Monday morning arts news, September 6


Monday, September 6

• Labor Day: University closed.

• Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown.

Tuesday, September 7 through Saturday, September 11

• Gregg Museum: Visit your museum! Galleries open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The first section of a new exhibition – Crossed Kalunga by the Stars and Other Acts of Resistance – has just opened, and features work by seven contemporary artists of color.

Thursday, September 9

• NC State LIVE: Free outdoor season launch party with a concert and food trucks. The Hamiltones have received a Grammy nomination for Best Traditional R&B Performance. Stafford Commons. Food trucks at 5:30 p.m., concert at 6 p.m. The new NC State LIVE t-shirt will be free for the first 75 students.

• Dance Program: This free master class with educator and choreographer Kristin Taylor Duncan will move through the aesthetics of modern, jazz, contemporary and African dance. Intended for intermediate dance level. Registration required. 6 p.m.

Friday, September 10

• Crafts Center: Exhibition opening reception for Genius Loci: The Art of Remembrance. Photographer Charles Moretz ’72 will speak. 5:30 p.m.

• University Theatre Out Loud Series: The House of Bernarda Alba adapted by Chay Yew. Out Loud is a casual theatre experience for first-time theatre-goers and seasoned theatre lovers alike. Attendees can read a character, pause the reading for discussion, or simply sit back and hear fellow attendees lend their voice to the show. Learn more and register. 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 11

• Crafts Center: Art of Remembrance. The NC State Crafts Center will host a memorial ceremony in Stewart Theatre to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Free; registration required. 7 p.m.


• The Department of Foreign Languages and Literature has announced a newly revised World Cultural Literacy Minor. The minor offers an opportunity for breadth and balance, especially for STEM students, in literature, history of art, history, music, philosophy, and religious studies.

• Have you registered for a fall crafts class? Check out the “Last Chance to Register” list for upcoming classes that still have seats available.

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