|Arts Scene August 7, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|August 06, 2013 10:26 pm|
Wednesday, Aug. 7
Gil Kirk performs vocals and piano from 6 to 9 p.m. at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. He also performs from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays. For information, call 541-412-7977.
A Contra Dance workshop will be at 5 p.m. in the Curry Public Library parking lot, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. No experience necessary. All are welcome.
Thursday, Aug. 8
Four Shillings Short will present “Around the World in 30 Instruments” at 2 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. The concert is free. For more information, call the library at 541-469-7738.
Four Shillings Short will present a Celtic, folk and world-music concert at 7 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Shopping Center Avenue. Admission is by donation. For more information, call Dori Blodgett at 541-661-2473.
Pelican Bay Arts Association will meet at Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. A potluck will be at 6 p.m. followed by the general meeting at 7. For more information, call 541-469-1807.
Friday, Aug. 9
Ellensburg Theater Company presents “Almost, Maine” at 7:30 p.m. at the Rogue Playhouse, 94196 Moore St., Gold Beach. Performances will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, as well as the following two weekends. For more information, call 541-247-4ETC (4382).
Lighthouse Repertory Theatre presents its summer musical “Clue” — based on the board game by Parker Brothers — at 7:30 p.m. at Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City. Shows will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, as well as the following weekend. Tickets cost $12 for adults, $8 for seniors, children, and students. Tickets are available at Del Norte Office Supply and the door.
Jerry Moffit performs on keyboard from 6 to 9 p.m. at Nautical Inn, 16850 Highway 101, Smith River.
Gary Lowdon performs on saxophone from 6 to 9 p.m. at O’Holleran’s Restaurant and Lounge, 1210 Chetco Ave., Brookings. He also performs from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
Old Time Music Jam will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. For information, call 541-469-6822.
Saturday, Aug. 10
Four Shillings Short will present “Around the World in 30 Instruments” at 1 p.m. at the Curry Public Library, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. The concert is free. For more information, call the library at 541-247-7246.
Stagelights Musical Arts Community presents Grammy Award-winning fingerstyle guitarist Bill Mize in concert at Capella by the Sea in Azalea Park. Tickets are $15 and are available at the Curry Coastal Pilot. For more information, visit http://www.stagelights.us or call 541-254-1244.
The 110th Second Saturday Art Walk will be in downtown Brookings from 4 to 7 p.m. Watch the Curry Coastal Pilot for details about locations and special events.
Sunday, Aug. 11
Four Shillings Short will present “Around the World in 30 Instruments” at 4 p.m. at the Langlois Public Library, 48234 Highway 101. The concert is free. For more information, call the library at 541-348-2066.
Thursday, Aug. 15
Chetco Pelican Players will present an all-children’s version of “The Wizard of Oz” at 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. All of the children in the production were part of a summer acting camp. For more information, call the theater at 541-469-1857.
Friday, Aug. 16
Chetco Pelican Players present the musical “The Wizard of Oz” at 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Shows will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, as well as the following weekend. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and are available in Brookings at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies and Chetco Pharmacy and Gifts, and in Harbor at New Wave Video. For reservations, call 541-469-1877. For information, call 541-469-1857.
Saturday, Aug. 17
A Chalk Art Festival to benefit Pennies for Pooches will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Port of Brookings Harbor boardwalk.
Sunday, Aug. 18
Curry/Del Norte Orchestra Guild will have its annual meeting 3 p.m. at the home of John and Fay Mathison. A potluck dessert will follow. Guild members will have the opportunity to meet new director John Webster and say farewell to Gary DeRoest, who directed the Curry/Del Norte Orchestra for the past 12 years. For information and directions, call DeRoest at 541-247-7210.
Monday, Aug. 19
Actor Dave Ehlert presents “Mark Twain — 100 Years Later” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Langlois Public Library, 48234 Highway 101. Admission is free. For more information, call 541-348-2066.
Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City: Muriel Northrip, oil, acrylics, charcoal and pen and ink, as well as pieces by other gallery members. For information, call 707-464-9133.
Wright’s Custom Frame Shop, 810 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Artist of the month is Paul Kingsbury (seascapes). In the small gallery are the works of Jim Liaty (wooden wall art) On display throughout the store are the works of Jay Mosby, Dale Wells, Sharon Guinn, Sara Broderick, Pat Renner, Sandy Bonney, Wendy Malone, Gordon Marsters, Wayne Bricco, Jane Opiat, Christina Olsen, Michelle Curtis, Gwen Childs, Mike Tompkins, Gary Vickerman, Len Burton, Violet Burton, Bonnie Loewen and Al Rosichelli. For information, call 541-469-7900.
Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings: Featured artist: Student art from Janeen Vick’s watercolor classes. The gallery theme is “Surf and Turf” Classroom panels include the works of Violet and Len Burton, Don Christiano, Frank Gustafson, Pete Chasar, Diana Chasar, Audi Stanton and Jewell Johnson. For information, call 541-469-1807.
Singing telegrams by Georgia Blank, who specializes in old hymns, are being offered to lift spirits at no charge. To schedule a singing telegram, call 541-469-5625.
Pelican Bay Arts Association offers an art rental program for businesses with empty wall space. For more information about the program, call the Manley Art Center and Gallery at 541-469-1807.