LRT's annual gala May 12
Lighthouse Repertory Theatre's sixth annual Gala Celebration will be May 12 at the Tolowa Event Center at Lucky 7 Casino.
This is LRT's biggest fundraiser of the year, and proceeds benefit its Building Fund for renovation of Red's Theatre.
The gala includes a social hour, buffet dinner, silent auction and the original musical revue "Las Vegas Tonight!" written by Ruth Rhodes and directed by Stephanie La Torre. Enjoy the fun of a talent show featuring LRT performers.
The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with a social hour and then dinner at 6:30 p.m. The show will be at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets cost $45 each and are available at Del Norte Office Supply. For more information, call 465-3740. Check out LRT's Facebook page for auction items.
CRDN Chorale performs May 9
The College of the Redwoods, Del Norte, Chorale will give its annual
spring concert, "A Patchwork of Memories," at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 9,
in Crescent Elk Auditorium.
The choir, some 75 community voices strong, is under the direction
of Christie Lynn Rust, with piano accompaniment by Jill Dovre. Works to
be performed include "Battle Hymn of the Republic," "Steam Heat," "The
Road Not Taken," "Festival Sanctus," "He's Gone Away" and "Over the
The concert is free to the public. For more information, call 218-6769.
Pure Prairie League to perform
The Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) presents its
fifth and final performance of the season - country rock pioneer Pure
Prairie League (PPL) - at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 20 in Crescent Elk
In 1972, PPL's second album Bustin' Out (RCA Records) went
multi-platinum, bringing classic songs "Falling In and Out of Love," and
"Amie." The band has a rich 42-year history, from its Ohio beginning as
a group of friends playing cover tunes to the present-day foursome
featuring founding member/pedal-steel innovator John David Call, veteran
bassist Mike Reilly, drummer Rich Schell and lead guitarist Donnie Lee
Tickets cost $20 each, and are available at Del Norte Office Supply,
Wright's Custom Framing in Brookings and at the door. For more
information, call 464-1336.
Harbor Gallery activities
Crescent Harbor Gallery's artist of the month is Sharon Tanner, who
had never painted prior to retiring from nursing. Now she works
primarily in acrylic, and a sampling of her work is on display
throughout May along with pieces by other gallery members.
Randall Tillery will give an oil painting demonstration beginning at
noon Thursday, May 24, preceded by a potluck, at the gallery. Tillery is
a member of the Oil Painters of America, The California Arts Club, The
Laguna Plein Air Painters Association, and past president of the
California Arts League.
"Creative Mondays" are currently being held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on
Mondays. For more information, visit 140 Marine Way, or call 464-9133.
Art exhibit at courthouse
The current Art in Public Places exhibit up in the Del Norte County
Courthouse is a solo show of paintings by Crescent City artist Pauline
Her grouping of colorful, varied works in acrylic is titled
"California Coast Beauty," and will hang through next Thursday, May 10.
For more information, contact 464-1336 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pistol River concert is May 19
The Pistol River Concert Association presents root and blues stylist
Ray Bonneville at 8 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, in the Pistol River
Tickets are $15 each and are available at The Book Dock in Harbor, Wright's Custom Framing in Brookings, and Gold Beach Books.
A $5 student discount or refund is available at the door. For ticket
reservations or more information, call (541) 247-2848 or visit
Dance concert set May 17-19
Del Norte High School Dance will present its annual spring dance
concert, "Whispers in the Dark," at 7 p.m. May 17-19 in Crescent Elk
Many seniors will be performing their choreographed final pieces.
Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors at the door.
For more information call 464-0260, and leave a message for Katherine
Art Scene items should be sent to the Del Norte Association for
Cultural Awareness (DNACA) at P.O. Box 1480, Crescent City, CA 95531 or
e-mailed to email@example.com. They can also be sent directly to the
Triplicate at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, call