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This Week in Entertainment
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Wednesday, Nov. 7

MUSIC

• Trampled by Turtles: 7 p.m., Venue at the Hub, 2525 9th Ave. SW, Fargo. General admission $18, day of show $20; tickets available at Tickets 300 (300 Broadway, Fargo) or jadepresents.com. All ages show; doors open at 6 p.m. Info: 866-300-8300.

MISCELLANEOUS

• The Wonder Weavers: 10:30 a.m., Public Library, Hawley; 1:30 p.m., Library LINK Site, Frazee. Minnesota storytellers Tina Rohde and Colleen Shaskin present, "I'm Great, You're Terrific!" Both programs are free and open to the public.

• Salute to Service, Sacrifice & Survival: 12 p.m., Memorial Union Century Theater, North Dakota State University, 1401 Administration Ave., Fargo. Guest speaker Lt. Col. (Ret.) Barry Bridger, a highly decorated U.S. Air Force veteran; on Jan. 23, 1967, he was shot down over Son Tay, North Vietnam, by a surface-to-air missile and captured by the North Vietnamese and imprisoned for more than six yearswith about 350 Americans at the infamous "Hanoi Hilton" prison, where U.S. Sen. John McCain was a fellow POW. Free admission. Info: 701-231-5263.

DANCE

• Ballroom Dancing: 7 to 9 p.m., VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., Fargo. A 30-minute West Coast Swing lesson followed by open dancing, practice and pizza, all included with admission price of $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers; all ages welcome. Info: 701-293-8306.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Beer Pong & Bag Toss Tournament: 8 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 Third Ave. N., Fargo. Double elimination tournament; $5 per person entry fee.

Thursday, Nov. 8

THEATER

• "Footloose": 7:30 p.m., George Simson Auditorium, Middle School, Detroit Lakes. Detroit Lakes High School theater department presents a musical offering based on the 1984 movie hit. Tickets are $10, and may be purchased at Central Market or at the door.

• "All Shook Up": 7:30 p.m., Waage Theatre, Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Fergus Falls. Inspired by and featuring the songs of Elvis Presley. Ticket range is $7-$13; available at M State Box office. Info: 218-736-1600.

• "Angel Street": 7:30 p.m., The Stage at Island Park, 333 4th St. S., Fargo. Patrick Hamilton's Victorian thriller, presented by Tin Roof Theatre. Tickets $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and students. Info: 701-235-6778.

• "The Servant of Two Masters": 7:30 p.m., Walsh Studio Theatre, North Dakota State University, Fargo. Complications and comedy thrive in this romantic farce; young love is hindered by mistaken identity in a clash between young and old; the blundering servants make matters worse until they masterfully orchestrate the comical resolution. Tickets $5-15. Info: 701-231-7969.

• "Into the Woods": 8 p.m., Frances Frazier Comstock Theatre, Concordia College, Moorhead. The musical intertwines multiple fairytales with the story of a baker and his wife attempting to unravel a curse that prevents them from having their first child and the themes of the show explores community responsibility and the consequences of past decisions; tickets are $4-$7 at the box office or via e-mail at thrtix@cord.edu. Info: 218-299-3314.

LITERARY EVENT

• "Sisterhood of War": 7 p.m., Public Library, 1000 Washington Ave., Detroit Lakes. Three nurses who served in the Vietnam War will speak about their experiences, which were chronicled in the book "Sisterhood of War." Free and open to the public. Info: 218-847-2168.

• The Wonder Weavers: 10:30 a.m., Public Library, Hawley; 1:30 p.m., Library LINK Site, Frazee. Minnesota storytellers Tina Rohde and Colleen Shaskin present, "I'm Great, You're Terrific!" Both programs are free and open to the public.

MUSIC

• Dulcimer Jam: 6:30 p.m., Lincoln Park Apartments, 207 Park St., Detroit Lakes. Open to all who are interested in joining the fun.

• Dave Ferreira Trio: 6:30 p.m., Maxwells, 1380 9th St. E., West Fargo. Jazz music; no cover charge. Info: 701-277-9463.

• Blackberry Bushes Stringband: 9 p.m., Fargo Billiards and Gastropub, 3234 43rd St. S., Fargo. Alternative folk music; all ages show; free. Info: 701-282-4168.

• Kraddy: 10 p.m., The Aquarium, 226 Broadway (upstairs), Fargo. With Dextrious and Jordash.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Bad Weather Burlesque Show: 9:30 p.m., JT Cigarro, 4554 7th Ave. S., Fargo. Call to reserve a table; admission $5. Info: 701-277-0711.

• 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.

Friday, Nov. 9

MUSIC

• Faith & Freedom Concert: 7 p.m., Historic Holmes Theatre, 806 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. The Refuge and United Team International host an evening of inspirational music featuring former Petra frontman John Schlitt and opening band Pure. Tickets are $5 for students and $8 for adults in advance, or $10 at the door. Inf. 218-847-1982.

• Neptune Men: 9:30 p.m., VFW, 202 Broadway, Fargo. No cover charge. Info: 701-235-8243.

• The Brave: 10 p.m., Dempsey's, 226 Broadway, Fargo. No cover charge.

THEATER

• "All Shook Up": 7:30 p.m., Waage Theatre, Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Fergus Falls. See Thursday's listing for details.

• "Angel Street": 7:30 p.m., The Stage at Island Park, 333 4th St. S., Fargo. See Thursday's listing for details.

• "Marathon '33": 7:30 p.m., West Fargo High School Theatre, 801 9th St. E., West Fargo. Mixing elements of vaudeville theatre, burlesque, music hall and dance, the show recreates the forgotten phenomenon of the dance marathons in Depression-era 1933; tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for students, and may be purchased by phone or online at westfargotheatre.com. Info: 701-356-2050.

• "The Servant of Two Masters": 7:30 p.m., Walsh Studio Theatre, North Dakota State University, Fargo. See Thursday's listing for details.

• "Into the Woods": 8 p.m., Frances Frazier Comstock Theatre, Concordia College, Moorhead. See Thursday's listing for details.

MISCELLANEOUS

• The Larry O. Show: 7:15 p.m., Civic Memorial Auditorium, 207 4th St. N., Fargo. Juggling, comedy and sleight-of-hand magic by Larry Olson, a local talent from the Fargo area; a show for the entire family; proceeds benefit Easter Seals Goodwill ND; ticket range is $12-$35 at the door. Info: 701-232-1333.

• International Men of Steel: 9:30 p.m., JT Cigarro, 4554 7th Ave. S., Fargo. All-male revue show; tickets $10 in advance or $15 at the door. Info: 701-277-0711.

• Friday Night Comedy: 8 and 10:30 p.m., Courtney's Comedy Club, 600 30th Ave. S., Moorhead. Cover charge $10. Info: 218-287-7100.

Saturday, Nov. 10

THEATER

• "Footloose": 7:30 p.m., George Simson Auditorium, Middle School, Detroit Lakes. See Thursday's listing for details.

• "All Shook Up": 7:30 p.m., Waage Theatre, Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Fergus Falls. See Thursday's listing for details.

• "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee": 7:30 p.m., Moorhead High School Auditorium, 2300 4th Ave. S., Moorhead. A hit musical about the unlikeliest of heroes - a quirky, yet charming, cast of outsiders for whom a spelling bee is the one place where they can stand out and fit in at the same time; each show will bring local and state celebrities to the stage to share the spotlight with the student ensemble. Tickets $10 for adults, $6 for students. Info: 218-284-2345.

• "Angel Street": 7:30 p.m., The Stage at Island Park, 333 4th St. S., Fargo. See Thursday's listing for details.

• "Marathon '33": 7:30 p.m., West Fargo High School Theatre, 801 9th St. E., West Fargo. See Friday's listing for details,

• "The Servant of Two Masters": 7:30 p.m., Walsh Studio Theatre, North Dakota State University, Fargo. See Thursday's listing for details.

• "Into the Woods": 8 p.m., Frances Frazier Comstock Theatre, Concordia College, Moorhead. See Thursday's listing for details.

MUSIC

• Angels of the Muse: 7 to 10 p.m., Spirit Room, 111 Broadway, Fargo. Singer-songwriter showcase for some of the area's best talent. Info: 701-478-1987.

• Wookiefoot, Jon Wayne & The Pain: 9 p.m., Venue at the Hub, 2525 9th Ave. S., Fargo. Reggae rock; tickets are $10 and $12, 18 and older show. Info: 701-232-6767.

• Neptune Men: 9:30 p.m., VFW, 202 Broadway, Fargo. See Friday's listing for details.

• Q5 Band: 10 p.m., Dempsey's, 226 Broadway, Fargo. No cover charge.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Pangea-Cultivate Our Cultures: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead. Food, music, dance and arts from all over the world; new this year is Dance Revels Moving History performing "A Voyageur's Tale," a productiuon of voyageur-Metis art traditions that includes song, dance and Metis fiddler music. Info: 218-299-5511.

• International Men of Steel: 9:30 p.m., JT Cigarro, 4554 7th Ave. S., Fargo. See Friday's listing for details.

• Saturday Night Comedy: 8 and 10:30 p.m., Courtney's Comedy Club, 600 30th Ave. S., Moorhead. Cover charge $10. Info: 218-287-7100.

Sunday, Nov. 11

THEATER

• "Into the Woods": 2 p.m., Frances Frazier Comstock Theatre, Concordia College, Moorhead. See Thursday's listing for details.

• "Angel Street": 2 p.m., The Stage at Island Park, 333 4th St. S., Fargo. See Thursday's listing for details.

• "Marathon '33": 2:30 p.m., West Fargo High School Theatre, 801 9th St. E., West Fargo. See Friday's listing for details.

• "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee": 3 p.m., Moorhead High School Auditorium, 2300 4th Ave. S., Moorhead. See Saturday's listing for details.

• "Reentry-A Play About Coming Home": 3 p.m., American Legion Building, 505 3rd Ave. N., Fargo. A docudrama that examines the lives of Marines getting ready for and returning from deployment; based on interviews with Marines and their families. Info: 701-239-3700.

MUSIC

• Concordia Band Fall Concert: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Memorial Auditorium, Concordia College, 12th Avenue South, Moorhead. Free and open to the public.

• Brian Rook: 9 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 3rd Ave. N., Fargo. Original music and well-known tunes; no cover charge. Info: 701-356-5227.

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The Entertainment Calendar appears weekly in both the Detroit Lakes Tribune and Becker County Record. Submissions, questions and corrections (labeled "Entertainment Calendar") may be sent by fax, 218-847-9409, by mail to Detroit Lakes Newspapers, 511 Washington Ave., P.O. Box 826, Detroit Lakes, MN 56502, or by e-mail to Vicki Gerdes at vgerdes@dlnewspapers.com.

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