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Friday, April 20

3 events

Performance

  • Go Bar

    9 p.m. $3. showgirlcabaret@gmail.com, www.athensshowgirlcabaret.com

    Athens Showgirl Cabaret

    Featuring the Armorettes form Atlanta. Proceeds benefit Boybutante Aids Foundation. 

  • Canopy Studio

    Apr. 20, 8 p.m. Apr. 21, 4 p.m. & 8 p.m. Apr. 22, 2 p.m. $6–15. www.canopystudio.org

    Lightness of Being

    Canopy's advanced students present "Lightness of Being," an aerial arts performance featuring silks, cubes, trapezes and more. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

  • Trio Contemporary Art Gallery

    Apr. 20, 7–8 p.m. & Apr. 21, 3–4 p.m. www.trioathens.com

    Crocodiles

    Tooth to Tail, artists Heather Foster and Drema Montgomery, give a performance inspored by Dostoyevsky's short story Crocodile.

Saturday, April 21

4 events

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    7:30 p.m. $6 (w/ UGA ID), $20. pac.uga.edu

    The Hodgson Wind Ensemble

    Highlights include Katy Abbott's "Punch!" and Adam Schoenberg's "Picture Studies."

  • Canopy Studio

    Apr. 20, 8 p.m. Apr. 21, 4 p.m. & 8 p.m. Apr. 22, 2 p.m. $6–15. www.canopystudio.org

    Lightness of Being

    Canopy's advanced students present "Lightness of Being," an aerial arts performance featuring silks, cubes, trapezes and more. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    8 p.m. Donations encouraged. athica.org

    Surrender

    For the third installment of Surrender, Kyle Lewis and friends will perform selections from Parts 1-8 by Robert Blatt, a contemporary composer and sound artist, as well as Fluxus works including ones by George Brecht.

  • Trio Contemporary Art Gallery

    Apr. 20, 7–8 p.m. & Apr. 21, 3–4 p.m. www.trioathens.com

    Crocodiles

    Tooth to Tail, artists Heather Foster and Drema Montgomery, give a performance inspored by Dostoyevsky's short story Crocodile.

Sunday, April 22

2 events

Performance

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    3 p.m. $30–76. www.pac.uga.edu

    Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

    The Orchestra will showcase Beethoven and Brahms.

  • Canopy Studio

    Apr. 20, 8 p.m. Apr. 21, 4 p.m. & 8 p.m. Apr. 22, 2 p.m. $6–15. www.canopystudio.org

    Lightness of Being

    Canopy's advanced students present "Lightness of Being," an aerial arts performance featuring silks, cubes, trapezes and more. See Calendar Pick on p. 20.

Tuesday, April 24

1 event

Performance

Wednesday, April 25

1 event

Performance

Thursday, April 26

1 event

Performance

  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art: ATHICA

    7–9 p.m. $14. www.athica.org

    Lupita's Revenge

    Tango Hambre presents a shadow puppet play with a live soundtrack of Latin-American classics, written and directed by Abel Klainbaum. 

Friday, April 27

2 events

Performance

  • The Classic Center

    8 p.m. FREE! (tickets required) www.athenssymphony.org

    Athens Symphony Pops Concert

    The community symphony presents its annual pops concert Apr. 27 and 28.

  • The Classic Center

    8 p.m. FREE! (tickets required). classiccenter.com

    Athens Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert

    The program will feature the Green Flag Band and compositions by Vaughn-Williams, Curzon, Story, Ricketts, Holcombe, Maffett, and Wagner. 

Saturday, April 28

2 events

Performance

  • The Classic Center

    8 p.m. FREE! (tickets required) www.athenssymphony.org

    Athens Symphony Pops Concert

    The community symphony presents its annual pops concert Apr. 27 and 28.

  • The Classic Center

    8 p.m. FREE! (tickets required). classiccenter.com

    Athens Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert

    The program will feature the Green Flag Band and compositions by Vaughn-Williams, Curzon, Story, Ricketts, Holcombe, Maffett, and Wagner. 

Tuesday, May 1

1 event

Performance

Tuesday, May 8

1 event

Performance

Thursday, May 10

1 event

Performance

Friday, May 18

1 event

Performance

  • 40 Watt Club

    8 p.m. $5–7. www.40watt.com

    The Kourtesans

    The drag troupe present "Iconic Women in History." Ticket proceeds benefit Project Safe.