Night & Day diversions – January 15, 2019


“Every Brilliant Thing,” Indiana Repertory Theatre, Indianapolis

Marcus Truschinski stars in the one-man play by Duncan Macmillan and Jonny Donahoe.

7:30 p.m. Jan. 17, 18; 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Jan. 19; 2 p.m. Jan. 20

Cost: $21 to $78


David Schmittou and Sarah Hund play Vernon and Sonia, a composer and quirky lyricist, in Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre’s production of “They’re Playing Our Song.” (Submitted photo)

“They’re Playing Our Song,” Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, Indianapolis

Neil Simon and Marvin Hamlisch’s romantic musical is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year.

8 p.m. Jan. 15, 17, 18, 19, 22; 1 p.m. Jan. 16; 1:30 p.m.  and 7 p.m. Jan. 20

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

More:, 317-872-9664


“Salute to Heroes,” Carmel Symphony Orchestra, the Palladium, the Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

Pedcor & Friends present “Salute to Heroes” with the Carmel Symphony Orchestra. The concert features patriotic songs by The Wright Brothers, Jennie DeVoe, the Indiana University Singing Hoosiers, the Ball State Dancers, Actors Theatre of Indiana co-founders Don Farrell and Cynthia Collins and Judy Fitzgerald. Farrell serves as emcee.

7:30 p.m. Jan. 17

Cost: $5 (youth) to $50 (first responders, active military personnel and veterans receive half-off)



ShooBeeLoo Music, Peanut Butter & Jam Series, the Palladium, the Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

ShooBeeLoo Music Show presents folk classics, children’s favorites and a few original songs designed for ages 1-7.

10:30 a.m. Jan. 19

Cost: $10 per child (with two free adult admissions included)