V.23 No.39 |
arts & lit Poetic Peace Party: Happening promotes peace, sustainability
Today, poets, artists, performers and musicians in thousands of cities all over the globe celebrate the idea that we can live in peace, free from violence and political oppression, while moving productively toward the future. A local manifestation of a global event, 100 Thousand Poets for Change, happens tonight at Tortuga. Featured readers include Larry Goodell, Lisa Gill, Don McIver, Albino Carrillo, Carrie House, Susana Rinderle, Stephanie Galloway and John Scariano.
Learn Mandala Workshop with Ramona Teo Sunday, Feb 23: 10am-4pm Tortuga Gallery
This meditative journey to retrieve inner wisdom activated by creating a mandala strengthens connection with intuition, helps clarify intentions and reignites infinite creative potential.
Stage The Heart is a Lonely Hunter Sunday, Feb 23: 2pm Vortex Theatre
The play explores a universal longing for connection, where, at its center is John Singer, a lonely deaf man becomes the confidant to a constellation of disparate souls.
Song & Dance 2020 Choreographers' Showcase Sunday, Feb 23: 2-3:30pm Keshet Center for the Arts
A dynamic showcase of local, regional and national choreographers as they premiere new works and works-in-progress.
Song & Dance Beyond the Pale Sunday, Feb 23: 3-5pm Las Placitas Presbyterian Church
One of Canada’s most innovative acoustic ensembles brings a Klezmer and Balkan music experience shaped by everything from jazz and classical music to bluegrass and reggae.
Stage The Old White Lady Tells It Sunday, Feb 23: 4-5:15pm Cell Theatre
This comic insight chronicles the making and the unmaking of a racist, told with heart-felt affection and warmth, a journey specific to her own experiences and universal to many.
Song & Dance Dweezil Zappa Monday, Feb 24: 8-10pm KiMo Theatre
Dweezil Zappa and his rocking teenage combo perform his father's entire
Hot Rats album, dedicated to Dweezil upon its release in 1969, in sequence.