Crème de la Corvallis: Week of June 21

Thursday, June 21

SPUN with Jaapur, Rollipolli, Pseudo

Cloud & Kelly’s Public House, 126 SW 1st St., Corvallis. 9 p.m. $5.

Cloud and Kelly’s presents a night of DJ madness! All ages welcome until 10pm, after which only the 21+ crowd will be able to hang. For more information, visit http://www.cloudandkellys.com/.

Corvallis Arts Walk

The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. 4-8 p.m. Free.

It’s the CAW—you know what to do! For updated info and participating venues, visit http://www.corvallisartswalk.com/.

Slumber Party BINGO BANGO BOINGO

Bombs Away Café, 2527 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. 8 p.m. $5.

Okay ding dongs, really don’t miss this one! Slumber Party Bingo is fun as hell. Wear your favorite pajamas and dig into frothy samples from Pono Brewing, as well as a host of snack-ums, swag, all that stuff. Your cover gets you two bingo cards, after which they’ll be fifty cents a pop. Wear your favorite pajamas (or whatever is cozy, laws permitting) and get an extra raffle ticket at the door!! The hilarious and talented Nicole Garrett MCs alongside Courtney (Cookie) Lewis. For more information, visit http://www.bombsawaycafe.com/.

Friday, June 22

Exhibit: Around Oregon Annual 2018

The Arts Center, 700 SW Madison Ave., Corvallis. TuesdaySaturday Noon – 5 p.m. Free. Runs through July 13.

One of the year’s exhibits worth looking forward to, the Around Oregon Annual 2018 juried exhibition shows off the talents of of artists from all around the state. This is a great opportunity to see what Oregon artists far and wide are up to! This year the juror is Andries Fourie, an artist, sculptor and curator for the High Desert Museum in Bend. For more info, visit theartscenter.net/call-artists-around-oregon-annual/. 

Dam Right Drag Night presents PRIDE Extravaganza

Majestic Theatre, 115 SW 2nd St., Corvallis. 9:30 p.m. $8. Ages 16+

Lucielle S. Balls and Co-Hostess Miss Dharma Prada will be taking you on a journey, and Dam It, you’re going to love it. The evening will feature “performances from drag performers, poets and orators, and jokes so funny you’ll spit your drink out.” Only you should try to not spit your drink out, because it’ll be delicious. Join in and celebrate the LGBTQ community. Absolutely everyone is welcome, and we hear this is the drag event of the year. I’m going to say century, but as a reporter I’m required to tell you what I heard. For ticket info visit https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?show=88402     

Saturday, June 23

My Old Lady – Majestic Reader’s Theatre

Majestic Theatre, 115 SW 2nd St., Corvallis. 7 p.m. $10-12.

A play of a movie by a playwright! Sounds good to me. For tickets, visit https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?show=77533 

The Svens

Imagine Coffee, 5460 SW Philomath Blvd., Corvallis. 7-9 p.m.

Local staples The Svens (http://cowboysurfpoetry.com/) hits the stage at Imagine!

Dancing Plague // Ethereal Delusions // DJ Tommy Pickles

Bombs Away Café, 2527 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. 10 p.m. $5.

Hailing from Spokane, Dancing Plague is probably the most Post-Punkish/Darkwaviest thing I’ve ever heard – https://dancingplaguemusic.bandcamp.com/. Joined by local synthewave maestro Ethereal Delusions (https://etherealdelusions.bandcamp.com/) and equally local DJ extraordinaire DJ Tommy Pickles (https://djtommypickles.bandcamp.com/).

VanFest NW Afterparty

Cloud & Kelly’s Public House, 126 SW 1st St., Corvallis. 10 p.m. $5.

All you need to know is that That Coyote and Human Ottoman are playing, so you’ll be there, right? And according to the press release, there’s also a super-secret after-afterparty “W/ DJ No One Who Went To Burning Man Can Touch The Stereo.” Inside joke or real thing? You’ll find out because you’re going to be there, Right?

Sunday, June 24

Wizard of OZ a family event with Corvallis PRIDE

The Whiteside, 361 Madison Ave., Corvallis. 3 p.m. $5.

You know the story, you love the story. Cough up five bucks and help the Whiteside celebrate Pride! For more info and tickets visit https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3445493?cookie_header=1   

Tuesday, June 26

Caveman Dave Summer Tour 2018

Calapooia Brewing Company 140 Hill St. NE, Albany. 7-10 p.m.

Like the website says, Caveman Dave is cool (https://www.reverbnation.com/CavemanDaveIsCool). Also like it says, Caveman Dave plays in both “preschools & pubs.” I can’t explain it, but it works. Just take a listen and you’ll get it. IT WOULD BE-HOOVE-YOU. You’ll get that, too.   

Pencils, Pens and,
Drinks with Friends

Bombs Away Café, 2527 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis. 8 p.m.

There’s pencils, there’s pens… there are drinks with friends. They kind of nailed the name on this one. Hang out, get creative, have drinks. Supplies will be provided, and they’ll have have some prompts and activities in store to keep the action rolling. Always a good time!     

Wednesday, June 27

Labyrinth

The Whiteside, 361 Madison Ave., Corvallis. 7 p.m. $5.

Yes, that Labyrinth. At the Whiteside. Thank you, Santa… I don’t know why you’re here in June, but I like it. For more info and tickets visit https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3445480?cookie_header=1     

Thursday, June 28  

Top Girls – Majestic Reader’s Theatre

Majestic Theatre, 115 SW 2nd St., Corvallis. 7 p.m. $10-12.

A really interesting play, and I’m glad to see Majestic doing it. For a description, check out the wikipedia entry: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Top_Girls. And for ticket info, visit https://app.arts-people.com/index.php?show=775334  

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