Event Calendar – 4/17



Haochen Zhang: Van Cliburn artist • One of the youngest participants and the first Chinese recipient to be awarded the prestigious Nancy Lee and Perry R. Bass Gold Medal, Zhang and his tremendous piano talent will blow you away • 7:30 p.m. • The Studio Theater, 355 City Center Dr., Carmel • $38 • 843-3800

The Work of Suzanne H. Landshof • Beautiful work in the scale of 1 inch to the foot (1:12), all created by museum Co-founder Suzanne H. Landshof • Wednesday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday 1 to 4 p.m. • Museum of Miniature Houses & Other Collections, 111 E. Main St., Carmel • $5 adults, $3 children younger than 10 • 575-9466



“The Music Man” • This all-American classic musical comedy is the tale of a lovable con man who – in order to sell musical instruments – convinces the town he can teach its children to play • Tuesday – 8 p.m., Wednesday – 1 p.m. and 8 p.m., Thursday to Saturday – 8 p.m., Sunday – 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. • Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, 9301 N. Michigan Rd., Indianapolis • $37 to $60, includes dinner buffet • 872-9664

Jazz a la Mode • Carmel High School’s popular annual jazz concert continues with three performances featuring more than 80 talented musicians in a club atmosphere • Thursday through Saturday – 7 p.m. • Carmel High School, 520 E. Main St., Carmel • $10 • carmelbands.org

“Indiana on My Mind” Exhibit • The latest exhibit by the Hamilton County Artists’ Association focuses on Hoosier landscapes and life by local Hamilton County artists • Thursday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. • The Birdie Gallery, 195 S. Fifth St., Noblesville • Free admission • 776-2278

Vince Morris• Morris speaks from the heart, giving him the most unique voice in comedy today. His material challenges audiences to look at, and change, the negative images and stereotypes we accept in our everyday lives• Thursday – 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday – 8 p.m. and 10:20 p.m. • Morty’s Comedy Joint, 3625 E. 96th St., Indianapolis • $12 • 848-5500



Joshua Bell and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields • Superstar violinist Joshua Bell attacks the stunning Beethoven Concerto with his breathtaking virtuosity while leading the program from the concertmaster’s chair • 8 p.m. • The Palladium, 355 City Center Dr., Carmel • $48 to $143 • 843-3800

“12 Angry Men” • Stand witness to the charged claustrophobic atmosphere as 12 men bring their life experiences into the jury room where the life of one accused boy rests in their hands • Friday and Saturday – 8 p.m., Sunday – 2 p.m. • The Belfry Theatre, 10690 Greenfield Ave., Noblesville • $15 adults, $12 children • 773-1085

“Dearly Beloved” • The first in a series of plays centered around the Futrelle sisters. They all meet at the wedding of one of the sister’s daughters in which laughter and hijinks ensue • Friday and Saturday – 8 p.m., Sunday – 2:30 p.m. • Mud Creek Barn, 9740 E. 86th St., Indianapolis • $13 • 290-5343

Follow the North Star • You will experience what it was like to seek freedom on the Underground Railroad. Be changed forever as you encounter the fears and challenges faced by those on the path to independence • Friday and Saturday, lasts 90 minutes with groups leaving every 15 minutes from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. • Conner Prairie Interactive History Park, 13400 Allisonville Rd., Fishers • $20 general, $17 members • 776-6006

“Coppélia” • A magical doll, a jealous bride-to-be, her fiancé, a slightly mad doctor, a pastoral village, erratic and uncontrollable magic and a beautiful wedding all come together for a finale that only classical ballet can create • Friday and Saturday – 8 p.m., Sunday – 2 p.m. • Clowes Memorial Hall, 4602 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis • $22 to $29 • 940-6444

Lilly House Tours • Free tour of the Lilly House, home of the late Indianapolis legend, J. K. Lilly Jr. • Friday to Sunday –2 p.m. • Lilly House Lobby, 4000 Michigan Rd., Indianapolis • Free • 923-133



Carmel Marathon • The second annual Carmel Marathon Championship Weekend offers the Carmel Marathon, Carmel Half Marathon, one-mile Family Fitness Walk and the Championship Weekend 8k • 7:30 a.m. • The Palladium, 1 Center Green, Carmel • Register online • carmelmarathon.com

Generation Next: Piano with Hiromi and Eldar • See the future and evolution of jazz piano in this unique performance • 8 p.m. • The Palladium, 355 City Center Dr., Carmel • $23 to $113 • 843-3800

Nefarious Noblesville Ghost Walk • Visit the places where the dead continue their spirited affairs and hear their empty voices call from beyond. Hear about the haunted jail, businesses, residential homes and more • 8:30 p.m. • South side of Historic Court House Square, 839 Conner St., Noblesville • $15 • 840-6456

Clay Terrace Dog Day • Rescue and adoption organizations, pet-friendly businesses and kennel clubs for entertainment will be out to celebrate our pet-friendly career • Clay Terrace, Clay Terrace Blvd. No. 165, Carmel • Free • 818-0725

Rotary’s Earth Day Tour Around Noblesville • This is a recreational bike tour through the City of Noblesville, starting and ending in Forest Park. Enroll early online • 9 a.m. • Forest Park, entrance on Ind. 19-Cicero Road, Noblesville • $5 • 774-7747



An evening with Dan Rather • Rather is one of the most recognized and renowned reporters of our time, being a part of history’s defining moments for more than 40 years • 7:30 p.m. • Clowes Memorial Hall, 4602 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis • Free admission • 940-6444


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