Tuesday, Apr. 25th, 2017

6:30pm Tue. Apr. 25

ecWIT Live in the Spring: "Under the Influence"

Eau Claire's newest reader's theater group, ecWIT (Eau Claire Women in Theater). Fresh off their performances from last fall, the ladies are back with a new lineup. This program will include three pieces: a take on "Romeo & Juliet", a humorous portrayal of what it takes to "get into character", and an original piece.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

9pm Tue. Apr. 25

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Wednesday, Apr. 26th, 2017

6:30pm Wed. Apr. 26

ecWIT Live in the Spring: "Under the Influence"

Eau Claire's newest reader's theater group, ecWIT (Eau Claire Women in Theater). Fresh off their performances from last fall, the ladies are back with a new lineup. This program will include three pieces: a take on "Romeo & Juliet", a humorous portrayal of what it takes to "get into character", and an original piece.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Thursday, Apr. 27th, 2017

7:30pm Thu. Apr. 27

UWEC Theater: "Invisible Truth: Intersections of Vulnerability in Eau Claire"

This experimental theater experience will explore stories of homelessness in Eau Claire and the problems with the ways we look at the issue. It is the result of over a year of inter-disciplinary research and performance design work between students, faculty, and volunteer organizations.

Banbury Place - Building 13 800 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

7:30-9:30pm Thu. Apr. 27

"Snowbirds: Musical Comedy Road Trip" Video Showing

“Snowbirds” played live-on-stage last month to enthusiastic full-house audiences at the Heyde Center for the Arts. Experience the Iconostar Productions video of the show on the large screen at the Heyde Center for the Arts. Script & Songs by Jerry Way.

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

Cost: Free will Donation

Age: All Ages

Friday, Apr. 28th, 2017

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 28

ECCT Presents: The True Story of the Three Little Pigs

Everyone knows the story of the 3 little Pigs, but have you ever wondered if there was more to the story? Could one wolf really cause that much damage? In this musical adaptation of the popular children's story, Alexander T. Wolf takes the stand and finally has his say about what really happened.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Apr. 28

Menomonie High School Theatre Presents: "Grease"

The witty dialogue and catchy hit songs such as “We Go Together” keep Grease one of the most popular musicals of all time

Menomonie High School 1715 5th St. W., Menomonie

Cost: Tickets $3 students and senior citizens $5 adults Free with activity pass Tickets will be for sale, at the door, 1 hour prior to the beginning of each performance

Age: Parental Guidance Suggested

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 28

UWEC Theater: "Invisible Truth: Intersections of Vulnerability in Eau Claire"

This experimental theater experience will explore stories of homelessness in Eau Claire and the problems with the ways we look at the issue. It is the result of over a year of inter-disciplinary research and performance design work between students, faculty, and volunteer organizations.

Banbury Place - Building 13 800 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 28

Menomonie Theater Guild: Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap”

Mysterious twists and turns abound when a group of strangers stranded in a guest house during a snowstorm discover that a murderer is in their midst. The identity of the killer in the play is a closely guarded secret, and Agatha Christie’s greatest mystery unfolds to a surprising conclusion.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Saturday, Apr. 29th, 2017

11am Sat. Apr. 29

ECCT Presents: The True Story of the Three Little Pigs

Everyone knows the story of the 3 little Pigs, but have you ever wondered if there was more to the story? Could one wolf really cause that much damage? In this musical adaptation of the popular children's story, Alexander T. Wolf takes the stand and finally has his say about what really happened.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sat. Apr. 29

ECCT Presents: The True Story of the Three Little Pigs

Everyone knows the story of the 3 little Pigs, but have you ever wondered if there was more to the story? Could one wolf really cause that much damage? In this musical adaptation of the popular children's story, Alexander T. Wolf takes the stand and finally has his say about what really happened.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

1:30-3:30pm Sat. Apr. 29

Menomonie High School Theatre Presents: "Grease"

The witty dialogue and catchy hit songs such as “We Go Together” keep Grease one of the most popular musicals of all time

Menomonie High School 1715 5th St. W., Menomonie

Cost: Tickets $3 students and senior citizens $5 adults Free with activity pass Tickets will be for sale, at the door, 1 hour prior to the beginning of each performance

Age: Parental Guidance Suggested

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 29

UWEC Theater: "Invisible Truth: Intersections of Vulnerability in Eau Claire"

This experimental theater experience will explore stories of homelessness in Eau Claire and the problems with the ways we look at the issue. It is the result of over a year of inter-disciplinary research and performance design work between students, faculty, and volunteer organizations.

Banbury Place - Building 13 800 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 29

Menomonie High School Theatre Presents: "Grease"

The witty dialogue and catchy hit songs such as “We Go Together” keep Grease one of the most popular musicals of all time

Menomonie High School 1715 5th St. W., Menomonie

Cost: Tickets $3 students and senior citizens $5 adults Free with activity pass Tickets will be for sale, at the door, 1 hour prior to the beginning of each performance

Age: Parental Guidance Suggested

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 29

Menomonie Theater Guild: Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap”

Mysterious twists and turns abound when a group of strangers stranded in a guest house during a snowstorm discover that a murderer is in their midst. The identity of the killer in the play is a closely guarded secret, and Agatha Christie’s greatest mystery unfolds to a surprising conclusion.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Sunday, Apr. 30th, 2017

1:30-3:30pm Sun. Apr. 30

Menomonie High School Theatre Presents: "Grease"

The witty dialogue and catchy hit songs such as “We Go Together” keep Grease one of the most popular musicals of all time

Menomonie High School 1715 5th St. W., Menomonie

Cost: Tickets $3 students and senior citizens $5 adults Free with activity pass Tickets will be for sale, at the door, 1 hour prior to the beginning of each performance

Age: Parental Guidance Suggested

2pm Sun. Apr. 30

Menomonie Theater Guild: Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap”

Mysterious twists and turns abound when a group of strangers stranded in a guest house during a snowstorm discover that a murderer is in their midst. The identity of the killer in the play is a closely guarded secret, and Agatha Christie’s greatest mystery unfolds to a surprising conclusion.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Tuesday, May. 2nd, 2017

9pm Tue. May. 2

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Thursday, May. 4th, 2017

4pm Thu. May. 4

UWEC Theatre: Short Play Festival

Each spring the UWEC Theatre Division stages a collection of one-act plays directed by students from the Advanced Directing course. This dynamic collection of work showcases the emerging talents of the division's young directors and actors.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

7:30pm Thu. May. 4

UWEC Theatre: Short Play Festival

Each spring the UWEC Theatre Division stages a collection of one-act plays directed by students from the Advanced Directing course. This dynamic collection of work showcases the emerging talents of the division's young directors and actors.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

7:30pm Thu. May. 4

CVTG Presents: "The Drowsy Chaperone"

Winner of 5 Tony Awards, The Drowsy Chaperone features one show-stopping song and dance number after another. A cast recording of a fictitious 1928 Jazz Age musical comes to life in the narrator's living room. Mix in a wedding couple, gangsters, a misguided Don Juan and an intoxicated chaperone, and you have the ingredients for an evening of madcap delight.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10-22; Order tickets online, by phone, or at the door

7:30-9:30pm Thu. May. 4

Menomonie High School Theatre Presents: "Grease"

The witty dialogue and catchy hit songs such as “We Go Together” keep Grease one of the most popular musicals of all time

Menomonie High School 1715 5th St. W., Menomonie

Cost: Tickets $3 students and senior citizens $5 adults Free with activity pass Tickets will be for sale, at the door, 1 hour prior to the beginning of each performance

Age: Parental Guidance Suggested

Friday, May. 5th, 2017

4pm Fri. May. 5

UWEC Theatre: Short Play Festival

Each spring the UWEC Theatre Division stages a collection of one-act plays directed by students from the Advanced Directing course. This dynamic collection of work showcases the emerging talents of the division's young directors and actors.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

7:30pm Fri. May. 5

UWEC Theatre: Short Play Festival

Each spring the UWEC Theatre Division stages a collection of one-act plays directed by students from the Advanced Directing course. This dynamic collection of work showcases the emerging talents of the division's young directors and actors.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

7:30pm Fri. May. 5

CVTG Presents: "The Drowsy Chaperone"

Winner of 5 Tony Awards, The Drowsy Chaperone features one show-stopping song and dance number after another. A cast recording of a fictitious 1928 Jazz Age musical comes to life in the narrator's living room. Mix in a wedding couple, gangsters, a misguided Don Juan and an intoxicated chaperone, and you have the ingredients for an evening of madcap delight.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10-22; Order tickets online, by phone, or at the door

7:30-9:30pm Fri. May. 5

Menomonie High School Theatre Presents: "Grease"

The witty dialogue and catchy hit songs such as “We Go Together” keep Grease one of the most popular musicals of all time

Menomonie High School 1715 5th St. W., Menomonie

Cost: Tickets $3 students and senior citizens $5 adults Free with activity pass Tickets will be for sale, at the door, 1 hour prior to the beginning of each performance

Age: Parental Guidance Suggested

7:30pm Fri. May. 5

Menomonie Theater Guild: Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap”

Mysterious twists and turns abound when a group of strangers stranded in a guest house during a snowstorm discover that a murderer is in their midst. The identity of the killer in the play is a closely guarded secret, and Agatha Christie’s greatest mystery unfolds to a surprising conclusion.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Saturday, May. 6th, 2017

4pm Sat. May. 6

UWEC Theatre: Short Play Festival

Each spring the UWEC Theatre Division stages a collection of one-act plays directed by students from the Advanced Directing course. This dynamic collection of work showcases the emerging talents of the division's young directors and actors.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

6-8pm Sat. May. 6

11th Annual Irish Dance Show

Janelle’s School of Irish Dance will be joined by the Shillelagh Lads for this annual performance. A team-up of traditional Irish music, dance, and excitement.

North High School Auditorium 1801 Piedmont Rd, Eau claire

Cost: Admission by Donation

Age: All ages!

7:30pm Sat. May. 6

CVTG Presents: "The Drowsy Chaperone"

Winner of 5 Tony Awards, The Drowsy Chaperone features one show-stopping song and dance number after another. A cast recording of a fictitious 1928 Jazz Age musical comes to life in the narrator's living room. Mix in a wedding couple, gangsters, a misguided Don Juan and an intoxicated chaperone, and you have the ingredients for an evening of madcap delight.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10-22; Order tickets online, by phone, or at the door

7:30pm Sat. May. 6

Menomonie Theater Guild: Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap”

Mysterious twists and turns abound when a group of strangers stranded in a guest house during a snowstorm discover that a murderer is in their midst. The identity of the killer in the play is a closely guarded secret, and Agatha Christie’s greatest mystery unfolds to a surprising conclusion.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

7:30pm Sat. May. 6

UWEC Theatre: Short Play Festival

Each spring the UWEC Theatre Division stages a collection of one-act plays directed by students from the Advanced Directing course. This dynamic collection of work showcases the emerging talents of the division's young directors and actors.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Sunday, May. 7th, 2017

1:30pm Sun. May. 7

CVTG Presents: "The Drowsy Chaperone"

Winner of 5 Tony Awards, The Drowsy Chaperone features one show-stopping song and dance number after another. A cast recording of a fictitious 1928 Jazz Age musical comes to life in the narrator's living room. Mix in a wedding couple, gangsters, a misguided Don Juan and an intoxicated chaperone, and you have the ingredients for an evening of madcap delight.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10-22; Order tickets online, by phone, or at the door

2pm Sun. May. 7

Menomonie Theater Guild: Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap”

Mysterious twists and turns abound when a group of strangers stranded in a guest house during a snowstorm discover that a murderer is in their midst. The identity of the killer in the play is a closely guarded secret, and Agatha Christie’s greatest mystery unfolds to a surprising conclusion.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Tuesday, May. 9th, 2017

9pm Tue. May. 9

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Thursday, May. 11th, 2017

7:30pm Thu. May. 11

ECCT Presents: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

The crafty slave Pseudolus yearns for his freedom, and his young master Hero promises him just that. THe only catch? he must win the hand of the beautiful but slow-witted courtesan Philia for him. What could possibly go wrong? Sondheim's joyous romp through Rome is filled with desperate lovers, scheming neighbors and secrets behind every toga.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

Friday, May. 12th, 2017

7:30pm Fri. May. 12

ECCT Presents: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

The crafty slave Pseudolus yearns for his freedom, and his young master Hero promises him just that. THe only catch? he must win the hand of the beautiful but slow-witted courtesan Philia for him. What could possibly go wrong? Sondheim's joyous romp through Rome is filled with desperate lovers, scheming neighbors and secrets behind every toga.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

7:30-10pm Fri. May. 12

Population 485: On Stage

Against a backdrop of fires and tangled wrecks, bar fights and smelt feeds, Population: 485 is a comic and sometimes heartbreaking true tale leavened with quieter meditations on an overlooked America. Adapted from the best-selling book by Michael Perry. Directed by Jake Lindgren.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults: $20; Students: $15

Age: 10+

Saturday, May. 13th, 2017

1:30-4pm Sat. May. 13

Population 485: On Stage

Against a backdrop of fires and tangled wrecks, bar fights and smelt feeds, Population: 485 is a comic and sometimes heartbreaking true tale leavened with quieter meditations on an overlooked America. Adapted from the best-selling book by Michael Perry. Directed by Jake Lindgren.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults: $20; Students: $15

Age: 10+

7:30pm Sat. May. 13

ECCT Presents: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

The crafty slave Pseudolus yearns for his freedom, and his young master Hero promises him just that. THe only catch? he must win the hand of the beautiful but slow-witted courtesan Philia for him. What could possibly go wrong? Sondheim's joyous romp through Rome is filled with desperate lovers, scheming neighbors and secrets behind every toga.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

7:30-10pm Sat. May. 13

Population 485: On Stage

Against a backdrop of fires and tangled wrecks, bar fights and smelt feeds, Population: 485 is a comic and sometimes heartbreaking true tale leavened with quieter meditations on an overlooked America. Adapted from the best-selling book by Michael Perry. Directed by Jake Lindgren.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults: $20; Students: $15

Age: 10+

Sunday, May. 14th, 2017

1:30-4pm Sun. May. 14

Population 485: On Stage

Against a backdrop of fires and tangled wrecks, bar fights and smelt feeds, Population: 485 is a comic and sometimes heartbreaking true tale leavened with quieter meditations on an overlooked America. Adapted from the best-selling book by Michael Perry. Directed by Jake Lindgren.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults: $20; Students: $15

Age: 10+

1:30pm Sun. May. 14

ECCT Presents: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

The crafty slave Pseudolus yearns for his freedom, and his young master Hero promises him just that. THe only catch? he must win the hand of the beautiful but slow-witted courtesan Philia for him. What could possibly go wrong? Sondheim's joyous romp through Rome is filled with desperate lovers, scheming neighbors and secrets behind every toga.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, May. 16th, 2017

9pm Tue. May. 16

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, May. 23rd, 2017

9pm Tue. May. 23

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, May. 30th, 2017

9pm Tue. May. 30

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Tuesday, Jun. 6th, 2017

9pm Tue. Jun. 6

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Thursday, Jun. 8th, 2017

Thu. Jun. 8

3rd Annual Blue Ox Music Festival

A three-day outdoor music festival celebrating the best of bluegrass, roots, and Americana music.  The full lineup for the 2017 Blue Ox Music Festival is as follows: Punch Brothers, Greensky Bluegrass, Drive-By Truckers, Railroad Earth,…

Blue Ox Music Festival Grounds 5024 Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $143 for 3 day GA; +$25 for car camping

Friday, Jun. 9th, 2017

Fri. Jun. 9

3rd Annual Blue Ox Music Festival

A three-day outdoor music festival celebrating the best of bluegrass, roots, and Americana music.  The full lineup for the 2017 Blue Ox Music Festival is as follows: Punch Brothers, Greensky Bluegrass, Drive-By Truckers, Railroad Earth,…

Blue Ox Music Festival Grounds 5024 Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $143 for 3 day GA; +$25 for car camping

Saturday, Jun. 10th, 2017

Sat. Jun. 10

3rd Annual Blue Ox Music Festival

A three-day outdoor music festival celebrating the best of bluegrass, roots, and Americana music.  The full lineup for the 2017 Blue Ox Music Festival is as follows: Punch Brothers, Greensky Bluegrass, Drive-By Truckers, Railroad Earth,…

Blue Ox Music Festival Grounds 5024 Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $143 for 3 day GA; +$25 for car camping

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