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Entertainment Calendar: Your guide to local events

A listing of events, concerts and performances in Elkhart County and surrounding area.
Posted on Nov. 6, 2013 at 12:00 a.m. | Updated on Nov. 6, 2013 at 5:31 p.m.

EVENTS

GOSHEN NOON KIWANIS:The 2013-14 Travelogue Series continues with the film “Madagascar” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, in the Goshen Middle School auditorium, 1216 S. Indiana Ave. Admission. Information: Deb Jones at 536-6091.

LERNER THEATER: Tickets are on sale for the 6:30 p.m. Dec. 19 showing of “Mary of Nazareth” hosted by Knights of Columbus St. Jude Council 1043 at the theater, 410 S. Main St., Elkhart. Tickets: www.thelerner.com or www.koc1043.org.

STARRY NIGHT PARADE: The City of Elkhart Starry Night parade will be Dec. 7 in downtown Elkhart.

U.S. MARINE CORPS BIRTHDAY PARTY: A celebration of the 238th birthday of the U.S. Marine Corps will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at the Elks Lodge, 116 W. Bristol St., Elkhart. Tickets: $30. Bring a new unwrapped toy to donate to Toys for Tots. THEATER

AMISH ACRES ROUND BARN THEATRE

Ÿ “Arsenic and Old Lace” runs through Sunday, Nov. 10.

Ÿ “The Wizard of Oz” runs from Nov. 15 through Dec. 31.

Tickets and information: 800-800-4942, ext. 2, or amishacres.com. Amish Acres is at 1600 W. Market St., Nappanee.

ELKHART CIVIC THEATRE: “Monty Python’s Spamalot” will be performed at 8 p.m. Nov. 8, 9, 15, 16, 22 and 23 and at 3 p.m. Nov. 17 at the Bristol Opera House, 210 E. Vistula St., Bristol. Tickets and information: 848-4116 or www.elkhartcivictheatre.org.

GOSHEN COLLEGE: “Wit” will be performed at 8 p.m. Nov. 8, 15 and 16 and at 3 p.m. Nov. 10 and 17 in the Umble Center. At 1700 S. Main St., Goshen. Information: 535-7361 or gcmusiccenter.org.

NEW WORLD ARTS

Ÿ “Funny Boo Boo Redneck Comedy” will be performed at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9.

Ÿ “Sylvia” by A.R. Gurney will be performed at 8 p.m. Nov. 15, 16, 22 and 23 and at 3 p.m. Nov. 24.

New World Arts is at 211 S. Main St., Goshen. Information: newworldarts.org/improv.

PUPPET PARLOR THEATRE: Show times are at 1 and 4 p.m. Fridays, 1 and 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, and private groups only on Wednesdays. Information: 219-210-3428.

SOUTH BEND CIVIC THEATRE: “Perfect Mendacity” — Warner Studio Nov. 8-17. Information and tickets: 234-1112 or www.sbct.org. The theater is at 403 N. Main St., South Bend.

CONCERTS

BLUE GATE THEATER

Ÿ Nov. 8-9: Chuck Wagon

Ÿ Nov. 15: Soul’d Out Quartet Ÿ Nov. 22: Lewis Tradition and Doyle Lawson

Ÿ “The Confession” runs until Dec. 7.

Information: 888-447-4725. The theater is at 175 N. Van Buren St., Shipshewana.

DAS DUTCHMAN ESSENHAUS: The Hoosier Harmony Quartet will perform at 7 p.m. Nov. 16 in the Heritage Hall on the Essenhaus campus, 240 U.S. 20, Middlebury. Tickets and information: 800-455-9471 or www.essenhaus.com.

GOSHEN COLLEGE

Ÿ Nov. 9: The Goshen College and Goshen High School choirs will perform “Carmina Burana” at 7:30 p.m. in Sauder Concert Hall.

Ÿ Nov. 19: Student Chamber recital at 7:30 p.m. in Sauder Concert Hall.

Ÿ Nov. 22: Vienna Boys Choir at 7:30 p.m. in Sauder Concert Hall.

At 1700 S. Main St., Goshen. Information: 535-7361 or gcmusiccenter.org.

IGNITION GARAGE: Will Johnson with opener Ernie Hendrickson will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12. Ignition Garage is at 120 E. Washington St., Goshen. Information: ignitionmusic.net.

RUTHMERE FALL CONCERT SERIES: Nov. 15 — “Rising Star” featuring Gordon Sill, Gracie Schutz and Joe Coman at 7 p.m. Admission. Refreshments served after each performance. Information and reservations: Jennifer at 264-0330, ext. 104. The museum is at 302 E. Beardsley Ave., Elkhart.

LECTURES/CLASSES/WORKSHOPS

APPALACHIAN CLOG DANCING CLASSES: Classes will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Dec. 5 at Prairieview Missionary Church, 2612 Dierdorf Road, Goshen. Information: Becky at 773-3569, Maribeth at 825-9672 or Sharon at 457-2258.

LINTON’S ENCHANTED GARDENS: Nov. 16 — Seminar on creating themed Christmas trees at the gardens, 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart.

MIDWEST MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART

Noontime Talks

Ÿ Nov. 7: Regional artist speaker.

Ÿ Nov. 14: Regional artist speaker.

Ÿ Nov. 21: Regional artist speaker.

Talks are every Thursday from 12:20 to 1 p.m. and are free. Information and registration: 293-6660 or www.midwestmuseum.us. The museum is at 429 S. Main St., Elkhart.

EXHIBITS

ELKHART COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM

Ÿ Top It Off with a Hat exhibit — Runs through the end of 2013.

Ÿ Partly Dave Coffee House exhibit — Runs until September 2014.

Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday. Information: www.elkhartcountyhistory.org. The museum is at 304 W. Vistula St., Bristol.

GOSHEN COLLEGE

Ÿ The Jason Lahr and Krista Hoefle exhibits will be on display from Sunday, Nov. 10, to Dec. 29 in the Hershberger Gallery. An opening reception will be at 2 p.m. Nov. 10.

Ÿ The “Imagining Community” exhibit will be on display until Nov. 16 in the Good Library.

Information: www.goshen.edu/news. The college is at 1700 S. Main St., Goshen.

HALL OF HEROES SUPER HERO MUSEUM: Thor Day will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at the museum, 58005 C.R. 105, Elkhart. Thor, Iron Man and Captain America will be available for photos. Admission. Information: 293-0755.

NATIONAL NEW YORK CENTRAL RAILROAD MUSEUM: Exhibits include the Stanley Bell Model Railroad Collection, which includes a five-track model train layout, The Mohawk 3001 NYC Steam Engine and interactive exhibits. The museum is at 721 S. Main St., Elkhart.

WOODLAWN NATURE CENTER: The exhibit “Fossils of the Michigan Basin” will be on display Saturday, Nov. 9, until March 9, 2014, at the center, 604 Woodlawn Ave., Elkhart.

NIGHT LIFE

BARNEY’S BAR: Barney’s Bar and DJ Killa Keebz will host trivia nights covering sports and music for prizes from 7 to 11 p.m. Tuesdays at the bar, 2700 Hammond Ave. No cover. Information: 387-7882 or info@djkillakeebz.com.

BEEF ‘O’ BRADY’S: Marty Miles will perform a solo show at 9 p.m. Nov. 15 at the restaurant, 12749 S.R. 23, Granger.

BETWEEN THE BUNS: Open Mic Night with Ground Control will be at 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the restaurant, 1720 Lincolnway W., Osceola.

FIDDLER’S HEARTH

Thursday, Nov. 7: Tommy Miller Band

Friday, Nov. 8: Three Men in Kilts

Saturday, Nov. 9: ND at Pittsburgh

In the restaurant at 127 N. Main St., South Bend. Information: 232-2853 or www.fiddlershearth.com.

ROCK BOTTOM BAR: Bryan Barr sings and plays from 7 to 10 p.m. Tuesdays, with karaoke set up for guests interested in singing along. Information: 294-8888. The bar is at 2220 S. Nappanee St., Elkhart.

SPORTS TIME PUB AND GRILL: JT Buffett: Island Music plays from 6 to 9 p.m. Fridays. The restaurant is at 56199 Parkway Ave., Elkhart. Information: 970-5940.

KARAOKE

BARNEY’S BAR: Thursday, Friday and Saturday

BOLT’S: Friday and Saturday

BOWLY’S CRYSTAL BAR: Saturday

CHICAGO GRILL & BAR: Wednesday

CONSTANT SPRING: Wednesday

GARVER LAKE BAR & GRILL: Thursday and Saturday

PHYL’S CORNER: Friday and Saturday

SIGNATURE LANES/CLUB 300: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday

VFW POST 88: 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday

ALSO IN THE AREA

INDIANA

Michigan City

BLUE CHIP CASINO: Bret Michaels will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at the casino, 777 Blue Chip Drive. Must be 21 or older.

Mishawaka

BETHEL COLLEGE: Clarence Gilyard will guest direct performances of “The Diary of Anne Frank” at the college, 1001 Bethel Circle. Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, in the Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center–Auditorium.

South Bend

CENTER FOR HISTORY

Ÿ Free admission for veterans and their families on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

Ÿ An exhibit on the Fighting Irish band will run until August 2014.

The museum is at 808 W. Washington St. Information: 235-9664 or www.centerforhistory.org.

IU SOUTH BEND

Ÿ The IUSB Jazz Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, in the campus auditorium in Northside Hall.

Ÿ The IUSB Gospel Choir will perform at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, in the campus auditorium in Northside Hall.

Ÿ The IUSB Philharmonic will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, in the campus auditorium in Northside Hall.

Ÿ The Euclid Quartet will perform at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 in the campus auditorium in Northside Hall.

Ÿ An alumni exhibition will be on display through Nov. 16 in the Art Gallery in the Education and Arts Building.

Information: 520-4203 or arts.iusb.edu. IUSB is at 1700 W. Mishawaka Ave.

MORRIS PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

Ÿ Nov. 10 — “Menopause the Musical” at 3 p.m.

Ÿ Nov. 12 — “In the Mood” at 2 and 7 p.m.

Ÿ Tickets are on sale for the April 12, 2014, performance of Red Green.

Tickets: Box office at 235-9190 or 800-537-6415 or www.MorrisCenter.org. The theater is at 211 N. Michigan St.

SOUTH BEND MUSEUM OF ART

Ÿ The Ansel Adams exhibit “Masterworks” will be on display until Jan. 12, 2014.

Ÿ A photography exhibit on “The Role of Place” will be on display through Dec. 1.

The museum is at 120 S. Saint Joseph St.

STUDEBAKER NATIONAL MUSEUM AND THE CENTER FOR HISTORY

Ÿ Free admission for veterans and their families on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

Ÿ The Knute Rockne exhibit will be on display until Dec. 1.

Information: Call 235-9714 or visit www.studebakermuseum.org. The museum is at 201 S. Chapin St.

TIPPECANOE PLACE: “The Last Will and Testament of a Millionaire,” an interactive mystery dinner, will be at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 16 at the restaurant, 620 Washington St. Reservations recommended. Information: 234-9077

UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME: Performances of “Cabaret” will be at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13-16 and at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 16 and 17 in the Decio Mainstage Theater in the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center on the university campus. Admission. Information and tickets: performingarts.nd.edu.

Warsaw

WAGON WHEEL THEATRE: The Southern Fried Chicks and their Cage-Free Comedy Tour will be performed at the theater at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8. Admission. The theater is at 2515 E. Center St. Information: 267-8041 or www.wagonwheeltheatre.org.

MICHIGAN

Buchanan

BUCHANAN ART CENTER: Gallery hours are from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Edwardsburg

FIRESIDE TAP AND GRILL: South of Somewhere performs from 9 p.m. to midnight Thursdays at the bar, 69245 Maple St. No cover charge. Information: 269-414-4103.

New Buffalo

FOUR WINDS CASINO: Tickets are on sale for the Dec. 7 Michael Bolton concert in the Silver Creek Event Center at the casino, 11111 Wilson Road. Tickets: 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

Niles

FERNWOOD BOTANICAL GARDENS AND NATURE PRESERVE: Registration is open for the environmental studies program for the 2013-14 season. Information: Wendy Jones at 269-695-6491. Fernwood’s hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Information: 269-695-6491 or www.fernwoodbotanical.org. The gardens are at 13988 Range Line Road.

The Entertainment Calendar appears each Thursday in The Elkhart Truth. Deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. Mondays. Notice of upcoming concerts, theater performances, exhibits and events may be submitted at www.elkharttruth.com/calendar. For questions contact Joe Kuharic at 296-5861.




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