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N EWS L EADER § N EWS - LEADER . COM 4.24.2014 Weekend 11 “Shrek, The Musical,” presented by Springfield Little Theatre, 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday (continues through Sunday), Landers Theatre, 311E. Walnut S t. Starring Lloyd Holt as Shrek and Jenna Murphy as Princess Fiona. Rated G. Tickets: $28; $25 for ages 62 and older, students and military; $15 for ages 14 and younger. 417-869-1334; springfieldlittletheatre.org Ozark: “The End Came in Spring,” presented by Stained Glass Theatre, 1996 Evangel St. Performances continue: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 2:30 p.m. Saturday through May 24. Tickets: $10, $11day of performance; and $8, $9 day of performance for ages 2-12; $8 for groups of 15 or more. 417-5819 192; sgtheatre.com 27 SUNDAY DANCE Spring Dance Concert, presented by Missouri State University department of theater and dance, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Craig Hall Coger Theatre, 1147 E. Grand St., campus of MSU. Tickets: $14; $12 for students and seniors; $8 advance with a Bear Pass card. 417-836-4644; missouristatetix.com EVENTS Bingo, 1p.m. Sunday, doors at 11a.m., American Legion Post 69, 149 Memorial Plaza. 417-8626641 Parks Play Day, 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Nathanel Greene/Close Memorial Park, 2400 S. Scenic Ave. Enjoy a family fitness extravaganza for all ages. Admission: $10. 417-864-1049; parkboard.org Screening of SATO48 films, Friday-Sunday,Moxie Cinema, 305 S. Campbell Ave., Suite 101. Films made during the SATO 48-hour film challenge will be s creened in groups of nine-10. T ickets: $6 per film group. Info: sato48.com Show Me Gourd Society’s 2014 Gourd Art Festival, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Ozark Empire Fairgrounds E-Plex, 3001 N. Grant Ave. Admission: $5; FREE for ages 11and younger. 417-839-9241; showmegourdsociety.com Spring into Summer Fun , 1:30-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Doling Museum, 301E. Talmage St. Tour the museum; enjoy games in the courtyard. Bring a Coke product can and receive a free can of p op (one per person). Bring your lawn chairs. FREE ; donation appreciated. 417-837-5108 MUSIC Springfield Youth Symphony Concert, 3 p.m. Sunday, Glendale High School Auditorium, 2727 S. Ingram Mill Road. Tickets $5; free for students in grade 12 and younger. 417-818-8255; springfieldyouthsymphony.com Branson: Grain Valley High School Jazz Band Performance , 12:05 p.m., Branson Landing, 100 Branson Landing. FREE 417-239-3002 THEATER “The Threepenny Opera,” 2 p.m. Sunday, continues through May 10, Springfield Contemporary Theatre, 431S. Jefferson Ave., Suite 136. Tickets: $23 opening weekend; $10 student rush, cash only; then $28, $25 for ages 55 and older and students. 417-831-8001; springfield contemporarytheatre.org “Shrek, The Musical,” present- ed by Springfield Little Theatre, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Landers Theatre, 311E. Walnut St. Starring Lloyd Holt as Shrek and Jenna Murphy as Princess Fiona. Rated G . Tickets: $28; $25 for ages 62 and older, students and military; $15 for ages 14 and younger. 417-869-1334; springfieldlittle theatre.org 28 MONDAY EVENTS Author Signing: “American Saint: The Life of Elizabeth Seton” by Joan Barthel, 6 p.m. Monday, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 3055 S. Glenstone Ave. FREE 417-885-0026. Potting Shed University , 6:30 p .m.-7:30 p.m. Mondays, Nathaniel Greene Botanical Center, 2400 S. Scenic Ave. Classes $5 per person per class. 417-413-4834; http://mggreene.org/events/ potting-shed-university-march- april-may/ MUSIC Full Throttle Band, 7-9:30 p.m. Monday, South Side Senior Center, 2215 S. Fremont Ave. Doors at 6:30 p.m. Admission $4. Voice Guest Artist Recital, 7:30 p.m. Monday, Ellis Recital Hall, campus of MSU, 901S. National Ave. FREE 417-836-6011 29 TUESDAY DANCE Nixa: Live Band Dance, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nixa Senior Center, 404 S. Main St. Cover charge. 417725-2322 EVENTS Friends of the Library Spring 2014 Book Sale , Remington’s, 1655 W. Republic Road. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday; continues through May 4. Info: friends@thelibrary.org Make-and-Take Storytime, 10 a .m. Tuesday Brentwood Branch Library, 2214 Brentwood Blvd., age 6 and younger. FREE ; registration required. 417-883-1974; thelibrary.org Springfield Cardinals vs. Northwest Arkansas, 7:10 p.m. Tuesday, Hammons Field, 955 E. Trafficway St. Tickets $6-$46. 417-863-0395; springfield cardinals.com “Yellow Is My Color Star Storytime,” 10 a.m. Tuesday, Barnes & Noble, 3055 S. Glenstone Ave. FREE 417-885-0026 MUSIC Jazz Symposium I and II Concert, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Ellis Recital Hall, campus of MSU, 901 S. National Ave. FREE 417-8366739 30 WEDNESDAY EVENTS Bird Chorus, 2-3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Springfield Conservation Nature Center, 4601S. Nature Center Way. Learn how to identify some of the spring migrants through sight and by s ong during this indoor and o utdoor program. Ages 7 and older. FREE ; registration required. 417-888-4237 On the Appalachian Trail with Marcus Ross, 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, Midtown Carnegie Branch Library, 397 E. Central St. Adults. Ross will share photographs and stories of his 2013 hike. FREE 417-862-0135; thelibrary.org SeeGUIDE,Page12 So captivating, you’: linger past midnight. Photo courtesy of Ikenroth Images Friday, May C A:GB PM Saturday, May G C PM & A:GB PM Sunday, May E C PM $DC-$DF TIX 86F-DGGE landerstheatre.org M ay 2-4, 2014 Landers Theatre

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