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Out & About: 5 things to do this weekend

Staff Report • Aug 16, 2013 at 3:31 PM

Joe Castillo, a sand story artist who gained international recognition

as one of three finalists on “America’s Got Talent” will be performing

live at Grace Fellowship Church, 2314 S. Greenwood Drive, Sunday, at 4

p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m. Castillo draws in sand on a light table to

create powerful, fluid illustrations and stories using an overhead video

camera projected on a large screen. Tickets are $10 per person and are

expected to sell out. Tickets and information: www.gfcnow.com/joe.

Johnson City Community Theatre’s run of “Jerry’s Girls” tonight at 8 and

continues Saturday at 8. This musical revue features the tunes of Jerry

Herman, including songs from “Mame” and “Hello Dolly!” The theater is

located at 600 E. Maple St. Tickets: www.jcct.info or 926-2542.

Barter Theatre will open “Good Ol Girls” musical revue for a limited run

on through Sept. 7 on the main stage. Six women rock the house with

songs about first love, last chances, and all the good stuff in between.

Regular ticket prices are $32, $35 and $40. Showtimes: tonight at 8

p.m., Saturday at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Tickets and information: 276-628-3991 or www.BarterTheatre.com.

Saturday and Sunday, Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park will be hosting

its annual Crockett Days Celebration event celebrating the birth, life

and spirit of an American inspiration, David Crockett, one of our states

most famous and favorite sons. Activities include: Re-enactors,

crafters and artisans, musical entertainment by Art Lang & Cathy

Ciolac at the cabin from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., and wagon rides throughout the

park and from the cabin to the pioneer encampment along the Limestone

Creek area.Refreshments will be available. Information: 257-2167 or Dawn.Elberbawy@tn.gov.

Marshall Chapman will be performing songs from her new CD “Blaze of Glory” at The Down Home, 300 West Main St., tonight at 8 p.m. Chapman is an American singer-songwriter-author who was born and raised in Spartanburg, S.C. To date she has released 13 critically acclaimed albums. Her songs have been recorded by everyone from Emmylou Harris and Joe Cocker to Irma Thomas and Jimmy Buffett. Tickets are $14 at the door. http://downhome.com

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