|Arts Scene published Wednesday, August 24, 2011|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|August 23, 2011 08:48 pm|
Thursday, Aug. 25
•Soroptimist International of Brookings is sponsoring a special performance of the Brookings-Harbor Community Theater’s production of “My Fair Lady” at 7 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. Appetizers and desserts will be served. Tickets are $20 and benefit Soroptimist scholarships and community service programs. For information about the fundraisers, call 541-813-1078.
•Ellensburg Theater Company presents “Wizard of Oz” at 7 p.m. at the Rogue Playhouse, 94196 Moore St., Gold Beach. Final performances will be at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Aug. 26 and 27. Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for children 12 and younger.
Friday, Aug. 26
•Jerry Moffit on keyboards and Gary Lowdon on sax perform from 6 to 9 p.m. at Nautical Inn, 16850 Highway 101, Smith River.
•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 541-469-6787.
•Brookings-Harbor Community Theater presents “My Fair Lady” at 7:30 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. Subsequent performances will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, and the following weekend. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $7 for youths 18 and younger. For reservations, call 541-469-4700.
•Chetco Pelican Players presents “Treasure Island” at 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Final performances will be Saturday, Aug. 27, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28. Tickets are $10 for adults, and $5 for children. For reservations, call 541-469-1877.
Saturday, Aug. 27
•Langlois author Ginney Etherton will present her new novel “Looping for Love” at 11 a.m. at Gold Beach Books, 29707 Ellensburg Ave.
•Toni Land and Dale Morgan will perform in concert from 7 to 9 p.m. at The Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Seating is limited so early arrival is recommended. For information, call 541-813-1638.
•The Pistol River Concert Association presents 3 Leg Torso at 8 p.m. at the Pistol River Friendship Hall, 24252 Carpenterville Road.
•Paul King will perform in concert at 6 p.m. at Happy Days Malt Shop and Sheriff John’s Classic Cars, 29935 Harbor Way, Gold Beach. For information or reservations, call 541-247-0402.
Sunday, Aug. 28
•The American Music Festival presents The BluesBox Bayou Band in concert at 1 p.m. at Azalea Park. The concert is free. This is the final concert of the season.
Saturday, Sept. 3
•The Drifters, staring Bobby Hendricks, will perform two shows in the Lucky 7 Casino Tolowa Events Center, 350 N. Indian Road, Smith River. Shows will be at 7 and 9 pm. Tickets are $29 and are available at the casino or by calling 707-487-7777. Attendees must be 21 and older.
•The final Plein Air Paint-Out of the summer will be from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Port of Brookings Harbor. An optional critique will follow from 4 to 5 p.m.
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•Gil Kirk performs keyboard at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. Performances are from 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday. For information, call 541-412-7977.
•Singing telegrams by Georgia Blank are being offered to lift spirits at no charge. The telegrams include old hymns and military tributes. To schedule a singing telegram, call 541-469-5625.
•A Wild Bird and Backyard General Store, 1109 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Ruth Stoner from Glassic Designs. For information, call 541-412-9453.
•Art Walk Alley Antiques, 519 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Tony Farcello, stained glass. For information, call 541-469-4466.
•Brian Scott Gallery, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Pete Chasar, Lorraine Filippone, Kathleen Kresa, Christina Olsen, Horst Wolf, Elio Camacho, Randall Tillery, Magda Druzdel, Dale Wells, Donna Goss, Manuel Lopez, Nancy Tuttle, Jewell Johnson, Jane Opiat and Dan Sawyer. For information, call 541-412-8687.
•Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings: Gallery, “Four Gals From the Crescent Harbor Gallery” – Joy Johnson, Garetta Lamore, Muriel Northrip and Lynne Parker; lobby showcase, “Nautical Treasures” by Marcella and Bill Taylor. For information, call 541-469-7738.
•College of the Redwoods, Del Norte, 883 W. Washington Blvd., Crescent City: The annual Spring Student Art Show. For information, call 707-465-2330.
•Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City: Cathy Noble, former set painter and scenic artist for Disney Studios. For information, call 707-464-9133.
•Del Norte County Courthouse, 450 H St., Crescent City: “The Gentle Ghosts of Bodie,” photographs and charcoal drawings by Mary Heflen. For information, call Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness at 707-464-1336 or 707-464-2168.
•Del Norte County Library, 190 Price Mall, Crescent City: Paintings by Nancy Chernak and Muriel Northrip. For information, call 707-464-9793.
•Dewey’s Digs, Curry Coastal Pilot conference room, 507 Chetco Ave., Brookings: “Pilgrimages of India,” photographs by Dirk Fowler. For information, call Bill Schlichting at 541-251-1005 or 541-469-3123.
•Dottie’s Corner, 703 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Joyce Costile, handmade purses from vintage materials and laces.
•Evermore Gallery, 330 H St., Crescent City: The works of 20 local artists and crafters. For information, call 707-465-6000.
•Feather Your Nest, 703 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Stained and fused glass. For information, call 541-469-4300.
•Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings: A display of works from the Kids Summer Art Propgram. The gallery theme is “Kids! or Acting Like One!” For information, call 541-469-1807.
•Modele Salon, 519 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Mindy Strauss, photography.
•MoVino Wine Bar, 625 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Christina Olsen, watercolors. For information, call 541-412-7929.
•Remax Coast and Country Real Estate, 703 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Barbara “Red” Mikell, watercolors. For information, call 541-412-9535.
•Salon Dolce, 509 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Works by salon owner Kandi Legg. For information, call 541-661-3825.
•Signatures Gallery and JTo Prints, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Thomas Sheets, Spencer Reynolds, Sandy Bonney, Drew Struzan, Jan Kunz, Karon Walstad, Ken Auster and Duncan Regehr. For information, call 541-469-1085.
•Sweet Pea Confections and Collectibles, 1029 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Lillian Sciulli, watercolors. For information, call 541-469-0234.
•South Coast Humane Society Shelter, 828 Railroad St., Brookings: Nature photography by Regina Richards. For information, call 541-412-0325.
•Stagelights, 619 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Art related to music. For information, call 541-661-0578.
•The Gallery of Arts and Culture, 175 H St., Crescent City: Spring show featuring 14 artists through June 24. For information, call 707-464-4745.
•Wright’s Custom Frame Shop, 810 Chetco Ave., Brookings: “The Desert Rocks: Spectacular Rock Formations in the American West,” photography by George Cady; also Dusanka Kralj, Sammy Hernandez, Warren Dowler, Vi and Len Burton, Steve Tadin, Mike Tompkins, Gary Vickerman, Gwen Childs, Bill O’Conner, Dale Wells, Sara Broderick, Gordon Marsters, Wayne Bricco, Marlene Young and Jane Opiat. For information, call 541-469-7900.