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March 20 through March 27, 2014
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The Fab Four - The Ultimate Tribute: The Beatles tribute band will perform at 8 p.m. March 21 and 7 p.m. March 22 at Belterra Casino Resort. Tickets are $32.50 and can be purchased through www.ticketmaster.com or at (800) 745-3000. The show is 21 and older.
Ross Country Jamboree: Will feature Gene Watson at 7 p.m. Saturday. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. Admission is $10. To purchase tickets or for more information call (812) 752-8877 or visit www.rosscountryjamboree.com.
Queensryche: The American progressive heavy metal band will perform at 7 p.m. March 29 at Belterra Casino Resort. Tickets are $37.50 and can be purchased through www.ticketmaster.com or at (800) 745-3000. The show is 21 and older.
Friday, March 21
Karaoke: Will be held from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at the Crown Room Lounge.
Karaoke: Will be held from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Moose Family Center, 1340 Michigan Road.
Saturday, March 22
Tom Schneider: Will present a selection of American Songbook standards, Broadway show tunes, and bossa-nova, Latin, blues and jazz from noon to 2 p.m. on the Steinway grand piano at Village Lights Bookstore.
Jimmy Storms: Will present a wide selection of old standards from 2 to 4 p.m. on the Steinway grand piano at Village Lights Bookstore.
Mathew Barringer: Will play country and oldies from 8 to 11 p.m. with dancing at the 19th Hole Bar and Grill in Spring Hills Golf Course Clubhouse, 4766 W. Butler Falls Drive, Hanover. For more information call (812) 866-4727.
Karaoke: Will be held from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at the Crown Room Lounge.
Danny Lee Anderson: Will perform from 9 p.m. to midnight at the 1st Street Saloon.
DJ Kidd: Will be at the Electric Lady from 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.
Monday, March 24
Dulcimer Jam: The Circle of Friends Dulcimer Society will host a dulcimer jam from 7 to 9 p.m. For the location or more information call (812) 801-5192.
Tuesday, March 25
Irish Session and Acoustic Jam: Will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. For the location or more information call (812) 701-9300.
Senior Dance: Will be held March 21 by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Gary Hewitt and the Honky Tonk Band. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
RiverRoots Kickoff Fundraiser: Will begin March 21 at 6 p.m. at The Old Feed Mill, 301 W. Second St. The event will include five live bands, a cash bar and merchandise from musicians and the festival. Admission is $10. Members and sponsors will be admitted free.
Dance: The Moose Family Center, 1340 Michigan Road, will host a dance from 8 p.m. to midnight March 22. The event will feature The Rumors. Tickets are $8 at the door.
Copacabana: Derby Dinner Playhouse in Clarksville's "Copacabana" will take the stage Feb. 18 through March 30 as Barry Manilow's Grammy Award-winning song is brought to life onstage. For more information or to purchase tickets call (812) 288-8281 or visit www.derbydinner.com.
The Jungle Book: Derby Dinner Playhouse in Clarksville's Children's Musical Theater will present "The Jungle Book" will take the stage Saturdays from Feb. 22 through March 29. Join Mowgli, a boy raised by wolves in the jungle, as he discovers life lessons with his friends. For more information or to purchase tickets call (812) 288-8281 or visit www.derbydinner.com.
Zastrozzi - The Master of Discipline: Will be performed March 20-23 at 7:30 p.m. in Hanover College's Parker Auditorium. The fantasy-thriller, inspired by a Gothic novel from Percy Bysshe Shelley, depicts the struggle between good and evil in the lives of a master criminal and a religious visionary. The production contains mature themes and violence. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $5 for students high school and younger. For more information visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
Jennifer and Jessica Leake: Will display drawings and paintings during the month of March in the community room of the Carroll County Public Library.
Bill Borden: The Madison Art Club's Art on Main will feature the work of William "Bill" Borden's watercolors during the month of March. The exhibit of original artwork will be on display through March 31. Gallery hours are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. The gallery does not have set hours on Wednesdays. For more information visit www.madisonartclub.com or call (812) 265-2923.
Courage and Hope: A new series of paintings by local artist Jenny Straub Youngblood will be on display in Butler University's Clowes Memorial Hall March 11 through May 19. Youngblood is among seven Indiana artists featured in the exhibit. A gallery talk will be held at 6 p.m. April 8.
Youth Art Month Reception: Trimble County Public Library will host a special reception at 11 a.m. as the culmination of its National Youth Art Month festivities. Rebekka Seigel will exhibit some of her quilts along with the art children created in her classes. Art created at the Senior Social and Teen Art Night will also be on display. The display will be open March 22 until 1 p.m.
Art Opening Reception - Jane Andreasen: Madison native and Earlham College graduate Jane Andreasen will present, "Sacra Systemata," a series of works in mixed-media and pencil, utilizing anatomical illustration and iconographic imagery, at Village Lights Bookstore. The opening reception will be held March 28 from 5 to 9 p.m. The exhibit will run through May 20.
The LEGO Movie (PG): A story of a nobody who saved everybody. An ordinary LEGO minifigure, mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary MasterBuilder, is recruited to join the quest to stop an evil LEGO tyrant from gluing the universe together. The film features the voices of Will Arnett, Elizabeth Banks and Craig Berry.
Ride Along (PG13): Fast-talking security guard Ben joins his cop future brother-in-law James on a 24-hour patrol of Atlanta in order to prove himself worthy of marrying Angela, James' sister. The film stars Ice Cube, Kevin Hart and Tika Sumpter.
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Divergent (PG13): In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris learns she's Divergent and won't fit in anywhere. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous so before it's too late. The film stars Shailene Woodley, Theo James and Kate Winslet.
Muppets Most Wanted (PG): While on a grand world tour, The Muppets find themselves wrapped into a European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit the Frog look-alike and his dastardly sidekick. The film stars Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell and Tina Fey.
Need for Speed (PG13): Fresh from prison, a street racer who was framed by a wealthy business associate joins a cross-country race with revenge in mind. His former partner, learning of the plan, places a massive bounty on his head as the race begins. The film stars Aaron Paul, Dominic Cooper and Scott Mescudi.
300 - Rise of an Empire (R): Greek general Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy. The film stars Sullivan Stapleton, Eva Green and Lena Headey.
Mr. Peabody & Sherman (PG): Follow the time-traveling adventures of an advanced canine and his adopted son, as they endeavor to fix a time rift they created. The film features the voices of Ty Burrell, Max Charles and Stephen Colbert.
Son of God (PG13): The life story of Jesus is told from his birth through his teachings, crucifixion and resurrection. The film stars Diogo Morgado, Amber Rose Revah and Sebastian Knapp.