Wednesday, March 14
•Brookings-Harbor Community Theater will hold auditions for the musical “West Side Story” at 6:30 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. Parts are available for 19 men and 14 women, ages 15 and older. For information, call Dori Blodgett at 541-661-2473.
•Karaoke is offered at 8 p.m. at MoVino Wine Bar, 625 Chetco Ave., Brookings.; at 9:30 p.m. at 101 Bar and Grill, 98141 W. Benham Lane, Harbor; and at 9 p.m. at Turf Club, 900 Front St., Crescent City.
•An Open Mic Jam Session is offered at 7 p.m. at Shooters Billiards Bar, 1091 Highway 101 N. Crescent City.
•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 and 7 to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. For information, call 541-412-7977.
Thursday, March 15
•Karaoke is offered at 9 p.m. at Shooters Billiards Bar, 1091 Highway 101 N. Crescent City; and at 9:30 p.m. at 101 Bar and Grill, 98141 W. Benham Lane, Harbor.
Friday, March 16
•Brookings-Harbor Community Theater presents “Deadly Every After,” a murder mystery, for youth 14 and older, based on literary characters, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. Identities are on sale at Pacific Rim Copy Center. The cost is $15 to play a character and $10 to be a guest and solve the mystery. No tickets will be available at the door. For information, call Dori Blodgett at 541-661-2473.
•Michael C. Anthony, hypnotist and comedian, will perform at 6:30 p.m. in the Brookings-Harbor High School gym, 625 Pioneer Road, Brookings. Tickets are $15 and are available online at www.raisethefunds.com through March 8, and $20 afterward and at the door. The shows benefit the Kalmiopsis/Azalea PTO. Shows scheduled for Saturday, March 17, have been cancelled.
•Lighthouse Repertory Theatre presents the musical production of Robert Dahl's "Willy Wonka" at 7:30 p.m. at Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City. Final shows will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 17, and 2 p.m. Sunday, March 18, as well as the following weekend. Tickets cost $15 for adults and $10 for children and seniors, and are available at Del Norte Office Supply and the door. For more information, call 707-465-3740.
•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 541-469-6787.
•Karaoke is offered at 9 p.m. at Sea West Restaurant, 6655 Lake Earl Drive, Fort Dick; and 9 p.m. at Ship Ashore Resort, 12370 Highway 101, Smith River.
Saturday, March 17
•Ellensburg Theater Company presents the Golda Awards for its 2011 season plays at 6:30 p.m. at the Rogue Playhouse, 94196 Moore St., Gold Beach. The St. Patrick’s Day-themed event will include entertainment titled “Rogue ‘RiverDance.’” For reservations, call 541-247-4ETC (4382).
•Brookings-Harbor Community Theater presents “Murder at the Bourbon Club,” an interactive mingle mystery from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. Identities are on sale at Pacific Rim Copy Center. The cost is $25 for a single and $45 for a couple. Guest packets are available for those who do not wish to be a suspect, but would like to solve the mystery. No tickets will be sold at the door. Participants must be 21 or older. For information, call Dori Blodgett at 541-661-2473.
Sunday, March 18
•Friends of Music presents the Mandelring Quartet at 3 p.m. at the Calvary Assembly of God, 518 Fir St., Brookings. Tickets are $15 for adults and free for students.
Wednesday, March 21
•The Third Wednesday Bluegrass and Traditional Country Music Jam will be from 6 to 8 p.m. at Chetco Music Co., 615A Chetco Ave., Brookings. Musicians are welcome to bring their acoustic instruments. For more information, call Lauri Gordon at 503-709-6607.
Saturday, March 24
•Stagelights Musical Arts Community hosts its monthly open mic from 6 to 9 p.m. at Stagelights Clubhouse, 16333 Lower Harbor Road, Harbor. The event is free. Refreshments will be available for purchase. People are encouraged to bring canned food that will be donated to the Brookings food bank. Musicians are welcome to perform original and cover songs. Time slots are available on a first-come, first-served basis and are usually 15 to 20 minutes long, depending on how many musicians show up.
•The Pistol River Concert Association presents Blame Sally in concert at 8 p.m. at the Pistol River Friendship Hall, 24252 Carpenterville Road, Pistol River.
•The third annual Artists Roundup will expand the former Poets Roundup to include artists and musicians from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Port Orford Community Hall and American Legion Hall in downtown Port Orford.
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•A Wild Bird and Backyard General Store, 1109 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Len Burton, oils and prints. 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: Jewels by Jewell. Also the works of Pete Chasar, Lorraine Filippone, Kathleen Kresa, Christina Olsen, Horst Wolf, Elio Camacho, Randall Tillery, Dale Wells, Donna Goss, Manuel Lopez, Nancy Tuttle, Jane Opiat and Dan Sawyer. For information, call 541-412-8687.
•Brookings City Hall, 898 Elk Drive, Brookings: Photography by Dennis Knauert.
•Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings: Gallery – “Chasing Challenges in Paint” with artist Audi Stanton; Showcase – “Pop-Up Books” from the collection of Evelyn Allen. For information, call 541-469-7738.
•College of the Redwoods, Del Norte, 883 W. Washington Blvd., Crescent City: A display by 41 students from Sara Broderick’s art classes. For information, call 707-465-2330.
•Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City: Rosemary Garcia, acrylic paintings and sculpture. For information, call 707-464-9133.
•Del Norte County Courthouse, 450 H St., Crescent City: "Heritage Quilts" from the Lighthouse Quilt Guild. One quilt was made by the Commercial Fishermen’s Wives in 1971, another quilt is a sample of the 10 made every month by the guild to send to wounded service personnel overseas, and the third quilt is created from vintage neckties. This show will be on display through March 15. For information, call DNACA 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: Photographs by the Chetco Photography Club. For information, call Bill Schlichting at 541-251-1005 or 541-469-3123.
•Dottie’s Corner, 703 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Joyce Costille, handmade fairies with clothing made from vintage material.
•Dr. William McDougall’s office, 648 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Sandy Bonney, pastels.
•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: Tammy Tanner, metalsmith and jewelry designer, and stained and fused glass works by C&C Art Glass Studio. For information, call 541-469-4300.
•Hawthorne Gallery, 518 Jefferson St., Port Orford: Danny White, glass sculptures. For information, call 541-366-2266.
•Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings: Buzz Stewart, watercolors. The gallery theme is “Local color.” Panel displays include the works of Curtis Wohlgemuth, Bette Sherbourne, Yvonne Peterson, Sharon Guinn, Philip Wadsworth, Christina Olsen, Stu Cole and Sheryl Griffin. Also on display are the work of the fiber arts group. For information, call 541-469-1807.
•Salon Dolce, 509 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Verna Pooler, watercolors. For information, call 541-661-3825.
•Signatures Gallery and JTo Prints, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Master pastelist Albert Handell. Also the works of Thomas Sheets, Sandy Bonney, Drew Struzan, Jan Kunz, Karon Walstad, and Duncan Regehr. For information, call 541-469-1085.
•The Gallery of Arts and Culture, 175 H St., Crescent City: Several art mediums by a variety of artists. For information, call 707-464-4745.
•Wright’s Custom Frame Shop, 810 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Hop Norris, varied media; also Dusanka Kralj, Sammy Hernandez, Warren Dowler, Vi and Len Burton, Steve Tadin, Mike Tompkins, Gary Vickerman, Gwen Childs, Bill O’Conner, Valerie Tucker, Dale Wells, Sara Broderick, Gordon Marsters, Wayne Bricco and Jane Opiat. For information, call 541-469-7900.
•Singing telegrams by Georgia Blank are being offered to lift spirits at no charge. The telegrams include old hymns. To schedule a singing telegram, call 541-469-5625.