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The week ahead: Competition Dining, skating

Posted January 18, 2015

"Got To Be NC" Competition Dining Series: Fire in the Triangle

— Another busy week ahead in the Triangle. Here are our picks to help get you to the weekend! 


It is Martin Luther King Jr. Day! We have a list of events happening in and around the Triangle.

Also today, the Got to Be NC Competition Dining Series kicks off its Triangle battles at 1705 Prime in Raleigh. This Iron Chef-like competition features two chefs, six courses and one winner - selected by the diners. 


The 1920s-era feel-good musical "Nice Work If You Can Get It" starts its run at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium. It plays there through Sunday. Tickets start at $26. 

Also tonight, local arts organizations will be The Hive at Busy Bee for Wherefore: The Shakespeare Raleigh Kickoff Party. The evening will include live music from Melted Butter, a performance by the Nickel Shakespeare Girls, and a panel discussion. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the program starts at 7 p.m. Guests are asked to RSVP.


Goodnights Comedy Club in Raleigh hosts a Burlesque and Comedy show tonight starting at 8 p.m. The show features a mix of comedians with burlesque dancers performing in between sets. General admission tickets are $12. 


The U.S. Figure Skating National Championships continue in Greensboro with the ladies and paris short programs. Tickets are available for single sessions and multiple days.


Award-winning humorist Jeanne Robertson brings her Southern charm to the Clayton Center for a show tonight at 8 p.m. Tickets are $30. 


For more of our picks for the month, check out our best bets calendar. And check back on Thursday for our official picks for the weekend!


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