Mid-Columbia Community Concert Association brings Celtic music and dance by the Gothard Sisters to The Dalles-Wahtonka High School Monday, May 19, at 7 p.m.
CAST Theatre and Columbia Center for the Arts announce auditions for the staged reading of Sarah Ruhl’s “In the Next Room,” or the vibrator play, a comedy about marriage, intimacy, electricity, and the alternating currents of desire.
Free admission Mother’s Day at Discovery Center; ¡Viva Los Artistas! May show highlights Latino community; more
The Columbia Gorge Wine and Pear Festival returns May 17-18, and meeting the vintners and the growers is a big part of its appeal.
On Saturday, May 17, the White Salmon Guitar house concert series continues with Seattle-based folk-blues icon Baby Gramps. Doors open at 6:30, show at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 available at White Salmon Guitar. A guitar workshop is scheduled for 3 p.m. and pre-registration ($35) is required.
The Gorge Winds Concert Band proudly presents the 2014 Spring Concert on Sunday, May 11, at 2 p.m. in The Dalles Civic Auditorium.
Sunny & Mitch at The Pines; Voci ‘around the world’ concerts continue May 11-12; Solstice brunch with Moe Dixon; more
Columbia Center for the Arts announces its annual fundraising gala “C’est Si Bon: An Elegant Evening with Susannah Mars.” on Saturday, May 31, at 6 p.m
‘Decoding’ support group joins Oregon outreach effort
On May 8, a group of local moms, who each have a child who is dyslexic, is bringing to Hood River the film “The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia” at Andrew’s Pizza at 6:15 p.m. with a discussion to follow.
You may have noticed in the last few issues of the news I’ve been asking folks to send in Rick Hulett memories.
Second Saturday Dance May 10; Authors visit; workshop May 2-3; Calico, more at Springhouse; more
May 2 and 4 — Sinfonietta
Taarka at CEBU May 2; Dance the Cumbia May 9; ‘Good Body’ opens May 8; Moe Dixon at The Pines
This weekend brings the return of the Hood River Saturday Market, returning May 3 in a new venue. A downtown fixture since 1990, the market moves to a new location this year: the City parking lot at Fourth and Cascade streets in downtown Hood River.
According to Columbia Gorge Sinfonietta conductor and music director Mark Steighner, video game music has now reached a status equal to that of film. “Scores for video games are now composed by the same talented writers who pen big-budget Hollywood features, and they are just as musically complex and interesting,” Steighner said.