OPENING FRIDAY, NEXT THURSDAY | 03.28, 04.03
‘Dear Edwina Jr.,’ ‘Blood Wedding’
The curtain will be drawn for two more plays:
Tickets are $14 for adults, $10 students with ID, and $5 ages 12 and younger. Details at 910-471-7741 or www.brunswicklittletheatre.com.
at 7:30 p.m. April 3-5 and 10-12, and 3 p.m. April 12, in Edwards Theatre. Tickets are $15 general; $10 CCU/Horry-Georgetown Technical College faculty, staff, alumni, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute members, seniors and teens; and $5 CCU/HGTC students and children. Details at 349-2787 or www.coastal.edu/culturalarts.
Also, three other plays under way are:www.cfhsshows.com www.cybt.org \www.atlanticstage.com
FRIDAY | 03.28
Operetta in FPC series finale
The FPC Concerts’ “Promenades” series in Myrtle Beach will go operatic to close its 28th season.
With Bradley Moore on piano, Susan Graham, a mezzo-soprano who has sung around the world in opera houses such as the Metropolitan Opera, Covent Garden, Paris Opera and the Bavarian State Opera, will perform at 7:30 p.m. March 28 at First Presbyterian Church, 1300 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach.
Brown Bradley, “Promenades” coordinator, said at least 50 tickets will be available to see Graham, and sales start at 7 p.m. at the door, a half-hour before show time. They’re $40 each. Details at 448-4496 or www.fpcconcerts.com.
FRIDAY-SATURDAY | 03.28-03.29
EASY ESCAPES: Lone Star Rodeo in Florence
See a championship with competitors from at least eight states in the Lone Star Rodeo, 8 p.m. March 28-29 at the Florence Civic Center.
Divisions comprise bareback bronc, saddle bronc, and Brahma bull riding; calf, cowgirl’s breakaway, and team roping; steer wrestling; and cowgirl’s barrel racing. Special attractions include a best dressed cowboy and cowgirl contest, a two-time rodeo clown of the year – Mighty Mike Wentworth, and animal acts.
Tickets per night are, for general admission, ages 13 and older, $15 general or $10 ages 12 and younger; and $25 all reserved seats. Also, a VIP section, for $40 for all ages, includes seating in the first two rows and such perks as a tour of the arena and bucking chutes, and meet-and-greets with cowboys, cowgirls and rodeo clowns.
Details at 843-679-4525, www.florenceciviccenter.com and www.lonestarrodeocompany.com/florence.html.
SATURDAY | 03.29
‘Planes, Trains and Automobiles’ benefit
The Southeastern Modelers Flying Club, Grand Strand Model Railroaders and Let’s Go Racing have teamed up for a “Planes, Trains, and Automobiles” display event 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at Myrtle Beach Mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres.
This day, to raise donations for the Pretty in Pink Foundation of Raleigh (919-532-0532 or www.prettyinpinkfoundation.org), which assists N.C. women who can’t afford breast cancer treatment, will let the three aforementioned groups tout their respective hobbies, with planes on display in the mall, trains rolling, and cars racing. Also, a through a flight-simulator, people can experience RC flying.
The model railroad club will have its three layouts up and running, with Lionel, HO and N-scale trains, and its club site, three doors from Bass Pro Shops, also is open 4-7 p.m. Mondays, noon-4 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays, for free.
Fore each club’s details:www.gsmrrc.org
FRIDAY-SUNDAY, NEXT THURSDAY | 03.28-03.30, 04.03
Runs, festivals and music
No shortage of special events this weekend, including:
Barbecue benefiting Coastal Animal Rescue of Murrells Inlet, 10 a.m.-noon at On the 1/2 Shell, 4500 U.S. 17 Bypass S., Murrells Inlet, for $7 a meal, with free delivery with order of at least four plates. 652-4500 or www.coastalanimalrescue.org.www.murrellsinletsc.com www.nmbpark.com www.grandstrandrunner.com www.humanesocietynmb.org
Sewee Association 2014 annual meeting, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. March 29 at Hasty Point Plantation, on Pee Dee River in Georgetown – BYOK (bring your own kayak), including guided birding walks through longleaf pine forest 9-10:30 a.m., presentations 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. by S.C. Sea Grant Consortium, the Nature Conservancy, and S.C. Coastal Conservation League; luncheon and meeting 12:30 p.m.; panel discussion 1:30; and kayaking or boat outing with Coastal Expeditions 2:15-4. Register as soon as possible – $15 members, otherwise $25, which includes a one-year membership – at 843-697-7535 or email email@example.com. Also: seweeassociation.org.www.seacoastartistsguild.com www.lcherbsociety.info www.southbysoutheast.org www.alabama-theatre.com www.brookgreen.org www.coastal.edu/culturalarts