What’s Happening in Arts & Entertainment 3-13-14

The Mouse River Players Community Theatre production of the musical “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” will be performed tonight through Saturday, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, at 2 p.m., in The Arlene Theater downtown, 115-1st St. SE. Tickets are $12 at the door for people ages 13 and older, and $8 for children ages 12 and under, or by season ticket. People may make reservations by sending email to tickets or may call 1-866-667-1977 for reservations. People should include their name, contact phone number, performance date, number of reservations required and any special needs. Mouse River Players is not able to accept debit or credit cards. Also, auditions for “Over the River and Through the Woods,” a comic drama, will be Sunday from 4:30 to 6 p.m. and Monday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in The Arlene. A prepared script is not necessary. The show calls for two older males and two older females who can speak with an Italian accent, and one male and one female ages 20-30, who do not speak with accents. Off-stage help is also needed. The director is Carlen Gilseth, who can be reached at or by calling 838-3939. The play will be performed May 8-11, in The Arlene.

Selmer Moen will offer a program of music for organ, entitled “Short and Suite – Music on a Sunday afternoon,” at 3 p.m. Sunday at First Presbyterian Church, 1000-3rd St. NE. The program will include tunes appropriate for St. Patrick’s Day, a bit of the Beatles, some J.S. Bach and audience participation. Free admission.

The Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center will host a Concert at the Confluence on Sunday from 3 to 5 p.m. Free refreshments will be provided. The center is located 22 miles southwest of Williston at Fort Buford.

Magic City Campus presents Chuck Full of Music, an annual fundraising musical event held by Minot’s Music Boosters. The event features the music of band, orchestra and choir students. It will be held on Tuesday at Magic City Campus. The “Chuck Wagon” style dinner will be served from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Ticket prices are $5 per person with children under 5 free.

Minot Area Theatrical Society presents an evening of adult comedy “One Acts.” Performances are Thursday, March 27, a no-meal show at 7 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, with meal starting at 7 p.m. and show at 7:30 p.m., in the Stardust Ballroom at The Vegas Motel. The One Acts will include “Mother Figure” and “Drinking Companion” by Alan Ayckbourn, “It’s Not You, It’s Me” by Don Zolidis, and “The Roman Love God and Brandon” (not related to Roman mythology or Greek), a creation by Brandon Shafer and Damien Walsh. The group will also be accepting free will donations for the Souris Valley Animal Shelter at the performances. Also, the Minot Area Theatrical Society will present “Alice In Wonderland.” Performances are Thursday, April 10, a no-meal show at 7 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, April 11-12, with meal starting at 7 p.m. and show performing at 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday, April 13, a no-meal show performing at 1 p.m. All performances will be in the Stardust Ballroom at The Vegas. For questions or to make reservations please call 509-5215.