Dig on brassy Tower of Power
The brass-based band Tower of Power will perform Friday at Silver Creek Event Center at Four Winds Casino in New Buffalo, Mich. Tickets start at $15. Visit ticketmaster.com.
Don't miss Sesame Street Live
Sesame Street Live's "Elmo Makes Music" continues through Sunday at Star Plaza Theatre, Interstate 65 and U.S. 30 in Merrillville. Tickets are $15, $18, $28 and $35 (gold circle) and $65 (Sunny Seats). For show tickets, call (800) 745-3000.
Civil War exhibit extended
The exhibit Region United, Nation Divided: The South Shore in the Civil War has been extended through June 30 at the Indiana Welcome Center, Hammond. For more information about the exhibit or the Civil War Trail, visit southshorecva.com/civilwartrail/.
See 'Jewtopia' at Towle
The comedy "Jewtopia," by Bryan Fogel and Sam Wolfson, will be presented at 8 p.m. today and Saturday and May 17 and 18 and 2 p.m. Sunday and May 19 at Towle Theatre, 5205 Hohman Ave., Hammond. Tickets are $17. For more information, call (219) 937-8780 or visit towletheatre.org.