Bikes, beer, dogs, dysentery: Freeloader Friday
|Math.i for "Visceral Dysentery" at SooVAC Thumbnail: It Must Be Love Shannon Pettini for "ARTCRANK MSP"|
|Chris Price, Hop Saas|
(Altered Esthetics, 1224 Quincy St. NE, Minneapolis, 612-378-8888, www.alteredesthetics.org)
This beer-tastic exhibition celebrates brew culture through art. 7-10 p.m.
Also opening at Altered Esthetics Friday:
Comic Artists at the Opera
Teenage Moods, Natural Child, Mystery Date, Hot Rash
(Hexagon Bar: 2600 27th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-722-3454)
(Kitty Cat Klub: 315 14th Ave. SE, Minneapolis, 612-331-9800)
With Jonathan Ackerman.
Chants & Seas, the Further Adjustments (CD-release), Lotus Eater
(331 Club: 331 13th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, 612-331-1746)
|Photo by Rich Ryan|
(Mixed Blood Theatre, 1501 4th St. S., Minneapolis, 612-338-0937, www.mixedblood.com)
World premiere of a bilingual production of Julia Alavarez's book about the underground resistance in the Dominican Republic. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. Continues through April 27. Free, first-come, first-served basis ($20 to reserve tickets online).
The Histronic, Mike Moilanen, Curt Canyon
(Memory Lanes: 2520 26th Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612-721-6211)
(Acadia Cafe: 329 S. Cedar Ave., Minneapolis, 612-874-8702)
With Bobby & Christine, Yasen Marie, DKO, Earthshake Rhythm Ensemble, Afrogasmic. All ages. 8 p.m.
Awkward Sorrows, The Fattenin' Frogs
(Harriet Brewing: 3036 Minnehaha Ave., Minneapolis, 651-225-2184)
7 p.m., 9 p.m.
|Katie Murken, Continua|
(The Soap Factory, 514 2nd St. SE, Minneapolis, 612-623-9176, www.soapfactory.org)
But what does it mean? Tonight, artists will discuss their work. 7 p.m.
Cooker John, the Handcars, Washboard Time Machine Gun, the Dang Ol' Tri'ole
(Wild Tymes Sports Bar & Grill: 33 W. 7th Place, St. Paul, 651-224-8181)
8 p.m. All ages.
Gordy Johnson & Phil Aaron
(Icehouse: 2528 Nicollet Ave., Minneapolis, 612-276-6523)
Silver City Millers; Hot Pants
(Amsterdam: 6 W. 6th St., St. Paul, 651-222-3990)
7 p.m., 9:30 p.m.
Lowertown First Fridays
(Lowertown, 5th St. E. & Sibley St., St Paul)
Monthly event features open studios and galleries, food and drink specials, performances, music, more. For more info visit lowertownfirstfridays.org. 6-9 p.m.
National Public Health Week Film Festival: Trans
(Mayo Auditorium, University Of Minnesota, 425 Delaware St. SE University Of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 612-625-7134)
The film festival's grand finale features a documentary that follows the trails, tribulations, and triumphs of a handful of people grappling with gender identity. 5-8 p.m.