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It's Memorial Day weekend ... what are you grilling?
This weekend only, the Fusion Theatre Company presents Being David Mamet, an evening of ensemble Mamet works at the Cell Theatre. Today and Saturday the show starts at 8 p.m., and 2 p.m. on Sunday. Also tonight, catch a free screening of Wag the Dog at 9:45 p.m. or Glengarry Glen Ross on Sunday at 11 a.m. For tickets and info, call 766-9412.
And for some more theater going, see Death and the Maiden at the Vortex Theatre this weekend and get two tickets for the price of one (in memory of the Desaparecidos in all countries). Call 247-8600 for reservations.
Diesel Tree is a local organization focused on the promotion of fair trade, sustainable fuel production. On Saturday, May 24, Diesel Tree is hosting an evening of music, information and fund raising to promote their pilot project in Veracruz, Mexico, at Ralli's Fourth Street Bar and Grill. The event (featuring Squash Blossom Boys, Lost Lingo, Vow, 2bers/Once Foundation and Mystic Vision) starts at 6 p.m. If you've know a website with info on Diesel Tree, link it below, otherwise just show up for more info.
The Food Not Bombs Movement is celebrating 28 years of food, not war, on Saturday, May 24, at Coronado Park (Fourth Street and I-40) at noon. There will be free food and lots of people interested in organizing to make our world a more peaceful place.