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A limited-run screening
A limited-run screening

The Manzanita Film Series will continue this Friday, Nov. 16, with a screening of “Kicking Bird,” a feature film written and directed by Oregon native Kelley Baker.

The 2005 film tells the story of Martin “Bird”...

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Color us glad it’s opera season
Color us glad it’s opera season

The 13th season of The Met: Live in HD, will continue this Saturday, Nov. 10, with a screening of “Marnie,” the second new opera created for the Metropolitan Opera by composer Nico Muhly.

Conducted by Robert Spano, this gripping...

A wonderful life — and a great play
A wonderful life — and a great play

Nehalem’s Riverbend Players will serve up a slice of small-town, feel-good Americana this Friday, Nov. 9, as the curtain goes up on “It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play.”

Adapted by Joe Landry from the beloved...

High tech? It’s state of the arts.
High tech? It’s state of the arts.

Senior editors and directors from Oregon ArtsWatch will be in Newport this Friday, Nov. 2, for a panel discussion about the organization’s mission and the state of the arts in Oregon.

Oregon ArtsWatch was established in 2011 and has grown...

Strike gold in Newport
Strike gold in Newport

The Met: Live in HD will continue its 13th season of big-screen spectaculars with a showing of “La Fanciulla del West” this Saturday, Oct. 27.

Puccini’s opera, which translates as “Girl of the Golden West,” is...

See some wicked stitches at fairy tale show
See some wicked stitches at fairy tale show

Fairy tales from around the world will touch down on the Oregon Coast this weekend, as the 2015 International Challenge Art Quilt Show arrives at the Yachats Commons.

This exhibit features works of 90 art quilters from the USA, Japan and France,...

Now playing, in Manzanita
Now playing, in Manzanita

The Wandering Reel Traveling Film Festival will return to Manzanita this Friday, Oct. 26, with screenings of six short international films at the Hoffman Center for the Arts.

Built around the theme “Moments in Time,” the program...

Newport hosts a hair-raising opera
Newport hosts a hair-raising opera

The Met: Live in HD will continue its 13th season this Saturday, Oct. 20, with a screening of “Samson et Dalila” at the Newport Performing Arts Center.

Camille Saint-Saëns’s biblical epic stars mezzo-soprano Elīna...

Dance away, at Diversity Day
Dance away, at Diversity Day

Music, song, dance and storytelling will share the spotlight this Sunday, Oct. 21, as the Baha’is of Newport host their annual Diversity Day, with everyone invited to join the fun.

Entertainment includes Chayag, authentic Ecuadorian music...

Some reel entertainment
Some reel entertainment

The Wandering Reel Traveling Film Festival is rolling back toward the Oregon Coast, with screenings scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 25, through Sunday, Oct. 28, in Newport and Lincoln City.

Now in its 4th season, the festival brings powerful,...

A Verdi exciting morning
A Verdi exciting morning

In late September, soprano Anna Netrebko sang the lead role of “Aida” for the first time at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City. And thanks to The Met: Live in HD, audiences in Newport can watch her scintillating performance on the...

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