The Carolina Theatre continues its film series Monday with “Purple Rain” starring Prince. On Tuesday, a young history buff goes on a romp through time in Terry Gilliam’s 1981 fantasy “Time Bandits.” On Wednesday, Chevy Chase and Bill Murray star in the 1980 comedy “Caddyshack.” On Thursday, “Blues Brothers” John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd go on a musical mission. Cary Grant is mistaken for a spy and finds himself on the run in Alfred Hitchcock’s “North by Northwest” on Friday. All screenings are at 7 p.m. Tickets are $7 for adults or $6 for students, teachers, seniors and military. Disney’s “Frozen” will also be shown at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday for the Carolina Kids Club. Tickets are $5 and include a snack pack. Live entertainment begins at 9:30 a.m. Tickets are available at the box office at 310 S. Greene St., by calling 336-333-2605 or at, which includes extra fees.



The High Point Arts Council presents Durham-based indie folk group Bombadil for the next Arts Splash summer concert from 6:30 to 8 p.m. today at the High Point Library Plaza at 901 N. Main St. in High Point. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnic dinners for this free concert. For information, call 336-889-2787 or visit



The Eastern Music Festival’s Young Artists Wind Ensemble will perform a complimentary concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Hayworth Fine Arts Center at High Point University in High Point. The concert is free. To reserve a seat, contact the campus concierge by calling 336-841-4636 or email



Yasu Ishida’s highly visual storytelling includes balloon haiku, in which balloon animals come to life through poetry, stories illustrated by Origami, magic and audience participation. Ishida will perform Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at Archdale Library, 10433 S. Main St. in Archdale, and 2 p.m. at Franklinville Elementary School, 162 Pine St. in Franklinville; and Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Ramseur Municipal Building, 724 Liberty St. in Ramseur, and 3:30 p.m. at Liberty Library, 239 S. Fayetteville St. in Liberty. The performances are free. For information, call the Asheboro Public Library at 336-318-6806.



The Fiddle & Bow Society presents multi-instrumentalist Randall Bramblett at 8 p.m. Friday at Upstage Cabaret at Triad Stage at 232 S. Elm St. in Greensboro. Bramblett has performed with Bonnie Raitt, The Allman Brothers Band, Steve Winwood, The Band, Gov’t Mule and Widespread Panic. Admission is $16 for Fiddle & Bow members and $18 for others. Visit


The Eastern Music Festival continues with the Eastern Chamber Players on Monday at the UNCG School of Music. The EMF Orchestra Fellows Recital will be held Tuesday at the theater at Well-Spring. Pianist William Wolfram performs Wednesday. The Young Artists Orchestra performs Thursday and Friday. The Eastern Music Festival Orchestra with violinist Jeffrey Multer performs Saturday. All performances are 8 p.m. at Dana Auditorium on the campus of Guilford College unless otherwise noted. For information and tickets, visit or call 336-272-0160.

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