Art and Entertainment Briefs for April 10, 2014


Aberdeen

Christine Hill Music Studios recital

Christine Hill Music Studios will present voice and piano students in a jazz-themed recital at 7 p.m., Sunday, April 13th at Aberdeen First United Methodist Church. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend. A reception will follow the performance. The church is located at the corner of 2nd and Broadway in Aberdeen.

Aberdeen

Anne Feeney and Evan Greer “Carry it On Tour”

Join folk singers Anne Feeney and Evan Greer on April 17 at the Polish Club Hall as they commemorate the legacy of Pete Seeger. Greer and Feeney have both shared stages multiple times with Seeger. They are now traveling around the Northwest performing folk songs. This all-ages show costs $10 and up.

For more information visit www.ghinstitute.org.

Hoquiam

Upcoming shows at Six Rivers Gallery

To celebrate spring, Harbor Art Guild presents an Awakenings Art Show at Six Rivers Gallery, March 28 to April 27. Gary Douglas Lennon is curating this show which features the work of HAG members.

The reception is this Saturday from 1 – 4 p.m.

The next show is the 6th Annual Young Artists Show, May 2 to June 1, and Harbor Art Guild continues to feature the work of young artists in this show. See the website for details and a registration form. Deadline for submitting art to this show is April 18.

Six Rivers Gallery is at 210 6th Street in Hoquiam. Open hours are Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. To 5 p.m. and Sunday, 1 – 5 p.m. Visit our website for more information, harborartguild.com, or call 532-9979.

Westport

Titanic Tea Party

Celebrate 1914, the year Westport was founded, by attending a tea party straight from the Edwardian Age. This Centennial event will take place at the Westport Maritime Museum, Destruction Island Lens building, on Saturday, April 12th at 4:20 p.m.

English teas, cucumber and salmon pate sandwiches, crumpets with jam, Devonshire clotted cream and more will be served. Dress up in period costumes and enter a contest to win prizes for the most authentic wardrobe of the period and the most authentic character from the history of the HMS Titanic.

Tickets for this event are $25 per person. Call the Museum at 268-0078 to make your reservation and receive your Titanic boarding pass. Free admission for a couple is the reward for a new or renewal membership at the $40 family membership level.

Aberdeen

Bronkar: the Circus of Sound

Bronkar, the world’s only rhythmic juggling beat-boxer, comes to the Bishop Center stage on Tuesday, April 22, for an energetic family show starting at 7 p.m. This one-man “Circus of Sound” interactive performance blends music, comedy and raw skill to captivate all ages.

Tickets for this show are on sale now at www.ghc.edu/bishop or by calling (360) 538-4066. The show is sponsored by Lewis and Helen Lord and in memory of Frank Lloyd.

Aberdeen

One-Act Play auditions

Auditions take place next week for four original one-act plays, written by Grays Harbor College students and directed by instructors Brad Duffy and Lynne Lerych. Tryouts will be Wednesday, April 16, at 4 p.m. and the following day, April 17, starting at 7 p.m., at the Bishop Center.

The plays, playwrights and casts include “Explosion” by Cora Foss, roles for one male and two female, all late teens; “Slave to the Clock” by Rebecca Meyers, one male in his 40s, one female, late teens or early 20s; “Love Our Loves” by Kailey Hara, one female teen, one male in his 40s; and “The View” by Nick Gruber, one female and one male, both in their early 20s.

The one-act plays will be performed in mid-May. Academic credit for THEA 151 is available to GHC students enrolled for Spring Quarter. For more information, contact Brad Duffy at (360) 538-4172 or brad.duffy@ghc.edu.

Hoquiam

“Top Gun” at 7th St. Theatre

The 7th St. Theatre’s Classic Film Series presents “Top Gun,” starring Tom Cruise and Kelly McGillis on April 25 and 26 at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m.

Set in the milieu of the Navy’s elite “Top Gun” jet fighter pilot training program, the Tony Scott-directed film features a star-studded supporting cast including Val Kilmer, Tim Robbins, Meg Ryan, Tom Skerritt, Anthony Edwards, and Michael Ironside.

The 7th St. Theatre is located at 313 7th St. in Hoquiam. Tickets are $5 and will be available at the door. Advance tickets are available at Harbor Drug in Hoquiam, City Drug in Aberdeen, and at www.brownpapertickets.com. For more information call 360-537-7400 or check the website, www.7thstreettheatre.com.

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