Things to do in the Myrtle Beach area on March 27

March 26, 2014 

Quilt exhibit opens

A quilt exhibit and sale by Quilts By Design, a local crafter’s group, opens for three days through Saturday. Also, several items will be raffled off (tickets $5 each, or four for $20) in a benefit for various Mercy Care community programs, including Camp Happy Hearts, for grieving children and teens. Details at 848-6497 or www.mercyhospice.org.

Details | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. daily in Mercy Care community room, 8216 Devon Court, Myrtle Beach, off 82nd Parkway, for free.

Antiques show starts

The Myrtle Beach Antiques Show opens for three days through Saturday. Details at 813-228-0038.

Details | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Friday, and until 4 p.m. Saturday, in fellowship hall at St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, 3301 33rd Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, at U.S. Bypass, for $6 admission, good for all three days.

Ballet in ‘Cinderella’

The Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre – part of Coastal Dance Centre, with studios in Murrells Inlet, and at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach – opens “Cinderella,” dancing to music by the late Sergei Prokofiev, with shows at 7 p.m. Thursday-Friday and 4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Details at 839-5678, 651-2006 or www.cybt.org.

Details | at auditorium at Beach Church, 557 George Bishop Parkway, just west of Myrtle Beach, for $20 ages 13-64, $15ages 3-12 and 65 and older.

‘The Nerd’ on stage

The Atlantic Stage professional troupe has opened its final play of its sixth season, “The Nerd,” a comedy about an architect visited by a man he’s never met but who saved his life in Vietnam, with shows through April 13: 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Details at 877-287-8587 or www.atlanticstage.com.

Details | at Coastal Carolina University Myrtle Beach Education Center’s 79th Avenue Theatre, at U.S. 17 Bypass – $27.50 general admission; $22.50 seniors (ages 55 and older)/educators/military; $17.50 students, including Osher Lifelong Learning Institute members; and $10 side section seats.

Two deals for ‘One’

For “One the Show,” with shows at 7:30 p.m. daily this week through Friday and including comedian Grant Turner as Ricky Mokel, two separate deals are available. Details at 272-1111, 800-342-2262, or www.alabama-theatre.com.

• Local residents who show a photo ID receive buy-one-get-one-free admission through March 31. Tickets are, plus tax, $31.90, $38.25 or $43.75 for ages 17 and older, and $16.40 ages 16 and younger.

• Free admission for as many as two children, 16 or younger, with a paid adult ticket at regular rate, through April.

For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeach

Online.com/kicks.

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