Arts & Entertainment briefs

North Beach Singers present “Made in USA”

The North Beach Singers will present their annual spring concerts at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Faith Community Church, 240 Canal Dr S.E., in Ocean Shores, and again at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 8, in Moclips at Chapel By the Sea Church, 4612 State Route 109.

The ensemble will perform music that was created, performed, enjoyed and fostered by Americans — Dixieland jazz, rock ‘n’ roll and country. Admission is a donation of food or money to the North Beach Food Banks. For further information, contact: Judy Snow at (360) 289-4499 or

7th Street Kids

auditions coming up

Auditions for the 7th Street Kids production of “Shrek the Musical” will be held at the 7th St. Theater at 9 a.m. Saturday. Youth who will be 7 to 16 years old on June 15 are invited to audition. All who audition must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No previous experience or preparation is necessary.

Those who audition will be taught a short song and dance that they will perform for the directors. Approximately 50 youths will be chosen for the production. Participants must be able to attend all rehearsals and performances to participate in the program. Tuition is $200. Scholarships are available.

Rehearsals begin on Monday, June 24, and will run Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Symphony set for

annual spring concert

Talented Grays Harbor composers and young soloists will be featured during the spring concert planned by the Grays Harbor Symphony Orchestra for 7 p.m. Sunday at the Bishop Center on the Grays Harbor College campus in Aberdeen.

Clara Park will be featured on the piano and Keola Holt will be the vocal soloist, chosen by area music teachers in a competition earlier this year. William Dyer conducts the community orchestra,

The evening concert will also feature works by four Harbor composers, including former orchestra conductor Robert C. Richardson, Alex Eddy, Dr. Jeff Freed and Lauren McClaren. Tickets for the concert are available now at or by calling (360) 538-4066.

“1964 The Tribute”

coming to 7th Street

“1964 The Tribute — A Tribute to The Beatles” will be performed at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 7 and 8 at the 7th St. Theatre as part of a fundraiser for Music Aid Northwest. Tickets are $20 for students/seniors and then range from $30 to $50, depending on seat location. Tickets are available at

The show is an accurate re-creation of a live Beatles concert from songs, voices, instruments, suits, haircuts, down to the Beatle Boots. The act has performed on numerous television shows including Fox News, CBS Early Show, Imus in the Morning and PM Magazine.

The band has performed at Red Rocks Amphitheater in Denver to sellout crowds of 10,000 people. They’ve performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City 11 times to sellout audiences. They’ve performed at Shea Stadium, Busch Stadium and many other stadiums and arenas worldwide.

Winery to host

Fleur de Lis Festival

Westport Winery’s Fleur de Lis Festival runs from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. Sunday, June 9. This celebration of flowers is free to attend and open to all ages. The winery is known for its extensive iris plantings which bloom for this festival. In addition, the winery’s nursery has brought in a wealth of exciting new iris plants for purchase at this event.

For the fourth year, the Westport Art Festival will host Art in the Vines during this event as a precursor to the annual summer art festival at the docks in Westport on Aug. 17 and 18.

At 11 a.m. to launch the festival Westport Winery will open their new lavender labyrinth.

Singer-songwriter Ericka Corban will be performing throughout the festival.

Civic Choir to present

annual spring concert

The Grays Harbor Civic Choir presents its traditional spring concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 9, at the Bishop Center on the Grays Harbor College campus in Aberdeen. This will be the final concert for choir director Ian Dorsch. Tickets for the concert are available now at or by calling (360) 538-4066.