April 28MOSCOW — The 1925 silent film, “The Phantom of the Opera,” will be screened tonight at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre here accompanied by a new score written by a Moscowan.
The film begins at 7 p.m. at the theater, 508 S. Main St.
In place of the film’s original score, a live eight-piece ensemble, directed by Al Gemberling, will perform the new composition written for the film by Dylan Champagne of Moscow.
Tickets are $20 for general admission and $10 for students.
The film stars Lon Chaney as the Phantom, a deranged and disfigured composer who haunts a Parisian opera house, and Mary Philbin as the young opera singer he falls in love with.
LEWISTON — The 23rd annual Swing into Spring will be from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday at the Lewiston Elks.
The Lewiston High School Jazz Band and the University of Idaho Retro Swing Band will play live music for the dance.
Tickets are $15, and are for sale at the LHS band room or at the door. Proceeds from all ticket sales go to the LHS music department.
A bite-size steak dinner will be available for purchase from 5 to 7 p.m.
The Elks is at 3444 Country Club Drive.
KAMIAH — The annual ICARE barn dance, with live music by Coltrain, is Saturday at the American Legion Hall here.
The doors open at 5 p.m. with dinner beginning at 6. The menu includes a fajita salad bar, and chili-making and pie-baking competitions also are on tap.
Music begins at 7 p.m. The evening’s events also include auctions and raffles.
The event is a fundraiser for the nonprofit group, Cancer Assistance and Recovery Effort, which formed in 2008 to help people in communities along the Clearwater River who are undergoing treatment for cancer.
Admission is $15 per person at the door.
PULLMAN — The Rotary Club of Pullman will hold its annual spaghetti feed and silent auction from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Lincoln Middle School here.
Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for ages 10 and younger, and are available at Sam Dial Jewelers in Pullman or at the door.
Students from Lincoln Middle School and Pullman High School will perform during the event, and Rotary Club volunteers will cook. The menu includes spaghetti, salad and bread.
Silent auction items will include materials donated from businesses and members around the city of Pullman.
MOSCOW — Dana Simpson, author and creator of the comic strip “Phoebe and Her Unicorn,” will speak and sign copies of her book at 5 p.m. Tuesday at BookPeople of Moscow.
Simpson grew up in Gig Harbor, Wash., and graduated from the Evergreen State College in Olympia. Her strip is syndicated in nearly 200 newspapers, including the Lewiston Tribune. Simpson lives in Auburn, Wash.
Three “Phoebe and Her Unicorn” book collections have been published. The third book, “Unicorn vs. Goblins,” was released in February.
BookPeople is at 521 S. Main St.