A few handpicked happenings that might be under your radar (until now).
Friday, August 14th
@ Reynolda House Museum of American Art
>>Reynolda After Hours kicks off their Cinema Under the Stars film series with Ferris Bueller!
This year’s film series celebrates “odd men out” and the eccentrics in our midst.
(Gates open at 7:30 p.m., films shown at 8:30 p.m. Beer and wine available for purchase.)
A few fun facts to impress your friends with later.
@ The Olio
>>Glassblowing Demo Night
(6pm – 8pm, F-F-F-Free event!)
@ Hanesbrands Theater
>> Twin City Stage pays homage to Billie Holiday with the musical play, Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill
“It’s 1959 and legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday is putting on a show that will turn out to be one of the last performances of her lifetime. In a small, intimate bar in Philadelphia, “Lady Day,” shares her turbulent life story, interspersed with some of the most glorious songs ever written.”
Saturday, August 15th
>>Art Amplified: A Fusion of Music & Visual Art
presented in partnership by the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art and Arts For Life // features framed prints of musical score paintings and collages created by young patients and their family members at Brenner Children’s Hospital. What’s more, some of these scores have been put to music!
Sunday, August 16th