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Things to do Saturday, June 29, 2013

By Staff reports

Music

CHUCK BIEL AND STUDENTS: Featuring Simone Assalay and Sullivan Steele. 3 p.m. Free. Classical guitar solos, duets and trios. Bluegrass Kitchen, 1600 Washington St. E. Call 304-346-2871.

MATT BREWSTER BAND: 7 p.m. Adults $5, children under 12 $3, children under 3 free. Soulful country. Jerry Run Summer Theater, W.Va. 20, just north of Holly State Park, Webster County. 304-493-6574.

THE MARK IV BAND: 7 p.m. Adults $8, children $3. Kanawha Valley Jamboree, 8902 MacCorkle Ave., Marmet. Call 304-545-2693.

DAVID DAVIS AND THE WARRIOR RIVER BOYS: 7:30 p.m. Adults $15, seniors $12, children $5. Bluegrass. Mountaineer Opry House, Milton. Call 304-743-5749 or visit www.mountaineeropry.com.

INFORMATION: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free. Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. Call 304-342-1461 or visit www.taylorbooks.com.

Stage/theater

"THE PRINCESS OF ROME, OHIO": 8 p.m. Adults $15, students and seniors $10. Comedy by West Virginia native Jonathan Joy about love lost and found on a front porch in Rome, Ohio. Show contains some adult language. Alban Arts Center, 65 Olde Main St., St. Albans. Call 304-721-8896 or visit www.albanartscenter.com.

PHIL HOGAN AND JASON BENCI: 8 and 10:15 p.m. Admission $10. The Comedy Zone, Holiday Inn, 400 Second Ave., South Charleston. Call 304-414-2386 or visit www.comedyzonecharleston.com.

"SING DOWN THE MOON: APPALACHIAN TALES OF WONDER": 1 p.m. (sensory-friendly performance for special-needs audiences) and 8 p.m. Adults $16, students and children $10. Musical weaving original tunes with six traditional tales of mountain lore and wisdom. Presented by Kanawha Players. KP Theater, 309 Beauregard St. Call 304-343-7529 or visit www.kanawhaplayers.org.

Dance

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

Fairs/festivals

ST. ALBANS RIVERFEST: St. Albans Roadside Park. There will be live music, including the Riverfest Idol competition. Other activities include a car show, parade, river cruises, kids' games and fireworks. Visit www.saintalbansriverfest.com.

Film

"ANGEL'S PERCH": 1 p.m. Tickets $10. Indie film about a family's struggle with Alzheimer's disease. Shot almost entirely in West Virginia. Stars Joyce Van Patten, J.T. Arbogast, Ally Walker, Ashley Jones and others. Marquee Cinemas. 800-838-3006.

Etc.

DVD AND CD RELEASE PARTY: 1 to 3 p.m. Budget Tapes & Records, 3708 MacCorkle Ave. Party and in-store concert by Travis Vandal to celebrate the release of a documentary on him as well as his double-album release. "Travis Vandal -- All in a Day's Work," by Clarksburg filmmaker Jason Dobbins, follows Vandal through a day as he juggles his jobs as teacher, artist, musician, coach, photographer and father. Vandal's solo album, "When You Come to See Me," is one-half live show from Taylor Books and one-half new, acoustic songs. Vandal and Dobbins will be on hand to sign copies of the CD and DVD. Ten percent of the proceeds will be donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Call 304-925-8273 or visit www.budgettapeswv.com.

FILM CASTING CALL: 1 to 5 p.m. Beckley-Raleigh Convention Center. An independent film to be shot in Beckley mid-July through August will hold a casting call for extras. According to the filmmakers, the project is "about a fictional coal-mining town when the disappearance of a 14-year-old boy draws a miner, a lonely wife of a mine executive and a local boy together into a web of secrets." Boys and girls ages 9 to 18, single men and women ages 20 to 60, male miners ages 20 to 65 and men and women ages 60 and older are needed. Actors may bring headshots, but it is not required. For information, or if you are interested but unable to attend, call 646-382-7368 or email untitledwestvirginiaproject@gmail.com. Include photo if you won't be attending the call.


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