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Organization returns to its roots

Posted: Friday, Sep 12th, 2014
LINCOLN COUNTY -- When drastic cuts were made to arts, music and drama programs in local schools, a dedicated group of parents, teachers and school administrators decided to do something about it.
Let There Be Arts, a local nonprofit arts organization based out of Lincoln City, was formed in 2000 and has been working to keep the arts around and
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Eclectic exhibition opens at YAA

Posted: Friday, Sep 12th, 2014
A two-week spotlight show opening Saturday will feature the photography of Donna McCoy, JerriLynn Woolley and works by artisan Jill Keck at the Yaquina Art Association Gallery.
The gallery is located at 789 NW Beach Drive in Newport and is open daily from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
McCoy's spotlight show is titled, "Wrack'd Photography." Turning her macro lens to
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St. James offers string classes

Posted: Friday, Sep 12th, 2014
A second registration date for fall string classes at St. James/Santiago Episcopal Church in Lincoln City is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 20.
Registration will be held at the church from 9:30 a.m. to noon.
The classes will be taught by Kathy Follett, assistant concert master of the Newport Symphony.
"Adults and children are welcome," said Follett. "We will have two
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Show features local music teachers

Posted: Friday, Sep 12th, 2014
The Lincoln County District of the Oregon Music Teachers Association (OMTA) presents their semi-annual concert Spotlight on the Teachers at 2:30 p.m. this Sunday, Sept. 14 at the Newport Performing Arts Center (PAC).
The proceeds from the concert benefit the Suzanne Brown Student Aid Fund of the local district. This fund is used by qualified students to help pay tuition, festival fees
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Proposals for Paper Arts Fest

Posted: Friday, Sep 12th, 2014
The Oregon Coast Council for the Arts (OCCA) is accepting proposals for workshops on paper and paper-related subjects for the 2015 Newport Paper Arts Festival.
This is the 20th year for the festival. Classes vary in size and all workshops last a full day. Workshops must fit into six hours.
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Catch the final session

Posted: Friday, Sep 12th, 2014
The final session of INHOUSE Jazz brings together an upright bass duo with a Steinway artist, promising audiences a truly unique jazz performance.
Renowned San Francisco jazz musician John Wiitala and fellow bassist Shao Way Wu will be the featured artists performing in a house concert Sunday afternoon in Ona Beach. They will be joined by pianist Randy Porter. These
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Bend poet and novelist to present

Posted: Friday, Sep 12th, 2014
Writers on the Edge presents poet and novelist Suzanne Burns next Saturday, Sept. 20.
Burns will speak at 7 p.m. at the Newport Visual Arts Center (VAC), located at 777 NW Beach St. in Newport.
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Art Walk turns 21

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
Toledo's annual Art Walk came of age this weekend, celebrating 21 years of artists sharing their work and meeting with the public.
The work of both local and guest artists was displayed throughout the city Saturday, Sunday and Monday. The event got its beginnings in 1993 when landscape artist Michael Gibbons opened his studio to the public.
He said
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Concert benefits local lighthouses

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
NEWPORT -- Songs of the sea, as well as festive barbershop numbers will be featured at the upcoming Lighthouse Benefit Concert.
The concert, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 13, features the Shifty Sailors, a male singing group hailing from Whidbey Island, Wash., along with popular local groups the Coastalaires Barbershop Chorus and the Oregon Coast Chorus. The concert kicks off at
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Men of Worth perform Sept. 11

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
Hailing from Scotland's outer islands and Ireland's west, some of America's most authentic musical heritage is coming to Lincoln City.
The folk duo Men of Worth will be returning to the Lincoln City Cultural Center, located at 540 NW Highway 101, on Thursday, Sept. 11.
The show starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance and $17 at the
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Join in summer celebration finale

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
The Second Saturday Summer Celebration & Drum Jam concludes Saturday, Sept. 13.
This year celebrates the fourth annual summer celebration, and the finale will take place, rain or shine, at Cafe Mundo, located at 209 NW Coast St. in Newport, from noon to 3 p.m.
The community is invited to celebrate world beat cuisine and music in the courtyard at
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Swing and jazz at the Embarcadero Sept. 13

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
The Lincoln Pops Big Band presents The Golden Era of Swing and Jazz at the Embarcadero Sept. 13.
The 24-piece Lincoln Pops Orchestra (also known as the Lincoln Pops Big Band) will be performing at The Embarcadero Resort and Marina ballroom next Saturday, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
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‘Ernest’ comes to Yachats

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
"The Importance of Being Earnest," a comedy by Oscar Wilde, opens in Yachats next Saturday, Sept. 13.
Performances will run through Sept. 28 at the Yachats Commons, located at 441 Highway 101 N.
"The Importance of Being Earnest," presented by One of Us Productions, is the directing debut for Bob Barber and assistant director, Janey Cutshall.
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Painting juried into exhibition

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
"Windswept," an oil painting by Toledo artist Ivan Kelly, was juried into the 16th National Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists.
From almost 500 entries, 99 works of painting, sculpture, printmaking and scrimshaw were selected for inclusion in the exhibit.
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Sweet Adelines host open house Saturday

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
The Oregon Coast Chapter of Sweet Adelines International will be hosting an open house Saturday at the American Legion Hall Post 116, located at 424 W Olive St. in Newport.
The open house is being hosted during the Sweet Adelines International global effort to introduce more women to the art of singing four-part harmony in the barbershop style.
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Ballet company holding auditions Saturday

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
Oregon Coast Ballet Company will hold auditions for interested dancers and choreographers this Saturday, from 10 a.m. to noon, and again next Saturday, Sept. 13, from 10 a.m. to noon, at Newport School of Dance.
OCBC is a nonprofit arts organization with the stated mission to "inspire and nurture creativity and excellence in aspiring dancers through disciplined training and public
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