Night & Day diversions – October 22, 2019


“Little Shop of Horrors,” Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, Indianapolis

The musical focuses on Seymour, a hapless florist shop worker, who raises a plant that feeds on humans.

8 p.m. Oct. 22, 24-26, 29; 1 p.m. Oct. 23; 1:30 and 7 p.m. Oct. 27

Cost: $45 to $70 (includes buffet dinner). A $6 ticket discount is available for ages 3-15.

More:, 317-872-9664


Trisha Yearwood: “Every Girl on Tour,” the Palladium, Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

Country star Trisha Yearwood is on her first solo tour in five years and released her first full-length country album in more than a decade.

7:30 p.m. Oct. 24

Cost: $32 (students) to $125



“The Seven Deadly Sins and Other Tales,” Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre, the Tarkington, Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre will debut “La Llorna,” along with return of “The Seven Deadly Sins,” “The Remaining” and “Salome.”

7 p.m. Oct. 25-26

Cost: $40 (students) to $45



“Alabama Story,” Actors Theatre of Indiana, The Studio Theater, the Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

The story of a librarian who tried to keep a children’s picture book, “The Rabbits’ Wedding,” about a black rabbit and white rabbit marrying, from being banned in Alabama in 1959.  A state senator views the book as promoting interracial marriage and integration.

7:30 p.m. Oct. 25; 2 and 7:30 Oct. 26; 2 p.m. Oct. 27

Cost: $20 (students) to $45



“The Four Italian Tenors: Viva Italia,” the Palladium, Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

The Four Italian Tenors – Alessandro D’Acrissa, Giovanni Maria Palmia, Frederico Parisi and Frederico Serra – pay tribute to legendary predecessors Enrico Caruso, Mario Lanza, Luciano Pavarotti and Andrea Bocelli.

8 p.m. Oct. 25

Cost: $15 (student) to $85



“Legacy Reunion: Reunited Former Members of Earth, Wind & Fire,” the Palladium, Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

Former members of Earth, Wind & Fire reunite to perform hits from their five-decade career.

7:30 p.m. Oct. 26

Cost: $15 to $85



“Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner,” Carmel Community Players, The Cat, 254 Veterans Way, Carmel

This play is adapted from the 1967 movie, which deals with Joanna Drayton bringing her black fiancé home to meet with her white parents, who perceive themselves as progressives.

7:30 p.m. Oct. 24-26; 2:30 p.m. Oct. 27

Cost: $15 (students) to $17