Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013's Lowdown
While all you college students are hunkering down and stressing about finals, we'll remind you that it could be worse: You could have to perform in front of a captive audience to graduate.
That's the process that will be playing out all weekend out at Dell'Arte. Thursday through Sunday, second-year graduate students enrolled in the Blue Lake theatre school's MFA program will be performing their Character Projects, the culmination of two months of in-depth physical study. The performances are pay-what-you-can and take place in the Carlo Theatre.
Also Thursday, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Dave Mason (he was in Traffic) will make good on an event he had to cancel back almost two months ago at the Garberville Theatre. Do you remember his big '70s hit "We Just Disagree"? Either way, the show benefits the Southern Humboldt Schools Foundation. We can all agree that's a good thing.
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Jimmy Jeff is like Santa Claus, bringing sweet guitar licks to all of the children of Humboldt County. How else could he be at both Six Rivers and The Forks in one night? Yes, Virginia, there is a Jimmy Jeff.
Garberville Theater / 7 p.m. / $38 / $35 adv.
Rock and Roll Hall-of-Famer and legendary singer-songwriter makes good on concert canceled last month. Proceeds benefit Southern Humboldt Schools Foundation.
KHUM Wants Your Food
KHUM Radio 104.3/104.7 / 6-10 a.m.
All week long, KHUM will broadcast live from area grocery stores in an effort to gather funds and foods for Food For People. Click for a list of times and locations.
Sirens Song Slam
The Siren's Song Tavern / 7:30 p.m. / $5 / 21+
Slam poets spill their guts for the numerical scores of five random judges. Special feature from local poet and activist Jerry Martien.
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Babes in Toyland
Winema Theater / 7:30 p.m. / Free / Free w/ a canned food donation
Dell’Arte Company’s annual holiday show returns for its 33rd year with a mad-cap adaptation of Victor Herbert’s classic family tale.
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The Character Projects
Carlo Theatre (Dell'Arte) / 8 p.m. / Free / 18+
"Share the evening with nine actor-poets as they transform into lively characters in a moving kaleidoscope of richly imagined worlds."
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AM Jazz Band
Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8-9 p.m. / $8 / Free HSU students / $5 seniors, children
Playing “Green Dolphin Street,” made famous when Miles Davis recorded it and “Lester Leaps In” by Lester Young for the Count Basie Band. A hard bop tune by Cannonball Adderley, a modal tune by Freddie Hubbard, and “Killer Joe.”
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