Riverside Drive, in front of the Long Center
"...As far as the Fest, the Bombay Room hosts a jazz vocalist jam session on Monday featuring Hope Morgan, the United States Air Force Jazz Band on Tuesday (no cover), the Irvin Mayfield Quartet featuring Jason Marsalis on Wednesday, the Austin Avant Showcase on Thursday, saxophonist/percussionist Oliver Lake on Friday, and Stefon Harris on Saturday [see "Music Listings"]. It's the outdoor shows at Waterloo Park that draw the bigger crowds, though, and those shows are next Friday, September 17, at 2pm, and Saturday, September 18, at 4pm, with local jazz, gospel, spoken word, and dance filling the day and part of the night (with teaser sets from Lake and Harris scheduled for 5:30pm on Friday and Saturday, respectively)..."
"..."Penetrations" is Pierce's latest series created by painting male models silver and projecting downtown buildings on them. 1705 Guadalupe..."
"...2712 Bee Caves Rd., 327-5222 Mon-Fri, 11am-8:45pm; Sat, 1pm-8pm..."
"...Second Thursdays, 6-8pm. Rain on 4th, 217 W..."
"...Thu., April 26, 10pm-1am. Elysium, 705 Red River..."
"...Early bird: through Nov. 27..."
"...3, 10pm. Elysium, 705 Red River..."
"...Queerbomb Meeting Make Queerbomb 2017 a reality. Consider this your invitation..."
"...23, 6-11pm. Six Flags Fiesta Texas, 17000 I-10 W., San Antonio, 210/697-5050..."
"...Thu., July 28, 6:30pm. George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center, 1165 Angelina, 512/974-4926..."
"...15, 8pm. Elysium, 705 Red River...."
"...Thu., Feb. 12, 7-10:30pm..."
"...Big news this year: The feature narrative and documentary competition programs, traditionally featuring eight films apiece, have been expanded to ten films each. While today’s press release doesn’t explicitly spell out the reasons for the expansion, one suspects it has something to do with the record number of submissions this year – 2,385 feature films, 7,335 submissions total, for a 13% jump overall...."
"...1) "DENISE PRINCE: TRACTATUS 7" The nonpareil photographer and investigator of all things vital and human shook the foundations of identity with huge, unforgettable portraits of physical-trauma survivors decked out in the style of a high-fashion Missoni catalog...."
"...Thu., Oct. 30, 7-8:45pm..."
"...Oct. 2-11, 7:30pm, except Sun., Oct..."
"...11, 10pm. Elysium, 705 Red River..."
"...CHICKS WITH STICKS Space Vampire and Barefoot on Bumblebees pound it out. Thu., May 1, 7-10pm..."
"...WAY BEHIND THE MUSIC Voice soul-bear Nakia and Kathy Valentine (Bluebonnets, Textones, Girlschool, and, oh yeah, the Go-Go's) are among the readers of this Lit Crawl send-up of your fave music-related authors (i.e., Liberace, Sammy Hagar, Justin Bieber, et al.). Thu., April 24, 7pm..."
"...THE RAWK SHOW ART EXHIBIT Visual art created by artists associated with rawwwwk. March 6-15, 7-10pm..."
"...11am. Stateside at the Paramount, 719 Congress..."
"...Fri., Feb. 14, 7pm..."
"...31-Nov. 2, 7:30pm and Sun., Nov..."
"...But she believed in redemption. She once said, "I believe in recovery, and I believe that as a role model I have the responsibility to let young people know that you can make a mistake and come back from it." When the Austin Independent School District opened the Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders in 2007, it was that pledge turned into brick and mortar: to give a college opportunity to girls who weren't necessarily top of the class, but had potential, and to help them give back to the community...."
"...Prepare to be blown away. Thu., July 18, 7:30-9:30pm..."
"...Thursdays, 10pm. Club Ambitious, 6700 Middle Fiskville, 832/878-4527..."
"...Catered reception, 6:45pm; show, 8pm. Zach Theatre, 1510 Toomey, 476-0541 x1..."
"...BLACK AUSTIN DEMOCRATS MONTHLY MEETING 6-7pm. 11th Street Station Restaurant, 1050 E..."
"...Red's Porch3508 S. Lamar, 440-7337 www.redsporch.com Sunday-Friday, 11am-12mid; Saturday, 11am-1am..."
"...7) THAO WITH THE GET DOWN STAY DOWN Know Better Learn Faster (Kill Rock Stars)..."
"...Date of Narrative: May 27, 2008..."
"...6:15-9pm. Renaissance Hotel, 9721 Arboretum..."
"...Toward that end, McCracken recently has been developing proposals for how the city can do its part which Cap Metro's financing study test case floated at $80 million. The sale of the decommissioned Green Water Treatment Plant Downtown could yield $60 million-70 million for the city; all or part could be earmarked as a special endowment fund for the streetcar..."
"...At 8am, 20 vehicles bearing 42 families left for Lumberton. Of the 187 travelers, the youngest were 4-day-old twins..."
"... In other education news, AISD is now accepting transfer requests for the 2007-2008 school year, although not all schools are open to transfers. The following schools are frozen to them: Akins, Anderson, Austin, Bowie, and McCallum high schools; Bailey, Kealing, Mendez, Murchison, and Small middle schools; Baranoff, Barrington, Brown, Bryker Woods, Cook, Cowan, Doss, Graham, Harris, Hart, Houston, Langford, Lee, Linder, Metz, Mills Oak Hill, Odom, Pickle, Rodriguez, Walnut Creek, Wooldridge, and Wooten elementaries..."
"...An Austin native (who was not a transient, as the Statesman has incorrectly reported), the 39-year-old Schwartz worked as the opening act for Esther's for nearly 20 years, a standing gig punctuated by worldwide performing engagements including stints in Monte Carlo, Japan, and Germany. Police are asking that anyone with information about Schwartz's murder call the APD Homicide tip line at 477-3588, or CrimeStoppers at 472-8477..."
"... This is it: Either you're a citizen or just a rubbernecking bystander. Municipal elections are this Saturday, May 7..."
"...Drummer Wade Driver pounded the skins for local cowpunk legends the Hickoids. Their 2003 7-inch paired covers by Blind Willie McTell and the Stranglers..."
"...I am perplexed by the motives of your Music section. As co-owner of Room 710 (the one who fronted all the money and subsequently spent the first three years of our existence scrubbing the floors and toilets), it stunned me to read in the paper about how my bar has become "Red River's most tragic example" of (I'm assuming from the tone and content of the article) business failure ["One Night on Red River," Nov..."
"...9901 Capital of TX Hwy. #150, 342-7977..."
"...211 E. Sixth, 474-7372 Happy Hour: 4-7pm Mon-Fri..."
"...The question was: Does it matter? Is one just as satisfied drinking a well-done cheapy Champagne as a fancy-schmancy brand? Is it worth the $75 difference between a Feuillatte vintage and a non-vintage? We suspected that the answer would probably be "no." We hoped so at least, especially in light of the fact that none of us can actually afford a real vintage...."
"...310 Colorado, 478-BEER Mon-Thu, 11:30am-midnight, Fri, 11:30am-1am, Sat, 5pm-1am, Sun, 5pm-midnight..."
"...They're kind of like the hole in the roof that doesn't get much attention 'til it rains. American Friends Service Committee and Nonmilitary Options for Youth think about that hole in our collective soul a lot and wish to counter the military's $1.9 billion recruiting budget by sponsoring a Public Forum on Military Recruiting, Sat, Sep 6, 7-9:30pm at the Mang house at St..."
"...Why is it difficult for someone to run against Eric Mitchell? The problem is having to run city-wide. To run a credible race requires a minimal entry fee of $75,000-100,000 to be competitive..."
"...Send literary, performing, and visual arts news to: "Articulations," PO Box 49066, Austin, TX 78765 or firstname.lastname@example.org Box Office Update The Box Office has recently moved from its cozy home in the Dougherty Arts Center, and, as was reported here, the move necessitated the service giving up its easy-to-remember 499-TIXS number. Initially, Box Office maven Roxy Becker was concerned that their new exchange would not allow them to keep the "TIXS" code, but it turns out that they're able to keep it after all..."
"...Sister Helen Prejean, author of the stirring account of one woman's odyssey through the legal system, Dead Man Walking, will keynote this year's annual Bill of Rights Dinner, Wed, Dec 11, 7:30pm at the Sheraton. The dinner is the main fundraiser for the Texas Civil Rights Project, the scrappy guard dogs of our rights as set forth by both the Texas and U.S. Constitutions..."
"...Coffee Munch A social gathering for the kinky, or kink-friendly, who wanna hang with leather-loving friends. Fri., May 4, 7-9pm..."
"..."You saw it going up," said Justin Newsom, an assistant chief with APD who at the time was commander of the department's Downtown sector. "But we had South by Southwest to deal with, and that's about all we can handle for the time that it's here." APD estimates it responded to around 700 K2 calls during those spring months...."
"...through Nov. 5, 7:30pm..."