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Things to do Saturday, May 11, 2013

By Staff reports


DAEDALUS QUARTET: 7 p.m. Adults $20, students $5, youths under 18 free when accompanied by paying adult. String ensemble performance will include Beethoven's String Quartet No. 6 in B-flat major, Op. 18; George Perle's "Molto Adagio" and more. Charleston Chamber Music Society. Christ Church United Methodist, Quarrier and Morris Streets. Call 304-344-5389.

COLESMOUTH CONCERT SERIES: 7:30 p.m. Cover $10. Annual founders day concert. Includes performances by Scott Honaker, Cathy Grant and Fiddlers Galore and Tim Lloyd Bratcher. Alban Arts Center, 65 Olde Main St., St. Albans. call 304-661-0655.

SMITH & CO: 7 p.m. Adults $5, children under 12 $3, children under 3 free. Bluegrass. Jerry Run Summer Theater, W.Va. Route 20, just over a mile north of Holly State Park, Webster County. 304-493-6574.

JERRY WILLIAMSON AND REDWING with THE KEVIN WILLIAMSON FAMILY BAND: 7:30 p.m. Adults $15, seniors $12, children $5. Bluegrass. Mountaineer Opry House, Milton. Call 304-743-5749 or visit

TOM SMITH: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free. Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. Call 304-342-1461 or visit


"EVITA": 7:30 p.m. Tickets $20. Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's Tony Award-winning musical about Eva Peron. Presented by Charleston Light Opera Guild. Charleston Civic Center Little Theater. Call 304-343-2287.


DANCE: 6 p.m. Suggested donation $3. Music by Carbon Country. Hansford Center, 500 Washington St., St. Albans. Call 304-722-4621.

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


COUNTRY MUSIC IN THE VALLEY FESTIVAL: 1 to 9 p.m. Adults $8, children under 12 free. Music by The Browns, The Road Runners, Common Tradition and more. Upper West Fork Community Park, Chloe. Call 304-655-8334.

MUDFEST: Noon to 8 p.m. Free. All ages. Music by Harrah, Everpulse, Born of Conviction, Relative Obscurity, Twist of Fate, Zeroking and In the Company of Wolves. Lions Club Field, Hamlin. Call 304-840-2484.

ALDERSON BRIDGEFEST: 8:30 a.m. with the opening of the Alderson Community Market at the Greenbrier River Interpretive Center. The family day features music, history presentations, book readings, a cardboard boat competition and more throughout the town of Alderson.


PLAY AUDITIONS: 2 to 4 p.m. Kanawha Players Theater, 309 Beauregard St. Singers and actors are needed for the musical "Sing Down the Moon: Appalachian Wonder Tales." Parts are available for 10 men and 10 women. Readings will be provided. Singers should prepare a two-minute speech. Performance dates are June 28-30. The show features six traditional tales with an Appalachian twist that incorporate old-time music, mountain dances and even giant puppets. Call 304-343-7529.

EAST END YARD SALE: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Throughout the East End of Charleston. More than 80 East End residents have registered to hold sales in their own yards. A color-coded map is available online at, or pick up a paper copy at Old Colony Realtors, 1205 Virginia St. E. (The map also appeared on page 2C of Wednesday's print edition of The Charleston Gazette.)


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