Arts Listings, Oct. 2

October 1, 2013 

The premier of “The Uncanny Valley” will be at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, in the Black Box Theater of Swain Hall at UNC. The play about a man whose mind is uploaded to a robot will be performed by human actors and this Robothespian on Saturday, Oct. 5, Sunday, Oct. 6, and Thursday, Oct. 10, to Sunday, Oct. 13. Advance tickets are $5 for students, $10 for general admission. Tickets at the door are $8 for students, $12 for general admission. events.unc.edu/event/the-uncanny-valley, robothespian.co.uk.

COURTESY OF ANDREW DAVIS

MUSIC

ALOFT CHAPEL HILL: 1001 S. Hamilton Road. Tuesdays: Bibis Ellison and Dante. W xyz bar. 8-10 p.m. 919-932-7772.

ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. Oct. 2: Geoff Muldaur, Jim Kweskin. Oct. 4: Tim Eriksen & The Trio de Pumpkintown, Laurelyn Dossett. Oct. 6: Sarah McQuaid. 919-929-2787, artscenterlive.org.

CAFFE DRIADE: 1215-A E. Franklin St. Oct. 26: Joe Linus. caffedriade.com.

CAT’S CRADLE: 300 E. Main St., Carrboro. Oct. 4: Gregory Alan Isakov. Oct. 5: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club. Oct. 6: Unknown Mortal Orchestra. Oct. 7: Wavves. Oct. 8: Junip. Oct. 11: Zoso. Oct. 12: Jason Boland & The Stragglers, Eleanor Friedberger. Oct. 14: Electric Six. Oct. 16: Aaron Carter. Oct. 17: Watsky/Wax Hug a Hater Tour. Oct. 18: Lucius, Finch. Oct. 20: SOJA. Oct. 21: Crocodiles. Oct. 22: of Montreal. Nov. 2: Birdsmell. Nov. 3: The David Bromberg Band. Nov. 11: Red City Radio, Big D and the Kids Table. 919-967-9053, catscradle.com.

THE CAVE: 452 1/2 W. Franklin St. Oct. 23: Scary Cherry and the Bang Bangs. 919-968-9308, caverntavern.com.

THE DEPOT: 246 S. Nash St., Hillsborough. Oct. 26: Swift Creek.

HAW RIVER BALLROOM: 1711 Saxapahaw Bethlehem Church Road, Saxapahaw. Oct. 9: Aimee Mann. hawriverballroom.com.

HILL HALL: UNC campus. Oct. 8: Faculty Recital: Music for Solo Marimba. 919-962-1039, music.unc.edu.

HOLY TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH: 300 E. Rosemary St., Chapel Hill. Nov. 2: Cantari. voiceschapelhill.org/buy.

INTERNATIONALIST BOOKS AND COMMUNITY CENTER: 405 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. Oct. 8: Queer Folk Punk Show. 919-942-1740, internationalistbooks.org.

KENAN MUSIC BUILDING: UNC campus. Oct. 4: Fred and Gail Featuring Jazz for a Friday Afternoon. Oct. 5: Jass Workshop with Luis Bonella, Scholarship Benefit Concert (UNC Jazz Band and Charanga Carolina with Luis Bonilla). music.unc.edu.

KRAKEN: 2823 N.C. 54 W. Oct. 5: The Muggs.

LOCAL 506: 506 W. Franklin St. Oct. 4: Rabbit And The Hare. Oct. 9: Quasi. Oct. 17: No Bragging Rights. Oct. 20: The Moondoggies. 919-942-5506, local506.com.

MEMORIAL HALL: 114 E. Cameron Ave. Oct. 10: Scholarship Benefit Concert. Oct. 11: “The World Comes Here: Celebrating the Performing Arts at Carolina.” 919-843-3333, carolinaperformingarts.org.

NIGHTLIGHT: 405 W. Rosemary St. Oct. 12: Martin Bisi. nightlightclub.com.

PERSON RECITAL HALL: UNC campus. Oct. 4: Carolina Symposia in Music and Culture. music.unc.edu.

SHAKORI HILLS: 1439 Henderson Tanyard Road, Pittsboro. Oct. 11: Bombadil. 919-542-1746, shakorihills.org.

SONJA HAYNES STONE CENTER: UNC-Chapel Hill. Oct. 4-5: Festival on the Hill: Celebrating Congo: A Festival of Art and Advocacy. 919-962-9001, unc.edu/depts/stonecenter.

SOUTHERN VILLAGE: 400 Market St. Oct. 6: Steph Stewart & The Boyfriends. Oct. 13: Jefferson Hart & The Ghosts of the Old North State. Through Oct. 13: Every Sunday at 6 p.m. Sundays at Six outdoor concert series. southernvillage.com.

THE STATION: 201-C E. Main St., Carrboro. Oct. 3: Toy Soldiers. Oct. 18: Black Masala. 919-967-1967, thestationcarrboro.com.

UNITED CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL: 1321 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Oct. 5-6: Broadway Sings for Equality N.C. 919-229-4954.

RECEPTIONS/OPENINGS

CARRBORO BRANCH LIBRARY: 900 Old Fayetteville Road. Oct. 6: Fabric Art Workshop. 919-969-3006.

CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY: 1215 E. Franklin St. Oct. 11: Tom Terrell, “Fifty Shades of Grain: A Celebration of Wood.” 6-9 p.m. 919-636-4557, chapelhillartgallery.com.

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF CHAPEL HILL: 106 Purefoy Road. Until Oct. 25: “Brushes with Life: Art, Artists and Mental Illness.”

HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS: 121 N. Churton St. Oct. 25: Orange County Artists Guild open studio tour preview show. 6-9 p.m. 919-732-5001, hillsboroughgallery.com.

JANET RESNIK GALLERY: 132 Collins Mountain Road. Oct. 5: Fall Kiln Opening. janetresnikpottery.com.

NASHER MUSEUM OF ART: 2001 Campus Drive, Durham. Until Dec. 29: Doris Duke’s Shangri La. nasher.duke.edu/shangrila.

N.C. BOTANICAL GARDEN: Off Old Mason Farm Road. Oct. 6: Bill Alberti, Patricia Lockwood Davis, Lynn Schmoock, “Three Artists.” 3:30 p.m. ncbg.unc.edu.

THEATER/DANCE

ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St. Oct. 5: “Halloween Shorts.” 919-929-2787, artscenterlive.org.

DEEP DISH THEATER COMPANY: University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive. Oct. 25-Nov. 16: “A Queer Kiss.” Jan. 15-19: New Play Workshop. Feb. 22-March 22: “Arcadia.” May 2-24: “Life is a Dream.” 919-968-1515, deepdishtheater.org.

MEMORIAL HALL: Cameron Ave., UNC campus. Oct. 11: “The World Comes Here: Celebrating the Performing Arts at Carolina.” 919-843-3333, carolinaperformingarts.com.

PLAYMAKERS: Center for the Dramatic Art, UNC campus. Until Oct. 6: “The Mountaintop.” Nov. 2-Dec. 8: “Metamorphoses” and “The Tempest.” Jan. 22-Feb. 9: “Private Lives.” Feb. 26-March 16: “Love Alone.” April 2-20: “Assassins.” 919-962-PLAY, playmakersrep.org.

TOP OF THE HILL BACK BAR: 100 E. Franklin St. Tuesdays: Back Bar Comedy, 9 p.m.

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