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MICHIGAN CITY — Australia’s Thunder From Down Under, the internationally famous male revue, takes the stage at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa in Michigan City for shows at 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, and Saturday, Oct. 26, in the Stardust Event Center.

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MICHIGAN CITY — Saturday, Oct. 12, from 5 to 8 p.m. will be the culminating event of the Art In Nature series, the third annual Hunters Moon Dance Happening. Kristina Isabelle curates this site specific walking performance and this year has added in a one week residency with the artists to c…

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MICHIGAN CITY — The Michigan City Chamber Music Festival (MCCMF) will present its first of a series of free concerts called “Classics, Coffee & Cookies” featuring The Calumet Chamber Players. The program will take place Sunday, Oct. 13, at 3 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 121 W. 9th …

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MICHIGAN CITY – A few weeks ago, playwright and screenwriter Mary Ruth Clarke learned a lesson.

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MICHIGAN CITY — Award winning artist and performer Jacob West will host the Footlight Players' monthly “Friday Night at Footlight’ open-mic on Sept. 27.

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THREE OAKS, Mich. — The Three Oaks Wurstfest in Three Oaks, Michigan, will usher in the season of craft beers, cider and wines from the region. The family-friendly festival will offer live music all day, a Classic Car show, arts & crafts vendors, wine & beer, children's activities an…

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MICHIGAN CITY — Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) invites area families to attend a free Family Day on Saturday, Sept. 21, from 1 to 4 p.m. This creativity-filled event will offer children and adults opportunities to connect with each other while exploring LCA’s summer blockbuster exhibitio…

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I was able to attend the soft opening of Footlight Players first production of their 70th season, “Doublewide, Texas,” and I can’t remember having so much fun at a theater before.

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MICHIGAN CITY — Humor writer and women's fiction author Wade Rouse, better known by some under the pen name Viola Shipman, said his inability to fit into the Missouri Ozarks community where he grew up partly encouraged his development into a successful novelist.

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La PORTE — More than 500 paddlers are expected to compete in the ancient Chinese sport of dragon boat racing on Saturday when Dunebrook brings back its popular fundraiser for the sixth year in a row.

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La PORTE — With the 14th annual Hoosier star vocal competition approaching, youth finalists are gearing up for their chance to take the stage. The competition will take place Saturday at the La Porte Civic Auditorium.

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BRIDGMAN, Mich. — Spend a couple hours with Matt Gabriel, and you’ll learn a lot about him.

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MICHIGAN CITY — Director Tony J. Thomas will be holding auditions for Footlight Players' second show of the season. The comedy "Last of the Red Hot Lovers" is Footlight's attempt to pay homage to the late Neil Simon, said to be America’s Foremost Playwright. The action of the play revolves a…

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HESSTON — The Hesston Steam Museum’s 63rd annual Labor Day Weekend Steam and Power Show will feature several big machines in operation, revealing how tasks of bygone days became easier and more efficient.

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MICHIANA SHORES — Chicago’s Goodman Theatre award-winning director Steve Scott returns to Dunes Summer Theatre to direct the musical “Working” by Stephen Schwartz and Nina Faso. Scott will be joined by Musical Director Andrew Flasch (Valparaiso) to deliver this celebration of America’s workers.

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MICHIGAN CITY — On Aug. 17 at 7:30 p.m. The Tryon Farm Institute and Kristina Isabelle Dance will host a Bonfire Concert featuring Tryon resident Mark Grobner with his hammer dulcimer.

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MICHIGAN CITY — Robert Wolf wants prospective writers to lose the editor in their heads, and let their unconscious take over the creative work.

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THREE OAKS, Mich. — Taking the stage as Mark Twain, actor Richard Henzel doesn’t set out to make audiences feel like they’re meeting the legendary writer of “  Tom Sawyer” and “Huckleberry Finn.”

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CHESTERTON — The Chesterton-Porter Rotary club has announced it will host the all-day music and vendor event Babapaloosa on Aug. 24 from noon until 10 p.m. to benefit the club’s work in the Duneland communities.

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MICHIGAN CITY — "Fun and Games" is both the title and theme of a new solo exhibit of Lafayette artist Terri Duncan hosted by The Rising Phoenix Gallery 

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MICHIGAN CITY — Canterbury Summer Theatre presents its final production of its 2019 season, the comedy "Hold Me!" from Aug. 1-3. The theater is located at 807 Franklin Street in Michigan City.

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THREE OAKS, Mich. — To hear him tell it, Robert Swan, possibly the longest lasting and most prolific opera impresario in the area, can’t be stopped.

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MICHIANA SHORES — Dunes Summer Theatre is preparing to provide audiences with some island fun with its production of South Pacific In-Concert, featuring Phillip Torre from Chicago’s School of Lyric Opera, as Emile De Becque, and Chicago actor Jenna Fawcett.

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MICHIGAN CITY — A tuba player will be the guest soloist during the eighth concert of the 151st season of the Michigan City Municipal Band (MCMB). The show will take place 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 25, at the Guy F. Foreman Bicentennial Amphitheater in Washington Park. 

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MICHIGAN CITY — This month’s offering at Footlight’s open mic night, Friday at Footlight, will highlight members of the band Trouble Blind, Earl Miller and Shannon Wyels.

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MICHIGAN CITY — Young People’s Theatre Company, Inc. will present "Sister Act" on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 19-21, and again on the following weekend, July 26-28. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 7 p.m. Sunday performances begin at 2 p.m.

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