SUNDAY, APRIL 29, 2007
April 29, 2007 Play - Ah, Wilderness! This comedy by Eugene O'Neill takes place around the 4th of July, 1906, and focuses on 17-year-old Richard Miller, his family and his coming of age in Connecticut. The title derives from Quatrain XI of Edward Fitzgerald's translation of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, which is one of main character's favorite poems. Ah, Wilderness was made into a movie in 1935 starring Wallace Beery, Lionel Barrymore and a young Mickey Rooney. Festival seating tickets: $12; $10 Student, Senior 65+; Free Children 3 & under. Location: Huntington Beach Historic Theaterwith the Bell Tower, 1905 Main Street (cross streets Main & Yorktown), Huntington Beach, California. Parking in back of the school or across the street at City Hall in Public Parking stalls. Call: (714) 536.2514 x 4025 / Recorded info: (714) 536.2514 x 602 www.hbapa.org
April 29, 2007 Play - One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey. Made famous by Jack Nicholson in a movie of this name, One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest is about a prisoner who fakes insanity, believing it will be more comfortable than jail. Transferred to a mental institution, he discovers the hospital is run with an iron fist by a domineering nurse. Presented by Huntington Beach Playhouse. Cost: $20. Time: 2 and 7 p.m. Location: Huntington Beach Playhouse Central Library Theater, 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: 714-375-0696 www.hbph.com
April 29, 2007 Golden West College SwapMeetin the Golden West College parking lot includes New & Used Items, Fresh Produce, Records, Music Memorabilia, Antiques & Collectibles and much more! Cost: Free Parking and Free Admission. Time: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call: (714) 898-7927 for 24-hour information. Location: 15744 Golden West Street, Huntington Beach, California 92647.
April 29, 2007 Metal Night - OC's Sunday Metal Night with DJ Digital Vampire at Surf City Saloon, 21+. 18528 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, CA (714) 963-7744.
April 29, 2007 Karaoke in Celebrity Room at Martini Blues 21+, valid ID required. Time: 8 p.m. No cover. Martini Blues Supper Club for full Full Dining and Bar. Live Entertainment Nightly! Location: 5874 Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92649. , Reservations: 714-840-2129 $10 minimum order per person.
April 29, 2007 Wetlands viewing - Birders, nature lovers and the curious are invited to drop by the Bolsa Chica Ecological Preserve, one of the West Coast's significant flyways for migrating birds. Bring binoculars to enjoy even closer views of these soaring creatures. Location: Pacific Coast Highway between Seapoint and Warner on the east side of the highway. Enjoy 300 acres, plus a 1.5 mile loop trail. No pets or bikes permitted on the trails. Open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Photos
April 29, 2007 Disc Frisbee Golf - The public is invited to get out and compete in this exciting sport that's relaxing and easy to learn. Location: Huntington Beach Disc Golf Course, Central Park lot off Golden West Street between Talbert and Ellis. Time: Daily. Call: (714) 425-9931. Photos
April 29, 2007 Art - Windows Gallery in Huntington Beach Central Library on the first floor features works from amateur and professional artists with varied themes that range from landscapes to abstracts. This mixed media exhibit is free to see. Location: 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Photo
April 29, 2007 Newland House Museum Tour- The historic Newland House is features a museum and docent led tours from local historians who provide information about the two-story Victorian home built in 1898. Location: Newland Center at Beach Boulevard and Adams Avenue, 19820 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach CA 92648. Time: Noon to 4 p.m. Cost: $2. Call: (714) 962-5777. Photos
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