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WFDD Virtual Bar Meetups
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 5:30pm
WFDD Virtual Meeting
WFDD Virtual Book Club: The Vanishing Half
Saturday, August 8, 2020 -
WFDD Virtual Zoom Meeting
Greetings from Wilkesboro with The Kruger Brothers
Friday, July 31, 2020 -
Since their formal introduction to American audiences in 1997, The Kruger Brothers’ remarkable discipline, creativity and their ability to infuse classical music into folk music has resulted in a unique sound that has made them a fixture within the world of acoustic music. The honesty of their writing has since become a hallmark of the Wilkesboro, NC-based trio’s work.
iCan Do Lunch- A PLACE AT THE TABLE
Wednesday, June 24, 2020 -
Everybody deserves a PLACE AT THE TABLE to be heard, valued, accepted, and supported. JOIN us for the 9th annual iCan Do Lunch live stream event on Wednesday, June 24th to be broadcast virtually. Since we cannot serve you in person this year, bring your own lunch, snack or dessert! Beginning at 12:15 pm EST, tune in to hear pre-recorded messages from members, families, sponsors, and friends. At 12:30 pm EST a brief program will begin with special guests.
Emerson String Quartet
Sunday, July 26, 2020 -
The Emerson String Quartet has maintained its status as one of the world’s premier chamber music ensembles for more than four decades. “With musicians like this,” wrote a reviewer for The Times (London), “there must be some hope for humanity.” The quartet has made more than 30 acclaimed recordings, and has been honored with nine Grammys® (including two for Best Classical Album), three Gramophone Awards, the Avery Fisher Prize, and Musical America’s “Ensemble of the Year” award.
The Big Chill 2020
Sunday, July 19, 2020 (All day)
We can't be at bailey park, but you can still have a great time! Join us for a special hybrid BIG CHILL!! The Ice Cream Teams are going virtual, the Cold Callers are still calling for donations, and new for this year - Big Chill Mini Venues! Cafe Gelato, Wise Man Brewing and Incendiary Brewing will be welcoming Big Chill supporters with designated flavors and brews for Shalom! Let's make the best out of this unusual summer!
National Players presents “As You Like It”
Friday, July 24, 2020 -
Pre-registration required; event will expire at 6pm on Sunday, July 26.
Pianist with the Hair: Live from Paris
Sunday, July 19, 2020 -
Steinway artist Julian G, commonly referred to as “Pianist with the Hair” because of his distinctive look, is a renowned classical pianist and composer, who performs all over the world, in prestigious venues from New York’s Carnegie Hall to Singapore’s Symphony Stage, and has been featured on radio and TV in North America, Europe, and Asia. A classically trained pianist, Julian captivates his audience not only with his technical precision but also with his Woody Allen-ish wit. Julian invites his audience to abandon all preconceived notions about classical concerts.
Introducing Sarah Jones and friends* (who live in her head)…
Saturday, July 18, 2020 -
Called “a master of the genre” by The New York Times, Sarah Jones is a Tony® and Obie Award-winning performer and writer known for her multi-character, one-person shows (Broadway hit Bridge & Tunnel, originally produced by Oscar® winner Meryl Streep, and her current, critically-acclaimed show Sell/Buy/Date). Renowned as “a one-woman global village,” she has given multiple mainstage TED Talks garnering millions of views, and performed at The White House for President and First Lady Obama.
“My Life in the Theatre:” NC Black Repertory Company Artistic Director Jackie Alexander
Friday, July 17, 2020 -
Sit down for an informal and compelling chat with Winston-Salem-based NC Black Rep Artistic Director Jackie Alexander as the award-winning playwright-director talks about the history of the acclaimed company and the importance of sharing the black experience on the stage. A native of New Orleans, Jackie Alexander is an award-winning actor, writer, producer, director, former Artistic Director of The Billie Holiday Theatre in New York, and current Artistic Director of North Carolina Black Repertory Company, producers of The National Black Theatre Festival.
Sunday, July 12, 2020 -
With an international reputation as one of the most popular brass ensembles today, Canadian Brass has truly earned the distinction of “the world’s most famous brass group.” Masters of concert presentations, Canadian Brass has developed a uniquely engaging stage presence and rapport with audiences. Each of their concerts ranges from trademark Baroque and Dixieland tunes to new compositions and arrangements created especially for them – from formal classical presentation to music served up with lively dialogue and theatrical effects.
Parsons Dance: ‘Caught’ at Home
Saturday, July 11, 2020 -
Enjoy this select program featuring archival gems, glimpses of the dancers at home, and sneak peeks of the world premieres that were scheduled for The Joyce this spring. Known for their remarkable athleticism and stunning ensemble work, Parsons Dance brings exuberance, joy and passion to any stage. Flawlessly fusing the gestures and movements that comprise modern dance with the discipline and precision of a classical dance company, the company is internationally renowned. Stunning works, like the iconic Caught, exemplify this company’s innovation and huge audience appeal.