VOL. 121 | NO. 248 | Tuesday, December 26, 2006
The Daddy Mack Blues Band performs Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Center for Southern Folklore Store, 123 S. Main St. The Memphis blues band will perform songs from its latest album, "Bluestones." For more information, call 525-3655.
The Peabody's Capriccio Grill hosts a New Year's Eve dinner Dec. 31 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 149 Union Ave. The restaurant will offer a celebratory four-course dinner menu along with its regular menu of traditional Italian dishes. Cost is $89.95 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Call 529-4199 for reservations.
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra (MSO) and soprano Joanna Mongiardo present a romantic waltz Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Ballroom dancers from the Gallery Ballroom will demonstrate the waltz before the concert and join guests afterward to show them how to waltz. The musical program was designed with the Old World romance of New Year's in mind. The work of composers Johann Strauss, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Gioacchino Antonio Rossini will be featured. Tickets cost $60. Call the MSO box office at 537-2525 or visit the office at 585 S. Mendenhall Road for tickets.
The Germantown Performing Arts Centre presents "Swan Lake" with the Moscow Festival Ballet Jan. 3 at 7 p.m. at 1801 Exeter Road. Single tickets range from $30-$50, plus a handling fee. Call 751-7500 or visit www.gpacweb.com for ticket information.
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra presents "Elvis Birthday Pops" Jan. 6 at 8 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Call 537-2525 or visit 585 S. Mendenhall Rd. for tickets.