|Arts Scene May 01, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|April 30, 2013 09:03 pm|
Wednesday, May 1
The Pacific Music Guild’s North Coast Chorale will present its spring concert, “Broadway and Beyond,” at 7 p.m. at Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City. Admission is $5 for general and free for children 5 and younger. Tickets are available at Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City and at the door.
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 Saturdays. For information, call 541-412-7977.
Thursday, May 2
The Del Norte-Curry Community Concert Association presents the Side Street Strutters Jazz Band featuring Meloney Collins at 7:30 p.m. at Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City. Admission is $15 for adults and free for students with identification. Admission is also free for adults who purchase a 2013-14 season ticket, which is $40 for four concerts. For more information, call 541-661-3390 or 707-951-3102.
Eco-craft night is at 6 p.m. at Jessica’s Cosmic Cafe, 604 Railroad St., Brookings. Come learn to make crafts, art and other things from recycled materials.
Friday, May 3
An Arts and Crafts Show will be from 3 to 6 p.m. at 1715 Pebble Beach Drive Crescent City. The show will continue from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 4. For more information, call Jane Opiat at 541-469-1246.
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.
Open Mic Night is at 7 p.m. at Jessica’s Cosmic Cafe, 604 Railroad St., Brookings. Bring an instrument, poetry, a story or a singing voice. All are welcome.
Saturday, May 4
A week of Russian Culture begins courtesy of the Mildred Hill Concert Series, Triangle Square Art and Port Orford and Langlois libraries. “The Art of Praise,” a show of paintings and sculptures, will be from 4 to 6 p.m. at Triangle Square Art, 343 Sixth St., Port Orford.
Sunday, May 5
A week of Russian Culture, sponsored by the Mildred Hill Concert Series, Triangle Square Art and Port Orford and Langlois libraries, will include a panel discussion on the connections between Christianity and Orthodox Russian Christianity from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Port Orford Library, 1421 Oregon St. The talk will be about the orthodox ways in the discipline of words, music and art.
The Hootenanny Singalong meets from noon to 2 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. All ages, instruments and voices are welcome. The event is free. For more information, call 541-469-6787.
Monday, May 6
The monthly art change-out day will be from noon to 2 p.m. at Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. The May theme is “Earth’s Four Elements.” For more information, call Jane Opiat at 541-469-1246, or the gallery at 541-469-1807.
Tuesday, May 7
A week of Russian Culture, sponsored by the Mildred Hill Concert Series, Triangle Square Art and Port Orford and Langlois libraries, will include a showing of the Russian film “Russian Art,” a 2002 historical drama, at the Port Orford Library, 1421 Oregon St.
Thursday, May 9
Pelican Bay Arts Association general meeting will be at the Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings. The meeting will be at 11 a.m. followed by a potluck at noon. At 12:30 p.m., George Cady will discuss copyright issues.
A week of Russian Culture, sponsored by the Mildred Hill Concert Series, Triangle Square Art and Port Orford and Langlois libraries, presents five singers from St. Petersburg, Russia, performing church music and folk songs. They sing a capella in old Russian and explain the connections to modern music as well as the liturgical connections between Christianity and Orthodox Russian Christianity. Admission is $10 for adults and free for those younger than 18.
Friday, May 10
Auditions for the TV inspired “Cop Kids The Animated Series, Episode 7: Mystery in My Plant,” will be from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Azalea Park stage. Writer and Director Steven Dornbusch needs 20 young people in grades eight through 12. Performances will be in September at the Chetco Playhouse. For more information, call Dornbusch at 541-251-0586.
Stagelights Musical Arts Community presents the acoustic duo Bill and Kate Isles singing and storytelling at 7:30 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Theater, 97900 Shopping Center Ave.
Shawn Ratnour and friends will perform at 7 p.m. at Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings.
The sixth annual Ruby Van Deventer Wildflower Show will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds, 421 Highway 101 N., Crescent City. The show will continue from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 11.
Saturday, May 11
The Act!vated Story Theatre will perform at 2 p.m. at the Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings. The event is free and open to the public. A pre-show workshop for children 6 and older will begin at 1:30. To enroll children, call Dori Blodgett at 541-469-7738.
The 107th Second Saturday Art Walk will be from 4 to 7 p.m. at venues within walking distance of Chetco Avenue, Oak Street and Art Walk Alley. Special events, music and art will be highlighted.
The Pistol River Concert Association presents Tracy Grammer at 8 p.m. at the Pistol River Friendship Hall, 24252 Carpenterville Road, Pistol River. Admission is $15. Tickets are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and Gold Beach Books in Gold Beach.
Signatures Gallery, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Featuring the watercolors of San Francisco artist Jan Kunz. Also hanging are the pastels of Sandy Bonney, multi-media of Joe Tonini and limited editions by Drew Struzan. For information, call 541-469-1085.
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.
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