Except where indicated, area codes are 419.
Dueling Pianos by 176 Keys: Croswell Opera House, 129 E. Maumee St., Adrian; Tues., 8. Tickets, $50 for onstage seating, including snacks and champagne, and $35 for general seating, including snacks. Tickets, 517-264-7469 or croswell.org.
National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation: Ohio Theatre, 3114 Lagrange St., 261-4088; Sat., 4 and 7. Tickets $5 general admission, $12 for family of 4, $1 for children under 12 when accompanied by an adult.
The Wizard of Oz: Silver Screen Classics Series, Valentine Theatre, 400 N. Superior St., 242-3490, Jan. 3, 7:30. Tickets, $5.
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 3D: Henry Ford IMAX Theatre, 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn, Mich., today, Fri. Sat., Sun., Mon., Wed., Thurs, 1:10, 4:20, 7:30, 10:35; Tues, 1:10, 4:20, 7:30. Tickets, $9.75-$13.75, 313-982-6001, thehenryford.org/imax/tickets.
James Cameron’s AVATAR Special Edition 3D: Henry Ford IMAX Theatre, 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn, Mich., 10 a.m. today-Jan. 3. Tickets, $9.75-$13.75,313-982-6001, thehenryford.org/imax/tickets.
Gary Owen: Funny Bone Comedy Club at Fat Fish Blue, 6140 Levis Commons Blvd., Perrysburg; today, 7:30, Fri., 8 and 10:30, Sat., 7 and 10, Sun., 7:30. Tickets, $17-$27, call 931-3474 or online toledofunnybone.com.
Bill Crawford and Allan Goodwin: Funny Bone Comedy Club at Fat Fish Blue, 6140 Levis Commons Blvd., Perrysburg; Tues., 7 p.m., New Year's Eve dinner buffet and show, $62; 10 p.m., appetizer buffet and show, $47, call l 931-3474, no online reservations for these shows.
Bellevue Society for the Arts will hold open auditions for Steel Magnolias, a funny but bittersweet play about life, love, and friendship in a Southern town, at 7 p.m. Jan. 6 and 7 at the theater, 205 Maple St. in Bellevue, Ohio. In the world of Truvy’s local-homegrown beauty salon, six very different women get together in Truvy's beauty salon to share their secrets, fears, and joys via neighborly gossip. Available roles include Truvy Jones (age is late 30s), the wise-cracking owner of the beauty shop; Annelle Dupuy-Desoto (late teens to 20s) Truvy’s enigmatic assistant; Clairee Belcher (mid-40s) widow of the former mayor, and a wealthy grande dame; Shelby Eatenton-Latcherie (20s) sweet, smart, and independent; M’Lynn Eatenton (mid-40s) Shelby’s mother, a socially prominent career woman, and Ouiser Boudreaux (mid-50s) a wealthy, lovable curmudgeon. Information: bellevuesocietyforthearts.wordpress.com/