Good bets 12/11/08

Thursday, December 11, 2008
STEPHEN SIMMONS
His strong and confident voice makes for powerful anyman music.
Where: Stooges, with Doug E. Rees
When: 7 to 11 p.m. today
Where:
Underberg House
When: Friday, For reservations, call 334-7692

Performing arts

Fall Dance Concert

Student and faculty at Southeast Missouri State University choreographed pieces for the fall showing of talents.

Where: Rust Flexible Theatre, River Campus

When: 7:30 p.m. today, Friday, Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday

Southeast Missouri State University Wind Symphony

Some favorites from the wind band repertoire.

Where: Bedell Performance Hall, River Campus

When: 7:30 p.m. today

"Great Russian Nutcracker"

The Christmas classic presented by Moscow Ballet including several area children.

Where: Bedell Performance Hall, River Campus

When 7:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday

Last Chance to Dance

The Department of Theater and Dance lets loose in a low-stress, free dance concert.

Where: Rust Flexible Theatre

When: 6 p.m. Monday

Holiday

Happenings

Holiday Dinner Showcase with Mike & Robyn

Mike Dumey and Robyn Hosp in a winter wonderland.

Where: Deerfield Lodge

When: Friday, Saturday, call 243-7775 for tickets and times

Southeast Missouri State University Percussion Ensemble

A free family concert featuring slide shows from classic children's books such as "Frosty the Snowman" and "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer."

Where: Bedell Performance Hall, River Campus

When: 10:30 a.m. Saturday

Glenn House holiday tour

Featuring appearances by Mark Twain, wine tastings and the Westminster Choir.

Where: The Glenn House, 325 Spanish St.

When: 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sunday

Santa Express

Old Saint Nicholas takes the train.

Where: St. Louis Iron Mountain & Southern Railway, Jackson

When: 1 p.m. Saturday

Glenn House candlelight tour

The holiday decorations are complemented by music from the Jerry Ford Combo.

Where: The Glenn House, 325 Spanish St.

When: 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday

Christmas Contra Dance

The Cape Friends of Traditional Dance and Music presents Quittin' Time.

Where: Christ Episcopal Church

When: beginners worskshop 6:45 to 7 p.m., dance, 7 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday

Hope Has Hands: A Christmas Miracle

Presented by Wesley Church Choir.

Where: Wesley United Methodist Church, Highway 177, Jackson

When: 7 p.m. Saturday, Sunday

Oliver House tour

With storytelling by Barbara Popp.

Where: Jackson

When: 1 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday

Live music

Live acoustic music with Matt Murphy

He's not the sit-back-and-strum type guy. Murphy will rock your socks off.

Where: Slingers

When: 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. today

Classic Country Band

Returning to country's roots.

Where: American Legion hall, Jackson

When: 7 to 10:30 p.m. Friday

AKA Chimes of Freedom

Playing music from the '60s.

Where: Jimmi's Restaurant & Bar

When: 8 p.m. to midnight Friday

Tipping Holly

One of the few folk-grass bands in Cape.

Where: Broussard's

When: 9 p.m. Friday

Brand X

Hard rock in a cool club.

Where: Club Moxy

When: 9 p.m. Friday

The End

End your search for fun at Schock's Pub.

Where: Schock's Pub, Scott City

When: 9 p.m. Friday

On Tap

Southen rock and '80s classics.

Where: Rude Dog Pub

When: 9 p.m. Friday

Phat Cat Fridays

Featuring Vince Brown.

Where: Phat Cat

When: 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday

Live piano music by Jennifer Jolls

Jolls and her twinkling keys.

Where: Royal N'Orleans

When: 6:30 to 10 p.m. Friday, Saturday

Ozark Opry Band

A big ole party.

Where: Ozark Opry, 181 Lillie Kaye Ann Drive, Jackson

When: 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday

Losing Altitude

Southern rock.

Where: Club Moxy

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

The Station

Cape's cajun place hosts The Station.

Where: Broussard's

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

Dance Party with the Male Man

Show your stuff down I-55.

Where: Double Nickel II, Sikeston, Mo.

When: 8 p.m. Saturday

DJ Lance

Let's all dance.

Where: Slingers

When: 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday

The Woody Brothers

Classic folk rock from Southern Illinois.

Where: Water Street Lounge, Port Cape

When: 8 to 11 p.m. Sunday

Jam Session

Everybody's welcome to jam.

Where: Hombre Hair Salon, 1422 N. Kingshighway

When: 6 p.m. Sunday

Bobz "Bonz N Bratz"

A variety of covers and originals.

Where: Jimmi's Restaurant & Bar

When: 7 p.m. Wednesday

MISC

Closing of Jean Bell Mosley exhibit

Last chance to see the lasting impression of author Jean Bell Mosley.

Where: Cape River Heritage Museum

When: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Top female impersonators

Well-practiced song and dance.

Where: Independence Place

When: 11 p.m. Saturday

Irene's Country Dancers

Irene keeps the music going to keep you going.

Where: Cape Eagles No. 3775, 321 Spring Ave.

When: 7 to 9 p.m. Beginners class starts at 6 p.m. Monday

Country Club Western Dance classes

Line dance and couples, everybody join.

Where: American Legion Post 63, 2731 Thomas Drive

When: beginners, 6 p.m., open dance, 7 to 9 p.m. Monday

KARAOKE

Karaoke

Where: Show-Me's

When: 8 p.m. today

Karaoke

Where: Club Moxy

When: 9 p.m. today

Karaoke with T.J. Jackson

Where: Cape Girardeau VFW Hall

When: 6:30 p.m. Friday

Karaoke

Where: Thirsty's, across from Thorngate

When: 8 p.m. to midnight Friday

Lil Star Karaoke and Sound System

Where: Rustic Lounge, Zalma, Mo.

When: 8 p.m. to midnight Friday

Renegade Karaoke

Where: Daytimer's Lounge

When: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday

Karaoke Contest

Where: Schock's Pub, Scott City

When: 9 p.m. Saturday

Wattz Up Karaoke

Where: Cue & Brew

When: 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Saturday

Karaoke

Where: Willa's Getaway, McClure, Ill.

When: 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday

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