Tuesday, Mar. 31st, 2015

Food & Drink

8pm Tue. Mar. 31

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, Apr. 2nd, 2015

Stage

7:30pm Thu. Apr. 2

Sons of Thunder: The Passion of the Christ

In this stage production by Scene and Hurd, two brothers decide to follow the man Jesus. James and John become part of a group of disciples that witnesses unparalleled events that shape the course of the world. Named the "Sons of Thunder" by…

State Theatre

Cost: $18 adult, $16 senior, $8 student (Reduced-price or free tickets available to those in need; simply ask when you reserve your tickets)

Leisure

8-10pm Thu. Apr. 2

Clear Water Comedy *Comedy Club*

As some of you have heard The Plus has started a weekly comedy night. Every Thursday we bring you local (and sometimes not so local) stand up and improv talent from 8-10pm. All door money goes to the performers, then we invite you to take your ticket to the bar.

The Plus

Cost: $3

Friday, Apr. 3rd, 2015

Stage

3pm Fri. Apr. 3

Sons of Thunder: The Passion of the Christ

In this stage production by Scene and Hurd, two brothers decide to follow the man Jesus. James and John become part of a group of disciples that witnesses unparalleled events that shape the course of the world. Named the "Sons of Thunder" by…

State Theatre

Cost: $18 adult, $16 senior, $8 student (Reduced-price or free tickets available to those in need; simply ask when you reserve your tickets)

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 3

Sons of Thunder: The Passion of the Christ

In this stage production by Scene and Hurd, two brothers decide to follow the man Jesus. James and John become part of a group of disciples that witnesses unparalleled events that shape the course of the world. Named the "Sons of Thunder" by…

State Theatre

Cost: $18 adult, $16 senior, $8 student (Reduced-price or free tickets available to those in need; simply ask when you reserve your tickets)

Music

10pm Fri. Apr. 3

Rhythm Posse

A funky rhythm and blues band from Eau Claire. Also, the instigators in the Last Waltz tribute shows. Influenced by: Crayfish, hot muffuletta, hoppy beer.

The Plus

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Apr. 7th, 2015

Food & Drink

8pm Tue. Apr. 7

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, Apr. 9th, 2015

Stage

7-9pm Thu. Apr. 9

The Foreigner - North H.S. Spring Play

North Drama Club presents The Foreigner, an award-winning, side-splitting comedy set in the Deep South. When a “real live foreigner” visits a rustic fishing lodge, the down-home locals are thrilled. Well, most of them.

Eau Claire North High School Auditorium

Cost: $5 adults, $3 seniors, $2 kids under 18, FREE to ECASD students/staff, donations to the theatre program are welcome

Leisure

8-10pm Thu. Apr. 9

Clear Water Comedy *Comedy Club*

As some of you have heard The Plus has started a weekly comedy night. Every Thursday we bring you local (and sometimes not so local) stand up and improv talent from 8-10pm. All door money goes to the performers, then we invite you to take your ticket to the bar.

The Plus

Cost: $3

Friday, Apr. 10th, 2015

Causes

6:30pm-1am Fri. Apr. 10

The 41st Annual Viennese Ball

The Viennese Ball is a formal event recalling the romance and elegance of 19th-century Vienna, Austria. Modeled on the historic New Year’s Eve Kaiser Ball, the event transforms all three levels of Davies Center. Guests may waltz in the grand ballroom, swing dance to Big Band standards, polka in the informal festival hall, sing along in the piano bar, and hear showcase performances on the Bösendorfer Imperial Grand Piano.

Cost: $42.50 ($27.50 if UW System, CVTC, or high school student)

Age: ages 17+

Stage

7-9pm Fri. Apr. 10

The Foreigner - North H.S. Spring Play

North Drama Club presents The Foreigner, an award-winning, side-splitting comedy set in the Deep South. When a “real live foreigner” visits a rustic fishing lodge, the down-home locals are thrilled. Well, most of them.

Eau Claire North High School Auditorium

Cost: $5 adults, $3 seniors, $2 kids under 18, FREE to ECASD students/staff, donations to the theatre program are welcome

Kids

7-9pm Fri. Apr. 10

Y-Rep Productions: Winnie the Pooh

Come play with us as we put on a fun play version of A.A. Milne’s classic children’s story, “Winnie the Pooh!”

Grand Little Theater

Cost: Adult $10/ Youth 12 & under $5

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 10

A Year with Frog and Toad

A whimsical tale of friendship appropriate for all ages presented by UW-Stout Theatre.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: Adults $12, children under 12 $6

Music

9pm Fri. Apr. 10

Feed the Need Benefit: Big Back Yard

Big Back Yard is west central Wisconsin's premiere country band. Their self titled album "Big Back Yard" was released in June 2014 and available on iTunes. They have played some of Wisconsin and Minnesota's biggest country festivals and clubs including Country Fest in Cadott. Proceeds to this event benefits Feed the Need.

The Plus

Cost: $5

Saturday, Apr. 11th, 2015

Stage

Check Venue For Hours Sat. Apr. 11

Playacting and Story Theatre

ECCT is offering a number of acting and theatre classes for young performers to hone their skills and build their confidence onstage. See contact info for full details.

The Oxford

Cost: See contact info for cost

Stage

2-4pm Sat. Apr. 11

The Foreigner - North H.S. Spring Play

North Drama Club presents The Foreigner, an award-winning, side-splitting comedy set in the Deep South. When a “real live foreigner” visits a rustic fishing lodge, the down-home locals are thrilled. Well, most of them.

Eau Claire North High School Auditorium

Cost: $5 adults, $3 seniors, $2 kids under 18, FREE to ECASD students/staff, donations to the theatre program are welcome

Causes

6:30pm-1am Sat. Apr. 11

The 41st Annual Viennese Ball

The Viennese Ball is a formal event recalling the romance and elegance of 19th-century Vienna, Austria. Modeled on the historic New Year’s Eve Kaiser Ball, the event transforms all three levels of Davies Center. Guests may waltz in the grand ballroom, swing dance to Big Band standards, polka in the informal festival hall, sing along in the piano bar, and hear showcase performances on the Bösendorfer Imperial Grand Piano.

Cost: $42.50 ($27.50 if UW System, CVTC, or high school student)

Age: ages 17+

Music

7pm Sat. Apr. 11

Spotlight Night

Variety Show Fundraiser benefiting Colfax High School Music Department. Features songs, skits, dances, audience voting.

Martin Anderson Gym, Colfax High School

Cost: $5

Kids

7-9pm Sat. Apr. 11

Y-Rep Productions: Winnie the Pooh

Come play with us as we put on a fun play version of A.A. Milne’s classic children’s story, “Winnie the Pooh!”

Grand Little Theater

Cost: Adult $10/ Youth 12 & under $5

Stage

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 11

Sam Lloyd "Fully Committed"

After its world premiere, Fully Committed received an acclaimed Off-Broadway run during which it was dubbed "the hottest show in town" by Entertainment Weekly. Sam Lloyd, a regular on TV's Scrubs, will star as Sam Peliczowski, an aspiring actor working as the reservationist at a posh Manhattan restaurant ... and close to 40 callers.

State Theatre

Cost: $25, $20, $15

Stage

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 11

A Year with Frog and Toad

A whimsical tale of friendship appropriate for all ages presented by UW-Stout Theatre.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: Adults $12, children under 12 $6

Stage

8-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 11

Fashion Without Fabric Nobel Creations

Fashion without Fabric has become the Art and Design Department's yearly sensation. Stout's own design students employ creativity and innovation to produce unique fashions using anything and everything but fabric. From vinyl record gowns, bottle cap suits, to coffee filter casual wear, they are sure to be one of a kind.

Great Hall, Memorial Student Center

Cost: Public $9.50, Faculty/Staff $7.50, Students $6

Food & Drink

8pm-midnight Sat. Apr. 11

Live Band Karaoke with Jenny and the Jets

Jenny and the Jets is a karaoke band with Nick Foytik on guitar, Billy Angell on keyboards, Bentley Harder on bass, and John LeBrun on drums. These music veterans team up with Jennifer Hazen, for the area's unique live karaoke band. Come to Legends, get on stage and join in the fun.

Legend’s Pub N’ Eatery

Cost: FREE

Music

10pm Sat. Apr. 11

Super Happy Funtime Burlesque Show

Voted best touring production two times over by Volume One readers, the utterly amazing, undefinable, bawdy and sexy live band and burlesque show Super Happy Funtime is taking to the stage at House of Rock to bring you the most hair raising…

House of Rock

Cost: $10

Age: 21+

Sunday, Apr. 12th, 2015

Words

2-3:30pm Sun. Apr. 12

Poetry Open Mic

Join local poets for readings as part of National Poetry Month.

Menomonie Public Library

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Apr. 14th, 2015

Food & Drink

8pm Tue. Apr. 14

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, Apr. 15th, 2015

Stage

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 15

Just Bag it Fashion Show

Teams of up to five people will showcase their fashion designs on a model wearing an outfit made of recycled, repurposed material. The event is a kick off event for Earth Week and is sponsored by the Housing Office of Sustainability and the Student Office of Sustainability.

Cost: FREE

Thursday, Apr. 16th, 2015

Stage

7:30pm Thu. Apr. 16

The Three Sisters

Stage production by Anton Chekhov, translated by Sarah Ruhl, and directed by Arthur Grothe.

Kjer Theatre

Cost: See contact info for cost

Leisure

8-10pm Thu. Apr. 16

Clear Water Comedy *Comedy Club*

As some of you have heard The Plus has started a weekly comedy night. Every Thursday we bring you local (and sometimes not so local) stand up and improv talent from 8-10pm. All door money goes to the performers, then we invite you to take your ticket to the bar.

The Plus

Cost: $3

Friday, Apr. 17th, 2015

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 17

The Three Sisters

Stage production by Anton Chekhov, translated by Sarah Ruhl, and directed by Arthur Grothe.

Kjer Theatre

Cost: See contact info for cost

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 17

A Year with Frog and Toad

A whimsical tale of friendship appropriate for all ages presented by UW-Stout Theatre.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: Adults $12, children under 12 $6

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 17

Goodnight Moon

In this musical adaptation of Margaret Wise Brown’s beloved children’s story presented by the Eau Claire Children's Theatre, Bunny’s room magically comes alive. He sings and dances his way to sweet dreams through nursery rhyme scenes…

The Oxford

Cost: Reserved seating tickets are $12 for adults/seniors and $8 for youth/students

Saturday, Apr. 18th, 2015

Stage

Check Venue For Hours Sat. Apr. 18

Playacting and Story Theatre

ECCT is offering a number of acting and theatre classes for young performers to hone their skills and build their confidence onstage. See contact info for full details.

The Oxford

Cost: See contact info for cost

Stage

11am Sat. Apr. 18

Goodnight Moon

In this musical adaptation of Margaret Wise Brown’s beloved children’s story presented by the Eau Claire Children's Theatre, Bunny’s room magically comes alive. He sings and dances his way to sweet dreams through nursery rhyme scenes…

The Oxford

Cost: Reserved seating tickets are $12 for adults/seniors and $8 for youth/students

Stage

1:30pm Sat. Apr. 18

A Year with Frog and Toad

A whimsical tale of friendship appropriate for all ages presented by UW-Stout Theatre.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: Adults $12, children under 12 $6

Stage

1:30pm Sat. Apr. 18

Goodnight Moon

In this musical adaptation of Margaret Wise Brown’s beloved children’s story presented by the Eau Claire Children's Theatre, Bunny’s room magically comes alive. He sings and dances his way to sweet dreams through nursery rhyme scenes…

The Oxford

Cost: Reserved seating tickets are $12 for adults/seniors and $8 for youth/students

Causes

5pm Sat. Apr. 18

Feed the Need presents: The Eau Claire Comedy Crawl

Eau Claire's largest annual collective comedy event triumphantly returns for a second year! Featuring dozens of exceptional local/regional comedians and improve groups performing unique and original material at each downtown stop: The…

Cost: $5 wristband good for drink/food specials & admission to extended show at The Plus

Music

7-10pm Sat. Apr. 18

2nd Annual Belly Blast at the Acoustic

A family friendly show that will delight you with fun belly dance goodness. Enjoy several belly dance styles with featured performers Spirit Horse Dance Company, Lasa Anahata, Third Eye Tribal, Kal El Djembe, Peanut Butter & Gypsy, Lacey Nelson and more. Grab a bite and a drink and enjoy the dance.

Acoustic Cafe, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Music

7-10pm Sat. Apr. 18

Tribute to Elvis

Tony Rocker performing at the Eau Claire Moose lodge. Tony does a wonderful Tribute to Elvis.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: $10 in advance; reservations $15 at the door

Stage

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 18

The Three Sisters

Stage production by Anton Chekhov, translated by Sarah Ruhl, and directed by Arthur Grothe.

Kjer Theatre

Cost: See contact info for cost

Stage

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 18

A Year with Frog and Toad

A whimsical tale of friendship appropriate for all ages presented by UW-Stout Theatre.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: Adults $12, children under 12 $6

Sunday, Apr. 19th, 2015

Stage

1:30pm Sun. Apr. 19

Goodnight Moon

In this musical adaptation of Margaret Wise Brown’s beloved children’s story presented by the Eau Claire Children's Theatre, Bunny’s room magically comes alive. He sings and dances his way to sweet dreams through nursery rhyme scenes…

The Oxford

Cost: Reserved seating tickets are $12 for adults/seniors and $8 for youth/students

Kids

2-3:30pm Sun. Apr. 19

Chinese Culture Week Celebration

Drop in for demonstrations and activities. Children under the age of eight must be accompanied by an adult. Demonstrations of martial arts, fashion, Kongfu tea ceremony, music, and instruments. Activities of Chinese games, learn to use…

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library

Uncategorized

2-3pm Sun. Apr. 19

Joe "The Trick-Star" Odhiambo

The World's Greatest Basketball Dribbler (12-time Guinness World Record Holder) Joe Odhiambo is originally from Kenya, East Africa. Joe’s humble upbringing taught him the drive and work ethic which have allowed him to become the best in his class. Joe was an NBA All-Star Performer (2006 - 2010) and a former Phoenix Suns performer.

The Heyde Center for the Arts

Cost: Adults $8, Seniors $7, Youth $3, Family of four $20

Stage

7-8:15pm Sun. Apr. 19

Steve Russell is "The Casual Suspect"

Steve Russell tells tales from his 35 years on the road as a professional comedy-variety entertainer. Backstage at circus, opera, Renfairs and more. Two things these stories have in common? Most happened while wearing tights, and most involve run-ins with the police. All ages. All fun, no juggling!

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10

Music

10pm Sun. Apr. 19

BUHU SloSlyLove

Welcome to the hyper, fantastical reality that is born out of summer love between 80s babies and online thrift store junkies.

The Plus

Cost: FREE

Monday, Apr. 20th, 2015

Music

8-11pm Mon. Apr. 20

Live Band Karaoke with Jenny and the Jets

Jenny and the Jets is a karaoke band with Nick Foytik on guitar, Billy Angell on keyboards, Bentley Harder on bass, and John LeBrun on drums. These music veterans team up with Jennifer Hazen, for Eau Claire's unique live karaoke band. Come to Pizza Plus, get on stage and join in the fun.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Apr. 21st, 2015

Food & Drink

8pm Tue. Apr. 21

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, Apr. 22nd, 2015

Stage

7:30pm Wed. Apr. 22

The Three Sisters

Stage production by Anton Chekhov, translated by Sarah Ruhl, and directed by Arthur Grothe.

Kjer Theatre

Cost: See contact info for cost

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