Mark your calendars! Blues singer Eric Bibb to perform in Concord, Jan. 16

Eric Bibb | Blues

Friday, January 16, 2016On Stage at the Davis
8 pm


Blues singer, Eric Bibb will perform in Concord, for the Cabarrus Arts Council at the Davis Theatre on Jan. 16. Tickets are $34 plus tax.

A four-decade career, 35 albums, countless radio and television shows and non-stop touring have given blues guitar master Eric Bibb a world view that’s tempered by curiosity and compassion, and the ability to see himself in other peoples’ shoes.  He has toured all over the world and been nominated for a Grammy as well as four Blues Music Awards.

Taking submissions for Modern Film Fest @ the Gem Theatre

Kannapolis Arts and Modern Film Fest at the Gem Theatre are currently taking submissions for a short film competition with a $250 prize for the winning short film.  All films should be 20 minutes or less and it’s just $15 to submit!  Open to any genre, but please keep it family friendly and a PG to PG-13 rating. Good luck and look forward to the entries!

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Ursula Vernon named as Artist Guest of Honor for Concord based sci-fi convention ConCarolinas

The Concord based  ConCarolinas has announced Ursula Vernon as their 2016 Artist Guest of Honor.  Ursula, a ursula vernonnative of North Carolina, is an award winning artist and author.  She has won a Hugo Award, a Nebula Award, a WFSA Small Press award, the Web Cartoonist’s Choice Award, a Mythopoeic Fantasy Award, and has been nominated for many other awards.

You can find Ursula on the web at the following sites:

ConCarolinas runs from June 2 to June 5, 2016 at Embassy Suites Charlotte – Concord/Golf Resort & Spa.

Kannapolis Arts is looking for carolers for Dec. 4’s First Friday in Salisbury

The Kannapolis Arts crew will be out at the First Friday in Salisbury on Dec. 4 for Salisbury Sings in the Season and we want YOU to join us! We will be singing a selection of Christmas carols, solid, old favorites and we will be taking a page from the Pop-Up Chorus that meets in Raleigh where a song is selected and a group meet up, almost in a flash mob style, to start singing together. The goal is to come out and sing with enthusiasm!

We will meet at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4  outside of Dead Ed’s, 123 E Innes St, Salisbury. You know the classics, which we will all be singing!

Want to join us? Please sign up on our event invite here!