Arts & Entertainment

Tri-City things to do for May 11-20

Comedian Brad Uptown will perform Saturday at Joker’s Comedy Club in Richland.
Comedian Brad Uptown will perform Saturday at Joker’s Comedy Club in Richland. Courtesy photo

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fri | May 11

Comedy

Phillip Kopczenski, 8-9:30 p.m., Joker’s, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Tickets: $10. Call 509-943-1173.

Dance

Open Dancing Fridays, 6-9 p.m., Pasco Eagles Club, 2829 W. Sylvester St., Pasco. Cost: $6. Non-members welcome. Call 509-586-7609.

Film

Planetarium shows, “Two Small Pieces of Glass: The Amazing Telescope”, 7 p.m., and “Bad Astronomy: Myths and Misconceptions”, 8 p.m., CBC’s Bechtel National Planetarium, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco. Cost: $6 adults; $5 seniors; $3 ages 6-12; free for 5 and under. Call 509-542-4515.

Misc.

World Relief Benefit Concert & Cultural Celebration, 6:30-9 p.m., South Hills Church, 3700 W. 27th Ave., Kennewick. Donations accepted. Call 509-734-5477.

Just Us Girls Soirée, 5-8 p.m., Columbia Center Mall, 1321 N. Columbia Center Blvd., Kennewick. Free. Swag bags to the first 200 attendees. Call 509-783-2109.

Nightlife

Angela Soffee, 5-8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Free. Call 509-946-9328.

DBST w/Alki Jones, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Funktronic soul from Olympia. Call 509-946-9328.

Griffin House, 7-9:30 p.m., Brewminatti, 713 6th St., Prosser. Tickets: $18-23. Call 509-786-2269.

Talks & Readings

Urban Poets Society Presents: Open Mic Night!, 7-8:45 p.m., Adventures Underground, 1391 George Washington Way, Richland. Free. Call 509-946-9893.

Theater

Chiawana Stage Company presents Jack Hilton Cunningham’s ‘Women and War’, 7 p.m., Chiawana High School, 8125 W. Argent Road, Pasco. Tickets: $8 in advance or $10 at the door. A collection of fictional stories based on historical fact, told by generations of Americans impacted by conflict from The Great War to the War in Afghanistan. Call 509-543-6786.

Hanford High presents ‘Little Shop of Horrors’, 7:30-9 p.m., Hanford High School Auditorium, 450 Hanford St., Richland. An outrageous musical comedy about a singing plant, a daring hero, a sweet girl and a demented dentist. Tickets: $12-$15 (all seats reserved). Rated PG-13.

‘Ruthless!’, 8-10 p.m., Richland Players, 608 The Parkway, Richland. The story of a naive 1950s housewife, Judy, and her adorable but sociopath 8-year-old daughter Tina. Some adult language and content, PG-13 equivalent. Tickets: $15 adults; $12 students, military, and seniors.

sat | May 12

Comedy

Brad Upton, 8-9:30 p.m., Joker’s, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Tickets: $15. Call 509-438-7850.

Film

Planetarium shows, “Kaluoki’hina: the Enchanted Reef”, 2 p.m., and “The Life of Trees”, 3 p.m., CBC’s Bechtel National Planetarium, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco. Cost: $6 adults; $5 seniors; $3 ages 6-12; free for 5 and under. Call 509-542-4515.

Misc.

Bike Expo 2018, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Kiwanis Building, 6007 Columbia Park Trail, Kennewick. Free. Live Music, booths, food, prizes, free helmets for kids!

Classy Chassy Show & Shine, 8 a.m., Historic Downtown Kennewick, 101 W. Kennewick Ave., Kennewick. Cost: $25 for car show participants, free to view. Call 509-582-7221.

Cyber Art 509 Fundraiser for HiHo Children’s Museum, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Walter Clore Wine & Culinary Center, 2140 Wine Country Rd., Prosser. Call 509-786-1000.

Discover the REACH - Creatures of the Columbia River, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., The REACH, 1943 Columbia Park Trail, Richland. Tickets: $10 adults; $6 students, seniors, & military, Children under 5 and Reach members free.

Inland Empire Century Bike Ride, 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Kiwanis Building, 6007 Columbia Park Trail, Kennewick. Cost: $15-$55. Call 509-586-6836.

Raise the Woof - 2018 Fur Ball, 5-11 p.m., Three Rivers Convention Center, 7016 W. Grandridge Blvd., Kennewick. Tickets: $60. Gourmet dinner, drinks, games, raffles and auctions. popptricities.org.

Upstream International Informational Night, 6-9 p.m., The Reach, 1943 Columbia Park Trail, Richland. Tickets: $5.

Nightlife

Alki Jones, 9-12 a.m., Sapolil Cellars, 15 E. Main St., Walla Walla. Cover: $7. Call 509-540-1031.

Dave Clark and David Nelson, 6-9 p.m., Mezzo Thai Fusion, 110 Gage Blvd., Richland. Free. Call 509-491-3400.

Jeff Peterson, 5-8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Free. Call 509-946-9328.

Franks and Deans, Marceline, Quinell, Badland Nomad, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Punk from Las Vegas. Call 509-946-9328.

Theater

Hanford High presents ‘Little Shop of Horrors’, 2 p.m and 7:30 p.m., Hanford High School Auditorium, 450 Hanford St., Richland. An outrageous musical comedy about a singing plant, a daring hero, a sweet girl and a demented dentist. Tickets: $12-$15 (all seats reserved). Rated PG-13.

‘Ruthless!’, 8-10 p.m., Richland Players, 608 The Parkway, Richland. The story of a naive 1950s housewife, Judy, and her adorable but sociopath 8-year-old daughter Tina. Some adult language and content, PG-13 equivalent. Tickets: $15 adults; $12 students, military, and seniors.

sun | May 13

Dance

Argentine Tango Practica, 4-6 p.m., Salsa con Rumba, 5601 W. Clearwater Suite 110, Kennewick. Cost: $5. All skill levels are welcome. Call 831-214-3021.

Theater

‘Ruthless!’, 2-4 p.m., Richland Players, 608 The Parkway, Richland. The story of a naive 1950s housewife, Judy, and her adorable but sociopath 8-year-old daughter Tina. Some adult language and content, PG-13 equivalent. Tickets: $15 adults; $12 students, military, and seniors.

mon | May 14

Dance

Beginning Argentine Tango, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Richland Community Center, 500 Amon Park Dr., Richland. Learn the fundamentals of Argentine Tango. No partner or experience needed. Drop in any time. Call 831-214-3021.

Music

Walla Walla Choral Society Concert: ‘Light, Life & Home’, 7-8:30 p.m., Gesa Power House Theatre, 111 N. Sixth Ave., Walla Walla. Tickets: $17 adults; $12 youth 17 and under. A collection of songs that are rooted in musical and lyrical motifs that speak of endearing and foundational parts of our lives. Call 509-529-6500.

tue | May 15

Dance

Argentine Tango Practica, Noon-12:45 p.m., Richland Community Center, 500 Amon Park Dr., Richland. Free. A tango experience that is between a lesson and a milonga in order to practice the skills you already have and to ask questions and receive advice. All skill levels are welcome. Call 831-214-3021.

Dance Lessons for Singles and Couples, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Pasco Eagles Club, 2829 W. Sylvester St., Pasco. Cost: $6. Members and guests welcome. Call 509-586-7609.

Sports

Horseshoe Pitching Spring League, 5:30-8 p.m., Eastgate Park, 1110 E. 10th Ave., Kennewick. $10 for 8 weeks. Call 509-554-2768.

wed | May 16

Misc.

Dungeons & Dragons Encounters + D&D Adventurers League, 6-8:30 p.m., Adventures Underground, 1391 George Washington Way, Richland. Free. Call 509-946-9893.

Music

Jazz Jam Night, 8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Free. Jazz jams with some of the region’s finest up and coming talent! Call 509-946-9328.

The Mary Lou and Stevie Show, 6-8 p.m. Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Jazz standards, show tunes, slow and dreamy ballads, and blues. Call 509-946-9328.

Theater

Live Cinema: ‘Macbeth’ - Royal Shakespeare Company, 6 p.m., Gesa Power House Theatre, 111 N. Sixth Ave., Walla Walla. Tickets: $15 adults; $10 youth/students. Call 509-529-6500.

‘Musical Comedy Murders of 1940’, 7:30 p.m., Columbia Basin College Theatre, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco. Tickets: $12 adults; $10 students/seniors; Free for CBC students with a current ASB. Call 509-542-5531.

thu | May 17

Comedy

Alex Powers and John Gilligan, 8-9:30 p.m., Joker’s, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Tickets: $10. Call 509-438-7850.

Misc.

Beer & Cigar Night, 5-9 p.m., White Bluffs Brewing, 2000 Logston Blvd., Richland. 21 and over. Call 509-578-4558.

Geeks Who Drink, pub trivia, 8-10 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Free. Call 509-946-9328.

Open Board Game Night, 5-8:45 p.m., Adventures Underground, 1391 George Washington Way, Richland. Free. All are welcome to join us for board games, card games, chess and more. Bring your own game, or play one of the dozens we have in our board game library. Call 509-946-9893.

Music

Chris Young, 7:30 p.m., Yakima Valley SunDome, 1301 South Fair Avenue, Yakima.

Talks & Readings

Coming Home: How the Humanities Help Soldiers Find Meaning After War, 7 p.m., Franklin County Historical Museum, 305 N 4th Ave., Pasco. Free lecture. Open to the public. Call 509-542-5531.

Theater

‘Musical Comedy Murders of 1940’, 7:30 p.m., Columbia Basin College Theatre, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco. Tickets: $12 adults; $10, students/seniors; Free for CBC students with a current ASB. Call 509-542-5531.

fri | May 18

Art

Wine Down & Paint, 6-8:30 p.m., Tucannon Cellars, 40504 Demoss Rd., Benton City. Tickets: $45 Call 509-545-9588.

Comedy

Alex Powers and John Gilligan, 8-9:30 p.m., Joker’s, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Tickets: $10. Call 509-438-7850.

Dance

Afternoon Ballroom Dancing, 1-3:45 p.m., Richland Community Center, 500 Amon Park Dr., Richland. Admission: $7. Dance or listen to your favorite music by the Easy Swing Dance Band. Call 509-380-8437.

Three Rivers Contra Dance, 6-9 p.m., Memorial Park, 1520 W. Shoshone, Pasco. Tickets: $8 adults; $5 seniors and students. First time dancers and kids under 12 are free!

Open Dancing Fridays, 6-9 p.m., Pasco Eagles Club, 2829 W. Sylvester St., Pasco. Cost: $6. Non-members welcome. Call 509-586-7609.

Film

Planetarium shows, “Secret Lives of Stars”, 7 p.m., and “Oasis in Space”, 8 p.m., CBC’s Bechtel National Planetarium, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco. Cost: $6 adults; $5 seniors; $3 ages 6-12; free for 5 and under. Call 509-542-4515.

Music

Sins and Sinners/The Van Dels/The Coast, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Rock. Call 509-946-9328.

Tai Shan, 5-8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Free. Neo Folk from Seattle. Call 509-946-9328.

Theater

Chiawana Stage Company presents Jack Hilton Cunningham’s ‘Women and War’, 7 p.m., Chiawana High School, 8125 W. Argent Road, Pasco. Tickets: $8 in advance or $10 at the door. A collection of fictional stories based on historical fact, told by generations of Americans impacted by conflict from The Great War to the War in Afghanistan. Call 509-543-6786.

‘Musical Comedy Murders of 1940’, 7:30 p.m., Columbia Basin College Theatre, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco. Tickets: $12 adults; $10, students/seniors; Free for CBC students with a current ASB. Call 509-542-5531.

‘Ruthless!’, 8-10 p.m., Richland Players, 608 The Parkway, Richland. The story of a naive 1950s housewife, Judy, and her adorable but sociopath 8-year-old daughter Tina. Some adult language and content, PG-13 equivalent. Tickets: $15 adults; $12 students, military, and seniors.

sat | May 19

Comedy

Alex Powers and John Gilligan, 8-9:30 p.m., Joker’s, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. Tickets: $10. Call 509-438-7850.

Film

Planetarium shows, “Dynamic Earth”, 2 p.m., and “Black Holes: the Other Side of Infinity”, 3 p.m., CBC’s Bechtel National Planetarium, 2600 N. 20th Ave., Pasco. Cost: $6 adults; $5 seniors; $3 ages 6-12; free for 5 and under. Call 509-542-4515.

Misc.

2nd Annual Joker’s Car Show, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Joker’s, 624 Wellsian Way, Richland. $20 registration fee per vehicle. Car Show benefitting our local Make-A-Wish Foundation. Free admission to the public. Call 509-539-4948.

Kidz Dig Rigz, 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Columbia Park, 5111 Columbia Park Trail, Kennewick. Admission: $5. Kids can inspect, up close and personal, police cars, fire trucks, construction equipment and monster trucks. Call 509-942-2661.

Red10Bash, 2-10 p.m., John Dam Plaza, 815 George Washington Way, Richland. Tickets: $20. Food trucks, live music, lawn games, and a life-size beer pong tournament with $1000s in Prizes. 21 and over event. www.Red10Bash.com.

Nightlife

Diego and the Detonators, 9 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Blues from Walla Walla. Call 509-946-9328.

Jeff Peterson, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Pasco Farmers Market, S 4th Ave. W. Columbia St., Pasco. Free. Call 509-528-8131.

Seattle Rock Orchestra: The Beatles, 7-8:30 p.m., Gesa Power House Theatre, 111 N. Sixth Ave., Walla Walla. Tickets: $40-$50 Reserved Seating. Call 509-529-6500.

Three Rivers Saxtette, 5-8 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Free. Call 509-946-9328.

Theater

‘Ruthless!’, 8-10 p.m., Richland Players, 608 The Parkway, Richland. The story of a naive 1950s housewife, Judy, and her adorable but sociopath 8-year-old daughter Tina. Some adult language and content, PG-13 equivalent. Tickets: $15 adults; $12 students, military, and seniors.

sun | May 20

Dance

Live Cinema: ‘Bernstein Centenary’ - Royal Ballet, 2-4:30 p.m., Gesa Power House Theatre, 111 N. Sixth Ave., Walla Walla. Tickets: $15 reserved seating; $10 students. Call 509-529-6500.

Afternoon Jazz for dancing/listening, 1-4 p.m., Pasco Eagles Club, 2829 W. Sylvester St., Pasco. $7 members, $10 non-members. Dance or listen to your favorite tunes with live jazz/swing music. Call 509-943-9414.

Argentine Tango Practica, 4-6 p.m., Salsa con Rumba, 5601 W. Clearwater Suite 110, Kennewick. Cost: $5. All skill levels are welcome. Call 831-214-3021.

Misc.

Kidz Dig Rigz, 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Columbia Park, 5111 Columbia Park Trail, Kennewick. Admission: $5. Kids can inspect, up close and personal, police cars, fire trucks, construction equipment and monster trucks. Call 509-942-2661.

Music

Opera@The Emerald, 4 p.m., Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin Ave., Richland. Call 509-946-9328.

Talks & Readings

“Who Is My Neighbor?”--An Evening with Immigrants, 6:30-8 p.m., Richland Lutheran Church, 901 Van Giesen St., Richland. Free. A panel of immigrants will share their stories and perspectives related to immigration. Call 509-943-3164.

Theater

‘Ruthless!’, 2-4 p.m., Richland Players, 608 The Parkway, Richland. The story of a naive 1950s housewife, Judy, and her adorable but sociopath 8-year-old daughter Tina. Some adult language and content, PG-13 equivalent. Tickets: $15 adults; $12 students, military, and seniors.

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