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The Martial Artists and Acrobats of Tianjin will perform tonight at Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center.

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‘Superheroes: A Musical Comedy’

Time: 7 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.

Location: Lampost Theatre, 204 W. Seerley Blvd., Cedar Falls.

Details: Final weekend. Six diverse characters meet at a playground and discover they have one thing in common: An abandoned superhero cape has led each of them on a unique adventure. Now each of them needs the cape to finish what they started. As they vie for control of the cape, their stories unfold and collide in an intriguing production about life, love and our inability to save the day. Note: This show is not a dessert theater. All seats are general admission.

Tickets: $18; to order, go to www.lampost.com.

UNI volleyball vs. Southern Illinois/Missouri State

Time: 7 p.m. today and Saturday, respectively.

Location: McLeod Center, Cedar Falls.

Tickets: Call 273-4849 or go to www.unitix.uni.edu.

Panic Park haunted house

Time: 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. today and Saturday.

Location: Rotary Reserve, 5932 N. Union Road, Cedar Falls.

Details: Concessions on site.

Entry fee: $15.

Harris Haven Haunted House

Time: 7 p.m. to ? today, Saturday and 7 to 10 p.m. Sunday and Thursday.

Location: 3767 Lafayette Road, Evansdale.

Details: New this year is Ravenhurst Manor.

Admission: $25.

Heart of Darkness Haunted House

Time: 7 p.m. to midnight today and Saturday; 7-10 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday.

Location: 5111 Osage Road, Waterloo.

Details: Billed as Iowa’s ultimate horror show.

Admission: $20; admission Wednesday is $15.

The Martial Artists and Acrobats of Tianjin

Time: 7 p.m. today.

Location: Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, Cedar Falls.

Details: Show highlights award-winning acts from recent years.

Tickets: Prices start at $20; Buck-A-Kid show; to order, call 273-4849 or go to www.unitix.uni.edu.

‘A Wrinkle in Time’

Time: 7 p.m. today and 2 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Waterloo Center for the Arts, 225 Commercial St.

Details: Black Hawk Children’s Theatre production. It is a dark and stormy night when the eccentric Mrs. Whatsit visits Meg to take her through time and space in order to rescue her scientist father who disappeared two years ago. Meg, her gifted brother, Charles Wallace, and her friend Calvin go on an adventure that tests their strength, confidence and friendship.

Tickets: $10; to order, go to www.wcpbhct.org or call 291-4494.

Twentieth Century

Time: 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.

Location: Oster Regent Theatre, 103 Main St., Cedar Falls.

Details: Cedar Falls Community Theatre production. This fast-paced comedy, set on a passenger train from Chicago to New York in 1933, centers around ecomaniac theatre producer Oscar Jaffe, who will do anything, including lying and cheating, to get his ex-lover and temperamental actress Lily Garland to sign a contract for his latest play. Directing the show is Gary Baumgartner.

Tickets: $20 for adults and $10 for youths. To order, call 277-5283.

Fall Craft & Vendor Show

Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Falcon Civic Center, Independence.

Details: Handmade crafts and product vendors will be on hand.

Spoken 4 & Larry DeLawder as Barney Fife

Time: 7 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Riverview Conference Center, 429 N. Division St., Cedar Falls.

Details: Christian show with comedian from Branson, Mo.

Tickets: $20 for general admission; for more details, go to www.riverviewministries.com.

Wartburg Community Symphony

Time: 8 p.m. Saturday.

Location: Neumann Auditorium, Wartburg College, Waverly.

Details: Celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation with Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante, Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 5 “Reformation” and the world premier of Dr. Jacob Tews’ Reformation overture.

Tickets: $16.40 for adults and $6.50 for children; or to order, go to www.wartburg.edu/symphony.

Cemetery walk

Time: 2 p.m. Sunday.

Location: Hillside Cemetery, Lone Tree Road, Cedar Falls.

Details: Cedar Falls Historicial Society will present the event. Actors will share the stories of the Streeter family. Learn about early settlers. No pre-registration necessary.

Tickets: $5; available at the event.

Hearst Film Series

Time: 7 p.m. Tuesday/Thursday.

Location: Hearst Center for the Arts, 304 W. Seerley Blvd., Cedar Falls.

Details: The moviesto be shown are “The Dust Bowl: A Film by Ken Burns, Part 3” (Tuesday) and “The Grapes of Wrath” (Thursday).

Admission: Free.

UNI volleyball vs. Drake University

Time: 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Location: McLeod Center, Cedar Falls.

Details: Pink game.

Tickets: Call 273-4849 or go to www.unitix.uni.edu.

UNI Women’s Chorus and Varsity Men’s Glee Club

Time: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Location: Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, Cedar Falls.

Details: Under the direction of UNI School of Music faculty artists and conductors Amy Kotsonis and John Len Wiles, the UNI Women’s Chorus and Varsity Men’s Glee Club will offer a shared fall choral music concert.

Admission: Free.

Lions Club Book Sale

Time: Mall hours.

Location: Crossroads Center mall, Waterloo, first floor.

Details: Waterloo Lions Club holds a used book sale Oct. 19-22.

‘The Aliens’

Time: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and Thursday and 2 p.m. Sunday (shows also Oct. 27-29).

Location: Strayer-Wood Theatre, University of Northern Iowa campus, Cedar Falls.

Details: UNI Theater Department production. The lives of three young outsiders intersect in the grubby backyard of a Vermont coffeehouse. “The Aliens” is a delicate and subtly observed drama chronicling the characters’ struggles to survive, connect and find meaning in their lives.

Tickets: $21.75; or order, call 273-4849 or go to www.unitix.uni.edu.

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