PlayMakers Repertory Company tackles William Shakespeare’s comedy featuring siblings Viola and Sebastian and exploring the themes of mistaken identity, love, passion and loss. Tickets: $15+.
Cooks & Books Dinner with Adrian Miller
Savor a three-course dinner and beer during this Fearrington Village event. James Beard-winning author Adrian Miller will discuss his book, “The President’s Kitchen Cabinet,” about the African-Americans who fed the first families in the White House. Tickets: $110.
St. Patrick’s Day at Mystery Brewing Company
Grab a pint of Mystery’s dry Irish stout, St. Stephen’s Green, and kick back to The Nee Ningy Band’s Celtic musical stylings featuring bagpipes, harmonica, fiddle, mandolin and accordion. And come hungry for a big Irish brinner (breakfast for dinner). No ticket required or cover fees.
5K For Education
Designed for walkers and runners of all levels, this 5K starting at McCorkle Place on UNC’s campus supports the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Public Schools Foundation. Don’t forget to show up early to witness the Mascot Dash. Registration: $15-$30.
Martha Graham Dance Company
MARCH 23 & 24
Commissioned by Carolina Performing Arts, this performance introduces Belgian choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui to the legacy dance company and highlights Sufi poetry alongside traditional Turkish music. Tickets: $15-$49.