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Friday, July 14

JAZZBONES: Clinton Fearon and the Boogie Brown Band (reggae) 8 p.m., $10-$15
G. DONNALSON'S: Paul Green Jazz/Blues Duo (jazz/blues) 7:30 p.m., NC
KEYS ON MAIN: Dueling pianos, 9 p.m., NC
LOUIE G'S: Backyard Festival. Outdoor Stage: Sin Circus, Katum, Violet Hallucinations, Jericho Hill, Stoic FB, Siren’s Rain, When it Rains, Toarn, Better Half Now, Medussas Maidens. Indoor Stage: Massacre at the Opera, Noctium, Heart Avail, Locomotive, Prelude to a Pistol, Pagan County Rebels, Silent Theory, Strawberry Rocket, The Sinbound. (rock) 1 p.m., $10-$25, AA
REAL ART TACOMA: Above Rattle Snakes, Tidelines, Voyagers, Norah (punk, rock, metal) 7 p.m., $10, AA
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Cinema On The Sound returns to Chambers Creek Regional Park

Grab a blanket and come out not once but twice this summer for free movie events at Chambers Creek Regional Park in University Place. Bring the family and we'll supply the stars. First up on July 22 will be “Pete’s Dragon,” followed by “Moana” on Aug. 12.
Movies begin at dusk. Pre-movie entertainment from 7-8:30 p.m. includes Bricks 4 Kidz and Wiggle Works. Food truck vendors with reasonable prices will also be on site, plus popcorn will be served by the Curtis High ASB.
Cinema On The Sound is presented by Click Network and The Chambers Creek Foundation, in partnership with Bricks 4 Kidz, Wiggle Works, Hometown Dogs and… Read Full Story

Staged reading of Sartre script scheduled for July 2

New Muses Theatre Company is showing a one night only staged reading of Jean Paul Sartre’s “No Exit” on July 2 at 7 p.m. This pay-what-you-can performance was adapted from the French by Paul Bowles and is directed by Katelyn Hoffman.
Sartre’s existentialist play is summarized as follows: Two women and one man are locked up together for eternity in one hideous room in hell. The windows are bricked up; there are no mirrors; the electric lights can never be turned off; and there is no exit. The irony of this hell is that its torture… Read Full Story

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Lakewood Playhouse is an institution. Now in its 77th season, it is far older than the City of Lakewood, which was not incorporated until 1996. This year also marks the 50th anniversary of continual use of the theater building that currently houses the organization. The Villa Plaza, the Lakewood Mall…


Friday, Nov. 6 LOUIE G'S: Amanda Hardy, The Fame Riot, Amadon, Mister Master (rock, pop) 7 p.m., $10, AA B SHARP COFFEE: The 200 Trio (jazz) 8 p.m., $5-$10, AA G. DONNALSON'S: Jared Hall Trio (jazz) 8 p.m., NC, AA GREAT AMERICAN CASINO: The Phoenix (dance) 9 p.m., NC JAZZBONES: Curtis Salgado (soul,…

Second annual DIYfest invites community to celebrate do-it-yourself culture

Experts and aficionados will showcase their skills through hands-on activities at DIYfest, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Nov. 7, at Sprinker Recreation Center, 14824 C St. S., in Parkland-Spanaway. DIYfest, presented by the Pierce County Library System and sponsored by Pierce County Parks and Recreation, is…

UP for Arts welcomes renowned soprano, pianist

UP for Arts is excited about our next concert on Friday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. We are featuring critically acclaimed vocalist soprano Erin Guinup and renowned pianist Margie Skreen Dickerson. Our visual artists are Karen Benveniste and Chris Parent. Karen is a University Place resident who has…

Tis’ the Season!

Time to mark your calendars for the 2015 performance of the Nutcracker. Artistic Director, Melanie Kirk-Stauffer, of Dance Theatre Northwest, has put together an outstanding performance of the holiday classic ballet. See below for the schedule of performances. Up coming DTNW performances for November…