November 2, 2017


November 2….Lubbock Fun Club Singles "SOS" Monthly Dinner - Come and enjoy friends and food at Albarran’s Mexican Bar & Grill. As always, let us know you are joining us, so they can have appropriate wait staff and seating! Please RSVP by email to: or call Robbie (790-7578) or Jan (778-0419). Come have a great time and share a meal together! Tell a friend or bring a friend...but whatever you do, come join the fun with our group at Albarran’s Mexican Bar & Grill, 7722 Milwaukee Ave; 6:30 p.m.


November 3….First Friday Art Trail - See the regular art the exciting monthly additions showcasing art and artists downtown and throughout Lubbock. Catch a trolley or bus at many of the locations or pick up a FFAT map at any of the venues to see the art that can be found throughout the community each month during the event. First Friday Art Trail trolleys run continuously in downtown Lubbock during FFAT hours. Trolleys are free and you will find a "trolleyteer" on each trolley who is a treasure trove of info about FFAT and the arts in Lubbock and will help you navigate with ease. The trail runs throughout downtown and the Depot District 6 to 9 p.m.

November 3….Jeff Dunham: Passively Aggressive - Jeff Dunham, master ventriloquist and comedian, brings his slightly demented posse of puppets to Lubbock Municipal Auditorium for one great performance. With hit comedy specials premiering on Comedy Central and his newest “Relative Disaster” debuting on Netflix, Dunham has made a big name for himself in the world of comedy. A portion of all ticket sales from this performance will be donated to those directly affected by the Las Vegas tragedy. For tickets call Select-A-Seat at (806) 770-2000. Lubbock Municipal Auditorium, 2720 Drive of Champions; 7 p.m.

November 3….First Ladies of Country: A Cactus Tribute to Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn and Tammy Wynette - The Cactus Theater pays tribute to three bonafide music legends - the GREAT LADIES OF COUNTRY MUSIC - with this ALL-NEW production honoring Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn and Tammy Wynette. You’ll hear ALL-TIME CLASSICS including...."Walkin' After Midnight", "Coal Miner's Daughter", "Stand By Your Man", "Blue Kentucky Girl", "Sweet Dreams", "Blue Moon of Kentucky", "I Fall To Pieces" and many more! Folks....this is an outstanding lineup of songs and singers. This show features the amazing vocal talents of Baby Jade, Avery Guyear, Hannah Jackson, Tiffany Nelson, Amber Pennington, Morgan Reatherford, Addie Bleu Short and Berklee Timmons. All are backed by the stellar sound of The Rhythm Machine, featuring Tony Garcia on drums; Ross Raedeke, bass; Mark Paden, acoustic and electric guitar; Steve Williams, steel guitar; Jacob Nalle, lead guitar and Johannes Bjerregaard, keyboards. Ticket information: Base price for reserved floor seats, $20; standard balcony $15; balcony box seats $40 (box ticket includes concessions). Box office open 3:00-5:30 p.m. daily or call (806) 762-3233 or order tickets online at Cactus Theater, 1812 Buddy Holly Ave; Doors 7:00; Show 7:30 p.m.


November 3-5 (Repeats Nov.10-12; 17-19)….LCT Presents: Anne of Green Gables - A refreshing, contemporary telling of the classic story. Stern Marilla and her warm-hearted brother Matthew hoped to adopt a boy to work on their farm. But the orphanage sends young, befreckled Anne by mistake, and their lives will never be the same. Her warmth and wit affect everyone around her – even, eventually, the cold Marilla. We follow Anne through her rebellious years, her transformation into a young woman, and her romantic pairing with Gilbert. This play has been charming audiences around the world. “Anne of Green Gables” suits community theatre with a varied cast, simple set, and characters familiar to all of us. This version of the novel is concise yet detailed, humorous and bittersweet.” “Anne of Green Gables” is written by L. M. Montgomery and directed by Amber Langhennig . Play is by Sylvia Ashby (Lubbock playwright). Lubbock Community Theatre, 4232 Boston Ave., Ste B; Friday and Saturday shows at 7:30 p.m. Sunday matinee at 2 p.m.


ovember 4…. LHUCA Presents: Alice Leora Briggs: Artist Talk - Alice Leora Briggs’ new suite of 12 woodcuts is an homage to Mark Strand, 1990 U.S. Poet Laureate and forms the core of her exhibition titled, The Room. She received her MA and MFA from University of Iowa and has been awarded received fellowships from the Utah Arts Council, Arizona Commission on the Arts, Tulsa Artist Fellowship, and served as a Fulbright Scholar at Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Bratislava, Slovakia. Her work is included in numerous public collections, including Denver Art Museum, Arkansas Art Center, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Phoenix Art Museum, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, El Paso Museum of Art, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, [De Young], Library of Congress [Rare Books/Special Collections], University of Chicago [Special Collections, Rare Books], Museum of Texas Tech University, University of Oxford, Bodleian Library, Tucson Museum of Art, and Yale University [Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library]. Saturday Lectures at LHUCA is an informal conversation over the life and work of contemporary artists. It’s a stress-free opportunity to examine the art and ideas that underlie much of the modern art world. Attendees are encouraged to ask questions and join the conversation. This event is free to the public. Join us for coffee and donuts! Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, 511 Avenue K; 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m.

November 4….Classic ’60s Rock: Tribute to The Rolling Stones, Cream & The Doors – In this stellar tribute concert, you'll hear the unforgettable songs by The Doors - including "Light My Fire", "Riders On the Storm", "Break On Through (To the Other Side)", "Love Her Madly" and other big hits. We'll revisit the brief but notable late '60s work by Cream - led by Eric Clapton - a group that produced the classic rock staples "White Room", "Badge", "Strange Brew" and, of course, "Sunshine of Your Love". And, we'll salute the group that many have called The Greatest Rock 'n' Roll Band of all time - The Rolling Stones. Just a small sampling of the songs you'll hear include: "Start Me Up", "Satisfaction", "Wild Horses", "Beast of Burden" and "It's All Over Now". Featured vocalists on this show are Craig Elliott, Jason Fellers, Mark Paden and Amber Pennington...all backed by The Rhythm Machine. Get your tickets now for this highly-anticipated tribute to three of the greatest rock ensembles ever! Tickets only $20 for reserved floor seats; $15 for standard balcony. Box office open 3:00-5:30 p.m. daily or call (806) 762-3233 or order tickets online at Cactus Theater, 1812 Buddy Holly Ave; Doors 7:00; Show 7:30 p.m.

Looking Ahead in the Calendar....

November 9….Ladies Night Out in Levelland
November 10….New Neighbors Club 40th Anniversary Party
November 10….Casting Crowns' The Very Next Thing Tour
November 10….LSO: Masterworks 2 "The Pictures"

10....Salute to Our Veterans: All-American Classic Hits
November 10 -11….LSO Presents: The Pictures
November 11….The Life and Art of Odilon Redon
November 11….American Folk Legend: Ramblin' Jack Elliott
November 11-12….Home for the Holidays: Arts & Crafts Festival
Nov. 17….Presidential Lecture/Performance Series: SteelDrivers
Nov. 17….Classic Rock Legends: Tribute to Crosby Stills & Nash, Creedence Clearwater Revival & The Doobie Brothers

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