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Tuesday, November 11, 2018

The struggle is real when it comes to finding the perfect gift for your loved ones during the holidays. If you’re looking for something beyond candles, bath bombs, gift cards, and fancy ties, you’ve come to the right place. UNCW Presents and Kenan Auditorium have events that make perfect gifts for the loved ones on your list.  Here are some holiday favorites: 

Jenny Scheinman’s Kannapolis: A Moving Portrait  
January 23rd, 7:30 p.m., Kenan Auditorium  

Kannapolis UNCW PresentsAn exquisite fusion of local history, stunning film, and live music, Jenny Scheinman’s Kannapolis will transport audiences into the world of H. Lee Waters, who documented over 118 small towns in the southeast between 1936-1942. This performance will be an unforgettable look into small town living for history buffs, music lovers, film aficionados and general audiences alike.   

TheatreWorks USA: The Magic School Bus 
March 9th, 2 p.m., Kenan Auditorium 

Magic School Bus UNCW PresentsFinding a meaningful gift that an entire family will love is impossible, so why not give them a fun experience to enjoy together instead? Take a ride on the nostalgia bus and join Ms. Frizzle for an epic inter-planetary field trip with TheatreWorks USA! Parents and kids alike will enjoy this imaginative blast from the past adventure.  

Dance Theatre of Harlem 
February 23rd, 7:30 p.m., Kenan Auditorium  

Dance Theatre of Harlem UNCW PresentsDance Theatre of Harlem is celebrating 50 years of extraordinary and innovative dance. Known internationally as a leading dance company for their bold ballet styles and rigorous dedication to dance, Dance Theatre of Harlem will appeal to even the most hard-to-shop-for people on your list. 

David Sedaris 
April 15th, 7:30 p.m., Kenan Auditorium

David Sedaris UNCW Presents

People love David Sedaris for his cutting-edge wit and mastery of satire. With several best-sellers, David Sedaris knows how to entertain a crowd with both the written and spoken word. If you’re looking to make your loved ones laugh with incisive social critiques, tickets to David Sedaris are sure to be crowd-pleasers.  

When it comes to holiday gift giving, there’s nothing better than giving your friends and family the gift of experience and culture. Check out the full UNCW Presents schedule online and other holiday entertainment at Kenan Auditorium. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the UNCW Arts Ticket Office M-Fri 12-4 p.m.  


-Lindsay Lake