Alibi V.18 No.18 • April 30-May 6, 2009
Gallery Box Bright Rain Gallery calls Old Town its home, but the gallery owners' mission is to infuse the area's tradition with edgy and interesting beauty from local artists. Married couple Travis and Molly Black opened Bright Rain Gallery in November 2007, and the space features contemporary, Southwestern and Modern Art.
Culture Shock May Day, May Day Erect those maypoles, kids; it's May Day! For the Celts (shout-out to my forebears), it was the occasion of Beltane, the beginning of summer. One ritual involved the passing around of Beltane cakes, one piece of which would be blackened. The recipient of this unlucky piece would be mock executed. Kind of like waterboarding. Courtesy of the artist 64 Hexagrams
Inspired by the 64 hexagrams from the 2,000-year-old Chinese I Ching, they combine trigrams related to heaven, earth, thunder, water, mountain, wind and fire. Runs through 10/27.
Courtesy of Wicked Wicked
The Broadway sensation takes a look at the land of Oz from a different perspective.
Film Where the Boys Are Monday, Oct 15: 7-8:30pm Guild Cinema
A side-splitting and touching collection of gay men’s shorts.
Film Just Friends Monday, Oct 15: 9-10:30pm Guild Cinema
A film involving medical student Yad moving home to his family in a small Dutch city after quitting his party lifestyle back in Amsterdam.
Film Wild Nights with Emily Tuesday, Oct 16: 6:30-8pm Guild Cinema
Long considered a reclusive spinster in the annals of literary history, Madeleine Olnek’s film provides a refreshing take on the life of author and poet Emily Dickinson.
Film Riot Tuesday, Oct 16: 8:45-10:15pm Guild Cinema
An eye-opening and thrilling dramatization of historic events based largely on the true-life experiences of political provocateur Lance Gowland.
Film Eva and Candela Wednesday, Oct 17: 6:30-8pm Guild Cinema
Ruth Caudeli’s debut is a thoughtful and beautifully orchestrated exploration of a couple striving to build an unconventional relationship free of the pains of transformation, longing and dissatisfaction.
Film The Great American Read: Villians and Monsters Wednesday, Oct 17: 6:30-8:30pm South Broadway Cultural Center
One of eight episodes airing as part of The Great American Read. Bookworks is on hand selling books from the episode. Wear a scary costume for the costume contest. For ages 8 and up.
Film The Cakemaker Wednesday, Oct 17: 8:45-10:15pm Guild Cinema
Ofir Raul Graizer’s tender debut about Thomas, an acclaimed baker, finding himself enchanted by traveling salesman, Oren, who takes his coffee at Thomas’ bakery with increasing frequency.
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