BARRON -- "Raggedy Ann and Andy: A Musical Adventure" opens at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 5, at Barron Area Community Center.
Although blues musician Howard “Guitar” Luedtke has reached the destination in his 50-year search for his musical idol, he’s still enjoying the journey.
Back in 2011, at the post-production party for the premiere of Jerry Way’s “Chippewa Falls 1869: The Musical,” one of the participants noted that the city’s 150th anniversary would occur in eight years and present an opportunity to restage the show.
Joe Niese will present “From a Western Wisconsin Farm to the World Series: The Story of Burleigh Grimes and Andy Pafko” from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Chippewa Valley Museum in Carson Park.
Tuatha Dea, billed as billed as pure Appalachian gypsy rock, will perform at 8 p.m. Monday at The Plus, 208 S. Barstow St.
ALMA -- The annual “Meet the Vikings” event will be from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at Castlerock Museum in Alma.
Comedian L.E. Zarling will perform her improvised one-person show "Wisconsin Laugh Trip" at 6 p.m. Saturday at The Venue, Graham Ave.
The comedian Godfrey will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday at Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts. 205 Main St. E., Menomonie.
MENOMONIE -- Poet Joyce Ash will read from her new book “Beautiful Fire” and answer questions from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Monday in Ballroom B of the Memorial Student Center at UW-Stout.
• A Sunday Page 1F story incorrectly spelled the last name of Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra violinist Robin Fossum.
Eau Claire's own Torch Sisters aerobatic troupe will present their first evening length work, "La Caverne," at 9 p.m. Friday in Pablo Center at the Confluence's Jamf Theatre 128 Graham Ave.
"Waldemar Ager: Conversations about Immigrant Identity," a series of programs remembering the author and editor, will be presented Friday and Saturday in Eau Claire.
The Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra’s performance this week will give one of the musicians a chance to combine her love of music with pride in her Norwegian heritage.
Irish music, dancing and other revelry at two events will help celebrate Patrick’s Day on Saturday in Eau Claire.
The Master Singers’ upcoming concerts can be seen as a sort of musical journey, and the Eau Claire-based choir is traveling many actual miles for one of the performances.
A series of programs on the legacy of Chippewa Valley author and editor Waldemar Ager will be presented Friday, March 22, and Saturday, March 23, in Eau Claire.
“Writers Read” will feature an open mic featuring Beat poetry Thursday, March 21, at L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, 400 Eau Claire St.
Singer/songwriter Warren Nelson, violinist Randy Sabien and cellist-guitarist Ed Willett will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday at The Park Center in Hayward.
Peter Phippen says he’s not in a hurry to put out another solo album featuring his playing of traditional flutes. But listeners can hear the Eau Claire musician’s signature sound on three prominent releases.
NEILLSVILLE -- Neillsville Area Players will present a dinner theater production of “The Sound of Murder” the next two weekends at the Clark Cultural Art Center, 201 E. Fourth St.
Fiddler Tatiana Hargreaves and banjo player Allison de Groot will present a workshop and concert Friday in Eau Claire.
Entries are being accepted for the 15th Rockonsin, a statewide youth garage-band competition.
A reading and discussion with poet Dasha Kelly Hamilton is at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in Pablo Center at the Confluence's Clearwater Recital Hall, 128 Graham Ave.
Rock band Supersuckers will perform as part of the group’s 30th anniversary tour at 7 p.m. Sunday at The Plus, 208 S. Barstow St.
The Eau Claire Children’s Theatre production of the musical “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” presents what the group strives for in its audiences and its casts.
CHIPPEWA FALLS -- The Chippewa Valley Community Chorus will perform two concerts titled "The Spirit of Unity" this weekend at Heyde Center for the Arts, 3 S. High St.
• A story on Sunday's Page 1F gave the incorrect price for seniors' tickets to the Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild production of "Caught in the Net." Tickets cost $25 for adults and seniors and $12 for youth and students. To buy tickets call 715-832-7529 or go to cvtg.org.
With the weather ridiculous in a bad way, theater audiences may be interested in a production that’s ridiculous in a good way.
Celtic band Gaelic Storm will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in Pablo Center at the Confluence's RCU Theatre, 128 Graham Ave.
Nickolas Butler will make two appearances Monday as part of the release of "LIttle Faith," his new novel:
Eau Claire native Mark Kosower began playing cello at age 1½, and ever since it seems like he has been collecting awards and other accolades.
The Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra is prepared to play the role of welcoming host to Eau Claire native Mark Kosower.
For its 30th anniversary season, the Eau Claire Children’s Theatre is pulling a gift out of its hat.
A locally made film intended to be in remembrance of Eau Claire's now closed Uniroyal Goodrich Tire Co. plant will be shown several times this month in the Chippewa Valley.
Community chorus CVASING will perform a concert titled "Come to the Water" at 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1814 Lexington Blvd.
The play "Traffick" will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1:30 p.m. Sunday at UW-Eau Claire's Haas Fine Arts Center, 121 Water St.
MENOMONIE -- A lineup of local musicians will entertain at Stepping Stones’ Empty Bowls from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Menomonie High School commons, 1715 Fifth St.
For all the sound, lights, color and action that Decadent Cabaret has produced for going on four decades, numbers tell important parts of its story as well.
The traditional drum ensemble Kodo hails from Japan, but the performers’ international acclaim speaks to how eloquently they communicate to people of all languages with their percussion prowess.
Downstage Left theater company will present "God of Carnage" at 7:30 p.m. today through Saturday at the Grand Theatre, 102 W, Grand Ave.
"The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show" will be performed at 2 p.m. Sunday in Pablo Center at the Confluence's RCU Theatre, 128 Graham Ave.
The Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra will feature Wisconsin natives Andrew Neesley and Mel Flannery at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in Jamf Theatre at Pablo Center at the Confluence, 128 Graham Ave.
CHIPPEWA FALLS -- The Pen Project’s Mixed Media Exhibit can be seen today through Thursday, March 28, at Heyde Center for the Arts, 3 S. High St.
Paula Poundstone has long been known as a comedian who specializes in spontaneity.
“6 Guitars” isn’t just a concert. It isn’t simply a theatrical performance. And it’s more than improv comedy.