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  • Up Around the Sun w/ Tim Kerr & Jerry Hagins, plus Ken Waldman

    Join Texas Music Hall of Fame inductee and artist Tim Kerr and his Up Around the Sun bandmate Jerry Hagins with "Alaska's Fiddling Poet" Ken Waldman for a Texas-sized evening of roots music, poetry, and art.
    Sat., Aug. 18, 8pm  
    Rollins Studio Theatre at the Long Center
  • POP Cats 2018

    Cat lovers, get ready to paw-ty! POP Cats, a two-day convention celebrating adorable felines, art, and pop culture, is making its Texas debut this summer at Austin’s Palmer Events Center.
    Sat.-Sun., Aug. 25-26  
    Palmer Events Center
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  • Community

    Civic Events

    2018 Campaign Bootcamp

    A three-day, nonpartisan training to network and gain skills from some of the nation's top campaign professionals. Hands-on workshops cover campaign management, fundraising, digital communications, polling, and mock campaign teams give attendees firsthand experience.
    Fri.-Sun., May 25-May 27; noon-6pm daily. $75.  
    Belo Center for New Media Auditorium, 300 W. Dean Keeton
  • Music

    Aaron Stephens

    Sat., May 26, 10pm
  • Arts

    Dance

    ACC Dance Classes

    The Dance Department of Austin Community College offers classes in modern, jazz, ballet, and improvisation techniques, with student work produced twice a year in the Choreographers' Showcase. Teachers include Ellen Bartel, Jessica Cox, Kathy Dunn Hamrick, Roxanne Gage, Darla Johnson, Sunny Shen, Catherine Solaas and Melissa Watt. Note: Classes can be taken for credit and applied toward your degree.
    Prices vary, scholarships available.  
  • Arts

    Comedy

    Ahmed Bharoocha

    Half Irish Catholic, half Pakistani-Indian-Burmese-Muslim, and alllllll comedian, this comic-in-residence at Boston's Comedy Studio brings his Conan-honed style to Austin this weekend.
    May 23-26. Wed.-Thu., 8pm; Fri.-Sat., 7:30 & 10pm. $12-23.  
  • Arts

    Theatre

    All My Sons

    This is Arthur Miller's award-winning family drama about one man's search for the American dream – and the ultimate destruction in his pursuit. Directed by Tracy Arnold for City Theatre.
    Through June 3. Thu.-Sat., 8pm; Sun., 3pm. $15-25.  
  • Arts

    Books

    Amanda Johnston: Another Way to Say Enter

    The author's debut collection features poems that are "both visceral and spiritual, reminding the reader that entry, departure, and the inevitable return is a journey that must be felt, not just imagined."
    Sat., May 26, 7pm
  • Arts

    Theatre

    Auditions: There and Back

    Ground Floor Theatre is casting a new play by Raul Garza, and they're looking for, among other roles, someone to portray a personification of a Virgen de Guadalupe candle(!) See website for details; email for appointment.
    Sat., May 26, 10am-2pm
  • Community

    Events

    Austin Flea at Austin Beerworks

    Shop local handmade items and vintage wares.
    Sat., May 26, noon-6pm. Free.  
  • The Gay Place

    Community

    Austin Naked Yoga for Gay Men

    A hatha meeting flow yoga class for all levels. Despite the name, all are welcome. For a longer reader see our coverage.
    Saturdays, 10:30-11:45am and Tuesdays, 8-9:15pm. Through Nov. 21. $10 and up.
    ToddPilates & Barre, 9029 Research #200
  • Community

    Sports

    Austin Running Adventures

    For daring runners seeking Austin landmark running experiences and secret single track trails.
    Saturdays & Sundays, 8am. $25.  
    See facebook for routes
  • Film

    Special Screenings

    Back to the Future (1985)

    One of the most beloved movies of the Eighties (helmed by the future director of Forrest Gump), Back to the Future entertainingly deals with the child's eternal question: If my parents had never met, where would that leave me?
    Sat., May 26, 11:15  
  • Arts

    Visual Arts

    Bale Creek Allen Gallery: Backsliding

    Behold, citizen, these new and vivid works from the graphic duo of Liz and Maurice Treviño!
    Through April 28

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