Ethan Iverson, Jazz Pianist

Pianist, composer, and writer Ethan Iverson was a founding member of The Bad Plus, a game-changing collective with Reid Anderson and David King. Post–TBP, Iverson has been very busy with diverse projects. Dan Ouellette wrote a helpful profile for DownBeat in 2018, “A Dynamo at the Crossroads.” Since 2016, Iverson has been on the jazz […]

The Ultimate Sam Cooke Experience

The Legendary Sam Cooke is about music, religion, romance, and history. Carla Cooke is the youngest daughter of the Legendary Sam Cooke. Carla’s future mirrors the image of her father. Carla crafted her sound in the church similar to her dad. The younger Cooke knows her father’s roots are so deep that Carla has become […]

Gin & Jazz – A Night at the Mabel

A Night at the Mabel is back– and this year we are flipping the Mabel where YOU spend the evening on stage! Arrive at 6:00pm for check in at the box office where you’ll be provided your bidder number, a complimentary glass of champagne, and your $50 worth of gambling chips. Wait, gambling chips?! That’s […]

Carlene Carter at the Mabel Tainter

Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Carlene Carter, daughter of country music legends June Carter and stepdaughter of Johnny Cash, storms the stage this October at the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts. Her music has always infused roots music — whether country or rock & roll — with a nervy, edgy energy. Don’t miss the chance to […]

Roaring 20’s – A Musical Medley

It took a year, but it feels like we can finally celebrate the return of the Roaring 20’s! After a 17 month hiatus, the Mabel is ready to welcome you back to performances in the theater, and jiminy cricket do we have a hotsy-totsy showstopper for you! Join us as some of the bee’s knees […]

Mabel’s Community Celebration

FREE OUTDOOR CONCERT!! We’re putting on a free outdoor concert as our way of saying thank you for all of the amazing community support that helped get the Mabel through the worst of the pandemic. Timeline: 2pm-8pm Artisan Market. We missed out on the opportunity to have the Fine Arts and Crafts Fair so we’re […]

Christmas Caroling Saturday

The Menomonie Singers will be on the front steps of the Mabel Tainter on Saturday, December 12th from 1-2 pm highlighting some of your favorite holiday carols. Come out and join us for a celebration of the holiday – see you then!   https://www.facebook.com/TheMabelTainter/ http://www.mabeltainter.org/ https://www.themenomoniesingers.org/

Charlie Berens at Mabel Tainter

Emmy-winning journalist, comedian, and creator of the Manitowoc Minute, Charlie Berens, to perform at Mabel Tainter! Tickets available at: https://ci.ovationtix.com/32695/production/1033360  ** Currently Sold Out. Call the Mabel Tainter Theater to see if you can be put on a waitlist. (715) 235-0001 CHARLIE BERENS is an Emmy-winning journalist, comedian, and creator of the Manitowoc Minute. The Wisconsin […]

Rodney Crowell at the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

With more than 40 years of American roots music under his belt, Texas native RODNEY CROWELL is a two-time Grammy Award winner with five Number One hits of his own and a legacy of songwriting excellence which has made him an icon among giants. With strong roots in country music, Crowell has written chart-topping hits […]

Shaun Johnson Big Band Experience

Ever heard of a big band covering Rihanna? Get ready, my friend. We’re happy to introduce you to what we call the new evolution of big band music – born of rebellion – and we owe it to Sinatra to keep that evolution alive and kicking. Shaun Johnson, an Emmy-winning singer/songwriter who’s sold nearly two […]