Mu­sic/Dance Per­for­mances

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BELK THE­ATER AT BLU­MEN­THAL PER­FORM­ING ARTS CEN­TER—

Renowned ar­chi­tect Ce­sar Pelli de­signed this state-of-the-art the­ater that fea­tures a con­tem­po­rary Euro­pean horse­shoe ar­range­ment and world-class acous­tics. Up­com­ing: Char­lotte Sym­phony: Pixar in Con­cert, May 6; Char­lotte Sym­phony: Mahler Sym­phony No. 2, May 12; Neil deGrasse Tyson, June 12. Full sched­ule on­line. Ticket prices vary. www.blu­men­thalarts.org. 130 N. Tryon St., 704.372.1000.

CHAR­LOTTE BAL­LET—

Led by JeanPierre Bon­nefoux, this pro­fes­sional com­pany of dancers per­forms both clas­si­cal and con­tem­po­rary works. Up­com­ing: “In­spired Works,” June 1-3. www.char­lot­te­bal­let.org. Belk The­ater, 701 N. Tryon St., 704.372.1000. Map 2 H3

CHAR­LOTTE SYM­PHONY ORCHES­TRA—

The Char­lotte Sym­phony gives more than 100 per­for­mances each sea­son, in­clud­ing free, out­door con­certs in the sum­mer. It also op­er­ates the Ora­to­rio Singers, Cham­ber Singers, two youth or­ches­tras and the Youth Ora­to­rio. Founded in 1932, the sym­phony is now led by Mu­sic Di­rec­tor Christo­pher War­ren-Green. Up­com­ing: “Pixar in Con­cert,” May 6; Mahler Sym­phony No. 2, May 12-13; Mark O’Con­nor and Friends: Fid­dle & Blue Jeans, May 19. Full sched­ule on­line. Ticket prices vary. www.char­lottesym­phony.org. 128 S. Tryon St., 704.972.2000. Map 2 F5; Belk The­atre, 130 N. Tryon St., 704.372.1000.; Knight, The­ater, 430 S. Tryon St., 704.379.1257.

KNIGHT THE­ATER AT LEVINE CEN­TER FOR THE ARTS—

Knight The­ater seats more than a thou­sand peo­ple within and hosts a va­ri­ety of dance and mu­sic shows. Up­com­ing: “Cir­cus 1903: The Golden Age of Cir­cus,” May 2-7; Char­lotte Sym­phony: Alt­sounds: Fid­dles & Blue Jeans, May 19; Bela Fleck and Chris Thile, May 24; Char­lotte Bal­let: In­spired Works, June 1-3; Toto, June 7; “Fun Home,” June 27-July 2. Full sched­ule on­line. Ticket prices vary by event. www.blu­men­thalarts.org. 430 S. Tryon St., 704.372.1000.

MCGLOHON THE­ATER AT SPIRIT SQUARE—

This former bap­tist church sanc­tu­ary was re­stored and now hosts live mu­sic. It’s named in honor of Char­lotte’s leg­endary jazz pi­anist Loo­nis McGlohon. Up­com­ing: “The Big Sing,” May 5-6; The Naked Ma­gi­cians, May 10; 13th An­nual Char­ity Bach­e­lor Auc­tion, May 20; Ron­nie Laws and Wal­ter Beasley, June 9. Ticket prices vary. www.blu­men­thalarts.org. 345 N. Col­lege St., 704.372.1000.

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