February 5, 2009 in Features

Stage listings

 

Music

Spokane Symphony Chamber Soiree - “What Lincoln Should Have Heard,” part of the Lincoln bicentennial celebration. Today. 7:30 p.m., Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center, 405 William St., Post Falls. $25, includes glass of wine or sparkling cider. (208) 457-8950 or (509) 624-1200

U.S. Army 1st Infantry Division Band Brass Quintet - Selections ranging from classical to patriotic. Today, 8 p.m., Whitworth University, Music Recital Hall. Free. (509) 777-3280

WSU Festival of Contemporary Art Music - 20th annual event, honoring founding festival director and music professor Charles Argersinger. Today: recital of new student compositions, 11:10 a.m., Bryan Hall Theatre; Faculty Composers’ Concert, 8 p.m., Bryan Hall Theatre. Friday, electroacoustic concert, 3 p.m., Kimbrough Concert Hall; Piano Pedagogy Lab School recital, 6:30 p.m., Kimbrough Concert Hall. Saturday, concert of original works by Argersinger, 8 p.m., Bryan Hall Theatre. Washington State University, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-3970

“Around the World in Eighty Eight Keys” - Community concert to benefit the Spokane Valley Food Bank, featuring piano, strings, bagpipes, choral music and dance. Dessert reception. Friday, 7 p.m., St. Josephs Catholic Church, 4521 N. Arden Road, Otis Orchards. $10/adults, $5/children, $30/family. (509) 226-9950

Music Convocation - Open house. Friday, noon, Eastern Washington University, Music Building Recital Hall, 512 Fifth St., Cheney. Free. (509) 359-7078

Piano Bash - “Around the World in 80 Minutes,” featuring 30 pianists. Friday, 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, 4:30 p.m. University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music Recital Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. $5/adults, $12/families, $3/students and seniors. (208) 885-7212

SFCC Jazz Festival Concert Finale - Featuring the Victor Goines Quintet. Saturday, 8 p.m., Spokane Falls Community College, Music/Performing Arts Building auditorium, Building 15, 3410 W. Fort George Drive. $18/general, $15/students and seniors. (509) 533-3711

Spokane Symphony SuperPops, Three Broadway Divas - With songs from such Broadway hits such as “Gypsy,” “Mame,” “Sweet Charity,” “West Side Story” and “Evita.” Saturday, 8 p.m., INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $21-$46. (509) 624-1200

Spokane All-City Jazz Ensembles Concert - With Seattle saxophonist Mark Taylor. Sunday, 7 p.m., Eastern Washington University, Music Building Recital Hall, 512 Fifth St., Cheney. $8/adults, $5/seniors and students. (509) 359-7078

Spokane Youth Symphony - “Heroes and Legends,” featuring the Intermediate String Orchestra, Junior Orchestra, Junior Symphonic Orchestra and Spokane Youth Orchestra. Sunday. 4 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $14/adults, $12/seniors, two children admitted free with each adult ticket. (509) 448-4446

Tuesday Night Music - Smooth jazz vocals by Natalie Rose. Tuesday, 6-8 p.m., Moscow Food Co-op, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow, Idaho. Free. (208) 882-8537

WSU Jazz Concert - Tuesday. 8 p.m., Washington State University, Kimbrough Concert Hall, Pullman. (509) 335-3970

WSU Orchestra - Tuesday. 8 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-3898

Afua N’Diaye - Drumming, dance and song. Wednesday, 11:30 a.m., Spokane Falls Community College, Student Union Building, Lair-Student Center auditorium, Building 6, 3410 W. Fort George Drive. Free. (509) 533-7081

Dance

An Dochas and The Haran Dancers - CD release show with Irish music and dance. Friday, 7:30 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $16-$18. (509) 325-SEAT

Comedy

“It’s a Date” - Fully improvised show. Friday, 8 p.m., Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $9/adults, $7/children/seniors/students with ID. (509) 747-7045

Dan Cummins - Friday-Saturday. 8 p.m., Uncle D’s Comedy Underground, Bluz at the Bend, 2721 N Market St. $10. (509) 483-7300

Arricko Bell - Saturday, 8-9 p.m., House of Brews Comedy and Music, 2706 N. Monroe Street. (509) 325-3697

Safari Saturday - Fast-paced short-form improv. Saturday, 9 p.m., Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $7. (509) 747-7045

Theater

“Cowgirls” - Comedy of mistaken musical identity. Today, 7:30 p.m.; Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 2 and 8 p.m.; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. Spokane Interplayers Theatre, 174 S. Howard St. $10-$21. (509) 455-PLAY

“Raised in Captivity” - A dark comedy about the burdens adults carry from their childhoods. Today-Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Washington State University, Jones Theatre, Daggy Hall, Pullman. $12/adults, $10/seniors, $7/children. (509) 335-3898

“The Women of Lockerbie” - Drama based on the aftermath of the Pan Am Flight 103 tragedy. Tonight at 7:30; Friday-Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Spokane Civic Theatre, Firth J. Chew Studio Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St. $15. (509) 325-2507

“Vagina Monologues” - Eve Ensler’s play based on her interviews with more than 200 women about love, sex and life. Presented by UI Women’s Center. Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. University of Idaho, Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. $9/adults, $7/students. (208) 882-4127

“Alexander Who is Not Not Not Not Not NOT NOT Going to Move” - Presented by Spokane Children’s Theatre. Saturday and Sunday, 1 and 4 p.m. Spokane Community College, Lair Auditorium, 1810 N. Greene St. $10/adults, $8/age 18 and younger. (509) 325-SEAT

Howard’s Follies’ “The Last Laugh” - Presented by Yesteryear Productions in concert with The Create Art Center. Saturday, 7 p.m. and Sunday, 3 p.m. Reservations recommended. The Create Art Center, 900 Fourth St., Newport, Wash.. $10/adults, $8/seniors/youth. (509) 447-9277

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