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Things to do Saturday, April 20, 2013

By Staff reports

Music

"MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR LIVE": 8 p.m. Adults $12. Rubber Soul benefit for American Heart Association. Alban Arts Center, 65 Olde Main Plaza, St. Albans. Call 304-721-8896.

CHARLESTON GAY MEN'S CHOIR with special guests WOMANSONG: 7:30 p.m. Free. "Broadway Bound," a Broadway musical revue. VIP packages $25. Labelle Theater, 311 D St. 304-380-5779.

KEN SIZEMORE: 7 p.m. Suggested donation $15. Classic folk of the '50s, '60s and '70s. Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 520 Kanawha Blvd. W. Call 304-345-5042.

LARRY CORDLE AND LONESOME STANDARD: 7:30 p.m. Adults $15, seniors $12, children $5. Bluegrass. Mountaineer Opry House, Milton. Call 304-743-5749 or visit www.mountaineeropry.com.

PEPPINO D'ASTINO with SPENCER ELLIOTT: 7:30 p.m. Tickets $15. Fingerstyle guitar virtuoso. Fine Arts Theater, West Virginia State University. Call 304-741-0925.

DAVID DONATHAN AND THE MARSHALL UNIVERSITY CHAMBER CHOIR: 7 p.m. PipeSounds will host the concert. Donathan is organist and minister of music at Christ Church United Methodist, Charleston. He will accompany the choir in the Duruflé Requiem in the first half and give a solo concert in the second. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for students and free for children 5 and under. Forrest Burdette United Methodist Church, 2848 Putnam Ave., Hurricane. Call the church office at 304-562-5903 or visit www.pipesounds.org.

Stage/theater

"THE SUGAR BEAN SISTERS": 8 p.m. Adults $16, students and children $10. Two sisters are determined to escape spinsterhood by hopping the next spaceship out of town, and they're not going to let the arrival of a snake charmer, Mormon bishop or a mysterious bird woman stand in their way. Presented by Kanawha Players. KP Theater, 309 Beauregard St. Call 304-343-7529 or visit www.kanawhaplayers.org.

Dance

DANCE: 7 to 10 p.m. Admission $8. Marmet Recreation Center, 8500 MacCorkle Ave. Call 304-949-9692.

COUNTRY WESTERN DANCE: 6:30 p.m. Admission by donation. Music by Robert Triplett and his Starlight Band. Nitro Senior Center, 21st Street and Second Avenue, Nitro. Call 304-755-2385.

DON GIBSON AND THE VELVETONES: 7 to 10 p.m. Cover $8. '50s and '60s classic rock. The Bidder Barn, 38981 Coal River Road, Whitesville. Call 304-415-3807.

Film

WEST VIRGINIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: "A Late Quartet," 5:30 p.m., followed by music from the Montclaire String Quartet; "A Royal Affair," 7:30 p.m.; "Beasts of the Southern Wild" at 9:55 p.m. "Miracle Boy" will screen in advance at 9:55 p.m., Capitol Center Theater, 123 Summers St. Tickets are $8 each or six for $30. Student tickets are $5. Visit www.wviff.org.

Kids

PAJANIMALS MEET AND GREET: 11 a.m. Free. Picnic Place Food Court, Charleston Town Center Mall. Call 304-345-9526.

Etc.

OSBRA EYE MEMORIAL WILDFLOWER WALKS: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Registration from 8:30 to 9 a.m. at the swimming pool area of Kanawha State Forest. The cost is $5 for adults and $2 for those under age 16. A variety of walks include focuses on wildflowers, medicinal/edible plants, trees, beginning and advanced birding, photography and more. Bring a camera and binoculars. Door prizes, a raffle and hot dog sale will also be featured. Presented by Kanawha State Forest Foundation. Call 304-558-3500.

AARON DOBSON AUTOGRAPH SIGNING: 2 to 4 p.m. Autographs and photo ops with the standout Marshall wide receiver and NFL draft prospect are $25 each. Collectibles Etc., 900 Nitro Market Place, Cross Lanes. Call 304-776-0020.

HEART OF APPALACHIA ROLLER DERBY VS. APPALACHIAN HELL BETTIES: 6 p.m. Adults $10, Ages 5 to 12 $5. Flat-track roller derby. Coonskin Armory. Call 304-206-8108.

EARTH DAY CELEBRATION: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., Appalachian South Folklife Center in Pipestem. The 10th annual Music, Arts and Activism festival celebrating Earth Day. The free event features live music, a yoga class, a holistic fair and more. Call 304-425-6425 or visit www.earthdaywv.com.

PLAY AUDITIONS: 1 to 4 p.m. Alban Arts Center will hold auditions for "The Princess of Rome, Ohio." Parts are available for one male and female teen, two women age 30 and three men age 30-40. The play, a dark comedy by West Virginia playwright Jonathan Joy, will be staged June 28-30 and July 5-7. 65 Olde Main St., St. Albans. Call 304-721-8896 or visit www.albanartscenter.com.


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