Today and Friday — “THE NUTCRACKER,” at Clowes Memorial Hall, Indianapolis. (*)
Today and Friday — “SEUSSICAL,” at Hedback Community Theatre, Indianapolis, 7:30 p.m., Thursday, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2:30 p.m. Sundays. Tickets: $10 Thursday only, $20 all other shows.
Today-Saturday — “BYE BYE BIRDIE,” at Terre Haute North Vigo High School, 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 3 p.m. Saturday. Tickets: $8. Call 812-462-4312.
Today-Dec. 22 — “DON WE NOW OUR GAY APPAREL 3-D: CHRISTMAS IN YOUR FACE 3D,” at Theatre on the Square, Indianapolis. Call 317-685-8687.
Friday — “THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS,” at Charleston Alley Theatre, 718 Monroe Ave., Charleston, Ill. Other shows: Dec. 1-2. 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $8. Call 217-345-2287.
Friday-Dec. 9 — “NUNCRACKERS,” at Community Theatre of Terre Haute, 1431 S. 25th St. Other shows: Oct. 4-7. For tickets and show times visit www.ctth.org or call 812-232-7172.
Sunday — “MAX & RUBY-NUTCRACKER SUITE,”at Murat Theatre, Old National Centre, Indianapolis, noon and 3:30 p.m. Tickets: $22, $18, and $11 and on sale now. Call 317-231-0000.
Dec. 6-8 — “CHRISTMAS AT THE LARK: A TAPESTRY OF LIGHT,” at Community Theatre of Clay County, 8 East National Ave., Brazil. Call 812-442-6909.
Dec. 7-9 — “THE NERD,” at Old Town Players Theatre and Arts Center, Vincennnes, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sundays. Other Shows: Dec. 14-16. Visit www.old
townplayers.org for more information.
Dec. 10 — “MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET,” at Tilson Auditorium, Indiana State University, 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $20 and $18 adults; $15 and $10 faculty/staff and $5 youth. Call 1-800-745-3000.
Dec. 11 — “12 GIFTS OF CHRISTMAS,” pre-recored live event, at Terre Haute Showplace 12, 3153 S. Third Place. Tickets available at theater box office. Visit www.
FathomEvents.com for show details.
Dec. 11-22 — “CHRISTMAS AT THE PUPPET STUDIO,” at Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio, Indianapolis. Other Shows: Dec. 27. Tickets: $10 ages 2 and older. Call 317-917-9454.
Dec. 14-Jan. 5 — “JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT,” at Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre, Carmel. Call 317-843-3800.
Dec. 15 — “YULETIDE HOMICIDE,” dinner theater and wine tasting at Castle Finnn Vineyard and Winery, Marshall, Ill., 5:30 p.m. Tickets: $40. Call 217-463-2600.
Dec. 28-Feb. 3 — “ARSENIC & OLD LACE,” at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, Indianapolis. Tickets: $37.50 to $62.50. Call 317-872-9664.
Jan. 3-5 — “SPANK! THE FIFTY SHADES PARODY, A LAUGH-OUT-LOUD MUSICAL,” at Egyptian Room at Old National Centre, Indianapolis, 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 6 p.m. Saturday. Tickets: $37.50 reserved seats. (*)
Jan. 4-26 — “OFFICE HOURS,” at Theatre on the Square, Indianapolis. Tickets: $25 adults and $20 seniors, students and active military. Call 317-685-8687.
Jan. 9-27 — “JERSEY BOYS,” at Old National Centre, Indianapolis, 7:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays and 2 and 8 p.m. Saturdays. Call 1-800-793-7469.
Jan. 11-13 — “THE LAST FIVE YEARS,” at Hedback Community Theatre, Indianapolis. Other Shows: Jan. 18-20 and Jan. 25-27. Call 317-926-6630.
Today and Friday — “THE NUTCRACKER,” at Clowes Memorial Hall, Indianapolis. (*)
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.
‘Piano Pumpin’ Wild Man’ at Opry July 12
Jason D. Williams brings his “Piano Pumpin’, Wild Man” show to Boot City Opry on Saturday.
Show time is 7 p.m. General admission is $20.
Paris splash park now open daily
A new splash park opened July 4 in West Twin Lakes Park at Paris, Ill.
Band to present ‘Musical Vacation’ July 13
The Brazil Concert Band will present “A Musical Vacation” at 8 p.m. Sunday at Forest Park.
Our presentation takes concert-goers to Paris, London, New York City, the islands of the Caribbean and Hawaii, and it’s loaded with musical memories.
Clark County 4-H’ers prepare for fair; activities begin July 19
The Martinsville Fairgrounds will be the site of this year’s Clark County 4-H Fair scheduled July 19 through 23.
Former Rockville teacher, award-winning author publishes new book
Old teachers never retire; they just find new ways to teach. And that is true for former Rockville Jr./Sr. High School English and psychology teacher, Lu Ann Brobst Staheli.
Dive-in movie July 11 at Deming Park
The next dive-in movie at Deming Park pool is Friday. The pool will open at 7:30 p.m. and the showing of “Despicable Me 2” will begin when it gets dark.
Clark Optimists plan fish fry July 12
The Clark County Optimist Club will serve up its annual fish fry from 4 to 8 p.m. CDT Saturday in VFW Post 5975 at 112 N. Fifth St. in Marshall, Ill.
Korean War weekend coming to Fort Harrison State Park July 12-13
The Museum of 20th Century Warfare and the staff at Fort Harrison State Park will honor Korean War veterans with Korean War exhibits on Saturday and Sunday. The museum and the exhibit will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days.
Marshall City Band to perform July 11
The Marshall (Ill.) City Band will perform a concert at 8 p.m. Friday on the Clark County Courthouse lawn.
St. Ben’s plans Community Festival July 11-12
St. Benedict Church is planning its 17th annual Community Festival for Friday and Saturday at Ninth and Ohio streets. Activities are scheduled from 5 p.m. to midnight both evenings.
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Ohio Boulevard home built to promote 1948 movie
It isn’t often that you get to meet a movie star right here in Terre Haute, but on July 20 you’ll have the chance to do just that — almost.
St. Ben’s plans Community Festival July 11, 12
St. Benedict Church is planning its 17th annual Community Festival for July 11 and 12 at Ninth and Ohio streets. Activities are scheduled from 5 p.m. to midnight both evenings.
Lieber SRA to host volleyball tourney July 12
Lieber State Recreation Area’s annual 3-on-3 volleyball tournament will be July 12.
The tournament will start at 4 p.m. at the pool. Registration will begin at 3:30.
Lieber SRA is at 1317 W. Lieber Road, Cloverdale. For more details visit stateparks.IN.gov/2960.htm.
Block Party vendors needed
Downtown Terre Haute is planning its 2014 Downtown Terre Haute Block Party and is seeking area artists to participate as vendors.
Bridge Center to offer lessons July 10
Bridge is a card game that was invented more than 100 years ago and is still being played today.
Free gospel concert July 6 at Martinsville Ag Fair
Steve Ladd and his band will present a free gospel concert in front of the Martinsville Agricultural Fair Grandstands at 7 p.m. Sunday. In the event the weather is not suitable for the outdoor concert, it will be moved to the Martinsville High School gymnasium.
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