Weekend blooms with plenty of music, fun times

Print Article

  • (Photo courtesy ANNIE TERRY) Oliver Warbucks (Burton Anderson), Annie (Leah Clark), and Grace Feller (Renee York) walk the streets of NYC in a scene from the musical, “Annie”, being held by Growing Dream Productions and Sandpoint High School’s Mime & Masque. The final three shows are 7 p.m. Thursday and at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday.

  • 1

  • 2

  • (Photo courtesy ANNIE TERRY) Oliver Warbucks (Burton Anderson), Annie (Leah Clark), and Grace Feller (Renee York) walk the streets of NYC in a scene from the musical, “Annie”, being held by Growing Dream Productions and Sandpoint High School’s Mime & Masque. The final three shows are 7 p.m. Thursday and at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday.

  • 1

  • 2

SANDPOINT — Easter weekend is packed with musicals, children’s theater, concerts, community sings Earth Day activities and, of course, Easter!

‘Annie’ is still on stage at SHS and POAC [resents Missoula Children’s Theater’s production of ‘Blackbeard’ on Saturday at the Panida.

Patrice Webb has a CD Release concert Friday night at DiLuna’s and the Bridges Home Trio plays Friday evening at the Pend d’Oreille Winery.

No room here to spin a yarn — just read on:

Thursday, April 18

‘Annie’

Venue: Sandpoint High School Auditorium, 410 Division Ave., in Sandpoint.

Time: Doors at 6:30 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m. (Also on April 20)

Growing Dreams Productions presents the American musical Annie, featuring more than 60 local actors, singers and dancers from ages 8 to 18. In addition to performers, local youth also created and built the sets, props, costumes, make-up and more backstage; directed by Jeannie Hunter, with musical director Jon Brownell, choreographer Becky Lucas, and costumer Angie Aller.

Admission: Tickets available at Eve’s Leaves, at the door and online at sandpointonline.com

Sandpoint Community Sing

Venue: Downtown Yoga, 301 Cedar St., No. 106, in Sandpoint.

Time: 7-8:30 p.m.

Community singing is the timeless ritual of coming together with others to co-create a rich musical experience through voice. Sandpoint Community Sing is a 90-minute weekly journey of songs about nature, life, love, emotions, activism, peace and the overall human experience. Songs are taught in the oral tradition of call and response. No singing or musical experience is necessary. Led by Kristine Rae.

Admission: $5-$10 suggested donation.

Information: 208-946-7072

Ladies Night Art Class

Venue: Cedar Street Bridge, corner of First & Cedar, in Sandpoint.

Time: 6-8:30 p.m.

Instructor: Megan Stafford. Enjoy tea, coffee, wine or beer, in the company of women, within your community, while creating three-dimensional works of art as you create your own dream box. Using elements of paper, paint, glue, wire and found objects, each artist will fashion a piece, incorporating words and images that hold personal intention and meaning.

Admission: $35, which includes art materials and a drink.

Information: creationsforsandpoint.org

Bob Missed the Bus

Venue: MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., in Sandpoint.

Time: 6-8 p.m.

John Hastings & Sandy Compton team up in the awesome duo known as Bob Missed the Bus!

Admission: Free for those 21 and over.

Jeremy James Meyer & Joshua James Jackson

Venue: 219 Lounge, 219 First Ave., in Sandpoint.

Time: 8-11 p.m.

Jeremy James Meyer, a songwriter from Eugene, Ore., on tour in connection with the release of his self-titled album that has a wide range of influence, from original American roots rock n’ roll with a heavy folk/country/blues vibe.

Admission: Free for those 21 and over.

Friday, April 19

‘Chasing Coral’

Venue: Little Theater, 304 N. First Ave., in Sandpoint.

Time: 7 p.m.

Hosted by the Sandpoint Outdoor Adventure Club as a fundraiser for a group of Sandpoint students instructor John Hastings is taking to the Dominican Republic to work on coral reef restoration, “Chasing Coral” follows a team of divers, photographers and scientists out to photograph the elusive process of coral bleaching, a phenomenon happening at an unprecedented rate around the world from warming ocean temperatures.

Admission: Tickets available by donation at the door.

Story Telling Through Art Class

Venue: Cedar Street Bridge, corner of First & Cedar, in Sandpoint.

Time: 3:30-5:15 p.m. (Also 3D Collage on April 26)

For ages 8-13. This week the theme is found art. Each week, instructor Megan Stafford will share a short inspirational story about teen experience and look at art created by teens. Then the class will launch into its own visual creations drawing from personal experiences, using wood, wire, cloth, tools and every day objects to tell our stories.

Admission: $5. Scholarships available through generous grant funding from the Bonner County Fund for Arts Enhancement and Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation.

Information: Kate Mansur at 208-304-9110

Patrice Webb CD Release Concert

Venue: DiLuna’s Cafe, 207 Cedar St., in Sandpoint.

Time: Doors open at 6 p.m. for dinner and the concert starts at 7:30 p.m.

Celebrating the release of her new CD ‘In My Sentimental Dreaming’ — original songs that pay tribute to the swing and acoustic blues of the 20s, 30s and 40s. swing and acoustic blues. Although Patrice is often compared to 60s iconic folk singers such as Joan Baez and Judy Collins, she also takes inspiration from the music of Bob Wills, Hank Williams, Sister Rosetta Tharp and Django Reinhardt. Patrice will be join by Tom D’Orazi & Lonny Hawkins.

Admission: $12 in advance, $15 at the door, available a DiLuna’s Café. Be sure to make reservations by calling 208-263-0864

Bridges Home Trio

Venue: Pend d’Oreille Winery, 301, Cedar St., in Sandpoint.

Time: 5-8 p.m.

Tami, Dave & Paul take the stage for an evening a richly textured harmonies and accompaniment on a host of different instruments. Be sure to come in a bit early to grab a good listening table and then spend the evening with the music of Bridges Home!

Admission: Free and open to the public.

Bright Moments Jazz

Venue: Matchwood Brewing, 513 Oak St., in Sandpoint.

Time: 6:30-9 p.m.

A great night out gets its ideal soundtrack when Bright Moments is in the house.

Admission: Free and open to the public.

Red Blend

Venue: MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., in Sandpoint.

Time: 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Red Blend is an artistical blend of soul, pop, blues with a great bouquet of party time fun.

Admission: Free for those 21 and over.

Aaron Golay Band

Venue: 219 Lounge, 219 First Ave., in Sandpoint.

Time: 9 p.m.-midnight

Soulful rock ‘n roll, with plenty of upbeat pop and dance influences seamlessly tied in.

Admission: Free for those 21 and over.

Saturday, April 20

Earth Day Clean-Up

Venue: Sandpoint City Beach

Time: 10 a.m.

Lake Pend Oreille Waterkeepers and the city of Sandpoint present an Earth Day Sand Creek and Beach Clean-Up event. Everyone is welcome to join this family-friendly event — a great way to celebrate our Earth by cleaning up the watershed. Garbage bags, gloves, and snacks provided.

Information: sharon@lpow.org

Lion’s Club Easter Egg Hunt

Venue: Lakeview Park, 609 S. Ella Ave., in Sandpoint.

Time: 10 a.m.

The Sandpoint Lions Club hosts the annual Easter Egg Hunt for children ages 1- 12. There will be separate areas set aside for each age group. No parents are allowed in the marked-off areas, but they can watch from the sidelines. Arrive early, as it’s always crowded and starts promptly at 10 am.

Admission: Free and open to the public.

Missoula Children’s Theatre’s ‘Blackbeard’

Venue: Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., in Sandpoint.

Time: 1 and 3:30 p.m.

What starts as a lazy day at the beach, quickly turns into mystery and adventure when the search for Blackbeard’s treasure begins! Missoula Children’s Theatre and more that 60 local students present an original musical adaptation of ‘Blackbeard the Pirate.’Admission: Adult $15, Youth 18 & under $5, available at Eve’s Leaves, Eichardt’s Pub, Winter Ridge Natural Foods, the POAC office on the Cedar Street Bridge and online at: http://artinsandpoint.org/buy-tickets-2/

‘Annie’

Venue: Sandpoint High School Auditorium, 410 Division Ave., in Sandpoint.

Time: Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m.

Growing Dreams Productions presents the American musical “Annie”, featuring more than 60 local actors, singers and dancers from ages 8 to 18.

Admission: Tickets available at Eve’s Leaves, at the door and online at sandpointonline.com

Fireside Sing

Venue: Matchwood Brewing, 513 Oak St., in Sandpoint.

Time: 6-8 p.m.

Discover the pure joy of singing with friends as Kristine Rae leads this 2-hour gathering where voices are lifted as one around the bonfire. Share your own songs and learn some new ones!

Admission: Free and open to the public.

Easter Bunny

Venue: Bonner Mall, Highway 95, in Ponderay.

Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Come hop on out to the Bonner Mall, where the Easter Bunny will be waiting to meet with kids 12 and under! Photos available or take your own.

Information: 208-263-4272

Truck Mills & Carl Rey

Venue: Pend d’Oreille Winery, 301 Cedar St., in Sandpoint.

Time: 5-8 p.m.

Truck Mills is an acclaimed guitarist, multi-instrumentalist and musical explorer. Carl Rey contributes a blues and jazz influence.

Admission: Free and open to the public.

RFB

Venue: MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., in Sandpoint.

Time: 6:30-9:30 p.m.

RFB is Sandpoint’s finest party band featuring funk, disco, rock and groovy tunes.

Admission: Free for those 21 and over.

First Annual Sandpoint Sasquatch Youth Travel Baseball Cornhole Tournament

Venue: MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., in Sandpoint.

Time: Registration 11 a.m., first toss at noon for ages 9-18; first toss at 2 p.m. for adults

Come toss some bags and have some fun supporting our youth. Prizes for Top 3 in each division. All tournament proceeds go directly Sandpoint Sasquatch Youth Travel Baseball.

Admission: Youth Division $20/team, includes a soda; Adult division, $40 team, includes your first beer or drink.

Trego

Venue: 219 Lounge, 219 First Ave., in Sandpoint.

Time: 9 p.m.-midnight

This six-piece act has developed a reputation for notably energetic, highly engaging live performances that showcase the band’s tightly woven arrangements.

Admission: Free for those 21 and over.

Monday, April 22

Truck Mills Blues Jam

Venue: Eichardt’s Pub & Grille, located at 212 Cedar St., in Sandpoint.

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Admission: Free and open to the public.

Tuesday, April 23

West African Traditions Drum Class

Venue: Music Conservatory of Sandpoint, Corner of Main & Second, in Sandpoint.

Time: 5:45 p.m., Tuesdays

Admission: Suggested donation of $5-$15 Drop-in students welcome.

Information: Call 208-597-1892 to reserve a djembe for class, or visit online at dununbabe.com

Night-Out Karaoke

Venue: 219 Lounge, 219 First Ave., in Sandpoint.

Time: 9 p.m.

Admission: Free for those 21 and over.

Wednesday, April 24

Karaoke with Kevin Dorin

Venue: MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., in Sandpoint.

Time: 7-10 p.m.

MickDuff’s Beer Hall and Kevin Dorin are excited to welcome all local singers over 21 to come and be part of the action.

Admission: Free for those 21 and over.

Truck Mills & Bruce Bishop

Venue: 219 Lounge, 219 First Ave., in Sandpoint.

Time: 5-8 p.m.

Enjoy this musical pairing for a night of great blues, folk, gospel and jazz.

Admission: Free for those 21 and over.Little

Print Article

Read More Entertainment

Gooding faces new charges and a potential parade of accusers

AP

October 15, 2019 at 12:59 pm | NEW YORK (AP) — Cuba Gooding Jr. is facing a growing cast of sexual misconduct accusers, with prosecutors Tuesday unveiling new criminal charges against the actor and telling a judge they intend to h...

Comments

Read More

Q&A: Julie Andrews on new memoir and her 'second career'

AP

October 15, 2019 at 12:54 pm | LOS ANGELES (AP) — Julie Andrews hasn't appeared in front of the camera in a feature film for almost 10 years, but that doesn't mean the 84-year-old screen legend has slowed down. She's just moved on...

Comments

Read More

Representative for Felicity Huffman says she has reported to prison to serve sentence in college admissions scandal

AP

October 15, 2019 at 10:30 am | DUBLIN, Calif. (AP) — Representative for Felicity Huffman says she has reported to prison to serve sentence in college admissions scandal. ...

Comments

Read More

Prosecutor says they want to call up to 12 additional accusers as witnesses at Cuba Gooding Jr.'s sex misconduct trial

AP

October 15, 2019 at 10:21 am | NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutor says they want to call up to 12 additional accusers as witnesses at Cuba Gooding Jr.'s sex misconduct trial. ...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(208) 263-9534
PO Box 159
Sandpoint, ID 83864

©2019 Bonner County Daily Bee Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X