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Town of Cary's Weekend Update

Post Date:02/22/2017 1:13 PM
Check out the following events this weekend; for more, view our calendar!

Friday, February 24

Applause! Cary Youth Theatre: Still Life with Iris *NR*
Cary Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
When the rulers of Nocturno decide they want the perfect daughter, Iris is taken away from her friends, her mother, and her Past Coat, which holds all her memories. With only a button as a clue and some odd new friends to help her, Iris searches for information about her past and for the simplest of all things: home. For more, call (919) 462-2055 or visit Applause! Cary Youth Theatre.

OnStage @ The Cary: The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised] presented by Cary Players
The Cary Theater, 7:30 p.m.
Cary Players returns to The Cary with a little something for those who hate Shakespeare and for those who love him. This mashup of many of Shakespeare’s plays will keep audiences laughing, whether you’re a fan of his work or not. Tickets can be purchased online at www.etix.com, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Artists’ Reception: ART55
Cary Senior Center, 3-5 p.m.
This show will feature two-dimensional art made by local residents over the age of 55. Cheer on your favorite artists as awards will be given out at this reception. For more, call (919) 469-4081 or visit Cary Senior Center Program Guide.

Artist Reception: Carol Kroll - Contemporary Mixed Media Sculpture & Fine Craft
Page-Walker Arts and History Center, 6-8 p.m.
Medium: Lagenaria (hard shell gourd), Mixed
“A deeply felt connection to the natural world compels me to create art from nature. Inspired by their form, texture and history, I grow and use hard shell gourds as my substrate. My work is an exploration into the beauty and wonder of natures' designs; that which connects all of life.” – Carol Kroll. For more, call (919) 460-4963 or visit Gallery Exhibitions. Two other exhibitions which opened last month will also be on display: Amanda El Jaouhari: Soulful Strangers and Kulsum Tasnif: Journey to the Good Life.

Cary Art Loop
Various locations, 6-9 p.m.
Cary Art Loop’s Final Fridays highlights Triangle arts and culture in the Cary area offering extended hours for participating art galleries, restaurants, coffee houses, and other businesses that showcase visual arts, music and more! Look for entertainment hubs between downtown venues. For more, visit Cary Art Loop.

NCACA Baseball
USA Baseball National Training Complex, 3 p.m.
Penn State Nittany Lions, are in town and taking on Xavier Musketeers in a weekend series. For more, call Ronnie Rost at (919) 387-5844.

Saturday, February 25

Films @ The Cary: Elle
The Cary Theater, 2 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.etix.com, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Applause! Cary Youth Theatre: Still Life with Iris *NR*
Cary Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
When the rulers of Nocturno decide they want the perfect daughter, Iris is taken away from her friends, her mother, and her Past Coat, which holds all her memories. With only a button as a clue and some odd new friends to help her, Iris searches for information about her past and for the simplest of all things: home. For more, call (919) 462-2055 or visit Applause! Cary Youth Theatre.

OnStage @ The Cary: The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised] presented by Cary Players
The Cary Theater, 7:30 p.m.
Cary Players returns to The Cary with a little something for those who hate Shakespeare and for those who love him.  This mashup of many of Shakespeare’s plays will keep audiences laughing, whether you’re a fan of his work or not. Tickets can be purchased online at www.etix.com, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

NCACA Baseball
USA Baseball National Training Complex, 12 p.m.
Penn State Nittany Lions, are in town and taking on Xavier Musketeers for an action packed double header. For more, call Ronnie Rost at (919) 387-5844.

Sunday, February 26

OnStage @ The Cary: The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised] presented by Cary Players
The Cary Theater, 2 p.m.
Cary Players returns to The Cary with a little something for those who hate Shakespeare and for those who love him.  This mashup of many of Shakespeare’s plays will keep audiences laughing, whether you’re a fan of his work or not. Tickets can be purchased online at www.etix.com, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Applause! Cary Youth Theatre: Still Life with Iris *NR*
Cary Arts Center, 3 p.m.
When the rulers of Nocturno decide they want the perfect daughter, Iris is taken away from her friends, her mother, and her Past Coat, which holds all her memories. With only a button as a clue and some odd new friends to help her, Iris searches for information about her past and for the simplest of all things: home. For more, call (919) 462-2055 or visit Applause! Cary Youth Theatre.

NCACA Baseball
USA Baseball National Training Complex, 11 a.m.
Penn State Nittany Lions are in town and taking on Xavier Musketeers in a weekend series. For more, call Ronnie Rost at (919) 387-5844.

 

WEEKEND UPDATE is a publication distributed by the Town of Cary to help you plan your weekend. It gives the date, time, location, contact information, and a short description of activities sponsored in whole or in part by the Town during the upcoming Friday, Saturday and Sunday. An “NR” designation indicates that the activity has an associated news release, so check your files or visit us online for further details.

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PRIMARY CONTACTS:

Marie Maguire, Public Information Specialist, (919) 380-4227
Deanna Hawkes, Deputy Public Information Officer, (919) 462-3908
Susan Moran, Public Information Director, (919) 380-4240

 

 

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