Explore fathers’ green thumbs
A lecture, “Founding Gardeners,” by award-winning author Andrea Wulf, will look at how Founding Fathers’ views on plants, gardens, nature and agriculture helped shape the nation in its infancy. Reservations recommended at 235-6016 or www.brookgreen.org.
Details | 3 p.m. (also 11 a.m. Thursday) at Brookgreen Gardens, open 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, on U.S. 17, between Murrells Inlet and Litchfield Beach, for $15 members, otherwise $20 – including garden admission for the day: $14 ages 13-64, $12 ages 65 and older, and $7 ages 4-12.
‘Metamorphoses’ in last week
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The “Metamorphoses” play, with 10 acts performed in a swimming pool, continues for a final week: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, with a 3 p.m. matinee on the final day. Details at 349-2787 or www.coastal.edu/culturalarts.
Details | at Coastal Carolina University’s Edwards Theatre, in Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts, on main campus, accessed from U.S. 501 and S.C. 544 in Conway, for $15.
Opera on silver screen
See an encore of the Metropolitan Opera’s “Le Nozze de Figaro” on the silver screen. Details at 839-3225 or www.cinemark.com.
Details | 6:30 p.m. at Cinemark at Coastal Grand mall, off Seaboard Street in Myrtle Beach, for $22 adult, $20 senior and $15 child.
Anthony at comedy club
Nicholas Anthony, a Las Vegas Comedy Festival winner, opens for four nights through Saturday. Details at 839-2565 or www.carolinacomedyclub.com. (Also on this evening only, see the Comedy Hypnosis Show with Herb McCandless at 7 p.m., for $15.)
Details | 9 p.m. (also 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday) at Carolina Comedy Club, at Broadway at the Beach’s Celebrity Square, off 29th Avenue North in Myrtle Beach, for $15.
For a complete list of upcoming events, festivals and shows, visit MyrtleBeachOnline.com/kicks.