• Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 08:00 PM

    Timbata

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    Tickets The Arcata Playhouse opens up its dance floor for the sultry rhythms of Humboldt’s own Timbata

    This sizzling hot Latin band is a sextet performing Cuban popular dance music with original arrangements in unique musical configurations. The band features Eugene Novotney, Howie Kaufman, Jonathan Kipp, David Peñalosa, Michael Stephenson and Nick Moore. Every band member is a drummer. The Cuban genres performed by Timbata include son, salsa, songo, timba, batá, mozambique, rumba, descarga, and Latin jazz. The band also draws from other Disaporic genres such as calypso, cumbia, samba, funk, and contemporary dance music from Zimbabwe, Mali, and the Congo. This is definitely music to move by.

    Doors at 7:30 p.m. with the show starting at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 general and $13 students & members and are available at Wildberries Marketplace, arcataplayhouse.org or 822-1575.

  • Monday, March 05, 2018 at 08:00 PM

    ZERO TO FIERCE WOMAN'S FESTIVAL

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    THE 2ND ANNUAL ZERO TO FIERCE WOMAN'S FESTIVAL: AN OPPORTUNITY TO DISCOVER, INSPIRE, AND CREATE!

    The 02F Festival, which runs from March 5th-11th, presents a week of fun, exciting, and provocative activities that will inspire our community to work, talk, and play together.  There will be with a lunchbox series from Monday to Friday, a Convivial Symposium, International Women's Day Celebration, theater, music, panel discussions and art installations and more. Information here zerotofierce.com

    There are several roadmaps that will guide participants through the festival. They proceed along a chosen route following events that speak to Health and Self-Care, Home and Family, the Environment, and Activism -- a roadmap from Zero to Fierce. 

  • Friday, March 09, 2018 at 06:00 PM

    Night Market

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    Creamery District is hosting Night Market coinciding with the Zero to Fierce Woman’s Festival on Friday March 9th from 6 to 9 p.m.

    Explore art at the creamery Courtyard at Seapod Studios, browse thru Bang! Bang! Vintage and check out the pop-up jewelry store from The Good Collective and the awesome furniture at The Back Porch.

    Molly’s Revenge will be playing at the Crib Concert Venue in the creamery building by donation.

    Zero to Fierce is hosting a Women's Activist Panel at the Playhouse from 5:30 to 7 p.m. followed by two Fringe Shows, Sayda Trujillo’s Win the War or Tell Me A Story starts at 8 which examines the effects of war and the power of story in war-torn Guatemala and the occupation in Palestine.  After that, the rat pack’s 17th member, FRANK starts at 9:15 p.m. at the Arcata Playhouse. This show is an American Ritzy, sophisticated songster and most entertaining Emily Newton as Frank. Also from the 02F Festival, at Redwood Raks, a Young Woman’s Forum designed for girls 4th to 6th grade levels to meet Inspiring Local Woman in a variety of fields of study and professions to expand their ideas of “Who they are” and “What they might become”. There is Salsa dancing at 6 p.m. and Tango at 8 p.m. at Redwood Raks. Wrangletown Cidery will have live music and La Bonita Mexican Food will be parked at 7 p.m. in front! Sauna Surrounds You will be there, so bring your sauna clothes!

     

    Businesses are open at 6 p.m.  Free admission

    arcataplayhouse.org or 822-1575

  • Friday, March 16, 2018 at 07:00 PM

    Japanese Storyteller Kuniko Yamamoto

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    Tickets 2018 Playhouse Family Fun Series presents Magical Mask, Mime and Music of Japan with Japanese Storyteller Kuniko Yamamoto. Yamamoto enchants audiences of every age with dramatic storytelling using myths and fables from ancient and modern Japan, spiced with social revelations to educate and amuse. She uses traditional Japanese music, handcrafted masks, stylized movement and a touch of magic to create an artistic balance of illusion and reality. Every show encourages audience interaction and participation, with each narrative carefully selected for cultural and moral perspectives. www.kunikotheater.com

    Tickets $15 adult, $13 seniors and members and $10 children 12 and under. Available at Wildberries Marketplace or reserve at 822-1575.

  • Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 02:00 PM

    Japanese Storyteller Kuniko Yamamoto

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    Tickets 2018 Playhouse Family Fun Series presents Magical Mask, Mime and Music of Japan with Japanese Storyteller Kuniko Yamamoto. Yamamoto enchants audiences of every age with dramatic storytelling using myths and fables from ancient and modern Japan, spiced with social revelations to educate and amuse. She uses traditional Japanese music, handcrafted masks, stylized movement and a touch of magic to create an artistic balance of illusion and reality. Every show encourages audience interaction and participation, with each narrative carefully selected for cultural and moral perspectives. www.kunikotheater.com

    Tickets $15 adult, $13 seniors and members and $10 children 12 and under. Available at Wildberries Marketplace or reserve at 822-1575.

  • Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 07:00 PM

    Japanese Storyteller Kuniko Yamamoto

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    Tickets 2018 Playhouse Family Fun Series presents Magical Mask, Mime and Music of Japan with Japanese Storyteller Kuniko Yamamoto. Yamamoto enchants audiences of every age with dramatic storytelling using myths and fables from ancient and modern Japan, spiced with social revelations to educate and amuse. She uses traditional Japanese music, handcrafted masks, stylized movement and a touch of magic to create an artistic balance of illusion and reality. Every show encourages audience interaction and participation, with each narrative carefully selected for cultural and moral perspectives. www.kunikotheater.com

    Tickets $15 adult, $13 seniors and members and $10 children 12 and under. Available at Wildberries Marketplace or reserve at 822-1575.

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