Best Bets – Week of 9/10


Carmel: Always Patsy Cline

The Actors Theatre of Indiana will present this true tale of friendship is told through the letters of Louise Segar, a devoted fan who befriended Patsy Cline at a Texas honky-tonk, on Thursday through Sunday from Sept. 13 through 29 at The Center for the Performing Arts. Featuring Cline’s unforgettable hits, this funny and touching tribute celebrates the life and career of the legendary singer who died tragically in a plane crash. Cost is $40 for adults with discounts for groups, seniors and students. For more information, call 843-3800 or visit

Fishers: Fridays After Dark Music Series

Visit the Nickel Plate District Amphitheater, 6 Municipal Dr., from 8 to 10 p.m. on Sept. 13, for the last regular-scheduled performance in the Fridays After Dark Music Series. The concert features Kate Myers. The show is free; just bring what you need to stay cozy for the show, be it blankets or lawn chairs.

Noblesville: Jazz Squared

The 2013 season of Jazz Squared will end with the David Hartman Band. Throughout the summer Jazz is played on the second Friday night of each month from 7 to 9:30 p.m. on the historic courthouse lawn in downtown Noblesville. The concert is free and sponsored by Noblesville Main Street. For more information, call 776-0205.

Westfield: Agnes of God

Brent Wooldridge will direct three actresses making their debut at The Westfield Playhouse, 1836 Ind. 32 West, in Agnes of God. The John Pielmeier play tells the story of a novice nun who gives birth and insists that the dead child was the result of a virgin conception. The show will be performed 7:30 p.m. Sept. 6, 7, 13 and 14 and 2:30 p.m. Sept. 8 and 15. Cost is $12 for adults, $10 for students and seniors. For more information, call 587-8719 or visit

Zionsville: Animal adventures: Honey Bees

The librarians from the Hussey-Mayfield Library and the naturalists from the Zion Nature Center join together to share stories, activities and real animals with children ages 3 through 6 and their parents from 10 to 11 a.m. on Sept. 13. The group will meet at the library for a fictional story then walk to the Zion Nature Center, 690 Beech St., to learn real facts about honeybees.  Weekday parking is not allowed at the nature center. This event is free. For more information or to register, call 873-3149 ext. 11600 or visit