Week in Entertainment in Surprise

5/16 WEDNESDAY

KARAOKE: Every Wednesday from 8 to 11 p.m. at Rumors Sports Bar, 16846 W. Bell Road, Suite 100.

LIVE MUSIC: Rolf Benson performs at noon at Birt’s Bistro, 16752 N. Greasewood St.

5/17 THURSDAY

LIVE MUSIC: Ken Frerichs performs at noon at Birt’s Bistro, 16752 N. Greasewood St.

5/18 FRIDAY

SHOW: Cimarron Nightclub presents Manhattan Dolls 7 p.m. at the Sonoran Plaza Ballroom, 19789 N. Remington Drive. Another show takes place at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 19. Cost is $20 per person. Call 623-583-4406 for more information.

POETRY: WHAM hosts a Poetry Slam 6-8 p.m. at 16560 N. Dysart Road. This free event features open mic night for poetry, free verse and storytelling.

BLUES ROCK: The John Leo Group performs 5 p.m. at Birt’s Bistro, 16752 N. Greasewood St.

LIVE SHOW: The CheekTones perform 8:30 p.m. at Irish Wolfhound Restaurant and Pub, 16811 Litchfield Road, No. 104.

LIVE MUSIC: Steve Klassen performs noon at Birt’s Bistro, 16752 N. Greasewood St.

AUTHOR SIGNING: Local author Sylvia Nobel signs books from her award-winning Kendell O’Dell novels from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 13719 W. Bell Road.

5/19 SATURDAY

LIVE SHOW: Faded Jeans performs 9 p.m. at Irish Wolfhound Restaurant and Pub, 16811 Litchfield Road, No. 104.

5/20 SUNDAY

LIVE SHOW: Copper Sunrise performs 3 p.m. at Irish Wolfhound Restaurant and Pub, 16811 Litchfield Road, No. 104.

5/21 MONDAY

CASINO TRIP: A trip to Vee Quiva Casino starts 8:30 a.m. when participants are picked up at the Surprise Senior Center Gathering Room, 15832 N. Hollyhock St. The bus returns to the Senior Center around 4:30 p.m. Cost is $15 per participant, who will receive $15 in slot play, $10 off bingo, and a $5 food voucher. Call 623-222-1500 for information.

LIVE MUSIC: Masato Tachi performs at noon at Birt’s Bistro, 16752 N. Greasewood St.

5/22 TUESDAY

TRIVIA: DJ Trivia goes 7-8:30 p.m. at Booty’s Wings, Burgers & Beer, 15557 W. Bell Road.

LIVE SHOW: Blaine Long performs 5 p.m. at Irish Wolfhound Restaurant and Pub, 16811 Litchfield Road, No. 104.

LIVE MUSIC: Kent Schmitt performs at noon at Birt’s Bistro, 16752 N. Greasewood St.

5/23 WEDNESDAY

EXHIBIT: View the Contemporary Women Artists exhibit at the WHAM Gallery at the WHAM Community Art Center, 16560 N. Dysart Road, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., every Tuesday-Saturday through May 30.



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