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March 7, 2014

Editor's Picks

1) Country concert

Country crooner Frankie Ballard performs at 8 Seconds Saloon in Indianapolis tonight.

Ballard will bring his top-15 hit "Helluva Life" to the stage. "Helluva Life" is the opener from Sunshine & Whiskey, an album that announces Ballard as one of the genre's most nuanced singers and writers, someone whose long road history and wide musical taste add substance to his obvious surface appeal.

Tickets to the show range from $7.75 to $13.75. The show starts at 6 p.m.

2) Love and the afterlife

You’ve probably seen the Academy Award nominated 1990 film Ghost starring Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore about love and the afterlife.

In case you can’t remember, it’s the film that made the potter’s wheel the most romantic its ever been, in a hot and heavy scene between Swayze and Moore set to The Righteous Brothers' Unchained Melody. In case you missed this ‘90s classic or in case it’s your favorite movie of all time, it’s time to see the enchanted tale come to life in Ghost The Musical .

The musical comes to Indianapolis' Old National Centre at 8 p.m. tonight. Tickets range in price from $28 to $109.

3) Cinderella comes to life

The Anderson Young Ballet Theatre presents Cinderella at 7:30 p.m. tonight and Saturday at Paramount Theatre Centre and Ballroom.

Tickets are available at the Paramount box office or at andersonparamount.org. Tickets range in price from $10 to $15.

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