friday 11/6

pictured: everclear
pictured: everclear

around town today

11am: stew-topia: a performance w/ justin hoover and chris treggiari. stew-topia is a community food and story-sharing event. the event occurs on the street. the public is invited to share a brief meal with three other people. participants are fed while as they work together to determine what makes the ideal city. each element of the city is coded to an ingredient in a stew. from this list, the table is tasked to create their own recipe for stew-topia. gano alley (next to 21c hotel). free. >>

5pm: first friday tom + chee. auto dunkel. live music. tom + chee will be delivering items from their braxton-exclusive menu directly to the taproom. the braxton bomber, sharable donut bites, the armagoetta, and more will be available. come thirsty. come hungry. leave cheesy.  braxton brewery. free. >>

6pm: cincinnati cheese festival. brought to you by gourmet foods international, kroger, and murray’s cheese, the cincinnati cheese festival is an artisan food festival celebrating specialty cheese and food producers from across the country. 1621 moore street. $40. >>

6pm: walk on woodburn. a fall chill is in the air! bundle up and head for warm lights and good company at this impromptu cultural, dining, artistic, and walkable community event along woodburn avenue. woodburn avenue. free. >>

6pm: whitechapel w/ psycroptic and killer plus two punch gun, saving shemiah, two seconds too late, and monarch. the mad frog. $18. >>

7pm: intro signal w/ silver pockets trio and hunting agnes. backstage cafe. $5. >>

7pm: everclear w/ yada yada and hydra melody. bogarts. $20. >>

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. $35. >>

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

8pm: opening party – pia camil: skins and after the moment: reflections on robert mapplethorpe. for one night only: there will be a program of performance pieces responding to mapplethorpe and the exhibition. it is organized by the near*by curatorial collective and will feature dance, spoken word and radical theatre. cac. free. >>

8pm: carole walker band w/ the lovers. urban artifact. free. >>

8pm: ass ponys w/ swim team. woodward theater. $28. >>

8pm: andy’s house of [blank]. know theater. $20. >>

8pm: the mystery plays. the mystery plays is two interrelated one acts. in the first play, the filmmaker’s mystery, joe manning, a director of horror films, survives a terrible train wreck—only to be haunted by the ghost of nathan west, one of the passengers who didn’t survive. falcon theater. $20/$15 students. >>

8pm: 16th annual blues & boogie piano summit. southgate house. $20. >>

8:30pm: static tension, down one, motel faces. southgate house revival. $7. >>

9pm: butt, spirit week, go go buffalo. northside yacht club. free. >>

9pm: buffalo wabs and the price hill hustle. arnold’s bar and grill. free. >>

9pm: danbient. the listing loon. free. >>

10pm: counterfeit money machine release party. sheilds, mc abyss, roni, meiosis. nortside tavern. free. >>

10pm: heavy hinges and hood smoke. the drinkery. free. >>

10pm: jeremy pinell & the 55s. motr. free. >>

10pm: daddy luthor and the warrior poets release show w/ dead man string band. the comet. free. >>

10:30pm: late night improv w/ special guest amber nash. know theater. >>


Author: Jennifer Spriggs

Cincinnati-based designer and going-out enthusiast.