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Barn Theatre

Willmar, today-Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday at 2:30 p.m., The Barn Theatre; "Run For Your Wife"; adults $15, students $8; 320-235-9500.

Youth Harmony Festival Chorus

Willmar, Saturday, 7 p.m., high school theater; performance by the Youth Harmony Festival Chorus, youth quartets, West Central Connection Chorus and Sound Image quartet; free; postponed in January due to weather.

Sheldon Theatre Brass Band

Appleton, Sunday, 2 p.m., '52 Wing Auditorium; Sheldon Theatre Brass Band concert; adults $14, students $5.


College auditions

Willmar, March 2-3, 6 p.m., Ridgewater College; auditions for "Beyond Therapy" by Christopher Durange; scripts available in the Fine Arts office for check-out; production dates April 28-May 1. For more information call Colin Wasmund, director, at 320-222-5989 or e-mail


Middle School

Willmar, March 4-6, 7 p.m., March 7, 1 p.m. Willmar High School theatre; the Willmar Middle School presents the musical "Seussical, Jr."; adults $8, students $4; tickets available at Willmar Community Ed and Rec.

High school choirs

Appleton, March 7, 3 p.m., '52 Wing Auditorium; concert by area high school choirs from Hancock, Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley, Ortonville, Chokio and Lac qui Parle Valley; adults $7, students $4.

Costume style show

New London, March 7, 2 p.m., Little Theatre; vintage fashion show featuring young women from New London-Spicer High School modeling the theatre's expansive costume collection; everyone welcome.


Dawson, March 9, 7:30 p.m., Memorial Auditorium. Dawson-Boyd Arts Association presents "Cantus," a male vocal ensemble; adults $15, students $5; reserved seating; call 320-769-2955 or visit

Willmar High School

Willmar, March 9, 8 p.m., high school theater; orchestra concert for grades 7-12; adults $6, students $3.


Willmar, March 12, 7:30 p.m. WEAC; West Central Concert series presents "Tribute to Heifetz"; for more information call 235-3675 in the evenings.

Prairie Winds Concert Band

Willmar, March 14, 3 p.m. WEAC; Prairie Winds Concert Band winter concert.


Glenwood, March 14, 3 to 7 p.m., Lakeside Ballroom; Lakeside Dance Club presents "Jazzdotcombo," a youth jazz band from St. Cloud along with the Minnewaska High School Jazz Band; $20 per couple; no jeans or shorts;

Willmar High School

Willmar, March 16, 6 and 8 p.m., high school theater; band and choir concert; adults $6, students $3.


'52 Wing Auditorium, East Ronning Avenue, Appleton

Barn Theatre, 321 Fourth St. S.W., Willmar

Lakeside Ballroom, 180 Lake Shore Dr. S., Glenwood

Little Theatre, 24 Central Ave. E, New London

Memorial Auditorium, 601 Ninth St., Dawson

Ridgewater College, 2101 15th Ave. N.W., Willmar

WEAC, Willmar Education and Arts Center, 611 Fifth St. S.W., 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.

Items may be submitted on the Tribune Web site at; faxed to 320-235-6769; mailed to Arts Calendar, P.O. Box 839, Willmar, MN 56201 or e-mailed to with "arts calendar item" in the subject line.