Best Bets: Five picks for live entertainment
Folk and rock artist Brandi Carlile will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24, at Britt Pavilion, 350 S. First St., Jacksonville. British singer and songwriter Jade Bird will open the show. Tickets are $59.50 for reserved seating, $43.50 for lawn seating, $258 for premium lawn seating for four, $129 for premium lawn seating for two, $33.50 for ages 12 and younger, and can be purchased at brittfest.org, at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford, or by calling 800-882-7488. No outside alcohol will be permitted at this performance.
Rogue Eagles R.C. Club Charity Airshow
The club will host its 40th annual airshow at noon Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 25-26, at Agate Skyways on East Antelope Road in Eagle Point. Look for model World War I and World War II fighters, electric planes, jets, drones and gliders. Batman and Superman also may appear in the sky. There will be a candy drop, an RC aircraft raffle, and an RC flight simulator. Food and drinks will be available both days. To get there take Highway 62 north, turn right on Highway 140, right on East Antelope Road, and follow the signs to Agate Skyways. Admission is $5 for adults, free for kids, and proceeds benefit Children’s Miracle Network.
Folk and soul duo Cilette Swann and Roman Morykit will perform at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Admission is $25. See grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700.
OSF Green Shows
Mexican folk trio La Victoria — guitarists Mary Alfaro and Vaneza Calderón and violinist Rosalie Rodriguez — will perform mariachi music at 6:45 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 25-26, on the Courtyard Stage adjacent to the Allen Elizabethan and Angus Bowmer theaters on the Oregon Shakespeare Festival campus, 15 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. Admission is free. See facebook.com/OSFGreenShow for show availability.
Moor general Othello’s military successes are overshadowed by his marriage to Venetian Desdemona. The newlyweds set out to overcome all obstacles, but Othello’s assignment to a new location draws them into the demonic web of his lieutenant Iago in Shakespeare’s most intimate tragedy. Bill Rauch directs. Performances run through Oct. 28 in the Angus Bowmer Theatre, 15 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. Showtimes, ticket prices and information available at osfashland.org or at 800-219-8161.