Ettison Clio – Local group Ettison Clio will play Mac’s Bar in Lansing, Feb. 10. Tickets to the 9:30 p.m. show are $6 for 21+ and $8 for 18+. For more information, check out www.ettisonclio.com.
Alliance of Defiance Tour – Headliner Otep, along with Candiria, American Headcharge and Autumn Offering, will play the Temple Club Feb. 11. Tickets for the 18+ show are $15 in advance and $18 – 20 at the door. For more information, visit www.templeclub.com.
The Western Wind – Acclaimed a cappella group The Western Wind comes to Wharton’s Pasant Theatre with an ode to Valentine’s Day. My Funny Valentine promises a night full of romantic songs Feb. 13. Tickets to the 3 p.m. performance are $26. For more information, check out www.whartoncenter.com.
MTV Real World Valentine Party – MJ and Sarah from The Real World Philadelphia will lead the V-Day party at the Temple Club Feb. 13. Doors open at 9 p.m. and tickets range from $10-15. For more information, check out www.templeclub.com.
[keane] Keane – Alternative crooners Keane will play the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor Feb. 16. Tickets for the 7:30 p.m. show are $21. For more information, check out www.ticketmaster.com.
Casionauts – The Casionauts are having their CD release party at Mac’s Bar Feb. 19. The 18+ show will also feature Books on Tape, Spit for Athena and The Demix. For more information, check out www.macsbar.com.
Toby Keith – Country star Toby Keith will take the stage with Ted Nugent Feb. 19 at the Breslin Center. Tickets for the 7:30 p.m. show range from $39.75-49.75. For more information, see www.breslincenter.com.
Make Believe – Chicago indie rockers Make Believe will play Mac’s Bar in Lansing Feb. 20. For more information on the band, check out Matt Flint’s article “Best You’ve Never Heard,” featured in the Feb. 10 issue of The Big Green.
The Hot Flashez – The fast-paced Hot Flashez will play the Flint Local 432 in Flint Feb. 25 with Mustard Plug and Pulse. For more information, check out http://hotflashez.com.
Michael Glabicki – The lead singer and man behind Rusted Root, Michael Glabicki will play the Temple Club Feb. 25. Doors open at 8 p.m. and tickets for the show, which also features LeGusta, range from $7-10. For more information, check out www.templeclub.com.
Masters of Illusion – This ongoing exhibit at Kresge Art Museum looks at 150 years of Trompe I’Oeil in America. The exhibit will be on display until March 20. For more information, check out Kresge online at www.artmuseum.msu.edu.
Concert Posters and Rock Art Show – Dennis Preston will exhibit his collection of over 30 posters from the late ‘60s and ‘70s bands that came through, or came to, the Lansing area. The exhibit will run through Feb. 27 at the Creole Gallery in Lansing’s Old Town. For more information, check out www.lansing.com/creolegallery.
Love Beauty Sorrow – Aaron Mitchell will display his artwork at the Otherwise Gallery in Old Town Lansing through Feb. 28. For more information, visit www.otherwisegallery.org.
Cupid’s Ball – The UAB hosts a Valentine’s Day bash with music, prizes and even a chocolate fountain. This free event will take place Feb. 12 in the International Center from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. Pick up tickets at the Union. For more information, check out www.hfs.msu.edu.
Dane Cook – Comedian Dane Cook takes the stage at the MSU Auditorium for one hilarious night Feb. 17. Tickets to the two performances, 7:30 and 10 p.m., range from $20-25. For more information, check out www.whartoncenter.com.
Memories of MSU – Beginning Feb. 20, the MSU Museum will exhibit a look into MSU over the past 150 years, in honor of its sesquicentennial. This exhibit will run for the entire year until Dec. 30. For more information, check out www.museum.msu.edu.
[suddenly] Suddenly Last Summer – The MSU Department of Theatre brings Tennessee Williams’ play to life Feb. 22-27. The performances will take place in the Auditorium Arena Theatre at 7:30 p.m. (2 p.m. Feb. 27). Tickets are $10. For more information, check out www.theatre.msu.edu.
Noises Off – A comedy, Noises Off follows the story of what goes on backstage during the tour of a sexual farce play. Noises Off will play at the Riverwalk Theatre Feb. 24 through March 6. For more information, check out http://riverwalktheatre.com.
The Story – This new production by the BoarsHead Theatre and Detroit’s Plowshares Theatre looks at what lengths a young reporter will go to for a story. Akin to Jayson Blair, this play explores truth and fiction against the backdrop of New York City. For more information, check out www.boarshead.org.
Celebration of the Arts – The UAB will host the annual Celebration of the Arts Feb. 25 in the Union from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. Local and student artists will be able to display and perform their art through a variety of mediums. For more information, check out www.hfs.msu.edu.