Happy Friday Charlotte! In just a few hours many of you will have 48 hours to do whatever you want! And you’re in luck, Charlotte Culture Guide can answer that nagging question, “what am I going to do this weekend?” Here is just a small sampling of all the great things there are to do in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County this weekend.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Sharpen your stilettos because the biggest and baddest musical of all time will be rocking the ATC stage this Summer!
Fri., July 29 – Sat., Aug. 13
Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte
Brother Rabbitt Spinning Free
The power of storytelling takes center stage in a multicultural production inspired by the people who have made the Carolina region their home.
Fri., July 29 – Fri., Aug. 5
Various library locations through Charlotte-Mecklenburg
Shakespeare at the Movies: Richard III
Sir Lawrence Olivier is magnetically evil as the 14th century monarch who hacked his way up the royal food chain, only to discover the throne was as rickety as ever.
Sat., July 31 @ 1:30pm
2011 Bon Odori Festival
There will be a “Bon Odori” Japanese dance performance and a Japanese drum performance by “Matsuri-za.
Sat., July 30 @ 11am
On Q Season 3: Sound of Music Kickoff
This one-night-only show will feature amazing musical talents who will share their instrumental and vocal gifts with the Charlotte community as they interpret each genre in the season.
Fri., July 29 @ 8pm
A mother. A daughter. 3 possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget!
Fri., July 29 – Sun., July 31
Southern Culture on the Skids
Recently described by Dwight Yoakam (in Filter) as “really on the outside, like Dick Dale meets Hank Thompson,” SCOTS have mixed high and low culture for decades, endlessly touring, serving up moonshine martinis and poultry picking for fans everywhere.
Fri., July 29 @ 9pm
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