Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Dec. 1, 2011 — as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing.
• Opening reception for Twelve exhibit at Plaza Muse
• Isabel Wilkerson at McGlohon Theatre
• Trans-Siberian Orchestra at Time Warner Cable Arena
• Time Stands Still at Duke Energy Theatre
• Heywire, Duende Mountain duo and E-S Guthrie at Neighborhood Theatre