Arts and Entertainment

Gazing at the Stars

The Department of Physics and Optical Science at UNC Charlotte, the Cannon School and the Charlotte Amateur Astronomers Club will sponsor a public night of stargazing on Nov. 13 at the Cannon School campus in Concord.

From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., telescopes will be available to view the moon and planets. In the event of clouds or rain, the star party will be rescheduled. The event is free and open to the public.

Concert to Celebrate 200th Anniversary of Chopin's Birth

UNC Charlotte faculty member Dylan Savage will perform a concert of music by legendary pianist and composer Frédéric Chopin. The program, “A Celebration of Chopin: Poet of the Piano,” is in honor of the 200th anniversary of the artist’s birth, and it is the second program of the 2010-11 “Faculty and Friends Concert Series” sponsored by the College of Arts + Architecture’s Department of Music.