Arts Calendar for the week of April 28

To submit items for the Arts Calendar, email: [email protected].

Books
Lorna Landvik, 7 p.m. Monday, May 1, Content Bookstore, 314 Division St., Northfield. Landvik will read and sign her new novel, “Once in a Blue Moon Lodge,” a sequel to “Patty Jane’s House of Curl.” Information: 507-222-9238.

Comedy
Nick Swardson, 8 p.m. Friday, April 28, Mystic Lake, Prior Lake. Tickets: $35. Information: 952-496-6563 or mysticlake.com.

Dance
“Coppélia Nouveau,” presented by Twin Cities Ballet of Minnesota, 7 p.m. May 12-13 and 2 p.m. May 13-14, Ames Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville. Tickets: $18-$36 at the box office, 800-982-2787 or Ticketmaster.com.

Events
Farm Babies runs through April 30 at the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley. Information: mnzoo.org.

Fifty Shades of Men “Cuffs ’n Collars” The Show, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m. May 12-13, Mystic Lake, Prior Lake. Tickets: $25. Information: 952-496-6563 or mysticlake.com.

Exhibits
Solo exhibit by Burnsville artist Annie Young runs to April 28 at the Eagan Community Center art gallery, 1501 Central Parkway, Eagan. Information: 651-675-5550.

Music
“Americana,” spring concert by the Minnesota Valley Men’s and Women’s chorales, 7:30 p.m. April 27-29, Grace Lutheran Church, 7800 150th St., Apple Valley. Tickets: $10 ($5 for veterans and active service members) at MVWCsings.org or MVMCsings.org or at the door.

Julida Alter and Sean Alter, 5-6 p.m. Friday, April 28, BlueNose Coffee, 20700 Chippendale Ave., Farmington. Free.

Alison Cromie, 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 29, BlueNose Coffee, 20700 Chippendale Ave., Farmington. Free.

ABBA tribute band ABBASolutely Fab, 7 p.m. Saturday, April 29, Steeple Center, 14375 S. Robert Trail, Rosemount. Tickets: $18 at www.rosemountarts.com.

“American Roots: Harmonies that Shaped a Nation” by The Rose Ensemble, 2 p.m. Sunday, April 30, Lakeville Area Arts Center. Tickets: $18 adults, $15 students and seniors at LakevilleAreaArtsCenter.com and at the door.

Todd Rundgren, 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 2, Ames Center, 12600 Nicollet Ave., Burnsville. Tickets: $42.50-$72.50 at the box office, 800-982-2787 or Ticketmaster.com.

Cabaret show by the Lakeville North Now and Then Singers, 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 5, and Saturday, May 6, at the Lakeville Area Arts Center, 20965 Holyoke Ave. Tickets: $5-$10 at http://lnhs.seatyourself.biz/.

Switched at Birth, 7-9 p.m. Friday, May 5, Steeple Center, 14375 S. Robert Trail, Rosemount. Part of Bluegrass at the Steeple Center series. Tickets: $10 at www.rosemountarts.com or at the door.

South Metro Chorale spring concert, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 6, Holy Trinity United Methodist Church, 16150 Arcadia Ave., Prior Lake; 3 p.m. Sunday, May 7, Christ the King Lutheran Church, 8600 Fremont Ave. S., Bloomington. Tickets: $12 adults, $8 seniors and students at the door.

Theater
Bravo 2017: Viva Las Vegas, presented by Eastview High School, 7 p.m. April 27-29. Tickets: $9 adults, $7 senior citizens, $5 students at http://seatyourself.biz/evhs. Information: 952-431-8955.

“Guys and Dolls,” presented by Lakeville South High School, 7 p.m. April 27-29. Tickets: http://seatyourself.biz/lshs. Information: 952-232-3322.

“The Miracle Worker,” presented by the Northfield Arts Guild April 21-30, Northfield Arts Guild Theater, 411 Third St. W., Northfield. Information: NorthfieldArtsGuild.org.

“The Three Musketeers,” presented by Lakeville North High School, 7 p.m. April 27-29. Tickets: $12 adults, $9 students at http://lnhs.seatyourself.biz/. Information: 952-232-3600.

OnStage 2017: Working for a Living, presented by Rosemount High School, 7 p.m. April 27-29, May 4-6; 2 p.m. April 30. Information: 651-423-7501.

“Twelfth Night,” presented by Apple Valley High School, 7 p.m. April 27-29; 2 p.m. April 30. Tickets: $7 adults, $5 seniors and students at http://seatyourself.biz/avhs. Information: 952-431-8200.

“Anything Goes,” presented by Eagan High School, 7 p.m. April 28-29, May 4-6; 2 p.m. April 30, Eagan High School. Tickets available online at www.eagan.k12.mn.us, at the ticket office 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. school days, and one hour prior to performances (651-683-6964).

Workshops/classes/other
Watch Me Draw – Paint & Splash, 5-8:30 p.m. Friday, May 5. Paint at the studio followed by swimming at McGuire Middle School. Cost: $30. Sign up through LakevilleAreaCommunityEd.org call 952-469-1234 for more information.

Watch Me Draw summer camps at the studio, 20908 Holyoke Ave., Lakeville, are open for registration at www.WatchMeDraw.net or 952-469-1234.

Yoga wind down class is the first Thursday of the month at Precision and Flow Pilates, 13708 County Road 11, Burnsville. Information: www.precisionandflowpilates.com.

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.

“Flemish and Renaissance Oil Painting Method,” 4-7 p.m. Thursdays, River Ridge Arts School, Burnsville. Six weeks of comprehensive study of oil painting for students of all levels. Information/registration: Dan Petrov at 763-843-2734 or www.danpetrovart.com.

Drawing & Painting (adults and teens) with artist Christine Tierney, classes 9 a.m. to noon Tuesdays and 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, River Ridge Studios, 190 S. River Ridge Circle, Burnsville. Information: www.christinetierney.com, 612-210-3377.

Brushworks School of Art Burnsville offers fine art education through drawing and painting. Classes for adults and teens. Information: Patricia Schwartz, www.BrushworksSchoolofArt.com, 651-214-4732.

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.

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 [email protected].

SouthSide Writers, Saturday workgroup for aspiring writers, offering critique, submission and manuscript preparation information, support and direction, 10 a.m. to noon, Wescott Library, 1340 Wescott Road, Eagan. Information: 651-688-0365.

Dakota Speakers Toastmasters meets 6-7 p.m. Mondays at Apple Valley Ecumen Seasons Learning Center. Information: http://dakota.toastmastersclubs.org/.