News From Terre Haute, Indiana

November 29, 2013

Theater listings: Nov. 29, 2013


The Tribune-Star

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Today-Sunday, Dec. 6-8 — “ESCANABA IN DA MOONLIGHT,” at Stage 2, Theatre on the Square, 627 Massachusetts Ave., Indianapolis; 8 p.m., except 5:30 p.m. Sundays. Tickets: $20 adults; $15 students, seniors and military; 317-685-TOTS (8687) or www.tots.org, on sale now.

Today-Dec. 23 — “A BEEF AND BOARDS CHRISTMAS,” at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, 9301 Michigan Road, Indianapolis, various dates and times. Tickets: $38.50 to $63.50 including dinner, group and children’s discounts, 317-872-9664 or www.beefand

boards.com.

Dec. 7-8 — “IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE,” at Effingham Performance Center, 1325 Outer Belt West, Effingham, Ill., 7 p.m. CST Dec. 7, 2 p.m. Dec. 8. Tickets: $20 adults, $10 children 12 and under, EPC box office, on sale now. (*)

Dec. 13-15 and 20-21 — “SON OF A CHRISTMAS CAROL” and “WHEN ERNEST BELIEVED IN SANTA,” at The Phoenix Theatre, 512 Archer Ave., Marshall, Ill.,7 p.m. CST, except 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $7 adults, $5 students.

Dec. 28, 2013-Feb. 2, 2014 — “LEND ME A TENOR,” at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, 9301 Michigan Road, Indianapolis, various dates and times. Tickets: $38.50 to $63.50 including dinner, group and children’s discounts, 317-872-9664 or www.beefandboards.com.

Feb. 6-March 30, 2014 — “CATS,” at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, 9301 Michigan Road, Indianapolis, various dates and times. Tickets: $38.50 to $63.50 including dinner, group and children’s discounts, 317-872-9664 or www.beefandboards.com.

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Today-Sunday — “WICKED,” at Murat Theatre, Old National Centre, Indianapolis, various dates and times. Tickets: $153, $90, $40. (*)

Today-Dec. 15 — IRVING BERLIN’S “WHITE CHRISTMAS,” at Hedback Community Theater, 1847 N. Alabama St., Indianapolis; various days; 7:30 p.m., Sunday matinees 2:30 p.m. Reserve tickets: $10 Thursdays, $20 all others, children 10 and under $10, Footlite members $5 individual discount; 317-926-6630 or www.footlite.org.

Today-Dec. 15 — “MRS. BOB CRACHIT’S WILD CHRISTMAS BINGE,” at Theatre on the Square, 627 Massachusetts Ave., Indianapolis, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 5 p.m. Sundays. Tickets: $25 adults; $20 seniors, full-time students and active military; 317-685-8687 or www.tots.org.

Monday — THREE SHORT PLAYS: “HARRY HOOSIER SPEAKS,” “SPOTS” and “CORNFLOWER BLUE,” at Schrott Center, Butler University, 4600 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis, 7 p.m. Tickets: $7, www.butler.edu/schrott-center or 317-940-ARTS (2787).

Monday-Dec. 5 — “INDIANA NEW WORKS,” plays with Indiana writers/content, at Schrott Center, Butler University, 4600 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis, 7 p.m. Tickets: $7, students free with ID, cash at the door.

Tuesday — SCENES FROM TWO NEW PLAYS: “ELSIE & FRANCES & FAIRIES” and “UNDER A TREE AT THE END OF TIME,” at Schrott Center, Butler University, 4600 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis, 7 p.m. Tickets: $7, www.butler.edu/schrott-center or 317-940-ARTS (2787).

Wednesday — THREE SHORT PLAYS: “DILLINGER,” “CASTLE GARDENS” and “OUTSIDE PROVIDENCE,” at Schrott Center, Butler University, 4600 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis, 7 p.m. Tickets: $7, www.butler.edu/schrott-center or 317-940-ARTS (2787).

Dec. 5 — “LIGHTNING AND JELLYFISH,” at Schrott Center, Butler University, 4600 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis, 7 p.m. Tickets: $7, www.butler.edu/schrott-center or 317-940-ARTS (2787).

Dec. 5-7 — “CHRISTMAS AT THE LARK: THE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS,” by Community Theatre of Clay County, at The Lark Theater, 8 E. National Ave.; dinner buffet 6:30 p.m., show at 7:15. Tickets: $25, advance only, 812-442-6909 before Dec. 2.

Dec. 6-8, 12-15 — “BABES IN TOYLAND,” at Main Stage, Community Theatre of Terre Haute, 25th and Washington streets, 8 p.m. Dec. 6-7 and 12-14, 2:30 matinee Dec. 8 and 15. Tickets: $20 adult, $15 student/child; 812-841-1129, 812-239-9487 or www.ctth.org/orderform.htm.

Dec. 8 — MAX & RUBY in “THE NUTCRACKER SUITE,” at Murat Theatre, Old National Centre, Indianapolis, noon and 3:30 p.m. Tickets: $25-50. (*)

Dec. 10-Dec. 28 — “CHRISTMAS AT THE PUPPET STUDIO,” at Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio, 25 Henry St., Indianapolis, various dates and times. Tickets: $12, under 2 free; 317-917-9454 or www.peewinklespuppets.com.

Dec. 14 — “IT’S A WONDERFUL DEATH,” murder mystery dinner at Castle Finn Winery, 1288 N. 1200th St., Marshall, Ill.; Tickets: $40, deadline Dec. 7; reserve by calling 217-463-2600 for credit card, or visiting Castle Finn for cash/check; information www.castlefinnwinery.com.

Dec. 19 and 22 — “IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE,” at Bruebeck Theatre, Wabash Valley College, 2200 College Drive, Mount Carmel, Ill., 7 p.m. CST Dec. 19 and 1:30 p.m. Dec. 22. Tickets: $8, 618-263-5124 or seatonc@iecc.edu.

Dec. 24 — “IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE,” at Effingham Performance Center, 1325 Outer Belt West, Effingham, Ill., 10 a.m. Teachers contact 217-540-2788, ext. 233 or srueter@TheEPC.org for information and reservations. Tickets: $6, student study guides, group discounts. (*)

Jan. 25, 2014 — “INTERGALACTIC NEMESIS BOOK #1,” at Clowes Memorial Hall, 4602 Sunset Ave., Butler University, Indianapolis, 3 p.m. Tickets: $35 . (*)

Jan. 25, 2014 — “INTERGALACTIC NEMESIS BOOK #2,” at Clowes Memorial Hall, 4602 Sunset Ave., Butler University, Indianapolis, 8 p.m. Tickets: $35 . (*)

Jan. 28-29, 2014 — “THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR AND OTHER ERIC CARLE FAVOURITES,” at Clowes Memorial Hall, 4602 Sunset Ave., Butler University, Indianapolis, 10 a.m. and noon. Tickets: $15. (*)

Feb. 11-16, 2014 — “I LOVE LUCY LIVE ON STAGE,” at Murat Theatre, Old National Centre, Indianapolis, 1 p.m. Reserved tickets: $47.50, $37.50, $32.50, $25, gold circle $65, OldNationalCentre.com; group tickets 1-800-BROADWAY or LucyMuratGroups@broadway.com. (*)Feb. 20, 2014 — “CHARLOTTE’S WEB,” at Clowes Memorial Hall, 4602 Sunset Ave., Butler University, Indianapolis, 10 a.m. and noon. Tickets: $15. (*)April 8, 2014 — “FIVE LITTLE MONKEYS,” at Clowes Memorial Hall, 4602 Sunset Ave., Butler University, Indianapolis, noon. Tickets: $15. (*)April 9, 2014 — “SEUSSICAL,” at Clowes Memorial Hall, 4602 Sunset Ave., Butler University, Indianapolis, noon. Tickets: $15. (*)