View ‘Crab Trap’ movie, filmed locally, on web
“Crab Trap,” a movie short filmed in Garden City Beach, Murrells Inlet and Pawleys Island, is the “Short of the Week.” The plot follows an alcoholic trying to regain trust from his sister, who has custody of his daughter. The movie, which premiered March 6 at the Grand 14 Cinema at The Market Common in Myrtle Beach, and played there April 22 at the 12th annual Myrtle Beach International Film Festival, was co-produced by North Myrtle Beach native Chip White, with his older sister, Vanna White, as executive producer.
Details: See it for free at www.shortoftheweek.com/2017/06/17/crab-trap/
Sunset Beach art show, sale opens for three days
Visit the Sunset Beach Nature & Wildlife Art Show and Sale, 4-6 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, with free admission; and a benefit reception, 6-8 p.m. Friday, for $25, including heavy hors d’ouevres. Details at 910-599-0074 or www.sunsetvision.org.
Details: At Triple D’s Hemi Haven Classic Car Showroom, 7011 Beach Drive, Ocean Isle Beach.
PaperWork, ‘Jungle Book’ movie play for free
Choose from a concert and movie outside in free weekly series on the north Strand:
▪ PaperWork, 7-9 p.m. at 202 Main St., North Myrtle Beach. 843-280-5594, ext. 3; or parks.nmb.us.
▪ “The Jungle Book” (2016) June 22 movie, 7 p.m. in Shallotte’s Mulberry Park, 123 Mulberry St. 910-253-2031 or bcparks.recdesk.com.
Theater premieres with ‘Grounded’ play
Boots on the Ground Theater presents its premiere play, “Grounded,” geared to mature audiences. Details at 843-655-4953; 800-838-3006, Ext. 1; or groundedBOTG.brownpapertickets.com.
Details: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday – each with discussion about veterans’ issues afterward – at Atlantic Stage, in Myrtle Beach Mall, at U.S. 17 and S.C. 22, near Briarcliffe Acres, and near AMC (formerly Carmike) 12 Cinema, between Victoria’s Secret, and Bath & Body Works. $14.
Final weekend for two troupes’ shows
▪ “Steel Magnolias,” 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at Stage Left Theatre Company, 3064 DeVille St., Myrtle Beach, in The Market Common, between Nevers and Lewis streets, next to Coastal Dance Centre. $21 general admission; and $18 active-duty military, veterans and students. 843-232-0339 or www.stagelefttheatremb.com.
▪ “Smokey Joe’s Cafe – The Songs of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller,” based on 1950s and ’60s music, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at Brunswick Little Theatre, 8068 River Road, Southport, N.C. $20 adults, and $10 students with ID. 910-447-2586 or brunswicklittletheatre.com.
‘Cool Summer Evenings’ keep Brookgreen open later
During “Cool Summer Evenings,” Brookgreen Gardens stays open until 9 p.m. Wednesdays-Fridays, through Aug. 11, with this schedule for Thursdays: Butterfly Field activities at 5 p.m., Ron Daise orating stories at 6 p.m., and for extra $8 for adults, $4 children, “A Pirate Adventure” boat rides at 5, 6 and 7 p.m. Details at 843-235-6000, 800-849-1931 or www.brookgreen.org/CoolSummerEvenings.html.
Details: At Brookgreen, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach (open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily). Free with admission, which lasts seven days: $16 ages 13-64, $14 ages 65 and older, $8 ages 4-12, and free ages 3 and younger.