What's on Tap

What's on Tap

The week ahead: Janet Jackson, SparkCon

Posted September 14, 2015

Janet Jackson will bring her Unbreakable World Tour to Raleigh on Sept. 17. 2015. (Live Nation)

— Our picks to get you through the workweek:


Dweezil Zappa will be celebrating his father, Frank Zappa, and his musical legacy during Zappa Plays Zappa at Carolina Theatre of Durham tonight. Tickets start at $27.

More live music tonight from indie rock band Titus Andronicus, who play Cat's Cradle in Chapel Hill. Tickets are $10.


Death Cab for Cutie rocks Red Hat Amphitheater in downtown Raleigh tonight. Tickets start at $25.

Co-star of the Academy Award-winning documentary "20 Feet from Stardom," Lisa Fischer, will perform at Carolina Theatre of Durham tonight. Tickets start at $31.


Former "Mickey Mouse Club" member and contestant on "The Voice," singer-songwriter Tony Lucca will play Cat's Cradle tonight. Tickets are $15.

Cincinnati-based comedian Tom Segura plays Goodnights Comedy Club in Raleigh tonight. Tickets start at $20.


SparkCon kicks off tonight in downtown Raleigh with the main exhibition opening reception at Morning Times at 7 p.m. There will also be "Art in Motion," dace and action painting, at Artspace.

Also tonight, Janet Jackson plays Walnut Creek Amphitheatre. Tickets are still available.


Cameron Village hosts a Night at the Movies, featuring a showcase of the 1949 Academy Award-winning film "All the King's Men." The free outdoor screening will be on Woodburn Road and will help celebrate the shopping center's history and its founding that same year.

For more picks for this month, check out our Best Best calendar.


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