Arts & Entertainment


Dancehall Days band to play

Portland-based band Dancehall Days will be in town for a 12:30 p.m. performance Sunday at Basel Cellars, 2901 Old Milton Highway.

New at the Walla Walla Public Library - 4/23/15

Featured books will be available for the public today.

Untapped talent focus of NFFTY youth film festival

The numbers out of Hollywood speak loudly, in front of and behind the cameras.

Columnist to sign copies of WWII book in Walla Walla

Spokesman-Review columnist Cindy Hval will sign copies of her first book, “War Bonds: Love Stories From the Greatest Generation,” from 1-3 p.m. May 9 at Book & Game Co., 38 E. Main St.

Estefan musical ‘On Your Feet!’ finds its Broadway stars

NEW YORK — A Cuban-American actress who attended the same Miami high school as Gloria Estefan and an actor who stars on USA’s “Sirens” have been chosen to star on Broadway as Gloria and Emilio Estefan in a musical based on the entertainers’ lives.

W.Va. artist to show fire paintings in Walla Walla

An exhibit of fire paintings by Pete Kephart will be available for viewing at CAVU Cellars, 175 E. Aeronca Ave., from April 25-May 13.

Rock hall opening doors to Ringo Starr

NEW YORK — The first few years after the Beatles split, Ringo Starr had bragging rights on his mates.

All-day festival opens Little League in Adams

ADAMS, Ore. — The Adams Day Festival celebrating the opening of the Triangle Little League season will kick off at 7 a.m. Saturday on Main Street.

Calexico flies high on ‘Edge of the Sun’

The ninth studio album from Tucson, Arizona-based Calexico is a sonic road trip through the Southwest, the roots of rock ‘n’ roll, the music of Mexico and more.

Column: ‘Stay-at-home mom’ your voice, not title

Most of the years of my professional life, I’ve been a nonperson. In a society that defines itself by a specific job title, mine — stay-at-home mom — was singularly unimpressive.

‘Game of Thrones’ star Harington: a quiet force as Jon Snow

NEW YORK — Shhhh!

‘Brother, I’m Dying’ is Whitman’s summer read

Whitman College has chosen the award-winning memoir “Brother, I’m Dying” by Edwidge Danticat for the 2015 Summer Read Program.

Tickets on sale for performances at Main Street Studios

Tickets are on sale now for musical performances by Jakubi, a Melbourne, Australia, band, on May 1 and Israeli singer and actress Ester Rada on May 4 at Main Street Studios, 207 W. Main St. Doors open at 7 p.m. for both performances.

Library’s Big Idea Talk to feature philosophy professor

The free Big Idea Talks at the Walla Walla Public Library will present “Books or Audio,” a talk by Jon Stratton at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Pioneers’ lives reenacted at museum

Building an irrigation system that lasts more than a century is quite a feat.