February 18, 2010 in Features

Stage listings

 

Events of special interest are marked with a

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

Music

WSU Orchestra - Featuring guest flutist Leonard Garrison in Robert Carl’s “Slow Arch” and the Pullman High School Orchestra in Benjamin Britten’s “Simple Symphony.” Today, 8 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-4148

Josh Turner - Country, with special guest The Copper Mountain Band. Today, 8 p.m., Knitting Factory, 919 W. Sprague Ave. $29.50. (800) 325-SEAT

Bluegrass and Gospel Concert – With The Panhandle Polecats, North Idaho Hat Band and New Vintage. Friday, 7 p.m., Hayden Lake Friends Church, 251 W. Miles Ave., Hayden. $10/person, $25/family. (208) 667-5433

EWU Jazz Residency - With guest pianist James Miley, EWU Jazz Ensemble and Repertory Ensemble, and the Lewis and Clark High School Jazz Band. Friday, 7:30 p.m., Eastern Washington University, Music Building Recital Hall, Cheney. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (509) 359-2241

UI Jazz Bands and Choir - Friday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, University Auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (208) 885-5013

Spokane Symphony SuperPops - “Oz With Orchestra,” featuring the full symphony accompanying a remastered high-definition version of the classic film “The Wizard of Oz.” Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox , 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $27-$54 ($14 matinee tickets Sunday for children and students). (509) 624-1200

The Battle of the Bands - Presented by Sandpoint High School’s Men’s Choir of the Music Department. Saturday, 6 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $15. (208) 263-9191

The Commodores - Grammy-winning funk/soul band of “Brick House” fame. Saturday, 8:30 p.m., Northern Quest Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights. $50-60. (509) 325-SEAT

Sigma Alpha Iota Spring Musicale - Sunday, 2 p.m., Free United Methodist Church, Third and Adams streets, Moscow, Idaho. Free, donations welcome. (208) 885-7212

Gonzaga University Orchestra - Featuring winners of the Young Artists Concerto/Aria Competition. Monday. 7:30 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $9/adults, $7/students and seniors. (509) 624-1200

Tuesday Night Music Series - Dan Maher, folk and Celtic music. Tuesday, 5-7 p.m., Moscow Food Co-op, 121 E. Fifth St, Moscow, Idaho. Free. (208) 882-8537

WSU School of Music Faculty Series - Performances by Sheila Converse, mezzo-soprano; Meg Kelley, pianist; Ruth Boden, cello; and Meredith Arksey, violin and viola. Tuesday, 8 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-3581

“Jazz is … Discovery” - Kicking off the Lionel Hampton International Jazz Festival, featuring the Gerald Clayton Trio, Young All-Star House Quartet and Emerging Young Artists. Wednesday, 8 p.m., University of Idaho, Student Union Building Ballroom, Moscow, Idaho. $30/adults, $12/youth. (208) 885-7212

Dance

18th Annual Friendship Dance - Powwow open to the public, sponsored by the Kalispel, Coeur d’Alene, Spokane and Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation. Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Northern Quest Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights. Free. (509) 456-3931

Acrobats of Hebei China - Sunday, 5 p.m., Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort, Worley, Idaho. $10-$20. (800) 325-SEAT

Spokane Folklore Society Contra Dance - Featuring Larry Simmons, with the Bridgewater Boys. Wednesday, 7 p.m., dance 7:30-9:30 p.m., The Woman’s Club, 1428 W. Ninth Ave. $7/adults, $5/students. (509) 747-2640

Comedy

“It’s a Date!” - Blue Door players will improvise a dating game show. 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

Bob & Tom Comedy All-Stars - Featuring regulars from the syndicated radio show. Saturday, 7 and 9:45 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $30.50. (800) 325-SEAT

Safari Saturday - Fast-paced short-form improv. Some material may not be 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

“Honky Tonk Angels” – Musical comedy about three women’s quest for country music stardom. Tonight at 7:30, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Interplayers, 174 S. Howard St. $10-$21. (509) 455-7529, (800) 325-SEAT

“Sylvia” - Comedy about a love triangle involving a man, his wife and his dog. Today-Saturday, 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, 2 p.m. Spokane Civic Theatre, Firth J. Chew Studio Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St. $16 ($8 student rush tickets 20 minutes before a performance, if available). (509) 625-2507

“High School Musical 2” - Thursdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., and Sundays, 2 p.m., through March 7. Lake City Playhouse, 1320 E. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $16/adults, $13/students and seniors, $10/age 12 and younger. (208) 667-1323

“Enchanted April”- Regional Theatre of the Palouse presents this Tony-nominated play about four women in 1920s England, presented by Regional Theatre of the Palouse. Today-Saturday, 7:30 p.m., and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. RTOP Theatre, 122 N. Grand Ave., Pullman. Adults: $15/advance, $17/door; children: $8/advance, $10/door. (509) 334-0750

“Finding Home” - North Idaho College winter theater production. Today-Saturday and Feb. 25-27, 7:30 p.m., Boswell Hall, Schuler Performing Arts Center, North Idaho College, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 769-3220

“Breaking Legs” - Comedy set in an Italian restaurant, presented by StageWest Community Theatre. Friday, 6:30 p.m., Saturday, 7 p.m., and Sunday, 3:30 p.m. Saturday’s performance will feature an Italian dinner catered by Lenny’s in Cheney. Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 639 Elm St., Cheney. $25/dinner shows, $10/other shows. (509) 951-1355; www.stagewestct.org

“Macbeth” - Five-actor version of Shakespeare’s classic presented by Seattle-based The Guild of Misguided Professionals. Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Stage II Black Box Theatre, Whitworth University’s Cowles Auditorium. $2. (509) 879-0302

“Charlotte’s Web”- Musical adaptation of the beloved children’s book, presented by Spokane Children’s Theatre. Saturday and Sunday, 1 and 4 p.m.; Feb. 27, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (signing provided for the hearing impaired); Feb. 28, 1 p.m., Community College Lair Auditorium, 1810 N. Greene St. $10/adults, $8/children. (800) 325-SEAT


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