.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Arts & Entertainment

-A A +A
By Staff Brunswick Beacon

Ongoing

Oak Island Art Guild exhibit, Oak Island Recreation Center, 3001 Oak Island Drive, 6:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. Exhibit renewed every 60 days. For more information, call exhibit coordinator Miriam Pinkerton at 278-5562.

Every first Friday through December

5-7 p.m., First Friday Gallery Walk, downtown Southport. Refreshments, entertainment, horse-drawn carriage rides. Sponsored by Franklin Square Gallery, Ricky Evans Gallery, Lantana’s Gallery and Fine Gifts and Cape Fear Coppershop. For more information, call 457-1129 or 457-0957.

Every Wednesday

Free paint-ins, Waterway Art Association, Calabash Firehouse. Two Wednesdays each month will have live models. For more information, call Marilyn at 575-7981 or visit www.waterway.org.

Ongoing through Aug. 27

10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday, “Daring Divas,” nude art by Ortrud Tyler, Claire Sallenger Martin, Phyllis P. Riley, Eunice Andrews, Sunset River Marketplace, 10283 Beach Drive SW, Calabash. Free. For more information, call 575-5999 or visit www.sunsetrivermarketplace.com.

Ongoing through Aug. 29

The work of Ann Flack Boseman, second floor of the Fisher University Union, Wilmington, free. For more information, call 962-7972 or visit www.uncw.edu/presents.

Aug. 30

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 19th annual Oak Island Art Guild Arts and Crafts Festival, soccer field behind Middleton Park (SE 46th and Dolphin Drive), Oak Island. Proceeds go to local art student scholarship program. Free to the public.

Ongoing through Sept. 28

Robert Delford Brown, “Meat, Maps and Militant Metaphysics,” Cameron Art Museum, 3201 S. 17th St., Wilmington. This is the artist’s first solo museum exhibition. For more information, call 395-5999 or visit www.cameronartmuseum.com.

Ongoing through Oct. 3

10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday, Members Show with featured artists Jan Boland, Katrina Fairbank and Joyce Grazitti, and upstairs, the Brunswick County Photo Show, Franklin Square Gallery, 130 E. West Street, Southport. For more information, call 457-5450 or visit www.franklinsquaregallery.com.

Ongoing through Oct. 12

“Bob Trotman: Business as Usual,” Cameron Art Museum, 3201 S. 17th St., Wilmington. For more information, call 395-5999 or visit www.cameronartmuseum.com.

Ongoing through Oct. 19

“Art and Social Conscience: Holocaust,” Cameron Art Museum, 3201 S. 17th St., Wilmington. For more information, call 395-5999 or visit www.cameronartmuseum.com.

Ongoing through May 24, 2009

“Bearden to Ruscha: Contemporary Art from the North Carolina Museum of Art,” Cameron Art Museum, 3201 S. 17th St., Wilmington. For more information, call 395-5999 or visit www.cameronartmuseum.com.

Oct. 6-18

The Brunswick Arts Council Show and Members Show. Franklin Square Gallery, Southport. For more information, call 457-5450 or visit www.franklinsquaregallery.com.

Oct. 20-Nov. 15

Members Show and a featured exhibition of the artwork from gallery classes. Franklin Square Gallery, Southport. For more information, call 457-5450 or visit www.franklinsquaregallery.com.

Nov. 8-9

Artisans in the Park, Vereen Memorial Historical Gardens, Little River, S.C. For more information, visit www.littleriverchamber.org or e-mail Mary@littleriverchamber.org.

Every Monday

6:30 p.m., Bridge, Mahjong, Scrabble, Shallotte Senior Center, Main Street. For details, call 842-5297.

Every Monday

12:30-4 p.m., Mahjong, sponsored by the Golden Girls Society, for women 50 and older. For locations and other details, call 575-3642.

Every Tuesday

6:30 p.m., Elks charity bingo, Calabash Elks Lodge, 937 Carter Drive, Calabash. Doors and kitchen open at 5:15 p.m. Separate smoking and non-smoking rooms. For more information, call 579-4600.

Every Tuesday

6:30 p.m., cards, Mahjong, various locations; sponsored by the Golden Girls Society, for women 50 and older. For locations and other details, call 575-3642.

Every Tuesday

7 p.m., seniors’ bridge game, Shallotte Senior Center, Main Street. Members and new arrivals welcome. Reservations: Ruth Shupe, 575-4962 or Nancy Gibbs, 754-2216.

Every Thursday

10 a.m., Mahong, Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center. Instruction available. For more information, call 845-3693 or email bslcc@atmc.net for details.

Every Friday

12:30 p.m., Bingo, Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center. For more information, call 845-3693 or e-mail bslcc@atmc.net

Every Friday

10 a.m., Duplicate Bridge, Sunset Beach. Call 754-9169 for details.

Every Friday

7 p.m. Bingo, Shallotte Moose Lodge, 253 Holden Beach Road (half-mile east of Wal-Mart.) Doors open at 5:30 p.m. For details, call 754-4921.

Ongoing

10 a.m., Mahjong, Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center. For more information, call 845-3693 or e-mail bslcc@atmc.net.

Every Monday

7-9 p.m., Southporters Square Dance Club, Virginia Williamson Elementary School. For details, call Tanya or Ric Aguilar at 383-0721 or visit www.southporters.org.

Every Wednesday

7 p.m., beginner line dancing, Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center. $3 per person. For more information, call 845-3693 or e-mail bslcc@atmc.net.

Every Thursday

5:30-6:30 p.m., beginner Shag dancing classes and 6:30-8:30 p.m. intermediate Shag dancing classes, on the beach at Oak Island. $10 per person with a professional instructor. For more information, call (843) 281-1102.

Every Friday

7-10 p.m., Shallotte Wheel and Dealers, western square dance club, Shallotte Middle School cafeteria. Call Tom and Susan Morgan at 842-9106 or Ilene Simmons at 754-4764.

Every third Saturday

7-11 p.m., Coastal Shag Club dance, Moose Lodge on N.C. 130, Shallotte. $5 for members; $8 for non-members. For more information, call 754-4024.

Aug. 21

6:30-9:30 p.m., dine and dance with Johnny Cobb, Haley’s Seafood & Steak, 10068 Beach Drive, Calabash. For more information, call 579-1958.

Aug. 22

6:30 p.m., Society of Brunswick Shaggers, line dance instruction begins. Dance begins at 7 p.m., Moose Lodge on Long Beach Road, Oak Island. DJ Robert Carter. $2 for SOBS members and $5 for guests.

Aug. 23

7-10 p.m., USA Dance Grand Strand Chapter 6024, ballroom dance, Myrtle Beach Base Recreation Center, 800 Gabreski Lane, Myrtle Beach, S.C. Live music. Luau theme. Bring refreshments to share. $5 for members; $8 for non-members. For more information, call 575-2532 or (843) 238-1261 or visit www.usadancegrandstrand.org.

Aug. 26

7:30-9:30 p.m., Cape Fear Contra Dancers Tuesday night dance, Fifth Ave. United Methodist Church, 409 S. Fifth Ave., Wilmington. $3 per person. Live band. Casual dress. Family atmosphere. For more information, call 270-3363 or visit www.wilmingtoncontradance.info.

Sept. 9

7:30-9:30 p.m., Cape Fear Contra Dancers Tuesday night dance, Fifth Ave. United Methodist Church, 409 S. Fifth Ave., Wilmington. $3 per person. Live band. Casual dress. Family atmosphere. For more information, call 270-3363 or visit www.wilmingtoncontradance.info.

Sept. 12

6:30 p.m., Society of Brunswick Shaggers, line dance instruction begins. Dance begins at 7 p.m., VFW on 103 South East 50th St., Oak Island. DJ Steve Smith. $2 for SOBS members and $5 for guests. Dinner is potluck.

Sept. 26

6:30 p.m., Society of Brunswick Shaggers, line dance instruction begins. Dance begins at 7 p.m., Moose Lodge on Long Beach Road, Oak Island. DJ Bill Ruth. $2 for SOBS members and $5 for guests.

Oct. 3

8 p.m., belly dancing floor show for Greek night at Haley’s Seafood & Steak, 10068 Beach Drive, Calabash. For more information, call 579-1958.

Oct. 10

6:30 p.m., Society of Brunswick Shaggers, line dance instruction begins. Dance begins at 7 p.m., VFW on 103 South East 50th St., Oak Island. DJ Wilkie Whaley. $2 for SOBS members and $5 for guests. Dinner is potluck.

Oct. 24

6:30 p.m., Society of Brunswick Shaggers, line dance instruction begins. Dance begins at 7 p.m., Moose Lodge on Long Beach Road, Oak Island. DJ Jerry Burrage. $2 for SOBS members and $5 for guests.

Nov. 14

6:30 p.m., Society of Brunswick Shaggers, line dance instruction begins. Dance begins at 7 p.m., VFW on 103 South East 50th St., Oak Island. DJ Terry McPhail. $2for SOBS members and $5 for guests. Dinner is potluck.

Dec. 6

6:30 p.m., Society of Brunswick Shaggers, line dance instruction begins. Dance begins at 7 p.m., Moose Lodge at Long Beach Road, Oak Island. DJ Bill Ruth. $2 for SOBS members and $5 for guests.

Dec. 12

6:30 p.m., Society of Brunswick Shaggers, line dance instruction begins. Dance begins at 7 p.m., VFW at 103 South East 50th St., Oak Island. DJ Jerry Burrage. $2 for SOBS members and $5 for guests. Dinner is potluck.

Ongoing

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre, House of Blues, North Myrtle Beach, S.C., every Friday and Saturday. For more information visit www.hob.com or call (843) 272-3000.

Ongoing

8 p.m., Monday through Saturday, Le Grande Cirque, The Palace Theatre, Myrtle Beach, S.C. Also 10 a.m. Wednesdays and 2 p.m. Thursdays. For more information, call (843) 448-9224 or visit www.palacetheatremyrtlebeach.com.

Ongoing

6 p.m., Monday through Saturday, “The Magical Spirit of Ireland,” The Palace Theatre, Myrtle Beach, S.C. For more information, call (843) 448-9224 or visit www.palacetheatremyrtlebeach.com.

Sept. 6

10 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m., auditions for “Don’t Say No to the USO,” Hannah Block Historic USO, 120 S. Second St., Wilmington. For more information, call 251-1788 or visit www.thalian.org.

Sept. 25-28

“The Graduate,” Thalian Hall Main Stage, Wilmington. For more information, call 251-1788 or visit www.thalian.org.

Sept. 26-28

Brunswick Little Theatre presents, “Willy Wonka Junior,” the event center in Odell Williamson Auditorium. For more information, call 524-4869 or visit www.brunswicklittletheatre.com.

Oct. 31-Nov. 2

Brunswick Little Theatre presents, “Dracula,” Odell Williamson Auditorium. For more information, call 524-4869 or visit www.brunswicklittletheatre.com.

March 6-8, 2009

Brunswick Little Theatre presents, “The Odd Couple (Female),” the event center in Odell Williamson Auditorium. For more information, call 524-4869 or visit www.brunswicklittletheatre.com.

March 13-15, 2009

Brunswick Little Theatre presents, “The Odd Couple (Female),” Brown Coat Pub and Theatre, 111 Grace Street, Wilmington. For more information, call 524-4869 or visit www.brunswicklittletheatre.com.

May 15-17, May 22-24, 2009

Brunswick Little Theatre presents, “Beehive: A Musical Revue,” Franklin Square Gallery, Southport. For more information, call 524-4869 or visit www.brunswicklittletheatre.com.

Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Senior Resources hot meal and fellowship, Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center. Reservations required. For more information, call 845-3693 or e-mail bslcc@atmc.net for details.

Every Thursday

6:30-8 p.m., Boiling Spring Lakes Community Center. Family karaoke night. Children younger than 14 require supervision. For more information, call 845-3693 or e-mail bslcc@atmc.net.

Every Tuesday, Wednesday

11 p.m., wine tasting seminar, Silver Coast Winery, Ocean Isle Beach. $15 per person. For more information, call 287-2800 or visit www.silvercoastwinery.com.

Every Thursday

9 p.m., Fireworks over the boardwalk, Carolina Beach, with special “Salute to Pleasure Island” by the Zambelli Brothers. Weekly program throughout the summer, weather permitting.

Aug. 28

Dusk, Summer Series in the Park, “Cars,” Rourk Gardens, Main Street, Shallotte. Free. Bring a lawn chair.

Aug. 29-30

Beach, Boogie and BBQ festival, Grand Park, Market Common, Myrtle Beach, S.C., free. For more information, visit BeachBoogieBarbequeFestival.com or call (843) 626-7444.

Sept. 4

6 p.m., Epicurean Evening fundraiser to benefit Methodist Home for Children, grand ballroom at the Hilton, Wilmington. Black tie event benefits local children. For more information call 762-0400 or e-mail wilmingtondistrict@nccumc.org.

Sept. 6

1:30 p.m., Paws Across the Water Duck Race to benefit the Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach, S.C.

The Green Party to benefit The Good Shepherd Center homeless shelter, Wilmington. Tickets are $100. For more information, call 763-4424 ext. 113.