Justin Vernon returns to Oxbow The Oxbow Hotel is bringing back Bon Iver-front man and part-owner of the hotel Justin Vernon for two more Lock Inn events on Thursday, Sept. 13, and Tuesday, Nov. 20. Lock Inn events feature Vernon and his bandmate Sean Carey, performing live music during a six-course dinner created by The Lakely’s chef Nathan Berg. Musical performances by Vernon’s friends are also expected to take place, according to a news release from the hotel.
Editor’s note: Cues From Katy is a list of events entertainment reporter Katy Macek thinks are worth checking out this weekend. 1. “Bad Roommates: An Improv & Stand-up Show” (doors at 8:30 p.m. today at The Plus, 208 S. Barstow St. $5, or $3 with student ID. Recommended 18 and older): We’ve all had a bad roommate experience — these local comedians will help you laugh about it. Featuring a mix of stand-up comedians telling stories and improv
Twenty years ago, a 10-year-old Katherine Rapacz stepped onto The State Theatre’s stage for the first time to take up her role in the children’s choir for the Eau Claire Children’s Theatre’s November 1998 production of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” On Sunday, July 29, after performing 29 shows at The State, she will be stepping off of it for the last time. “I can really look back on that (first show) as one of the most