WED July 25
The Barn Dinner Theatre; 120 Stage Coach Trail, Greensboro; www. barndinner.com; 6 p.m.; $40
The Legacy take you back to the days of the Drifters, the Coasters, the Jacksons, Earth Wind & Fire, the Temptations and so many more legendary icons. Featuring high energy dancing and singing, you will be transported back to one of the most influential periods in American musical history.
THURS July 26
War Memorial Auditorium, Greensboro Coliseum Complex; 1921 W. Lee St., Greensboro; 800.745.3000; www. greensborocoliseum. com; 7 p.m.; $45
Due to popular demand, America’s premier comedian is hitting the road in a return to his first love: stand-up comedy. Hailed as “the master stand-up comic of his generation” and “the best comedian of our time” in a Washington Post article by Tom Shales, Jerry Seinfeld has an uncanny ability to joke about the little things in life that relate to audiences everywhere.
FRI July 27
SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK: AS YOU LIKE IT
Barber Park; 1500 Dans Road, Greensboro; 336.373.2026; 5:30 p.m.; FREE
This play is one of Shakespeare’s beloved comedies, featuring love, deception and misinterpretation. The beautiful speech, “All the world’s a stage,” originated in this play. We invite you to pack a picnic and enjoy As You Like It the way it was originally presented, outside.
SAT July 28
Krankie’s Coffee; 211 E. 3rd St., Winston-Salem; www.ws-shuffle.org; 7 p.m.; $5
Don’t miss this monthly “shuffle” event that is structured much like a poetry slam, providing an opportunity for any genre and performance type to compete for a cash prize. The Winston- Salem shuffle is an ongoing attempt to create a “musical scene incubator.” Be part of the best show in town. You might even steal it!
SUN July 29
Community Arts Cafe; 411 W. 4th St., Winston- Salem; 336.745.0853; www.peppercorntheatre.org; 1 p.m.; $10
Join Peppercorn Children’s Theatre for an afternoon of fun, games, and more at the first ever carnival. Tickets are $10 at the door, but adults get in for free with admission of a child!
TUES July 31
NANCY HAYES, NANU LINDGREN LAROSEE EXHIBIT
Artworks Gallery; 564 N. Trade St., Winston-Salem; 336.723.5890; www.artworks-gallery.org; 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; FREE
Nancy Hayes continues a theme developed over several years of paying homage to Earth’s creatures from the back porch to the back woods and beyond. Nanu LaRosee made quick sketches during lunch break outside the library where she works, concentrating on creating strong compositions that describe the space even while flattening it out, then using the drawings as a basis for larger paintings, using her memory and imagination for color.
WED Aug. 1
SLIP AND SCORE: HAND-BUILDING WITH CLAY
ArtQuest; 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro; 373.333.7460; www. greenhillcenter.org; 12:30 p.m.; $5
Experiment making a slab (okay, a clay pancake) then score the edges, slide on some slip and voila! You have made a slab construction — make a box, a bowl or anything you can imagine.
And... add transportation to the collaborative cartoon clay town.
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