Today in Music History
In 1976, the Eagles' Hotel California was released. It would spend eight weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard album chart and sell more than 16 million copies in the U.S.
Born This Day
Lee J. Cobb, 1911
Sammy Davis Jr., 1925
Flip Wilson, 1933
David Carradine, 1936
Jim Morrison, 1943
Gregg Allman, 1947
Sam Kinison, 1952
Kim Basinger, 1953
Teri Hatcher, 1964
Sinead O'Connor, 1966
Dominic Monaghan, 1976
WSO: Barenaked Ladies Hits and Holiday Songs
Centennial Concert Hall, 8 p.m.; tickets at Ticketmaster.
West End Cultural Centre, 7 p.m.; $29 at Ticketmaster.
Virtuosi Concerts: Kyung & Michael Kim
Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall, 8 p.m.; $15 an $33 at 204-786-9000.
A Classic Christmas Pageant.
Holy Trinity Church, 7 p.m.
Miracle on South Division Street
Continues to Dec. 15, at RMTC's John Hirsch Mainstage. Tickets start at $29 at 204-942-6537.
Le Cercle Molière, 8 p.m., 340 Provencher Blvd. Tickets $27 and $30.
Wind of a Thousand Tales
Presented by Merlyn Productions Ellice Cafe & Theatre, 7:30 p.m.; $7 & $10.
Norm Foster's Comedy Bedtime Stories
Presented by the Shoestring Players, 2 & 7:30 p.m. Forrest Nickerson Theatre, 285 Pembina Hwy. Tickets $15 at 204-475-6821 or at the door.
The Big Boom Theory
Celebrations Dinner Theatre, to Jan. 12, Canad Inn Fort Garry. Showtimes: 6:15 p.m.; $30.95 to $69.95 at 204-982-8282.
Out and about
Festival of Trees & Lights 2012
Ends tomorrow, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Manitoba Hydro Gallery 360 Portage Ave.
Christmas at the Taylors
Continues to Dec. 29, 6 to 10 p.m., 3001 Roblin Blvd.
Canad Inns Winter Wonderland
Continues to Jan. 5, 6-10 p.m., Red River Exhibition Park; $15 per vehicle up to seven passengers.
Ron James... Live!
Winnipeg Pantages Playhouse tonight and Brandon WestMan Centennial Auditorium on Sunday. Both shows at 8 p.m. Tickets $51 at 1-855-985-5000.
Outside Joke and Crumbs
International improv duo, 8 & 10:30 p.m. Gas Station Art Centre. Tickets $12 and $15.
Darryl Lenox, 9:15 p.m., $21 at 204-488-4520 or rumorscomedyclub.com
Alive (140 Bannatyne): Catie St. Germain
Arkadash (268 Portage): Cottonmouth
Big A (1975 Portage): The Revival
Brooklands Inn (8 Keewatin St.): Permission To Land
Canadiana Hotel (1400 Notre Dame): Leanne Pearson
Cavern (112 Osborne, downstairs): Anusphear and Potatoes
Cowboys (1034 Elizabeth): Damn Straight
Current Restaurant (75 Forks Market Rd.): Helen White
Highway 75 Blues and Sports Bar (Pembina Hotel): Frenz
Jaguars (Club Regent): Al Andrusco Band
Jeffrey's (1420 Henderson): Rockbox
Joe's Garage (Pandora Inn): One Eyed Jacks
Marion (393 Marion,): Marc Labossiere
Palm Room (Fort Garry Hotel): Rick Boughton
Palomino (1133 Portage): Loco Mojo
Pony Corral (Grant and Wilton): Mike and the Eastwood Gang
Prairie Ink (McNally Robinson, Grant Park Shopping Centre): Bob Watts Trio
Pyramid Cabaret (176 Fort): Harry Chan
Silver Spike (202 Bond): Jukebox Heroes
Tavern United (826 Regent): Marc Labossiere
The Corral (3740 Portage Ave.): The Clint Dutiaume Band
The Oak (826 Regent): The Blast Caps
Times Change(d) (Main & St. Mary Ave.): Dave Bidini, Smoke Box and James and The Giants
Upperdeck Sports Bar (McPhillips Station Casino): Rockalypso Trio
West Kildonan Legion (members and guests, 1740 Main St.): Maravells
Whiskey Dix (436 Main): Marc Labossiere
The Wood Tavern (Norwood Hotel): Mother Groove
Zoo (Osborne Village Inn): The Secrets with Jeremy Williamez