This week in Monett: At Denali Dreams, 316 E. Broadway, Edwin Scheuerman will perform bluegrass and country music at 7 p.m. on Friday.
At Mocha Jo's, 404 E. Broadway, Jeremiah's Call will perform at 7 p.m. on Friday.
In Pierce City, the fourth annual Arts Festival runs 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday at Walnut Street and Main with arts exhibitors, demonstrations and wine tasting.
This week in Springfield: Missouri State University's Tent Theatre presents "9 to 5: the Musical" at 8 p.m. through June 16 with no shows on Sunday.
Grace Potter and the Nocturnals perform at 8 p.m. on Friday at the Gillioz Theatre, 325 Park Central East.
Springfield Little Theatre's production of "Rent" opens Friday at the Landers Theater, 311 E. Walnut. Shows are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, and through the next two weekends, beginning on Thursdays.
Springfield Contemporary Theater' s production of Ira Levin's murder-mystery play "Deathtrap" runs through June 16 at the Vandivort Center Theatre, 315 E. Walnut, fourth floor, with shows at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday and 7:30 p.m. on June 14.
The 18th annual JuneBug Jamboree for Volkswagen enthusiasts runs Friday and Saturday at 2660 S. Scenic Ave.
The annual Ozarks Gospel Showcase presents a show at 3 p.m. on Sunday at Remington's, 1655 W. Republic Road.
"Hamlet vs. Zombies," part of the 2012 Springfield Shakespeare Festival, is offered June 14-16 at Central High School auditorium, weekdays at 7:30 p.m.
The Greene County 4-H Fair runs Friday and Saturday at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds.
At the Outland Ballroom, 324 South Ave., performing this week are Machine Gun Symphony and the Yowl on Friday; the BoogeyMen, Flawless, Queen City Saints, Only the Brave, the Itch and Ravenous on Saturday; Reckless Kelly, William Clark Green, Brian Lumley and Red Dirt Underground on June 11; Spinrad, the Captain's Son and Endless Summer on June 14.
A Civil War reenactors event is planned on Saturday and Sunday at Hulton Mill, between Everton and Greenfield.
In Branson, the regional competition for the Texaco Country Showdown for country musicians to win cash and a trip to Nashville is at 4:30 p.m. on Friday at the town square by the Fountains. Monett's Leon Troyer is one of the contestants.
Kay and Dick Marchand's play "Living with Style" runs though July 7 at the Stained Glass Theatre, 1996 W. Evangel in Ozark.
In Cape Fair, the 28th annual Oinklawn Downs pig races are Saturday.
This week in northwest Ark.: Rock star Ted Nugent and Laura Wilde perform at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday at the Arkansas Music Pavilion on the Washington County Fairgrounds in Fayetteville.
At the Walton Arts Center, 495 W. Dickson, a wine tasting night is slated for 7 p.m. on Friday with a premier tasting at 6 p.m. on Saturday.
At George's Majestic Lounge, 519 W. Dickson in Fayetteville, performing this week are the Bel Aires, Ultra Suede and Here Come the Mummies on Friday; Summer Salsa with Latin dance music on Saturday; Jeff Kearney and Frinda on June 13; and Space Camp with funk and echobase on June 14.
The University of Arkansas Summer Music Chamber Festival continues its series of Thursday concerts with Prokofiev's Flute Sonata and the Brahms Trio in B with the Beaux Arts Trio at 7:30 p.m. on June 14 at the Fine Arts building of the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.
At GoodFolk Productions, 229 N. Block St., Hogeye Ramblers perform at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.
Yasmina Reza's play "God of Carnage" runs through Sunday at the Rogers Little Theater, 116 S. Second St. in Rogers and with shows at 8 p.m. preceded by dinner one hour earlier.
The annual Miatas in the Ozarks summer car rally runs through Sunday in various locations in Eureka Springs.
The annual Warbirds over the Ozarks runs 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Sunday at Hammer Field, on Onyx Cave Road, 2.5 miles north of Highway 62E on County Road 207 near Eureka Springs. hosted by the Dawn Patron Squadron.
This week in Joplin: An exhibit on the May 22, 2011 tornado in Joplin runs through July 13 at the Spiva Center of the Arts, Third and Wall.
At the Downstream Casino, west of Joplin, performing this week will be On the Verge with classic rock on Friday; Scott Ellison with blues and rock and Derryl Perry with new country on Saturday.
This week in Miami, Okla.: The Midwest Regional Ballet presents Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake" at 8 p.m. on Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday at the Coleman Theatre, 103 N. Main.
The Glenn Miller Orchestra performs at 7 p.m. on June 11 at the Coleman Theatre.
This week in Tulsa, Okla.: Barry Manilow performs at 7:30 p.m. on Friday at the BOK Center, 200 S. Denver.
Comedian Dennis Miller performs Saturday at the Hard Rock Casino, 777 W. Cherokee St. in Catoosa.
At the Tulsa Performing Arts Center, the musical "Jersey Boys" has shows at 8 p.m. on Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. on Saturday, with 2 and 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, 7:30 p.m. June 12 to 14, with shows through June 24.
At Cain's Ballroom, 423 W. Main, playing this week are Reckless Kelly and the Brandon Clark Band on Friday; Walk the Moon and Morning Parade on June 11; J.D. McPherson and Broncho on June 13; the Tulsa Playboys with Western swing music on June 14.
At Expo Square, 4145 E. 21st St., the Tulsa Quilt Show runs Friday and Saturday at the Central Park Hall. The Pinto World Championship Horse Show opens June 11 and runs to June 23 in the livestock complex.
The Miss Oklahoma and Outstanding Teen Scholarship Pageant runs through Saturday at the Mabee Center, 7777 S. Lewis Ave.
Rodeos in Oklahoma this week include the annual Junteenth Rodeo on Saturday in Owasso, west of Claremore; the B&E Rodeo in Stroud, west of Tulsa; the Owasso Rodeo in Owasso, north of Tulsa; Jim Shoulder's Roundup Rodeo on June 11 in Henryetta, south of Tulsa; the Old Settlers Day IPRA Rodeo on June 12 in Checotah, south of Muskogee; and the Western Heritage Days Rodeo on June 12 in Kellyville, west of Tulsa.
This week in Bartlesville, Okla.: The OK Mozart Festival opens Friday and runs through June 17. The opening night celebration is at Johnstone Park. The 8 p.m. concert on Saturday at the Community Center features artists composer and pianist Geri Allen, jazz artist Terri Lyne Carrington and violinist Esperanza Spalding. Concerts run through the day, beginning at 9 a.m. The Alloy Orchestra plays at 2 p.m. Sunday for silent films at the Community Center. There are chamber music concerts at 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. at the Bartlesville High School Fine Arts Center. The Spencer Prentiss Classical All-Stars with bassist Edgar Meyer plays a concert of music from Vienna at 8 p.m. on June 12. The Amici New York Orchestra plays at 8 p.m. on June 13 that features a Doublebass Concerto by Edgar Meyer and the Mozart Requiem. The Carolina Chocolate Drops perform traditional American string band music at 8 p.m. on June 14. Evening concerts are at the Community Center.
This week in Kansas City: Country music giants Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw perform at Arrowhead Stadium at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday.
Simon Cowell's the X Factor auditions performers Friday and Saturday at the Sprint Center, 1407 Grand Blvd. at 1 and 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.
On Friday, the Royal Southern Brotherhood and Samantha Fish perform at Frontier Park, 15501 Indian Creek Parkway in Olathe, Kan. The Supermatics perform at the Hollywood Casino at the Kansas Speedway. The Catalysts play at the VooDoo Lounge at Harrah's Casino. The Zeros perform in the Power and Light District downtown.
On Saturday, the Ozark Mountain Daredevils and Big Smith play at Crossroads, 417 E. 18th St. The Kansas City Symphony performs at 6:45 p.m. in the Flint Hills in Bushong with music of Mendelssohn, Schumann, Grieg, Stravinsky, and songs by Gershwin, Copland and Carlisle Floyd. The Caruther's Dance Studio gives a recital at the Music Hall, 301 W. 13th St.
The Gladstone Summertime Bluesfest features Friday performances by the Nace Brothers, Hadden Sayers and Moreland and Arbuckle; Saturday performances are by Jake Brisco, Linda Shell and the Blues Thang, the Blue Ice Band and Magin Slim and the Teardrops in Oak Grove Park, 7600 NE Troost in Gladstone.
The musical "Next to Normal" is presented at 8 p.m. on Friday; 2 and 8 p.m. on Saturday; and 6:30 p.m. on Sunday at the Kauffman Center, 1601 Broadway.
On June 12, Reckless Kelly, William Clark Green, the Scott Ford Band and County Road 5 play at the Beaumont Club, 4050 Pennsylvania.
On June 13, organist Paul Jacobs gives a recital at 7 p.m. at the Kauffman Center in music of J.S. Bach, Duruflé and Liszt.
The musical "In the Heights" runs through June 10 at the Starlight Theater in Swope Park, running with shows at 8 p.m.
Sherie Scott's "Everyday Rapture," the semi-autobiographical play about a Midwestern woman's path to Broadway, runs through Sunday at the Unicorn Theatre, 2838 Main.
Sondheim's "A Funny thing Happened on the Way to the Forum runs through June 17 at the Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre, 3614 Main.
Sean Grennan's comedy play "As Long As We Both Shall Live" runs through June 17 at the American Heartland Theater, 2450 Grand Blvd. in Crown Center.
"Pete 'n' Keely" by James Hindman, featuring pop songs from the late 1960s in a TV variety show format, runs through July 1 at the Quality Hill Playhouse, 303 W. 10th St.
This week in Sedalia: The Scott Joplin Ragtime Festival runs through Saturday, with daily free concerts downtown and concerts Friday at 8 p.m. at State Fair Community College and Saturday at 8 p.m. at Sedalia High School.
This week in Columbia: The Maplewood Barn Community Theatre at 2900 E. Nifong presents "Fiddler on the Roof" on Friday and Saturday.
The show of music by George Gershwin including "Rhapsody in Blue" with the Missouri Symphony is presented at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at the Missouri Theatre, 203 S. Ninth St.
A tribute concert to Led Zeppelin by Zoso is offered at 9 p.m. on June 13 at 17 N. Ninth St.
This week in St. Louis: On Saturday, Young Jeezy, Wale, Miguel, Diggy Simmons, Elle Varner, Travis Porter and Omg Girlz perform at 4 p.m. at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre. The St. Louis Symphony offers a tribute concert to the music of Louis Armstrong at 7:30 p.m. at Powell Hall, Grand and Delmar.
Opera Theatre of St. Louis opens with Bizet's "Carmen" at 8 p.m. on Friday and 1 p.m. on June 13; Mozart's "Cosi Fan Tutti" at 8 p.m. on Saturday and June 14; Sondheim's "Sweeney Todd" at 1 p.m. on Sunday; and Chin and Hwang's "Alice in Wonderland" at 8 p.m. on June 13. The season runs through June 24.
The musical "Ain't Misbehavin'" runs through July 1 at the Robert Reim Theatre at the Kirkwood Center.
The Shakespeare Festival in Forest Park continues with performances of "Othello" at 8 p.m. nightly through June 17.
Ibn Shabazz's play "Insidious is presented at 7 p.m. by the Black Repertory Theater at the Grandel Theater, South of Grand Ave. across from Powell Hall, through June 24.
The St. Louis Academy of Dance performs at 12, 3 and 7 p.m. on Sunday at the Edison Theater on the Washington University campus.
At the Pageant, 6161 Delmar, performing this week will be Flogging Molly and the Devil Makes Three on Friday; Fun and Now, Now on Saturday; and Santigold and Theophilus London on June 12.