October 22, 2009 in Features

Stage listings


Wood Brothers concert canceled

The Wood Brothers concert scheduled for tonight at the Knitting Factory Concert House has been canceled “due to unforeseen circumstances.” Tickets purchased online or over the phone will be automatically refunded. Those who bought tickets in person can bring them to the Spokane Arena Box Office, 720 W. Mallon Ave., Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., or mail them to P.O. Box 6459, Spokane, WA 99217.

Events of particular interest are marked with a

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


Leon Atkinson and John Stowell - Classical and jazz guitar. Today, 8 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $24/advance, $30/door. (800) 325-SEAT

Maxwell Hughes - Percussion guitarist, with food and wine. Friday, 7 p.m., Panida’s Little Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $45. (208) 263-9191

EWU Homecoming Jazz Concert - Friday, 7:30 p.m., Eastern Washington University, Music Building Recital Hall, Cheney. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (509) 359-2241

Hog Heaven Big Band - The 16-piece band plays swing-era music from the 1920s to the ’40s. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Artisans at the Dahmen Barn, 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown, Wash. $8/couple; $5/person, free/under 12. Complimentary dance lesson 6 p.m. (509) 229-3414

Rosalia Harvest Festival Music - Saturday, open mic at noon for musicians and singers, to benefit the center’s new roof (bring a dessert to sell); 2 p.m. concert by champion fiddler Aaron and his band The Afterthoughts. Rosalia’s Performing Arts Center, 114 E. Seventh Ave., Rosalia, Wash. Donation. (509) 569-2261

Northwest Has Talent Contest - For the “America’s Got Talent” regional auditions. Finals are Saturday at the Coeur d’Alene Inn, 506 W. Appleway, Coeur d’Alene; social is at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner and the performance. $25. (208) 667-1323

Spokane Symphony - Classics performance featuring guest guitarist Manuel Barrueco, with music by Liszt, Sanlucar and Bruckner. Saturday, 8 p.m. and Sunday, 3 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $22-44. (509) 624-1200

WSU Choral Festival - Featuring 11 high school choirs plus performances by the WSU Opera Workshop, University Singers and VoJazz. The day will end with the WSU Choral Festival Final Concert at 5 p.m. in the Bryan Hall Theatre. Saturday, Washington State University, Kimbrough Music Building, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-5647

“An Evening of Red Ribbons and Wine” - A benefit for the North Idaho AIDS Coalition with live music by George Conrad and Dan Schmedtje, silent and live auctions, wines and hors d’oeuvres. Saturday, 5-8:30 p.m., North Idaho College, Student Union Building, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $45/advance, $50/door. (208) 665-1448

Chad Mitchell Trio - 50th anniversary concert by Spokane-based folk group. Saturday. 7:30 p.m., INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $28-$38. (800) 325-SEAT

An Evening of Jazz with Barry Aikens and NorthPoint - Featuring guest vocalist Keely Whitney from Seattle. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Memorial Hall at the Boundary County Fairgrounds, Bonners Ferry, Idaho. $12. (208) 267-5256, (208) 267-7374

Jazz at the JACC - Songs of Rosemary Clooney, with vocals by Ruth Pratt, Steve King on guitar, Bruce Penell on bass, Tom Schager on drums and Dick Hubbard on saxophone. Sunday, 6:30 p.m., Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center, 405 William St., Post Falls. $20. (208) 457-8950

Arbor Crest Wine Concert Series - Just Plain Darin. Sunday, 3-7 p.m., Arbor Crest Winery, 4705 N. Fruithill Road, Spokane Valley. $5. (509) 927-9463

University Chorus - UI Vandaleer Concert Choir and University Chorus present “Global Voices: Music The Universal Language.” Sunday. 3 p.m., University of Idaho, University Auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (208) 885-6231

Washboard Chaz Blues Trio - With Hot Club of Spokane, a blues/swing revue. Sunday, 7 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $20/adults, $15/seniors and students. (208) 263-9191

Po’Girl - Folk. Sunday, 7:30 p.m., Di Luna’s, 207 Cedar St., Sandpoint. $15/advance, $18/door. (208) 263-0846

Sons of Day - Christian rock. Sunday, 8 p.m., First Church of the Nazarene, 9004 N. Country Homes Blvd. (509) 467-8986

Legends of Jazz - Veteran quintet led by renowned trombonist Curtis Fuller. Monday, 7:30 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $20/adults, $10/students. (800) 325-SEAT

Tuesday Night Music Series - Dan Maher, folk. Tuesday, 6-8 p.m., Moscow Food Co-op, 121 E. Fifth St, Moscow, Idaho. Free. (208) 882-8537

UI Master Class - David Shifrin, clarinet. Tuesday, 3:30 p.m., University of Idaho, University Auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow, Idaho. (208) 885-6231

Chamber Music Series of Lincoln Center - Clarinet/violin/piano/cello quartet plays works by Debussy, Ravel and Messiaen. Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, University Auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow, Idaho. (208) 885-6231


From Ballroom to Ballet - Featuring Whitworth University dance students. Bazaar will open at 11 a.m.; lunch seating will begin at 11:30 a.m.; and the program will start at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. First Presbyterian Church of Spokane. $20. (509) 466-6081


Kevin Nealon - Former “Saturday Night Live” player, with Jeff Dye. Friday, 8 p.m., Gonzaga University, McCarthey Athletic Center. $25. (509) 313-5824.

No Clue - A fully improvised murder mystery/comedy, for all ages. Friday, 8 p.m., Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $9/adults, $7/children, seniors and students with ID. (509) 747-7045

Dave Attell - Former host of Comedy Central’s “Insomniac.” Saturday, 8:30 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $28-$32 (18 and older). (800) 325-SEAT

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 – Sunday, 6-9 p.m., Mama’s Thaiway Lounge, 5908 E. Broadway Ave. 18 and older; no cover. (509) 270-9740


“Doubt: A Parable” - Interplayers presents John Patrick Shanley’s Pulitzer Prize-winning drama about possible abuse in a Catholic parish in 1964. Preview tonight at 7:30; continues Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. and Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Interplayers, 174 S. Howard St. $10-$21. (509) 455-7529

“The Pirates of Penzance” - Spokane Civic Theatre stages Gilbert & Sullivan’s classic comic operetta. Today-Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. 1020 N. Howard St. $27/adults, $25/seniors, $18/students with ID, $9/student rush (as available, 20 minutes before performance). (509) 325-2507

“Measure For Measure” - Shakespeare play presented by the North Idaho College Theater Department. Today-Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Boswell Hall Schuler Auditorium, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free; recommended for ages 12 and older. (208) 769-3220

“Dracula” - Based on Bram Stoker’s famous 1897 vampire horror novel. Contains gore; may not be suitable for young children and those with sensitive constitutions. Today-Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Washington State University’s Daggy Hall, R.R. Jones Theater, Pullman. $15/general, $10/seniors and WSU students, $5/age 17 and younger. (509) 335-7236

“The School for Scandal” - Comedy performed by the Sage Players, to benefit Manito United Methodist Church and Spokane Falls Community College Institute for Extended Learning Senior Program Scholarship Fund. Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m., and Sunday, 2 p.m. Manito United Methodist Church, 3220 S. Grand Blvd. $10/adults; $8/military, seniors and students with ID; $5/children age 11 and younger. (509) 276-2775

“Secret Garden” - Presented by Theater Arts for Children. Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Spokane Valley Partners Building, 10814 E. Broadway Ave., Spokane Valley. $7/age 13 and older; $5/age 12 and younger. (509) 892-5413

“Dracula: The Untold Story” - Comedic spoof of the iconic vampire tale. Friday-Saturday, 7:30 p.m. and Saturday- Sunday, 2 p.m., University of Idaho, Hartung Theatre, 625 Stadium Drive, Moscow, Idaho. $11/adults, $9/seniors, $7/youth/students/UI staff, free/UI students. (208) 885-6465

“The Dixie Swim Club” - A play about the lives of five southern women who were members of the same swim team during college. Friday-Saturday, 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, 3 p.m. Woodland Theatre, 120 W. Third Ave., Kettle Falls, Wash. $8/opening night; $12/adults, $10/students and seniors age 65 and older. (509) 684-9096

“The Illusion” - Whitworth University’s fall theatre production of the comedic play. Friday-Saturday, 8 p.m., Whitworth University, Cowles Auditorium. $7/adults, $5/students and seniors. (509) 777-3707

High School Musical 2” - Presented by Spokane Children’s Theatre. Saturday, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., and Sunday, 1 and 4 p.m. Spokane Community College, Lair Auditorium, 1810 N. Greene St. $8/children, $10/adults. (509) 325-SEAT

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