MUSIC

Saturday, Jan. 5

The Chestnuts: Tony Schroeder, Paul Kelly and Jill Kelly Koren will play home-grown acoustic music and Koren will recite poems from 6 to 8 p.m. at Red Roaster, 100 W. Main St.



EVENTS

Senior Dance: The Madison Parks Department will host a dance featuring the music of Steel Country at 6 p.m. Jan. 5 at the Brown Gym. Doors open at 5 p.m. Admission is $5. For more information, call (812) 265-4758.

Sylvesterklaus First Friday: Vevay Main Street and Switzerland County Tourism will host First Friday Jan. 5 with a twist of Swiss. Saint Sylvester, or New Year’s Eve, is commemorated twice, once according to the Gregorian calendar Dec. 31 and again according to the Julian calendar Jan. 13. The Sylvesterklaus put on strange costumes and ring huge bells, sing a very slow yodel, and wander in small groups from house to house to wish people a happy new year. There will be a multi-media performance at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. at the Historic Hoosier Theatre.

Senior Dance: The Madison Parks Department will host a dance featuring the music of Family and Friends at 6 p.m. Jan. 12 at the Brown Gym. Doors open at 5 p.m. Admission is $5. For more information, call (812) 265-4758.

Common: Hip-hop star and actor Common will speak at in Collier Arena on the Hanover College campus as part of the college’s Enrichment Series at 6 p.m. Jan. 14. Tickets are $15, and can be purchased at www.hanover.edu/about/events. Admission is free for high school students and younger. Doors open 45 minutes prior to the event.

Senior Dance: The Madison Parks Department will host a dance featuring the music of Gary Hewitt at 6 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Brown Gym. Doors open at 5 p.m. Admission is $5. For more information, call (812) 265-4758.

MPAF — Ziesemer and Luckett: Madison songwriting duo Greg Ziesemer and Kriss Luckett-Ziesemer will perform folk music with a twist at 7 p.m. Jan. 19 at the First Christian Church as part of the Madison Performing Arts Foundation’s 2017-18 season. The concert is free, but donations are appreciated.



MOVIES

The Ohio Theatre

Annie: The Ohio Theatre, 105 E. Main St., will screen the 1982 musical film, “Annie,” at 4 p.m. Jan. 14. Doors open at 3:15 p.m. Tickets are $5. Concessions are available. For more information, email friendsoftheohiotheatre@gmail.com or call (812) 624-1938. (Runtime 2 hours, 7 minutes)

Historic Hoosier Theater

Overboard: The Historic Hoosier Theater, 209 Ferry St., Vevay, will screen the Kurt Russell and Goldin Hawn 1987 film, “Overboard,” at 7 p.m. Jan. 13. Admission is $3. (Runtime 1 hour, 46 minutes)

Madison 6

(812) 273-0722

Pitch Perfect 3 (PG13): Following their win at the world championship, the now separated Bellas reunite for one last singing competition at an overseas USO tour. They are faced with a group who uses both instruments and voices. The film stars Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson and Brittany Snow. (Runtime 1 hour, 34 minutes)

Jumanji — Welcome to the Jungle (PG13): Four teenagers discover an old video game console and are literally drawn into the game’s jungle setting, becoming the adult avatars they chose. The film stars Dwayne Johnson, Karen Gillan, Kevin Hart and Jack Black. (Runtime 1 hour, 59 minutes)

The Greatest Showman (PG): Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, the original musical celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation. The film stars Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron and Zendaya. (Runtime 1 hour, 45 minutes)

Ferdinand (PG): After Ferdinand, a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure. The film features the voices of John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Bobby Cannavale, Gina Rodriguez, Peyton Manning and David Tennant. (Runtime 1 hour, 48 minutes)

Star Wars — The Last Jedi (PG13): Having taken her first steps into the Jedi world, Rey joins Luke Skywalker on an adventure with Leia, Finn and Poe that unlocks mysteries of the Force and secrets of the past. The film stars Daisy Ridley, John Boyega and Mark Hamill. (Runtime 2 hours, 32 minutes)

Father Figures (R): Upon learning that their mother has been lying to them for years about their allegedly deceased father, two fraternal twin brothers hit the road in order to find him. The film stars Owen Wilson, Christopher Walken and J.K. Simmons (Runtime 1 hour, 53 minutes)