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NEW SHOWS

“Rock of Ages”: Jan. 26; Murat Theatre at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $55, $47.50, $32.50; www.ticketmaster.com. On sale at 10 a.m. today.

Pentatonix: Feb. 9; Egyptian Room at Old National Centre; Indianapolis; $25 general admission; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com. On sale at 10 a.m. today.

“I Love Lucy”: National tour; Feb. 11 to 16; Murat Theatre at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $47.50, $37.50, $32.50, $25; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com. On sale at 10 a.m. today.

Paul Simon and Sting: Feb. 25; United Center, Chicago; tickets, www.livenation.com. On sale at 10 a.m. CST (11 a.m. Fort Wayne time) Tuesday.

INDIANAPOLIS AREA

“Les Miserables”: Daily through Nov. 24; Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, Indianapolis; $62.50 to $37.50, includes buffet; 317-872-9664 or www.beefandboards.com.

Datsik: Also Funtcase and Protohype; today; Egyptian Room at Old National Centre; Indianapolis; $25, $20 advance, $30 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

John Lithgow: Saturday; Clowes Memorial Hall, Butler University, Indianapolis; tickets start at $40; 317-940-9697.

Amos Lee: Saturday; Murat Theatre at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $45, $39.50, $29.50, $25; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

“Wicked”: Theater; Wednesday to Dec. 1; Murat Theatre at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; tickets, www.ticketmaster.com.

Krewella: Thursday; Egyptian Room at Old National Centre; Indianapolis; $23.50 advance, $27 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Bela Fleck and Brooklyn Rider: Nov. 15; Clowes Memorial Hall, Butler University, Indianapolis; tickets start at $35; 317-940-9697.

Fitz and the Tantrums: Nov. 16; Egyptian Room at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $25 advance, $29 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Selena Gomez: Nov. 19; Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Pink: Nov. 21; Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis; 1-800-745-3000.

Chance the Rapper: Dec. 4; Deluxe at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $25; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

MiMOSA: Dec. 5; Deluxe at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $20; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Impractical Jokers: Dec. 7; Egyptian Room at Old National Centre; Indianapolis; $35; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Max and Ruby Nutcracker Suite: Dec. 8; Murat Theatre at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $30; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Justin Timberlake: Dec. 11; Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Kip Moore: Dec. 12; Egyptian Room at Old National Centre; Indianapolis; $22.50 advance, $25 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Trans-Siberian Orchestra: “The Lost Christmas Eve”; Dec. 12; Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis; $70, $60, $50, $40, $33.50; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

The Cult: Dec. 14; Egyptian Room at Old National Centre; Indianapolis; $27.50 advance, $30 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Mannheim Steamroller: Dec. 20; Murat Theatre at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $67, $57, $42; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Straight No Chaser: Dec. 21 and 22; Murat Theatre at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $42.50, $22.50 reserved; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Led Zeppelin 2: Dec. 29; Deluxe at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $15 advance, $20 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Blackberry Smoke: With Delta Saints; Jan. 24; Egyptian Room at Old National Centre; Indianapolis; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Savoy: Jan. 30; Deluxe at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $15 advance, $20 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Dark Star Orchestra: Feb. 7; Egyptian Room at Old National Centre; Indianapolis; $23.50 advance, $25 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Ron White: Feb. 22; Murat Theatre at Old National Centre, Indianapolis; $58.75, $48.75; 1-800-745-3000 or livenation.com.

PFX, The Pink Floyd Experience: March 9; Egyptian Room at Old National Centre; Indianapolis; $25 general admission, reserved, $35 advance, $40 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Demi Lovato: March 30; Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

CHICAGO AREA

Jonny Lang: Today; House of Blues, Chicago; $42.50 advance general admission, $45 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Maze featuring Frankie Beverly: Nov. 15; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $80, $60; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Dir En Grey: Nov. 16; House of Blues, Chicago; $27.50 advance, $30 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Abbamania: Nov. 17; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $40, $30; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Morbid Angel: Nov. 17; House of Blues, Chicago; $23 advance, $25 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Pink: Nov. 20; Allstate Arena, Chicago; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Selena Gomez: Nov. 22; Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Ill.; 1-800-745-3000 or livenation.com.

The Avett Brothers: Nov. 22; UIC Pavilion, Chicago; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Paramore: Also Metric and Hellogoodbye; Nov. 24; UIC Pavilion, Chicago; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Jake Miller: Nov. 24; House of Blues, Chicago; $25 advanced, $28 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

The Oak Ridge Boys: Nov. 24; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $49, $39; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Elton John: Nov. 30; Allstate Arena, Chicago; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Jeffrey Osborne and Rachelle Ferrell: Nov. 30; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $70, $60; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Dave Koz: Also Oleta Adams, Jonathan Butler and Keiko Matsui; Dec. 7; The Chicago Theatre, Chicago; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Doo-Wop Yule Pop: Featuring The Vogues, The Spaniels, The Reflections, The Volumes, The Edsels, The Shades of Blue, Stormy Weather, Blue Suede Orchestra: Dec. 8; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $75, $55, $35; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

The Night We Stole Christmas 2013: Featuring Thirty Seconds to Mars, Queens of the Stone Age, Foals, alt-J and Grouplove; Dec. 11; Allstate Arena, Rosemont; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Beyonce: Dec. 13; United Center, Chicago; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or livenation.com.

Blue Oyster Cult and Foghat: Dec. 13; Copernicus Center, Chicago; $62, $52, $40; 1-773-777-8898 or copernicuscenter.org.

Sister Hazel: Dec. 13 and 14; House of Blues, Chicago; tickets start at $28; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

“Oh So Acoustic Christmas”: Featuring Javier Colon, Michael Grimm and Committed; Dec. 15; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $45, $35; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Michael McDonald: “An Evening of Holiday and Hits”; Dec. 22; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $55, $45; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Cheap Trick: Dec. 27; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $57, $47, $37; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Styx: Dec. 28; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $50, $40; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Trans-Siberian Orchestra: “The Lost Christmas Eve”; two shows Dec. 28; Allstate Arena, Chicago; tickets start at $39; 1-800-745-3000 or www.livenation.com.

Damon Williams’ New Year’s Eve Comedy Bash: Dec. 31; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $50, $40, $25; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Jimmy Eat World: Also Smoking Popes; Dec. 31; House of Blues, Chicago; $100; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Jay Z: Jan. 9; United Center, Chicago; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or www.livenation.com.

Elvis Tribute Artist Spectacular: Featuring Shawn Klush, Cody Ray Slaughter, Donny Edwards; Jan. 11; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $49.50, $39.50, $19.50; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

The Wailers: Jan. 23; House of Blues, Chicago; $27 advance general admission, $30 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Savoy: Jan. 31; House of Blues, Chicago; $20; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Justin Timberlake: Feb. 16 and 17; United Center, Chicago; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Cowboy Mouth: March 1; House of Blues, Chicago; $25 advance general admission, $28 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Big Head Todd & The Monsters: Also Hazel Miller and Ronnie Baker Brooks; March 7; House of Blues, Chicago; $35 advance general admission, $37 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

The Kings of Leon: March 8; United Center, Chicago; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Imagine Dragons: With The Naked and Famous; March 13; Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Ill.; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Demi Lovato: March 14; Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Ill.; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Armin van Buuren: April 17; United Center, Chicago; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

DETROIT AREA

Kanye West: Rescheduled to Dec. 19, was scheduled for Sunday; Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Mich.; tickets for Sunday will be honored on Dec. 19; $89.50, $59.50, $39.50, $29.50 reserved; 1-800-745-3000 or www.livenation.com.

Built to Spill: Also Slam Dunk, The Warm Hair; Wednesday; St. Andrew’s Hall, Detroit; $20 advance, $25 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Monster Magnet: Also Zodiac; Nov. 15; St. Andrew’s Hall, Detroit; $16.50 advance, $19 day of show; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Paramore: Also Metric and Hellogoodbye; Nov. 21; Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Mich.; $45 general admission, $39.50, $35 reserved; 1-800-745-3000.

Brad Paisley: Also Chris Young and Danielle Bradbery; Nov. 23; Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Mich.; $59.75, $39.75, $25 reserved; 1-800-745-3000 or www.livenation.com.

Ones to Watch: Featuring Jake Miller, also Action Item and Air Dubai; Nov. 23; St. Andrew’s Hall, Detroit; $25 general admission, $53 VIP; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

Selena Gomez: Nov. 26; Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Mich.; tickets from April 25 date will be honored; $66, $46, $38.50 reserved; 1-800-745-3000 or www.livenation.com.

Jay Z: Jan. 10; Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Mich.; tickets, 1-800-745-3000 or www.livenation.com.

The Kings of Leon: Feb. 11; Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Mich.; $55.50, $39.50, $29.50 reserved; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

George Strait: Also Little Big Town; Feb. 14; Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Mich.; $92.50, $72.50; 1-800-745-3000.

Demi Lovato: March 13; Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Mich.; $65, $45, $29.50; 1-800-745-3000.

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