The Entertainment calender
Sunday, March 3
Sunday, March 3
"Music for Deep Winter": 3 p.m., West Fargo High School The-atre, 801 9th St. E., West Fargo. Presented by the Lake Agassiz Concert Band; free and open to the public.
Eve Ensler's "Vagi-na Monologues": 7:30 p.m., Memorial Union Century Theater, 1401 N. Administration Ave., North Dakota State University, Fargo. The V-Day Movement strives to end violence against women across the globe by shedding light on social issues through both humorous and serious monologues., proceeds benefit the One Billion Rising campaign and Fargo's Plants for Patients; tickets can be bought at the door or reserved online at email@example.com. Admission $5 for students, $8 general public.
"The Adventures of Tom Sawyer": 2 p.m., Moorhead High School Auditorium, 2300 4th Ave. S., Moorhead. Musical based on the classic Mark Twain novel, presented by the Horizon Middle School Theater Department. Tickets $5 for students, $8 for adults. Info: 218-284-2345.
"Forever Plaid": 2 p.m., Moorhead High School Auditorium, 2300 4th Ave. S., Moorhead. A revue that centers on four young, eager male singers killed in a car crash in the 1950s on the way to their first big concert, and now miraculously revived for the posthumous chance to fulfill their dreams and perform the show that never was. Info: 701-23506778.
"Larry Cat in Space": 2 p.m., Planet-arium, Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Playful, imaginative cartoon about an inquisitive cat who takes a trip to the moon; admission is $5, $2.50 for children 12 and younger, seniors and Tri-College students. Info: 218-477-2920.
Monday, March 4
Open Jam Night: 9:30 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 3rd Ave. N., Fargo. The host band includes members from The Roosters, 8th Hour, Carmen the Cactus and October Road. Info: 701-356-5227.
Jazz Night: 8 p.m., Studio 222 at 222 Broadway, Fargo. Featuring Allen Carter.
Eve Ensler's "Vagina Monologues": 7:30 p.m., Memorial Union Century Theater, 1401 Administration Ave. N., North Dakota State University, Fargo. See today's (Sunday) listings for details.
"Red River Skies": 7 p.m., Planetarium, Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Learn how to use a star map and explore the winter sky over the Red River Valley, look at constellations, stars and planets visible in winter and listen to some of the ancient myths about the night sky; admission is $5, $2.50 for children 12 and younger, seniors and Tri-College students. Info: 218-477-2920.
Tuesday, March 5
Roger Quam Book Reading & Signing: 10 a.m., Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead. Quam will read from and sign copies of his book, "The Teacher," a novel based on a historic event in 1913 when a jealous ex-lover came into a school near Glyndon, Minn., and shot a young female school teacher in front of her students (the teacher and children survived); free and open to the public. Info: 218-299-5511.
Wednesday, March 6
"The Buried Life": 7:30 p.m., Hansen Theatre, Roland Dille Center for the Arts, Minnesota State University, Moorhead. As seen on MTV, four regular guys on a mission to complete a list of "100 Things To Do Before You Die" and to help and encourage others to go after their own lists, two of the cast members will be sharing their experiences and encouragement during the night; tickets free for students at MSUM Box Office, $10 general admission.
Ballroom Dancing: 7 to 9 p.m., VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., West Fargo. A 30-minute night club slow dance lesson followed by open dancing, practice and pizza, all included with admission price of $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers; all ages welcome. Hosted by Northern Lights Ballroom. Info: 701-293-8306.
Western Wednesday: 7:30 to 10 p.m., VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., West Fargo. Social dance class featuring the Texas two-step and swing; beginners welcome, no partner needed. Admission is $5 per person. Info: 218-329-1735.
Thursday, March 7
Dave Ferreira Trio: 6:30 p.m., Maxwells, 1380 9th St. S., West Fargo. Jazz music; no cover charge. Info: 701-277-9463.
Vic Pellerano: 7 to 9 p.m., Vintner's Cellar, 12 Broadway, Fargo. Soft original music; no cover charge. Info: 701-356-4014.
Jazz Nickel Combo: 7 p.m., Basie's at the Ramada Plaza Suites, 1635 42nd St. S., Fargo. Jazz standards featuring trombone, tenor sax with Hammond organ, guitar and drums; no cover charge. Info: 218-790-4492.
"Play it Again, Sam": 7:30 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 826 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. Summit Productions presents Woody Allen's classic comedy about Allen Felix, a film critic and recently deserted husband who idolizes Humphrey Bogart. Tickets are $15 adults, $7.50 students. Info: 218-844-7469 or dlccc.org.
"Bus Stop": 7:30 p.m., Stage at Island Park, 333 4th St. S., Fargo. In the middle of a howling snowstorm, a bus out of Kansas City pulls up at a cheerful roadside diner where its weary travelers are going to have to hole up until morning; ticket range is $8-$15. Info: 701-235-6778.
Bros on Broadway: 6 to 10 p.m., Hotel Donaldson, 101 Broadway, Fargo. A fundraiser with art, food and music to help bring education and awareness of prostate cancer and men's health; funds raised donated to local American Cancer Society to help area people fighting cancer with gas cards for transportation to treatment. Info: 701-478-1000.
The Tell: 7 to 9 p.m., Studio 222 at 222 N. Broadway, Fargo. A juried story slam held monthly that culminates in the spring with The Tell Off, where the winner walks away with a cash prize; storytellers and audience members of all backgrounds are welcome at this all ages event, though content is not moderated for age-appropriate material. Admission is $5 cash or credit at the door. Info: 701-412-3869.
Thursday Night Comedy: 8 p.m., Courtney's Comedy Club, 600 30th Ave. S., Moorhead. Cover charge $10; half price admission with college or military ID. Free open mic after the show. Info: 218-287-7100.
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