thursday 9/24

photo: you, you’re awesome.

around town today

7pm: lee stolar trio. jazz. dee felice cafe. free. >>

7:30pm: cyrano de bergerac. cincinnati shakespeare company. $25. >>

7:30pm: dottie warner and wayne shannon. arnold’s bar and grill. free. >>

7:30pm: junior brown. southgate house revival. $25. >>

7:30pm: wild ponies w/ riverboat roustabout. southgate house revival. $10. >>

7:30 pm. secret history of the west end. lecture. come learn from the experts on hidden pieces to cincinnati’s riveting past. to recognize the diverse heritage of an historic neighborhood, skirball museum of huc, the national underground fredom center and the american jewish archives have partnered to bring us this essential lecture. hebrew union college. $10/$5 students. >>

7:30pm: luna gale. caroline, a veteran social worker, thinks she has a typical case on her hands when she meets peter and karlie, two teenage drug addicts accused of neglecting their baby. but, when she places their infant daughter in the care of karlie’s mother, caroline ignites a family conflict that exposes a shadowy, secretive past—and forces her to make a risky decision. powerful and arresting, this is a heartbreaking and unforgettable tale about moral ambiguity and knowing how to do good in the world. ensemble theater. $28-$44/$25 students. >>

8pm: all dogs, sleeves, googly eyes. ok house. $5. >>

8pm: benjamin thomas, peter gemus, & tony franklin. 1215 wine bar and coffee lab. free. >>

8pm: chris robinson brotherhood. 20th century theater. $25. >>

8pm: the rocky horror show. this live rendition celebrates the 40th anniversary of the popular film. two special performances include audience participation. carnegie visual and performing arts center. $24. >>

8pm: mandy gaines. urban artifact. free. >>

8pm. six dances lessons in six days. lilly, the aging wife of a southern baptist minister, takes a dance lesson every week from michael, a sarcastic, much younger, instructor. what starts as a battle gradually becomes something quite different. mariemont players. $20/$15 students. >>

9pm. dj chinn chilla. tin roof cincinnati. free. >>

9pm. knife the symphony and smoke signals… (split 12-inch release show) with a.m. nice and nonagon. northside yacht club. free. >>

10pm: easy tom eby. folk/roots. the crow’s nest. free. >>

10pm: yip deceiver w/ you you’re awesome. you, you’re awesome is the electronic audio-visual collaboration between ohio natives kevin bayer and yusef quotah. keeping busy in the studio over the last year and a half, the band has released three six-song eps which have helped them polish their analog vs. digital sound involving synthesizers, modified video games and live drums, the concept for which began over late night conversations, drinks, and records. motr pub. free. >>

10pm: queen city storytellers with wilder, kyle english and jim casto. singer/songwriter. the drinkery. free. >>


Author: Jennifer Spriggs

Cincinnati-based designer and going-out enthusiast.