Oct. 4 – Nov. 26

Madonna concerts aren’t so much musical performances as they are experiences, elaborate spectacles that have previously involved simulated masturbation and mechanical-bull riding. So why would you miss Madge’s latest extravaganza, the Sticky & Sweet tour? The U.S. leg promises at least eight costume changes, updated takes on ”Material Girl” and ”La Isla Bonita,” and, for you controversy lovers, a video montage coupling images of Hitler and John McCain.