|Arts Scene published Wednesday, May 9, 2012|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|May 08, 2012 11:38 pm|
Wednesday, May 9
•The College of the Redwoods, Del Norte Chorale will give its annual spring concert – titled “A Patchwork of Memories” – at 7 p.m. in Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City. The choir, some 70 voices strong, is under the direction of Christie Lynn Rust, with piano accompaniment by Jill Dovre. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, call 707-218-6769.
Thursday, May 10
•The Portland-based rock band Robert Wynia and The Sound will perform at 8 p.m. at Redwood Theater, 621 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Opening the concert is Moonspoon, Slow Children, Even Dunn and Sequoyah Oregon. Admission is $8 for adults and $5 for youths 18 and younger and are available in advance at the Redwood Theater box office.
•Ellensburg Theater Company presents “Tuna Does Vegas” at 7:30 p,m. at the Rogue Playhouse, 94196 Moore St., Gold Beach. Additional performances at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 11 and 12, and 2 p.m. Sunday, May 13. The final performances will be Friday and Saturday, May 18 and 19. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students. For reservations, call 541-247-4ETC (4382).
•Audi Stanton will talk about selling art during the monthly meeting of the Pelican Bay Arts Association. The meeting begins at 11 a.m. followed by a potluck lunch. The demonstration begins at 12:30 p.m. the meeting will be at the Manley Art Center and Gallery, 433 Oak St., Brookings.
Friday, May 11
•The annual Ruby Van Deventer Wildflower Show will be from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds, 421 Highway 101 N., Crescent City. The show continues from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, May 12. Admission is free.
Saturday, May 12
•Lighthouse Repertory Theatre will host its sixth annual fundraising gala at 5:30 p.m. in the Tolowa Event Center at Lucky 7 Casino, 350 N. Indian Road, Smith River. Tickets are $45 and includes a buffet dinner, a silent auction and a live performance with a Las Vegas theme. Tickets are on sale at Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City. Proceeds go toward the renovation of Red’s Theater.
•The 95th Second Saturday Art Walk will be from 4 to 7 p.m. at venues along Chetco Avenue, Oak Street and Art Walk Alley in Brookings. Special events, art, music and refreshments will be featured.
Sunday, May 13
•ORCA Singers will perform for the Mildred Hill Concert Series at 6 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 2015 Washington St., Port Orford. Tickets are $10 for general admission and free for youth through age 18, and are available by calling 541-332-9002 and at the door.
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.
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.
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.
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.
•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.