Super Souper Fundraiser Concert Soup dinner and live music from Wide River. Today, 6-9:30 p.m., Woman’s Club of Spokane, 1428 W. Ninth Ave. $10/person; $25/family. (509) 434-9680.
Phillip Baldwin, violin Today, 7 p.m., Whitworth University, Music Building Recital Hall, 300 W. Hawthorne Road. Free. (509) 777-3280.
The Martha Redbone Roots Project An award-winning blend of Native American elements with soul and funk informed by deep roots in Appalachian folk and Piedmont blues. Today, 7:30 p.m., Washington State University, Daggy Hall, Jones Theatre, Jones Theatre, Pullman. $20 adults; $16 seniors; $10 students. (800) 325-SEAT.
Mark Taylor, Saxophone Today, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow, Idaho. $5 adults, $3 students and seniors. (208) 885-6231.
“Dedicated To …” Northwest Opera’s Fall program featuring local talent singing selections from opera to Broadway. The performance is followed by an original pastiche, “Die Fleder-Nun,” a musical parody of the 1960s TV series “The Flying Nun.” Today at 7:30 p.m.; and Saturday at 2 p.m. Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 2715 S. Ray St. $10. (509) 327-3598.
Live Music at Huckleberry’s Unplugged. Saturday, 7-9 p.m., Huckleberry’s Natural Market, 926 S. Monroe St. Free. (509) 624-1349.
Mike Bryant Local country gospel singer. Saturday, 1-3 p.m., Hastings Books South, 2512 E. 29th Ave., (509) 535-4342. Oct. 25, 6 p.m., Hastings Books, 101 Best Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 664-0464. Free.
Saxophone College Recital Saturday, 4 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults; $3/students and seniors. (208) 885-6231.
Nine Pint Coggies Scottish band. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center, 405 N. William St., Post Falls. $20/adults; $15/students. (208) 457-8950.
Celtic Music Brongaene Griffin on fiddle, Elizabeth Nicholson on harp, and Bob Soper on the fiddle perform. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Artisans at Dahmen Barn, Highway 195 North, 419 Park Way, Uniontown, Wash. $10. (509) 299-3414.
Spokane British Brass Band “Autumn’s End” fall concert. Sunday, 3 p.m., Spokane Falls Community College, Music Auditorium, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. $10 at the door.
Spokane String Quartet: Counterculture The 35th season opens with two selections by Charles Ives - Prelude from String Quartet No. 1 “From the Salvation Army” and String Quartet No. 2 - and concludes with Franz Schubert’s String Quartet in G major, D. 887. Mateusz Wolski and Amanda Howard-Phillips, violinists; Jeannette Wee-Yang, violist and Helen Byrne, cellist. Sunday, 3 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $20 adults; $16 seniors; $12 students. (800) 325-SEAT.
Kevin Hekmatpanah, Cello; and Rajung Yang, Piano UI faculty and guest recital. Sunday, 4 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow, Idaho. $5 adults, $3 students and seniors. (208) 885-6231.
Encore! Presented by Palouse Choral Society. Sunday, 4 p.m., St. Boniface Catholic Church, 3194 Route 130, Uniontown, Wash. $15/adults; $8/students with ID; free ages 12 and younger. (509) 432-4796.
Tuesday Night Music Series This week Greg Hodapp will perform acoustic music. Shows are 5-6:30 p.m., Moscow Food Co-Op, Deli, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow, Idaho. Free. (208) 882-8537.
UI Jazz Combo Series Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults; $3/students and seniors. (208) 885-6231.
UI Faculty Recital Chris Dickey, tuba and euphonium and Kristin Elgersma, piano. Thursday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, Lionel Hampton School of Music, Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow, Idaho. $5 adults; $3 students and seniors. (208) 885-6231.
Salsa Fridays For ages 18 and older, with or without a partner. Today, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., Satori, 122 S. Monroe St. $5. (360) 550-5106.
SWINGtoberfest Vintage Swing music with the Solomon Douglas band today and music by Glenn Crytzer on Saturday, 8-9 p.m., free dance lesson; 9 p.m.-midnight, show. German American Hall, 25 W. Third Ave. $20. (509) 270-8206.
“No Clue” Improvised murder mystery/comedy. Friday nights at 8 p.m. through Oct. 25. Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $9/general; $7/military, seniors 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.
Goodtymes Comedy Sunday nights at 9 p.m., Goodtymes Bar and Grill, 9214 E. Mission Ave., Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 928-1070.
“A Night of Edgar Allen Poe” The master of terror, Edgar Allen Poe, is here just in time for Halloween, in a multi-genre night of beauty and horror produced by Lake City Playhouse. A team of area performers will present versions of “The Tell Tale Heart” and “The Cask of Amantillado.” Some of Poe’s iconic poems will be put to music, while others will be interpreted through original dance compositions. Saturday, 8 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $15. 1 (800) 325-SEAT.
“Ax of Murder” Today and Saturday. Northwoods Performing Arts murder-mystery dinner theater. Today and Saturday with dinner at 6:30 p.m. and show at 7:30 p.m. Reservations are required for dinner seating; walk-ins welcome for show only. Tickets available at Seebers and online at http://circlemoon. webs.com. Circle Moon Theater, 3642 N. Highway 211 (4 miles off Highway 2, barn on left), Newport, Wash. $25/dinner and show; $12/show only. (208) 448-1294.
(Sold out) “Les Miserables” Today-Oct. 27. “Les Miserables” has been an international sensation for more than 28 years, garnering eight Tony Awards and countless other accolades. Performances are Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sundays at 2 p.m. Spokane Civic Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St. $26-$33; a waiting list will be started one hour before curtain. (509) 325-2507.
“The Wakefield Mysteries” Today and Saturday. This modern adaptation of medieval English mystery plays celebrates the biblical stories of God’s interactions in human history. Shows today and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Whitworth University, Cowles Auditorium, 300 W. Hawthorne Road. $8 general; $6 students and seniors. (509) 777-3707.
“Enter Fairy Godmother” Today-Sunday. Ashenputtel summons her Fairy Godmother. Instead of offering an enchanted pumpkin carriage, the magical matriarch spins three tales about women who make their own happily ever after. Performances are today at 7 p.m.; Saturday at 1 and 4 p.m.; and Sunday at 1 p.m. Spokane Children’s Theatre, 2727 N. Madelia Ave. $12. (509) 328-4886.
“It Was A Dark And Stormy Night” Today-Oct. 27. Foul weather forces several strangers to take shelter at Ye Olde Wayside Inn, but not everyone is what he or she appears to be. Who will survive this dark and stormy night? Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m.; a dinner theater program on Oct. 26 at 6 p.m.; and Sunday matinee at 3 p.m. on Oct. 27. Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 639 Elm St., Cheney. $12/adults; $10/seniors and students; $25/dinner show. (509) 768-2150.
“Carrie the Musical” Presented by Lilac City Performing Arts. Carrie White is a misfit who’s bullied by the popular crowd and virtually invisible to everyone else. At home she’s at the mercy of her cruelly overprotective mother. But Carrie has a special power and, if pushed too far, she’s not afraid to use it. Based on Stephen King’s best-selling novel. Wednesday and Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $25. (509) 953-2979.
“Never the Sinner” Thursday-Nov. 9. Clarence Darrow eloquently defends two young thrill killers in what was considered the “Trial of the Century” in 1924 Chicago. Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; and matinees Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. Interplayers Theatre, 174 S. Howard St. $28 adults; $22 military; $12 seniors. (509) 455-7529.
“The Boyfriend” Thursday-Nov. 2. Sandy Wilson’s Jazz Age musical comedy set in the 1920s. Performed by the Coeur d’Alene High School Theater Department. All shows 7 p.m. Coeur d’Alene High School, 5530 N. Fourth St., Coeur d’Alene. $6-$9. (208) 769-2999.
“The Luminous Soul: Songs of Youth, Love & Passage” Presented by the Gonzaga University Concert Choir. Oct. 25, 7 p.m., St. Aloysius Church, 330 E. Boone Ave. Free. (509) 313-6733.
Idaho Bach Festival Opening gala concert. Oct. 25, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, University Auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow. $5 adults; $3 seniors and students. (509) 363-3135.
Jazz Musician Patricia Barber Trio Barber began studying classical piano at age 6. Her most recent album is “Smash,” produced by Concord Records. Oct. 25, 8 p.m., Spokane Falls Community College, Music/Performing Arts Building Auditorium, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. $20 general; $15 students with ID and seniors. (800) 325-SEAT.
“Noises Off” Oct. 25-Nov. 3. The Gonzaga University Department of Theatre & Dance begin the 2013-14 season with this charming farce. Purchase tickets at www.gonzaga.edu/ theatreanddance or by phone. Performances are Oct. 25 at 8:30 p.m.; Oct. 26, Nov. 1-2 at 7:30 p.m.; and 2 p.m. matinees on Oct. 26 and Nov. 2. Gonzaga University, Magnuson Theatre, 502 E. Boone Ave. $15 general; $10 students and seniors. (509) 313-6553.
“Lend Me a Tenor” Oct. 25-Nov. 10. A world famous tenor, a bellhop, a jealous wife, tranquilizers, lingerie and mistaken identities all contribute to the chaos of this fast-paced comedy. Performances are Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Lake City Playhouse, 1320 E. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $11-$17. (208) 667-1323.
“Second Samuel” Oct. 25-Nov. 24. This Pulitzer-nominated script deals with themes of love, acceptance and hope. Performances are Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Spokane Civic Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St. $22. (509) 325-2507.
“Reunion with Murder” Oct. 25-26. Murder mystery dinner theater. Performances are Friday and Saturday at 6:30 p.m. Reservations are required. Cutter Theatre, 302 Park St., Metaline Falls, Wash. $25. (509) 446-4108.
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