By Eugene Magazine

This is the week to (finally!) learn how to prune a fruit tree, listen to a Merry Prankster reminisce, or remember Dr. Martin Luther King’s vision. 

 

January 13

2022 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration and Awards Ceremony

Amplifying Voices for Racial Solidarity and Equity

Commemoration and Awards Ceremony will feature tributes, speakers, and a celebration of this year’s awards winners and nominees. More information and the link for streaming with live chat of virtual program will be found on Division of Equity and Inclusion’s website shortly before date of event. 

11 am  12:30 pm

Virtual

Website for more info

 

January 13

Whose Live Anyway?

The current cast members of the Emmy-nominated TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? are proud to present their new improv tour: Whose Live Anyway? Enjoy 90 minutes of hilarious improvised comedy and song all based on audience suggestions. All ages are welcomed, but please note that some “PG-13” language will be used during the performance. Tickets starting at: $35.00

Hult Center

1 Eugene Center

Website for more info

 

January 14 – 16

Waitress

Don’t miss this uplifting musical celebrating friendship, motherhood, and the magic of a well-made pie. Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this hilarious hit Broadway musical features original music and lyrics by Grammy Award winner Sara Bareilles (“Brave,” “Love Song”). Use parental guidance for children under 13. 

Hult Center

1 Eugene Center

Website for more info

 

January 15

Oregon Mozart Players: Kelly and Friends

OMP musicians join Artistic Director Kelly Kuo to perform iconic chamber music for winds by Mozart and Poulenc.

Wildish Community Theater

630 Main St.

Website for more info

 

January 15

Ken Babbs Discusses “Cronies”

Ken Babbs, The Merry Prankster, discusses his new memoir, “Cronies,” with Eugene Public Library. In person or online.

Eugene Downtown Library or Online

2:00 pm

Livestream link

 

January 18

Pruning Fruit Trees Class

Learn how to prune fruit trees with a hands-on class presented by your local Extension.

Grass Roots Garden

1465 Coburg Rd.

Website for more info

 

January 18

Eugene Symphony Association’s Composition Master Class

On Tuesday, January 18, 2022, join us for a special Composition Master Class with Eugene Symphony’s First Symphony Project composer-in-residence Matt Browne. Free admission

The Studio @ Hult Center

1 Eugene Center

Website for more info

 

January 18

Eugene Symphony Association’s Piano Master Class

Watch 2021/22 Eugene Symphony guest artist Daniel Hsu work with three talented local piano students, as part of the Laura Avery Visiting Masters Series. Free admission

The Studio @ Hult Center

1 Eugene Center

Website for more info