Entertainment calendar for Nov. 2, 2017

Dogs will be looking their best and trying to do their best at the Old Fort Cluster Dog Show today through Sunday at Memorial Coliseum. (News-Sentinel.com file photo)

Dogs will be looking their best and trying to do their best at the Old Fort Cluster Dog Show today through Sunday at Memorial Coliseum. (News-Sentinel.com file photo)

Send your listings to The News-Sentinel, PO Box 102, Fort Wayne, IN 46801, or email nsfeatures@news-sentinel.com. Include event’s time, date, location, admission cost, reservation deadline and address, or phone number for making reservations. We need information one week in advance. Questions? Call 461-8437.

NEW EVENTS

• KARAOKE, with Fort Wayne DJs, 8 p.m. today, Nick’s Martini and Wine Bar, 1235 E. State Blvd. Information: 1-260-483-9767.

• SUM MORZ: 9 p.m. Friday; Nick’s Martini and Wine, 1235 E. State Blvd. Information:1-260-483-9767.

• GEORGE R. MATHER LECTURE: 2 p.m. Sunday, The History Center, 302 E. Berry St. “Walking Backwards: Fort Wayne’s Colonial French Past and the Writing of History,” by Timothy Wilkerson, associate professor of French and director of French Studies at Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio. Cost: Free.

• FORT WAYNE CHILDREN’S CHOIR HARVEST CONCERT: 4 P.M. Sunday, Auer Performance Hall in Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E. Cost: $8-$10.

“SENSE & SENSIBILITY”: by Kate Hamill, based on the novel by Jane Austen, all for One productions, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10-11 and 17-18, and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 12 and 19, PPG ArtsLab theater in Auer Center for Arts and Culture, 300 E. Main St. Cost: $20, adults; $17, ages 60 and older; and $11, students. Tickets available at 1-260-422-4226 or https://tickets.artstix.org.

• THREE RIVERS CHORAL FESTIVAL: “Peace” mass choir performance at 7 p.m. Nov. 11 in Auer Performance Hall in Rhinehart Music Center at IPFW, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E. The mass choir features choirs from Bluffton, Concordia Lutheran, New Haven and North Side high schools; the Youth Chorale from the Fort Wayne Children’s Choir; and the IPFW University Singers. Cost: $4-$7. For tickets, call the IPFW Box Office at 1-260-481-6555 or go to ipfw.edu/tickets.

• VETERANS DAY PARADE: 11 a.m. Nov. 11, Parnell Avenue from East State Boulevard to Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. Free.

• HAMFEST & COMPUTER EXPO: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 18 and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 19, Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. Cost: $6 per person for both days or $3 per person for Sunday only; ages 11 and younger free with paying adult. Parking: $5, main lot, and $8, preferred lot.

• GUN & KNIFE SHOW: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 25 and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 26, Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. Cost: $7, adults; $6, ages 60 and older; and free, ages 12 and younger. Parking: $5, main lot, and $8, preferred lot.

• TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA: “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 29, Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. Cost: $69, $57, $45.50, $35.50; available at Ticketmaster.com/acwmc, 1-800-745-3000, www.ticketmaster.com/mobile or coliseum ticket office, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays and before evening events. Parking: $5, main lot, and $8, preferred lot.

“CHRISTMAS AT HOME” WITH THE SWINNEY SISTERS: 2:30-4:30 p.m. Dec. 1 and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 2:30-4:30 p.m. Dec. 2, Swinney Homestead, 1424 W. Jefferson Blvd. Syllabub and tea refreshments, sweets and savories, music by the Hearthstone Ensemble, and gift shop open. Cost: $20; prepaid reservations at 1-260-747-1229 and 1-260-747-1501. Proceeds support maintenance and restoration of the homestead. Information: Settlersinc.org.

• LE CHIC HOLIDAY MARKET: 5-9 p.m. Dec. 1, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 2, Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. Cost: $5 per person. Parking: $5, main lot, and $8, preferred lot.

• GREAT TRAIN SHOW: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 2-3, Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. Cost: $10 for both days or $9 for Sunday; ages 11 and younger free. Parking: $5, main lot, and $8, preferred lot.

• PAW PATROL LIVE!: “The Great Pirate Adventure,” 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Dec. 2-3, Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. Cost: $19.50, $25.50, $35.50, $50.50 (Gold Circle), $115.50 (VIP); available at Ticketmaster.com/acwmc, 1-800-745-3000, www.ticketmaster.com/mobile or coliseum ticket office, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays and before evening events. Parking: $5, main lot, and $8, preferred lot.

UPCOMING

• OLD FORT CLUSTER DOG SHOW: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. Free admission. Parking $5, main lot, or $8, preferred lot.

• SISTER ACT, THE MUSICAL: 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and Nov. 10-11, and 2 p.m. Sunday and Nov. 12, University of Saint Francis Robert Goldstine Performing Arts Center, 431 W. Berry St. Cost: $17, adults; $15, ages 65 and older and ages 18 and younger; and free, with USF student ID. Tickets available at the door 30 minutes before each show.

• DAVID HALLBERG: International ballet star will have a book release party and book signing, 4 p.m. Saturday, Fort Wayne Ballet in the Auer Center for Arts and Culture, 300 E. Main St. Cost: $35 per person, which includes a copy of the book.; $8 per person for event without book. Buy tickets by calling Fort Wayne Ballet at 484-9646 or at www.fortwayneballet.org.

“WHITE CHRISTMAS,” Fort Wayne Civic Theatre, 8 p.m. Saturday and Nov. 10-11, 17-18;, and 2 p.m. Sunday and Nov. 12 and 19, Arts United Center, 303 E. Main St. Tickets $30, adults; $25, seniors; and $17, ages 23 and younger. Tickets available at fwcivic.org or 424-5220.

• JOHN MCCUTCHEON: 7 p.m. Nov. 4, Zion’s Lutheran Church in Defiance, Ohio. Cost: $10, students and ages 60 and older; $15, adult; $50, family. Show details and tickets at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2900697.

• PRINCESS TEA: 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Fort Wayne County Club, 5221 Covington Road. The Fort Wayne Ballet fundraising event features dance, magic and goodies. Princes are welcome, too. Cost: $35 per person; reservations are required. For tickets, call 1-260-484-9646, go to Fort Wayne Ballet, 300 E. Main St., or go to www.fortwayneballet.org/fundraising_events.

• JANELLE TAYLOR: “Famous Females” show, 2 p.m. Tuesday, St. Anne Home, 1900 Randallia Drive. No cover.

• THE YAWPERS: 9 p.m. Nov. 9, Brass Rail, 1121 Broadway. Cost: $7 per person. Ticket info: www.brassrailfw.com.

• HEROES AND LEGENDS WRESTLING: Opens 2 p.m. Nov. 11, with main wrestling card starting at 7 p.m., Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. Cost: $17, $27, $37, $57. Tickets available at the coliseum box office or www.ticketmaster.com.

• SUMMIT CITY SINGERS: “A Celebration of Children and Christmas” concerts, 7 p.m. Nov. 14, Byron Healthcare Center, 12101 Lima Road; 7 p.m. Nov. 21, Towne House Retirement Center, 2209 St. Joseph Center Road; 7 p.m. Nov. 28, Georgetown Place, 1717 Maplecrest Road; 3 p.m. Dec. 3, Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 2417 Getz Road; and 3 p.m. Dec. 9, downtown Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza. Free admission, but donations welcomed. For more about the group or its concerts, search for the group on Facebook, go to Summitcitysingers.com or call Judy King at 489-4505.

“DANCING WITH THE STARS: Live! – Light Up The Night.”: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 7, Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Tickets are $42.50, $54.50, $69.50, $89.50 and $125; available now at ticketmaster.com, 1-800-745-3000 and Embassy Theatre box office.

• CELTIC WOMAN: 3 p.m. June 10, Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Tickets $39-$99, available now at ticketmaster.com, 1-800-745-3000 and Embassy Theatre box office.

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