Concerts & Events

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Coming to the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center

Buy your tickets at the box office or online.  There is a $3 convenience fee for each ticket purchased online.
Tickets also available from 24/7 Call Center at 1-877-730-3144 (toll-free).
The box office opens two hours before the performance on show day.

The Story Show

Aug. 10 – 7 p.m. ($15 adults/$5 students)
The Story Show is an independent fundraising event for local charities. The show brings storytellers to the stage for an evening of comedy and drama with readings from the stage and all stories centered on a theme. About 10 people will be reading stories, poems and letters, with each story being five to seven minutes in length. Music will bookend the readings. The show is approximately two hours, and a list of the story speakers will be announced before the show. They are an amazing and eclectic group of local volunteers!

The Looney LutheransThe Looney Lutherans

Aug. 12 – 7:30 p.m. ($15 adults/$10 students)
Aug. 13 – 3 p.m. 

The Looney Lutherans are a trio of wacky gals on tour promoting their new cookbook and “lifestyle guide” entitled: “Use Your Food: A Guide to Healthy Living Inside and Out, From Our Kitchen to Yours, Eat Like a Lutheran!” Using music, comedy and some help from the audience, these gals share some age-old wisdom for living a long and healthy life the Lutheran way. Performances include a variety of segments on healthy living, including discussion of the Lutheran “Food Wheel” (all roads lead to hotdish), a performance of the Lutheran Food Rap “Eat Like a Lutheran,” and a demonstration of exercising the Lutheran way (using products from your very own pantry, you can create a healthy body). All original material is comedic, family-friendly and interactive.

Forever Elvis – The Spirit Lives!

Aug. 19 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
Elvis Tribute Artist Art Kistler and the EP Boulevard Show Band present “Forever Elvis… the Spirit Lives!” – a fun, classy, high-energy show featuring tasteful audience interaction and bringing a modern style that catapults this classic entertainment genre to an entirely new level!

Feel the excitement as some of the Midwest’s finest, seasoned professionals take the stage and build a fever pitch of anticipation just like the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll did in concert with the “2001: A Space Odyssey” theme. At the crescendo, Elvis enters the building in one of his many dazzling, authentic costumes and launches into a wide variety of timeless classic tunes, many of which have been modernized with a new, impressive edge while still preserving their original essence.

Tim Patrick Sinatra Style That's LifeTim Patrick – “That’s Life” Sinatra Style!

Aug. 26 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
Minnesota crooner Tim Patrick and his Blue Eyes Combo return to the stage at the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center for another wonderful tribute to Ol’ Blue Eyes.

This show will be an intimate version of Sinatra with Tim’s Blue Eyes Combo performing all of those great songs that Frank made famous. This is music of Sinatra at its very best! You don’t want to miss this show!

Run Like Hell – The Ultimate Pink Floyd Experience

Sept. 2 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
Run Like Hell celebrates the sights and sounds of one of the world’s most successful and influential bands of all time. Based in St. Paul, this band of six accomplished musicians and vocalists meticulously recreate the unique sound and spectacular visual show of Pink Floyd. The attention to detail and energetic performance recreates the excitement of the original Pink Floyd experience in a way that even the most serious fan can appreciate. The love for Pink Floyd’s music spans the generations and is always a huge hit with any crowd. Relive all the hits from classic albums, such as “Dark Side of the Moon,” “The Wall,” “Animals,” “Wish You Were Here,” “Meddle,” “Division Bell” and many others.

*All shows are subject to booking changes, please double check Wiztix for individual show pricing.