saturday 10/17

around town today

4pm: ladyfest 2015. northside. >>

4:30pm: pomegrantes release show w/ keeps. southgate house revival. $12  >>

7pm: holding ground – exhibition opening.  the artists in holding ground are concerned with the people who are being left behind, the people who are being run over by globalization in the name of progress, and the value that they alone carry with them. wave pool gallery. free. >>

7pm: mad river rising. angus stewart escapes from his nursing home in order to save the land he loves from urbanization in this classic drama by dana yeaton. playhouse in the park. $30 >>

7pm: cyclones vs. toledo walleyes. $1 beer/hotdogs/sodas. us bank arena. $15. >>

7:30pm: death of a salesman. cincinnati shakespeare company. $35 adults/ $22 students. >>

8pm: vacationer w/ great good fine ok. the drinkery. free. >>

8pm: 4th annual speak up cincinnati. all proceeds go to the outreach and support of people affected by rape and sex abuse.  86 coffee bar  & concert venue. $15. >>

8pm: bonnie and clyde. the sunset players opens its 36th season with bonnie and clyde, a dynamic musical of love, adventure and crime. bonnie and clyde meet and decide to pursue their dreams of fame and excitement, which sends them on a downhill spiral that gets everyone in trouble. arts center at dunham. $16. >>

8pm: bye bye liver. we all know that cincinnati is a drinking town. now we get to laugh at ourselves for it. two parts sketch comedy, one part social games, bye bye liver is bound to have you guffawing. cincinnatian j.w. wolterman, writer/director, is proud to bring such a fun show back to his hometown. below zero lounge. $15. >>

8pm: the norwegians. a strong, bitter comedy about women scorned in minnesota and the really, really nice gangsters—norwegian hit men—they hire to whack their ex-boyfriends. clifton performance theater. $25. >>

9pm: rocktober: 500 miles to memphis. frantic romantic, arlo mckinley & the lonesome sound, the lockland brakes, the debtors, joshua black wilkins. southgate house sanctuary. >>

9:30pm: bootleg rider. southgate house lounge. free. >>

10pm: hateflirt w/ dinge & halvsies. motr. free. >>


Author: Jennifer Spriggs

Cincinnati-based designer and going-out enthusiast.