Performing Arts - Oct. 27

This calendar lists theatrical productions and other unique entertainment events.


Neil Diamond tribute by Matt Vee

Celebrate the music of Neil Diamond performed by Matt Vee, and his family and friends with his “I Am … He Said” performance at 7 p.m. Jan. 21 at the Gichi-ziibi Center for the Arts on the campus of Brainerd High School.

With songs like "Cracklin' Rosie," "Song Sung Blue" and "Sweet Caroline," Diamond sold over 100 million records worldwide.

This nostalgic celebration stars Vee, nephew of the late 1960s pop star and teen idol, Bobby Vee.

Tickets are $30 and went on sale Monday, Oct. 25. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 218-855-8199 or visit .


Amanda Standalone with special guests Dave Virnala and Michael Strike

Amanda Standalone is a writer and folk musician from Minnesota. Her music is a soulful blend of acoustic folk/blues strongly influenced by American roots music. She is currently recording her third album, a concept album based on real life paranormal stories.

Dave Virnala began playing guitar at the age of 8. His influences include John Prine and Guy Clark. Virnala has performed at every Longest Night Music Festival at the New York Mills Cultural Center.

Standalone, Virnala and other special guest Michael Strike will perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20 at the New York Mills Cultural Center, 24 N. Main Ave, New York Mills. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and can be paid at the door. For more information, call 218-385-2436.

Brainerd Community Theatre

Brainerd Community Theatre presents a classic thriller “Wait Until Dark,” performing on the John Chalberg stage at Central Lakes College in Brainerd. Performances are at 7 p.m. Oct. 28-30.

Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors, and $10 CLC students and those under 18 years old. Tickets for the play are available from the CLC Theatre Box Office at 218-855-8199, or one hour prior to each performance. They are also available online at .


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