Tuesday, Nov. 25th, 2014

Food & Drink

8pm Tue. Nov. 25

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

Tuesday, Dec. 2nd, 2014

Causes

7pm Tue. Dec. 2

Confessions of a Drunk Mother

Kristen Treinen - affiliation: Nicole Schultz, UWEC. Donation proceeds go to the National Association for Children with Alcoholism.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation

Cost: FREE, though donations are welcome

Music

7pm Tue. Dec. 2

Unified

Unified is an event where all Christians come together in worship. "So that with one mind and one voice you may glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ" - Romans 15:6.

Schofield Auditorium, Schofield Hall

Cost: FREE

Food & Drink

8pm Tue. Dec. 2

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, Dec. 4th, 2014

Stage

7pm Thu. Dec. 4

Let's Be Honest - A Grown-Up Storytelling Series: Original Kin

Volume One's new storytelling series, where some of the area's best writers and yarn-spinners take to the mic for a night of personal stories told live. Each night multiple storytellers muse on a common theme. Tonight's theme is Original Kin:…

The Volume One Gallery

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

Music

8pm Thu. Dec. 4

Open Mic

With a full professional sound system and all of the technology needs you could dream of for your moment to shine and be heard. Blue Devil Productions is proud to present the second Open Mic of the semester. Sign up begins at 7pm and will be…

The Terrace, Memorial Student Center, UW-Stout

Stage

8pm Thu. Dec. 4

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, Dec. 5th, 2014

Music

6:30-9pm Fri. Dec. 5

Madrigal Dinner

Ye Olde Madrigale Dinner is a 15th-century-style banquet with music and entertainment by the Court Chamber Choir, Court Brass Choir, Court Recorders and Court Thespians. A candlelit 15th Century banquet hall, draped with medieval banners and evergreen accents the scene as a court jester beckons the diners to join the festivities.

Cost: Call the Service Center for ticket info

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Dec. 5

A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

This original play presents the poignant story of the "missing" two years in the life of the Ingalls family- the only substantial period that Laura chose to to write about in her Little House books. Told with period songs and humor, A Laura…

The Oxford

Cost: $12, $8 youth and student

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Dec. 5

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

When a couple attempts to produce a Christmas pageant after casting devilish children who cause utter pandemonium on stage, the success of the show is at risk, but the show must go on.

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Dec. 5

It's a Wonderful Life

One of the most inspiring stories of our time, It's A Wonderful Life chronicles the life of George Bailey, whose dreams of escape and adventure have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty. On Christmas Eve, George's guardian angel appears to remind him that "no man is a failure who has friends." This enduring classic is sure to delight the whole family.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: $15 Adults and $12 seniors/students

Nightlife

10pm Fri. Dec. 5

Comedy Night

Live comedy by Peter Dietrick, Noah Fish, Cullen Ryan, Eric Christenson, Mack Hastings, and Mackenzie Bublitz. Also featuring music by local hip hop beats producer SloSlyLove.

The Mousetrap

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Dec. 6th, 2014

Stage

11am Sat. Dec. 6

A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

This original play presents the poignant story of the "missing" two years in the life of the Ingalls family- the only substantial period that Laura chose to to write about in her Little House books. Told with period songs and humor, A Laura…

The Oxford

Cost: $12, $8 youth and student

Stage

1:30pm Sat. Dec. 6

A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

This original play presents the poignant story of the "missing" two years in the life of the Ingalls family- the only substantial period that Laura chose to to write about in her Little House books. Told with period songs and humor, A Laura…

The Oxford

Cost: $12, $8 youth and student

Stage

1:30pm Sat. Dec. 6

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

When a couple attempts to produce a Christmas pageant after casting devilish children who cause utter pandemonium on stage, the success of the show is at risk, but the show must go on.

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Stage

2pm Sat. Dec. 6

It's a Wonderful Life

One of the most inspiring stories of our time, It's A Wonderful Life chronicles the life of George Bailey, whose dreams of escape and adventure have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty. On Christmas Eve, George's guardian angel appears to remind him that "no man is a failure who has friends." This enduring classic is sure to delight the whole family.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: $15 Adults and $12 seniors/students

Stage

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 6

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

When a couple attempts to produce a Christmas pageant after casting devilish children who cause utter pandemonium on stage, the success of the show is at risk, but the show must go on.

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Stage

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 6

It's a Wonderful Life

One of the most inspiring stories of our time, It's A Wonderful Life chronicles the life of George Bailey, whose dreams of escape and adventure have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty. On Christmas Eve, George's guardian angel appears to remind him that "no man is a failure who has friends." This enduring classic is sure to delight the whole family.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: $15 Adults and $12 seniors/students

Stage

8-9:30pm Sat. Dec. 6

Rio Hillman + Phil Kolas + Justin Schenck

A night of laughter hosted by funny man Justin Schenck. Phil started doing comedy in Eau Claire while attending college for philosophy & hasn't stopped. Rio came on the scene over a decade ago & has been steadily honing his craft. He's performed throughout the Midwest & both coast.

Pizza Plus

Cost: $5

Age: 18+

Sunday, Dec. 7th, 2014

Stage

1:30pm Sun. Dec. 7

A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

This original play presents the poignant story of the "missing" two years in the life of the Ingalls family- the only substantial period that Laura chose to to write about in her Little House books. Told with period songs and humor, A Laura…

The Oxford

Cost: $12, $8 youth and student

Stage

1:30pm Sun. Dec. 7

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

When a couple attempts to produce a Christmas pageant after casting devilish children who cause utter pandemonium on stage, the success of the show is at risk, but the show must go on.

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Stage

2pm Sun. Dec. 7

It's a Wonderful Life

One of the most inspiring stories of our time, It's A Wonderful Life chronicles the life of George Bailey, whose dreams of escape and adventure have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty. On Christmas Eve, George's guardian angel appears to remind him that "no man is a failure who has friends." This enduring classic is sure to delight the whole family.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: $15 Adults and $12 seniors/students

Tuesday, Dec. 9th, 2014

Words

6:45pm Tue. Dec. 9

Open Mic: Holidays

Bring your original holiday-themed prose or poetry to read aloud.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library – Eau Claire Room

Stage

7:30pm Tue. Dec. 9

Boeing Boeing

See contact info for details on this stage production.

Riverside Theatre

Cost: Contact the Service Center for tickets at 715-836-3727

Food & Drink

8pm Tue. Dec. 9

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, Dec. 10th, 2014

Stage

7:30pm Wed. Dec. 10

Boeing Boeing

See contact info for details on this stage production.

Riverside Theatre

Cost: Contact the Service Center for tickets at 715-836-3727

Thursday, Dec. 11th, 2014

Stage

7pm Thu. Dec. 11

Let's Be Honest - A Grown-Up Storytelling Series: On the Road

Volume One's new storytelling series, where some of the area's best writers and yarn-spinners take to the mic for a night of personal stories told live. Each night multiple storytellers muse on a common theme. Tonight's theme is On the Road:…

The Volume One Gallery

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

Stage

7:30pm Thu. Dec. 11

Boeing Boeing

See contact info for details on this stage production.

Riverside Theatre

Cost: Contact the Service Center for tickets at 715-836-3727

Friday, Dec. 12th, 2014

Education

3pm Fri. Dec. 12

2014 Improv Comedy Fest Workshops

The third annual Eau Claire Improv Festival delivers a weekend of hilarity. Local, regional, and national acts will tickle your funny bone and have you doubled over in laughter. Dec. 12, 3pm • Location TBA • Jill Bernard Master Class…

Cost: $10/night, $15/weekend wristband, $20/workshop fee (visit online for full schedule)

Stage

5pm Fri. Dec. 12

2014 Improv Comedy Fest

The third annual Eau Claire Improv Festival delivers a weekend of hilarity. Local, regional, and national acts will tickle your funny bone and have you doubled over in laughter. Each night is completely different, so audience members can enjoy both nights.

On Friday: Local celebrities improv set at 5pm; XX, Kiss Kiss Slap, and God Takes a Holiday at 8pm, BODYSNATCHERS, Tandem, and Jill Bernard at 10pm.

On Saturday: Janice, Snack Time, and Fresh Concepts at 6pm; Shambles, For Science!, and 1 Deep at 8pm; Glassworks, Justin to Kelly, and Pepita at 10pm.

Pizza Plus

Cost: $10/night, $15/weekend wristband, $20/workshop fee (visit online for full schedule)

Nightlife

7pm Fri. Dec. 12

2014 Improv Comedy Fest: Friday High School Performance

The third annual Eau Claire Improv Festival delivers a weekend of hilarity. Local, regional, and national acts will tickle your funny bone and have you doubled over in laughter. Performers include MHS­Mitch, Laugh2Death (Fridley, MN),…

Memorial High School

Cost: $10/night, $15/weekend wristband, $20/workshop fee (visit online for full schedule)

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Dec. 12

Boeing Boeing

See contact info for details on this stage production.

Riverside Theatre

Cost: Contact the Service Center for tickets at 715-836-3727

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Dec. 12

A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

This original play presents the poignant story of the "missing" two years in the life of the Ingalls family- the only substantial period that Laura chose to to write about in her Little House books. Told with period songs and humor, A Laura…

The Oxford

Cost: $12, $8 youth and student

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Dec. 12

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

When a couple attempts to produce a Christmas pageant after casting devilish children who cause utter pandemonium on stage, the success of the show is at risk, but the show must go on.

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Stage

7:30pm Fri. Dec. 12

It's a Wonderful Life

One of the most inspiring stories of our time, It's A Wonderful Life chronicles the life of George Bailey, whose dreams of escape and adventure have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty. On Christmas Eve, George's guardian angel appears to remind him that "no man is a failure who has friends." This enduring classic is sure to delight the whole family.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: $15 Adults and $12 seniors/students

Stage

8pm Fri. Dec. 12

A Fanny Hill Christmas

Celebrate Christmas with a festive, fun concert of holiday favorites, skits and monologues performed by members of South of the River Theatre. Songs include Winter Wonderland, Santa Baby, White Christmas and others. Dinner Theatre Style, reservations required, call for dinner times or show only tickets.

Fanny Hill

Cost: $20, $42.50 dinner and show

Saturday, Dec. 13th, 2014

Education

11am Sat. Dec. 13

2014 Improv Comedy Fest Workshops

The third annual Eau Claire Improv Festival delivers a weekend of hilarity. Local, regional, and national acts will tickle your funny bone and have you doubled over in laughter. Dec. 12, 3pm • Location TBA • Jill Bernard Master Class…

Cost: $10/night, $15/weekend wristband, $20/workshop fee (visit online for full schedule)

Stage

11am Sat. Dec. 13

A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

This original play presents the poignant story of the "missing" two years in the life of the Ingalls family- the only substantial period that Laura chose to to write about in her Little House books. Told with period songs and humor, A Laura…

The Oxford

Cost: $12, $8 youth and student

Stage

1:30pm Sat. Dec. 13

Boeing Boeing

See contact info for details on this stage production.

Riverside Theatre

Cost: Contact the Service Center for tickets at 715-836-3727

Stage

1:30pm Sat. Dec. 13

A Laura Ingalls Wilder Christmas

This original play presents the poignant story of the "missing" two years in the life of the Ingalls family- the only substantial period that Laura chose to to write about in her Little House books. Told with period songs and humor, A Laura…

The Oxford

Cost: $12, $8 youth and student

Stage

1:30pm Sat. Dec. 13

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

When a couple attempts to produce a Christmas pageant after casting devilish children who cause utter pandemonium on stage, the success of the show is at risk, but the show must go on.

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Stage

2pm Sat. Dec. 13

It's a Wonderful Life

One of the most inspiring stories of our time, It's A Wonderful Life chronicles the life of George Bailey, whose dreams of escape and adventure have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty. On Christmas Eve, George's guardian angel appears to remind him that "no man is a failure who has friends." This enduring classic is sure to delight the whole family.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: $15 Adults and $12 seniors/students

Stage

5pm Sat. Dec. 13

2014 Improv Comedy Fest

The third annual Eau Claire Improv Festival delivers a weekend of hilarity. Local, regional, and national acts will tickle your funny bone and have you doubled over in laughter. Each night is completely different, so audience members can enjoy both nights.

On Friday: Local celebrities improv set at 5pm; XX, Kiss Kiss Slap, and God Takes a Holiday at 8pm, BODYSNATCHERS, Tandem, and Jill Bernard at 10pm.

On Saturday: Janice, Snack Time, and Fresh Concepts at 6pm; Shambles, For Science!, and 1 Deep at 8pm; Glassworks, Justin to Kelly, and Pepita at 10pm.

Pizza Plus

Cost: $10/night, $15/weekend wristband, $20/workshop fee (visit online for full schedule)

Stage

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 13

Boeing Boeing

See contact info for details on this stage production.

Riverside Theatre

Cost: Contact the Service Center for tickets at 715-836-3727

Stage

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 13

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

When a couple attempts to produce a Christmas pageant after casting devilish children who cause utter pandemonium on stage, the success of the show is at risk, but the show must go on.

The Grand Theatre

Cost: $10-$20

Stage

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 13

It's a Wonderful Life

One of the most inspiring stories of our time, It's A Wonderful Life chronicles the life of George Bailey, whose dreams of escape and adventure have been quashed by family obligation and civic duty. On Christmas Eve, George's guardian angel appears to remind him that "no man is a failure who has friends." This enduring classic is sure to delight the whole family.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: $15 Adults and $12 seniors/students

Stage

8pm Sat. Dec. 13

A Fanny Hill Christmas

Celebrate Christmas with a festive, fun concert of holiday favorites, skits and monologues performed by members of South of the River Theatre. Songs include Winter Wonderland, Santa Baby, White Christmas and others. Dinner Theatre Style, reservations required, call for dinner times or show only tickets.

Fanny Hill

Cost: $20, $42.50 dinner and show

Sunday, Dec. 14th, 2014

Food & Drink

1:30pm Sun. Dec. 14

A Fanny Hill Christmas

Celebrate Christmas with a festive concert of holiday favorites, skits and monologues performed by members of South of the River Theatre. Songs include Winter Wonderland, Santa Baby, White Christmas and others. Dinner Theatre Style, reservations required, call for brunch times or show only tickets.

Fanny Hill

Cost: $20, $42.50 brunch and show

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