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Kornukopia Calendar: April 13-22

Brad Fain and Kelly Robertson dance to 'That's My Kind of Night' during the 'Dancing for the Stars' 2017 benefit for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Arizona, Friday, April 21, at the Elks Opera House in Prescott.
For this year's benefit, tickets are available for the 1 p.m. Saturday, April 14, matinee at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., and can be purchased online at www.dancingforthestars.net/tickets. 
This year's teams include Donna Werking and Zach Leonard, Elena Sanwick and Daniel Garcia, Dr. Jason Campbell and Carie Hughes, Steve Pierce and Sara Muchnij, Michelle Fain and Leo Gallegos, Sam Shapiro and Mary Heller, Corey Mendoza and Dawn Ramallo-Wilson, Greg Mengarelli and Kelly Robertson, Jamie Johnson and Ron Howard, and Kiona Bell and Patrick Wilcox. (Photo by Les Stukenberg/The Daily Courier)

Brad Fain and Kelly Robertson dance to 'That's My Kind of Night' during the 'Dancing for the Stars' 2017 benefit for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Arizona, Friday, April 21, at the Elks Opera House in Prescott. For this year's benefit, tickets are available for the 1 p.m. Saturday, April 14, matinee at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., and can be purchased online at www.dancingforthestars.net/tickets. This year's teams include Donna Werking and Zach Leonard, Elena Sanwick and Daniel Garcia, Dr. Jason Campbell and Carie Hughes, Steve Pierce and Sara Muchnij, Michelle Fain and Leo Gallegos, Sam Shapiro and Mary Heller, Corey Mendoza and Dawn Ramallo-Wilson, Greg Mengarelli and Kelly Robertson, Jamie Johnson and Ron Howard, and Kiona Bell and Patrick Wilcox. (Photo by Les Stukenberg/The Daily Courier)

Friday, April 13

Art Days for Kids, 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. For ages 6-14. Register online, at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

“Beauty & The Beast, The Musical,” 7 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. Yavapai College Performing Arts presents the story of a provincial girl, a hideous beast, a witch’s curse and the redemptive power of love. Tickets: 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

“Madagascar,” 7 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

“Doubt—A Parable,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Stage Too! 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

Night Watch Star Talk, 7:45 p.m., Acker Park, located near downtown at the south end of Virginia Avenue. Learn to identify the spring constellations, ancient myths about the stars and modern scientific discoveries. 928-771-1428 or charcraig6@gmail.com.

Saturday, April 14

Western Collectibles Firearms Gun Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Prescott Valley Event Center, 3201 N. Main St. Tickets: $10 at the door (Saturday ticket gets free admission Sunday). Wcfsgunshows.com or prescottvalleyeventcenter.com.

Prescott Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Yavapai Regional Medical Center’s Pendleton Center, 930 Division Street.

Yavapai Flute Circle, 12 to 2:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Children’s Program Room, 7401 E Civic Circle. 717-1000.

Dancing for the Stars, 1 and 7 p.m. at the Elks Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. This is the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Arizona's signature fundraising event, and Prescott’s premier dance competition, pairing local celebrities with professional dancers. Please visit www.dancingforthestars.net to vote for your favorite celebrity or buy tickets.

“Ask the Angels,” 1 to 2:30 p.m., Elks Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., 2nd Floor Dance Studio 2. Come with questions for spiritual guidance. $10 donation. Reservation required; seating is limited. DTConsult@cableone.net or 928-772-6826.

“Museums, Historic Objects and the Stories They Tell,” 2 p.m., Sharlot Hall Museum, West Gallery, 415 W. Gurley, Prescott. 928-445-3122 or sharlot.org.

“Madagascar,” 2 and 7 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

“Beauty & The Beast, The Musical,” 2 and 7 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. Yavapai College Performing Arts presents the story of a provincial girl, a hideous beast, a witch’s curse and the redemptive power of love. Tickets: 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

“Doubt—A Parable,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Stage Too! 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

Sunday, April 15

Western Collectibles Firearms Gun Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Prescott Valley Event Center, 3201 N. Main St. Tickets: $10 at the door (Saturday ticket gets free admission Sunday). Wcfsgunshows.com or prescottvalleyeventcenter.com.

Hiking Our Vision: How Prescott’s Trail System has Evolved, 1 p.m., Librarypalooza: Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. 928-777-1526.

“Madagascar,” 2 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

“Doubt—A Parable,” 2 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Stage Too! 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

MAD Women Poets and Womansong, 2:30 p.m., Librarypalooza: Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. 928-777-1526.

The Phoenix Symphony will return to Prescott, 3 p.m., at the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center. The orchestra will be performing Symphony No. 3 (the “Scottish Symphony”) by Felix Mendelssohn, Agnosto Veteris by Nina Young, and Edward Elgar’s Cello Concerto, featuring talented young cellist Istvan Vardai. Tito Munoz, the orchestra’s Musical Director and Principal Conductor will be conducting. A limited number of tickets is available only from the Yavapai Symphony Association’s Office, 228 N. Alarcon St., open 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday and the Friday before each Sunday concert. Tickets also may be purchased by calling 928-776-4255. Ticket prices range from $29 to $42. www.yavapaisymphony.org.

Monday, April 16

Monday Night Movie – “Wonder” (PG), 5:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle, Auditorium. A 10-year-old boy with a facial deformity attends school for the first time when he begins the fifth grade.

Queen of Hearts, 6:30 p.m., 202 N. Arizona Ave. 928-776-1125; vfw541prescott.org.

Tuesday, April 17

Prescott Valley Farmer’s Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Harkins Theatre parking lot at Glassford Hill Road and Park Avenue.

Free Cooking Seminar – Assorted Salsas, by Brookdale Chef, 2:30 p.m., Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St.

PVPL Everyone Improv, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle.

National Theatre: Julius Caesar, 6 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. (Satellite broadcast). The National Theatre of London screens the ultimate conspiracy story, of the Roman Emperor and those who bring him down. Tickets: 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Wednesday, April 18

Prescott Valley Art Guild, 9 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle.

“Singing in the key of life,” 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Prescott United Methodist Church, Deborah Room, 505 W. Gurley St., Prescott. Looking for a new way to connect with other seniors? This group is focused on people 60 and older. No special talent required. 928-445-5211, ext. 2605 or 2601, or seniorpeerprogram.org.

The Metropolitan Opera: Luisa Miller, 1 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. (Satellite broadcast). Placido Domingo sings in this encore presentation about one couple’s forbidden love. Tickets: 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

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(The Bolshoi Ballet/Courtesy)

The Bolshoi Ballet: Giselle, 6 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. (Satellite broadcast). The Bolshoi dances this romantic tale of a broken-hearted woman whose undying love compels her to return from the grave to protect her beloved, who betrayed her, from vengeful ghouls who, like Giselle, died from a broken heart. Tickets: 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Thursday, April 19

Third Thursday Star Talks: An Apollo Retrospective: Space Training in Northern Arizona, 6 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

“Sacred Scarlets, with live Scarlet Macaws,” 7 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Avenue, Prescott. The speaker will be Kelley Taylor, Photographer and Director of Sacred Scarlets. 928-778-6502.

“The Dustbowl Revival with the Shook Twins,” 7 p.m., at Elks Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Over the past few years, The Dustbowl Revival has been making a name for itself with a vibrant mix of vintage Americana sounds. 928-777-1370 or prescottelkstheater.com.

“Doubt—A Parable,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Stage Too! 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

Jay Owenhouse “The Authentic Illusionist,” 7:30 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. Owenhouse’s phenomenal touring show offers mind-boggling illusions. Tickets: 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Friday, April 20

Quilters, 9 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle. libraryquilters@gmail.com.

Spring Craft Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Yavapai Hills Clubhouse, 4975 Hornet Drive.

Third Friday Chamber Music Series, 3:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Yavapalooza, 4 to 8 p.m., Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St., amphitheater between buildings 3 & 4. Signage will be provided. Spring event features activities, food trucks, live music, a silent auction. www.yc.edu/fun.

“Adventures in Parrotdise,” 7 p.m., at Elks Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Jimmy Buffett is the world’s most famous beach bum. He has marketed his love of beaches, bars, boats, and ballads into a billion-dollar business. Buffett’s fans are affectionately known as Parrot Heads. This tribute brings to life “Margaritaville” among many other hits. 928-777-1370 or prescottelkstheater.com.

“Doubt—A Parable,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Stage Too! 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

Saturday, April 21

Mini swap meet model train show, 9 a.m. to noon, First Lutheran Church, 231 Smoke Tree Lane, Prescott.

Cruise in for the Veterans car show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St. This is put on by a group of volunteers to raise money for local veteran organizations. There is a $30 car pre-registration, $35 day of show. Free to spectators. Silent auction, food trucks and a great raffle table. All money raised goes to unfunded veteran programs. www.cruise4vets.com or www.Arizonacarshows.com for entry forms and sponsor forms. Plan on seeing 300 cars and a great fun day.

Prescott Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Yavapai Regional Medical Center’s Pendleton Center, 930 Division Street.

Chalk It Up! Prescott, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 201 N. Montezuma. Artists of all ages and abilities create a weekend museum of pavement chalk art, and raise money for the community mental health programs of the West Yavapai Guidance Clinic Foundation. www.PrescottChalkArt.com or 928-445-5211 x3635.

Prescott Regional SciTechFest, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Embry-Riddle Activity Center and Athletic Complex, 3700 Willow Creek Road. A day of learning, fun, and prizes to promote STEM+A (science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and the arts) in the Prescott area.

Prescott Valley Pinwheel Party to celebrate safe, happy childhoods, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Prescott Valley Civic Center lawn, 7501 E. Civic Circle.

Roaring Twenties Afternoon Tea, 1 to 3:30 p.m., Hassayampa Inn, 122 E. Gurley St. Fundraiser for Prescott Area Shelter Services.

Inspiring Music: Heroes and History, 3 to 5 p.m., St Luke's Episcopal Church, 2000 Shepards Lane, Prescott. prescottchorale.org.

“Blazing Saddles,” 7 p.m., at Elks Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. The not-politically-correct movie is one of Mel Brooks’ funniest. Movies are a cash donation of any amount at the door. 928-777-1370 or prescottelkstheater.com.

“Doubt—A Parable,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Stage Too! 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

Catherine Russell, 7:30 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. The Grammy-winning NY Jazz Club songstress returns with an evening of jazz and blues classics. Tickets: 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Sunday, April 22

Chalk It Up! Prescott, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 201 N. Montezuma. Artists of all ages and abilities create a weekend museum of pavement chalk art, and raise money for the community mental health programs of the West Yavapai Guidance Clinic Foundation. www.PrescottChalkArt.com or 928-445-5211 x3635.

“Doubt—A Parable,” 2 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. pca-az.net.

“Charlotte’s Web,” 3 p.m., at Elks Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. This is the story of a little pig named “Wilbur,” and Mr. Arable’s daughter, Fern – and, of course, a spider who saves him. 928-777-1370 or prescottelkstheater.com.