Night & Day diversions- May 29, 2018

Annie played by Zionsville Claire Kaufman gives her dog Sandy a hug (Submitted photo)

“Annie,” Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, Indianapolis

The musical follows Little Orphan Annie in 1930s New York City. Famous songs include “Tomorrow,” “Hard Knock Life,” and “Maybe.”

8 p.m., May 31, June 1, 2, 5 and 1:30 and 7 p.m. June 3

Cost: $44-$69 (includes buffet dinner). Discount of $10 for children ages 3-15

More:, 317-872-9664.


Kenny Chesney, Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center, Noblesville

Country music singer Kenny Chesney makes his Indianapolis area stop during his “Trip Around the Sun Tour.”

7:30 p.m., May 31

Cost: $33 to $133.


“Singin’ in the Rain,” Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, Indianapolis

This production of the popular musical features audience favorites Timothy Ford and Sarah Hund, who return to reprise their roles as Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont.

1:30 p.m. May 26.

Cost: $44-$69 (includes buffet dinner).

More:, 317-872-9664.


“Million Dollar Quartet,” Actors Theatre of Indiana, the Studio Theater, the Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

Actors Theatre of Indiana brings back this musical, which was a popular hit for ATI during the 2016-17 season. The show features an impromptu jam session with Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis in 1956.

7:30 p.m. June 1, 2 and 2 p.m. June 3

Cost: $20 to $45.



“An Evening with Straight No Chaser,” the Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

Founded at Indiana University, Straight No Chaser has become one of the top male a cappella groups in the world.

8 p.m. June 1

Cost: $99.50.



“Mozart’s Requiem,” the Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel.

Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra presents “Mozart’s Requiem” in the 2017-18 final concert. Music director Krztsztof Urbanski and special guests explore the haunting “Requiem,” Mozart’s final work.

3 p.m. June 3

Cost: $10 to $25.



“Picnic,” Westfield Playhouse, 1836 W. Ind. 32, Westfield

Main Street Productions presents William Inge’s 1953 Pulitzer Prize-winning play of a love story. Jen Otterman returns to direct the play after previously directing the production at Westfield Playhouse in 2016.

7:30 p.m. June 1, 2

Cost: $12 to $14.



“G2 in Concert” and “Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre Academy Showcase,” The Academy of Gregory Hancock Academy, 329 Gradle Dr., Carmel

As part of 20th anniversary season, GHDT presents an all-student production, “G2 in Concert,” and “Academy Showcase.”

“G2 in Concert”: 7 p.m. June 1, 3 p.m.

“GHDT Academy Showcase”: 7 p.m. June 2, 3 p.m. June 3

Cost: Call 317-844-2660 or email [email protected]


“Kurt Vonnegut’s God Bless You Mr. Rosewater,” Phoenix Theatre, 705 N. Illinois St., Indianapolis

A musical based on Indianapolis native Kurt Vonnegut’s book of Eliot Rosewater wanting to give his millions away to the problematic citizens of Rosewater County, Indiana.

8 p.m. May 26, June 1, 2 and 2 p.m. May 27 and June 3

Cost: $24 to $39.



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