|Arts Scene June 19, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|June 18, 2013 10:21 pm|
Wednesday, June 19
Chetco Pelican Players is offering a Summer Youth Acting Camp. Signups will be at 6:30 p.m. at the Chetco Pelican Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. The summer program will consist of 16 sessions. The program will culminate in a family production of “The Wizard of Oz” on Aug. 15. The cost is $45 for the first family member and is discounted for additional family members. For more information, contact Karen de Lucca or Chris Eckersley at 541-469-1857.
Chetco Pelican Players is holding auditions for “Wizard of Oz “at 6:30 p.m. at the Chetco Pelican Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. This production, is for people 24 and younger with a few parts for older people. Performances will be Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays Aug. 16-25. For more information, contact Karen de Lucca or Chris Eckersley at 541-469-1857.
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.
Friday, June 21
Burning Guitars will perform at 7 p.m. at The Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings.
The Chetco Pelican Players presents “Harvey” at 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Shows will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 22, and 2 p.m. Sunday, June 23, as well as the following weekend. Tickets are $12 for adults and $5 for students and are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies and Chetco Pharmacy and Gifts in Brookings, New Wave Video in Harbor and at the door. For reservations, call 541-469-1877.
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. Musicians of all ages are welcome. For information, call 541-469-6822.
Saturday, June 22
Adam Miller, folksinger and storyteller, will perform a free family concert at 2 p.m. at Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. The concert is sponsored by Friends of the Library. For more information, call 541-469-7738.
Adam Miller, folksinger and storyteller, will perform a pay-what-you-can concert at 7 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Chetco Ave. Proceeds benefit Brookings Harbor Community Theater youth productions. For more information, call 541-661-2473.
Monday, June 24
The Shifty Sailors from Whidbey Island, Wash., presents a benefit concert for the St. George Reef Lighthouse at 7:30 p.m. at the Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City.
Thursday, June 27
John Hewitt will be giving a watercolor lesson at the Fourth Thursday Art Demonstration at noon at Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City. A finger-food luncheon will be at 11:30 prior to the workshop. All are welcome. For more information, call 707-464-9133.
Lighthouse Repertory Theater presents its annual Fourth of July melodrama at 6:30 p.m. at United Methodist Church, 664 H St., Crescent City. Performances will also be at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 28, 29 and 30.
Friday, June 28
Shaun Ratnour will perform at 7 p.m. at The Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings.
Brett Eldredge appears in concert at 8 p.m. at Elk Valley Casino, 2500 Howland Hill Road, Crescent City. Tickets are $30 and are available at http://www.brownpapertickets.com or by calling 707-465-2666.
Saturday, June 29
The third-annual Driftwood Art and Fun Frenetic Sculpture Contest will be in front of Fely’s Restaurant at Sporthaven Beach at the Port of Brookings Harbor. Contestants will create sculptures from driftwood and debris picked up off the beach. Entry deadline is at noon with judging at 3 p.m. For more information and contest rules, call Nan Villalvazo at Boardwalk Mail Services at 541-469-2500 or Pat Silveria at Slugs ’N’ Stones ’N’ Ice Cream Cones at 541-469-SLUG (7584).
Country music singer and songwriter Bobby Bare will perform at 7 p.m. in the Tolowa Event Center at Lucky 7 Casino, 350 N. Indian Road, Smith River. Tickets are $29 for regular admission, $39 for VIP. For information, call 707-487-7777.
Wright’s Custom Frame Shop, 810 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Len Burton shows paintings of lighthouses along the Pacific Coast in the small gallery. The show will hang through June and July. Also showing are the works of several artists throughout the store. For information, call 541-469-7900.
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.