Tulare County Weekly Calendar

Theater and more

“Evil Dead: The Musical” in Lindsay
Five college students spend the weekend in an abandoned cabin, accidentally unleashing an evil terror. A comedic take on 80s horror films. At Lindsay Community Theater, 190 N. Elmwood. 559 284-2223 or wwwlindsaycommunitytheater.com
Oct. 24, 26, 31 & Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday matinees Oct. 27 and Nov. 3 at 2 p.m.

“Get a Clue Sherlock” in Porterville
he Barn Theater’s Fall Melodrama is parody on Sherlock Holmes. 42 S. Plano in Porterville. 559 310-7046 or www.portervillebarntheater.com
Nov. 1 at 7 p.m.
Nov. 2 at 2 & 7 p.m.

“Buyer and Cellar”
A one-man lobby show about an out-of-work actor hired as the caretaker of a private basement mall in Barbra Streisand’s house.
Nov. 8, 9, 15, 16, 22 & 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday matinees Nov. 10, 17 & 24 at 2 p.m.

“Paradise Lost and Found” in Hanford
A comedy about the employees of the Lost and Found Department of the Paradise Bus Company, who deal with many unusual lost items, rumors, secrets and a mysterious young girl. At Temple Theatre, 514 E. Visalia St., Hanford, Nov. 8-Dec 1. 559 584-7241 or www.kingsplayersnet 

Events by date

Thursday, October 31—Happy Halloween

  • “Evil Dead: The Musical (see above)
  • Thursday Night Market Place is every Thursday from 5:30-9 p.m. at Civic Park, Irwin and Seventh streets in Hanford. Certified farmers’ market, food vendors, pony and train rides and live music, this week featuring The Purple One, a Tribute to Prince. www.facebook.com/ThursdayNightMarketPlace  

Friday, November 1

  • “Evil Dead: The Musical (see above)
  • “Get a Clue Sherlock” (see above)
  •  First Friday Art Walk in Downtown Visalia is from 5-8 p.m. Pick up a map at the Arts Consortium, 300 W. Oak, or Arts Visalia, 214 E. Oak, and visit all the venues. Art, food, music. www.artsconsortium.org
  • College of the Sequoias Faculty Recital “Mostly Schubert” features flute, singers and string trio at 7:30 p.m. in the Sierra Building (Music Room just south of the theater) at COS, 915 S. Mooney. Free.
  • “Rocky Horror Picture Show” (1975) will be shown as part of a month of horror movies at the Hanford Fox Theatre, 326 N. Irwin, at 7 p.m. 559 584-7423 or www.foxhanford.com

Saturday, November 2

  • “Evil Dead: The Musical (see above)
  • “Get a Clue Sherlock” (see above)
  • 1st Saturday in Three Rivers invites you to visit artist studios and artists at work from 11-5. Pick up a map at the Three Rivers Historical Museum, 42268 Sierra Dr., (Highway 198) or the Arts Center, 41673 North Fork Dr. Free. www.1stsaturdaytr.com
  • Big Daddy Weave performs at 7 p.m. at L.J. Williams Theatre, 1001 W. Main. www.facebook.com/BigDaddyWeave-VisaliaCA
  • Dia de los Muertos at Visalia Cemetery Pavilion from 12-5:30 p.m. Altars, folklorico dancers, children’s art booth, sugar skull face painting, food vendors. www.facebook.com/DiadelosMuertosACelebrationofLife 
  • Dia de los Muertos Party with altars and entertainment at 5 p.m. at The Creative Center, 410 E. Race. Benefits Visalia Opera Company and The Creative Center. www.facebook.com/DiadelosMuertosParty 
  • Hanford Dia de los Muertos from 11-6 at Hanford Civic Park, 400 N. Douty. Mexican dancers, largest sugar skull in the Valley. Food, face painting. Free entry. 559 997-3737 or go to Facebook: Hanford dia de los Muertos
  • “Pet Sematary” (1989) will be shown as part of a month of horror movies at the Hanford Fox Theatre, 326 N. Irwin, at 7 p.m. 559 584-7423 or www.foxhanford.com
  • “Ghostly,” a Three Rivers community art show, at 5 p.m. The Cort Gallery ,41881 Sierra Drive. Potluck. Please bring a beverage to share Artshttps://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2851966851501197&set=a.1025329397498294&type=3&theate
  • “Cup of Jazz” is every Saturday from 10-12 noon at Café 210, 210 Center St., Visalia. The audience is invited to join in. Free. Led by Richard Garoogian. 559 730-0910
  • Art Activity with Ms. Katy each Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Children’s Storybook Garden & Museum, 175 E. Tenth, Hanford. Different art lessons using media based on nature and gardens. 559 500-9966 or www.childrensstorybookgarden.org

Sunday, November 3

  • “Evil Dead: The Musical (see above)
  • The Sequoia Chamber Chorale and College of the Sequoia Chamber Singers perform “Requiem’ by John Rutter  and other selections at 4 p.m. at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 608 N. Church, Visalia. www.facebook.com/RutterRequiem

Monday, November 4

  • An Evening with Switchfoot at 7:30 p.m. at the Visalia Fox Theatre, 300 W. Main. Acoustic show with stories by the band and then a full blown rock concert. 559 625-1369 or www.foxvisalia.com

Tuesday, November 5

  • Salsa Tuesdays every Tuesday at The Cellar Door, 101 W. Main, Visalia. Lessons begin at 8:30 p.m. followed by music and dancing. www.cellar101.com

Wednesday, November 6

  • ILoveArtBro fetures art and music starting a 8 p.m. every Wednesday at The Cellar Door, 101 W. Main St., Visalia. Go to Facebook: ILoveArtBro
  • “A Face in the Crowd”  (1957) starring Any Griffith and Patricia Neal is at 6:30 p.m. at the Visalia Fox Theatre, 300 W. Main. 5899 625-2469 or www.foxvisalia.org 

Thursdays, November 7

  • Moscow’s Ballet presents “The Great Nutcracker” at 7 p.m. at the Fox Theatre, 300 W. Main. 559 625-1369 or www.foxvisalia.org

Friday, November 8

  • “Buyers & Cellar” (see above)
  • “Paradise Lost and Found (see above)

Saturday, November 9

  • “Buyers & Cellar” (see above)
  • “Paradise Lost and Found (see above)
  • Comedian Sinbad performs at 8 p.m. at the Visalia Fox Theatre, 300 W. Main. 559 625-1469 or www.foxvisalia.org
  • Loud Mouth Last Chance Poetry Slam from 6:30-930 p.m. at Howie & Sons Pizza, 2430 S. Mooney. 1 slam away from the Grand Slam in January. www.facebook.com/LoudMouthLastChanceSlam feat.JayWard
  • An Authentic Elvis Experience is performed by Jim Anderson at 7:30 p.m. at the Lindsay Community Theatre, 190 N. Elmwood Ave. www.lindsaycommunitytheater.com
  • Watch silent comedies shown with an old fashioned hand-cranked projector, 7:30 p.m. at the Hanford Fox Theatre, 326 N. Irwin. 559 584-7423 or www.foxhanford.com
  • “Cup of Jazz” is every Saturday from 10-12 noon at Café 210, 210 Center St., Visalia. The audience is invited to join in. Free. Led by Richard Garoogian. 559 730-0910
  • Art Activity with Ms. Katy each Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Children’s Storybook Garden & Museum, 175 E. Tenth, Hanford. Different art lessons using media based on nature and gardens. 559 500-9966 or www.childrensstorybookgarden.org

Sunday, November 10

  • “Buyer & Cellar” (see above)
  • “Paradise Lost and Found (see above)

Monday, November 11—Veteran’s Day

Tuesday, November 12

  • Salsa Tuesdays every Tuesday at The Cellar Door, 101 W. Main, Visalia. Lessons begin at 8:30 p.m. followed by music and dancing. www.cellar101.com

Wednesday, November 13

  • ILoveArtBro fetures art and music starting a 8 p.m. every Wednesday at The Cellar Door, 101 W. Main St., Visalia. Go to Facebook: ILoveArtBro

Thursdays, November 14

  • Richard Garoogian playing smooth jazz on the keyboard (every other Thursday); no cover. Monet’s, 120 South E Street, Exeter. 559 592-9453

Friday, November 15

  • “Buyers & Cellar” (see above)
  • “Paradise Lost and Found (see above)
  • Opening reception for the Members’ Winter Exhibit from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Kings Art Center, 505 N. Douty, Hanford. www.kingssartcenter.org

Saturday, November 16

  • “Buyers & Cellar” (see above)
  • “Paradise Lost and Found (see above)
  • “Cup of Jazz” is every Saturday from 10-12 noon at Café 210, 210 Center St., Visalia. The audience is invited to join in. Free. Led by Richard Garoogian. 559 730-0910
  • Art Activity with Ms. Katy each Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Children’s Storybook Garden & Museum, 175 E. Tenth, Hanford. Different art lessons using media based on nature and gardens. 559 500-9966 or www.childrensstorybookgarden.org

Sunday, November 17

  • “Buyers & Cellar” (see above)
  • “Paradise Lost and Found (see above)

Art Shows

  • Arts Visalia presents art by Sequoia High School: Person, Place, Thing and in Between. On display at 214 E. Oak, in November. Open Wednesdays-Saturdays 12-5:30 p.m.559 739-0905 or www.artsvisalia.org
  • Photography by Michael Alvarez at the Arts Consortium, 300 E. Oak St., Visalia, in November. 559 302-3266 or http://www.artsconsortium.org
  • “Sightlines” by Taryn McMahon is on display at the College of the Sequoias Art Gallery, 915 S. Mooney, Visalia, Room 214 (downstairs) in the Kaweah Building near the corner of Meadow Lane and Mooney. Free 20-minute parking in the Circle Drive. Open Tuesdays-Thursdays 11-4, Mondays and Fridays by appointment. 559 737-4861 or go to Facebook: COS Opening Reception
  • The annual Members and Friends show is at the Brandon-Mitchell Gallery, 117 S. Locust, showing a variety of styles and mediums in November and December. The gallery is open during First Friday art walks and after service on Sundays at 11:30. 559 625-2441 or www.brandonmitchellgallery.com
  • Art by Joan Grant is on display at Cafe 210, 210 W. Center.
  • The Tulare County Educators Arts Exhibit shows off work by talented students at the Tulare Historical Museum, 444 W. Tulare in Tulare, opens October 24 through December 7. Includes a special collaboration piece between students and teachers. Open Thursdays-Saturdays 10-4. 559 686-2074. Go to Facebook: Tulare County Educators Art Exhibit
  • Sable Davenport is showing her color-changing paintings at The Cellar Door, 101 W. Main, Visalia, September 19-November. www.facebook.com/Sable’sArtShowatTheCellarDoor
  • Childrens art is on display at My Eyes y Corazon, 114 W. Main, Visalia, in October. 559 469-3972
  • Visit Visalia, 112 E. Main, is now featuring monthly art shows by local artists. Open M-W 8-5, Thursdays 8-6, Saturdays 9-3. 559 334-0141 or www.visitvisalia.com
  • Art by Mark Lachery is at The Source LGBT+ Center, 208 W. Main, Visalia (downstairs in Montgomery Square). Open Tuesdays-Fridays 3-6 p.m. www.thesourcelgbt.org
  • “Equine Dreams” is on display at the Exeter Courthouse Gallery, 125 South B St., October 5-November 30. Horse paintings and photography by Claudia Fletcher, Brent Hudspeth, Myrna Axt and Lori Sortino. at the Exeter Courthouse Gallery, 125 South B Street,. Open Saturdays 10-4 and Sundays 12-4. www.exeterhistoricalmuseum.com
  • The Members Winter Exhibit is at the Kings Art Center, 605 N. Douty, Hanford. Open Wednesdays-Fridays 11-4 and weekends 12-3. www.kingsartcenter.org
  • Creating a Fruitful Legacy;–Celebrating Korean Experiences in Tulare County” is an exhibit at the Tulare County Museum, 27000 S. Mooney, Visalia (in the “big red barn” at Mooney Grove Park). www.facebook.com/ExhibitOpening:CreatingaFruitfulLegacy