April 13, 2012 in Features

Stage listings



An Evening with Rick Bass and Stellarondo - Part of Get Lit! Festival. Author Rick Bass is best known for his detailed portrayals of Western wilderness and man’s relationship with nature. Bass will read with the accompaniment of Stellarondo. Tonight, 7:30 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $12/advance, $15/door, $10/students and children ages 11 and younger. (208) 263-9191.

UI Jazz Bands and Choirs - Tonight, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. $5/adults, $3/students and seniors. (208) 885-7251.

Big Mumbo Blues Band Drinking, dancing and music will fill the Celebration Hall. Tonight, 8 p.m., Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center, 405 N. William St., Post Falls. $10. (208) 457-8950.

“The Tender Land” - Presented by University of Idaho Opera. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, University Auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow. $5/adults, $3/students and seniors. (208) 885-6231.

Spokane Songwriters Concert - Get Lit! is collaborating with The Spokane Songwriters to celebrate poetry in music. The concert will include local musicians Dave McRae, Steve Schennum, Cheryl Branz, Bill Tierney, Laddie Ray Melvin, Kevin Brown, Bill Kostelec and Kathy Kostelec. Sunday, 2-5 p.m., Holy Names Music Center Recital Hall, 3910 W. Custer Drive. $10/free to students.

“The Forgotten God - Songs of the Holy Spirit” - A choral prayer service presented by Choreteur. Sunday, 4 p.m., St. Joseph Church, 1503 W. Dean. (509) 276-2605.

Friends of Rathdrum Mountain Fundraiser - For ages 21 and older. The nonprofit group will host the event with food provided by local chef Esau Clauson and live music by Dead Fiddlers Society, Cris Lucas, and the Friends of Rathdrum Mountain Band. Sunday, 5:30-9 p.m., Westwood Saloon, 8162 W. Main St., Rathdrum. $10 at the door. (208) 687-6699.

Barrage - World-touring fiddle concert at 7 p.m.; fiddle workshop from 3-4 p.m. April 16, Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $15/adults, $10/children. (208) 263-9191.

Whitworth Concert Band Spring Concert- Monday, 8 p.m., Whitworth University, 300 W. Hawthorne Rd. Free. (509) 777-3280.

Tuesday Night Music Series - Tuesday, Thorn-Creek Express, bluegrass/gospel. Moscow Food Co-Op, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow. Free. (208) 882-8537.

UI Concert Band - Wind ensemble. Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, University Auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults, $3/students and seniors. (208) 885-6231.

EWU Jazz Residency - With guest artists Steve Owen of University of Oregon. Featuring the Eastern Jazz Ensemble I, Eastern Repertory Jazz Ensemble II and EWU Lab Jazz Band III. Rob Tapper, Andy Plamondon, Todd Del Guidice, Luke Brockman and Jesse Flanagan, directors. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Eastern Washington University, Music Building Recital Hall, Cheney. (509) 359-2241.

UI Idaho Brass Quintet - Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults, $3/students and seniors. (208) 885-6231.

Idaho Music Educators Association All-State Host Concert - Featuring the NIC Jazz Ensemble with special guests. Thursday, 7:30 p.m., North Idaho College, Boswell Hall Schuler Performing Arts Center, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 769-7764.


Blue Door Players – “I Saw You”: All-ages show draws inspiration from the back pages of your favorite newspapers. Audience members are welcome to bring a newspaper classified they would like to see used in the show. Tonight. 8 p.m., $9/general admission, $7/children, seniors and students with valid ID. “Cagematch”: Improv teams compete for audience applause and approval. Not suitable for all ages. Saturday. 9 p.m., $7 all seats. Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. (509) 747-7045.

White Tie Improv - Presented by University of Idaho Theatre. Featuring short- and long-form improv using audience suggestions from the University of Idaho’s comedy troupe. Open workshops to be part of the troupe will be held 4:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays in the Arena Theater on the first floor of UI Shoup Hall. Saturday, 8 p.m., Kiva Theater, University of Idaho, 921 Campus Drive, Moscow, Idaho. $2 show admission. (208) 885-6465.


“In the Heights” - Part of Best of Broadway series. Tonight-Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 1 and 6:30 p.m., INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. Season tickets: $32.50-$72.50. (800) 325-SEAT.

“The Lady With All the Answers” - Tonight and Saturday. Theatrical production by 7B Productions. Shows 7:30 p.m. nightly. Panida Theater, Little Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $12/adults, 10/seniors. (208) 263-9191.

“Love, Sex and the IRS” - Jon Trachtman and Leslie Arthur are out-of-work musicians who room together in New York City. To save money, Jon has been filing tax returns listing the pair as married. The day of reckoning comes when the Internal Revenue Service informs the “couple” they’re going to be investigated. Shows Fridays at 8 p.m.; and Saturdays at 2 and 8 p.m. Runs tonight and Saturday; and April 20-21, Masonic Center, Commandery Room, 1108 W. Riverside Ave. $15/adults; $13/students, seniors, military. (509) 795-0004.

“Northwoods Unleashed” - Dinner theater featuring solos, duets ensembles and more. Tonight and Saturday, Pork Loin Dinner by Skeyes the Limit. Tickets available at Seebers Drug Store in Newport or by calling (208) 448-1294. Circle Moon Theater , Highway 211 off of Highway 2, Newport, Wash. $20/dinner show begins at 6:30 p.m., show follows at 7:30 p.m.; Show only tickets: $12/adults, $10/seniors and children.

“Anne of Green Gables” - Pend Oreille Players Association will present this production adapted to the stage by Joseph Robinette based on L.M. Montgomery’s novel. Shows tonight and Saturday, April 20-21 and 27-28 at 7 p.m.; Sunday, April 22 and 29 at 3 p.m. Pend Oreille Playhouse, 240 N. Union Ave., Newport, Wash. $10.50/adults, $5.50/ages 18 and younger. (509) 671-3389.

“The Mikado”- The Washington State University School of Music will present Gilbert and Sullivan’s comic satire/operetta, directed by Julie Anne Wieck. Shows tonight at 8 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Pullman. $10/general admission; $5/students and seniors. (509) 335-4331 or (509) 335-4148.

“Bingo” - A new musical comedy about a colorful group of die-hard bingo players. Audience participation is a must with three actual games and prizes. Shows tonight and Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday at 2 p.m., Spokane Civic Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St. $25. (509) 325-2507 or (800) 325-SEAT.

“Duck Hunter Shoots Angel” - From the author of “Tuesdays With Morrie.” Two bumbling Alabama duck-hunting brothers think they have accidentally shot down an angel. A story of family, love, loss and redemption. Shows Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sundays at 2 p.m. Runs through April 22. Spokane Civic Theatre, Main Stage, 1020 N. Howard St. $28/adults, $26/seniors age 65 and older, $20/students 24 years of age and younger with student ID, $10/student rush (available 20 minutes before a performance; not available for shows near to selling out). (509) 325-2507 or (800) 325-SEAT.

“An Infinite Ache”- Interplayers presents this two-person play starring Yvonne Same and Todd Kehne, directed by Marianne McLaughlin. Shows tonight at 7:30 p.m.; and Saturday at 2 and 7:30 p.m. Interplayers Theatre, 174 S. Howard St. $24/general, $20/military and senior, $15/educator and student with ID, $15/groups of 15 or more (available at box office only). (509) 455-7529 or (800) 325-SEAT.

“What the Butler Saw”- Washington State University will present this dark comedy/mystery farce by British playwright Joe Orton. Contains adult material. Shows tonight at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday at 2 and 7:30 p.m., WSU, Daggy Hall, Jones Theatre, Pullman. $10/reserved seating, $8/WSU students. (800) 325-SEAT.

One-Act Plays - North Idaho College’s Theater Department will present the one-act comedies, “Laundry and Bourbon,” and “Lone Star” by James McClure. Recommended for mature audiences due to strong language. Shows tonight and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., North Idaho College, Boswell Hall, Schuler Performing Arts Center, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 769-3220.

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