March 

March 1 to 31—“Women Who Made a Difference in Human History” exhibit, Peoria Public Library
March 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, and 29—comedians, Brewster’s Comedy Club 
Through March 4—”Elvis Meets Einstein,” Lakeview Museum
Through March 2—Anything Goes, Illinois Central College
Through March 2—Cash On Delivery, Conklin’s Barn II
March 2 to April 27—“Selected Works from Normal Editions Workshop and the ISU Galleries Collections,” Contemporary Art Center
Through March 3—The Striker, Illinois State University
March 6—“Current Trends in Creative Media” lecture, Bradley University
March 6 to April 19—Dedicated to the End, Conklin’s Barn II
March 7 to 9—Winterlude, Eastlight Theatre
March 7 to 16—The Laramie Project, Corn Stock Lab Theatre
March 8—Peoria Ballet presents The Firebird, Civic Center
March 8—Writer’s Live program featuring local author Tom Laird, Lakeview library
March 8—Forest Park Nature Center Concert Series
March 8—Verid’s Il Trovatore, Sangamon Auditorium
Through March 9—A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Bradley University
March 9—Prairie Wind Ensemble, ICC
March 11—“J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Two Towers: From Fiction to Film,” Lakeview Museum
March 13—Fine Arts Society Lecture, Lakeview Museum
March 14—Live at the Five Spot: Blues with The Shucktones, Contemporary Art Center
March 14—An Irish Immigrant’s Tale, ICC
March 14 to 23—Greater Tuna, Peoria Players Theatre
March 15 to 17—24th Annual Irish Revue: The Tradition Continues, Chateau on the Lake
March 18—ICC Jazz Band, Performing Arts Center
March 18—The Little Engine That Could, Civic Center
March 20—Peoria Historical Society Lecture, Lakeview Museum
March 22—“The First Slave Freed by Abraham Lincoln: Nance Costley of Pekin, IL,” Peoria Public Library
March 22 and 23—Blast II Shockwave, Civic Center
March 22—Little Red Devils student improvisational troupe, Eureka College
March 22—ICC Choirs Concert, Performing Arts Center
Through March 23—The Glass Menagerie, Apollo Professional Theatre
March 27—Musicians in the Museum, Lakeview Museum
March 28—Live at the Five Spot: Jazz with the Kevin Hart Sextet, Contemporary Art Center
March 28 and 29—Illinois Art League Spring Art Show and Sale, Civic Center
March 29—Peoria Symphony presents “New World Sounds,” Civic Center
March 29—Peoria International Film Group presents The Celebration, Peoria Players Theatre
Through March 31—Collection of prints and drawings, Peoria Art Guild

April 

April 4 to 13—The Complete History of America (abridged), ICC
April 11 to 19—Pump Boys and Dinettes, Eastlight Theatre
April 12—Peoria Symphony presents “Bravo! Big Bands,” Civic Center
April 23 to 27—Picasso at the Lapin Agile, Bradley University