The internationally acclaimed magician and lecturer Joshua Jay offers a presentation on the fascinating lives and deaths of magicians, their assistants, and audience members – with an emphasis on Jewish magicians throughout history. Bonus: The man's own sleight-of-hand work. (7:00). $15-18 ($8, students, seniors).
Jewish Community Association of Austin, 7300 Hart, 512/735-8000
The gangster-riddled Hit that was an award-winning hit for a chick and a dude returns, all revamped for the next clip in May. They're looking for a man (age: 40-60) to play the role of Ervin. E-mail headshot and résumé for appointment. Sat., Feb. 23.