This Week's Best Bets
March 7 through March 14, 2013
Thursday, March 07, 2013 10:00 AM
Ross Country Jamboree: The Kinmans Rock-N-Roll show will begin at 7 p.m. on March 9. The doors open at 6:15 p.m. Tickets are $10. To purchase tickets or for more information call (812) 752-8877 or visit www.rosscountryjamboree.com.
Violin Senior Recital: Hanover College's Ellen Morganett will present her violin senior recital March 9 at 6 p.m. in the Fitzgibbon Recital Hall in the Lynn Center for Fine Arts on the Hanover College Campus. For more information call (812) 866-7342.
Barefoot Best Friends :The Madison Performing Arts Foundation will present the Barefoot Best Friends at 7 p.m. March 15 at the First Baptist Church, 416 Vine St. The group of young performers returns to Madison for an evening of Irish, Celtic and folk music.
Thursday, March 7
Jessica Ruth Curtis: The solo acoustic artist will perform in a farewell show at 7:30 p.m. at JoeyG's.
Friday, March 8
Clayton Dermon: The solo acoustic artist will perform at 7 p.m. at JoeyG's.
Saturday, March 9
Clocgheann: Traditional Celtic musicians will mix ballads with fiddle and whistle tunes, jigs, reels, shanties and some beat poetry from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Thomas Family Winery.
The Rachel Timberlake Band: Will be at The Electric Lady from 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.
Sunday, March 10
Ryder McQueen: Will perform acoustic rock at 5 p.m. at JoeyG's.
Monday, March 11
Dulcimer Jam: The Circle of Friends Dulcimer Society will host a dulcimer jam from 7 to 9 p.m. at Dusty Fiddles. For more information call (812) 801-5192 or (812) 701-9300.
The Madisonians: Will perform at 7:30 p.m. at JoeyG's.
Tuesday, March 12
Irish Jam Session: Will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. at Dusty Fiddles. For more information call (812) 701-9300.
Wednesday, March 13
Acoustic Open Stage: Will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. at JoeyG's.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday by the Madison Parks Department at the Brown Gym featuring the music of Tommy Day and Cool Country. The doors open at 5 p.m. Music begins at 6 p.m. Admission is $3.50 per person.
Senior Dance: Will host Country Rhythm from 5:15 to 9:30 p.m. at the Lide White Boys and Girls Club. Doors open at 5:15 p.m. The band will perform from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Admission is $5. For more information call (812) 599-0848 or (812) 274-0338.
The Intergalactic Nemesis: Three actors, a sound-effects maestro, a live pianist and a huge projection screen immerse the audience in an epic journey of danger, adventure and fun March 8 at 7:30 p.m. in Hanover College's Parker Auditorium. Tickets for adults are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Tickets for seniors are $15, and tickets for students in high school or younger are $5. For more information or to purchase tickets call (812) 866-7110 or visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
Growin' Up Kentucky: Reminisce with author, Eva Johnson Allan, about childhood and growing up in rural Carroll County, Ky. Allan will talk about her book, "Growin' Up Kentucky," from 10 to 11 a.m. on March 16 at Trimble County Public Library, 35 Equity Drive, Bedford, Ky. For more information call (502) 255-7362.
Willabella Witch's Last Spell: The Little Grand Theatre Company will present "Willabella Witch's Last Spell" at 7 p.m. March 15-16 and at 2:30 p.m. March 16-17 at The Ohio Theatre. Tickets are $5 for students and $8 for adults.
Les Miserables: Carroll County High School will present Les Miserables March 22-23.
Troilus and Cressida: Hanover College will present Shakespeare's "Troilus and Cressida," directed by Jim Stark at 7:30 p.m. March 28-30. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, and $5 or students in high school or under. For more information or to purchase tickets call (812) 866-7110 or visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
On the Wall - The Collection of JoeyG: Works selected from the personal art collection of Joey G. will be on display at JoeyG's through March 10, with an art sale and reception from 2 to 5 p.m.
Les Miserables (PG13): In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunter by the ruthless policeman Javert, agrees to care for factory worker Fantine's daughter, Cosette. The seemingly small decision changes everything forever. The film stars Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Amanda Seyfried and Anne Hathaway.
Monday Matinee Classics: The Ohio Theatre will screen classic films each Monday with free screenings at 1:30 p.m. "The Second Chorus" starring Fred Astaire will be shown March 11.
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Oz The Great and Powerful (PG): A small-time magician arrives in an enchanted land and is forced to decide if he will be a good man or a great one. The film stars James Franco, MIchelle Williams, Rachel Weisz and Mila Kunis.
Jack the Giant Slayer (PG13): The ancient war between humans and a race of giants is reignited when Jack, a young farmhand fighting for the love of a princess, opens a gateway between the two worlds. The film stars Nicholas Hoult, Stanley Tucci and Ewan McGregor.
21 and Over (R): The night before his big medical school exam, a promising student celebrates his 21st birthday with his two best friends.
The Last Exorcism Part II (PG13): As Nell Sweetzer tries to build a new life after the events of the first movie, the evil force that once possessed her returns with an even more horrific plan.
Safe Haven (PG13): A young woman with a past shrouded in mystery lands in Southport, N.C. where her bond with a widower forces her to confront the dark secret that haunts her. The films tars Julianne Hough, Josh Duhamel and Cobie Smulders.
Identity Thief (R): Mild-mannered businessman Sandy Patterson travels from Denver to Miami to confront the deceptively harmless-looking woman who has been living it up after stealing his identity. The film stars Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy.Fax: (812) 273-6903