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“Dress Rehearsal – Billboard’s Top Hits” musical revue by John Driscoll at Off Broadstreet Theater in Nevada City. Last performances 8:15 p.m. tonight and Saturday. $20 tonight, $22 Saturday. 265-8686.

“Honk” musical based on Hans Christian Anderson’s “The Ugly Duckling” will be presented by Nevada Union High School drama students at the school’s Black Box Theater (A-1) 7 tonight and 6 p.m. Saturday. The closing show will include a dinner option. $5 tonight, $5 or $15 Saturday. 273-4431, extension 301.

Maxim Gorky Theatre’s acting troupe from Russia performs Anton Chekhov’s play, “Ivanov,” at the Nevada Theatre in Nevada City. The actors will speak in Russian, with simultaneous translation transmitted via headphones to the audience. Tonight and Saturday at 8 p.m., and Sunday at 2 p.m. $25 general, $23 for seniors, $20 for students and $12 for children. 265-8587. Discounts for groups of 10 or more only at 265-9320.

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Empire Mine State Historic Park Bourn Cottage tours 1 p.m., mine yard tours 2 p.m. Park admission $2 for 17 and older, free for children. $1.50 per tour for adults. Hours 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 273-8522.

First annual “Props To The Troops” Party includes deejay and hip-hop music and games at the Grass Valley Veterans Memorial Building, 8 p.m. 263-0749 or (916) 393-3042.

Hueristic, Picket Line and With Passion perform all-ages rock dance at Center for the Arts in Grass Valley, 7 p.m. $7. 274-8384.

Second annual Ananda Storytelling Festival includes stories and music about inspiration and courage at Ananda Village’s outdoor amphitheater, 14618 Tyler Foote Road. $10 adults, $5 for children per event; discounts available for all events. Tonight at 7:30; Saturday, 2 to 4 p.m. and 7:30-9:30 p.m. 478-7640, ext. 4.

Nevada City Carriage Company Carriage House tours 431 Uren St., Nevada City, 10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, noon Saturdays. Free. 265-8778.

Buck Love & the Humperheads in a CD release party at Cooper’s in Nevada City, 9:30 p.m. $5. 265-0385.

Danny Buttacavoli & The Nite Train perform smooth jazz and soul at Kirby’s Creekside in Nevada City, 8 to 11:30 p.m. No cover. 265-3445.

Heather MacAdam is at the Holbrooke Hotel in Grass Valley, 7 p.m. No cover. 273-1353.

Ivan Najera performs smooth Latin jazz and flamenco music at Friar Tuck’s in Nevada City, 7:30 p.m. No cover.

Jimmi Accardi plays rock ‘n’ roll at the National Hotel in Nevada City, 9 p.m. 265-4551.

Karaoke continues at the Holiday Cabaret, 1255 E. Main St. in Grass Valley, 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. No cover. 272-6466.

“Fun Friday” is from 4 to 8 p.m. at downtown Grass Valley businesses with a party following at the Holbrooke Hotel from 8 to 10 p.m. Must be 18 or older to participate. 272-8315.

International Folk Dancing with the Village Folk Orkestra at the United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall in Nevada City, 8 p.m. No partner needed. Nominal donation. 272-2149.



“Dress Rehearsal – Billboard’s Top Hits” see fri 28.may listing

“Honk” see fri 28.may listing

Maxim Gorky Theatre’s acting troupe see fri 28.may listing

13th annual Praise In The Mountains activities and musical styles for all ages from noon to 8 p.m. at the Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley. Performers include Wild Branches at noon, L.P.O. at 1:30 p.m., Joey Steelman & Radical Reality at 3 p.m., Olde Tyme Religion Singers at 3:45 p.m., Machaira at 5 p.m. and Justified BC at 6:30 p.m. Free. (916) 660-0784.

Chris Cain and his band play at a rockin’ blues dance party at the Center for the Arts, 314 W. Main St. in Grass Valley, 8 p.m. $15. 274-8384.

Empire Mine State Historic Park 10791 E. Empire St., Grass Valley. Tour the country home of William Bourn Jr. as volunteers in period dress recreate characters from the Empire Mine of 1905. Cottage tours from noon to 1:20 p.m. and from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Mine yard tours 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Park admission $2 for anyone 17-and-over. $1.50 per tour. Park hours 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 273-8522.

Friends of Hospice fourth annual Butterfly Garden of Remembrance runs through Monday daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the lawn area at Hooper and Weaver Mortuary, 459 Hollow Way in Nevada City. 272-5739.

Second annual Ananda Storytelling Festival see fri 28.may listing

Sierra Knolls Vineyard and Winery barrel tasting and wine tasting from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays near Lake of the Pines. Free. 268-9225.

Double Oak Vineyards & Winery tours followed by wine tasting from noon to 5 p.m. at 14510 Blind Shady Road, San Juan Ridge. Free. 292-3235.

Nevada City Carriage Company Carriage House tours see fri 28.may listing

Danny Buttacavoli & The Nite Train at Kirby’s Creekside see fri 28.may listing

DeadBeats perform Grateful Dead covers and jam originals at Cooper’s in Nevada City, 9:30 p.m. $8. Advance tickets available at Cooper’s or by calling 265-0116.

Heather MacAdam at the Holbrooke Hotel see fri 28.may listing

Jimmi Accardi at the National Hotel see fri 28.may listing

Jimmy Townsend is at the Country Rose Cafe, 300 Commercial St. in Nevada City, 6 to 10 p.m. No cover. 265-6248.

Karaoke at the Holiday Cabaret see fri 28.may listing

Tom MacDonald is at Friar Tuck’s in Nevada City, 7:30 p.m. No cover.

Bearfoot plays rock ‘n’ roll from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Peterson’s Corner, 26130 Highway 49, on the San Juan Ridge. No cover. 292-3311.

“You Can Paint” art class from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Center for the Arts in Grass Valley. Beginners welcome. 477-7843 or 274-0388.

Ballroom Dancing from 7 to 10 p.m., Golden Empire Grange, La Barr Meadows Road, Grass Valley. Live music. All ages, singles and couples welcome. $6. 272-4190.

Family Music for newborns to 16-month-olds from 9 to 9:30 a.m. $8. Family Music for 16-month-olds to 3-years-old from 9:45 to 10:30 a.m. $8.50. Cycle of Seasons for 3- to 5-year-olds from 10:45 to 11:30 a.m. $8.50. All classes at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley. 274-2682.

South Yuba River State Park historic covered ridge, scenic hiking trails, bird walks and special events. Gold panning Saturdays and Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. Free. Visitor’s Center open Thursday to Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. 432-2546.

Lovett Alumni Association celebrates Lovett Recovery Center with a barbecue dinner at 3 p.m., an open mike at 4 p.m. and a 5 p.m. dance at 145 Bost Ave., Nevada City. Dinner and dance are $5 each or $8 for both events. 265-9045.

Harmony Ridge Market summer music series begins with Break of Day playing pop originals and jazz from 5 to 8 p.m. at 18848 Highway 20, Nevada City. Free. 265-4988.

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