60 pieces of contemporary art. Refreshments include hors d'oeuvres and
desserts provided by local restaurants and caterers. The doors open at
5:30 p.m. and bidding starts at 7:30 p.m., May 11. Auction tickets are
$30 general and $25 for HBAC, Founders and Alliance members. The gallery
is at 538 Main St. Information: (714) 374-1650.
SUNDAY Swing into Mother's Day. The Mike Henebry Swing Orchestra
will perform a free concert at 1 p.m., May 12 at the Huntington Beach
Pier, Main Street and Pacific Coast Highway. Information: (714) 374-1657.
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The Annual Goldenwest College Student Art Exhibit will feature a
collection of digital art works, sculptures, photos, paintings and
multimedia. The exhibit will be on display through May 24. The gallery is
open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday and Friday; 6 to 9 p.m., Tuesday and
Wednesday. The Fine Arts Gallery is located at 15744 Goldenwest St.
Information: (714) 892-7711, Ext. 51032.
The Academy for Performing Arts presents the annual student
choreographer's showcase, "Dance Explosion." The show starts at 7:30
p.m., May 10 and 11 at the Huntington Beach Auditorium, 1905 Main St.
Tickets are $7 general admission and $5 for students and seniors.
Information: (714) 536-2514, Ext. 302.
Golden West College will present Gilbert and Sullivan's "Pirates of
Penzance." Directed by Bruce Bales and choreographed by Grant Rosen, the
musical will play at 8 p.m., May 10, 11, 17 and 18; 3 p.m. on May 12 and
19 at the Mainstage Theater, 15744 Goldenwest St. Tickets are $18.50
general; $16.50 Golden West Students, Gold Key card members and children
under 12. Reservations: (714) 895-8150.
The Huntington Beach Art Center will host a live auction of more than