RRT to perform Dolly Parton musical ‘9 To 5’: Robidoux Resident Theatre will bring the classic Dolly Parton musical to life at the Missouri Theater. Based on the 1980 movie of the same name, the RRT production, which will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 20 and 21, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, follows three female co-workers who construct a plan to get even with the sexist, egotistical, lying, bigot of a boss. It stars Daisy Frisch, Jenny Grechus, Mikaela Sons and Chuck Hazelwood. Tickets are $11 to $31.
St. Joseph Community Chorus to perform on Sunday at Missouri Western: The St. Joseph Community Chorus will kick off its 2017-18 season with an inspiring concert. Titled “An Unclouded Day,” the group will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, at the Missouri Western Fulkerson Center, 4525 Downs Drive. Tickets are $5 to $14 and available by calling 816-390-0315 or visiting stjoechorus.org.
‘Zombie Drive-In’ to celebrate 10-year anniversary at First Ward House: 10 years ago, The Film Alliance of the Midland Empire got some of St. Joseph’s community staples such as former Mayor Ken Shearin, Gregg & BJ, boxer Rob Calloway and film critic Bob Shultz dressing up as zombies for a “War of the Worlds”-type film called “Zombie Drive-In.” Screened at the now-defunct Horseshoe Drive-In, the film ended with the walking dead attacking the car to a Cranberries parody version of the song “Zombie.” To celebrate the anniversary, some of the former “zombies” will gather to screen the film at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, at the First Ward House, 2101 St. Joseph Ave. Admission is free.
In theaters: There’s more spooky hijinks afoot in “Tyler Perry’s Boo 2!: A Madea Halloween.” Michael Fassbender is a detective investigating the disappearance of a woman whose pink scarf is found wrapped around an ominous-looking snowman in “The Snowman.” Gerard Butler faces a race against the clock to uncover the real threat before a worldwide geostorm wipes out everything in “Geostorm.” Josh Brolin, Miles Teller and Jeff Bridges are firefighters risking their lives to protect a town in “Only The Brave.”
National Wrasslin’ League returns to St. Joseph: The NWL wants people to believe in wrestling again and is looking to get St. Joseph in on the action as it brings its latest event to the St. Joseph Army National Guard, 301 N. Woodbine Road, at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20. Wrestlers will include Dak Draper, Maverick, Jack Foster and Anthony Gutierrez in the main event, as well as many others. Tickets are $10 to $40. It is a family-friendly event.
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