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Weekender Jan. 4-7: Theater, conservancy in 2024

Friday Jan. 5 – Sunday, Jan. 7

A Chorus Line

7:30 pm Jan. 5-6; 2 pm Jan 7. Davidson Community Players and LAD Space, a local film production company, gathered local teens for a 2-week process to stage the classic musical. $18 general seating admission. Pine Lake Preparatory High School, 104 Yellow Wood Cir., Mooresville 28115.

Saturday, Jan. 6

An Evening With Mandy Gonzalez

6 pm dinner, 8 pm concert | Jan. 6. Mandy Gonzalez possesses one of the most powerful and versatile contemporary voices of our time. She notably starred as Angelica in the hit Broadway musical “Hamilton.” She is best known for her emotional portrayal of Nina Rosario in the Tony Award winning, Lin-Manuel Miranda Broadway musical “In the Heights,” a role she originally created. She has also starred as Elphaba in the Broadway production of “Wicked.”  Gonzalez joins Cain Center for the Arts for our First Anniversary Party – a black-tie optional celebration with a stationed meal and performance. The $150-$200 all-inclusive tickets includes dinner stations, open bar and concert. Cain Center for the Arts, Cornelius.

Conservation Celebration 2024

4-6 pm | Jan. 6. Join the Davidson Lands Conservancy to celebrate its success in 2023. Donors, volunteers and community partners are invited to enjoy food, drink, live music and door prizes during a recap of the positive gains DLC has made in the areas of conservation, greenways, tree plantings and wildlife preservation. Hurt Hub, Davidson.