Upcoming Events

September 11, 2014

5 by O. Henry Opening Night Gala Evening with the English Speaking Union

English Speaking Union 2014

You’re invited to a Gala Evening on the occasion of O. Henry’s 152nd birthday and Opening Night of the 5 by O. Henry Plays.

 

Cocktail buffet with heavy hors d’oeuvres at 5 p.m., followed by the plays. Reservations, at $40 per person, includes play tickets. Business casual dress suggested.

 

To make a reservation, please mail your check, payable to the ESU, to Mr. George Robison III, 711 Dover Rd., Greensboro, NC 27408. Reservation deadline is Monday, September 8.

 

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Start: September 11, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 11, 2014 6:30 pm
Cost: $40 per person

5 by O. Henry Plays

5 short stories in one evening on the museum stage, with live vintage music – it’d just make Greensboro’s own O. Henry proud. We promise you’ll leave happier than when you came and that you’ll be simply delighted by the talent and surprises in store.

This year’s playbill, created with flair by playwright Joseph Hoesl and artistic director Barbara Britton, features Proof of the Pudding, Elsie in New York, The Guilty Party, The Third Ingredient and The Girl and the Graft.

Tickets are now on sale in the Museum Shop, through the Museum Shop website and by calling 373.2949. $16 General Admission, $15 Seniors and Students and $13 Museum Members, plus sales tax. See listing for a Gala Evening for Opening Night with the English Speaking Union.

With thanks to Presenting Sponsor WellSpring and Production Sponsor O. Henry Hotel

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Start: September 11, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 11, 2014 9:00 pm

September 12, 2014

5 by O. Henry Plays – Wait List

Update! This performance now WAIT LIST …

 

For Friday night, September 12 only, prior to the show, enjoy a complimentary tasting from Zoes Kitchen of the Shops at Friendly Center. TICKETS SELLING FAST FOR THIS PERFORMANCE!

 

5 short stories in one evening on the museum stage, with live vintage music – it’d just make Greensboro’s own O. Henry proud. We promise you’ll leave happier than when you came and that you’ll be simply delighted by the talent and surprises in store.

This year’s playbill, created with flair by playwright Joseph Hoesl and artistic director Barbara Britton, features Proof of the Pudding, Elsie in New York, The Guilty Party, The Third Ingredient and The Girl and the Graft.

Tickets are now on sale in the Museum Shop, through the Museum Shop website and by calling 373.2949. $16 General Admission, $15 Seniors and Students and $13 Museum Members, plus sales tax.

With thanks to Presenting Sponsor WellSpring and Production Sponsor O. Henry Hotel

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Start: September 12, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 12, 2014 9:00 pm

September 13, 2014

5 by O. Henry Plays Matinee

5 short stories in one afternoon on the museum stage, with live vintage music – it’d just make Greensboro’s own O. Henry proud. We promise you’ll leave happier than when you came and that you’ll be simply delighted by the talent and all the surprises in store.

This year’s playbill, created with flair by playwright Joseph Hoesl and artistic director Barbara Britton, features Proof of the Pudding, Elsie in New York, The Guilty Party, The Third Ingredient and The Girl and the Graft.

Tickets are now on sale in the Museum Shop, through the Museum Shop website and by calling 373.2949. $16 General Admission, $15 Seniors and Students and $13 Museum Members, plus sales tax.

With thanks to Presenting Sponsor WellSpring and Production Sponsor O. Henry Hotel

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Start: September 13, 2014 3:00 pm
End: September 13, 2014 4:30 pm

5 by O. Henry Plays

5 short stories in one evening on the museum stage, with live vintage music – it’d just make Greensboro’s own O. Henry proud. We promise you’ll leave happier than when you came and that you’ll be simply delighted by the talent and surprises in store.

This year’s playbill, created with flair by playwright Joseph Hoesl and artistic director Barbara Britton, features Proof of the Pudding, Elsie in New York, The Guilty Party, The Third Ingredient and The Girl and the Graft.

Tickets are now on sale in the Museum Shop, through the Museum Shop website and by calling 373.2949. $16 General Admission, $15 Seniors and Students and $13 Museum Members, plus sales tax.

With thanks to Presenting Sponsor WellSpring and Production Sponsor O. Henry Hotel

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Start: September 13, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 13, 2014 9:00 pm

September 14, 2014

5 by O. Henry Plays Matinee

5 short stories in one afternoon on the museum stage, with live vintage music – it’d just make Greensboro’s own O. Henry proud. We promise you’ll leave happier than when you came and that you’ll be simply delighted by the talent and all the surprises in store.

This year’s playbill, created with flair by playwright Joseph Hoesl and artistic director Barbara Britton, features Proof of the Pudding, Elsie in New York, The Guilty Party, The Third Ingredient and The Girl and the Graft.

Tickets are now on sale in the Museum Shop, through the Museum Shop website and by calling 373.2949. $16 General Admission, $15 Seniors and Students and $13 Museum Members, plus sales tax.

With thanks to Presenting Sponsor WellSpring and Production Sponsor O. Henry Hotel

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Start: September 14, 2014 3:00 pm
End: September 14, 2014 4:30 pm

September 15, 2014

Museum Guild Meeting: Elizabeth Hudson, Our State Magazine

There is always something new to learn and interesting people to meet at Museum Guild meetings. At our first meeting of the season, meet and hear from Elizabeth Hudson, Editor-in- Chief of Our State Magazine.

 

Social time begins at 10, followed by the program at 10:30. Guests are welcome – please call 336.272.2438 for more information. Please join us.

Start: September 15, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 15, 2014 11:30 am

September 18, 2014

5 by O. Henry Plays

5 short stories in one evening on the museum stage, with live vintage music – it’d just make Greensboro’s own O. Henry proud. We promise you’ll leave happier than when you came and that you’ll be simply delighted by the talent and all the surprises in store.

This year’s playbill, created with flair by playwright Joseph Hoesl and artistic director Barbara Britton, features Proof of the Pudding, Elsie in New York, The Guilty Party, The Third Ingredient and The Girl and the Graft.

Tickets are now on sale in the Museum Shop, through the Museum Shop website and by calling 373.2949. $16 General Admission, $15 Seniors and Students and $13 Museum Members, plus sales tax.

With thanks to Presenting Sponsor WellSpring and Production Sponsor O. Henry Hotel

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Start: September 18, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 18, 2014 9:00 pm

September 19, 2014

5 by O. Henry Plays

5 short stories in one evening on the museum stage, with live vintage music – it’d just make Greensboro’s own O. Henry proud. We promise you’ll leave happier than when you came and that you’ll be simply delighted by the talent and surprises in store.

This year’s playbill, created with flair by playwright Joseph Hoesl and artistic director Barbara Britton, features Proof of the Pudding, Elsie in New York, The Guilty Party, The Third Ingredient and The Girl and the Graft.

Tickets go on sale beginning Tuesday, August 26 in the Museum Shop, through the Museum Shop website and by calling 373.2949. $16 General Admission, $15 Seniors and Students and $13 Museum Members, plus sales tax. An official 17Days Arts Greensboro event!

With thanks to Presenting Sponsor WellSpring and Production Sponsor O. Henry Hotel

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Start: September 19, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 19, 2014 9:00 pm

September 20, 2014

5 by O. Henry Plays Matinee

5 short stories in one afternoon on the museum stage, with live vintage music – it’d just make Greensboro’s own O. Henry proud. We promise you’ll leave happier than when you came and that you’ll be simply delighted by the talent and surprises in store.

This year’s playbill, created with flair by playwright Joseph Hoesl and artistic director Barbara Britton, features Proof of the Pudding, Elsie in New York, The Guilty Party, The Third Ingredient and The Girl and the Graft.

Tickets are now on sale in the Museum Shop, through the Museum Shop website and by calling 373.2949. $16 General Admission, $15 Seniors and Students and $13 Museum Members, plus sales tax. An official 17Days Arts Greensboro event!

With thanks to Presenting Sponsor WellSpring and Production Sponsor O. Henry Hotel

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Start: September 20, 2014 3:00 pm
End: September 20, 2014 4:30 pm