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If You Go What: “Best of Broadway” When: Saturday, June 3 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, June 4 at 2 p.m. Where: Paradise Center for the Arts, 321 Central Ave., Faribault Tickets: $15 for members, $20 for non-members and $10 for students

On Saturday (May 13) the Wanamingo Lions Club will host its pancake breakfast at the Community Center from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. to kick off the day’s Syttende Mai events in Wanamingo.

Eli Hoehn has always wanted more music with late-night talk shows, and with “The Banjo Hour with Captain Gravitone & the String Theory Orchestra,” he got just that.

With each turn of the page of the calendar, the motion becomes more comfortable, but the play “Calendar Girls” certainly gives audiences a reason to pause for contemplation.

The Faribault Woolen Mill provided blankets during World War I and World War II, but when much of the mill’s workforce went off to fight in those wars, women stepped into those jobs to keep the mill running.

By day, she teaches music theory and vocal technique at the Institute of Production and Recording in Minneapolis. At one time in her career she was signed to Warner Bros. Records, and even co-wrote an award winning phone book company jingle that was featured in a commercial.

Following the success of last year’s performance of George Handel’s “Messiah,” the Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra will be reviving the piece again as part of its 36th season with two performances — on Dec. 11 at the Cathedral of Our Merciful Saviour in Faribault, and on Dec. 13 at St. Wenc…

The Paradise Center for the Arts stage will be doubly merry and bright this December with performances of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” and “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” billed together as “Twice The Cheer This Year,” opening on Dec. 4.

If there is one take away that cast member Karissa Caddy wants people to know about the Faribault High School production of “A Haunting We Will Go,” it’s that within the show, “There’s more than meets the eye.”

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