Today in Music History
IN 1968, Simon and Garfunkel's Mrs. Robinson was released. The future million-seller was taken from the soundtrack of The Graduate.
Born This Day
Jack Klugman, 1922
Casey Kasem, 1932
Kate Pierson, 1948
Ace Frehley, 1951
Sheena Easton, 1959
Michael Mahonen, 1964
Transistor 66 Rock & Roll Weekender 2
Park Theatre. Tickets $10 at Park Theatre, Music Trader, Into the Music.
MTS Centre. Canadian soul singer. With Carolyn Dawn Johnson. Tickets $33 to $71.50 at Ticketmaster.
Women in Blues Manitoba
West End Cultural Centre, 8 p.m. Tickets $22 at WECC, Music Trader, Into the Music.
Times Change(d), 10 p.m. Admission $15.
Spin Martini Bar, 8:30 p.m. Admission $15.
Next to Normal
Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre, continues to May 12. Tickets $28.35 to $78.75 at 942-6537, toll-free at 1-877-446-4500 or visit www.mtc.mb.ca.
Sarasvati Productions, 8 p.m. to May 13, Asper Centre for Theatre and Film, U of W. Tickets $12 and $18 at 586-2236.
Manitoba Theatre For Young People, 7 p.m. Shaw Performing Arts Centre. Tickets $14.50 at MTYP box office, at 942-8898.
Jail House Rock!
Celebrations Dinner Theatre, Canad Inns Fort Garry, 6:15 p.m. Tickets $28.95 to $64.95 at 982-8282.
Myq Kaplan, 7:45 and 10:30 p.m.; $15.
Out and About
The Daughter of the Regiment
Manitoba Opera, 8 p.m. Centennial Concert Hall. Tickets from $42 to $130 at 944-8824.
Charleswood Art Group
Presents its annual Springtide Art Show & Sale, St. Andrews River Heights United Church, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Canadiana Hotel (1400 Notre Dame Ave.) Mr. Meaners
Cavern (112 Osborne, downstairs): Gary Gach & The Banned
Club 3d (3317 Portage Ave. 837-1314): The Boom
Cowboys (1034 Elizabeth): Damn Straight
The Current Lounge (Inn At The Forks): Paul DeGurse
4Play Sports Bar (323 Portage Ave.): DJ St. Germain
Jaguars Dance Club (Club Regent): Descarga Latina
Jeffrey's (1420 Henderson): Rock Box
King's Head (120 King): Ten @2
Le Garage Cafe (166 Provencher): Xanadoods
The Loft Gastropub (774 Corydon Ave.): Walle Larsson
Marion (393 Marion): Big Slick
Mirrors Pub Club (1975 Portage): Juke Box Heroes
Nicolett (632 Lafleche): Renegades
Palm Room (Fort Garry Hotel): Merv Mauthe
Palomino (1133 Portage): The Blast Caps
Park Theatre (698 Osborne): Transistor 66 Anniversary party with Bloodshot Bill, The Angry Dragons, The Thrashers and The Gunness
Pony Corral (Grant Park at Wilton): Mike and the Eastwood Gang
Pop Soda's Coffeehouse & Gallery (625 Portage Ave.): Katelyn Dawn
Prairie Ink McNally Robinson (Grant Park Shopping Centre): DB Blues
The Ranch Saloon (1931 Pembina Hwy.): Leanne Pearson
Rockwood Anavets Unit 303 (341 Wilton St.): Dominos
Royal George Hotel (123 Regent Ave.): Chris Bigford
Silver Spike (202 Bond): Electric Angel
Tavern United (MTS Centre): Nenah Barkley
Tavern United (826 Regent): Marc Labossiere
Times change(d) (Main & St. Mary Ave.): Garrett Mason and Keith Hallett
The Wood Tavern (Norwood Hotel): Moneyfinger
Whiskey Dix (436 Main): Pop The Trunk
X-Cues (551 Sargent Ave.): Open jam