Theater listings, May 9, 2013
Today-Saturday — “INTO THE WOODS,” at Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre, Carmel, 7 p.m. Thursdays to Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets: $44 adults, $34 ages 17 and younger.
Comedienne, musician Patty Waszak at Boot City May 11
Patty Waszak brings her Pigeon Forge award winning show to the Boot City Opry on May 11.
Pancakes, car washes set at John Paul II High
It will be a morning of pancakes inside and car washing outside on May 18 at Terre Haute’s John Paul II Catholic High School.
Terre Haute Community Band seeks players for summer season
The Terre Haute Community Band has put out a call for musicians in the greater Terre Haute area to join it as it prepares for the 2013 summer concert season.
Fundraiser to benefit Baptist mission team
A hog wash to benefit the summer mission team from Marshall, Ill., Baptist and First Southern Baptist of Terre Haute is set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 18 at the church an Illinois 1 and U.S. 40.
Paris teen bicycle riders rallying to battle meth
The Coalition Against Methamphetamine Abuse teen bike rally fundraiser for CAMA Teens of Edgar and Clark counties is set for June 1 at Twin Lakes Park in Paris, Ill.
‘Greater Tuna’ to open at Myers Theatre in Hillsboro next week
Myers Dinner Theatre of Hillsboro in Fountain County continues its 2013 season with “Greater Tuna,” opening on Wednesday.
Variety of art, wine, food set for Bridgeton events
The 11th annual Bridgeton, Ind., Art & Wine Fair is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
Exhibits will be located in the 1878 Barn in downtown Bridgeton.
Golf Ball Drop debuts at Sheriff’s Shootout
This year, for the 22nd Annual Sheriff’s Shootout, Hamilton Center on Friday is hosting its first Golf Ball Drop.
Brazil run/walk to aid in feeding hungry citizens
Food For Families “Running On Empty” 5K run/walk is scheduled for 8 a.m. on May 27 at the track in Forest Park in Brazil.
Events offer discussion of river-city connections
“Turn to the River: A Community Conversation” is scheduled for May 21 at the Girl Scout Program Center in Fairbanks Park.
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Scott Hinton’s photos take focus at Vigo Library
River City Art Association and the Vigo County Public Library are featuring photography by Scott Hinton throughout May in the library at Seventh and Poplar streets.
Hinton is a self-taught photographer and artist whose main focus is nature-inspired pictures and paintings.
Halcyon Gallery featuring Terre Haute native Maraldo’s artwork
An exhibit titled “Words Flow Into Water” is scheduled to open at 7 p.m. Friday at the Halcyon Gallery, 25 S. Seventh St. The show continues through May 25.
Wall Clocks coming to Verve May 11
A group called The Wall Clocks, twice voted Ambassador Magazine’s “best Detroit band,” is scheduled to play at 9 p.m on May 11 at The Verve, 677 Wabash Ave.
Murder on ‘Disoriented Express’ on track for May 31
There’s been a murder on the Disoriented Express, and a variety of criminal minds have been called in to help — Sherlock Holmes, Charlie Chan, Lieutenant Columbo, Barney Fife and even Charlie’s Angels.
Will they solve the crime first or will you?
Art guild’s annual spring show at mall May 3-5
The Wabash Valley Art Guild plans to host its 36th Annual Spring Show on Friday through Sunday at Honey Creek Mall.
TH North to stage student-written play on May 9
Terre Haute North Vigo High School students will present an original black box-style theater production of “Speak Now” at 6:30 p.m. on May 9 at the school’s auditorium.
Shawnee Theatre’s 54th season to debut with musical review ‘The Taffetas’ on June 13
The Shawnee Theatre of Bloomfield will open its 54th season with the 1950’s musical review, “The Taffetas!” on June 13.
Chorale to celebrate river at May 14 event
The Farrington Grove Chorale — directed by Nancy Cobb Lippens assisted by James Hershberger — is scheduled to present a program titled “Celebrating the River” at 7 p.m. on May 14, at Unity Presbyterian Church, 1207 E. Springhill Drive.
Indiana Artisan works on display at Clabber Girl
Combining the strength of their individual artwork into exhibitions of exceptional depth, 29 Indiana Artisans have partnered on Indiana Artisan: Paintings and Drawings.
Ten Indiana Artisans have continued the statewide series as the Clabber Girl Gallery opened the exhibit on Tuesday. It will continue through May 30.
Auditions May 20-21 for ‘The Wizard of Oz’
The Maple Avenue Players plan to hold auditions at 7 p.m. May 20 and 21 in the Family Life Center at 12th Street and Maple Avenue in Terre Haute for a summer production of “The Wizard of Oz.”
Brazil Concert Band starting season with rehearsal sessions
The Brazil Concert Band will begin its 155th year of continuous performances with rehearsals at Northview High School at 7 p.m. on May 14 and May 21.
Covered Bridge Gallery lists winners
The Covered Bridge Art Gallery celebrated its Spring Art Show and the grand opening of its renovated second floor on April 28 at 124 W. Ohio St. in Rockville.
Summer theater workshops at Lincoln Trail accepting registrations
Registration is under way for Lincoln Trail College’s Children’s Summer Theater.
The theater workshop will be conducted from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday through Friday, June 3 to 28. Students entering grades one through nine this fall are invited to audition for roles in this summer’s production, “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” Performances will be at 7 p.m. June 28 and 29.
Indiana state parks offering Welcome Back events
Indiana’s 24 state parks and eight reservoirs are celebrating Welcome Back Weekend, Friday through Sunday, May 3-5, with special outdoor recreational events and hands-on programs.
Tarble exhibits feature Illinois Civil War soldier, Caribbean folk art
A Tarble Arts Center exhibit titled “Experiences of the Illinois Civil War Soldier: Reflections through Art and Artifacts” will be on display through July 7 in the Tarble’s Gallery.
The current class of Eastern Illinois University’s historical administration graduate program curated the exhibition.
Country classics on tap from Boot City band on May 4
TJ Thomas & Kentucky Strait is scheduled to perform country classics at 7 p.m. on Saturday at the Boot City Opry.
‘Broadway Cabaret’ on stage May 10-11
The Maple Avenue Musical Theatre is scheduled to present “A Broadway Cabaret” at 6:30 p.m., May 10 and 11 at 12th Street and Maple Avenue.
Hog roast fundraiser May 6 to benefit 12-year-old patient
A hog roast fundraiser to benefit 12-year-old Chloee Hurst is set for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday at the Indiana State University Welcome Center parking lot.
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