Opera House Theatre Company opens Frank Loesser’s 1956 musical The Most Happy Fella tomorrow night at 8 on Thalian Hall’s mainstage. Bob Workmon stars as Tony Esposito. Suellen Yates directs. Tickets available from the Thalian Hall box office: 632-2285. The show runs only two weekends!
Emily Colin, Wilmington resident and Assistant Director of D.R.E.A.M.S., has written her first novel. It’s been published by Random House / Ballantine Trade Paperbacks. I sat up and read it all night! It’s called The Memory Thief. You can meet her at a Book Event tomorrow night at 6:00 at D.R.E.A.M.S., which is at 10th and Fanning in Wilmington. She will sign copies of her book and she will also do a reading. You can also visit her website EmilyColin.com and watch a trailer!
In honor of Fourth Friday Gallery Night, which is this Friday from 6 to 9, I spoke with two photographers from the Cape Fear Camera Club about their exhibit in the MC Erny Gallery called The Collection: Triptych Photographs. My guests were Jo Ann Tomaselli and Barbara Synder. Capefearcameraclub.org
Today's guests: Cathy and Bill Furpless of the Historic Amuzu Theatre in Southport, hosting Rock ‘n Roll Is Here to Stay! The shows are this weekend and next weekend, Fri and Sat at 7:30 and Sun at 3:00.
Madafo Lloyd Wilson and Roger Davis are bringing Jazz to the Arts District every other Friday night, including this Friday from 8 to 11pm. They perform at S.W.A.C. Lounge at the corner of North 4th and Brunswick. For more information, go to Madafo.com