In Short: Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 2012
FestivALL art fair early deadline
Wednesday is the early application deadline for the 2012 FestivALL Capitol Street Art Fair, to be held June 23-24. Final deadline is March 1. Applications are available at www.festivallcharleston.com. To receive one by mail, contact Betty Rivard, at 304-364-8972 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jay & Silent Bob film
At 9:30 p.m. Feb. 2., Cinemark Huntington Mall will broadcast the three-hour special event "Kevin Smith: Live from Behind." It begins with Smith and Jason Mewes hosting their podcast, "Jay and Silent Bob Get Old." Smith will then take questions during a live, fan-generated Q&A with theater audiences across the country.
Tickets are $14 for adults, $13 for students and seniors and $12 for children. For more information, call the theater at 304-733-3984 or visit www.livefrombehind.com.
Stage Co. announces cast
The Charleston Stage Company has announced the cast for "A Piece of My Heart," to be performed Feb. 23-25 and March 1-3. Frieda Forsley will direct the Vietnam War drama, which will star Debbie Haught, Emily Alice Dunn, Casi Null, Andrea Parkins, Patty Rosebourgh, Terry Terpening and Richard Cohen. Call 304-766-5721 or visit www.charlestonstagecompany.com.
The 26th annual Bill Morris Bluegrass Band Competition will be held at Milton's Mountaineer Opry House on Feb. 11. Entries are still being accepted. The fee is $25. Call Larry or Mary Stephens, at 304-743-5749.