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Hendricks concert slated at Maumee theater

Ohio Treasures Concert and Afterglow will feature Jon Hendricks and Company at 7 p.m. Oct. 15 in the Maumee Theater, 601 Conant St., Maumee. Hendricks is a professor of jazz studies at the University of Toledo and a 2005 Lifetime Grammy Award winner. The Jon Hendricks Trio features Peter Mihelich on piano, Neal Miner on bass, and Andy Watson on drums. Concert tickets are $25. An afterglow will follow the concert with more music, wine and cheese, and a silent auction. Afterglow tickets, $25 are available to those attending the concert. Tickets: 419-244-7442.


The Villagers, the house entertainers for the former Friar Tuck's in Maumee, will perform at 8 p.m. Oct. 14 in the Valentine Theatre, 400 North Superior St. Tickets are $23, $28 and $32.

Also performing at the theatre will be the Capitol Steps, the comedy troupe that pokes fun at politics, at 7 p.m. Oct. 16. Tickets are $31, $36 and $42.

Information: 419-242-2787.


Menopause The Musical Out Loud will be staged at 7:30 Oct. 14 in the Stranahan Theater, 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd. Tickets are $44 and $48.

Also at the theater, tickets are on sale for two holiday shows. Lorie Line's Holiday Tradition Tour, scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22, costs $32.50 to $52.50 for adults and $32 for children. Jim Brickman's Holiday Concert, due 8 p.m. Dec. 2, costs $42.50 and $47.50.

Information: 419-381-8851


The Amazing Kreskin Show has been rescheduled from Oct. 29 at the Franciscan Theatre & Conference Center of Loudes College to April 1 at the Maumee Indoor Theater.


A Tribute to Patsy Cline will be performed by Nashville recording artist Logan Wells at 8 p.m. Oct. 15 in Central Auditorium, 200 W. Main Cross St., Findlay. Tickets range from $13 to $20 from the box office, 419-422-4624 or online at


Comedienne Jeri Jewell will present "An Afternoon of Laughter" at 3 p.m. Oct. 16 in Perrysburg High School auditorium. Jewell starred as Cousin Jeri in the NBC sitcom The Facts of Life, becoming the first person with a visible disability to become a regular performer on a national television show. Tickets are $5 from, Wood Lane School, or 419-352-5115.


Grammy Award winner Bo Diddley will take the stage at 8 p.m. Oct. 15 in the River Raisin Centre for the Arts, 114 South Monroe St., Monroe. Tickets are $35 for adults, $32 for seniors, and $18 for students. Information: 734-242-7722.


Brian Vander Ark will perform at 8 p.m. Oct. 15 in Mickey Finn's Pub, 602 Lagrange St. Solo acoustic guitarist Nathan Montgomery opens at 7 p.m. Tickets are $12.50 in advance or $15 day of show. Information: 419-246-3466.

The third round of the Black Swamp Blues Society Battle of the Bands is scheduled at 6 p.m. Oct. 16 in the pub.


Pete Cassani, punk rock frontman for the Peasants, will be stopping at Brewed Awakenings, 2636 West Central Ave., at 8 p.m. Oct. 15 to promote his new release, "Love Your Enemy." The Lazy Sunday Band, a trio from Ann Arbor will open. Information: 419-474-5939.


The Way Public Library, 101 East Indiana Ave., Perrysburg, will begin the new season of its monthly Art & Foreign Film Series, Reel Art at Way with the showing of the Chinese-made 2002 film Together at 7 p.m. Oct. 14 in the upper level auditorium. The film contains English subtitles. Admission and refreshments are free. Information: 419-874-3135.


Cathy Rigby stars in Peter Pan Oct. 18-Nov. 6 in the Fisher Theatre in Detroit. Performances will be 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturdays, and 1 and 6:30

p.m. Sundays. Tickets range from $30.50 to $68 from the box office and Ticketmaster, 248-645-6666.

The 313 comes to Ann Arbor's Improv Inferno to perform for the first time for shows at 8 and 10 p.m. Oct. 14. The bunch of actor/comedians from Detroit who now live and work in Los Angeles include Larry Joe Campbell, Andy Cobb, Joshua Funk, Nyima Funk, Marc Evan Jackson and Keegan-Michael Key. Tickets are $15 for the 8 p.m. show, and $20 for the 10 p.m. show from 734-214-7080. The club is located at 309 South Main St.

LadyFest Ohio is a not-for-profit feminist arts and activism festival based in Columbus. This year's festival is scheduled tomorrow through Sunday and is dedicated to promoting the artistic talents and political goals of ladies (past, present, and future). The women-run events includes workshops, film/video, music, visual arts, performance and more. For a detailed list of activities check the website at Weekend passes are $25.

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