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Columbus, IN 47201 United States

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November 2016
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In Union

November 16, 2016 - January 30, 2017
The Commons, 300 Washington Street
Columbus, IN 47201 United States
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The Columbus Museum of Art+Design is happy to present a new exhibition at The Commons. In Union will open Tuesday November 15, 2016 and continue through Monday, January 30, 2017. Details about a closing reception are to come at a later date. Through a convergence of materials, this series of vessels use a familiar vocabulary drawn from a legacy of makers and leads us into the unfamiliar, where materials embody idea and from becomes a question. In this body of…

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January 2017

First Fridays for Families

January 6, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Commons, 300 Washington Street
Columbus, IN 47201 United States
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Monkey See, Monkey Do Madcap Puppets There’s no business like monkey business! Max and Vinnie are expert zookeepers, but keeping the rascally monkeys from getting into trouble is easier said than done. When Mr. Cleaver, the zoo manager, decides to send one of the monkeys to another zoo, it’s time for their great escape! Go with the monkeys as they explore new exhibits at the zoo. Each one is a backdrop for exciting stories from around the world.

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$50.00

An Evening of Musical Comedy

January 27, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Commons, 300 Washington Street
Columbus, IN 47201 United States
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Ivy Tech Community College presents An Evening of Musical Comedy featuring, Dueling Pianos, on January 27, 2017 at The Commons, downtown Columbus .    

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February 2017

First Fridays for Families

February 3, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Commons, 300 Washington Street
Columbus, IN 47201 United States
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Aesop’s Fables Bright Star Touring Theater These 2600 year-old gems have never been this entertaining! Join our Elizabethan actors asthey stumble across the assembled crowd and decide to put on a showcase of their greatesthits. The result is a fast-paced, high-energy production that has literally left audiences shoutingfor more. From “The Fox and the Grapes” and “The Tortoise and the Hare” to “The Boy whoCried Wolf” and “The Lion and the Mouse” these animal-filled adventures focus on honesty,compassion, hard work…

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March 2017

First Fridays for Families

March 3, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Commons, 300 Washington Street
Columbus, IN 47201 United States
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Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun Stars within Reach Productions"Lucy, Lucy, eats stinky food that puts us all in a big, bad mood!” How can Ralph be so mean, Lucy wonders? Lucy is one of a kind, and Ralph loves to point that out. Lucy’s defining moment comes when Ralph truly needs her help. Because she knows what she stands for, Lucy has the courage to make the right choice. This tasty new musical, based on the award-winning book by…

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April 2017

First Fridays for Families

April 7, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Commons, 300 Washington Street
Columbus, IN 47201 United States
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Dancers Studio, Inc. presents the ballet “Alice in Wonderland.” Meet White Rabbit, Mad Hatter, March Hare and friendsas Alice takes a journey through Wonderland in a story told through dance.

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May 2017

First Fridays for Families

May 5, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Commons, 300 Washington Street
Columbus, IN 47201 United States
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Juggler Matt Jergens International gold medalist juggler Matt Jergens has been making audiences laugh for over twenty years. Whether he’s performing on five-star cruise lines, at countless fairs and festivals, or at special events across the country, he has thrilled and captivated audiences with his high-energy show. His show involves electrifying routines that showcase the talents of one the top jugglers around. He fills the stage with pins, rings, spinning plates, a tall unicycle, and a multitude of other unique…

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