Arts & Entertainment


Talk to cover historic sites, markers

“Walla Walla 2020: Historic Sites and Markers: Telling the stories and Marking the Sites of Significant Walla Walla History” will be presented by Dan Clark at 5 tonight for the Museum After Hours program, Fort Walla Walla Museum, 755 Myra Road

Music theater camp show set for Saturday

The Musical Theater Camp offered by Shakespeare Walla Walla and the Walla Walla Community College Foundation will culminate with “Stars!” — a musical revue at the Gesa Power House Theatre. The 7:30 p.m. performances will be Saturday and Sunday.

Tickets for Guy Mendilow performance on sale Friday

Tickets go on sale Friday for “Tales From the Forgotten Kingdom,” to be performed by the Guy Mendilow Ensemble at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 26-27 at Gesa Power House Theatre, 111 N. Sixth Ave.

Muddy Frogwater fest set for Aug. 14-16

MILTON-FREEWATER — The Muddy Frogwater Country Classic Festival is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year.

Living History portrayals feature Chinese merchant, missionary

Fort Walla Walla Museum Living History portrayals of a Chinese merchant and a Protestant missionary will be at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the museum, 755 Myra Road.

Witness, Reassignment to play Aug. 7

Sammy Witness and the Reassignment will play from 6:30-9 p.m. Aug. 7 at Three Rivers Winery, 5641 Old Highway 12.

Old Time Musicians dances will be at Center at the Park

Old Time Musicians dances will be held from 6:30-8:30 p.m. every second, third and fourth Tuesday evening of the month at the Walla Walla Senior Center, 720 Sprague Ave. Refreshments and coffee are free. Admission is $2. For more information, call 509-527-3775.

‘The Book of Mormon’ gets rousing reception in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY — The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons received a rousing reception in its first-ever showing in the heart of Mormon country, kicking off a sold-out, two-week run at a Salt Lake City theater.

New at the Walla Walla Public Library - 7/30/15

Featured books will be available for the public today.

Reception Aug. 6 for master printer

PENDLETON — Noted master printer Frank Janzen will open a new exhibit “Above/Below” in the Oregon East Gallery of the Pendleton Arts Center, 214 N. Main St.

Nonprofit corporation forms with a grand idea

Listening to this Valley, I’m beginning to hear a sort of resonance.

Regional arts forum set for Sunday

The ArtsWA (Washington State Arts Commission) regional arts forum will be from 4-5:30 p.m. Sunday at The Foundry Vineyards, 1111 Abadie St.

Watercolor, photography classes offered for youths

The 4-H program at the WSU Extension Office will host two youth classes next week, one to learn watercolor painting and the other photography.

City making extra effort to tidy up downtown as construction winds down

City workers are putting a shine on downtown Walla Walla in preparation for the Gentlemen of the Road Stopover.

Tease photo

Brush up on local art at annual show

Celebrate the arts! Art can be expressed in a variety of ways, and the upcoming Harvest Time Fine Arts Show in Milton-Freewater will allow attendees to experience many of them. The event showcases a host of local artists with a wide range of vision and skills.