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CALENDAR WEEKLY EVENTS
EVENTS EVENTS & INFO LINKS
CONTACT ME CONTACT THE
THEATRE & DANCE
WENDY ARMAGNAC: (Hayfork) - Teaches drama at Hayfork High School. Singer. Previously performed with Armagnac & Rossi (jazz duo).
REBECCA BALDOCCHI: Theatre.
Involved with Trinity
BETTY BAUMAN: Theatre, set design & painting. Involved with Trinity Players.
GEOFFREY BEEBE: (Junction City) -
Physical theatre, storytelling, clowning, masks,
JANE M. BELDEN: (530-623-5319, P.O.
Box 134, Weaverville, 96093) - Theatre production,
tech, graphics, set design and painting. Artist,
writer, and singer. Involved with Trinity
JAMIE BERRY: Theatre, props, stage manager. Involved with Trinity Players.
NATE & SHELLIE
ENGLAND: Theatre. Both are involved
ANGELA GREEN: Theatre
lighting design & technician. Involved
Players. Music teacher, musician.
MORGAN HARMOND: Theatre.
Involved with Trinity
KEN HILL: Theatre, directing, veteran of stage, screen, TV and radio. Owner of Trinity Theatre (530-623-3555, Weaverville).
MADELINE HOLVEN: Theatre,
set design, costumes, makeup, props, acting
RACHEL LAFEIN: (Weaverville) -
Theatre, soundtrack design, costumes, props, set
design & construction. Trinity High School drama
teacher. Artist-educator. Photography.
SARA MARDON: Theatre.
Involved with Trinity
theatre teacher. Involved with Trinity
A. O'KAY JUGGLER EXTRAORDINAIRE:
(530-623-7058 or 707-499-5628, P.O. Box 25, Willow
Creek, CA 95573) - Juggles pins, 5 balls, torches, and
machetes. Available for parties, events, school
assemblies, birthdays, fairs, holidays, &
MARTI & RICHARD
PARACHINI: Both are involved with
Players. MARTI: Theatre set
construction. RICHARD: Theatre, set design
& construction, sound designer & technician.
MARIJANE POILTON: Theatre. Involved with Trinity Players.
PATRICIA REID-MACGREGOR - Theatre. Involved with Trinity Players.
MARYLNN RUBI: Theatre, set design, producing. Involved with Trinity Players.
MELODYE & CHRIS SEMER: (530-628-5545,
Hayfork) - Drama, theatre. Both are members of
Mountain Actor's Workshop. Art and art instruction.
Chris teaches ceramics at Hayfork High School night
PAUL TYLER-CONTRERAS: (530-628-1187,
Hayfork) - Musical theatre. Dance instructor:
beginning jazz and other styles. Professional music
DJing for events. Blues singer, guitar. He trains
DAVID VAN DENOVER: Theatre.
Involved with Trinity
CLAUDETTE VIELBERG: Theatre
hair & wigs for many
ROY WEIL: Theatre. Involved with Trinity Players.
KITTY WILSON: (530-628-5430, Hayfork)
- Belly dancer and instructor. Belly dance classes on
Tuesdays at Hayfork Yoga Center
4-5:30pm. Jump in anytime. Leader of Habibiyat Al
Jabal Belly Dancing Troupe.
Jump down to: MUSICIANS, SINGERS BANDS & GROUPS, BUSINESSES & SERVICES HEALING ARTS
SPOKEN WORD NIGHT AT THE LOFT at The Bohemian Art Loft (3304B Bechelli Lane, Redding) at 7pm on second Thursday each month. An evening for serious poets, writers, playwrights, storytellers, comedians, and actors of all genres. No censorship. Audience welcome. Donations accepted. Refreshments. Second Wednesday each month. More info or to confirm: call 530-229-7818.
DANCE DEPOT:(530-229-1084 or 530-356-8034, Lewiston) - Natasha Kuyper is a dance instructor in tap, jazz, ballet, and acrobatics. She offers dance classes at Lewiston Community Center, based on the interests of her clients. Ages 3 to adult. Call for info on class times, fees, and type of dance.
ACTORS WORKSHOP: (Melodye and Chris Semer:
530-628-5545 or 530-628-4475, Hayfork) - Live theatre
group based in Hayfork area that meets first Tuesday
each month at Hayfork Community Center at 6:30pm (call
to confirm!). The old Hayfork Theater building was
donated to MAW. They are looking for folks who would
like to donate time, labor, money, or ? towards the
future remodeling effort.
REDBUD THEATRE:(530-629-2354 or
530-629-2497, Salyer/Willow Creek) - Live theatre
venue behind Cinnabar Sam's on Highway 299.
REDDING CITY MUSICAL
THEATRE COMPANY: (1726 Market Street, Redding,
CA 96001, 530-515-3262). More info: call Diana
Christensen at 515-3262.
TRINITY ALPS PERFORMING ARTS
CENTER: Upcoming and past events, purchase
tickets, map & directions, reviews, gallery,
booking info, how to donate, and contact information.
JAZZ CLUB: The
Trinity Jazz Club was founded to help promote and
preserve traditional, swing, and Latin jazz music
education in Trinity County; and to provide Trinity
County residents the opportunity to hear quality
jazz. Read about their mission,
status, goals, services, and inspiration and upcoming concerts.
TRINITY PLAYERS: (Jim French, Board President, 530-623-8695, P.O. Box 453, Weaverville, 96093) - Live theatre group based in Weaverville area. Board meets on first and third Thursdays at 5:15pm at Trinity Alps Performing Arts Center in Weaverville.
TRINITY SCHOOL OF DANCE at White Wolf Gym: (Diana, 530-623-9214) - In the past they have offered weekly classes in Jazz/Hip Hop; Jazz/Ballet; Ballet/Lyrical; and Mommy, Daddy, and Me Dance & Movement Classes for pre-kindergarten children & their parents. Trinity County Arts Council received a First 5 Commission grant to offer these classes. More info: call TCAC at 623-2760 or White Wolf Gym at 530-623-0014.
WHITE TIGER KARATE: (Jesse Reiter, Owner-Instructor; Randy Bashaw, Senior Instructor; 623-2900, Weaverville) - Forms, self defense, weapons, sparring, seminars, Lion Dance, and tournaments.
MUSICIANS & SINGERS
TAYLOR ASIONG AGLIPAY: (Trinity County) - Guitars, banjo, mandolin, fiddle, bass, piano, keyboards, accordion, harmonica, saxophones, clarinet, flute, drums, percussion, jaw harp, vocals, and more. Locally, he performs with Sabor, a Latin Jazz group. Taylor is or has been a full time member of many musical projects including: MarchFourth Marching Band, ManHandel, SaQi, The Getbacks, Uprite Dub Orchestra, The Streakin' Healys, The Beevils, The Un, Nemesis Theory, The Monkey-Banana Band, Peevish, OE40, Schottenfreud, EsEn. He has also sat in and/or recorded for many others, too numerous to mention (see website). He teaches music lessons in saxophone, guitar, bass, clarinet, flute, and piano/keyboards. First lesson is free! He is a certified band instrument repair technician. Read Taylor's full bio.
SUSAN ALEXANDER: Recorder. Has
performed with The Manzanita Consort.
DIANA ALLISON: (530-623-5281,
Weaverville) - Piano and keyboards.
ANDERSON: (530-266-3813, Trinity Center) -
Electric bass. Interested in playing swing, country,
blues, classic rock and possibly other genres, and
interested in forming or joining a band that wants to
actively play gigs. 50 years of experience playing,
professional musician with professional equipment.
ANDERSON: (530-628-4579 or contact me, Hayfork) - Clawhammer banjo, ukulele,
occasional fiddle, guitar and mandolin. Previously
performed with All Wheel Drive and
The Mostly Stringband.
ARMAGNAC: (Hayfork) - Singer. Previously
performed with Armagnac & Rossi (jazz duo).
Teaches drama at Hayfork High School.
KENNETH BALDWIN: (Douglas City) - Hand drums. Artist.
GEOFFREY BEEBE: (Bottle of Ink, 530-623-2323)- Hurdy Gurdy, hammered dulcimer. Physical theatre, storytelling, clowning, masks, weaving. Artist.
JANE M. BELDEN: (530-623-5319, P.O.
Box 134, Weaverville, 96093) - Singer. Writer,
artist, theatre. Writes "Trinity Lively Arts" column
in Trinity Journal.
BORUFF: (530-628-5468, Hayfork, CA) - Piano,
guitar, standup bass, Irish/tin whistle, and vocal. Music
lessons in piano, guitar, violin, band instruments,
Irish/tin whistle, voice, performance, music theory.
Classes held in Hayfork, Weaverville, and Lewiston.
State of California Credentialed teacher, retired.
MIKE BOURG: (Oregon Mountain area) - Drums, percussion. Performs with Roxmyth. Previously performed with Trespass. Custom jeweler and co-owner of Gold Rush Jewelers in Weaverville (530-623-4454).
KENNY BREEZE: (530-628-4544, Hayfork) - 12-string guitar, vocals. Previously performed with Soul Kitchen.
BUNDI: (Weaverville) - Singer. Occasional
LISABETH CAHILL: (Weaverville) - Guitar, vocals.
KELLY & SUE CORRIGAN / TRINITY DIRT
WORKS ART & METAL SCULPTURES: (530-623-6821,
Weaverville) - Hand drums and percussion. Art &
metal sculptures made from recycled scrap metals and
materials. Sue manages Weaverville Farmer's Market.
MIKE CROWLEY: (530-628-5068,
Hayfork) - Tin whistles, various flutes and woodwinds,
hand percussion & rhythm of all kinds. Offers
instruction in tin whistle, hand drums, and rhythm for
$25/half hour. He has performed with Kavika, on Sunday
mornings at Lucky Trail in Hayfork.
DAVID CRUMMEY: (530-739-3183, email@example.com, Weaverville) - Mandolin, guitar, singer. Performs with Timber Ridge Band.
DEAN: (530-925-2505, Douglas
City) - Guitar, vocals. Previously performed with John
Mullen in Two Far
Gone (blues, folk, & rock duo).
BONNIE DRAKE: (Weaverville) - Piano,
vocals. Proprietor of Grandma's House in
MARY JO FIERMONTE: Recorder,
saxophone, ukulele, and other instruments. Has
performed with The Manzanita Consort and The Commuity
JIM FRENCH: (530-623-7105, firstname.lastname@example.org, Weaverville) - Guitar, mandolin, vocals. Performs with Timber Ridge Band. He has built a few mandolins and has produced several CD's, including Clarridge Fiddlers and District 6 Fiddlers.
JANINE GACEK: (Deerlick Springs area) - Flute, congas.
(530-623-4213, P.0. Box 797, Weaverville, 96093) -
Guitar, ukulele, vocals, hand drums. Ceramic
artist. Previously performed with Raven McGrath.
HALL: (Weaverville) - Guitar, old time banjo,
vocals. Performs with Timber Ridge Band.
NEIL HARVEY: (Hyampom) - Hand drums.
BUDDY HAZARD: (Douglas City) - Electric & acoustic guitar, slide guitar, harmonica, vocals. Performs with Highway 3 Band. Artist.
DAVID & SUSAN HAZARD:
(Weaverville) - Guitars, vocals. They sometimes
perform as a duet.
DEBBIE HOOPES: (Hayfork) - Guitar,
vocals, songwriter, storyteller. Debbie can write
personalized songs for you.
KATE HULBERT: (Douglas City) - Guitar, vocals (?). Performs with Mountain Mojo. Artist.
LONNIE JESSIE: (Hayfork) - Bassoon, most woodwinds. Former music teacher.
ALEXIS JOHANSING: (Hayfork / Hyampom) - Vocals, harmonium, guitar. Dance.
EMILY JOHANSING: (Hayfork) - Flute.
JOHANSING: (Hayfork) - Drums (kit and hand).
Previously performed with Deja Vu and Soul Kitchen.
(530-623-4213, P.0. Box 797, Weaverville, 96093) -
Hand drums, vocals. Artist. Previously
performed with Raven McGrath.
LEADBETTER: (Hayfork) - Singer. Previously
performed with Dixie Schaeffer as Dixie & Ray.
MANAS: Electric bass guitar, vocals. Performs with Roxmyth. Previously
performed with The Retro-Fits
Dance Band and the
BETH MAYBEE: (Ruth) - Guitar, history through song and music.
DAVID MENEFEE: (530-628-4579 or contact me, Hayfork) - Standup bass, Cajun triangle. Previously performed with All Wheel Drive and The Mostly Stringband.
DICK MORRIS: (Weaverville) - Trumpet. Performs with The Straight Ahead Big Band (out of Redding) and Weaverville Community Band.
SCOTT MORRIS: (Weaverville) - Drums & percussion, vocals. Performs with Mountain Mojo.
MULLEN: Guitar. Previously
performed with Mike Dean in Two Far Gone (blues, folk, & rock
SUSAN NEIL: Recorder. Has performed with The Manzanita Consort.
OLEARI: (778-9855, Lewiston; Teaching studio:
739-0087, 101 Park Street, by Lowden Park,
Weaverville) - Electric
bass guitar, guitar, resophonic
guitar, mandolin, ukulele, alto saxophone, whistle,
vocals. Performs with Sabor, a Latin Jazz
group; and Second
performed with Butterscotch, The Mostly Stringband and
Community Band. Hal
can do graphic arts design for your event posters or
Hal's full bio.
BRYAN B. POTTER: (Hyampom) - Conga
ARIANNA REITER: (Hayfork) - Singer.
Theatre. Performs with Hal Oleari and
Allison Smith as Second Story.
LYN RELPH: (Douglas City) - Mandolin, vocals (?). Performs with Mountain Mojo. Artist.
RHODEHOUSE: (530-623-2153, Weaverville)
- Drums. Previously performed
with The Retro-Fits Dance Band.
JOHN RITZ: (Weaverville) - Electric bass. Performs with Mountain Mojo.
ROSSI: (530-628-6393, Hayfork)
- Guitar (Jazz, R & B, rock), electric bass
guitar, vocals. Performs with Roxmyth.
performed with Deja Vu, Soul
Kitchen and Armagnac &
Rossi (jazz duo). He does printed circuit layout &
CHUCK & SANDRA SAUER: (Hayfork) - Chuck: Electric & acoustic guitar, electric bass guitar, vocals. Sandra: Vocals. Chuck & Sandra perform with Hippie Chuck & the Rusty Pipes.
ALAN SANGER: (530-351-3791, Weaverville) - Electric bass guitar. Previously performed with Trespass.
DIXIE SCHAEFFER: (530-628-5522,
Hayfork) - Piano & keyboard, vocals. Previously
performed with Ray Leadbetter as Dixie & Ray.
Piano lessons for all ages and levels, but especially
good with very young children. $15/half hour.
CHARLIE SEARGENT: Guitar. Previously performed with The Retro-Fits Dance Band.
LARRY SHAW: Electric & acoustic guitar.
PHIL SPRAGEL: (Lewiston) - Harmonica, drums.
JOHN SPRINGER: (Weaverville) - Singer.
Owner of Mayor's House Antiques.
DALE TEWES: (Weaverville) - Electric & acoustic guitar. Basic guitar & keyboard instruction for children.
RETTA SAUER TREANOR: (Hayfork) - Singer. Performs occasionally with Hippie Chuck & the Rusty Pipes. Owner of Big Valley Properties Real Estate.
PAUL TYLER-CONTRERAS: (530-628-1187, Hayfork) - Blues singer, guitar. Dance instructor & professional music DJ. Musical theatre. He trains dogs.
(Weaverville/Redding) - Keyboards, guitar, woodwinds,
tuba, vocals, performance, instrumental, stage
of Weaverville Community Band and Community
JOHN WHALEY: (Weaverville) - Guitar, piano, marimbas, vibraphone, percussion, and more. Performs with Sabor, a Latin Jazz group.
SHERRI WHITHAM / MAKE A SOUND MUSIC STUDIO: (530-623-1676, Junction City. Studio: Lee Fong Ranchhouse, Weaverville) - Piano & keyboards, accordion, fiddle, banjo, vocals. Offer instruction in Piano & keyboards, fiddle, vocals. Performs with Roxmyth. Previously performed with Deja Vu, Soul Kitchen, and The Mostly Stringband.
DAVE & BECKY WILLIAMS / DAVE'S DRUMS: (Weaverville) - Hand drums. Drum maker.
(Hyampom) - Guitar, vocals. Artist.
PERFORMING ARTISTS: BANDS
& GROUPS, BUSINESSES & SERVICES
DAVE'S DRUMS: (Dave
and Becky Williams, Weaverville) - Drum maker.
HIGHWAY 3 BAND: (Contact: Buddy
Hazard, Douglas City) - Rock band. May be disbanded?
HIPPIE CHUCK & THE
RUSTY PIPES: (Contact:
Chuck & Sandra Sauer, Hayfork) - Electric country
blues & rock band.
MANZANITA CONSORT: The members of Manzanita Consort began playing together several years ago as accompanists for Trinity Countyís Early Music Singers. The Consort formed in early 2011 and consisted of Rolayne Bashaw on cello, Vicki Riley on keyboards, and Susan Alexander and Suzan Neil on recorders. Due to the passing (Dec 2013) of Vicki Riley, this group may be in limbo?
MOJO: Upbeat blues" band featuring John and
Evelyn Ward, Mary Simpson, Robert Mercy, Kate Hulbert,
Lyn Relph, Scott Morris, and John Ritz.
RETRO-FITS DANCE BAND: Classic rock, R&B,
oldies, country and southern rock
band featuring Bill Keys (vocals, rhythm guitar); Rick
Manas (vocals, bass guitar); Steve Rhodehouse (drums,
530-623-2051); and Charlie Seargent (lead guitar). May
(Booking info: call Brian
Vaughan at 623-7129 or Hal Oleari
at 739-0087) -
Latin Jazz band featuring Hal Oleari on electric bass
and vocals; Bo Kimball on keyboards and vocals; Brian
Vaughan on congas; Diana Losk on lead vocals and hand percussion; Ben Harper on
trombone; Taylor Aglipay on saxophone and clarinet;
Jeff Morris on trumpet, and John Whaley on vibraphone
and percussion. Available for weddings and receptions
GABOR SCHOFFER: (Hayfork) - Exotic
instrument builder and luthier. Plays pan pipes and
other South American instruments.
STORY: A trio consisting of: seasoned musician
Hal Oleari on guitar and dobro. Hal used to play in
The Mostly Stringband and is currently also in Sabor,
a Latic Jazz group; Alison Smith on electric bass; and
Arianna Reiter on vocals. They are sometimes joined by
special guest, and Arianna's brother, Sid Walker, on
fiddle. Sid is a successful Nashville fiddler who grew
up in Hayfork and has been playing since he was a
child. Second Story's musical style could loosely be
described as alternative country. They play originals
and re-interpreted covers.
(Contact: Jim French: 530-623-7105 or
email@example.com; David Crummey: 530-739-3183 or
firstname.lastname@example.org; Martha Boyle: 530-515-2871 or
email@example.com) - Timber Ridge Band has its
roots deep within the heart of the Trinity Alps in
Northern, CA and is known for their folklore music
that tells lifeís stories in an entertaining, honest
way. Don Hall and David Crummey are both song writers
and lead vocalists for the band and have entertained
all over the world. Donís soulful sound and Davidís
free spirited style are unique and genuine. Combined
with lead guitarist Jim French, and Martha Boyle on
bass and fiddle, Timber Ridge gives performances that
capture audiences of all ages.
PAUL TYLER-CONTRERAS: (530-628-1187,
Hayfork) - Professional music DJing for events. Dance
instructor and musician. He trains dogs.
(530-623-1676, Sherri Whitham) -
Lou Rossi on lead guitar and vocals; Mike Bourg on
drums, Steve Noverr on lead vocals, rhythm guitar, and
harmonica; Rick Manas on bass, and Sherri Whitham on
keyboards and vocals.
COMMUNITY (MARCHING) BAND: Rehearsals are
weekly on Tuesdays at Weaverville Elementary School
music room (room 30) at 6pm. Community
Band is being offered as part of Shasta
College outreach program. The course, Music 302,
Symphonic Band for Seniors is open to musicians of
all ages. Band members must have at least one
year's experience on their instrument and be able
to read music. No fee for class, but participants
should register in Shasta College outreach center
before classes begin. More info: Shasta
Outreach Center at 530-623-2231. As of April 2013,
Weaverville Community Band is made up of the
following members: Kirey Parkins, Mary Lynn
Rounds, Diane Thiel, flute; Julie Fleener,
Angenett Taft, Paula Wenzel, Judy Walkner,
Victoria Cox, clarinet; Mary Jo Fiermonte, Ginger
Lynch, alto saxophone; Rusty Lester, tenor
saxophone; Taylor Aglipay, baritone saxophone;
Eric Roseen, bass saxophone; Dick Morris, Kent
Cox, Kent Ravenscroft, Rick Aglipay, Cameron Cox,
trumpet; Mary Grovers, Judy Maben, French horn,
Roger Rehders, Ben Harper, Robbie Jackson, Jay
Thiel, trombone; Bruce Cole, Bill Hartman,
baritone; Fred Rounds, tuba; and Lucille Kibbee,
Dan Powers, Karen Boltz, Soquel Parkins,
percussion. Directed by Randall Walker.
WEAVERVILLE COMMUNITY CHORUS: Rehearsals are weekly on Tuesdays at Weaverville Elementary School music room (room 30). Directed by Randall Walker.
MASSAGE STUDIO / DEBBIE BODGE: (628-5020 or
628-5649, Upstairs in Post Office Square, Hayfork) -
Massage offered by Debbie Bodge and James Johansing.
Call for an app't. Therese Thomas may also be offering
massage and Reiki. Terese says "Practicing compassion
and understanding for the highest good, utilizing my
nursing background and intuitive presence to
facilitate creative healing love and health for
humankind now and especially future generations".
SUZAN LABERTEAUX: (623-4213,
- Making & Using Herbal Remedies classes meets
once a month March through November. A different topic
each month. Hands-on experience making herbal
remedies, plus herb walks. All materials provided.
Flower Essences, Levels 1 & 2. Level 1:
Introduction, meets spring through summer for five
sessions. The origin of flower remedies; The healing
energy of flowers; How to make flower essences.
Prerequisite for Level 2 course. Level 2: Practitioner
Training, year round. Environmental essences and gem
elixirs; Essences for animals; Developing your own
practice; Ethics for practitioners; and much more.
More info or for dates: call 623-4213 or 623-4349.
About the instructor: Resident artist SuZan
LaBerteaux, M.A. has been studying and using herbs for
over 20 years. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in
visual art and a Master of Arts degree in plant
ecology. SuZan provides many services to community as
an artist, Certified Flower Essence Practitioner,
Reiki Master Teacher, educator, and author. SuZanís
classes are held at her studio above Highland Art
(530-623-5056 or 530-222-7576 - message) - Ethno-botanist
and restoration ecologist with many years experience
in wild-crafting and growing and using native foods
and medicines. He is a traditional native American
harvester and a member of ethno-ecologist and author
Gary Nabhan's working group on wild foods in the
Pacific Northwest. Dennis may have started a group of
persons interested in wild foods, that would be part
of a global slow foods/heirloom seed movement. The
group would NOT be about commercialization of
"non-timber" forest products. Instead, personal use
would be stressed with an emphasis on the ethics,
techniques, and protocols for harvesting wild foods
and ecological restoration and maintenance.
master level. Physical injuries, psychological and
spiritual unease, connections to guides. In person or
at a distance, her hands are here for healing.
TRINITY ALLIANCE FOR THE HEALING
ARTS (TAHA): (Contact person: Susan
LaBerteaux: 623-4213 or Lydea Roach: 623-2603).
Trinity County group of healing artists. Click on link
to learn more. Read member
bios ro find additional practitioners of healing
arts. Board meeting is at 6:30pm on second Tuesday
each month in Weaverville at home of Lydea Roach (631
Brooks Avenue/Lane). Interested persons are welcome to