For paint’s sake!
Artist Susan Jenkins celebrates color and
nature in her new exhibit, “Florals, Pools, and Ponds,”
opening this Saturday at McConnell Gallery. The reception
is private, but you can meet the artist next Friday at a public
reception during Art After Dark. Her flowers are so pretty,
you will want to pick them.
• Florals, Pools, and Ponds, by Susan Jenkins, Oct.
3-Nov.6, McConnell Gallery, 1243 Monterey St., SLO. Private
reception is Sept. 27, open reception is Oct. 3, 6-9 p.m.
Info: www.mcgallery.com or 544-4464.
Bang the drum slowly
Mixing traditional rhythms and innovative
instrumental techniques, the Drummers of West Africa are quick
becoming one of the most revered percussion orchestras in
the world. See the drummers this Wednesday at the Clark Center
for the Performing Arts. And the beat goes on.
• The Drummers of West Africa, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 1, Clark
Center for the Performing Arts, Arroyo Grande. Tickets are
$40-$50. Info: www.clarkcenter.org or 489-9444.
Do your eyes deceive you?
Prepare to be bedazzled. Jonathan and Charlotte
Pendragon have amazed audiences all over the world with their
close-up magic, grand illusions, and fantastic theatrical
feats. This Saturday, they are coming to The Clark Center
to amaze you. Wow.
• The Pendragons, 8 p.m., Sept. 27, Clark Center for
the Performing Arts, Arroyo Grande. Tickets are $30-$45. Info:
www.clarkcenter.org or 489-9444.