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October 17 through October 24, 2013
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No Grip Concert: The Electric Lady will host Audible Point, Crippled Tongue, The Weekend Classic and DJ Tyler Stewbot Oct. 19 from 10:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m.
Ross Country Jamboree: Will feature The Kinmans "Rock N' Roll" show with Fredd Helm at 7 p.m. on Oct. 19. The 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.
Ross Country Jamboree: Will feature an afternoon of praise and worship from 1 to 5 p.m. Oct. 20. Admission is $10. Doors will open at 12:15 p.m. To purchase tickets or for more information call (812) 752-8877 or visit www.rosscountryjamboree.com.
Saturday, October 19
Jimmy Storms: Will perform live music on the Steinway grand piano in the Village Lights Bookstore Twain Room from 1 to 3 p.m.
Roy Howard: Will play from 8 to 11 p.m. at the 19th Hole Bar and Grill in Springs Hills Golf Course Clubhouse, 4766 W. Butler Falls Drive, Hanover. For more information call (812) 866-4727.
Monday, October 21
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, October 22
Irish Session and Acoustic Jam: Will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. For the location or more information call (812) 701-9300.
Wednesday, October 23
Open Mic Night: Bring a USB and record yourself starting at 7:30 p.m. at The Electric Lady.
Senior Dance: Will be held Friday 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.
Broadway's Next Hit Musical: An improvised musical comedy will be presented as part of the Community Arts Series Oct. 19 at 7:30 p.m. in Hanover College's Parker Auditorium. Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door for adults. Tickets are $15 for seniors 65 and older, and $5 for youth in high school or younger. For more information visit www.hanover.edu/arts.
Damon Williams and Chastity Washington: Hanover College's homecoming weekend will host a comedy show featuring Damon Williams and Chastity Washington Oct. 19. The show is free and open to the public. It begins at 9 p.m. at the Center for Fine Arts.
Death Trap: Derby Dinner Playhouse will host "Death Trap" from Oct. 1 to Nov. 10. The play, which is the longest running comedy-thriller on Broadway, follows Sidney, a successful writer of Broadway plays who has hit a dry spell in his career. At the breaking point, Sidney is prepared to go to any lengths - even murder. For more information or ticket prices call (812) 288-8281 or visit www.derbydinner.com.
Miss Nelson Has A Field Day: Derby Dinner Playhouse will present "Miss Nelson Has A Field Day" Saturdays from Oct. 5 through Nov. 9. Coach Viola Swamp is hired to whip the Smedley Tornadoes, who have never won a football game or even scored a single point, into shape. The production opens the 2013-2014 Children's Musical Theatre Series. The show was adapted from the children's book by Harry Allard. For more information or ticket prices call (812) 288-8281 or visit www.derbydinner.com.
Annual Quilt Show: Quilts from more than 30 individuals will be on display throughout October at the Carroll County Public Library.
Floyd County Crit Club: Will have items on display in the front of the Madison Art Club's Art on Main, 309 W. Main St. The exhibit will run through the month, with extended hours Oct. 26 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the Fourth Friday Art Jam. Gallery hours are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. They are closed Wednesdays. For more information visit www.madisonartclub.com or call (812) 265-2923.
Bob Saueressig and Linda Wood: Are the featured artists for October at the Madison Art Club's Art on Main, 309 W. Main St. The exhibit will run through the month, with extended hours Oct. 26 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the Fourth Friday Art Jam. Gallery hours are from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. They are closed Wednesdays. For more information visit www.madisonartclub.com or call (812) 265-2923.
Here and There: Summer of 2013: The art of Bob Saueressig, with new paintings of Indiana and New Mexico, will be on display in the Twain Room of Village Lights Bookstore through Nov. 19.
The Lone Ranger (PG13): Native American warrior Tonto recounts the untold tales that transformed John Reid, a man of the law, into a legend of justice. The film stars Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer and William Fichtner.
Planes (PG): Dusty is a cropdusting plane who dreams of competing in a famous aerial race. The problem? He is hopelessly afraid of heights. With the support of his mentor Skipper and a host of new friends, Dusty sets off to make his dreams come true. The film features the voices of Dane Cook, Stacy Keach and Brad Garrett.
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Carrie (R): A reimagining of Stephen King's classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes her telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom. The film stars
Chloe Grace Mortez and Julianne Moore.
Escape Plan (R): When a structural-security authority finds himself set up and incarcerated in the world's most secret and secure prison, he has to use his skills to escape with help from the inside. The film stars Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger and 50 Cent.
Captain Phillips (PG13): The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years. The film stars Tom Hanks.
Gravity (PG13): A medical engineer and astronaut work together to survive after an accident leaves them adrift in space. The film stars Sandra Bullock and George Clooney.
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (PG): Flint Lockwood now works at The Live Corp Company for his idol Chester V. But he's forced to leave his post when he learns that his most infamous machine is still operational and is churning out menacing food-animal hybrids. The film features the voices of Bill Hader and Anna Faris.
Insidious - Chapter 2 (PG13): The haunted Lambert family seeks to uncover the mysterious childhood secret that has left them dangerously connected to the spirit world. The film stars Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne and Barbara Hershey.