Arts Scene July 17, 2013
July 17, 2013 09:10 am

Wednesday, July 17

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 Sundays. For information, call 541-412-7977.

A Contra Dance workshop will be at 5 p.m. in the Curry Public Library parking lot, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. No experience necessary. All are welcome.

Friday, July 19

The fourth annual Summer Youth Choir Camp Concert will be at 7 p.m. in the Del Norte High School music room, 1301 El Dorado St., Crescent City. There will be 26 campers plus six camp personnel performing, and the program consists of popular, jazz, folk, and classical vocal music.  The concert is free and open to the public. 

Brookings Harbor Community Theater presents the junior version of “Peter Pan” at 7:30 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Shopping Center Ave. Performances will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 20, and 2 p.m. Sunday, July 21, as well as the following weekend. Tickets are $8 for adults and seniors and $5 for students and children and are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, New Wave Video in Harbor or at the door. For more information, call 541-469-4700.

Ellensburg Theater Company presents Disney’s “Mulan Jr.” at 7 p.m. at Rogue Playhouse, 94196 Moore St., Gold Beach. Performances will also be at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 20 and Wednesday, July 24, and 2 p.m. Sundays, July 21 and 28. Tickets are $10 for general, $6 for children 6-12 and free for children 5 and younger. For information, call 541-247-4ETC (4382).

The final competition in the Country Showdown is set for 7:30 p.m. in the Tolowa Event Center at Lucky 7 Casino, 350 N. Indian Road, Smith River.

The Burning Guitars of Rob and Al will perform at 7 p.m. at The Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 541-813-1638.

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.

Saturday, July 20

Brookings Harbor Community Theater will hold auditions for the junior version of the musical “The Princess and the Pea” at 10 a.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Shopping Center Ave. Children 5-12 are welcome to audition. For more information, call 541-661-2473.

Tuesday, July 23

Brookings Harbor Community Theater will hold auditions for the “The Canterville Ghost” at 6:30 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Shopping Center Ave. Parts are available for six men and 14 women. One boy and one girl, ages 10-12, will be cast. The remaining actors needed are teens and adults. For more information, call 541-661-2473.

Thursday, July 25

Brookings artist and instructor Sara Broderick will be giving a demonstration on painting with colored inks during the Fourth Thursday Art Demo at noon at Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City. A finger-food luncheon will be served prior to the demonstration. All are welcome. For more information, call 707-464-9133. 

Friday, July 26

Lost Woods will perform at 7 p.m. at The Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 541-813-1638.

Sunday, July 28

Sweet Town Little, a local country music band will perform in Azalea Park for the American Music Festival series. The free concert begins at 1 p.m.

Announcements

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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Announcements for live art, theatrical, entertainment and musical events and art exhibits happening in Curry and Del Norte counties may be sent to Bill Schlichting, features editor at the Curry Coastal Pilot, at This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it For information, call 541-469-3123.

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