|Arts Scene Dec. 14, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|December 13, 2013 07:45 pm|
Saturday, Dec. 14
The 114th Second Saturday Art Walk will be in downtown Brookings from 4 to 7 p.m. Venues will be near Chetco Avenue, Oak Street, Railroad Street and Art Walk Alley.
Resonance a capella vocal ensemble will present a Christmas concert at 3 p.m. in the large meeting room at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings.
The annual Singing Christmas Tree will be presented at 7 p.m. at the Foursquare Church, 144 Butte St., Crescent City. The final performances will be 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15.
Brookings Harbor Community Theater presents the final performance of “Puss in Boots” at 2 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Shopping Center Ave. Tickets are $8 for adults and seniors and $5 for students and children. Tickets are available at New Wave Video in Harbor and Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings. For more information, call 541-469-4700 or 541-661-2473.
The Del Norte High School dance program will present “Dancing in a Winter Wonderland” at 7 p.m. at Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G. St., Crescent City.
Chetco Pelican Players presents “The Grinch” at 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The final performance will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for students. Tickets are available at New Wave Video in Harbor and Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings. For reservations, call 541-469-1877.
Ellensburg Theater Company presents “Curry Christmas Carol II” at 7 p.m. at the Rogue Playhouse, 94196 Moore St., Gold Beach. The final show will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. Tickets are $12 for general admission, $8 for children 12 and younger and lap-sitters 5 and younger are admitted free. Hot cider and baked goodies will be served. For reservations, call 541-247-4ETC (4382).
Monday, Dec. 16
Lighthouse Repertory Theater will hold auditions for “Oklahoma” at 6:30 p.m. at Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City. Come prepared to sing, Southern dance, and act like farmers and ranchers. Auditions will also be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17. For more information, call 707-464-4538.
“Creative Mondays” take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City. Attendees may come for only part of the day if wished; a 3 p.m. critique is encouraged. This is not limited to painters, but for any artwork a person wants to work on. For more information, call 707-464-9133.
Wednesday, Dec. 18
Del Norte High School Music and Music Boosters presents its annual winter concert at 7 p.m. in Thunen Gym at the high school, 1301 El Dorado St., Crescent City. Performing will be the concert, stage and steel bands, as well as the women’s ensemble and performance and madrigal choirs. Admission is free.
Friday, Dec. 20
The Dance Zone is having a Wintertime Fun Dance Recital at 7:30 p.m. in the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Shopping Center Ave. Ballet and contemporary dancing will be performed. The group’s instructor will also perform a hip-hop dance as well. Admission is free, but donations will be accept to benefit Brookings-Harbor Community Theater.
Saturday, Dec. 21
A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols will be presented at 4 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 94261 Moore St., Gold Beach. The Christmas story will be told through the reading of nine lessons and the singing of carols. All are welcome. Holiday refreshments will be served. Special music will be performed by the a capella group Purely Voice.
Stagelights will present its fourth annual Community Christmas Concert at 6 p.m. in the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Shopping Center Ave. Doors open at 5:45. Admission is a suggested donation of $5 per person. Proceeds benefit Stagelights’ music education and outreach programs. For more information, call 541-373-3727.
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.