Andover Townsman, Andover, MA

August 15, 2013

Events Calendar

Compiled by
Chelsea DeFusco


ADDISON GALLERY, “Flash Back Nov. 22, 1963,” presented on the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination, opening Sept. 1 through Jan. 12, 2014; “James Prosek: The Spaces in Between,” incorporating natural history painting with more contemporary influences, opening Sept. 1 through Jan. 5, 2014; gallery admission free. Phillips Academy, 180 Main St., Andover. Gallery hours Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m.; 978-749-4000,

MEMORIAL HALL LIBRARY, Artist of the Month exhibit featuring works by hooked rug artist Happy DiFranza of North Reading, through Aug. 31; 2 North Main St., Andover; 978-623-8401,


CHAMBER CHORUS, Cantemus Chamber Chorus under music director Jane Ring Frank auditioning for new singers for 40-voice ensemble Monday, Aug. 26, 6 to 8 p.m., and Tuesday, Aug. 27, 6 to 7:30 p.m., by appointment; First Church, 1 Arbor St., Wenham;

DISNEY MUSICAL, Andover Youth Services’ TheatreWorks program auditioning children in grades 3 through 8 for Disney’s “Alice in Wonderland Jr.” Sunday, Aug. 25, 5:30 to 8 p.m., and Monday, Aug. 26, 5 to 7 p.m., AYS building, 37 Pearson St., Andover; show dates Nov. 8 through 10;

MUSICAL THEATER, Pentucket Players, Inc., open auditions for Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “The King & I” Saturday, Aug. 24, 11 a.m. to 3 a.m. for ages 6 to 12 and Sunday, Aug. 25, 11 a.m to 3 p.m. for teens and adults; Lawrence Heritage Museum, 1 Jackson St., second floor, Lawrence; production in November at Rogers Center for Performing Arts, Merrimack College, North Andover; 978-521-9259,


BRASSERIE 28, Marc Fleury, classic rock, blues, country, Thursday, Aug. 15, 8 to 11 p.m.; Ryan LaPerle, indie, pop, folk rock, Wednesday, Aug. 21, 8 to 11 p.m.; 2 Elm Square, Andover;

PARK BANDSTAND, Department of Community Services’ annual summer concert series featuring Windham Community Band, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 6 p.m.; Chestnut and Bartlet streets, Andover; free, 978-623-8279.


MOVIE AND MORE, “Inherit the Wind,” fictionalization of the real-life trial of John T. Scopes in 1925, Wednesday, Aug. 21, commentary at 6:30 p.m., screening at 7 p.m.; free; Merrimack College, 315 Turnpike St., North Andover; 978-837-5355,


EARTH RHYTHMS, Duo of Davis Bates and Roger Tincknell performs family concert featuring stories and songs celebrating the Earth and all its treasures Tuesday, Aug. 20, 11 a.m. to noon, Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover; funded in part by grant from Andover Cultural Council and Friends of Memorial Hall Library; registration requested; 978-623-8401,


CLASSIC CAR SERIES,Wingate Healthcare hosts classic car show with giveaways and raffles, music, food and ice cream, Tuesdays, Aug. 20 and Sept. 10, 4 to 8 p.m.; free admission, proceeds from sales support The One Fund Boston; 80 Andover St., Andover; Eric Brunette, 978-470-3434, ext. 5227.


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