Mar 17-22, 2015

‘Kinky Boots’

This national touring production of the six-Tony winner, including "best musical," follows a struggling shoe-factory owner who's inspired by Lola, an entertainer who needs sturdy stilettos. Tue-Thu 7:30 pm, Fri-Sat 8 pm; also 2 pm Sat and 1:30 & 7 pm Sun. Tickets from $20. Belk Theater, 130 N. Tryon St.

Feb 09-11, 2015

Oral Fixation: Two Peas in a Pod

Just when you thought Oral Fixation could be hitting a plateau, they hit ya with their best Valentine’s show yet! Dallas’ ever-buzzier live storytelling series for adults will bring you a wonderful date-night-out evening of true, personal tale on the theme, “Two Peas in a Pod.”  On February 9th at the Wyly Studio Theatre and on February 11th at Texas Theatre in Oak Cliff, both at 8pm, seven Dallasites will reveal the raw, real truth about that one person without whom life wouldn’t be the same.

Mar 21, 2015

The Oyster Roast Revived

Enjoy oysters roasted outside in the true Southern coastal tradition at historic Rosedale Plantation, along with the usual sides. The event from 2 to 5 pm also includes beer for adults, games for the kiddies, cornhole, croquet and an art station, plus hot dogs, hamburgers and side "fixin's." Proceeds benefit ongoing plantation restoration efforts. Admission $35 before March 12, $45 after March 12.

Mar 18, 2015

Sarah McLachlan in Concert

The multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter performs as part of her North American Shine On tour. Tickets from $55. 8 pm, Ovens Auditorium.

Mar 07, 2015

Run Jen Run

This third annual run, a 5k, is staged at Symphony Park in SouthPark with all proceeds benefiting the GoJenGo Foundation, a group that assists people in their fight against breast cancer. 8 am,

Apr 23-25, 2015

Charlotte Symphony: Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2

Part of the symphony's Classics Series, this concert features Yulianna Avdeeva on piano. 7:30 pm Thu, 8 pm Fri-Sat; Belk Theater. Tickets from $19.

Apr 17, 2015

Charlotte Symphony: ‘A Night in New York’

Featuring classics from Bernstein's "West Side Story " and Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue" and "On the Town," as well as the Apprentice Dancers From Charlotte Ballet, this production at Knight Theater at Levine Center for the Arts is part of the symphony's KnightSounds Series. Tickets from $19.

Mar 27, 2015

Charlotte Symphony: ‘Barber, Copland & Berstein’

As part of the symphony's Classics Series, this concert features Calin Lupanu on violin and the Oratorio Singers of Charlotte. 8 pm, Belk Theater. Tickets from $19.

Mar 21, 2015

Charlotte Symphony: ‘The Music of Led Zeppelin’

With show creator Brent Havens conducting and the symphony accompanying a five-piece band fronted by Randy Jackson, be treated to such classics as "Stairway to Heaven," "Heartbreaker" and "Immigrant Song" as part of the Pops Series. Ovens Auditorium, 8 pm. Tickets from $25.

Mar 13-14, 2015

Charlotte Symphony: Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 2

Part of the symphony's Classics Series, this concert at Belk Theater features Christopher Warren-Green conducting and Pekka Kuusisto on violin. 8 pm both days; tickets from $19.