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Weekly Scoop of Imurj

TONIGHT! Sound System Seven is playing a free show at Imurj after the Rebelution concert at Red Hat Ampitheatre Sound System Seven is a rockin' Ska / Reggae band from Raleigh, North Carolina. If you're looking for a fun time, you don't want to miss this...

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Your Guide to Free Concerts at Imurj – August Edition

Looking to enjoy some free local music? Here is a full list of all the free shows happening at Imurj during the month of August. Wednesday, August 7   Live Music Happy Hour from 4:30 to 6:30 featuring local artists.  4:30-5:30pm - Frances Eliza: Folk-Americana, jazz, and classical singer....

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Featured Visual Artist: Molly Cassidy

Molly Cassidy, the paper nymph, has been creating art for as long as she can remember. Her art can be seen during August at A Place at the Table in Imurj’s extension gallery.   [caption id="attachment_59633" align="alignnone" width="500"] United Front, by Molly Cassidy[/caption] Mixed Media Warrior of Hope Molly...

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Weekly Scoop of Imurj

TONIGHT! First Friday: Connections Matter & Smoke From All the Friction: Nuance Chapter 2 Release. Two great events you don't want to miss!   First Friday: Connections Matter   Imurj has partnered with Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina to create a visual art exhibit about the connections in a person’s...

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Featured Recording: “Home” by Essi

About the Track: Home is a song about leaving certain comfort zones that we call 'home'. I wrote it after a tragic event happened in my life.   In hindsight this event catapulted me into an array of new and exciting experiences and ideas. I met Robby Revenue...

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Weekly Scoop of Imurj

THIS SATURDAY, July 27th, Bare Theatre will put on ShakesQueer, a staged reading of the Bard's queerest content. This fundraising event goes towards reducing the costs for 2019-2020 shows, and has a $15 suggested donation at the door. The show starts at 7:00pm and you can...

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Weekly Scoop of Imurj

This Tuesday, July 23rd, Crooked Arrow Comedy takes the stage with a full line-up of comedians who identify as anything other than straight. This is an ally-friendly event that will have everyone laughing. Doors open at 8pm with a $5 cover charge. Find out more...

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Weekly Scoop of Imurj

Next Thursday July 18th, Imurj presents Artist Member Spotlight with Himtai, Kerry Long, and Franklin Boone. This free event starts at 8, with doors at 7. You definitely don't want to miss this!   Check out other great events Imurj has to offer here! ...

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Featured Visual Artist: Frank Kreacic

[caption id="attachment_59586" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Tuskegee by Frank Kreacic[/caption] Resin-ance In the heart of downtown Raleigh, Frank Kreacic combines his passion for art with passions for science fiction, history, comic books, and film to create a new art form: Resin-ance. Working at Moore Square Middle School as an...

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Featured Recording: June Again by Faster on Fire

The One That Got Away There’s something so compelling about a “one that got away” story, undoubtedly because so many of us have been there. “June Again” was inspired by a friend I met in college, who, after so many years, still texts me every year...

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