Friday, Jun. 23rd, 2017

7:30-10pm Fri. Jun. 23

Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild Presents: "Grease"

Meet Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum- snapping "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox, evoking the look and sound of the 1950's in this rollicking fun musical. Sandy is the new girl in town and Danny is the school's coolest greaser. Great song and dance numbers including "Summer Nights" and "Greased Lightnin'."

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 GA; $10 Students

Saturday, Jun. 24th, 2017

7:30-10pm Sat. Jun. 24

Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild Presents: "Grease"

Meet Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum- snapping "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox, evoking the look and sound of the 1950's in this rollicking fun musical. Sandy is the new girl in town and Danny is the school's coolest greaser. Great song and dance numbers including "Summer Nights" and "Greased Lightnin'."

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 GA; $10 Students

Sunday, Jun. 25th, 2017

1:30-4pm Sun. Jun. 25

Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild Presents: "Grease"

Meet Rydell High's senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding "Burger Palace Boys" and their gum- snapping "Pink Ladies" in bobby sox, evoking the look and sound of the 1950's in this rollicking fun musical. Sandy is the new girl in town and Danny is the school's coolest greaser. Great song and dance numbers including "Summer Nights" and "Greased Lightnin'."

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 GA; $10 Students

Monday, Jun. 26th, 2017

5-7:30pm Mon. Jun. 26

"Ole and Lena Win a Cruise" - Dinner Theater

Ole’s idea of a vacation is going to the Muskrat Lodge’s Annual Convention, but Lena is determined to go on a romantic vacation in this humorous dinner theater show.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $32, Seniors $31, Youth $25. Group discounts available. 

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Mon. Jun. 26

Two Griffins Theatre Company Auditions

Looking to cast one female actor, 50+, in a production of 'Night, Mother by Marsha Norman. Performances in mid-August at The Grand Theatre in Eau Claire, WI.

The Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild 102 West Grand Avenue, Eau Claire

Age: 50+

Tuesday, Jun. 27th, 2017

5-7:30pm Tue. Jun. 27

Summer Dinner and Music: Barbeque and John Denver

Layne Yost's tribute to the music of John Denver is a faithful tribute that pays homage to the music and the man. Yost captures the simple soul of Denver's music through guitar and upright bass arrangements. Woven within the music are stories that give insight into Denver's life and legacy.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $32, Seniors $31, Youth $25. Group discounts available. 

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Tue. Jun. 27

Two Griffins Theatre Company Auditions

Looking to cast one female actor, 50+, in a production of 'Night, Mother by Marsha Norman. Performances in mid-August at The Grand Theatre in Eau Claire, WI.

The Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild 102 West Grand Avenue, Eau Claire

Age: 50+

Thursday, Jun. 29th, 2017

10am Thu. Jun. 29

Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon

Based off of the popular children's book, "Pirates Past Noon" is the first in ECCT’s 2017 "For Kid, By Kids Summer Series".

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

1:30pm Thu. Jun. 29

Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon

Based off of the popular children's book, "Pirates Past Noon" is the first in ECCT’s 2017 "For Kid, By Kids Summer Series".

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

6:30pm Thu. Jun. 29

Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon

Based off of the popular children's book, "Pirates Past Noon" is the first in ECCT’s 2017 "For Kid, By Kids Summer Series".

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Friday, Jun. 30th, 2017

10am Fri. Jun. 30

Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon

Based off of the popular children's book, "Pirates Past Noon" is the first in ECCT’s 2017 "For Kid, By Kids Summer Series".

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

1:30pm Fri. Jun. 30

Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon

Based off of the popular children's book, "Pirates Past Noon" is the first in ECCT’s 2017 "For Kid, By Kids Summer Series".

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Friday, Jul. 14th, 2017

11am-7pm Fri. Jul. 14

Great River Shakespeare Festival Bus Trip: "The Comedy of Errors"

The "Friends of Will" is sponsoring a coach bus trip to see a matinee performance of "The Comedy of Errors" at the Great River Shakespeare Festival in Winona, MN. Cost includes a premier ticket, round trip bus fare, an exclusive play preview by the acting company and a box lunch.

Great River Shakespeare Festival, Winona

Cost: $70

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jul. 15th, 2017

7:30pm Sat. Jul. 15

A Little Night Music

Performed as a concert musical and fully staged with sets and period costumes, this Tony Award winning musical explores the tangled affairs of actress Desiree Armfeldt and the two men who love her. WHen everyone gathers for a weekend in the country, infinite possibilities of new romances and second chances bring surprised.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 16th, 2017

1:30pm Sun. Jul. 16

A Little Night Music

Performed as a concert musical and fully staged with sets and period costumes, this Tony Award winning musical explores the tangled affairs of actress Desiree Armfeldt and the two men who love her. WHen everyone gathers for a weekend in the country, infinite possibilities of new romances and second chances bring surprised.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Friday, Jul. 21st, 2017

7:30-9pm Fri. Jul. 21

Fiddler on the Roof

Set in the little village of Anatevka, the iconic play Fiddler on the Roof centers on Tevye, a poor milkman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish community, Tevye tries to protect his daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of changing social mores and the growing anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jul. 22nd, 2017

7:30-9pm Sat. Jul. 22

Fiddler on the Roof

Set in the little village of Anatevka, the iconic play Fiddler on the Roof centers on Tevye, a poor milkman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish community, Tevye tries to protect his daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of changing social mores and the growing anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 23rd, 2017

Sun. Jul. 23

Great River Shakespeare Festival Season 14

Located in Winona, Minnesota, Great River Shakespeare Festival has produced affordable, accessible, and understandable Shakespeare since 2004. In addition to performances lasting from June 23 through July 30, patrons can also participate in a…

Performing Arts Center – Winona State University 450 Johnson Street, Winona

Cost: $12-49

2-3:30pm Sun. Jul. 23

Fiddler on the Roof

Set in the little village of Anatevka, the iconic play Fiddler on the Roof centers on Tevye, a poor milkman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish community, Tevye tries to protect his daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of changing social mores and the growing anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7

Age: All Ages

Monday, Jul. 24th, 2017

Mon. Jul. 24

Great River Shakespeare Festival Season 14

Located in Winona, Minnesota, Great River Shakespeare Festival has produced affordable, accessible, and understandable Shakespeare since 2004. In addition to performances lasting from June 23 through July 30, patrons can also participate in a…

Performing Arts Center – Winona State University 450 Johnson Street, Winona

Cost: $12-49

Tuesday, Jul. 25th, 2017

Tue. Jul. 25

Great River Shakespeare Festival Season 14

Located in Winona, Minnesota, Great River Shakespeare Festival has produced affordable, accessible, and understandable Shakespeare since 2004. In addition to performances lasting from June 23 through July 30, patrons can also participate in a…

Performing Arts Center – Winona State University 450 Johnson Street, Winona

Cost: $12-49

Wednesday, Jul. 26th, 2017

Wed. Jul. 26

Great River Shakespeare Festival Season 14

Located in Winona, Minnesota, Great River Shakespeare Festival has produced affordable, accessible, and understandable Shakespeare since 2004. In addition to performances lasting from June 23 through July 30, patrons can also participate in a…

Performing Arts Center – Winona State University 450 Johnson Street, Winona

Cost: $12-49

7:30pm Wed. Jul. 26

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Jul. 27th, 2017

Thu. Jul. 27

Great River Shakespeare Festival Season 14

Located in Winona, Minnesota, Great River Shakespeare Festival has produced affordable, accessible, and understandable Shakespeare since 2004. In addition to performances lasting from June 23 through July 30, patrons can also participate in a…

Performing Arts Center – Winona State University 450 Johnson Street, Winona

Cost: $12-49

7:30pm Thu. Jul. 27

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Friday, Jul. 28th, 2017

Fri. Jul. 28

Great River Shakespeare Festival Season 14

Located in Winona, Minnesota, Great River Shakespeare Festival has produced affordable, accessible, and understandable Shakespeare since 2004. In addition to performances lasting from June 23 through July 30, patrons can also participate in a…

Performing Arts Center – Winona State University 450 Johnson Street, Winona

Cost: $12-49

7:30pm Fri. Jul. 28

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jul. 29th, 2017

Sat. Jul. 29

Great River Shakespeare Festival Season 14

Located in Winona, Minnesota, Great River Shakespeare Festival has produced affordable, accessible, and understandable Shakespeare since 2004. In addition to performances lasting from June 23 through July 30, patrons can also participate in a…

Performing Arts Center – Winona State University 450 Johnson Street, Winona

Cost: $12-49

1:30pm Sat. Jul. 29

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Jul. 29

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 30th, 2017

Sun. Jul. 30

Great River Shakespeare Festival Season 14

Located in Winona, Minnesota, Great River Shakespeare Festival has produced affordable, accessible, and understandable Shakespeare since 2004. In addition to performances lasting from June 23 through July 30, patrons can also participate in a…

Performing Arts Center – Winona State University 450 Johnson Street, Winona

Cost: $12-49

1:30pm Sun. Jul. 30

Madagascar: A Musical Adventure

They're out of the zoo and onto the stage! Join a band of zoo animals including a lion, a giraffe, a zebra, a hippo, and handful of penguins on their way from Central Park Zoo to Madagascar.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $12 Student, $18 Seniors, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Aug. 10th, 2017

7:30-9pm Thu. Aug. 10

The Swampers: Wissota in the Making

A century ago, the Wisconsin-Minnesota Light & Power Company hired 700 workers, set up a temporary town, and build the hydro dam that creates Lake Wissota. A visual history of this time, now archived by the Chippewa County Historical Society, inspired Jerry Way to create the words, music and slide show telling the story of “Wissota in the Making.”

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults  $11, Seniors $10, Youth $5

Age: All Ages

Friday, Aug. 11th, 2017

7:30-9pm Fri. Aug. 11

The Swampers: Wissota in the Making

A century ago, the Wisconsin-Minnesota Light & Power Company hired 700 workers, set up a temporary town, and build the hydro dam that creates Lake Wissota. A visual history of this time, now archived by the Chippewa County Historical Society, inspired Jerry Way to create the words, music and slide show telling the story of “Wissota in the Making.”

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults  $11, Seniors $10, Youth $5

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Aug. 12th, 2017

Sat. Aug. 12

WPR Trip to Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua

Wisconsin Public Radio’s annual overnight bus trip to Chequamegon Bay for Big Top Chautauqua. Highlights of the trip include a special picnic dinner at WPR VIP reception, front row seats radio play productions, a visit to historic La Pointe island, shopping trips, exploring, and eating around Hayward. Bus leaves from Eau Claire, as well as several other cities.

Register online or contact for pickup location information

Cost: $475-695

Sunday, Aug. 13th, 2017

Sun. Aug. 13

WPR Trip to Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua

Wisconsin Public Radio’s annual overnight bus trip to Chequamegon Bay for Big Top Chautauqua. Highlights of the trip include a special picnic dinner at WPR VIP reception, front row seats radio play productions, a visit to historic La Pointe island, shopping trips, exploring, and eating around Hayward. Bus leaves from Eau Claire, as well as several other cities.

Register online or contact for pickup location information

Cost: $475-695

Monday, Aug. 14th, 2017

Mon. Aug. 14

WPR Trip to Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua

Wisconsin Public Radio’s annual overnight bus trip to Chequamegon Bay for Big Top Chautauqua. Highlights of the trip include a special picnic dinner at WPR VIP reception, front row seats radio play productions, a visit to historic La Pointe island, shopping trips, exploring, and eating around Hayward. Bus leaves from Eau Claire, as well as several other cities.

Register online or contact for pickup location information

Cost: $475-695

Friday, Sep. 29th, 2017

7:30-9pm Fri. Sep. 29

An Evening with Michael Perry - "Have I Said This Before?"

A warm welcome back to New York Times bestselling author, humorist and radio show host Michael Perry who returns to the Heyde Center with a new batch of humorous and heartfelt stories based on his life in rural Wisconsin. This night will be special, so he may wear a clean shirt.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $15, Seniors $14, Youth $8

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Nov. 16th, 2017

7:30-9pm Thu. Nov. 16

Last Lists of My Mad Mother - By Julie Jensen

A humorous yet poignant look at Alzheimer's disease. It reveals the humor within the tragedy, without taking away from the seriousness of the issue. Ma cares about ribbons and bows, intransitive verbs and keeping to her rigid schedule. Her daughter Dot attempts to understand her mother.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Show only Admission: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7 ----Buffet dinner and show: Adults $32, Seniors $31, Youth (under 13) $19

Age: All Ages

Friday, Nov. 17th, 2017

7:30-9pm Fri. Nov. 17

Last Lists of My Mad Mother - By Julie Jensen

A humorous yet poignant look at Alzheimer's disease. It reveals the humor within the tragedy, without taking away from the seriousness of the issue. Ma cares about ribbons and bows, intransitive verbs and keeping to her rigid schedule. Her daughter Dot attempts to understand her mother.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Show only Admission: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7 ----Buffet dinner and show: Adults $32, Seniors $31, Youth (under 13) $19

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Nov. 18th, 2017

7:30-9pm Sat. Nov. 18

Last Lists of My Mad Mother - By Julie Jensen

A humorous yet poignant look at Alzheimer's disease. It reveals the humor within the tragedy, without taking away from the seriousness of the issue. Ma cares about ribbons and bows, intransitive verbs and keeping to her rigid schedule. Her daughter Dot attempts to understand her mother.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Show only Admission: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7 ----Buffet dinner and show: Adults $32, Seniors $31, Youth (under 13) $19

Age: All Ages

Friday, Dec. 15th, 2017

6:30-9pm Fri. Dec. 15

Duelly Noted - Dueling Pianos Holiday Dinner Show

Duelly Noted is a one-of-a-kind act with both sass and class. Cassondra and Jacy, will draw the audience in with their dueling pianos-style performances while playing a wide variety of genres that will be sure to have everyone’s toes tapping. They play all your favorite hits from the 60s to today. Hear Meagon Trainer’s All About That Bass, Journey’s Don’t Stop Believing and more.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Dinner and show tickets are $33 for adults, $32 for seniors, and $26 youth.   There will be show only seats in the balcony available at a cost of $15 adults, $14 seniors, and $8 youth.  

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Dec. 16th, 2017

6:30-9pm Sat. Dec. 16

Duelly Noted - Dueling Pianos Holiday Dinner Show

Duelly Noted is a one-of-a-kind act with both sass and class. Cassondra and Jacy, will draw the audience in with their dueling pianos-style performances while playing a wide variety of genres that will be sure to have everyone’s toes tapping. They play all your favorite hits from the 60s to today. Hear Meagon Trainer’s All About That Bass, Journey’s Don’t Stop Believing and more.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Dinner and show tickets are $33 for adults, $32 for seniors, and $26 youth.   There will be show only seats in the balcony available at a cost of $15 adults, $14 seniors, and $8 youth.  

Age: All Ages