2 Saturday / November 2, 2019

Local Clay Potters’ Guild 22nd Annual Pottery Show and Sale

09:00 am to 05:00 pm
Great Room, 2nd Floor, Monroe Convention Center
http://www.localclay.net

Members of Local Clay Potters Guild along with guest artists will host their 22nd annual fall show and sale displaying over 4000 pieces of functional pottery and sculpture. Meet the 23 potters, watch demonstrations on Saturday and enjoy a beloved fall community event.

Exhibits

2 Saturday / November 2, 2019

Soup Tasting

10:30 am to 01:00 pm
Showers Plaza Eighth and Morton Streets
https://bloomington.in.gov/recreation/programs/10889

Few things are more comforting than cold hands wrapped around a warm cup of soup. The weather may be cooling down, but the soup is heating up for the annual Soup Tasting on Showers Plaza. Celebrate this cool weather harvest from field and farm as area chefs showcase their expertise with this versatile comfort food. Sampling is warmly encouraged! Participation is free while supplies last.

Eat and Drink

2 Saturday / November 2, 2019

Charlotte’s Web

11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ivy Tech Waldron Auditorium
http://cardinalstage.org

Cardinal Stage presents “Charlotte’s Web” October 18 – November 3 at the Ivy Tech Waldron Auditorium. This fall the beloved children’s classic Charlotte’s Web returns to Cardinal Stage! When a girl named Fern saves a little pig named Wilbur, she opens the door to a world of friendship and adventure. Together, with the help of the wise Charlotte, the Gander, the Goslings, and even the sneaky Templeton, Wilbur and Fern show the farm and the world just how extraordinary an ordinary pig can be!
New! Sensory Friendly Performance: November 3rd at 4:00pm

Children / Theater

2 Saturday / November 2, 2019

Girl Scouts Can!

01:00 pm to 03:00 pm
Monroe County History Center, 202 E 6th Street
http://monroehistory.org

Young women of many decades had to learn about food sources, growing gardens and preserving food. Join us at the Monroe County History Center to learn about the canning process and make your own pickles!

Participants are eligible to earn their Playing the Past and/or Gardening Badge.
Registration is available at: https://www.girlscoutsindiana.org/en/events-repository/2019/girl_scouts_can_at_t.html

Children / Education / Entertainment

2 Saturday / November 2, 2019

Charlotte’s Web

04:00 pm to 05:00 pm
Ivy Tech Waldron Auditorium
http://cardinalstage.org

Cardinal Stage presents “Charlotte’s Web” October 18 – November 3 at the Ivy Tech Waldron Auditorium. This fall the beloved children’s classic Charlotte’s Web returns to Cardinal Stage! When a girl named Fern saves a little pig named Wilbur, she opens the door to a world of friendship and adventure. Together, with the help of the wise Charlotte, the Gander, the Goslings, and even the sneaky Templeton, Wilbur and Fern show the farm and the world just how extraordinary an ordinary pig can be!
New! Sensory Friendly Performance: November 3rd at 4:00pm

Children / Theater

2 Saturday / November 2, 2019

Oh God

07:30 pm to 09:00 pm
Ivy Tech Waldron Auditorium
https://www.jewishtheatrebloomington.com

The Jewish Theatre of Bloomington is please to present “Oh God” written by Anat Gov, directed by Dale McFadden. Ella is a psychotherapist and the single mother of a son with severe autism. She also has a fraught relationship with God. Imagine her surprise, her fear, and even anger when God comes to her as a patient who insists that she help him solve his millenia-long problems in one session! A funny, witty play that asks some questions about the nature of the Deity and our relationship to him.

Oh God runs October 24 – November 3 at the Ivy Tech Waldron Auditorium. More information and tickets can be found at jewishtheatrebloomington.com

Show times:
October 24, 26, & November 2 at 7:30 PM
October 27 & November 3 at 3:00 PM

Theater

2 Saturday / November 2, 2019

Jenn Cristy Live – pop,rock & roll for your soul

07:30 pm to 09:30 pm
Brown County Playhouse

Jenn Cristy, a former backing vocalist and multi- instrumentalist for Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame inductee John Mellencamp as well as an international touring artist, is bringing her unique talent in this eclectic show. Rock, Pop, Soul — she does it all with an amazing vocal style and virtuosic keyboard skills. Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Janis Joplin, Tina Turner, Elton John, The Beatles, Cyndi Lauper, Billy Joel, just to name a few of the great artists that will be honored in this amazing production. Doors open at 7 pm, showtime 7:30 pm. Concessions available, ticket prices do not include additional ticketing fees.

Entertainment / Live Music

2 Saturday / November 2, 2019

Va Va Va Vaudeville

08:00 pm to 10:30 pm
Buskirk-Chumley Theater
http://bctboxoffice.org/event/vaudeville/

TWO BIG SHOWS!
2pm – family friendly matinée
8pm – risqué adult show

Hurry! Hurry! Hurry! Step right up, folks! Plenty of room inside!

SEE Amazing Aerial Artistry & Whirling Hoopsters! THRILL to Acrobatic Youngsters! COME ALIVE with Burlesque & Assorted Evocative Dance! HEAR Side-Splitting Comedy & LIVE Music Artistes!

VA-VA-VA VAUDEVILLE has it all!

Sponsored by the Dance Network Alliance, this variety show extravaganza of Bloomington performers harkens back to early twentieth-century vaudeville troupes that crisscrossed the country by train, entertaining young and old alike. There is something for everyone, including a children’s matinee featuring many younger performers, and a more risqué, adult evening show.

Performers include members of Aerialogy, Dark Side Tribal, The Hudsucker Posse, Windfall Dancers Youth Company, Bloomington Acro, the Delightful Holly Harvest, poet Tony Brewer, and the musical stylings of Travis Puntarelli, Mr. & Mrs. Kazooey (Kevin MacDowell & Lara Lynn Weaver), Sarah Cassidy, and Jordan River Crossing.

This show features all local talent, curated for your enjoyment, complete with Tim Wagner’s Organ Grinder “Finster Baby” and Jungle Joe Lee & His Amazing Flea Circus!

And both shows will be hosted by Oriana Perón!

Made possible in part by the Bloomington Arts Commission and the Buskirk-Chumley Theater Arts Start Up Program.

Comedy / Dance / Entertainment / Live Music / Spoken Word / Theater

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