Story has been updated to reflect that a Vasen concert was incorrectly included in a previous version. There is no Vasen concert April 19.
Celtic band Molly’s Revenge — piper David Brewer, fiddler John Weed and guitarist Stuart Mason — will present a lively performance of Irish and Scottish music at 7 p.m. Friday, April 13, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Tickets are $18 in advance and are available at mollysrevenge.com/shows. Tickets will be $20 at the door. See grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700.
The violin, cello and piano trio, with soprano Patricia O’Callaghan, will present music by Astor Piazzola, Leonard Cohen, Tom Waits and Jelly Roll Morton at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 13, in the Music Recital Hall, 405 S. Mountain Ave., at Southern Oregon University in Ashland. The trio will perform music by Beethoven, Wijeratne and Mendelssohn, without O’Callaghan, at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 14, in the music hall. Tickets are $33 or $38, $5 for students and Oregon Trail cardholders, and can be purchased at chambermusicconcerts.org or by calling 541-552-6154 or 541-552-6348. Pre-concert lectures are at 6:30 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday in Room 132 of the Music Building.
Tatsiana Asheichyk and Lisa Nichols
The piano and flute duo will perform music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Camille Saint-Saens, George Handel, Bela Bartok, Frederic Chopin and Luigi Boccerini at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 15, at Grace Lutheran Church, 660 Frances Lane, Ashland. Admission is by donation and part of the proceeds will benefit Ashland Emergency Food Bank. A reception will follow the concert.
Curly loves Laurey, but Laurey’s not so sure about Curly. Will loves Ado Andy, but Andy loves ... well, everyone. Meanwhile, in the 1906 Oklahoma Territory, farmers and ranchers lock horns over water rights and fences. This Rodgers and Hammerstein musical brims with songs and storytelling. Director Bill Rauch breaks new ground with same-sex lead couples and other LGBTQ+ casting that affirms the identity spectrum in a celebration of love in its many forms. The show previews at 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 18, Friday, April 20, and Saturday, April 21, opens at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 22, and runs through Oct. 27 in the Angus Bowmer Theatre at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland. See osfashland.org or call 800-219-8161 for tickets.