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Things to do in Indianapolis, Jan. 26-Feb. 2, 2014

January 26, 2014 Leave a comment
Devour Downtown Winterfest

Devour Downtown Winterfest continues daily through Feb. 2.
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Things to do in Indianapolis
For the week of Jan. 26 to Feb. 2, 2014

  1. MON-SUN: 92nd Annual Indianapolis Home Show at the Indiana State Fairgrounds
  2. MON-SUN: ‘Devour Downtown’ Winterfest in Indianapolis
  3. FRI: 5th Annual Winter Nights Film Series at the Museum of Art
  4. FRI-SUN: Hearthside Supper at Conner Prairie Interactive History Park
  5. WED: ‘A Downton Abbey Evening’ at the Carmel Palladium
  6. SUN: College Men’s Basketball at Indiana University
  7. THU: Darius Rucker in Concert at the Allen County Coliseum
  8. THU, SAT: Indiana Pacers NBA Basketball at Bankers Life Fieldhouse
  9. THU: Indiana Ice USHL Ice Hockey at Pan Am Pavilion
  10. FRI-SUN: ‘Defending the Caveman’ at Theatre on the Square
  11. FRI-SUN: ‘The Color Purple’ at the Indianapolis Athenaeum Theatre
  12. FRI: Kenny Rogers in Concert at the Carmel Palladium
  13. MON-SUN: ‘Ice Age Giants: The Mystery of Mammoths and Mastodons’ at the State Museum
  14. SAT: Indy Winter Farmers Market at the Indianapolis City Market
  15. MON: ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ at the Embassy Theatre in Fort Wayne

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‘Defending the Caveman’ at Theatre on the Square

January 23, 2014 Leave a comment
Theatre on the Square

Theatre on the Square.

By Kelly Young
On behalf of Theatre on the Square
http://tots.org/

Theatre on the Square (TOTS), 627 Massachusetts Avenue, in the heart of Indy’s Arts and Theatre District, has partnered with producer Theater Mogul to bring Defending The Caveman to Indianapolis – a hilariously insightful play about the ways men and women relate. Beginning Thursday, January 23 at 8 p.m. Defending The Caveman will have Hoosier audiences roaring with laughter and recognition.

Defending The Caveman will open with half-price previews on January 23 and 24 ($15); and a VIP-invite only event January 25. Beginning Sunday, January 26, 2 p.m., the show will begin its regular run on TOTS Mainstage. Subsequent performances will be held Fridays, 8 p.m.; Saturdays at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.; and Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets are $30. For reservations and information phone the theatre Box Office at Call the Box Office at 317-685-8687 for tickets and information or www.tots.org.

Hoosier native Kevin Burke, a Las Vegas Entertainer of the Year, has starred in Defending The Caveman since 2003. As the star of the Vegas production, Kevin performed the show over 3,000 times, making Defending The Caveman the longest-running Broadway show in Las Vegas history.

Nothing short of phenomenal is what best describes Rob Becker’s comic-masterpiece, written over a 3 year period during which he made an informal study of anthropology, prehistoric behavior patterns, psychology, sociology and mythology. A peacemaker in the ongoing misunderstandings between men and women, the show has been seen, recommended and embraced by thousands of psychologists and counselors across the country.

In 1997, Defending The Caveman entered the record books as the longest running solo play in Broadway history. The New York Times called Defending The Caveman “a comic phenomenon.” The show continues to delight audiences all over the world currently on stages in numerous cities, in various languages, in over thirty countries and counting.

The outstanding success and popularity of this hilarious and masterful take on men and women in relationships is not surprising. It speaks to anyone who has ever been in a relationship with his or her own personal, lovable, if somewhat flawed, caveman.

For more information, visit http://www.tots.org/, or call 317-685-8687.

Editor’s Acknowledgement: Baise Communications.

Things to do in Indianapolis, Jan. 20-26, 2014

January 19, 2014 1 comment