WHERE: Elgin Community College Blizzard Theatre, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin
WHEN: 7 p.m. April 29
COST AND INFO: $35 at shawurl.com/31l8
ABOUT: John McEuen, a founding member of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, a country-bluegrass group, will present an all-ages show of music and stories. With the help of his String Wizards side project, he will perform "Will The Circle Be Unbroken," the landmark album originally released by Nitty Gritty Dirt Band in 1972. The band has won multiple Grammy Awards during its 44-year career. McEuen, who plays guitar, banjo, fiddle and mandolin, hosts his "Acoustic Traveler" radio show on Sirius/XM’s The Village.