Nobodies of Comedy
Saturday, November 29, 8 p.m.

Everyone laughed so hard last year that we’re doing it again Thanksgiving weekend – with an all new lineup of comics! We’ve scoured the country for the funniest and most outrageous comics we’ve ever seen and guess what… you’ve never even heard of them! More…

 

Kathy Mattea: Songs and the Season
Sunday, December 14, 4 p.m.

Kathy Mattea, known for her Top 20 country radio hits “Where’ve You Been?” and “Eighteen Wheels and a Dozen Roses,” will add a new layer of artistic and spiritual growth to the long tradition of holiday music with her Songs and the Season program More…

 

The Russian National Ballet Theatre Presents Don Quixote
Saturday, January 10, 4 p.m.

Based on an episode from Miguel de Cervantes’ famous novel, Don Quixote de la Mancha, the story follows its title hero, a middle-aged country gentleman absorbed with tales of chivalry, who sets out to defend virtue and punish those who violate the code of honor. More…

 

Jim Belushi and the Board of Comedy
Thursday, February 5, 7:30 p.m.

With more than thirty years of experience and an alumnus of Saturday Night Live and Chicago’s famed Second City, Jim Belushi is now bringing to the stage an improvised comedy sketch show featuring members of the Board of Comedy. More…

 

The Very Hungry Caterpillar and other Eric Carle Favorites
Saturday, February 14, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favorites includes the story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar’s metamorphosis into a beautiful butterfly, the fanciful account of Little Cloud’s travels through the sky, and The Mixed Up Chameleon’s discovery of his own unique nature. More…

 

RAIN: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES
Thursday, February 26, 7 p.m.

RAIN: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES is a live multi-media spectacular that takes you on a musical journey through the life and times of the world’s most celebrated band. More…

 

Mark Twain’s A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court
Saturday, March 14, 8 p.m.

The Acting Company, the country’s premiere touring theater group, returns to the Mainstage with an all-new production. More…

 

WILD KRATTS LIVE!
Saturday, April 25, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

A PBS Kids favorite is coming to the Mendel Center Mainstage! Animated Kratt Brothers, Martin and Chris, come to “real life” in a classic Wild Kratts story. More…