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Something Classical

Chinese pianist Zhang Zuo to perform You can catch a pianist whose performances have been called “a powerful, passionate and compelling representation of pure artistry” when Zhang Zuo comes to Kalamazoo Feb. 10 as part of The Gilmore’s Rising Stars Series. Zuo, also called “Zee Zee,” was the recipient of the coveted Petschek Piano Award from The Juilliard School and has collaborated with leading Chinese orchestras throughout her impressive career. She will perform Bach’s Partita No. 5 in G Major and other pieces at 4 p.m. at the Wellspring Theatre, in the Epic Center, 359 S. Kalamazoo Mall. Tickets are $25 for adults and $7 for children. For tickets or more information, visit thegilmore.org/event/zhang-zuo or call 342-1166. Dedicated to serving the best interest of our clients and their families for over 30 years. STEWARDSHIP STABILITY

Something Tropical

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Civic will stage Once on This Island Love and a tropical island: a perfect combination for February.

You’ll get that combo with the musical Once on This Island, playing at the Civic’s Parish Theatre, 426 S. Park St., Feb. 22-March 10. Island girl Ti Moune finds herself at the center of a bet among the island’s gods after saving a stranded man, Daniel, and falling in love with him. The bet: Which is stronger, love or death? And the stakes? Ti Moune’s life. Show times are 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22 and 23; March 1, 2, 8 and 9; and 2 p.m. Feb. 24 and March 3 and 10. Tickets start at $25. For tickets or more information, visit kazoocivic.com or call 343-1313.

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