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Tony award winner “Once”.


WHAT: Todd Rundgren

WHEN: 8 p.m. Friday

WHERE: Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard, St. Louis


HOW MUCH: $25-$27.50

411: Touring behind his latest album “State,” the legendary multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and record producer brings his inimitable style and talent to the Pageant.

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WHAT: Inside Amy Schumer’s Back Door Tour

WHEN: 8 p.m. Saturday

WHERE: Peabody Opera House, 1400 Market Street, St. Louis

HOW MUCH: $37.50-$45

THE 411: With her blend of wholesome, girl-next-door looks and edgy comedy, Schumer has become a hot commodity on the comedy circuit. In addition to her standup schtick, she is the star and writer of “Inside Amy Schumer,” her Comedy Central TV show that will premiere on April 30th. 

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WHAT: “Once”

WHEN: Tuesday through April 20; 8 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 2 & 8 p.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. Sunday (6:30 p.m. Sunday, April 13), 1 p.m. April 17 

WHERE: Fox Theatre, 527 N. Grand Boulevard, St. Louis

HOW MUCH: $25-$95

THE 411: Winner of eight Tony awards, “Once” tells the story of a Dublin street musician who’s about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. As the chemistry between them grows, his music soars to powerful new heights… but their unlikely connection turns out to be deeper and more complex than your everyday romance. 

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