Open mic, musical and stage productions scheduled for February.
New London, Feb. 5, 7 p.m., Little Theatre; local musicians take the stage with their favorite tunes and original compositions.
Dawson, Feb. 7, 7:30 p.m., Memorial Auditorium; the Dawson-Boyd Arts Association presents storyteller Kevin Kling; adults $10, students $5, open seating, tickets available starting Monday; artist showcase in the lobby: Stony Run Woods.
New London, Feb. 11-14, 7:30 p.m., Feb. 15, 2 p.m., Little Theatre; the Peer None Players present the world premiere of "I Love Minnesota"; adults $12, ages 17 and under $7, opening night is two for one and matinee is pay what you can afford; to order tickets call 320-295-3524; remaining tickets will be available at the door.
Willmar, Feb. 12-14, 19-21, 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 15, 22, 2:30 p.m. The Barn Theatre; "Greater Tuna" comedy; adults $15, age 18 and younger $8; box office open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays; 320-235-9500.
Bob's Big Band
Appleton, Feb. 14, 7 p.m., '52 Wing Auditorium; Bob's Big Band playing the band music of the 1950s and '60s; tickets are $10 at the door.
Willmar, Feb. 16-17, 7 p.m. The Barn Theatre; auditions for the comedy "Sylvia"; parts for two men and two women; directed by Thom Rosengren; production dates April 16-19, 23-26.
Morris, Feb. 21, 7:30 p.m., Edson Auditorium, University of Minnesota campus; Minnesota-based Continental Ballet Company presents "Copelia"; adults $15, seniors and youth under 18 $10; 320-589-6080; www.morris.umn.edu/stuorgs/CAC/Arts.
Willmar, Feb. 24, 7:30 p.m., WEAC; the West Central Concert Series presents Fascinating Gershwin; for ticket information call Claudia Lenz at 320-235-3675 evenings.
SJU Men's Chorus
Willmar, Feb. 26, 7:30 p.m., St. Mary's Catholic Church; St. John's University Men's Chorus begins its spring tour in Willmar; freewill donation.
Willmar Junior High musical
Willmar, Feb. 26-28, 7 p.m., March 1, 1 p.m., Willmar Senior High School; Willmar Junior High School presents "Cinderella."
Diamond EdgeFigure Skating
Willmar, Feb. 28, 7 p.m., March 1, 1 p.m., Willmar Civic Center; the Diamond Edge Figure Skating club presents their annual show with guest skater Canadian Kurt Browning, who competed in three Olympics.
'52 Wing Auditorium, East Ronning Avenue, Appleton
Barn Theatre, 321 Fourth St. S.W., Willmar
Edson Auditorium, University of Minnesota campus, Morris
Little Theatre, 24 Central Ave. E, New London
Memorial Auditorium, 601 Ninth St., Dawson
WEAC, Willmar Education and Arts Center, 611 Fifth St. S.W., Willmar
Willmar Civic Center, 2707 Arena Dr. N.E., Willmar
Willmar High School, corner of Civic Center Dr. and County Road 9, Willmar
Community and high school art events such as concerts and stage productions will be printed each Thursday in this calendar up to a month in advance. The deadline is noon Monday.
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