Arts Calendar

To submit items for the Arts Calendar, email: darcy.odden@ecm-inc.com.

Books
M. R. Tain, author of “Peace, Man,” book signing, 10:30 a.m.-noon Saturday, April 20, Jo Jo’s Rise & Wine, 12501 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville.

Comedy
Julian McCullough with Nick Rutherford, 7 and 9:30 p.m. April 26-27, Mystic Lake Casino. For mature audiences. Tickets are $19 at www.mysticlake.com.

Comedy for Caring, 8 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at Burnsville Performing Arts Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave. Features The Second City comedy troupe from Chicago. Sponsored by the Burnsville Rotary. Tickets are $39 and are available at the box office and at ticketmaster.com.

Events
ZUMBAthon to Stop The Clot, noon-3 p.m. Sunday, April 21, Bogart’s Place at Apple Valley Bowl, 14917 Garrett Ave., Apple Valley, 952-432-1515. Fundraiser for the National Blood Clot Alliance hosted by Lisa Thomas, Mrs. Rosemount 2013. Donation: $10. Register at www.firstgiving.com/nbca/zumbathon-to-stop-the-clot or at the event.

Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute’s artAlive! benefit, 8 p.m. Friday, April 26, at Burnsville Performing Arts Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave. Ticket information: allinahealth.org/artalive.

Exhibits
Art Is … Exhibit and Artist Perspective is on display through April 27 at Ring Mountain Creamery and Byerly’s Eagan. Information: 651-675-5521.

A watercolor exhibit by Eagan Art House students is on display at the Eagan Community Center during business hours. Information: 651-675-5521.

A mixed media exhibit by Lisa Westphal is on display through April 30 in the Lakeville Area Arts Center gallery, 20965 Holyoke Ave. Information: 952-985-4640.

Music
Organ recital, 8 p.m. Friday, May 10, at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 12650 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley. Free. Information: www.TCAGO.org.

Theater
“Wage Warfare” will be performed by Expressions Community Theater April 12-21 at Lakeville Area Arts Center. Tickets are $14.50 and are available online at www.ci.lakeville.mn.us or by calling (952) 985-4640.

Workshops/classes/other
Nailed it! – How to audition for The Voice and other vocal competitions, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, May 5, MacPhail Center for Music, Minneapolis. Age: 15-plus. Cost: $50. Information: 612-321-0100, www.macphail.org.

Princess Prep School for girls ages 3-9 on Mondays, May 6-20, at Cross of Christ Community Church, 8748 210th St. W., Lakeville. Ages 3-5: 4:30-5:30 p.m. Ages 6-9: 5:30-6:30 p.m. Cost: $30. Information: Karin at berrygood2@charter.net.

Beginning Photography Clinic, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, Rosemount Steeple Center, 14375 S. Robert Trail. Free. Sponsored by Rosemount Area Arts Council. Information: www.rosemountarts.com or 952-255-8545.

Teen Poetry Jam/Rap Battle, 4-5 p.m. the first Tuesday of each month at Apple Valley Teen Center, 14255 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Apple Valley, (952) 953-2385. Ages 12-18.

Adult painting open studio, 9 a.m.-noon Fridays at the Eagan Art House, 3981 Lexington Ave. S. Fee is $5 per session. Information: 651-675-5521.

Teens Express Yourself with Paint, 5-7 p.m. Mondays at Brushworks School of Art in Burnsville, www.BrushworksSchoolofArt.com, 651-214-4732.

Drama/theater classes for ages 4 and up at River Ridge Arts Building, Burnsville, 952-736-3644.

Show Biz Kids Theater Class for children with special needs (ASD/DCD programs), In the Company of Kids 13710 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville, 952-736-3644.

Broadway Kids Dance and Theater Program for all ages and abilities, In the Company of Kids, 13710 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville (Colonial Shopping Center), 952-736-3644.

Join other 55-plus adults at the Eagan Art House to create beaded jewelry. The Jewelry Club meets on the third Friday of each month from 1-3 p.m. Information: 651-675-5500.

Soy candle making classes held weekly in Eagan near 55 and Yankee Doodle. Call Jamie at 651-315-4849 for dates and times. $10 per person. Presented by Making Scents in Minnesota.

Country line dance classes held for intermediates Mondays 1:30-4 p.m. at Rambling River Center, 325 Oak St., Farmington, $5/class. Call Marilyn 651-463-7833.

Country line dance classes on Wednesdays at the Lakeville Senior Center, 20110 Holyoke Ave. Beginners, 9-10 a.m.; Intermediate, 10 a.m.-noon. $5/class. Call Marilyn 651-463-7833.

The Lakeville Area Arts Center offers arts classes for all ages, www.lakevillemn.gov, 952-985-4640.

Rosemount History Book Club meets 6:30-8 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Robert Trail Library. Information: John Loch, 952-255-8545 or jjloch@charter.net.

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