|Arts Scene published Wednesday, May 16, 2012|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|May 15, 2012 10:07 pm|
Wednesday, May 16
•The King’s Heralds will perform in concert at 7 p.m. at Brookings Seventh-day Adventist Church, 102 Park Ave. This group has received 23 Silver Angel Awards and a Gold Angel Award in recognition for being the oldest, continuous gospel quartet in America.
•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, May 17
•Del Norte High School Dance will present its annual spring dance concert, “Whispers in the Dark,” at 7 p.m. at Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City. Many seniors will be performing their choreographed final pieces. Performances will also be 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 18 and 19. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors and are available at the door. For more information call 464-0260, and leave a message for Katherine Peña.
•Karaoke is offered at 9 p.m. at Shooters 541 Bar and Grill in the South Coast Center in Harbor; 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, May 18
•Brookings-Harbor Community Theater presents “Grease” at 7:30 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. Shows will also be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 19, and 2 p.m. Sunday, May 20, as well as the following two weekends. Tickets are $10 for general admission, $9 for seniors and $7 for students, and may be purchased at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and New Wave Video in Harbor and at the door. For information, call 541-469-4700 or 541-661-2473. A video clip of a dress rehearsal can be viewed at http://www.coastalgrooves.com.
•Ellensburg Theater Company presents “Tuna Does Vegas” at 7:30 p,m. at the Rogue Playhouse, 94196 Moore St., Gold Beach. Because of the cancellation of an earlier performance, a make-up performance has been added. The performance will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 20. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students. For reservations, call 541-247-4ETC (4382).
•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, May 19
•The Pistol River Concert Association presents roots and blues stylist Ray Bonneville at 8 p.m. in the Pistol River Friendship Hall, 24252 Carpenterville Road. Tickets are $15 each and are available at The Book Dock in Harbor, Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, and Gold Beach Books in Gold Beach. A $5 student discount or refund is available at the door. For ticket reservations or more information, call 541-247-2848 or visit www.pistolriver.com.
•Stagelights Musical Arts Community will have an open mic from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Stagelights Clubhouse, 16333 Lower Harbor Road, Harbor. The event is free, but donations will be accepted to cover building rental costs. Hot chocolate, soda and water will be available for purchase; popcorn is free.
Sunday, May 20
•The 25th annual America’s Wild Rivers Coast Wine, Art and Music Festival will be from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. Wineries, distilleries and breweries will be featured along with food, music, arts and crafts and flowers. Admission is $10 for patrons 21 and older and includes a complimentary wine taste and raffle ticket. Admission is free for people 20 and younger. The festival will also be from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 20.
•Friends of Music presents ASHU on classical saxophone with pianist Kuang-Had Huang at 3 p.m. at Calvary Assembly of God, 518 Fir St., Brookings. Admission is $15 for adults and free for students younger than 18.
•The Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) presents country rock pioneer Pure Prairie League at 7:30 p.m. at Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City. Tickets cost $20, and are available at Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City, Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and at the door. For more information, call 707-464-1336.
•Jurassic Country will perform traditional country and swing music at Shooters 541 Bar and Grill in the South Coast Center in Harbor.
Tuesday, May 22
•Brookings-Harbor Community Theater will hold auditions for the musical “Lady Pirates of Captain Bree” at 6:30 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center in the Brookings-Harbor Shopping Center. Parts are available for teens and adults. Auditions will also be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 23. For more information, call Dori Blodgett at 541-661-2473.
Thursday, May 24
•Randall Tillery will give an oil painting demonstration beginning at noon, preceded by a potluck, at Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City. Tillery is a member of the Oil Painters of America, The California Arts Club, The Laguna Plein Air Painters Association, and past president of the California Arts League. For more information, call 707-464-9133.
•Uncharted Shores Academy is presenting “Gold Dust or Bust” – a musical about the California Gold Rush – at 7:15 p.m. at Crescent Elk Auditorium. The cast includes all USA students from kindergarten to grade five. Admission is free. For more information, call 707-951-5163.
Saturday, May 26
•Award-Winning comedian and Certified Hypnotist Don Barnhart will appear 8 p.m. at Lucky 7 Casino, 350 N. Indian Road, Smith River. Tickets are $20 each, or $15 with a Privileges Club Card, and are available at Lucky 7 Casino’s Players Club, or by calling 707-487-7777. People must be 21 and older to attend. For more information visit http://www.lucky7casino.com.
•A Wild Bird and Backyard General Store, 1109 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Jane Opiat, fiber arts. 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 Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings: Various artists. For information, call 541-469-6822.
•Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder St., Brookings: Gallery – “Chasing Challenges in Paint” with artist Audi Stanton; Showcase – Custom-designed miniature wood yachts by Arthur Larason. 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: Sharon Tanner, acrylics. For information, call 707-464-9133.
•Del Norte County Courthouse, 450 H St., Crescent City: “California Coast Beauty,” paintings by Crescent City artist by Pauline Holmes. For information, call DNACA at 707-464-1336.
•Del Norte County Library, 190 Price Mall, Crescent City: Paintings by Nancy Chernak and Muriel Northrip. For information, call 707-464-9793.
•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: Marge Norvell, handcrafted beaded jewelry. 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: Cathy Dean, watercolors. The gallery theme is “Mother Nature.” Panel displays include the works of Curtis Wohlgemuth, Bette Sherbourne, Yvonne Peterson, Sharon Guinn, Philip Wadsworth, Christina Olsen and Sheryl Griffin. Also on display is the work of the fiber arts group. For information, call 541-469-1807.
•Salon Dolce, 509 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Donna Henderson, bead work. 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: Student Art Show displayed through May 25. The show will feature art in various media from students in preschool through high school. For information, call 707-464-4745.
•Wright’s Custom Frame Shop, 810 Chetco Ave., Brookings: Sara Broderick’s sixth annual theme show – “Music.” Also on display are the works of Pat Brewer, Warren Dowler, Vi Burton, Steve Tadin, Mike Tompkins, Gary Vickerman, Gwen Childs, Len Burton, Dale Wells, Sara Broderick, Sharon Guinn, 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.