Events for Friday, May 05, 2017

Japanese Flower Arranging

Every first Friday of the month, September - May. Not offered for the summer months in June - August. Workshops with Ikebana International of Mobile, Chapter 164. Newcomers welcome; admission is free.

Location: Asian Cultural House

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2017 Quilt Show: Festival of Quilts

Springtime in Mobile means the Festival of Quilts

Location: Abba Shrine Center

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Little Discoveries with Mr. Wayne- Children ages 3-6

Mr. Wayne from the Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center presents lessons and projects fusing science and literature for preschool children. For more information, please call the Children’s Department or email crhodes@mplonline.org.

Location: Ben May Main Library

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“BLOOMIN’ WILD! ...but for how long?”

An exhibition - Botanical paintings by Derek Norman. 

Location: Eastern Shore Art Center

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Sunny Side Theater: Wizard of Oz

If it isn’t too late: Sunny Side Theater presents “The Wizard of Oz” April 28 - May 7 at the Moorer Center for Performing Arts on the St. Luke’s campus. The classic tale based on the 1939 movie features all of your favorite characters and songs. The characters will take to the air as Vertigo Flying Company comes in from Chicago to help them create the magic you remember from the movie. With over 70 of Mobile’s most talented young actors and actresses ranging from ages 5 - 18, this show will be the perfect family outing.

Location: Moorer Center for Performing Arts (St. Luke's Upper School)

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MMD: THE CASE OF THE MAPLE TREE MURDER!!

Professor and Chef Joe, creator of a world-changing, delicious, chocolate icing recipe, has been found murdered, hanging from a large Maple tree in the front yard of his home in Vermont. His recipe has gone missing, apparently stolen by someone of a violent, unscrupulous nature. 

The Professor's daughter wants the formula back and to solve her father's murder, but who can help her?

Enter dashing and  handsome, Harley Ryder, of International Cake Exploration Society, Inc. - their sales  agent, counter intelligence, anti-terrorism expert and foiler of industrial espionage.  His agent number is 0014 -- double digits because he is TWICE as clever as 007!!  But, is he a double agent as well?  Join Ryder on a trip that takes him to far-away places in pursuit of villains, an elusive recipe, and the truth.  

He has to fight for his life at each location to which he travels, as you follow Special Agent Harley Ryder around the world looking for the missing recipe.  He will run into rich, powerful billionaire women in Miami, encounter exotic singers and dancers, swarthy Egyptian brutes in the bazaar marketplace in Cairo, Egypt, a premier chocolatier and his creepy hunchback apprentice and spooky

[BELLY DANCER] wife in Geneva, Switzerland at Swissley's Chocolate Factory, plus other colorful characters as we try to solve this mystery. 

The competition is cut-throat in the race against time to be the first one to find the formula worth untold wealth. 

Guest Star for your Enjoyment

Come join the fun!!

Professor and Chef Joe, creator of a world-changing, delicious, chocolate icing recipe, has been found murdered, hanging from a large Maple tree in the front yard of his home in Vermont. His recipe has gone missing, apparently stolen by someone of a violent, unscrupulous nature. 

The Professor's daughter wants the formula back and to solve her father's murder, but who can help her?

Enter dashing and  handsome, Harley Ryder, of International Cake Exploration Society, Inc. - their sales  agent, counter intelligence, anti-terrorism expert and foiler of industrial espionage.  His agent number is 0014 -- double digits because he is TWICE as clever as 007!!  But, is he a double agent as well?  Join Ryder on a trip that takes him to far-away places in pursuit of villains, an elusive recipe, and the truth.  

He has to fight for his life at each location to which he travels, as you follow Special Agent Harley Ryder around the world looking for the missing recipe.  He will run into rich, powerful billionaire women in Miami, encounter exotic singers and dancers, swarthy Egyptian brutes in the bazaar marketplace in Cairo, Egypt, a premier chocolatier and his creepy hunchback apprentice and spooky

[BELLY DANCER] wife in Geneva, Switzerland at Swissley's Chocolate Factory, plus other colorful characters as we try to solve this mystery. 

The competition is cut-throat in the race against time to be the first one to find the formula worth untold wealth. 

Guest Star for your Enjoyment

Come join the fun!!

ADVANCE RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED!

Location: Renaissance Riverview Plaza Hotel

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CCT: “The Music Man”

This ever-popular show will be directed by Nedra Bloom and will run from May 5- 21.

Location: Chickasaw Civic Theatre

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Theatre 98: On The Verge Or The Geography of Yearning

Mary, Fanny, And Alexandra are Victorian lady travelers who set out for Terra Incognita and discover the future. Written by Eric Overmyer and directed by Jon Robitaille.

Location: Theatre 98

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