Concerts & Events

Concerts and events are general admission seating unless otherwise noted. Tickets can be purchased online, by phone, or at the box office. For more information, go to the Tickets page.

July 23 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
Sundae & Mr. Goessl

American Songbook Standards

Sundae + Mr. Goessl features award-winning vocalist Kate Voss (Earshot Magazine’s Vocalist of the Year, two-time Seattle-Kobe Vocal Jazz Princess) and tireless virtuoso guitarist, Jason Goessl. This charming wife/husband duo has a style all their own and incorporate humor, vintage style, interesting instrumentation, nostalgia and serious musicianship in their act. While some label their style as “Vintage Pop” and others deem it “Cowboy Jazz” there’s one adjective that everyone can agree on: delightful. They will amaze you with their musical talents playing the smooth standards from the great American songbook.

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July 30 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
A Hard Day’s Night

Beatles Tribute Concert

One of the nation’s top Beatles tribute bands will perform many of the hits of the Fab Four – John, Paul, George and Ringo!

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July 31 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
Sherwin Linton presents

The Johnny Cash Story

In 1955, Johnny Cash’s first record was released on the Sun record label. One thousand miles from Memphis, Tennessee, in Watertown, South Dakota, 16-year-old Sherwin Linton was singing both sides of Johnny’s record on his own radio show. Sherwin learned virtually every Cash hit from then on and first met Cash in 1958. They became friends, and in 1971, Sherwin and his band “The Cotton Kings” recorded a best-selling album tribute to the Man in Black, “Hello I’m Not Johnny Cash.” Recorded inside the walls of the South Dakota State Penitentiary, this album became a best seller and Johnny featured Sherwin on his show many times. Sherwin continues to perform his award-winning No. 1 tribute to Johnny with his wife Pam and their band “The Cotton Kings.” The dynamic energy and Sherwin and Pam’s captivating stage presence will keep the audience spellbound from the opening of “Ghost Riders in the Sky” to the patriotic “Ragged Old Flag” and rockin’ closing duet “Going to Jackson.”

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Aug. 14 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
Joe Covert Band

50s & 60s Revue

Joe Covert, founding member of Beatles tribute band A Hard Day’s Night, performs with his own band some of the greatest hits of the 50s and 60s! This show features the music of Roy Orbison, the Everly Brothers, Bobby Darin, Frankie Valli and Patsy Cline. 

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Aug. 21 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
DC Drifters

Classic Country

Denny and the DC Drifters are performing all of the classic country greats. If you love classic country music, this show is for you!

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Oct. 8 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
Ole & Lena

Cafe Chaos: A comedy wrapped in a musical

Lena’s Cousin Mildred from the snooty suburbs has returned to Potsdam and purchased the Chat and Chew Café. Mildred has aspirations of turning the Potsdam landmark into a fine dining experience. After a couple of months of successful operation, Mildred heads off to a food show in Minneapolis and askes Ole and Lena to look after the place (The Norse Nook) for her. Lena is elated at the opportunity but for Ole, this sounds like work and something he wants no part of. Join in all the fun as fine dining goes to hilarious dining in this newest and most unique Ole and Lena live production: Ole and Lena in “ Cafe Chaos.”

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Oct. 16 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
Art Kistler
& EP Boulevard Band
Forever Elvis Tribute Concert

Internationally acclaimed and Minnesota-based Elvis tribute artist Art Kistler and the fabulous EP Boulevard Band are back once again for ONE SHOW ONLY at the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center in Albert Lea! It’s a unique, genuinely fun, classy, high-energy, one-of-a-kind, impressive stage production featuring terrific music and tasteful audience interaction. Feel the excitement as these talented, seasoned professionals take the stage, building a level of anticipation reminiscent of the King of Rock & Roll in concert. Veteran entertainer Art Kistler dons many dazzling, authentic costumes and launches into a wide variety of Elvis’ music through the eras. Rather than an impersonator, Art is a tribute artist who never pretends to “be” Elvis. There was only ONE King of Rock & Roll!

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Oct. 22 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
DC Drifters

Iowa Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Famers

Featuring DC Drifters with members of the Iowa Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame Music Association! This will be an outstanding performance of vintage rock & roll music!

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Oct. 23 – 7:30 p.m. ($20)
Hornucopia

The Music of Chicago and Blood, Sweat & Tears

Hornucopia is an innovative band that pays tribute to the horn music of the rock and pop eras featuring many of your favorite artists including Blood Sweat & Tears and Chicago! Hornucopia promises a unique and unforgettable experience guaranteed to leave you wanting more.

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Dec. 5 – 3 p.m. ($25)
Monroe Crossing

Bluegrass Christmas

Nationally acclaimed Monroe Crossing will be on stage presenting their fabulous Bluegrass Christmas. Named in honor of Bill Monroe, “The Father of Bluegrass Music,” Monroe Crossing dazzles audiences with an electrifying blend of classic bluegrass, bluegrass gospel, original bluegrass and even selections outside the bluegrass genre. Their superb musicianship and on-stage rapport have entertained audiences across the United States, Canada and Europe. For nearly 20 years this Minnesota-based band has averaged over 100 shows a year performing in intimate rooms, community theaters, major venues and outdoor festivals. They are favorites among bluegrass connoisseurs and nonbluegrass audiences alike. They love introducing newcomers to bluegrass music!

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Dec. 30 – 7 p.m. ($25)
The Neverly Brothers

A Rock n’ Roll Tribute from Elvis to The Beatles

The Neverly Brothers’ concerts are a tribute to one of the most exciting chapters in music history: the birth, near-death and resurrection of rock n’ roll. With their one-of-a-kind, high-energy stage performance, you’ll be led on a guided tour of rock history — complete with vintage wardrobe changes and stories behind their chronological song sequence — as they perform hits by Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Buddy Holly, The Beatles, Rolling Stones and many more. Fasten your seat belts for an exciting Magical History Tour!

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