Arts & Entertainment Briefs for Nov. 14, 2013


Grayland

“The Man Who Came to Dinner”

The Grayland Players will once again grace their stage with the production of “The Man Who Came to Dinner.” The historic Grayland Community Hall will open its doors for the public on Nov. 15 and 16 at 7:30 p.m. with a Sunday matinee on Nov. 17 at 2 p.m.

The story revolves around New York critic, Sheridan Whiteside, falls on the steps of the Stanley residence and is forced to spend an extended time there to recuperate.

A cast of 22 tells the story of a man who takes over the house with his big personality and daily life.

Tickets are available at City Drug, Aberdeen and Twin Harbor Drug, Westport, and at the door. Price is $12 for adults and $10 for children under 12.

Hoquiam

2013 Winter Show

Six Rivers Gallery, operated by Harbor Art Guild, presents the 2013 Winter Show from Nov.15 to Jan. 12.

This juried show features the art of Nancy Eichenberger, Jenny Fisher, Mary Lou Gregory, Ken Hunt, Tina Karvonen, Robin Moore, R.P. Myers, Erik Pederson, Ellen Pickell, Barb Shillinger and Mery Swanson.

The opening celebration for this show will coincide with Ho Ho Hoquiam on Dec. 7 from 4 – 8 p.m.

The public is invited to stop by for refreshments and meet the artists.

Consider the gallery’s gift shop for handmade art by Harbor Art Guild members.

The gift shop is open during gallery hours which are Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays 1 to 5 p.m.

Aberdeen

“The Buffalo Man”

Clyde &Sylvia’s Frames-N-Things is hosting local artist Ken Hurley “The Buffalo Man”, for his annual November show with the gallery.

Hurley is noted for his award winning paintings and drawings of the Old West, and has some great new art for all to enjoy.

Hurley will be demonstrating his talents on Friday Nov. 29 from noon to 4 p.m., during the store’s Holiday Open House. The public is welcome to stop by for a visit, enjoy his art and enter a drawing to win a piece of Hurley’s art.

Hoquiam

Holiday comedies

7th St. Theatre presents “Home Alone” on Friday, Nov. 29, and Saturday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m.

This movie stars Macaulay Culkin as eight-year-old Kevin, who is inadvertently left “home alone” in the family’s mad dash to the airport for a holiday trip to France. Comic complications ensue courtesy of bumbling burglars played by Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern.

“National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” will be shown one night only on Saturday, Dec. 7, at 7:30 p.m.

The cast brings the third of the Vacation movies to life behind the writing of Hughes, who died in 2009.

Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo return as Clark and Ellen Griswold, with Juliette Lewis as daughter Audrey and Randy Quaid once again playing the annoyingly goofy Cousin Eddie.

Doors open at 7:00 p.m. for the 7:30 p.m. showings. Tickets are $5 and will be available at the door. Advance tickets are available at Harbor Drug and at www.brownpapertickets.com. For more information call 360-537-7400 or check the website, www.7thstreettheatre.com.

Aberdeen

Guitar Trios

Six guitarists from four countries (Japan, Canada, Belgium and the U.S.) are coming to the Bishop Center stage on Friday, Nov. 15, at 7:30 p.m.

The show features the California Guitar Trio and the Montreal Guitar Trio, two groups that have joined and are now touring together.

Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors, $12 for students and $10 for children 10 and under. They can be purchased at www.ghc.edu/bishop and by calling 360-538-4066.

Aberdeen

Fall Gala Show

The show for the 21st Annual Fall Gala will be on display at Grays Harbor College ‘s Spellman Library Gallery through Dec. 12.

The public is welcome during regular library hours, 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays; until 6 p.m. on Thursdays; until 4:30 p.m. on Fridays; and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays.

Aberdeen

A 1940’s Radio Christmas Carol

The Driftwood Players present a festive backstage view at radio station WOV – New York’s Christmas show set during WWII.

Original songs and carols, along with a “play within a play” version of Dickens’ Christmas Carol that goes terribly awry.

With fast-talking characters helping the war effort, it has something for everyone.

Performance Dates:

• Friday, Saturday showings, curtain time at 7:30 p.m.: Nov. 23, 29, 30, Dec. 6, 7, 13, 14.

• Sunday matinee on Dec. 15 starts at 1:30 p.m.

Tickets are $15 and are available online at AberdeenDriftwood.com. Tickets also available in person at Valu Drug in Montesano, Top Foods and City Center Drug in Aberdeen, Harbor Drug in Hoquiam and Dolores’ and Fay’s in Ocean Shores.

Tokeland

Old-time fiddle music

Brad Pinkerton and Pete Martin will perform old-time fiddle music in the traditional style on fiddle, mandolin and guitar on Nov. 15 at 4:30 p.m.

This all-ages event will be at the Shoalwater Bay Gym located on Elm Street in Tokeland. Free pizza and dessert will be served.

The presentation is sponsored by the Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribal Community Library. For more information please call 360-267-8190.

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