Series covers music’s effects on brain
Daniel J. Levitin, author of “This Is Your Brain on Music” and “The World in Six Songs,” will give presentations two straight nights at Coastal Carolina University, on the main campus in Conway, accessed from U.S. 501 or S.C. 544, covering:
▪ How music affects the brain, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Johnson Auditorium, Room 116 in Wall business building. Free.
▪ Music, creativity and the brain, with help from Steve Bailey, bassist and artist-in-residence at CCU, and the Waccamaw Dreadnoughts, the CCU faculty band, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in Edwards Recital Hall. General admission $7. Reach Bailey at 843-349-4137 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
More information from 843-349-2787 (ARTS) or www.coastal.edu/news/culturalarts.
Sunset Beach movie documentary plays
See “The Heartbeat of Sunset Beach” movie documentary in a benefit for the Old Bridge Preservation Society of Sunset Beach, N.C. Details at 910-363-6585 or oldbridgepreservationsociety.org.
Details: 6:30 p.m at Ingram Planetarium, 7625 High Market St., Sunset Beach, for $15.
Angler to prove his motto in speech
Living his motto, “If I can, you can,” Clay Dyer, a professional angler who has overcome his birth without legs and a left arm, and managed with just a partial right arm, will speak about his life experiences, ahead of the the Bassmaster Elite Series tournament at Winyah Bay and Winyah Bay Heritage Festival later this week. Details at www.fishgeorgetown.com.
Details: 7 p.m. at Howard Auditorium, 1610 Hawkins St., Georgetown. Free.
Take ‘Stamp Quiz’ at club’s meeting
The Myrtle Beach Stamp Club meets the first Tuesday monthly, this time with a “Stamp Quiz.” Anyone who collects or is interested in learning more about the hobby is welcome. Details at 843-347-0087, or email email@example.com.
Details: 7 p.m. at Grand Strand Senior Center, 1268 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach. Annual memberships available for $10.
Sifford brings voice back to Opry
For one night “The Carolina Opry” will welcome back Steve Sifford, who spent 20 years as emcee of the show. Details at 843-913-4000 or www.thecarolinaopry.com.
Details: 7 p.m. at Calvin Gilmore Theater, on U.S. 17 Business at U.S. 17 Bypass on north tip of Myrtle Beach. Ticket prices vary.
Carl Michael’s magic show returns
Catch “The Magic of Carl Michael” show at 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays (but not April 15) this month. Details at 843-839-2565 or www.carolinacomedyclub.com.
Details: At Carolina Comedy Club, at Broadway at the Beach' Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach. $19.95 ages 13 and older, otherwise $9.95.
‘Comedy Extravanganza’ spans three nights
A “Spring Comedy Extravaganza” opens for three nights with multiple headliners daily, including Michael Finney, Rodney Johnson, Kevin Jordan, Richie Minervini and Miguel Washington. Details at 843-449-4242 or comedycabana.com.
Details: 8 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday at Comedy Cabana, 9588 N. Kings Highway, just north of Myrtle Beach. $17.50 or $20 nightly.