November 19, 2009 in Features

Stage listings

 

Events of special interest are marked with a

. For complete listings, see www.spokane7.com.

Music

UI Opera and Musical Theatre - Today, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, University Auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (208) 885-6231

“Love for Young and Old” WSU Opera Workshop - Excerpts from Gilbert and Sullivan’s “Princess Ida” and Gian Carlo Menotti’s “The Old Maid and the Thief.” Today, 8 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-4331

Gonzaga Wind Symphony - Featuring piano soloist Ben Rosenblatt. Friday, 7:30 p.m., St. Aloysius Church. $5. (509) 313-6733

Spokane Symphony - “Dance Fever,” works by Kodaly, Ginastera and Schumann, with guest harpist Yolanda Kondonassis. Saturday, 8 p.m., and Sunday, 3 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $22-$44. (509) 624-1200, (800) 325-SEAT

KPBX Kids’ Concert - “The Swing Years: Music of the 1930s and 1940s,” featuring vocals by Ann Fennessy and Kristina Ploeger with the Jazz Boyz and the Silver Spurs dancers. Saturday, 1-2 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. Free. (509) 327-5729

Whitworth Symphony Orchestra - Saturday, 3 p.m., Whitworth University, Cowles Auditorium. $5/adults, free/seniors and students. (509) 777-3280

Special Concert for the Young - Music and stories written and performed by young people, presented by Allegro Baroque and Beyond, with baritone Steven Mortier, narrator Hannah Chapman-Dutton and pianist Yi-chun Chen. Saturday, 3 p.m., Steinway Piano Gallery, 13418 E. Nora Ave., Spokane Valley. $5. (509) 455-6865

Natalie Cole - Nine-time Grammy winner. Saturday, 8:30 p.m., Northern Quest Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights. $55-65. (509) 481-6700, (800) 325-SEAT

Josh Ritter Benefit Concert and Dinner - For Jim Lafortune, longtime Moscow Junior High School teacher who recently underwent brain surgery and chemotherapy. Sunday, dinner 4-6 p.m., concert and dance 6 p.m. Moscow Junior High School Fieldhouse, Moscow, Idaho. Donation. (208) 882-3577

Heidi Muller and Dan Maher - Folk. Sunday, 3 p.m., Rick Singer Photography, 415 W. Main Ave. $15. (509) 838-3333

EWU Symphony Orchestra and Wind Ensemble - Monday, 7:30 p.m., Eastern Washington University, Showalter Auditorium, Cheney. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (509) 359-2241

Dance

An Daire Irish Dancers - Fundraiser for Mid-Columbia Celtic Arts, with music by the Turner Sisters. Saturday, 7:30-9 p.m., O’Doherty’s Irish Grille, 525 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 294-3771

Comedy

“Family Dinner”- Holiday-themed improvisation using audience suggestions. All ages welcome. Friday, 8 p.m., Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $9/adults, $7/children, seniors and students with ID. (509) 747-7045

Vince Valenzuela - Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Waddell’s Neighborhood Pub & Grill, 4318 S. Regal St. Free. (509) 443-6500

Blacklisted: Jazz and Comedy on the Edge - For age 21 and older. Saturday, 9 p.m., Lion’s Lair, 205 W. Riverside Ave. $5. (509) 456-5678

Safari Saturday - Fast-paced short-form improv. Not suitable for all ages. Saturday, 9 p.m., Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $7. (509) 747-7045

Jazz and Comedy at Mama’s Thaiway Lounge - For age 18 and older. Sunday, 6-9 p.m., Mama’s Thaiway Lounge, 5908 E. Broadway Ave. No cover. (509) 270-9740

Theater

“The Lion King” - Best of Broadway series. Through Dec. 6, Tuesdays-Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 2 and 8 p.m., Sundays at 1 and 6:30 p.m. INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $25-$132.50. (800) 325-SEAT

“The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie” - About a headstrong teacher in 1930s Scotland. Today, 5 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Eastern Washington University Theater, Cheney. $5. (509) 359-2459

“Dearly Departed” - Presented by Spokane Falls Community College Revelers Drama Club. Today through Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Spokane Falls Community College, SFCC Playhouse, Communications Building 5, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. $8 suggested donation. (509) 533-3592

“A Tuna Christmas”- Redneck holiday comedy set in a small, fictional Texas town, with two actors each playing 12 characters. Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Spokane Civic Theatre, Main Stage, 1020 N. Howard St. $21/adults, $19/seniors, $14/students, $7/student rush (available 20 minutes before showtime if not sold out). (509) 325-2507, (800) 446-9576

“In a Grove: Four Japanese Stories” - Presented by the Spokane Community College Players. Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Spokane Community College, Lair Student Center auditorium, Building 6, 1810 N. Greene St. $4/adults, $3/students, free/age 10 and younger. Sunday admission is free with a donation of a nonperishable food item. (509) 533-7387

“Underneath the Lintel”- One-man show featuring Reed McColm as a Dutch librarian who finds a book 113 years overdue. Preview Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.; continues Nov. 27-Dec. 12. Interplayers, 174 S. Howard St. $10-$21. (509) 455-7529


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