Entertainment

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: March 31-April 1— Styx $40, Front Row Package $200, $140 May 12-13—Scotty ...

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The Johns are comprised of Ruby John (fiddle), Jon Cotton (string bass), John Warstler (guitar/clawhammer banjo) and Budd Greenman (fiddle, mandolin, tenor banjo, guitar and cajon).

The Johns at the Besse Theater

ESCANABA — Bay College is thrilled to announce the band The Johns will be coming to campus tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the Besse Theater. General admission is $10, students/faculty/staff is $5, if purchased in person at the box office with student ID, and online is $11.50. Tickets may be ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. March 17-April 9 — Civic Symphony at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar March 20 — Allouez Village Band at 7 p.m. at the Resch Center. Ticketstar March 23 — Phil Vassar at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar March 24-25 — Project Pink at the Meyer Theatre. ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: March 31-April 1— Styx $40, Front Row Package $200, $140 May 12-13—Scotty ...

Book Review: “Under the Knife” by Kelly Parsons

Kelly Parsons’ new medical thriller delivers an engrossing story about revenge, grief, technology and hospital practices. The suspense level is high, but Parsons’ fully realized characters, whose personalities have shades of gray, are his real achievement in “Under the Knife.” No real ...

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Craig Morgan at the Island Resort & Casino

HARRIS —Country music superstar Craig Morgan is making his way to the Upper Peninsula on March 10 and 11 at the Island Resort and Casino Showroom at 8 p.m. Morgan, who is known for his hits “That’s What I Love About Sunday,” “Redneck Yacht Club,” and “International Harvester” ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: March 10-11 — Craig Morgan, $33 March 31-April 1— Styx $40, Front Row Package ...

Book Review: “All Our Wrong Today’s” by Elan Mastai

What if the world we know today is actually a dystopian society? Could the reason we don’t live like the Jetsons be attributed to one person’s mistake that altered the evolution of technology? Elan Mastai explores this possibility in his novel, “All Our Wrong Todays.” It’s 2016 and ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. March 10-April 9 — Civic Symphony at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar March 10 — Nitty Gritty Dirty Band at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar March 11 — John Caparulo at 8 p.m. at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar March 12 — Black Violin at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner ...

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2017 marks 100 years of recorded jazz!

Exploration of Early Jazz with The MSO Dixieland All-Stars at the Besse Center

ESCANABA — The Marquette Symphony Orchestra Series is returning on Friday, March 3, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Besse Center Theater at Bay College with Exploration of Early Jazz with the MSO Dixieland All-Stars. This year marks 100 years of recorded jazz, beginning with the classic recordings ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. March 3-April 9 — Civic Symphony at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar March 3 — UW Green Bay Music Department Concert at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar March 3 — Steve March-Torme at 7:30 p.m. at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar March 4 — Vic Ferrari ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: March 10-11 — Craig Morgan, $33 March 31-April 1— Styx $40, Front Row Package ...

Book Review: “The Trapped Girl” by Robert Dugoni

The discovery of a dead body leads Seattle homicide detective Tracy Crosswhite to a baffling case in “The Trapped Girl” by Robert Dugoni. A young man illegally catching crabs in Puget Sound pulls up one of his pots and is shocked to find the body of a young woman. Tracy and her team get ...

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9 to 5 The Musical

ESCANABA — Pushed to the boiling point, three female co-workers concoct a plan to get even with the sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot they call their boss. In a hilarious turn of events, Violet, Judy and Doralee live out their wildest fantasy - giving their boss the boot! While ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Feb. 24-25 — U.P. Housewives Season “Ate” at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Feb. 24 — Tim Hawkins at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar Feb. 26 — UW Varsity Band Concert at 2 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar Feb. 27 — WWE Monday Night Raw at ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: March 10-11 — Craig Morgan, $33 March 31-April 1— Styx $40, Front Row Package ...

Book Review: “Right Behind You” by Lisa Gardner

A terrifying incident that occurs when a young girl witnesses something life-changing propels Lisa Gardner’s tight and compelling thriller, “Right Behind You.” When Sharlah May Nash was 5, her 9-year-old brother, Telly Ray, kept her safe from their alcoholic parents. One horrible night, ...

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Seniors’ art on display

ESCANABA — The creations of area seniors, participants in the Bonifas Arts Center (BAC) Senior Art Program, can be viewed in the studio gallery through Feb. 23. Their artwork, including wood burning and paper crafts, may inspire some viewers to get involved in the free Senior Art programs ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. Feb. 17-25 — U.P. Housewives Season “Ate” at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Feb. 18-April 9 — Civic Symphony at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar Feb. 20 — Allouez Village Band at 7 p.m. at the Meyer Theater. Ticketstar Feb. 22 — One Woman Sex and the City at 7 ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: Feb. 17-18 — Martina McBride, $45 March 10-11 — ...