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  • One of Fifty Seeds, and exhibit by Staton Davis

    Staton Davis

     

    One of Fifty Seeds, features masterful ceramic work by artist Staton Davis. In this body of work Staton applies surreal imagery to explore the complex human behaviors that we utilize for the survival of our species.

     

    Location TA Loving Gallery
    Event starts: Tuesday 22 November 2016 08:00am
    Event ends: Friday 23 December 2016
    Opening Reception 11/22/16, 5pm-7pm

    Nov 22, 2016 08:00am - Dec 23, 2016  

     

  • 11th Annual Gingerbread House Display and Contest

    Join the fun by entering your holiday confection in our Annual Gingerbread House Competition. 

    Start planning your gingerbread creations! This display has become a fun holiday tradition.

    Entry Fee: $10 per entry

    Categories: Ages 5-10, Ages 11-17, Adults 18 and up and Professionals

    Dates:

    Entries accepted Nov. 17 & 18, 9am to 7pm & Nov. 19, 2-7pm

    Entries Judged Nov.21

    Entries displayed @ The Arts Council of Wayne County until Dec.23

    Pick up Dec.22, 9am-7pm, Dec. 23 9am-12pm

    Awards:

    All award winners receive a ribbon. Kid’s Prizes: 1st Place, 2nd Place, & 3rd Place-Art Kit

    Adult: 1st Place- $150, 2nd Place-$50, 3rd Place-$25

    *Professionals see item #7 below

    Requirements:

    1. Your creation does not have to be a house. It can be a barn, car, castle, church, train or other type of structure.
    2. The walls of the structure must be made of gingerbread (though pretzel cabins are also welcome for the display!)
    3. The structure must be on a sturdy base, not made of gingerbread.
    4. Everything in the scene must be edible.
    5. Adult entries must be original creations, do not use kits or store bought gingerbread houses, please.
    6. Children may use kits, but no pre-constructed gingerbread houses.
    7. Professionals- We welcome entries from professional bakers and cake decorators. Although there is no cash prize for this category, professionals can display their business information with their creations. This is a great way to be a part of a holiday tradition and promote your business. (A ‘professional’ is defined as any person who is employed as a culinary professional, including chefs. Bakers, pastry chefs, or professional cake decorators.)
    8. Teams- the ACWC welcomes team entries in the competition. Please note that your team’s award category will be based on the oldest member of your team.

    Houses may be for sale but are not required to be.

    The ACWC retains 35% of all sales. For questions or more information

    Call the ACWC (919)736-3300 or email Sarah@ArtsInWayne.org.

    *Space is limited. While there are no size requirements for your gingerbread creations, please be aware that we will need to accommodate many other displays as well. Keep this in mind when planning the base of your house.

     

    Location ACWC Main Gallery
    Contact Sarah@ArtsInWayne.org
    Event starts: Tuesday 22 November 2016 09:00am
    Event ends: Friday 23 December 2016 05:00pm

    Nov 22, 2016 09:00am - Dec 23, 2016  05:00pm

     

  • Open Mic Night

    Looking for a place to share your talent? Look no further! You don't want to miss Open Mic Nights at the ACWC.


    2nd Thursday of each month – 6:30pm to 8:30pm (new times!)


    Musicians, singers, spoken word performers, creative thinkers...we want to hear from you. It's free and everyone is welcome. Join us!


    For more information call 919-736-3300.
    Location: Main Gallery, First Floor
    Individual Price: Free

    Contact Here
    Event starts: Thursday 08 December 2016 06:30pm
    Event ends: Thursday 08 December 2016 08:30pm

    Dec 8, 2016 06:30pm - Dec 8, 2016  08:30pm

     

  • PNC presents Wayne County Jazz Showcase

    This monthly jazz concert is held on the third Friday. If you are a lover of jazz music, you will not want to miss this performance of our area's most talented musicians.

    FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

    Featured artist Larry Draughn with a tribute to Nina Simone

    PNC presents Wayne County Jazz Showcase shows are programmed by musician Eric Xavier Dawson.

    http://www.waynecountyjazzshowcase.com/ 

    Location Arts Council of Wayne County - Main Gallery
    Contact Here
    Event starts: Friday 16 December 2016 07:00am
    Event ends: Friday 16 December 2016 09:30pm

    Dec 16, 2016 07:00am - Dec 16, 2016  09:30pm

     

  • The Nutcracker Ballet as part of The Dunn Performing Art Series

    Goldsboro Ballet
    December 17, 2017 at 6:00
     
     
    This is our 35th annual presentation of The Nutcracker Ballet. Join with Clara as she battles with mice, dances with snowflakes and travels thru the Land of Sweets.
     
     
     

    Location Dunn Center for the Performing Arts 3400 N Wesleyan Blvd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804
    Contact 919-778-0888
    Event starts: Saturday 17 December 2016 06:00pm
    Event ends: Saturday 17 December 2016
    Tickets can be bought after Aug. 1, 2016- $10.00
    Dunn Center for the Performing Arts- http://www.ncwc.edu/arts/dunncenter/order. 252-985-5197
    800-303-5097
    10 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday
    goldsboroballet.com

    Dec 17, 2016 06:00pm - Dec 17, 2016  

     

  • Community Drum Circle

    6pm to 8pm, Main Gallery
    Don't miss this evening of rhythm, relaxation, and inspiration. It's free and everyone is welcome. No exeperience necessary.
    Location: Main Gallery, First Floor
    Individual Price: Free

    Location ACWC Main Gallery
    Contact Here
    Event starts: Friday 23 December 2016
    Event ends: Friday 23 December 2016

    Dec 23, 2016 - Dec 23, 2016  

     

  • ACWC Closed for the Holidays

    Happy holidays!!

    Event starts: Friday 23 December 2016 08:00am
    Event ends: Tuesday 03 January 2017 09:00am

    Dec 23, 2016 08:00am - Jan 3, 2017  09:00am

     

  • Community Drum Circle

    6pm to 8pm, Main Gallery
    Don't miss this evening of rhythm, relaxation, and inspiration. It's free and everyone is welcome. No exeperience necessary.
    Location: Main Gallery, First Floor
    Individual Price: Free

    Contact Here
    Event starts: Friday 23 December 2016 06:00pm
    Event ends: Friday 23 December 2016 08:00pm

    Dec 23, 2016 06:00pm - Dec 23, 2016  08:00pm

     

  • Tim Meadows

     
    Paramount Performing Arts Series
    Friday, January 27, 2017 at 7:30pm
     
    Tim Meadows is an American actor and comedian best known as one of the longest running cast members on Saturday Night Live, where he served for ten seasons. His trademark character, Leon Phelps (a.k.a. “The Ladies Man”) was created during his time on SNL and starred in his own feature length film. 
     
     

    Location Paramount Theatre located at 139 S. Center Street, Goldsboro, NC 27530
    Contact (919) 583-8432
    Event starts: Friday 27 January 2017 07:30pm
    Event ends: Friday 27 January 2017
    Reserved seating tickets are $37/each
    Purchase tickets at the Paramount Theatre Box Office located inside the theatre
    www.goldsboroparamount.com

    Jan 27, 2017 07:30pm - Jan 27, 2017  

     

  • The Malpass Brothers

     
    Paramount Performing Arts Series
    Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 3:00pm
     
    The Malpass Brothers are as authentic as stone-ground grits, country ham & red-eye gravy, hush puppies & chopped pork barbecue…and they’re every bit as good. It doesn’t matter if you’re already a fan of classic old-time “real” country music when you take your seat, you will be by the time you leave the hall. 
     
     
     

    Location Paramount Theatre located at 139 S. Center Street, Goldsboro, NC 27530
    Contact (919) 583-8432
    Event starts: Sunday 29 January 2017 03:00pm
    Event ends: Sunday 29 January 2017 05:00pm
    Reserved seating tickets are $20/each ($10/ ages 18 & under)
    Purchase tickets at the Paramount Theatre Box Office located inside the theatre
    www.goldsboroparamount.com

    Jan 29, 2017 03:00pm - Jan 29, 2017  05:00pm