Arts briefs for the week of Aug. 11

‘One Night in Memphis’ at Ames Center
“One Night in Memphis,” the official tribute to Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash, will be live 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, at Ames Center in Burnsville.

“One Night in Memphis” recreates the magical night of Dec. 4, 1956, when Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash found themselves jamming at Sam Phillip’s Sun Studios in Memphis, Tennessee. Little did they know that their jam session was being recorded and preserved for all time, representing all the performers in their prime and the very best music of that time.

“One Night in Memphis” is created and directed by John Mueller, who also created “Winter Dance Party,” and has been met with the same accolades and audience standing ovations.

Tickets are $30-$40 at the box office, 800-982-2787 and

‘Blithe Spirit’ final performances
Expressions Community Theater’s production of Noel Coward’s “Blithe Spirit” finishes its run this weekend at the Lakeville Area Arts Center.

The comedy is about socialite and novelist Charles Condomine, who invites eccentric medium and clairvoyant Madame Arcati to his house to conduct a seance, hoping to gather material for his next book. The scheme backfires when he is haunted by the ghost of his annoying and temperamental first wife, Elvira, after the seance. Elvira makes continual attempts to disrupt Charles’s marriage to his second wife, Ruth, who cannot see or hear the ghost.

Performances are 7:30 p.m. Aug. 10-12 and 2 p.m. Aug. 13. Tickets are $13 at or 952-985-4640.

Band concert at Antlers Park
The Lakeville Area Community Band performs its final summer concert 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 24, at Antlers Park in Lakeville.

The concert is free. In case of inclement weather, it will be held at the Lakeville Area Arts Center.

Eagan Art House anniversary
The Eagan Art House will hold its 12th annual Harvest of Art Celebration 1-5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10. This year’s “Welcome Home” theme will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the art center.

The event includes the opening of the Harvest of Art exhibit featuring the artwork of over 40 local artists. The event also features an outdoor raku pottery firing, artist booths and demonstrations, and entertainment.

Community Supported Art (CSA) shares will be available to pick up. Art doors created by local artists will be on display during the event.

For more information, call 651-675-5521.

Riverwalk Market Fair
Music by Russell Franek, fresh local produce, arts and crafts, and the Northfield Public Library Book Bike are featured 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, in downtown Northfield’s Bridge Square. For more information, visit