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Performing Arts - Oct. 11


'Sleeping Beauty' Ballet

Continental Ballet Company's production of "Sleeping Beauty," 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College. Sponsored by Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center. Tickets are available from the CLC box office at 218-855-8199, or online at

Geritol Frolics

Geritol Frolics 2018 production "The Final Curtain," 7 p.m. Saturday, and 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11 and Friday-Sunday, Franklin Arts Center. Tickets are $15 and $17, depending on seating, with a $3 processing fee per ticket. Tickets can be purchased at the box office at Franklin, 1001 Kingwood St., Brainerd; calling 218-825-4993; or online at

HSO fall concerts

Heartland Symphony Orchestra's Fall Concert Series includes two concerts, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Charles D. Martin Auditorium in Little Falls; and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Tornstrom Auditorium in Brainerd. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and free to youth under 18. Tickets may be purchased at the door, by mail, or online at

'After Dark'

Stage North Theatre Company production "After Dark," 8 p.m. Oct. 30-31 and Nov. 1-2, Franklin Arts Center. All tickets are $10 and are available at the A 2 Z Yarn Shop, online at or by calling 218-232-6810.

'Ishmael' to take stage

"Ishmael," 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25, Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College, presented by the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center Tickets available at CLC Theatre Box Office at 218-855-8199 or online at


Gala fundraiser

The Great River Strings Orchestra to host a gala fundraiser, Oct. 27, C-I Pub's Pine Room; social hour at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6 p.m. Tickets are $35 per person through Oct. 20 and $40 per person after this date. Tickets may be ordered at the C-I Pub, The Beanery in Aitkin, or through any orchestra member. Ticket orders also may be made to Mary Aulie at 218-839-1085 or Lynn Foote at 218-678-3034.


Grassroots Concerts Series

James Keelaghan of Canada and Jez Lowe of the United Kingdom, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Live Well Nightclub and Coffee Bar. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Admission is $10 at the door for adults and $5 for children under 12 with listening attention, when accompanied by an adult. At all shows, seating is first-come, first-served.


Rock It benefit concert

Rock It Forward Concert featuring Zeppo and the Wyld Ryce band, 7-11 p.m. Oct. 20, Pine Peaks Events Center, 39957 Swanburg Road South. Tickets are $20 and are available at the door or online


BHS to perform

Brainerd High School choir will participate in Classical Choral Festival Saturday, Swanville High School Auditorium. The festival will conclude with a 7:30 p.m. free concert.