At a Glance: Summa Totius plays Cinco de Mayo
Summa Totius plays Cinco de Mayo
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with the band Summa Totius, made up of Drew Hall, Anton Teschner, Gigi Gonaway and Mahlon Hawk. They’ll be performing at the Bird Cage Saloon at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 5.
The band’s name is Latin for “the sum of all parts” and has come together from a variety of experiences such as Gonaway having performed with Mariah Carey and Aretha Franklin, and Mahlon having history with Steely Dan and The Cars.
For more information, call the Bird Cage Saloon at 928-778-9921. The saloon is located at 160 S. Montezuma St.
Lots to hear at Yavapai College
There are a few shows coming up at Yavapai College, such as “An Evening with Jake Shimabukuro,” featuring the titular ukulele master who wowed audiences on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” and “Conan.” Tickets for the show — 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 3 — start at $29 with a $4 ticketing fee added to each purchased ticket.
There’s also the Yavapai Youth Choir Gala at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 4. Featuring pieces from the Great American Songbook, tickets are $50 for on-stage seating, refreshments and a silent auction and $10 for just the concert.
The Yavapai College Music Department is putting on a show called “Music for Stage and Screen” as well. Tickets are $10 for general admission, $5 for Yavapai College employees and students and free for youth.
All tickets are available online at www.ycpac.com. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center is located at 1100 E. Sheldon St.
Buy some plants
Anyone looking to buy some plants this weekend can do so at the Kaleidoscope of Color Irish Show and Potted Plant Sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at Mortimer Nursery, 3166 Willow Creek Road. Sponsored by the Prescott Area Iris Society, the show and sale is free.
Another chance to buy plants is at the Giant AgriPalooza Plant Sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at Yavapai College’s Chino Valley campus greenhouse, 2275 Old Home Manor Drive. The plants were grown by the Yavapai College Production Horticulture students.