WSU Brass Chamber Music Friday, 4:10 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Wilson at Library Road, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-4148.
Spokane Accordion Ensemble Classical Concert With conductor Beverly Fess from Calgary, Alberta. Donations fund ensemble expenses and scholarships. Friday, 7 p.m., St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 316 E. 24th Ave. $10. (509) 290-6858.
Vandal Marching Band Free performance open to the public. Friday, 7 p.m., University of Idaho, Student Union Building Ballroom, 709 Deakin Ave., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-7251.
Coffeehouse 2013 Pop, folk, jazz, blues and more. Features Brent Purvis and talented members of the Colville High School Jazz Band. Refreshments available. Proceeds benefit AAUW (American Association of University Women) Educational Fund. Friday, 7-10 p.m., American Legion Hall, 103 E. Sixth Ave., Colville. $15/adults; $8/students. (509) 684-6878.
“The Marriage of Figaro” Opera performance. Performances are Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. University of Idaho, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow. $10/general; $7/seniors and students. (208) 885-6111.
Rodrigo Cortes, Voice WSU graduate recital. Friday, 8 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Wilson at Library Road, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-4148.
Spokane Symphony Classics 4: Dazzling Brilliance With guest pianist Jon Nakamatsu performing Anna Clyne’s “Night Ferry,” Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3, Paul Hindemith’s “Symphonic Metamorphosis.” Eckart Preu, conductor. Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $15-$54. (509) 624-1200.
Live Music at Huckleberry’s Pamela Benton. Saturday, 7-9 p.m., Huckleberry’s Natural Market, 926 S. Monroe St. Free. (509) 624-1349.
Chris Leslie, Saxophone UI student recital, accompanied by pianist Elena Panchenko. Saturday, 1 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-6231.
UI Flute Ensembles Featuring the UI Flute Ensembles. Saturday, 4 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-6231.
Songwriters’ Circle Fifth annual event will feature original music from singer-songwriters Dave and Tami Gunter, Brother Music, John Edwards and Jared Johnston and Patrice Webb. Advance tickets available at Eichardt’s, Eve’s Leaves, Pedro’s and Evans Brothers Coffee. Saturday, 7 p.m., Sandpoint Events Center, 102 S. Euclid Ave., Sandpoint. $15/adults; $12/students and seniors. (208) 290-5261.
Ryan Thomas, Saxophone UI student recital, accompanied by pianist Shoko Nelson. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-6231.
Megan Hubbell, Piano UI graduate student recital. Sunday, 1 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-6231.
Robert Gassner, Horn; and Katee Seubert, Trombone UI student recital. Sunday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-6231.
Voice Area Recital Monday, 8 p.m., Whitworth University, Music Building Recital Hall, 300 W. Hawthorne Road. Free. (509) 777-3280.
Tuesday Night Music Series This week: Gelfite Trout featuring vocals and clarinets. 5-6:30 p.m., Moscow Food Co-Op, Deli, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow, Idaho. Free. (208) 882-8537.
UI Concert Band and Wind Ensemble With Moscow High School concert band. Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, Student Union Building Ballroom, 709 Deakin Ave., Moscow. (208) 885-7251.
Whitworth Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble II Fall concert. Tuesday, 8 p.m., Cowles Auditorium, Whitworth University, 300 W. Hawthorne Road. Free. (509) 777-3280.
Three World Class Guitarists Renowned guitarists Frank Vignola and Vinny Raniolo will perform as a duo and Peppino D’Agostino will perform solo. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $25. (800) 325-SEAT.
Rajung Yang, Piano UI faculty recital. Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-6231.
Jazz Concert Combo Student jazz combos perform. Thursday, 8 p.m., Whitworth University, Music Building Recital Hall, 300 W. Hawthorne Road. Free. (509) 777-3280.
WSU Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band Thursday, 8 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Wilson at Library Road, Pullman. (509) 335-4148.
Salsa Fridays For ages 18 and older, with or without a partner. Friday nights, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., Satori, 122 S. Monroe St. $5. (360) 550-5106.
Daddy-Daughter Princess Ball A dance for girls age 12 and younger. Night includes DJ music for dancing, desserts with punch and coffee, a memory photo and a craft to take home. Register at www.spokaneschools.org/ shadle. Hosted by Shadle Park High School cheerleaders. Saturday, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Shadle Park High School, 4327 N. Ash St. $30/couple; $40/family; $10/wrist corsage.
Dance Music by the Country Jammers. Refreshments will be served. Admission is by donation. Sunday, 1-3:30 p.m., Tri Community Grange, one block north of Trent on Starr Road. (509) 926-3803.
Ballet Folklorico “Quetzalli” de Veracruz Authentic music and dance showcasing the celebrations of diverse Mexican festivals. Sunday, 7 p.m., Beasley Performing Arts Coliseum, Washington State University, Pullman. $26/adults; $20/students; $16/age 16 and younger; $30/first seven rows. (800) 325-7328.
Kroc Fall Dance Recital Showcasing the Kroc Youth tap, breakdancing, ballet, jazz and lyrical classes. Everyone is welcome. Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., Salvation Army Kroc Center, 1765 W. Golf Course Road, Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 667-1865.
“Almost Not Quite” Fundraiser Party The new LGBT sitcom “Almost Not Quite” is filming in Spokane and throwing a party at nYne Bar and Bistro. Hosted by Nova Kaine and featuring comedy by Emily Richman. Friday, 6 p.m., nYne Bistro and Bar, 232 W. Sprague Ave. Free; donations are appreciated. (509) 944-5774.
“Family Dinner” Blue Door Theatre Players will improvise a family dinner using audience suggestions. Shows Fridays through Nov. 29. 8 p.m., Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $9/general admission; $7/children, seniors, military and students. (509) 747-7045.
“Safari” Shows feature short-form improv games based on audience suggestions. For information or reservations, call (509) 747-7045 or visit www.bluedoortheatre.com. Tickets can also be purchased night of show. Saturday nights at 9 p.m., Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $7.
Michael Glatzmaier Live: Giving Thanks A night of stand-up comedy, improv and live original music. Known for his amazing ability to make up a song based on a single word suggestion. This show is not rated and is not suitable for all ages. Reservations strongly recommended. Nov. 22, 10 p.m., Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $7. (509) 747-7045.
“Letters Home” Griffin Theatre Company brings to life actual letters written by soldiers serving in the Middle East, revealing the humanity within war through the eyes of the men and women fighting it. Shows are Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Jones Theatre, Daggy Hall, Washington State University, Pullman. $18/adults; $14/seniors; $9/students. Free admission for veterans and active duty military and family. (800) 325-SEAT.
“Fiddler on the Roof” Performances are Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m.; Sunday matinee at 3 p.m. Pend Oreille Playhouse, 240 N. Union Ave., Newport, Wash. $10/adults in advance; $12/adults at the door; $5/ages 5-18. (509) 447-9900.
“Second Samuel” Through Nov. 24. This play deals with themes of love, acceptance and hope. Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Spokane Civic Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St. $22. (509) 325-2507.
“The Fantasticks” Through Nov. 23. A funny and romantic musical about a boy, a girl, two fathers and a wall. Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. and Thursday at 5 p.m. Eastern Washington University, EWU Theatre, Cheney. $10. (509) 359-2459.
“Nora” Through Nov. 24. Ingmar Bergman’s adaptation of Henrik Ibsen’s 1879 play, “A Doll’s House.” The play focuses on the issue of women’s emancipation. Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Stage Left, 108 W. Third Ave. $10. (509) 276-2775.
“Inspecting Carol” Through Nov. 24. SFCC Revelers present the story of a struggling theater company’s attempt to pull off “A Christmas Carol.” Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Spokane Falls Community College, Humanities Building 15, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. $10. Nov. 17 matinee is a benefit for the SFCC food bank and nonperishable food items will be collected in exchange for $1 admission. (509) 533-3592.
“Grease” This high-spirited, nostalgic rock ’n’ roll musical will take you back to the 1950s at Rydell High School. Performances are Friday at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday at 1:30 and 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday at 1:30 p.m. Regional Theatre of the Palouse, 122 N. Grand Ave., Pullman. $10-20. (509) 334-0750.
“Almost, Maine” Through Nov. 24. As the northern lights hover in the star-filled sky above, Almost’s residents find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected ways. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m., Spokane Community College, 1810 N. Greene St. Free. (509) 533-7387.
“Scrambled McManus” One-man show starring Tim Behrens and written by Patrick F. McManus. Featuring tales from the McManus comedies. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Empire Theatre, 126 S. Crosby St., Tekoa, Wash. (509) 284-2000.
WSU Student Chamber Music Nov. 22, 4:10 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Wilson at Library Road, Pullman. (509) 335-4148.
Piano Pedagogy Lab School Fall Recital Nov. 22, 6:30 p.m., Washington State University, Kimbrough Concert Hall, Pullman. (509) 335-4148.
Trans-Siberian Orchestra Winter Tour Presenting the band’s multi-platinum rock opera, “The Lost Christmas Eve.” Presenting holiday-themed songs, both traditional and original, in a rock-opera format. A portion of the proceeds from every ticket will benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Nov. 22, 8 p.m., Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave. $30.50-$60.50. (800) 325-SEAT.
“American Idiot” Nov. 22-23. Direct from Broadway, the musical tells the story of three lifelong friends forced to choose between their dreams and the safety of suburbia. Based on Green Day’s Grammy Award-winning album, the show boldly takes the American musical where it’s never gone before. Featuring the hits “Boulevard of Broken Dreams,” “21 Guns,” “Wake Me Up When September Ends,” “Holiday” and the blockbuster title track, the show features the music of Green Day and the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong. The show contains adult content and strong language. Shows at 8 p.m. INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (800) 325-SEAT.
“The Christmas Toy Shop” Nov. 22-Dec. 15. Presented by Spokane Children’s Theatre. In a quiet town, a mysterious man and his assistant arrive and open a toy shop, immediately capturing the attention of the town folk. Soon, though, it becomes obvious that this is no ordinary toy shop. Performances are Nov. 22, Dec. 6 and 13 at 7 p.m.; Nov. 23-24 and 30 and Dec. 1, 7-8 and 14-15 at 1 p.m.; Nov. 23 and 29, Dec. 7 and 14 at 4 p.m. The Dec. 14 show will be signed for the deaf. Spokane Children’s Theatre, 2727 N. Madelia St. $10-$12. (509) 328-4886.
“The Christmas Schooner” Nov. 22-Dec. 22. This new holiday musical follows the Christmas tree’s perilous journey into America’s homes and traditions. Directed by Scott Doughy. Performances are Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Spokane Civic Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St. $11-$30. (509) 869-9490.
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