The Press Democrat from Santa Rosa, California on August 13, 1993 · 32
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Santa Rosa, California
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Friday, August 13, 1993
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THE PRESS DEMOCRAT, FRIDAY, AUGUST 1 3, 1 993 I! EVENTS DG IN THE REDWOOD EMPIRE MUSIC AUGUST MOON CONCERT SERIES Weslia Whitfield performs in the benefit for KQED-FM's "West Coast Weekend" 7 p.m. Saturday at the Charles Krug Winery. Gates open at 5 p.m. Admission: $20 person or $35 for preferred seating. St. Helena. Tickets can be purchased at 415-392-4400. Phone: 415-553-2213. ARICAMAROTA AND CO. Music begins at 7:1 5 tonight with wine tasting by Cline Cellars at 6:15 p.m. Bacchus Wine Company Deli, McDonald's Mission Plaza, Highway 12 and Mission Boulevard, Santa Rosa. Phone: 539-0724. HARD TR A VELIN' BAND This musical group will perform from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday to benefit the William K. Johnson Scholarship Fund established by the Healdsburg Rotary Club, at Johnson's Alexander Valley Wines, 8333 Highway 128, Healdsburg. Admission: $20 includes dinner. Bring a blanket for seating. Phone: 433-2319. MENDOCINO JAZZ FEST From 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday featuring the Poncho Sanchez Latin Jazz Band, Gene Harris Quartet, Karrin Allyson and Her Trio, Alan Broadbent, Garry Foster and "Putter." Mendocino County Fairgrounds, Boonville. Admission: $100 includes gourmet dinner and wine; $25 grandstand seating. Tickets available through BASS or phone 1-800-30-FEAST. MENDOCINO WOMEN'S CHOIR Summer concert performed at 8 tonight and Saturday, Crown Hall, Mendocino. Admission: $6 to $8 sliding scale; $5 seniors and children 12 and under. Advance tickets available at The Book Loft, Mendocino, and Soundwaves and Harvest Market in Fort Bragg. JEFF NARELL AND THE SPIRIT OF PAN Calypso, soca, Latin, reggae, and Brazilian music 6 tonight, part of the Summer Concert Series at Chateau de Baun Hospitality Center, 5007 Fulton Road, Fulton. Admission: $30 person includes tropical buffet and champagne. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Phone: 571-7500. NEW ORLEANS HERITAGE SCHOOL OF MUSIC 7:30 tonight, the performers from grades K-10, are under the direction of Kidd Jordan. Gundlach Bundschu Wine Company, 2000 Denmark St., Sonoma. Admission: $6 general; $2.50 under age 12. Phone: 938-5277. "OPERA IN THE PARK" 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday featuring Robert Hinkson, Sharon Davis and pianist Les McWilliams. Part of the Healdsburg Summer Concert Series. Admission is free. Plaza, Healdsburg. Phone: 431 -3301 . PETALUMA SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL Summer Music Celtic Fest, 5 p.m. Sunday, Gardens at 1060 Skillman Lane; Randy Pile, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, 312 Sixth St.; Inkuyo, 8 p.m. Wednesday, Cinnabar Theater; City Winds, 8 p.m. Thursday, Cinnabar Theater. Admission: $12 general, $10 seniors and students. Cinnabar Theater, 3333 Petaluma Blvd. N Petaluma. For more information phone: 763-8920. REDWOODS SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL "A Little Night Music," 8 p.m. Sunday, Sonoma Mission Inn, 18140 Sonoma Highway, Sonoma. Admission: $17 adults; $10 college students; $7 Children. Phone: 54-MUSIC. WORLD FIESTA From 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday, featuring music by David Auerbach, Cuadro Iberico, Claddagh Band, Chaksam-pa, Javier Montoya, Los Compas, special guest, Onye Onyemaechi, Morgan Cowin on the carpenter's saw, and Dijeridu Ensemble, playing ancient Aborigine tree-limb trumpet of Australia, at the Rodney Strong Vineyards, 1 1455 Old Redwood Highway, on the amphitheatre green, Healdsburg. Ethnic food will be on sale, picnicking welcome. Admission: $20 general, children under 12 free. Tickets available at all Copperfield's Bookstores, benefit for Healdsburg's free summer concerts on the plaza. Phone: 431-1 533 or 224-4222. THEATER LOW nniY U II L I V I U for a pair of canvas high-tops sporty enough for the street, but tough enough to take off-road. We also have clearance prices on other canvas and leather models for both men and women. And if you bring this ad, we'll give you another 10 off. Hurry in. Sizes and quantities limited. Offer good 813 through 815. Mill Valley Clothing Outlet 489 Miller Avenue Open 7 days, 10-6:30 (415) 388-7065 "BLAZING GUNS AT ROARING GULCH" Santa Rosa Players present an old fashioned melodrama and music from the Gay '90s to World War I at 8:1 5 tonight through Sunday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $10. Lincoln Arts Center Theatre, 709 Davis St., Santa Rosa. Phone: 544-STAR. "BYE BYE BIRDIE" Summer Stock Play ers production of this musical comedy, 8 tonight, Saturday and Sunday. Admission: $6 adults; $3 children 1 6 and under. Dance Palace Community Center, Fifth and B streets, Point Reyes Station. Phone:(415)663-1075. "INDEPENDENCE" Mendocino Theatre Company's production of the intimate and humorous ties that bind three daughters and their mother, through Sept. 5. Performances are at 8 p.m. Thursday through Sunday with one 2 p.m. matinee on Sept. 5. Helen Schoeni Theatre, Mendocino. For information and tickets phone 937-4477. "LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS" Presented by Gloriana Opera Company, through Aug. 29. Performances will be 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $5, $6, $9. Cotton Auditorium, Fort Bragg. Tickets are available at Out of This World, Mendocino, Tangents and Harvest Market, Fort Bragg. Phone: 964-7469. "LOVE LETTERS" By A.R.Gurney, this play reveals one couple's lifelong friendship and ill-fated romance solely through their correspondence. Performances: 8:15p.m. Monday through Wednesday through Aug. 31 . Helen Schoeni Theatre, Mendocino. For information and tickets phone: 937-4477. "LYSISTRATA" Sonoma Vintage Theatre's production of the classic Greek comedy by Aristophanes, at 7 p.m. every Friday and Saturday through Sept. 25. Admission: $1 2 general; $1 0 seniorsstudents; children 12 and under, free. Group rates are available. B.R. Cohn Winery, 15140 Sonoma Highway, Glen Ellen. Phone:939-1369. PETALUMA SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL "Kurt Weill: Berlin to Broadway." Performances: 8 tonight, Saturday, Aug. 20, 21. Admission: $14 general, $12 seniors and students. Cinnabar Theater, 3333 Petaluma Blvd. N., Petaluma. Phone: 763-8920. PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL Full production of "Ourselves, Our Foes" by Jeff Schwamberger, 8: 1 5 tonight and Saturday. Admission: $1 0; Actors Theatre, Burbank Center for the Arts, 50 Mark West Springs Road, Santa Rosa. Phone: 523-41 85 or 433-5954. SONOMA VALLEY SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL "A Midsummer Night's Dream," with the show beginning at 6:30 p.m. and gates opening at 5 p.m. for those who wish to picnic before the show. Performances are Saturday, Sept. 5, 18, and 26; "The Comedy of Errors," with performances on Sunday, Aug. 22, 29; Sept. 1 2 and 1 9; "The Servant of Two Masters," Aug. 21 , 28; Sept. 4, 1 1 , and 25. Gundlach-Bundschu Winery, 2000 Denmark St., Sonoma. Admission: $16 general; children 1 2 and under admitted free. Phone:996-2145. "TRUE BLUE AND TRUSTED" Lakeport Community Players present a combined melodrama and variety show with three performances at the Blackberry Festival on Saturday at Anderson Marsh; Presented as dinner theater, 6:30 p.m. Saturday and Aug. 27, Rainbow Restaurant, 2599 Lakeshore Blvd., Lakeport; 5:30 p.m. Aug. 22 at Lucerne Alpine Seniors, Tenth and Country Club Drive, Lucerne; final performance at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 28 at Kelseyville Presbyterian Church, Church and Third streets, Kelseyville. Admission: $3 to $6. Phone: 263-6237 Rainbow Restaurant or 274-8779 Lucerne Alpine Seniors. "TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA" Avalon Player's production of Shakespeare's story of love and friendship with performances: at 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 22, 29; Sept. 5, 1 2, 1 9 and 26. Picnicking welcome. Admission: $12 available at gate. Children under 1 0 admitted free. Gates open at 5 p.m. Buena Vista Winery, 1 8000 Old Winery Road, Sonoma. Phone: 996-4802. AUDITIONS CHORAL ARTISTS OF CALIFORNIA COST Santa Rosa Clothing Outlet 4 A Street, at First Open7dayi 10-6 (707)573-1154 'Scarab Chair' by David J. Marks is part of the Artistry in Wood '93 exhibit, through Sept. 26 at the Sonoma County Museum, Santa Rosa. Ongoing auditions for Festival and Children's Choruses. Phone: 545-2467. MAIN STREET THEATRE Looking for specialty acts interested in participating in preshow activities for the Sebastopol Summer Shakespeare Festival in Ives Park on Aug. 20, 21 and 22; Aug. 27, 28 and 29. Musicians, minstrels, magicians, jugglers, clowns are asked to call 823-0177 for an interview. REDWOOD EMPIRE BALLET Open auditions for "The Nutcracker" will be Sept. 1 1 , Lincoln Arts Building, Room 104, 709 Davis St., Santa Rosa. Audition times: 1 to 2:30 p.m. advanced dancers (age 14 and up), 2:30 to 4 p.m., ages 1 0 to 1 3; 4 to 5 p.m., ages 6 to 9. Audition fee is $25, refundable if dancer is not cast. Phone: 523-3046. CHILDREN "CINDERELLA" 7 tonight and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Phoenix Theatre, 201 Washington St., Petaluma. Admission: $5 adults; $3 children. Advance tickets are $4 adults; $2 children by calling 763-5788. KIDSTREETTHEATRE 7tonight and Saturday, the performers present "A Look at Life," original dramatic sketches depicting life as children see it. Admission: $7.50 general; $3.50 children and seniors; 2 p.m. Sunday, "An Affair to Remember," with Tommy Smothers and YoYo Man performing, and "A Look at Life." Admission: $50 person with complimentary wine and hors d'oeuvres. Burbank Center for the Arts, East Auditorium, 50 Mark West Springs Road, Santa Rosa. Phone: 525-9223. EVENTS CIRCUS VARGAS Opening tonight at 8 p.m. with other performances at 12:30, 5 and 8 p.m Saturday and Sunday; 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Monday at Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Highway 12, Santa Rosa; 8 p.m. Aug. 1 7, 5 and 8 p.m. Aug. 1 8, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. Aug. 19 at Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds, East Washington Street exit ji:itooiro Qjjgjgjgjj- 11:1:11:1,30; 1 iHi'SEi" i "ame: n.HS-j 5MSt 4 7i t7 T-j f j Phone: ts'SJ! tJUfe f 3 off Highway 101, Petaluma. Admission: $8.50 to $20 adults; $4 to $15 children ages 2 to 1 1 . Tickets are available at Toys R Us, Santa Rosa; We're Crackers Over Animals, Great Petaluma Mill; at BASS Tickets and at the circus. Phone: 542-8492. GRAVENSTEIN APPLE FAIR 1 0 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, this old-fashioned country fair celebrating the beginning of the apple harvest features over 300 vendors selling gourmet foods, apple treats and handmade crafts. Admission: $4 general; $1 children ages 6 to 1 2; $3 seniors (Sunday only). Ragle Ranch Park, Sebastopol. Phone: 829-4728. NAPA TOWN AND COUNTRY FAIR Through Sunday, this fair with the theme "I Herd It Through the Grapevines" features live music, wine-tastlng, White Tiger Show, Kids Korner, livestock and agricultural exhibits, a grape-stomp competition, an organic demonstration garden and vineyard, traditional and contemporary arts and craft displays, carnival rides, rodeo and a Destruction Derby. Admission: $15, $7 general; $4 children ages 6 to 1 2 and seniors; free to children 5 and under. 1 0 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 10 p.m. Napa Valley Exposition, 575 Third St., Napa. Phone: 253-4900. REDWOOD EMPIRE FAIR Through Sunday, gates open at noon. Grandstand shows are: Sha Na Na, 7 and 9 p.m. today; 4x4 truck pull, 7 p.m. Saturday; stock car races, 7 p.m. Sunday. Admission: $6 adults; $3 ages 7 to 12; children 6 and under admitted free. All entertainment is included in price of admission. Kid's Day today, with children age 12 and under, admitted free, until 6 p.m.; Senior Citizen Day, Sunday with admission $3. Fairgrounds, Ukiah. For more information call 462-3884. SUMMER CARNIVAL AND BOOGIE 7 p.m. Sunday, a benefit presented by Mendocino Environmental Center featuring live entertainment, arts and crafts, food and spirits. Performers include Ed Reinhart and David Raitt with the New Mendocino All Stars, Will "Guitar" Siegel and his band, Willy and the Nighthawks, Marilyn DeFrange and friends, Judi Ban, Alicia Little Tree, and more. Admission: $6 and $8. Mill Creek Park, near Talmage. Phone: 468-1660. WINE AND ART FAIR Six Kenwood wineries are sponsoring this weekend which includes art and crafts for sale, food, wine, petting zoo for children, woodcarving and weaving demonstrations and more, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission: $5. Kenwood Winery. Phone: 833-4666. COMEDY THE SMOTHERS BROTHERS A benefit performance to help establish LBC's Roof Repair Fund, 8 tonight, Burbank Center for the Arts, 50 Mark West Springs Road, Santa Rosa. Admission: $25 and $35. Phone: 546-3600 or 546-BASS. FILM SONOMA FILM FESTIVAL "Passion Fish," John Sayle's story about the recuperative powers of friendship, starring Mary McDonnell and Alfre Woodard, 7:30 tonight and Saturday. Admission: $3.50 general; discounts for seniors, students, children, institute members. Darwin Theatre, Darwin Hall, Sonoma State University, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park. Phone: 664-2606. WINE COUNTRY FILM FESTIVAL Section Three: Features "Idaho Potato," 7 tonight; "Needful Things," 9 p.m. tonight; "Sexual Healing," "Ordinary Guy," "Breaking and Entering," 1 p.m. Saturday; "The Young Picasso" and "Fever Dreams," at Sneekers , above Sebastiani Theatre, Sonoma, 1:30 p.m. Saturday; "Ambushed," 3 p.m. Saturday, "Road to Castagno" and "Joan Mitchell: Portrait of an Abstract Painter" 4 p.m. Saturday; "Josh and S.A.M.," 6 p.m. Saturday; "L'arch et Led Deluges," 8 p.m. Saturday; "Roy Rogers, King of the Cowboys," 1 p.m. Sunday; "Kissing Time," 4 p.m. with live pipe organ accompaniment; "It's Better to be Wealthy and Healthy Than Poor and III," 6 p.m.; "Especially On Sunday," 8 p.m. Sonoma Community Center, Andrews Hall, 276 E. Napa St., Sonoma. For tickets and information, phone: 935-FILM. ART AESTHETIC APPROACH MINI-GALLERY Exhibit by Frank and Pat Marshall through August, Petaluma Mill, Petaluma Boulevard North and B Street, Petaluma. AH! SOME ART! GALLERY "Psychedelic Poster Art" by Lee Conklin and Raymond lax (a.k.a. Moxie Gusto) and others at 133 Kentucky St., Petaluma. Through Sept 1 0. Phone: 765-4522. ALINDER GALLERY Photography exhibitions, "Color Earth Green" by Robert Glenn Ketchum, William Neill and Galen Rowell, "Taking the Side of Things" by Laura Volkerding, and "Classic Images" by Ansel Adams. Exhibit closes Aug. 29. Hours: 1 1 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday through Monday. 391 65 Highway 1 , Gualala. Phone: 884-4884. BARBARA ANASAZI GALLERY "Regeneration: Art As the Soul of Healing," group exhibit. Partial proceeds from this exhibit will benefit Home Hospice of Sonoma County. Hours: 1 1 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday through Monday and by appointment. 516 Bohemian Highway, Freestone. Phone: 872-3129. ARTEMIS CLUB "Beauty in Motion" exhibit by Cheryl Traendly, sports photographer. Exhibit is ongoing. 3262 Airway Drive, Santa Rosa. Phone: 576-1657. ARTFUL EYE "Portals" abstract oils by Stewart Gross will be on exhibit at 1 333A Lincoln Ave., Calistoga through Aug. 1 6. Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Phone: 942-4743. BARDOT-DEVOTO GALLERY Featured are representational and impressionistic works by Sonoma County and international artists, Thursdays through Sundays. 9219 Sonoma Highway, Kenwood. Phone: 833-1283. BODEGA LANDMARK STUDIO "Near and Far" prints by Stephen McMillan on exhibit through Aug. 23. 17255 Bodega Highway, Bodega. Hours: 1 1 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Monday. Phone: 876-3477. BRANSCOMB'S GALLERY Sand paintings by Jan Peterson, etchings by Gail Packer, and hand-painted frames by Hildi ZIPi ' I h-TH 1 Henry are featured. 1588 Eastshore Road, Bodega Bay. Phone: 875-3388. BREW MOON CAFE On exhibit, colorful pencil drawings and mixed media pieces by Jackie Morehouse, through August. 16248 Main St., Guerneville. Phone: 528-6702. REN BROWN COLLECTION "Bustling Bicyclists," original etchings, aquatints, and watercolors by Shlgekl Kuroda. Reception 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, with exhibit through Sept. 20. Hours: 1 0 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday and by appointment. 1781 Highway 1, Bodega Bay. Phone: 875-2922. CALIFORNIA MUSEUM OF ART "Dreamscapes and Angels" by Louise Lieber, and "Outer Sunset" by Jessica Dunne on exhibit. Hours: 1 1 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Burbank Center for the Arts, 50 Mark West Springs Road, Santa Rosa. Phone: 527-0297. Through Sept. 5. CAPRICCIO ETHNIC ARTS GALLERY Watercolors, collages, and handmade paper constructions by Salvadoran artist Maria Esther Sund on exhibit. Also featured is a permanent collection of ethnic arts, crafts, textiles, jewelry and furniture of native and Latin America, Africa, Asia, and Russia. 356 Petaluma Blvd. N., Petaluma. Hours: 1 1 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Phone: 763-6678. CHEVRIER'S PRESIDIO GALLERY Lt. Cdr. F. Lennox Campello displays his series of drawings of dancers of the Ballet Conservatory. Sonoma Community Center. 31 E. Napa St., Sonoma. Phone: 935-7748. CURTIS ETCHING PRESS AND LIFE DRAWING STUDIO Featuring printmakers Pauline Minser, Connie Aquilina, Sharon Whorton, Joyce Libeu, Michelle Bellefeville, Susan Herringa-Pieper, Joanna Blossom, Patrisha La Claire, and a wall of figurative and other art. Stemken Business Park, 3200 Dutton Ave., 120, Santa Rosa. Exhibit through Aug. 31. Phone: 546-7109. DOLPHIN GALLERY "Moments of Childhood" with sculptures of Sylvia Ackermann, and watercolors by Ruth Hynds. Through Sept. 13. Gallery is located between the post office and Westamerica Bank, Gualala. , DOMAINE CHANDON Oils and pastels by Louisa King Fraser are exhibited through August. California Drive, Yountville. Phone: 944-2280. MARGARET DOUGLAS GALLERY Fused glass sculpture by Chuck Vannatta on exhibit. 1 24 W. Napa St., Sonoma. Hours: 1 1 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Phone: 935-6254. THE FAMILY GALLERY "Images From Nature" exhibit of water media paintings by Lois Phillips, Duncans Mills. Through August. Phone: 865-1540. FINE ART & FRAME Photographs in black and white by Randall Ingalls, contemporary art prints by West Coast Editions and David Perez, and abstract paintings by Lew Bodecker. Exhibit through Sept. 9. Hours: 1 0 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 640 Fifth St., Santa Rosa. Phone: 571-7977. FORT BRAGG CENTER FOR THE ARTS "From the Artists Palette," on exhibit featuring works by Grace Guarnera, photographer Hans Bruhner, Estelle Grunewald, Floyd Surber. FBCA members exhibit a variety of collage during August. The fiber arts section features the Yokayo Guild of Spinners and Weavers. 303 N. Main St., Fort Bragg. Phone: 964-0807. JESSICA FRAMER GALLERY Featuring pastels by E. Ryder Seymour and Anita Perry, mixed media paintings by Marylu Downing and Faith Morgan, and textural bronze sculptures and madrone furniture by Krystal. Occidental. (Look for signs leading to the gallery.) Through August. Phone: 874-1758. GALLERY AT THE INN Featured are works by D. Alanson Spencer, John Cross, Michael Linstrom, Sharen Joseph, George Sweet, Ralph Ledesma and Sharon Spencer. At Inn at Occidental, 3657 Church St., Occidental. Phone:874-1311. GALERIE CHEVRIER Antique Italian etchings, early California paintings by McComas, Davis and Gustavson through August. 1219 Washington St., Calistoga. GALLERY ROUTE ONE Paintings by Donna McGinnis and Tom Sime. photographs by Jacques Gael Cressaty, coiiages oy baroara Kronlins, and mixed media by Joy Broom, through Aug. 23. Also shown will be photographs by Virginia Barton Brownback. Hours: 1 1 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday. 11101 See Events, Page D7 SATURDAY, AUGUST 14TH 1:00pm "SEXUAL HEALING" plays rtth "ORDINARY GUYS" plays wtth -BREAKING AND ENTERING" 3:00pm at Andrews Ha8 Films from Commitment Series 4:00pm "ROAD TO CASTAGNO" "JOAN MITCHELL: PORTRAIT OF AM ABSTRACT PAINTER" 6:OOpm "JOSH AND SJUI." Marina Plimpton :00pm "L'ARCHE AT LES DELUGES (France) 10:00pm "ROOTS DAUGHTERS (Canada) PRICES: 14-M. Senior Discounts TeteB a Buggies lUc SM Sonora or m tie or ottwicsDacapw narus Scwdufemhfectto Owoe For iuMmiai 1-gOO-T7T

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