Friday-Sept. 21 — “PIPPIN,” at Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre, 3 Center Green, Suite 200, Carmel, various dates and times. Tickets: $46.50 adults, $36.50 youth to age 18, www.civictheatre.org, on sale now.
Sunday — “THE LEGEND OF WILEY JAKE,” at North Terre Haute Christian Church, 3133 E. Park Ave., 7 p.m., after chili cook-off at 5. Tickets: free.
Sept. 13 and 14 — “SHORT SCENES/LONG LAUGHS,” Community Theatre of Clay County, 8 E. National Ave., Brazil; dessert theatre 6:30 p.m., play 7:15. Tickets: $15, 812-442-6909, on sale now.
Today-Sept. 18 — “FATHER OF THE BRIDE,” at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, Indianapolis; for complete list of dates and showtimes, visit www.beefandboards.com. Tickets: $37.50 to $62.50, 317-872-9664.
Today-Oct. 19 — “PLAIN AND FANCY,” at The Round Barn Theatre, Nappanee, dates and times vary. Tickets: $6.95 to $46.23, www.amishacres.com.
Sept. 13 — “NUNSENSE A-MEN!” Theatre on the Square, 627 Massachusetts Avenue, Indianapolis, 8 p.m. Tickets: $25 adults; $20 seniors, full-time students and active military; 317-685-8687 or www.tots.org.
Sept. 18-28 — “PEEWINKLE GOES FISHING,” Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio, 25 Henry St., Indianapolis, 10 a.m.; call 317-917-9454 or visit peewinkle
puppets.com for days and additional times. Tickets: $8 weekdays, $10 weekends, under 2 free, peewinkle
Sept. 19 — “ARE THERE MORE OF YOU?” Schrott Center, Butler University, 4600 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis, 7 p.m. Tickets: $8 general, $5 students with ID, cash at the door.
Sept. 20 — “GALILEO,” Schrott Center, Butler University, 4600 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis, 7 p.m. Tickets: $8 general, $5 students with ID, cash at the door.
Sept. 21 — “ARE THERE MORE OF YOU?” AND “GALILEO” DOUBLE BILL, Schrott Center, Butler University, 4600 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis, 7 p.m. Tickets: $12 general, $7 students with ID, cash at the door.
Sept. 27-29, Oct. 4-6 — “AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’,” Main Stage, Community Theatre of Terre Haute, 25th and Washington streets, 8 p.m. Sept. 27-28 and Oct. 4-5, 2:30 matinee Sept. 29 and Oct. 6. Tickets: $20, $50 for season, email@example.com, 812-841-1129, 812-239-9487, www.ctth.org/OrderForm.htm.
Sept. 28-Oct. 27 — “THE SLIGHTLY HAUNTED PUPPET THEATRE,” Melchior Marionette Theatre, South Van Buren Street, Nashville, Ind., 1 and 3 p.m. Friday through Sunday; for additional times call 800-849-4853 or visit www.melchior
marionettes.com. Tickets: $5, ages 2 and under free, at theater before shows.
Oct. 3-Nov. 24 — “LES MISERABLES,” at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, Indianapolis; for complete list of dates and showtimes, visit www.beefandboards.com. Tickets: $37.50 to $62.50, 317-872-9664.
Oct. 11-Nov. 9 — “WINNIE THE POOH,” at Beef & Boards, Indianapolis; for complete list of dates and showtimes, visit www.beefandboards.com. Tickets: $15.50, 317-872-9664.
Oct. 12-27 — “THE SLIGHTLY HAUNTED PUPPET THEATRE,” Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio, 25 Henry St., Indianapolis, call 317-917-9454 or visit www.peewinklepuppets.
com for dates and times. Tickets: $8 weekdays, $10 weekends, under 2 free, www.peewinklepuppets.com.
Oct. 25-27 — “TALLEY’S FOLLEY,” Oakley Stage, Community Theatre of Terre Haute, 25th and Washington streets, 8 p.m. Oct 25-26, 2:30 matinee Oct. 27. Tickets: $7, firstname.lastname@example.org, 812-841-1129, 812-239-9487, www.ctth.org/OrderForm.htm.
Habitat Cruise In set for July 26 in Brazil
Habitat for Humanity of Clay County has set its Brazil Kroger Cruise In for 5 to 9 p.m. July 26 on the Kroger parking lot, east of Brazil on U.S. 40.
Scoop up some blueberries, live music
Terre Foods Cooperative Market will present the sixth annual Blueberry Festival from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, at Central Presbyterian Church, 125 N. Seventh St.
Blueberry compote sundaes will be available for $5.
‘On the Banks of the Wabash’ band festival set
Seven bands from Indiana and Kentucky will join the Terre Haute Community Band and special guest Gymnasium Heide-Ost Symphonic Band from Heide, Germany, to present the fourth annual “On the Banks of the Wabash” Community Band Festival on Friday and Saturday. Five bands are making their first appearance at the festival. All concerts are at Fairbanks Park and are free.
Crossroads Rep offers a different show each night
Patrons still have time to see all four shows in this summer’s Crossroads Repertory Theatre season at Indiana State University. During the final two weeks of the season, a different play is presented each evening, with a Sunday matinee.
Experience pioneer life July 19 at Turkey Run Heritage Festival
Turkey Run State Park will host the Pioneer Heritage Festival on Saturday, a chance to experience the 19th century.
A variety of hands-on activities will be available for visitors to try and to enjoy.
Concert band to add a little bluegrass July 20
The Brazil Concert Band is scheduled to present “OK! … Yellow Hammer!” on Sunday at the special time of 7 p.m. at Forest Park.
Firefighters plan Aug. 16 fish fry
The Shepardsville Volunteer Fire Department has planned a fish fry fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m. on Aug. 16 in the Shepardsville firehouse.
Author receives honor for children’s book on Saint Mother Theodore
Mary K. Doyle has written many books. But she had never attempted to write a children’s book.
However, her first one, “Saint Theodora and her Promise to God,” was recently honored by placing fourth in a contest conducted by the Catholic Press Association.
‘Accidental Love’ author at Open Door July 21
Switz City writer Ralph W. Roach, author of “Accidental Love,” will be available to sign copies of his book from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The event will take place at the Open Door Christian Bookstore, 3125 S. Third Place.
Join SPPRAK for photo at July 25 Rex game
SPPRAK Night will be 7 p.m. July 25 during the Terre Haute Rex game at Bob Warn Field. Five hundred people, all wearing the same glasses, will get their picture taken.
The first 500 fans will receive a pair of SPPRAK glasses and gather on the field after the game for a group photo.
- Live events listing: July 17, 2014
Special presentation of ‘Coming to See Aunt Sophie’ at CANDLES
CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center has been given the opportunity to host the production “Coming to See Aunt Sophie” at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday. The performance will be free.
Gaslight Art Colony to feature recycled art July 19-Aug. 9
Gaslight Art Colony is featuring the artwork of Palestine, Ill., artist Steve Meadows.
The exhibit is scheduled to be at the gallery from Saturday through Aug. 9. An artist’s reception is planned for 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday.
Marlinaires to return July 19 to Opry
After a three-year absence, The Marlinaires will return to the Boot City Opry stage at 7 p.m. Saturday. A general admission ticket is $15.
The Lesters Gospel group to perform July 21
The Lesters, also known as “St. Louis’ First Family of Gospel Music,” will present an evening of music at 7 p.m. Monday at The Marshall (Ind.) Baptist Church, 204 E. Guion Road (Indiana 236) in Marshall.
Pork chop dinner set July 26 at Zorah Shrine
Daughters of the Nile, a nonprofit group, will have a pork chop dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. July 26 at the Zorah Shrine Center, 420 N. Seventh St.
Lost Creek Grove plans July 19 open house
The Lost Creek Community Grove Restoration and Preservation Foundation will celebrate another summer season with its annual open house, Community Day, from 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday at 6630 Haythorne Ave.
- Museums/Exhibitions: July 17, 2014
- Theater listings: July 17, 2014
- Concert listings: July 17, 2014
Country act Parmalee to perform at Hi-99 Summer Bash
The Carolinas lie more than 500 miles from Terre Haute, but a musical slice of that region is coming to town.
‘Rosencrantz and Guildenstern’ to open at Crossroads Rep
The fourth week of the summer season at Crossroads Repertory Theatre brings the modern classic by Tom Stoppard, “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead.”
Art Guild plans Aug. 16 Art in the Park
The Wabash Valley Art Guild will host its 13th annual Art in the Park on Aug. 16 in Fairbanks Park at Terre Haute. Events will include an artists’ market and a plein air painting competition followed by the Terre Haute Community Band concert.
Arts Illiana seeking entries July 17-19 for Wildlife & Wilderness Wonders of the World
Arts Illiana invites area artists to enter artwork in its Wildlife & Wilderness Wonders of the World exhibition. An opening reception is planned from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 1.
Swope announces winners in annual juried exhibition
Award winners for the Swope Art Museum’s “70th Annual Wabash Valley Juried Exhibition” were announced June 28 during the exhibition’s opening reception.
Check out exhibits, livestock, shows July 18-23 at Edgar County 4-H fair
Edgar County 4-H’ers are busy finishing up project exhibits for the 2014 4-H show. The fair kicks off July 18 at the Edgar County Fairgrounds and continues through July 23.
Jamin’ for the Cure July 25 at Fairbanks Park
Jamin’ for the Cure, set for 6 p.m. until midnight July 25 in Fairbanks Park, will feature area bands Dicky James, Blue Town, Acoustic Dogg and Southland. There also will be three area food vendors and a beer garden.
Junior Achievement to host luau July 24
Junior Achievement of the Wabash Valley will host its 50th anniversary luau from 5 to 8 p.m. July 24 in the Ohio Building at 672 Ohio St. in Terre Haute.
Hear ‘Jack Tales’ July 17 at Marshall Library
The ACTT Troupe of the Phoenix Theatre will bring the storytelling experience of “The Jack Tales,” taken from the folklore of the Blue Ridge Mountains, to the Marshall (Ill.) Public Library. This free event, spotlighting the tale of “Jack’s Adventures with the King’s Girl,” will take place at 6:30 p.m. CDT on July 17.
Gymnasium Heide-Ost Symphonic Band to perform July 18-19 at festival
Terre Haute Community Band Inc. has been selected to host the Gymnasium Heide-Ost Symphonic Band from Germany at the fourth annual “On the Banks of the Wabash” Community Band Festival on July 18 and 19 in Fairbanks Park.
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