Arts Listings, Dec. 27

December 27, 2013 

Festivals/Events

NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY

A New Year’s Eve party to benefit the Durham Jazz Workshop’s scholarship program will be at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, at 4608-L Industry Lane. There will be music by the Dave Finucane QT, Lois Deloatch, Scott Sawyer, Dan Davis and Jim Stephens. Tickets are $50. 919-486-5299, durhamjazzworkshop.org.

ART OF COOL NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATION

Yahzarah will perform at the Art of Cool New Year’s Eve Celebration from 10 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, to 2 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at Cuban Revolution Restaurant & Bar, 318 Blackwell St. Ticket prices start at $65. cubanaocnye2014.eventbrite.com

HIP MUSIC FESTIVAL

The HIP (Historically Informed Performance) Music Festival will be from Tuesday, Jan. 21, to Friday, Feb. 7, in Chapel Hill, Durham and Raleigh. mallarmemusic.org.

Classes

DURHAM ARTS COUNCIL

Registration for winter and spring classes is open. durhamarts.org.

Music

CAROLINA THEATRE

309 W. Morgan St. Jan. 16: Bettye LaVette. Jan. 18: Carolina Idol talent competition. Jan. 25: “A Cappella Jam.” Feb. 5: America. Feb. 7: Travis Tritt. Feb. 9: Buddy Guy. Feb. 12: Pat Metheny, Chris Potter, Antonio Sanchez, Ben Williams, Giulio Carmassi. Feb. 13: Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, Valerie June. Feb. 14: Jon Batiste. Feb. 15: The Wailin’ Jennys. Feb. 16: “Romantic European Riches.” Feb. 24: Brett Dennen. Feb. 28: The Mavericks. 919-560-3030, www.carolinatheatre.org.

CASBAH

1007 W. Main St. Dec. 28: Straight-8s, Phatlynx, “Casbah Farewell Show.” Dec. 31: Peter Lamb and the Wolves, Bullfrog and the Connoisseurs. 919-687-6969, casbahdurham.com.

DURHAM PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

123 Vivian St. Jan. 11: Patti LaBelle. Jan. 31: Pixies, Cults. Feb. 8: Gov’t Mule. March 8: Celtic Woman. March 18: The Moody Blues. March 20: The Ten Tenors-On Broadway. March 24: Crosby, Stills and Nash. March 27: Zakir Hussain. April 6: Get The Led Out. May 9: Brit Floyd. dpacnc.org.

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

305 E. Main St. Feb. 2: Mallarmé Chamber Players, “Baroque Hipsters.”

MOTORCO MUSIC HALL

723 Rigsbee Ave. Dec. 26: After Christmas Special. Dec. 27: Among Giants, Hissy Fits, Wolves & Wolves & Wolves & Wolves. Dec. 28: “Bluegrass Homecoming Bash,” Collapsis. Dec. 29: Fields of Mars, Gentle Robot, Henbrain. Dec. 31: “Motorboat New Year’s Eve Party.” Jan. 3: Ray Dafrico and the Ray City Rollers, Drunken Prayer, The Piedmontsmen. Jan. 5: Ex Friends, Headfirst for Halos, Awkward Friends. Jan. 15: The Commanders. Jan. 23: Lowland Hum, Look Homeward. Jan. 24: Django Haskins, Gary Louris. Jan. 26: Anna Rose Beck. motorcomusic.com.

PAPA MOJO’S ROADHOUSE

5410-Y N.C. 55. Dec. 27: Angie and the Cool Network. Dec. 28: Beauty Operators. 919-361-2222, papamojosroadhouse.com.

PINHOOK

117 W. Main St. Dec. 28: Money Cannot Be Eaten, Ears to the Ground Family, Cracker and the Doctor. Dec. 31: Made of Oak, DJ Dudefemme. Jan. 1: Bit Brigade, The Bronzed Chorus. Jan. 2: Fanghole, Furnace Head, Thera Roya. Jan. 4: Five Points Rounders, “Rowdy Square Dance.” Jan. 8: “Molina - A Memorial Electric Co.” Jan. 9: Totally Slow, The Bastages, The B-Side Project. Jan. 10: “Mods & Rockers Revue.” Jan. 29: Ras Kass, Copywrite. Jan. 31: Le1f. 919-667-1100, thepinhook.com.

SHARP NINE GALLERY

4608 Industry Lane. Jan. 11: Ernest Turner Trio, Larry Q. Draughn, Kenny Phelps-McKeown. Jan. 18: Scott Sawyer, Dave Finucane Duo. Jan. 21: North Carolina Jazz Repertory Orchestra. Jan. 25: Al Neese Project. Feb. 8: Kate McGarry, Keith Ganz Duo. 919-486-5299, durhamjazzworkshop.org.

Receptions/Openings

VEGA METALS

214 Hunt St. Saturdays: Art Market. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. 919-688-8267, www.vegametals.com.

Theater/Dance

CAROLINA THEATRE

309 W. Morgan St.Jan. 11: Drew Carey. Jan. 18: “Ridin Wit’ Joe Crack.” Feb. 8: “Defending the Caveman.” March 12: Scott Simon. March 13: Jim Jefferies. March 27-30: “The Sorcerer.” March 28: Jay Leno. April 8-13: “The Wizard of Oz.” April 29-30: “American Idiot.” May 3: Carolina Ballet, “Romeo and Juliet.” May 10: Brian Regan. May 13-18: “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” May 30-June 1: “Mamma Mia!” 919-560-3030, carolinatheatre.org.

DURHAM PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

123 Vivian St. Jan. 21-26: “Once.” Feb. 1-2: “Tyler Perry’s Hell Hath No Fury Like a Woman Scorned.” Feb. 11: “The Book of Mormon.” March. 11-16: “Evita.” March 28: Jay Leno. May 10: Brian Regan. dpacnc.org.

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