Down East Folk Arts Society Concert – Kerry Grombacher
February 17 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Crystal Coast Civic Center: 3505 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557
Kerry Grombacher is a modern-day troubadour whose songs are rooted in the Western landscape. He’s played on stages as varied as the Newport Folk Festival, the Arizona Cowboy Poets Gathering, the New Orleans Jazz Fest and the parking lot of the Sands Motel in Grants, NM--where there’s a room named for him. His recordings are It Sings in the Hi-Line, Sands Motel, and Riding for the Brand. Belinda Gail, Gary Prescott, The Texas Trailhands, Earl Gleason, Duke Davis, Ed Stabler, Lorrie Keating, and Trails & Rails have covered his songs, and his “Close ‘em on Up” appears on the Putumayo compilation, Cowboy Playground.
International Film Series 2018: The Salesman
February 22 | 5:20 pm and 7:30 pm
Crystal Coast Civic Center: 3505 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557
Admission is FREE. Donations support the series. Bonus showing February 23 at 2:00 pm
Dinner at 6:00 pm. Enjoy cuisine that reflects the culture of the evening's movie. $30/person (dinner and one drink ticket) Cash bar available.
The Salesman (2016) Drama/Thriller from Iran
After their flat becomes damaged, Emad (Shahab Hosseini) and Rana (Taraneh Alidoosti), a young couple living in Tehran, Iran, must move into another apartment. Once relocated, a sudden eruption of violence linked to the previous tentant of their new home dramatically changes their lives, creating a simmering tension between husband and wife.
American Music Festival Series - Acronym
February 24 | 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
First Presbyterian: 1604 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557
These gutsy Troubadours seem more like a contemporary music group than a Baroque string band, so don't expect to hear anything stiff or artificial. Their sound is luxurious, their interpretations are expressive and warm and loaded with rhythmic surprises and unforgettable melodies.