Arts and Entertainment

Jazz LIVE features electric violin virtuoso Geoffrey Castle

Jazz LIVE at Marine View: Free all-ages jazz concert by electric six-string violinist Geoffrey Castle begins at 5 p.m. Feb. 10 at Marine View, 8469 Eastside Dr. NE, Tacoma. It's difficult to classify Castle's music; you'd have to include classical, Celtic, rock, pop, jazz, blues, R & B, funk and gospel when describing him. Appearing with him at Marine View are trusty sidemen Eric Robert on keyboards and Darin Watkins on drums.  As an added dimension, lighting effects expert Michael Duncan makes an appearance to illuminate the night. Info: www.marineviewpc.org or (253) 229-9206.

OTHER ENTERTAINMENT IN FEBRUARY

Mostly Modern: This concert features works composed in the 20th century. Check out Leon Christian on guitar along with works such as Villa-Lobos Bachianas Brasileiras Nos. 2 and 5; Ibert Homage a Mozart; Rodrigo Concerto for Guitar. Show is 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10. Tickets are $31 with discounts for seniors, groups and military. Students ages 18 and younger admitted free. Contact (253) 529-9857 or visit federalwaysymphony.org.

Sweetie Pie Social: Jet Cities Chorus presents the night annual Sweetie Pie Social titled “The Science of Love.” Doors open at 2 p.m. for pie, show starts at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 10 at Todd Beamer High School, 35999 16th Ave. S. Tickets are $12 general, $10 for seniors/students/military. Admission includes piece of pie and beverage. Entertainment by Jet Cities, Chorus Quartets, and The Jaybirds Quartet. Email jetcitieschorus@gmail.com or call (253) 568-8495.

Dinner and magic: Kiwanis of Greater Federal Way presents the fundraiser “Dinner and Magic Night Out” at 6 p.m. Feb. 16 at Masonic Hall, 1700 S. 340th St. Jeff Evan will perform interactive magic with the audience. Cost is $25 singles, $45 couples. Contact (253) 878-5676 or abernace@gmail.com.

Lena Horne: “Believe In Yourself: The Lena Horne Songbook” plays for one night only at 8 p.m. Feb. 16 at Knutzen Family Theatre, 3200 SW Dash Point Road. For tickets, visit www.centerstagetheatre.com.

 

 

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