Lowdown for Friday, April 11
Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain Schedule
Humboldt Bay / 4 p.m. / $3 / $43 sailing events
Lady Washington arrives in Eureka April 10 for an 11-day visit featuring public sailing excursions, walk-on tours, and educational programs for K-12 students. Her companion, Hawaiian Chieftain, follows on April 15. Click here for full list of tours and sailing options.
Van Duzer Theater / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $10 / Free HSU students / $8 seniors, children
This year’s HSU Dance concert, with more than 40 dancers performing 10 new dances that employ styles from ballet to modern, traditional Middle Eastern to hip-hop.
826-3928 / Web site /
Purple Rain (1984)
Arcata Theatre Lounge / 8 p.m. / $5
Prince’s first film is the story of an arrogant, young black singer, born and raised in Minneapolis, who reaches the pinnacle of stardom. A real stretch for the young actor.
822-1220 / Web site /
Fundraiser for Families of HSU Bus Accident
Luke’s Joint / 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
Both Luke’s Joint and The Other Place will be donating 10% of after-tax sales to the victims of this week’s heartbreaking events.
826-0415 / firstname.lastname@example.org /
The State of the Community Luncheon
Adorni Center / 11:30 a.m. / $65 / $45 LWV members
Are water issues important to you? Would you like to support the local League of Women Voters? Hear Carol Rische of the Humboldt Bay Municipal Water District talk about upcoming water issues.
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Think Inside the Box
SCRAP Humboldt / 6-9 p.m.
Community sourced art project facilitated by the creative reuse center, SCRAP Humboldt. After receiving a donation of thousands of gift boxes, the nonprofit project held an open call to artists and gave away almost one hundred gift boxes to classes, students, teachers, artists and the public.
633-8349 / email@example.com / Web site /
Blue Lake Roller Rink / 6:30-9:30 p.m. / $5 Adults / $4 Ages 9-17 / $3 Ages 8 and under
Patrons are welcome to bring their own skates or rollerblades if they are clean, have no exposed bolts, and have at least one brake.
668-5932 / firstname.lastname@example.org / Web site /
Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl
Arcata High School / 7 p.m. / $10 General Admission / $8 Students
“Join us on a one of a kind adventure as we travel with Eurydice through the underworld to experience a modern retelling of the myth of Orpheus, with original music composed by AAI Music students Gaizah Wagschal and Carson McHaney.”
825-2428 / email@example.com / Web site /
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) (Revised)
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15 / $12 Senior/Student
Parody of the 37 plays written by William Shakespeare with all of them being performed (in shortened form) in about 97 minutes by only three actors.
442-6278 / firstname.lastname@example.org / Web site /
Carlo Theatre (Dell’Arte) / 8-9 p.m. / Free / 18+
Dell’Arte Company presents first showings of its newest work-in-progress, the story of women of three generations whose comfortable world is shattered by war, setting them adrift in a fractured landscape.
668-5663 / email@example.com / Web site /
- CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER 2D: 5:45, 8:50
- GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL: 4:10, 6:40, 9:10
- LUNCHBOX: 3:40, 6:10, 8:40