This week in Monett: Joe Levanti's Horseshoe Theater will feature Richard Ryan and Drywood Bluegrass at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Monett City Hall Auditorium. Dobro player Joe Smith and guest Alan Young will also perform. Admission is $5.
This week in Springfield: Springfield Little Theatre's production of "Greater Tuna" runs Nov. 13 to 22 at the Landers Theater, 311 E. Walnut downtown.
The Domino Kings perform at 7 p.m. Friday at the Luttrell Auction and Music Barn, 2939 W. Kearney. Admission is $8.
Ozarks Beerfest runs Friday and Saturday at the Shrine Mosque, 601 St. Louis St., and the Springfield Brewing Company, 305 S. Market Ave. Admission is $35.
Final performances of the musical comedy "She Loves Me," with music by Jerry Bock, will be Friday and Saturday at Wilhoit Theatre on the Drury University campus. Shows are at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10.
Evangel University's theatre department presents Shakespeare's "Macbeth" at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Barnett Fine Arts Theatre. Tickets are $5.
Springfield Symphony performs Berlioz's "Symphonie Fantastique," Beethoven Piano Concerto #3 with soloist Yeol Eum Son, and Vaughan Williams' "Variations on the Theme by Thomas Tallis." The concert is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts.
Also on Saturday, the Association of International Students at Missouri State University will have an International Banquet and Show at 6 p.m. at Plaster Student Union, featuring food from eight countries, dance, skits and music. Admission is $20. Queen City Sound, a women's a cappella ensemble, performs jazz, holiday carols and barbershop music at 7 p.m. at Southminster Presbyterian Church, 2245 S. Holland. Missouri State University a cappella ensembles participate. Tickets are $12.
On Sunday the "American Revival: New Starts of American Roots Music" will be at the Hammon Hall at 7 p.m. The Dixie Bee-Liners, Sierra Hull and Uncle Earl will perform. Tickets are $16 to $26.
On Nov. 17, the Missouri State University Wind Ensemble and Symphony performs at 7:30 p.m. at the Hammons Hall. The concert is free.
On Nov. 19, Kickapoo High School at 3710 S. Jefferson presents Stephen Sondheim's "Into the Woods" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $8. Glendale High School, 2727 S. Ingram Mill Road, presents "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" at 7 p.m. Tickets are $7. Missouri State University faculty Dr. Hye-Jung Hong and Dr. Wei-Han Su, pianists, perform a recital at 7:30 p.m. at Ellis Hall.
This week at the Outland Ballroom, 326 South Ave., will be Feat and Piece of My Art on Friday; the Harvest Season with Rain Dogs on Saturday; Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin on Nov. 18; and the Detectives on Nov. 19.
Running through Dec. 19 at the Stained Glass Theatre, 1996 W. Evangel in Ozark, is "The Christmas House" by Ron Boutwell. Shows are Thursdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. Ticket information is at 417-581-9192.
|This week in northwest Ark.: Third Eye Blind will play||at the University of Arkansas on Nov. 17 in the Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20.|
At the Walton Arts Center, 495 Dickson in Fayetteville, Tomi dePaola's "Strega Nona: the Musical" geared for children will be presented at 11 a.m. on Saturday. Tickets are $10.50 to $16.50. The "American Revival" show with the Dixie Bee-Liners, Sierra Hull, and Uncle Earl will be given at 8 p.m. on Saturday. Tickets are $18.50 to $28.50. The University of Arkansas Wind Symphony plays at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Tickets are $10. The University of Arkansas Symphony Orchestra plays at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 17. Tickets are $10.
At GoodFolk Productions, 229 N. Block St. in Fayetteville, Steve Smith and Chris Sanders perform at 8 p.m. on Nov. 13. Tickets are $12.
This week at George's Majestic Lounge, 519 W. Dickson in Fayetteville, playing Friday is Big Smith. On Nov. 16, Son Volt plays. On Nov. 17 is an after-party from the Third Eye Blind concert with Brad Bargreaves performing. Band of Heathens plays Nov. 18. Bassnectar with Nosaj Thing performs Nov. 19.
The Ozark Mountain British Brass Band plays at 3 p.m. Sunday at Art Center of the Ozarks at 215 S. Main in Springdale.
Neil Simon's autobiographical play "Broadway Bound" will run through Sunday at the Rogers Little Theater
This week in Joplin: The 62nd annual Membership Show at the Spiva Center for the Arts, Third and Wall, opens on Saturday and runs through Dec. 27.
Vocal music students at Missouri Southern State University will present a program including scenes from Strauss's "Die Fledermaus," Mozart's "Cos" Fan Tutte" and "The Magic Flute," Verdi's "Falstaff" and Smetana's "The Bartered Bride" at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 19 in Corley Auditorium.
In Carthage, the fifth annual Craft Odyssey Arts and Crafts Show will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the First Christian Lighthouse, 714 S. Main.
In Neosho, the seventh annual Festival of Wreaths will take place in the Longwell Museum of the Elsie Plaster Community Center on the campus of Crowder College. The live auction begins at 6:30 p.m. Trees, wreaths and other holiday decorative items donated by the community will be available,
At the Downstream Casino, west of Joplin, performing Friday and Saturday will be Gedna Jean with Steve Smith and the Sneakers. Retrorockerz play Saturday. Beer and Chicken Band plays Nov. 18.
This week in Miami, Okla.: At the Buffalo Run Casino, Phillip Zoellner plays Friday and Craig Morgan performs Saturday.
At the Coleman Theater, 103 N. Main, "Rave On--A Buddy Holly Tribute Show" will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Billy McGuigan is Holly in this staged touring production, complete with band. Tickets are $22.
This week in Tulsa, Okla.: Arthur Miller's play "The Crucible" will be presented Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday in the Liddy Doenges Theatre at the Tulsa performing Arts Center, 110 E. Second St. downtown. Tickets are $15. Additional shows are next weekend.
"Life x 3," a play by 2009 Tony Award winning playwright Yasmina Reza, will run Friday and Saturday in the Charles Norman Theatre at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center in a production by the Oral Roberts University Theatre Department.
Indian classical musician Yesudas performs at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 14 at the John Williams Theatre in the Tulsa Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $40.
"The Shape of Things," a modern retelling of the fall of man by Neil LaBute, will be presented Nov. 19-22 in the Charles Norman Theatre at the Tulsa Performing Arts Center.
At the Osage Event Center on Tisdale Parkway, country singer Darius Rucker performs at 7 p.m. Friday. Travis Tritt plays at 7 p.m. Saturday.
Dethlock and Mastodon play Saturday at the Brady Theater, 105 W. Brady.
Spiritfest 2009, a cheerleading festival, runs all day Saturday at the Mabee Center, 7777 S. Lewis Ave. Street. Competition starts at 10:30 a.m. Admission is $10.
On Nov. 19, Tulsa Community College Theatre Department presents Sophocles' "Elektra" Nov. 19 at 8 p.m. in the Southeast campus Studio Theatre, 10300 E. 81st St.
This week at Cain's Ballroom, 423 N. Main, will be Ghostland Observatory on Friday; Ian Moore and the Lossy Coils with the Televised on Saturday; a Bob Wiles benefit concert featuring Red Dirt Rangers, Tom Skinner Science Project, The Saltines, Neverly Hillbillies, The Round-Up Boys, Joe Baxter and the Split Level Rambler on Sunday; Jason Isbell, the 400 Unit and Ha Ha Tonka on Monday; and the Tulseys on Nov. 19.
This week in Nevada: At Cottey College, the drama department presents a modern adaptation of Euripides' "The Trojan Women" at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday in Haidee and Allen Wild Center for the Arts. Tickets are $5,
This week in Pittsburg, Kan.: The Pittsburg State University Bands will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 19 at Memorial Auditorium, Fifth and Pine.
This week in Kansas City: On Friday, Restless Heart performs at the VooDoo Lounge at Harrah's Casino. The Little River Band plays at the Ameristar Casino. The Parsons Dance Company performs at the Folly Theater, 300 W. 12th St. Indigo Hour with Gray Matter and Ida Mcbeth are at the Gem Theater, 1615 E. 18th St.
On Saturday, Rob Zombie plays at the Uptown Theater, 3700 Broadway. Cage The Elephant with Morning Teleportation and the Shackletons play at the Beaumont Club, 4050 Pennsylvania. Frank Catalano plays at 8:30 p.m. at the Gem Theater. Dudu Fisher is at the Midland Theater, 1228 Main, at 8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday will be final performances of the Lyric Opera's production of Gilbert and Sullivan's "H.M.S. Pinafore" at the Lyric Theatre, 12th and Central.
On Sunday, 311 plays at the Uptown Theater. Saosin, Innerpartysystem, P.O.S. and Eye Alaska are at the Beaumont Club.
Widespread Panic plays at the Midland Theater on Nov. 17 and 18.
On Nov. 19, Bob Saget is at the Midland Theater at 7:30 p.m. Fatback is at the Beaumont Club Nov. 17.
At the Music Hall, 301 W. 13th St., "Wicked" runs through Dec. 6. Shows are at 7 p.m. weekdays, 8 p.m. weekends and 2 p.m. matinees on Saturday and Sunday.
At the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Soledad Barrio and Noche Famenca perform at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday. Tickets are $22 and $26.
Final performances are this weekend for the Kansas City Repertory Theatre's production of "Palamino" at the Copaken Stage, 13th and Walnut. Shows are at 7 p.m. weekdays, 8 p.m. weekends and 2 p.m. weekend matinees. Tickets are available from 888-502-2700.
"Little House on the Prairie" with period music is running through Dec. 29 at the Coterie Theatre in Crown Center at Grand and Pershing Road. Shows are at 10 a.m. and noon weekdays, and 7 p.m. on Nov. 13. Several performances are sold out. Tickets can be ordered by calling 816-474-6552.
A live radio play of "It's a Wonderful Life" is running through Dec. 27 at the American Heartland Theatre, 2450 Grand Blvd. in Crown Center. Tickets can be ordered by calling 816-842-9999.
This week in Columbia: The Missouri Contemporary Ballet presents "Falling" at the Missouri Theatre Center for the Arts, 203 S. 9th St. at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $22.
The Columbia Civic Orchestra plays the Symphony #3 by Robert Schumann, the Violin Concerto #3 by Saint-Saens and "Two Roads Diverged" by Anthony Hernandez at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Missouri Theatre Center for the Arts. Tickets are $15.
On Friday, the Odyssey Chamber Music Series offers piano quartets by Schumann and Brahms at the Frist Baptist Church, 1112 E. Broadway.
This week in St. Louis: On Friday, Travis Tritt performs at the Lumière Casino and Theatre, 999 N. 2nd St.
On Saturday, comedian Steven Wright performance at the Touhill Performing Arts Center at the University of Missouri.
On Friday and Saturday, the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra plans Elgar's Symphony #1, Mozart's Piano Concerto # 21 with pianist Robert Levin and Berlioz's "Béatrice and Bénédict" overture. Performances are at 8 p.m. at Powell Hall, Delmar and Grand.
The Parsons Dance Company and the East Village Opera Company perform at 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Edison Theatre on the Washington University campus.
On Sunday, the University of Missouri School of Music faculty and students give a concert at 3 p.m. at the Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington Blvd.
On Nov. 18, Chuck Berry plays at 9 p.m. at Blueberry Hill on Delmar in University City.
At the Kranzberg Arts Center, 501 N. Grand, Nellie McKay performs Nov. 18 and 19.
On Nov. 19, Hans Krasa's fairytale opera "Brundibar" is presented at 7 p.m. at the Touhill Performing Arts Center. Kathleen Madigan performs at the Ameristar Casino in St. Charles.
The Vienna Boys Choir performs at 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 19 and 8 .m. on Nov. 20 at the St. Louis Cathedral. Tickets are $22 to $32.
The musical "In The Heights" runs through Nov. 22 at the Fox Theater, 527 N. Grand.
Edward Albee's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" runs through Nov. 22 at the Muddy Waters Theatre at the Kranzberg Arts Center, Grand and Olive. Shows are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $25.
The St. Louis Repertory Theatre's production of the play "Secret Order" runs through Nov. 15 at the Loretto Hilton Center for the Performing Arts at Webster University in Webster Groves.
This week at The Pageant, 6161 Delmar, Boys Like Girls, Cobra Starship, the Maine, A Rocket to the Moon and VersaEmerge play Friday; Bo Burnham and Joe Mariotti play Saturday; Skillet with Hawk Nelson, Decyfer Down and the Letter Black play Nov. 17; Bruce Hornsby and the Nosemakers plan Nov. 19.