Event Calendar – 5/1



“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 and Thursday – 1 p.m. and 8 p.m., Friday and 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



“I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” • Four actors take on the lives of more than 20 characters as they face the trials and tribulations of dealing with the opposite sex. It’s the perfect date-night comedy for adults • Wednesday and Thursday – 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday – 8 p.m., Sunday – 2 p.m. • The Studio Theater, 4 Center Green, Carmel • $40 (senior and student discounts available) • 843-3800

Spring Dan’s Fish and Chicken Fry • All-you-can-eat hand-breaded Alaskan Pollock and chicken-breast-strip dinner including sides, dessert and beverages • 4 to 7:30 p.m. • Fishers United Methodist Church (9691 E. 116th St., Fishers) • $10 •849-1805

The Works 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



“Guys and Dolls” • More than a half a century since its Broadway debut, “Guys and Dolls” continues to delight audiences of all ages. This Tony-Award-winning production comes to Carmel in a production by the Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre • Thursday to Saturday – 7 p.m., Sunday – 2 p.m. • The Tarkington, 3 Center Green, Carmel • $40 general, $20 child • 843-3800

Larry Reeb• Known as Uncle Lar, Reeb is the wise-cracking black sheep, politically incorrect relative to everyone he knows. Like any concerned relative, he is always looking to help others and loves to offer his “tips” on everything from marriage to lotteries• 7 p.m. • Morty’s Comedy Joint, 3625 E. 96th St., Indianapolis • $20 • 848-5500

Polish Constitution Day • The mayor of Carmel has proclaimed Thursday as Polish Constitution Day. Join others Thursday morning for a reading of this proclamation and the raising of the Polish flag at City Hall • 9 a.m. • 1 Civic Square, Carmel • Free • 773-412-6823



“Forms and Function” open house • Come see the latest exhibit by the Hamilton County Artists’ Association, enjoy refreshments and meet the artists themselves • 6 to 8 p.m. • The Birdie Gallery, 195 S. Fifth St., Noblesville • Free admission • 776-2278

“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. • Mud Creek Barn, 9740 E. 86th St., Indianapolis • $13 • 290-5343

Westfield Historic Underground Railroad Ghost Walk • A tour filled with stories of ghosts of the Underground Railroad and those who helped them escape, mixed with modern-day gangsters and murder from Westfield’s haunted history • 8:30 p.m. • 132 W. Main St., Westfield • $15 • 840-6456

“Faust”• Presented by the Indianapolis Opera, Faust forfeits his soul to Méphistophélès in exchange for youth and pleasure. He seduces Marguerite then leaves her pregnant and ruined. Will the angels answer her call, or will she be forced to join Faust in hell? • Friday – 8 p.m., Sunday – 2 p.m. • 4602 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis • $30 to $115 • 940-6444

Art after Five – First Fridays • Various galleries and merchants throughout the village of Zionsville host artist receptions, refreshments and musical entertainment • 5 to 8 p.m. • Zionsville • Free admission • zionsvillemerchants.com

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



Indiana High School Talent Showcase • The best in high school talent from all over Indiana are set to perform in the inaugural Indiana High School Talent Showcase. Soloists, jazz bands and classical performances are just some of the talent showcased in this special event • 6 p.m. • The Palladium, 1 Center Green, Carmel • $20 general, $15 student • 843-3800

Joe Green autograph signing •“Mean Joe” Greene will be signing autographs at Authentic Sports Collectibles in Carmel. One autograph per ticket •noon• Authentic Sports Collectibles, 715 Hanover Place, Carmel • $80 • 554-9906

Detour’s One-Year Anniversary Block Party • Join Detour Carmel for its one-year celebration! Live music, games, drawings and more. Entertainment includes DJ Lock Star, The Jennerators and Kyxx • 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. • Detour, 110 W. Main St., Carmel • Free admission • 571-0091

Noblesville Relay For Life Ride • Join other cyclists for a ride to Kersting’s Cycle Center and Museum. T-shirts will be provided to the first 50 people. Food will be provided after the ride•Registration 8:30 to 9:15 a.m., ride 9:30 a.m. • Noblesville Honda Kawasaki (2350 Conner St., Noblesville) • $15 rider, $10 passenger • 770-5000

Deal with the Dealer Day • Bring up to three items and receive free appraisals from participating shop owners. This is a great time to deal directly with the dealers to sell items or negotiate deals on items you are looking to purchase • 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. • Carmel Old Town Antique Mall, 38 W. Main St., Carmel • Free admission • 566-1908



Spotlight 2012: Seeing Red • The best of Indianapolis’ performing arts community come together for one night of exciting performances on the Clowes Memorial Hall stage. See dance, theater, spoken word, musicians, singers and more at this once-a-year gala • 7:30 p.m. • 4602 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis • $15 to $115 • 940-6444


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