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The Weekend To-Do List, March 7-9, 2014

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Want to get rid of the post-Mardi Gras blahs? Check out Brian McTavish's Weekend To-Do List for March 7-9, 2014.

Golden! Girls Gone Wild!!! (Late Night Theatre returns with cross-dressing satire of TV’s “The Golden Girls”), opens at 8 p.m. Friday with performances through March 31 at Missie B’s, 805 W. 39th, Kansas City, Mo. Tickets: $18 (816-235-6222)

The Musical Box (Tribute to Genesis and its 1973 album/tour “Selling England by the Pound”), 8 p.m. Thursday at The Midland, 1228 Main, Kansas city, Mo. Tickets: $35 to $55

Greater Kansas City International Auto Show (New car-smell time), 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at Bartle Hall, 301 W. 13th, Kansas City, Mo. Admission: $11, $6 for ages 8 to 12

Tierney Sutton (Vocal jazz), 8 p.m. Friday at the Folly Theater, 1020 Central, Kansas City, Mo. Tickets: $15 to $50

Monster Drawing Rally (Artists create drawings in one hour for silent auction benefit), 6:30 p.m. Friday at AIA Kansas City, 1801 McGee, Suite 100, Kansas City, Mo. Admission: Free 

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.
Brian McTavish follows popular culture in the belief that the search for significance can lead anywhere.  Brian explains, "I've written articles and reviews ... reviewed hundreds of concerts, films and plays. And the thing is, these high arts all sprang from the pop culture of their day.  Don't forget: Shakespeare was once Spielberg."