Arts Preview: FESTIVALS

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Customers gather around a jewelry booth during the 2011 Arts in the Heart of Augusta Festival.
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ARTS IN THE HEART OF AUGUSTA: Sept. 14-16, artsintheheart.com; 5-9 p.m. Sept. 14, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Sept. 15, noon-7 p.m. Sept. 16, Broad Street, between Eighth and 10th streets; Global Food Village and Global stage in Augusta Common; weekend badge $5 advance, $7 at gate, ages 10 & younger free

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WESTOBOU. Three-time Grammy nominee Janelle Monáe will headline this year's Westobou Festival with a concert Oct. 4.  SPECIAL
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WESTOBOU. Three-time Grammy nominee Janelle Monáe will headline this year's Westobou Festival with a concert Oct. 4.

WESTOBOU FESTIVAL: Oct. 3-7, westoboufestival.com; five days of events with each day focused on an artistic discipline

Visual – Old Academy of Richmond County Exhibit, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Oct. 3-7, Old Academy of Richmond County; artists using painting, sculpture, photography, film, video, sound, light

Visual – Wonderland Exhibition, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Oct. 3-6, Arts & Heritage Center of North Augusta

Visual – Lonnie Holley, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Oct. 3-7, Old Academy of Richmond County

Oct. 3: Music – Julia Easterlin with Bean Summer, 7 p.m., Parade Grounds of Old Academy of Richmond County; free

Oct. 4: Music – Fred Wesley and the New JB’s, Janelle Monáe with Maceo Parker, Funk You, 5 p.m., Parade Grounds of Old Academy of Richmond County; $30 advance, $40 at gate

Oct. 5: Film – Man on Wire Screening, 3 p.m., Augusta State University, University Hall Room 170; free

Oct. 5: Words – Porter Fleming Award Ceremony, 5 p.m., Morris Museum of Art; free

Oct. 5: Words – A Conversation with Philippe Petit: Man on Wire, 7 p.m., Grover C. Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre; $25

Oct. 6: Dance – De Trace Parkour Performance, 2 p.m., Parade Grounds of Old Academy of Richmond County; free

Oct. 6: Visual – Lonnie Holley – Sculpture Unveiling Reception, 3:30 p.m.; Candler Memorial Library, Paine College; Performance, 5 p.m., Gilbert-Lambuth Memorial Chapel, Paine College; free

Oct. 6: Dance – L.A. Dance Project, 5 p.m., Imperial Theatre; $75

Oct. 6: Film – My Playground, 8 p.m., Parade Grounds of Old Academy of Richmond County; free

Oct. 7: Music – Tara Scheyer and The Mud Puppy Band, 2 p.m., Augusta-Richmond County Public Library; free

Oct. 7: Words – Jarrett Krosoczka: childrens’ book author, 2:30 p.m., Augusta-Richmond County Public Library; free

Oct. 7: Words – Sara Hobbs Book Signing, 3-5 p.m., Old Academy of Richmond County; free

Oct. 7: Words – Words & Wine with the Kovacs Brothers, 4 p.m., The Whites Building; $15

Oct. 7: Film – I’m Fine Thanks: Documentary Premiere, 7:30 p.m., Imperial Theatre; $10 advance only

JUILLIARD IN AIKEN: March 9-15, juilliardinaiken.com


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