Things to Do Friday, June 5, 2015

File/AP Photo Jay Leno will perform in North Charleston tonight.

What: Lynne Fraser is the featured artist for June with her exhibit “Southern Light.” Her show is a collection of recent works inspired by local coastal scenes of Charleston, Sullivan’s Island and Mount Pleasant. Lynne strives to paint her coastal-infused visions, loosely, respecting every color-laden brush stroke to transfer the creative energy onto the canvas.

When: 5-8 p.m. opening reception

Where: Charleston Artist Guild Gallery, 160 East Bay St., Charleston

Price: Free

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What: In this cooking class, students will learn how to cook summer’s seafood bounty, paired with wines.

When: 5 p.m.

Where: Southern Season, 730 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: $45

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What: This month, Atelier Gallery is featuring abstract artist Charles Walker. Stop by for the opening reception and enjoy some wine.

When: 6 p.m.

Where: Atelier Gallery, 153 King St., Charleston

Price: Free

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What: An art show featuring the works of new artists. The roster includes Viktor Allen, Paul Christina, Tyler Kevorkian, Daniel Campbell, Linda Davis, Phillip Hyman and Jason Hankens.

When: 7 p.m.

Where: The Mill Lounge, 1026 E. Montague Ave., North Charleston

Price: Free

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What: The Archetypes are a rock ‘n roll band from Charleston. Archetypes’ music is an equally diverse collection of covers and original songs each song of its own personality and character. Since forming of the campus of the College of Charleston in 1986, Archetypes have performed hundreds of gigs

When: 7-9 p.m.

Where: Corrine Jones Park, 36 Marlow Drive, Charleston

Price: Free

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What: The Tony-nominated musical “[title of show]” follows two struggling writers and their friends on their journey through the gantlet of creative self-expression as they write and perform their show at a New York Musical Festival.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: Crabpot Players Theatre, 1137 Johnnie Dodds Blvd., Mount Pleasant

Price: $20 for student/military; $20 for seniors: $25 for adults

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What: An emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. The shows unconventional structure consists of the woman telling her story backward while the man tells his story chronologically; the two characters only meet once, at their wedding in the middle of the show.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: The Footlight Players Theatre, 20 Queen St., downtown Charleston

Price: $25 adults; $20 seniors/military; $17 students

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What: Former “Tonight Show” host and well-known stand-up comedian Jay Leno will perform.

When: 8 p.m.

Where: North Charleston Performing Arts Center, 5001 Coliseum Drive

Price: $66-$96, plus fees

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What: “Thrill Me: The Leopold & Loeb Story” is a chilling two-man musical that explores the twisted relationship between Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb, the real-life thrill killers of 1920s Chicago. For ages 18 and older as material is not suitable for children

When: 9 p.m.

Where: Threshold Repertory Theatre, 841/2 Society St., Charleston

Price: $23

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