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    Nightlife & Parties

    Dale Reggayton With p1nkstar

    Tacos, reggaetón, and p1nkstar: making Tuesdays hotter all April long.
    Tuesdays, 9pm  
  • Arts

    Comedy

    Funniest Person in Austin

    Here it is again – the annual competition that brings all the ATX funny to one stage, at least sequentially, in order to determine who's gonna wear the cape and crown. Oh! Who's gonna be the winnah? Who's gonna be the champeen? First, there's about a month of prelims, where the chaff is separated from the wheat. Then, the semifinals, where the wheat is culled until only the best parts remain. And then, the finals, the ultimate night, where the grains with brains are nothing like corny and they represent, pretty much, the pinnacle of contemporary humor in this town. Make your reservations for that last night now, while you still can – but check out some of the early action, too: You'll be surprised how funny a bunch of eventual losers can be.
    Sundays-Tuesdays, through May 13, 8pm. $6 and up.  
  • Arts

    Visual Arts

    Big Medium: Unity of Opposites

    This show, curated by Coka Treviño, features artists Blasto and Ernesto Walker exploring nature and how humans decide to interact with it. "Inspired by alchemy, technology, and numbers, Blasto focuses on earth, the visible and tangible; Walker on the invisible, immaterial and divine."
    Through May 18
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    Visual Arts

    Butridge Gallery: Mayuko Ono Gray and Katy Schmader

    Gray’s graphite drawings combine traditional Japanese calligraphy with Western drawing practices and aesthetic; Schmader’s abstract collages explore the connection between tactile traces of a physical environment and the historic system of landscape semiotics.
    Through May 3
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    Arts & Culture

    Carina Magyar's Album Launch Party

    Celebrate "Issues" – the always-hilarious Magyar's first standup album – with a bunch of Austin's funniest queers and comic allies Ky Krebs, Chris Cubas, Roxy Castillo, Avery Moore, Duncan Carson, and Brendan K. O'Grady. Tix include a free download of the album, but are also v limited. (Read more about Magyar here!)
    Tue., April 30, 8-10:30pm. $15.  
    Swap Loft Patio, 1631 Barton Springs Rd
  • Qmmunity

    Nightlife & Parties

    Cut Up!

    They say “unhinged,” we say “mind-blown.” Come get yers with a collective of Austin’s queer nightlife mainstays, including DJs mid^heaven, Y2K, and Ansem; performances by ADiEAN and Y2K; and hosts p1nkstar, purple~matter, and more! Pop-up shopping, dirty dancing, and unbridled queerness on a Tuesday.
    Tuesdays, 10pm-2:30am. Free ’til 11pm; $5 after.  
  • Arts

    Visual Arts

    Guzu Gallery: Realms Apart

    Hark ye, good citizen! Hark, we say, as Guzu Gallery presents the first fantasy-themed art show ever held in their intimate and graphically festooned venue! Behold with eyes of wonder as bold heroes and fell creatures from Westeros to Cimmeria – perhaps, even, from Bas-Lag, Maradaine, or the Vorrh? – travel to this innocuous little sector of the multiverse to take their rightful place on the noble walls of the gallery that's right there in the heart of Austin fandom!
    Through May 19
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    Visual Arts

    Women & Their Work: Horizonland

    Rosa Nussbaum’s new exhibition is informed by her recent years in Texas. Unable to drive and finding herself as a passenger in a car, the artist reflects upon how public space in Texas is often imagined as a place for mobile private space, structuring her show as a kind of theme park – using sculpture, performance, video, and a slideshow to explore how the car becomes a lens that focuses and reshapes the world around her.
    Reception: Sat., April 27, 7-9pm
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