Lake Country Children's Theater
The Lake Country Children's Theater presents "Fractured Fairy Tales III" at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, at the Arrowhead High School North Campus Theater, 800 North Ave. in Hartland. Performed by Cinema Academy/Greatworks touring company from Chicago, the show offers a free-wheeling adaptation of classic stories and fables like “Jack and the Beanstalk,” “The Emperor's New Clothes,” “Henny Penny” and “The Tortoise and the Hare.”
LCCT’s season includes live shows that are most suitable for children ages 3 to 9. General seating tickets are $6 per person. Tickets can be purchased online at lakecountrychildrenstheater.org or at the door the day of the show.
Oconomowoc Arts Center
The OAC’s popular music and dinner Cabaret Café presents the WhiskeyBelles at 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Jan. 13 and 14, in the Little Theatre. Based out of Milwaukee, the WhiskeyBelles are an all-female music trio known for captivating shows featuring their own take on classic and vintage-country, Americana, folk-revival and roots-country tunes, with their witty originals sprinkled in.
The menu for the evening’s performance includes chicken fried steak, homemade mashed potatoes and country gravy, salad, dinner roll and homemade banana cream pie.
Dinner and show tickets: $43 adults, $25 high school students and younger and military personnel (with ID); show only tickets: $32/$18. For more information about the WhiskeyBelles, visit whiskeybelles.com.
Voices of Eterna will perform at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 29, on the OAC’s Main Stage. Part of Milwaukee's Children's Choir and under the direction of artistic director Marco Antonio Melendez, the choir is known for its musical sophistication. Hailed as “Wisconsin’s premier treble choral ensemble,” the group has toured nationally and around the world, including performances at New York City’s Carnegie Hall.
Tickets: $36 adults, $32 seniors (60+) and college students and $18 high school students and younger and military personnel (with ID). For more information about Voices of Eterna, visit singmcc.org.
The OAC is located at 641 East Forest St., Oconomowoc. For information and tickets, call the OAC box office at 262-560-3172 or visit theoac.net.
Lake Country Players
The Lake Country Players presents “Blind Dating at Happy Hour” Jan. 27-Feb. 12. Friday and Saturday shows are at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m.
The show takes a look at love and all its forms, from a young couple building their relationship to an established couple that finds their marriage on the rocks, this play asks, indeed, if love is blind. The intertwined stories will keep the audience’s attention and the jokes will keep them laughing in this wonderfully fun comedy.
Written by Shaun Kempf and directed by Mark Myers, the play is best suited for ages 16 and older.
Tickets are $18 for groups of eight and larger, $20 for general reserved seating and $25 for premium seating (first and second rows). Lake Country Playhouse is located at 221 E. Capitol Drive in Hartland. For information and tickets, call 262-367-4697 or visit lakecountryplayhousewi.org.