13Mag, Kingdom Under Fire, Faded Ink, A Cryptic Ending – Metal music. Tonight, 7:30 p.m., Knitting Factory, 919 W. Sprague Ave. $5. (877) 435-9849.
Tingstad and Rumbel - Grammy Award-winning duo will be performing in honor of St. Patrick’s Day with Celtic tunes and their original compositions. Tickets will be available at the door. Saturday, 7 p.m., 1904 Opera House, 19 S. First St., Harrington. $15. (509) 253-4719.
Dio Rising and No Quarter – All-ages show. Saturday, 8 p.m., The Knitting Factory, 919 W. Sprague Ave. $14.50/advance, $20/day of show. (877) 435-9849.
Lauren Sheehan - Award-winning blues and American roots music. Irish dinner served at 4:30 p.m. with hearty soups and stews, peasant bread, beverage and apple pie. Concert at 6 p.m. Sunday, Cutter Theatre, 302 Park St., Metaline Falls, Wash. $10/dinner, $10/concert. (509) 446-4108.
“The Blooming Bells of Brass” - Presented by Spokane British Brass Band. Sunday, 3 p.m., Spokane Falls Community College, Music/Performing Arts Building auditorium, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. $10/general, free/age 17 and younger. (509) 999-8717.
Large Group Orchestra - Competition presented by Spokane Falls and Northeast Music Educators Associations. Daily from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Whitworth University, 300 W. Hawthorne Road. (509) 342-1559.
Auditorium Chamber Music Series - Tuesday, Wind Soloists of New York with pianist Pedja Muzijevic. 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, University Auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow. (208) 885-6231.
Large Group Elementary and Middle School Choral - Thursday and March 23. Competition presented by The Spokane Falls and Northeast Music Educators Associations. 8 a.m.-3 p.m., St. George’s School, 2929 W. Waikiki Road. (509) 342-1559.
St. Patrick’s Day Ceildh - Enjoy an Irish party featuring dinner, pipers and dancing to live music by the SpoCats. Reservations are required. Tonight, 5:30-9:30 p.m., South Side Senior Center, 2934 E. 27th Ave. $15/center member, $21/nonmember. (509) 535-0803.
SNR St. Patrick’s Day Dance - Wear green to this event that features a DJ, snacks and prizes for youth and adults with disabilities sponsored by Specialised Needs Recreation. Tonight, 6-8 p.m. Prairie View Elementary, 2478 E. Poleline, Post Falls. $5. (208) 755-6781.
Comedian Ken Martin - Tonight and Saturday at 8 p.m., Bluz at the Bend, Uncle D’s Comedy Underground, 2721 N. Market St. $12. (509) 483-7300.
“Separate Checks” - Tonight and Saturday and March 23-24. One-act play by Chris Heron and Sandpoint Onstage. Shows 7:30 p.m. Panida Theater, Little Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $10/adults, $8/seniors. (208) 263-9191.
“Noises Off” - Mt. Spokane High School theater department presents this farce by Michael Frayn. Tonight at 7 p.m., Mt. Spokane High School Performing Arts Theatre, 6015 E. Mt. Spokane Park Drive. $6/adults, $5/students and seniors. (509) 465-7385 or (509) 465-7306.
“Her Final Bow”- Pend Oreille Players Association will present this British-inspired “who-dunnit” written and directed by Gail Cory-Betz. Shows tonight-Sunday. Friday and Saturday dinner shows at 7 p.m.; Sunday matinee at 3 p.m., Pend Oreille Playhouse, 240 N. Union Ave., Newport. Dinner shows for all ages: $20 in advance or $22 at the door; For Sunday matinee: adults, $10 in advance, $12 at the door; $5/ages 18 and younger. (509) 671-3389.
“You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”- Rogers High School will present this musical comedy featuring the characters from Charles Schulz’s “Peanuts” comic strip. Shows tonight, March 23-24 at 7 p.m. and this Saturday at 2 p.m., Rogers High School, 1622 E. Wellesley Ave. (509) 354-6551.
“The Count of Monte Cristo” - Runs through Sunday. Drama about romance, revenge, obsession and justice adapted by Charles Morey. Based on the classic novel by Alexandre Dumas. Shows Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday at 2 p.m., Spokane Civic Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St. $22/adults, $20/age 65 and older, $18/students 24 and younger with student ID, $9/student rush (available 20 minutes before a performance; not available for shows near to selling out). (509) 325-2507 or (800) 325-SEAT.
“Little Shop of Horrors” - A rock musical about a hapless flower shop worker who raises a plant that suddenly becomes a deadly threat to the world’s very existence. Shows tonight and Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday at 3 p.m., Woodland Theatre, 120 W. Third Ave., Kettle Falls, Wash. $15/ adults; $12/seniors, students. (509) 738-6626.
“Go, Dog. Go!” - Adapted for stage from the book “Go, Dog. Go!” by P.D. Eastman. Presented by Spokane Children’s Theatre. Shows Saturday and Sunday, March 25 and April 1 at 1 p.m.; March 24 and 31 at 1 and 4 p.m. Performances on March 24 will be signed for the deaf. Spokane Falls Community College, Spartan Theatre, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. $12/adults; $10/children. (509) 325-SEAT.
“Dancers, Drummers, Dreamers” - Saturday through March 24. A collaboration between the dance and music departments. Thursday-Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho Hartung Theatre, 625 Stadium Drive, Moscow. $10/adults, $8/seniors and students; $1 off with canned food donation. (208) 885-7212.
“You Can’t Take It with You” preview night - Gonzaga University will present this award-winning, classic comedy. Preview night will serve as a fundraiser for Our Place, including a reception with appetizers, wine and a silent auction. Purchase tickets online at www.gonzaga.edu/theatrearts. Thursday, 6:30 p.m. Gonzaga University, Magnuson Theatre. $22. (509) 313-6553.