Saturday, Jan. 31st, 2015

Music

2pm Sat. Jan. 31

Cabaret XXXVII: Community

The show will feature UW-Eau Claire's Concert Choir, The Singing Statesmen, Women's Concert Chorale and jazz ensembles, as well as various small acts and solo performers. Ensembles will perform a variety of songs that are associated with…

Ojibwe Ballroom, Davies Center, UWEC campus

Cost: See contact info for cost

Stage

6:30pm Sat. Jan. 31

17th Annual Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

This year’s show is “Murder at the Family Reunion.” It’s been years since the Montgomery Family has had a reunion (there may be a reason for that!), but they’re just dying to get together. This audience participation show serves up…

The Oxford

Cost: $28/person (includes dinner, dessert, and entertainment)

Stage

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Jan. 31

Hypnotist Chris Jones

After years of performing only magic and stand-up comedy at weddings, bars, and smoky nightclubs, Chris Jones realized he wanted to “learn some new tricks.” While in graduate school, he became fascinated with the art of hypnosis and found the missing piece of his show.

The Heyde Center for the Arts

Cost: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $7 youth

Music

7:30pm Sat. Jan. 31

Cabaret XXXVII: Community

The show will feature UW-Eau Claire's Concert Choir, The Singing Statesmen, Women's Concert Chorale and jazz ensembles, as well as various small acts and solo performers. Ensembles will perform a variety of songs that are associated with…

Ojibwe Ballroom, Davies Center, UWEC campus

Cost: See contact info for cost

Food & Drink

8pm-1am Sat. Jan. 31

A Stage Below Presents a Night of Rock

8pm Justin Jay Arnold is back for a night to rock out. Then Hollow Point 9 takes the stage for an electric performance. This is a show that will be remembered. Drink specials available all night.

A Stage Below Music Cafe

Cost: FREE

Sunday, Feb. 1st, 2015

Education

4-6pm Sun. Feb. 1

Improv Comedy 101

Learn the basics of improv comedy via games and exercises designed to teach you how to think on your feet. This workshop is great both for people interested in theatre and comedy, or those looking for a confidence boost in the board room.…

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

Cost: $75

Age: ages 16+

Tuesday, Feb. 3rd, 2015

Food & Drink

8pm Tue. Feb. 3

Artisan Evening (Open Mic/Stage)

Enjoy local talent (or share your own) at an "open mic" experience with an artist's touch. Savor cuisine from our full artisan menu 'til midnight with half-price apps and taps after 9pm. Sign-up begins at 8pm for a limited number of slots. First come, first serve.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Thursday, Feb. 5th, 2015

Stage

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 5

Sleeping Beauty

When the king and queen of Never Nod have a new baby, Princess Briar-Rose, the witch Evilina sets a terrible curse on the poor young princess. Sixteen years later, it’s up to Prince Alexander to come to Briar-Rose’s rescue and the…

State Theatre

Cost: $20 for adults, $16 for seniors, $12 for students, and $8 for youth ages 12 and under

Stage

8pm Thu. Feb. 5

BareBones Improv Lab

Enjoy an inventive, off-the-wall evening of made-up scenes, games, and other assorted weirdness inspired by audience suggestions. It’s improv, so it’s different every time. Expect enthusiastic laughs and uncomfortable cringes. Doors at 8pm.

House of Rock

Cost: FREE admission but please donate in the donation jar by the front door

Age: 21+

Friday, Feb. 6th, 2015

Causes

6:30pm Fri. Feb. 6

Karaoke For a Cure

Karaoke for a Cure is a benefit for the American Cancer Society. The event began in March of 2006 and has gained in popularity each year. The goal is to provide quality family entertainment in the style of American Idol, while raising funds and awareness in the battle to eliminate cancer.

The Plaza Hotel & Suites

Cost: $8

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Feb. 6

Sleeping Beauty

When the king and queen of Never Nod have a new baby, Princess Briar-Rose, the witch Evilina sets a terrible curse on the poor young princess. Sixteen years later, it’s up to Prince Alexander to come to Briar-Rose’s rescue and the…

State Theatre

Cost: $20 for adults, $16 for seniors, $12 for students, and $8 for youth ages 12 and under

Stage

8pm Fri. Feb. 6

The Last Five Years, by Jason Robert Brown

The Last Five Years is an emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. Written by Tony Award winner Jason Robert Brown. Contains adult situations and language. Not appropriate for children.

Fanny Hill

Cost: $20, $42.50 dinner/brunch and show

Saturday, Feb. 7th, 2015

Stage

10am Sat. Feb. 7

Sleeping Beauty

When the king and queen of Never Nod have a new baby, Princess Briar-Rose, the witch Evilina sets a terrible curse on the poor young princess. Sixteen years later, it’s up to Prince Alexander to come to Briar-Rose’s rescue and the…

State Theatre

Cost: $20 for adults, $16 for seniors, $12 for students, and $8 for youth ages 12 and under

Stage

1:30pm Sat. Feb. 7

Sleeping Beauty

When the king and queen of Never Nod have a new baby, Princess Briar-Rose, the witch Evilina sets a terrible curse on the poor young princess. Sixteen years later, it’s up to Prince Alexander to come to Briar-Rose’s rescue and the…

State Theatre

Cost: $20 for adults, $16 for seniors, $12 for students, and $8 for youth ages 12 and under

Music

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Feb. 7

Two on Tap

With classic songs from the Great American Songbook, fantastic vocals, gorgeous costumes, and exciting tap dancing, Two on Tap creates a magical, one-of-a-kind show filled with variety, comedy, and plenty of Broadway-quality song and dance.

The Heyde Center for the Arts

Cost: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $7 youth

Stage

8pm Sat. Feb. 7

The Last Five Years, by Jason Robert Brown

The Last Five Years is an emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. Written by Tony Award winner Jason Robert Brown. Contains adult situations and language. Not appropriate for children.

Fanny Hill

Cost: $20, $42.50 dinner/brunch and show

Music

8pm Sat. Feb. 7

The Standup Getdown II

The Standup Getdown is a mashup of live music and comedy that's not like anything else in the area. It's fun, fast-paced, and FREE! Music by North House, Sayth, and sloslylove. Comedy by Cullen Ryan, Justin Schenck, Christina Wolff, Ryan…

House of Rock

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, Feb. 8th, 2015

Stage

1:30pm Sun. Feb. 8

The Last Five Years, by Jason Robert Brown

The Last Five Years is an emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. Written by Tony Award winner Jason Robert Brown. Contains adult situations and language. Not appropriate for children.

Fanny Hill

Cost: $20, $42.50 dinner/brunch and show

Stage

1:30pm Sun. Feb. 8

Sleeping Beauty

When the king and queen of Never Nod have a new baby, Princess Briar-Rose, the witch Evilina sets a terrible curse on the poor young princess. Sixteen years later, it’s up to Prince Alexander to come to Briar-Rose’s rescue and the…

State Theatre

Cost: $20 for adults, $16 for seniors, $12 for students, and $8 for youth ages 12 and under

Education

4-6pm Sun. Feb. 8

Improv Comedy 101

Learn the basics of improv comedy via games and exercises designed to teach you how to think on your feet. This workshop is great both for people interested in theatre and comedy, or those looking for a confidence boost in the board room.…

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

Cost: $75

Age: ages 16+

Tuesday, Feb. 10th, 2015

Stage

8pm Tue. Feb. 10

Comedians Pete Davidson + Isaac Witty

Pete Davidson hit the stage for the first time at the age of 16. Since then he has toured North America playing colleges, comedy clubs and theaters. The Staten Island, NY native was busy in 2013 debuting as a series regular on three MTV…

Great Hall, Memorial Student Center

Cost: FREE

Food & Drink

8pm Tue. Feb. 10

Artisan Evening (Open Mic/Stage)

Enjoy local talent (or share your own) at an "open mic" experience with an artist's touch. Savor cuisine from our full artisan menu 'til midnight with half-price apps and taps after 9pm. Sign-up begins at 8pm for a limited number of slots. First come, first serve.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Thursday, Feb. 12th, 2015

Stage

6:30pm Thu. Feb. 12

Bo Burnham

Comedian, singer/songwriter, and actor Bo Burnham became an internet sensation when he started posting videos on YouTube while living in his parents' attic as a teenager. Since then, his videos have gained over 125 million views on YouTube and 650,000 subscribers. He is consistently one of the most in-demand college acts touring today.

Zorn Arena, UWEC Campus

Cost: $30 , $15 students In Advance: $25 , $20 students

Age: 18+

Stage

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 12

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure

Presented by the Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild, the ageless appeal of the world's greatest detective comes thrillingly alive in this witty play filled with intrigue, humor and surprises. With sidekick Doctor Watson by his side, Holmes pursues…

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Friday, Feb. 13th, 2015

Leisure

12:30pm Fri. Feb. 13

Belly Dance Performance

Since its mysterious origins, belly dance has captivated audiences and kept watchers spellbound. Come spend some time with Sharon Pogodzinski who dances with the troupe Samsara. We will learn a little history, know the different types of belly dance, see some costuming ideas, and enjoy the dancing.

Augusta Senior and Community Center

Cost: FREE

Music

6:30-7:30pm Fri. Feb. 13

Patsy Cline Dinner Show

Colleen Raye and a four-piece country band perform some of Patsy Cline's greatest hits. Make it a romantic evening with a delicious dinner featuring savory baked chicken, creamy mashed potatoes with gravy, vegetable and dessert by Fat Boy’s Catering in Bloomer.

The Heyde Center for the Arts

Cost: See contact info for cost

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Feb. 13

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure

Presented by the Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild, the ageless appeal of the world's greatest detective comes thrillingly alive in this witty play filled with intrigue, humor and surprises. With sidekick Doctor Watson by his side, Holmes pursues…

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Music

7:30-9pm Fri. Feb. 13

Colleen Raye’s "Musical Tribute to Patsy Cline"

Colleen Raye and a four-piece country band perform some of Patsy Cline's greatest hits and some of her lesser known gems. The mood stays light and nostalgic while Colleen spices up the show with her natural charisma and sense of humor as people sing-a-long and even yodel-a-long to some of the songs.

The Heyde Center for the Arts

Cost: $15/person

Saturday, Feb. 14th, 2015

Stage

7:30pm Sat. Feb. 14

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure

Presented by the Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild, the ageless appeal of the world's greatest detective comes thrillingly alive in this witty play filled with intrigue, humor and surprises. With sidekick Doctor Watson by his side, Holmes pursues…

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Nightlife

8pm Sat. Feb. 14

Valentines Day Improv

Local Improv brings in several teams for a night of Valentines fun. The Plus will be running food and drink specials.

The Plus

Cost: $5

Sunday, Feb. 15th, 2015

Stage

1:30pm Sun. Feb. 15

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure

Presented by the Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild, the ageless appeal of the world's greatest detective comes thrillingly alive in this witty play filled with intrigue, humor and surprises. With sidekick Doctor Watson by his side, Holmes pursues…

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Education

4-6pm Sun. Feb. 15

Improv Comedy 101

Learn the basics of improv comedy via games and exercises designed to teach you how to think on your feet. This workshop is great both for people interested in theatre and comedy, or those looking for a confidence boost in the board room.…

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

Cost: $75

Age: ages 16+

Music

7:30-9:30pm Sun. Feb. 15

Elvis Lives

Elvis Lives, which keeps on capturing the imaginations and interests of fans of all types including Broadway, concert and Elvis aficionados, is an unforgettable multi-media and live musical journey across Elvis' life featuring winners from Elvis Presley Enterprises' annual worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, each representing Elvis during different stages in his career.

State Theatre

Cost: $45-$55

Tuesday, Feb. 17th, 2015

Stage

7:30pm Tue. Feb. 17

Gruesome Playground Injuries

Written By: Rajiv Joseph. Directed By: Jake Lindgren Over the course of 30 years, the lives of Kayleen and Doug intersect at the most bizarre intervals, leading the two childhood friends to compare scars and the physical calamities that keep…

The State Theatre (back stage doors)

Cost: $10

Age: ages 18+

Food & Drink

8pm Tue. Feb. 17

Artisan Evening (Open Mic/Stage)

Enjoy local talent (or share your own) at an "open mic" experience with an artist's touch. Savor cuisine from our full artisan menu 'til midnight with half-price apps and taps after 9pm. Sign-up begins at 8pm for a limited number of slots. First come, first serve.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Wednesday, Feb. 18th, 2015

Stage

7:30pm Wed. Feb. 18

Gruesome Playground Injuries

Written By: Rajiv Joseph. Directed By: Jake Lindgren Over the course of 30 years, the lives of Kayleen and Doug intersect at the most bizarre intervals, leading the two childhood friends to compare scars and the physical calamities that keep…

The State Theatre (back stage doors)

Cost: $10

Age: ages 18+

Thursday, Feb. 19th, 2015

Stage

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 19

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure

Presented by the Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild, the ageless appeal of the world's greatest detective comes thrillingly alive in this witty play filled with intrigue, humor and surprises. With sidekick Doctor Watson by his side, Holmes pursues…

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Stage

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 19

Gruesome Playground Injuries

Written By: Rajiv Joseph. Directed By: Jake Lindgren Over the course of 30 years, the lives of Kayleen and Doug intersect at the most bizarre intervals, leading the two childhood friends to compare scars and the physical calamities that keep…

The State Theatre (back stage doors)

Cost: $10

Age: ages 18+

Friday, Feb. 20th, 2015

Kids

7:30pm Fri. Feb. 20

Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat

From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears at the door, Sally and her brother know that The Cat in the Hat is the most mischievous cat they have ever met. With the trickiest of tricks and craziest of ideas, he turns a rainy…

The Oxford

Cost: $12 adult, $12 students and seniors, $8 youth

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Feb. 20

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure

Presented by the Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild, the ageless appeal of the world's greatest detective comes thrillingly alive in this witty play filled with intrigue, humor and surprises. With sidekick Doctor Watson by his side, Holmes pursues…

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Music

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Feb. 20

Hotel California

The original tribute to The Eagles, Hotel California, prides itself on creating the illusion that you are listening to the actual Eagles. They've shared the stage with the Doobie Brothers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Styx, REO Speedwagon, Gretchen Wilson…

State Theatre

Cost: $25-$35

Stage

8pm Fri. Feb. 20

The Last Five Years, by Jason Robert Brown

The Last Five Years is an emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. Written by Tony Award winner Jason Robert Brown. Contains adult situations and language. Not appropriate for children.

Fanny Hill

Cost: $20, $42.50 dinner/brunch and show

Saturday, Feb. 21st, 2015

Kids

11am Sat. Feb. 21

Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat

From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears at the door, Sally and her brother know that The Cat in the Hat is the most mischievous cat they have ever met. With the trickiest of tricks and craziest of ideas, he turns a rainy…

The Oxford

Cost: $12 adult, $12 students and seniors, $8 youth

Kids

1:30pm Sat. Feb. 21

Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat

From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears at the door, Sally and her brother know that The Cat in the Hat is the most mischievous cat they have ever met. With the trickiest of tricks and craziest of ideas, he turns a rainy…

The Oxford

Cost: $12 adult, $12 students and seniors, $8 youth

Stage

7:30pm Sat. Feb. 21

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure

Presented by the Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild, the ageless appeal of the world's greatest detective comes thrillingly alive in this witty play filled with intrigue, humor and surprises. With sidekick Doctor Watson by his side, Holmes pursues…

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Stage

8pm Sat. Feb. 21

The Last Five Years, by Jason Robert Brown

The Last Five Years is an emotionally powerful and intimate musical about two New Yorkers in their twenties who fall in and out of love over the course of five years. Written by Tony Award winner Jason Robert Brown. Contains adult situations and language. Not appropriate for children.

Fanny Hill

Cost: $20, $42.50 dinner/brunch and show

Sunday, Feb. 22nd, 2015

Kids

1:30pm Sun. Feb. 22

Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat

From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears at the door, Sally and her brother know that The Cat in the Hat is the most mischievous cat they have ever met. With the trickiest of tricks and craziest of ideas, he turns a rainy…

The Oxford

Cost: $12 adult, $12 students and seniors, $8 youth

Stage

1:30pm Sun. Feb. 22

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure

Presented by the Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild, the ageless appeal of the world's greatest detective comes thrillingly alive in this witty play filled with intrigue, humor and surprises. With sidekick Doctor Watson by his side, Holmes pursues…

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Education

4-6pm Sun. Feb. 22

Improv Comedy 101

Learn the basics of improv comedy via games and exercises designed to teach you how to think on your feet. This workshop is great both for people interested in theatre and comedy, or those looking for a confidence boost in the board room.…

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

Cost: $75

Age: ages 16+

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