Today in Music History
In 1961, Shop Around by the Miracles became the first million-seller for Motown Records.
Born This Day
Charles Darwin, 1809
Lorne Greene, 1915
Ray Manzarek, 1935
Michael Ironside, 1950
Michael McDonald, 1952
Arsenio Hall, 1955
Josh Brolin, 1968
Chynna Phillips, 1968
Christina Ricci, 1980
Sarah Lancaster, 1980
The Rembrandt String Quartet
Music 'N' Mavens, Rady JCC, 2 p.m.; $6 Rady members $10 non-members.
Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre, to March 2. Tickets start at $29; info at www.mtc.mb.ca or 204-942-6537.
Asper Centre for Theatre and Film, University of Winnipeg, 8 p.m.; free with reservations at 204-786-9152.
23rd Annual First Steps Choreographic Competition
To Feb. 15, RWB building, 7:30 p.m., silver collection.
Phil Hanley, to Feb. 23, 8 p.m., $12 at 204-488-4520 or rumorscomedyclub.com.
Cavern (112 Osborne, downstairs): Soul Nite w/ Dr. Hotbottom & The Soul Rx
Ed Cactus Lounge (691 Corydon Ave.): The New Faves
Five Fifty Five (555 South Osborne): Pop Tart with DJ Blimey Boy and Johnny Lektrik
King's Head (120 King): Comedy improv
Le Garage Cafe (166 Provencher): Open mike
Royal George Hotel (123 Regent): Transcona Troubadours
Silver Heights Restaurant (2169 Portage): Curtis Newton Band
Windsor Hotel (187 Garry): Tim Butler