Merced Shakespearefest presents the magical romance “The Winter’s Tale” at 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, and at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Merced Multicultural Arts Center, 645 W. Main St.. Tickets are $12 general, $8 for students.
Tickets can be purchased at the door, at the arts center during business hours, or be reserved by calling (209) 723-3265. For more information, visit www.mercedshakespearefest.org.
‘In the Mood’
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A fully staged tribute to the big bands of the 1940s starts at 7 p.m. March 17 at the Merced Theatre, 301 W. Main St. Tickets range from $29 to $49. For more information, visit tickets.mercedtheatre.org.
Percio Productions will present “Comedy All-Stars” March 13 at the Merced Theatre, 301 W. Main St. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Scheduled entertainers include Alex Ortiz, Jay Lamont, Jeff Burghart and Alex Ortiz. Tickets are $20-$25. For more information, visit tickets.mercedtheatre.org.
MC Gallery seeks exhibitions
The Merced College Art Gallery is considering proposals and solo and group exhibits for the coming fall and spring semesters. The gallery coordinator and Merced College art faculty schedule six exhibits for the academic year. Portfolios need to be mailed or delivered to the gallery for review. Please include 20 digital images of artwork, artist bio, and an artist statement.
A self-addressed and stamped envelope should be included if materials need to be returned. Deadline for entries is March 30. For more information, contact Susanne French, art gallery coordinator, at (209) 384-6064 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
‘Disney’s Mulan Jr.’
Weaver Performing Arts is scheduled to perform the musical at the Merced Theatre at 7 p.m. on March 6, and at 1 and 7 p.m. on March 7. Tickets are $8 each and are available at the theater, 301 West Main St., (209) 381-0500.
Human Rights Film Festival
UC Merced hosts the festival, with a different film shown at 7 p.m. every Friday in Classroom Office Building (COB) 120 at the campus. For questions or more information, email professor Nigel Hatton at email@example.com.
Christian artist Matt Maher
St. Patrick’s Faith Event Ministry presents the five-time Grammy-nominated artist in concert at the Art Kamangar Center at the Merced Theatre on June 18. Ticket prices are $29, $24, $19 and $15. Visit www.mercedtheatre.org to purchase tickets or call/visit the box office at (209) 381-0500, 301 W. Main St..
Exhibits at the Arts Center
The Merced Multicultural Arts Center, 645 W. Main St., has opened an exhibit titled “Emergency/Emergence: Art After War.” Curated by Eli-Jelly Schapiro, it features the work of artists Aaron Hughes, Ehren Tool, Mark Pinto and Drew Cameron, who are all Iraq War veterans. For more information, visit
Merced Camera Club Meets
The Merced Camera Club invites all who are interested in photography to its meetings at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month at Merced County Farm Bureau, 646 S. Highway 59. Call (209) 382-0222 or (209) 761-0260.
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