Event Calendar – Week of 3/19



Northside Nights Restaurant Week ● Three-course meals for $30 at participating restaurants; Restaurant Week menus are determined by each restaurant. Runs through Sunday ● Various northside Indianapolis restaurants ● $30 for one or two people for three-course meals, depending on restaurant ● 673-4211 ● www.northsidenightsindy.com/

9 to 5: The Musical’ ● Based on the 1980 comedy movie starring Dolly Parton, three office workers seek revenge on their sexist, egotistical, hypocrite of a boss. ● 8 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday; 1 p.m. Wednesday; 1:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday ● Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, 9301 Michigan Rd., Indianapolis ● Starting at $37.50 ● 872-9664 ● www.beefandboards.com

Dance Kaleidoscope: Piaf Plus ● Head to the Indiana Repertory Theatre’s Upperstage for a French cabaret featuring music from Edith Piaf and Jacques Brel. ● Noon today and tomorrow; 7 p.m. Thursday; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2:30 Sunday ● Starting at $6 for Tuesday and Wednesday matinees; starting at $22 for students and other shows. For full price breakdown, visit www.irtlive.com. ● Indiana Repertory Theatre Upperstage, 140 W. Washington St., Indianapolis ● 635-5252 ● www.irtlive.com



Decorated Eggs Exhibit and Miniature Exhibits ● Take your kids to see a varied display of decorated eggs and miniature houses, doll houses and other collections. Decorated egg exhibit on display through March 30 ● Wednesdays through Saturdays: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m. ● Museum of Miniature Houses and Other Collections, Inc., 111 E. Main St., Carmel ● $5 admission for adults; $3 for children under 10 ● 575-9466 ● www.museumofminiaturehouses.org

23rd Annual Hamilton County Passion Play: ‘Behold the Lamb’ ● The Bible enacted as a musical drama, from the Old Testament to Passover Week to heaven as the grand finale. This production draws 7,000 Midwesterners a year. ● 7 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday with matinees on Saturday at 2 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Runs through Sunday. ● Noblesville High School Performing Arts Center, 18111 Cumberland Rd., Noblesville  ● Free; tickets are required ● Children under four not permitted in theater due to intensity and more – no child care provided ● 984-9463 ● http://www.beholdthelamb.com/



$5 Martini: Night at Mo’s ● Your choice of five martinis for only $5 each every Thursday. Offer good for bar and cocktail lounge seating. ● Mo’s—A Place for Steaks, 14300 Clay Terrace Blvd., Suite 155, Carmel ● 660-0720



Hendricks Civic Theatre’s production of Moon Over the Brewery ● This comedy has a lot to offer. It’s a story about a mother trying to date a new man, and her daughter and daughter’s imaginary friend trying to break it up, and the changes that follow. ● 7:30 p.m. tonight and tomorrow; 2:30 p.m. Sunday ● $12 for adults; $10 for seniors 62 and older and youth 18 and under ● Longstreet Playhouse, 4998 N. CR100 E., Danville ● 252-9626  ● www.hendrickscivic.com

15th Annual Spring Indianapolis Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Show ● Jewelry makers, gold and silversmiths from across the country, along with the Indiana Bead Society and the local Gem and Mineral Society, will be present at this unique show, which offers classes in lamp work beading, bead stringing, wire wrapping and Viking net with wire. Hourly door prizes ● Indiana State Fairgrounds, 1202 E. 38th St., Indianapolis ● $5 admission; those under 16 can attend for free when accompanied by a responsible adult ● The Fairgrounds charge $5 for parking ● 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and tomorrow; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday ● 927-7500 to contact Fairgrounds ● www.toteshows.com

Sesame Street Live: ‘Elmo Makes Music’ at Old National Centre ● Bring your kids to meet their friends from Sesame Street; Elmo and his group help an enthusiastic new character named Jenny, a music teacher, find her lost instruments. Adults will remember the “oldies” played during the musical: “The Hustle,” “You Should Be Dancing” and “Rockin’ Robin.” ● 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m.; 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday; 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Sunday ● 502 N. New Jersey St., Indianapolis ● Starts at $15 ● 231-0000 ●www.oldnationalcentre.com/



Forest Park Easter Egg Hunt● Bring your kids to this annual free Easter egg hunt that includes a bounce house and DJ. ● Forest Park, Shelter 5, 701 Cicero Rd., Noblesville ● 11 a.m. sharp for egg hunt; pancake breakfast (a fee of $5 per person for breakfast, with proceeds going to Riley Hospital for Kids) starts at 10 a.m. ● 776-6350 ● www.cityofnoblesville.org

Spring Fever● Has your family been in hibernation too long? Let Radio Disney, the birds and sunshine bring everyone to life at West Park. Fly a kite, search for Easter eggs or do a craft ● 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. ● $5 per person; preregistration is encouraged to avoid a line and the $8 day of event charge ● 2700 W. 116th St., Carmel ● 573-5243 ● http://www.visithamiltoncounty.com

The Center Presents Barbara Cook and Michael Feinstein● Tony Award-winning singer Barbara Cook performs with five-time Grammy-nominated and Artistic Director of The Center of the Performing Arts Michael Feinstein ● The Palladium at The Center for the Performing Arts, 1 Center Green, Carmel ● $18 for students under 18; Starts at $23 for adults ● 8 p.m. ● 843-3800 ● www.thecenterfortheperformingarts.org



‘Ladies First’ at Oaklandon Civic Theatre ● Jackie Kennedy is nervous; she’s just completed renovations in the White House and is inviting former first ladies, Eleanor, Bess, Mamie, Pat and Lady Bird to offer their opinions. The problem is, they’re all a little too honest in this comedy, a sharp play written by Robert Gerlach and James McDonald ● 2 p.m.; 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday ● 6450 Oaklandon Rd., Indianapolis ● $10 ● 823-4761 ● www.oaklandoncivictheatre.com