|Arts Scene Feb. 8, 2014|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|February 08, 2014 10:15 am|
Saturday, Feb. 8
Valentine’s Day Karaoke will be from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Shopping Center Ave. The all-ages event is sponsored by Stagelights and Brookings Harbor Community Theater. The cost is $3 per person or $8 per family. For more information, call 541-373-3727.
Brian Scott Gallery will host a Second Saturday Art Event from 4 to 7 p.m. Special events will be presented during the evening. Refreshments will be served. The gallery is at 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings.
The Winter Art and Chocolate Festival will be 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Seascape Regional Center, 98158 W. Benham Lane, Harbor. The festival will continue from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9.
The City of Brookings Public Arts Committee will host a Mural and Public Art Community Social from 3 to 5 p.m. at Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. For more information, call Lea Ray at 541-469-5152.
Chetco Pelican Players presents the audience-participation production of “The Clumsy Custard Horror Show” at 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Shows will also be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, as well as the following two weekends. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children and are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and New Wave Video in Harbor. For reservations, call 541-469-1877.
Monday, Feb. 10
“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.
Tuesday, Feb. 11
Chetco Pelican Players will hold auditions for “The Importance of Being Earnest” by Oscar Wilde at 6:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The casting will be flexible and ages may vary. Auditions will also be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12. For more information, call Director Karen de Lucca at 541-661-0616.
Thursday, Feb. 13
Pelican Bay Arts Association will meet at Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. The meeting will be at 11 a.m. followed by a potluck lunch. An art demonstration by acrylic and oil painter Sharon Guinn will be at 12:30 p.m. Visitors are welcome. For more information, call 541-469-1807.
Friday, Feb. 14
Ellensburg Theater Company presents “Who’s on First?” by Jack Sharkey at 7 p.m. Tickets for the opening-night gala are $17 in advance or $20 at the door. Advance tickets are available at Coffee Dock and Gold Beach Books. Performances will also be at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16, as well as the following two weekends. Tickets for regular performances are $10 in advance or $12 at the door. For reservations and information, call 541-247-4ETC (4382).
Saturday, Feb. 15
The Pistol River Concert Association presents Chuck Pyle in concert at 8 p.m. at the Pistol River Friendship Hall, 24252 Carpenterville Road. Tickets are $15 and are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, Gold Beach Books and the door. A $5 student discount or refund is also available at the door. For ticket reservations or more information, call 541-247-2848 or visit http://www.pistolriver.com.
Elk Valley Casino hosts a special Comedy Night at 8 p.m. with headliner Debbie Wooten. All ticket money will be donated to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Elk Valley Casino is at 2500 Howland Hill Road, Crescent City. For information: 707-465-2666.
Sunday, Feb. 16
The Friends of Music presents the Atos Trio of Germany in concert at 3 p.m. at Brookings Seventh-day Adventist Church, 102 Park Ave. Tickets are $20 and are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City and at the door. Students younger than 18 are admitted free. For more information call 541-469-7625 or 541-469-3473.
Tuesday, Feb. 18
Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) presents bagpiper Carlos Nunez and his quartet in concert at 7:30 p.m. at Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City. Tickets cost $20 for general, $15 for seniors (65 and older) and $12 for students (K through college, full-time) and are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City and at the door. For more information, call DNACA at 707-464-1336.
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.