January 20, 2012 in Features

Things to Do


Mythbusters: Behind the Myths Tour: 8 p.m. today. Join Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman for an evening of on-stage experiments, audience participation, video of the explosions featured on the television show and behind-the-scenes stories. INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $49.50, (800) 325-SEAT or ticketswest.com.

Curls for Curling! - Help bring curling to Spokane! C.I. Shenanigans will have a 24-foot curling deck on the patio, a fundraising raffle of local items, and Double Takeout Red Rye Ale. Saturday. C.I. Shenanigans, 332 N. Spokane Falls Court, Spokane. Free. (509) 455-6690.

24th Annual Inland Northwest RV Show – Today-Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $7/good all week, free/age 12 and younger with adult. (509) 466-4256.

Winter Wonderland - Celebrate the wonders of the animal kingdom this winter. Find out which animals are out right now and how they survive the cold winter months. Climb around in our life-size bear den, try on a cougar fur and take home your very own pine cone bird feeder. Saturday. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Outdoor Learning Center, 8706 E. Upriver Drive, Spokane Valley. $4. (509) 340-1028.

“Rent” - Runs through Jan. 29. Lake City Playhouse presents Jonathan Larson’s Broadway musical about a group of impoverished young artists struggling to survive and create in New York’s Lower East Side, under the shadow of HIV/AIDS. Contains adult content and language. Shows Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; and Sundays at 2 p.m., Lake City Playhouse, 1320 E. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $9-$19. (208) 667-1323.

“The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas” - Runs through Feb. 4. Spokane Civic Theatre presents this country western musical. For mature audiences. Shows Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; and Sundays at 2 p.m., Spokane Civic Theatre, Main Stage, 1020 N. Howard St. $29/adults, $27/seniors age 65 and older, $22/students 24 years of age and younger with student ID. (509) 325-2507 or (800) 325-SEAT.

“Tuna Does Vegas”- Presented by Interplayers. Written by Joe Sears, Jaston Williams and Ed Howard. Directed by William C. Marlowe and starring Patrick Treadway and Michael Weaver. Runs today-Sunday, Wednesday-Jan. 28 and Feb. 1-4. Shows Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; and Sundays at 2 p.m., Interplayers, 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.

Tingstad and Rumble - Benefit concert for the Sandpoint Waldorf School featuring the school’s string ensemble as an opening act. Eric Tingstad and Nancy Rumbel will then join the students in a musical offering, followed by a full concert. Saturday. 7:30 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint, Idaho. $15/adults, $10/seniors and children age 11 and younger. (208) 245-0100.

KPBX Kids Concert - “Music of the Stage and Screen.” Saturday. 1-2 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. Free. www.kpbx.org.

Spokane Youth Symphony - The Youth Symphony’s second concert of its literary season brings young Mozart into the mix. Guests include Steven Mortier as the narrator and bass-baritone soloist. Sunday. 4 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $16/adults; $14/seniors; $12/children. (509) 624-1200.

“Beauty and the Beast” - Part of Best of Broadway series. Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Jan. 27-28 at 8 p.m., Jan. 29 at 1 and 6:30 p.m., INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $32.50-$72.50. (800) 325-SEAT.

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