Loonee's Comedy Corner, 1305 N. Academy Blvd., 591-0707. Featuring performers on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays at 8 p.m.; $6. Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m., $8. Call for comics.
Ellen Degeneres at the Pikes Peak Center, 180 S. Cascade. Tickets on sale at all Ticketmaster locations or call 520-9090. Mon., March 17, 8 p.m.
Rodney Carrington at the Pikes Peak Center, 180 S. Cascade. 18+ $28.50. Fri., March 21, 8 p.m. 520-9090.
Ballet Magnificat! a well known group from Mississippi, famous for their dancing depicting religious themes. At First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada $15-$20. Sun., Feb. 23, 5 p.m. For tickets call 471-4361.
Trance-Techno-Hip Hop Dancing at the Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave, Manitou. Saturdays from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Call for more, 685-0986
Chamber Orchestra of the Springs, 1st Christian Church, Cascade & Platte. Presenting the short opera "Martin's Lie" by Gian Carlo Menotti. $6-$12. Sun., March 9, 2:30 p.m. For more, call 633-3649.
A New History of Opera by Marti Booth. This history course requires no previous knowledge of opera. With audio and video tapes and discussion you will learn more about this multi-faceted art form. Tuesdays in March, 9:30 a.m. -noon. $80. Call PILLAR at 633-4991 for reservation, location and further information.
The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe, Village Seven Presbyterian Church, 4050 Nonchalant Circle South Thurs., Feb. 27 - Sat., March 1, 7 p.m. w/Sat. matinee at 3 p.m. $6 per person / $25 family. For more, call 266-9227.
The Dispute by UCCS/Theatreworks at Dwire Theater, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. $16-$18, Thurs. Feb. 20-March 2. 262-3232.
Spalding Gray at Theatreworks, Pikes Peak Community College. Thurs.-Sun. March, 6-9. Monolgouist Spalding Gray will perform It's A Slippery Slope on Thurs. & Sat., March 6-8, and Morning, Noon and Night, Fri.-Sun, March 7-9. $30. All shows at 8 p.m. 262-3232
Broadway in Colorado Springs season at the Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave. Fosse on Feb. 22, Saturday Night Fever on March 25-26, Meredith Willson's The Music Man on April 15-16, and Michael Flatley's Lord of the Dance on May 28-29. Call 520-SHOW for ticket information.
Chicago by the Repertory Theatre Company at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Feb. 20-23 & 27. Tickets: $20-$25; call 634-5583.
Stick Guns, presented by the Manitou Art Theater, 515 Manitou Ave., Manitou. A dark comedy about growing up in Canon City. $12. Thurs.-Sat., Feb. 20-22, 8 p.m. For reservations call 685-1861.
Magic, murder, mystery & dinner at the Hearthstone Inn, 506 N. Cascade Ave., $45 per person for dinner and show. Call for reservations, 473-4413.
RecreationThe Falcon Wanderers Volksmarch Club of Colorado Springs will sponsor a 5 km and 10 km non-competitive walking event starting and finishing at 575 Ash Street, Canon City. Sat., Feb. 22, beginning 9-12 a.m. 392-1834.
Guided Hikes at Pueblo Mountain Park, 9161 Mountain Park Road, Beulah. Hikes last from two to three hours and are appropriate for adults and children over 12. If snow conditions are right hike may become a snowshoe or cross-country ski outing. $3. Sun., March 2, 1 p.m. Sat., March 22, 10 a.m. 485-4444.
Wildlife Watch, Beidleman Environmental Center, 740 W. Caramillo. Learn where, when & how to see wildlife. A short trail walk follows presentations and hands-on activities. Adults and families, ages 12 & over. $15 per person or household. Sat., Feb. 22, 9 a.m.-1p.m. For more, call 227.5207.
Grizzly Rugby Team, Beer Creek Park, Tues., March 4, 6:30-8:30 p.m. The Men's Rugby Team is looking for new players. Practices are Tues. & Thurs. nights from 6:30 to 8:30pm at Bear Creek Park. Games are Saturdays at 1 p.m. Experienced players game and social games for new players. All levels welcome. Call 650-7577 or www.springsrugby.org
Ballroom Dance Classes. Learn swing salsa, tango, waltz, fox trot and rumba. Ongoing, register anytime. Downtown YMCA on Wednesdays, 7:30 -9 p.m.; Fridays, 7-9 p.m. At the South East YMCA. On Mondays 7:30-9 p.m. Call 634-3029 or 473-9622.
Swing in the Springs dance lessons and dancing, VFW Hall, 430 E. Pikes Peak Ave. $2-$5, every Sunday, 7:30-10 p.m. 310-3907.