Out & About: January 28, 2020

Out & About: January 28, 2020

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OUT LAUGHING LOUD: Comedians Emily Sans, Solange Azor, Gara Lonning, Kate Sisk and Dylan Adler join forces for the Sophomore LGBTQ+ Comedy Tour, which makes two stops in Philly 7 p.m. Feb. 3 at Tattooed Mom, 530 South St. and 8 p.m. and Feb. 4 at Connie’s Ric Rac, 1132 S. Ninth St. For more information, call 215-238-9880.

Theater & Arts

Blue Heaven Comedy Festival

FringeArts hosts two nights of provocative performances, multimedia stand-up, dynamic sketches and more, Feb. 7-8, 140 N. Columbus Blvd.; 215-413-1318.

Chris Hardwick

The comedian and TV host performs through Feb. 1 at Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St.; 215-496-9001.

Crossing Borders: Painting in the Crown of Aragon, 1400–1500

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition exploring a vast Mediterranean region encompassing much of present-day Spain and Italy, through Feb. 23, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

Designs for Different Futures

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition exploring visionary and sometimes controversial designs that promise to transform how we live, eat, heal, travel and even love, in any number of possible futures, through March 8, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

Diego Rivera: Frescoes

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition of murals the revered Mexican artist created in New York for display in an exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art in 1931, through spring, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

Drag Diva Brunch: The Brady Brunch

Mimi Imfurst and special guests perform a tribute to the classic family comedy, noon Feb. 1 at Punch Line Philly, 33 E. Laurel St.; 215-606-6555.

Grey Rock

The Kimmel Center presents the story of a young Palestinian so enamored with the 1969 American moon landing that he sets out to build his own space shuttle, Feb. 6-8 at SEI Innovation Studio, 300 S. Broad St.; 215-893-1999.

 

Kōgei: Art Craft Japan

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition celebrating Japanese kōgei — one-of-a-kind, handcrafted objects made with traditional techniques and natural materials, through summer 2020, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

The Lucas Brothers

The comedians perform 8:30 and 10 p.m. Feb. 1 at Good Good Comedy Theater, 215 N. 11th St.; https://goodgoodcomedy.com.

Man of God

InterAct Theatre Company presents the story of four Korean-American teenage girls on a Christian mission in Bangkok who discover a hidden camera in their hotel bathroom and decide they are going to do something about it, through Feb. 16 at The Drake, 302 S. Hicks St.; 215-568-8079.

Marisa Merz

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition of sculptures and drawings celebrating the life and legacy of the pioneering Italian artist, through Summer, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

Off The Wall: American Art to Wear

Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition of works by mixed-media artists exploring nontraditional materials and methods to create adventurous, deeply imaginative works, through May 17, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway; 215-763-8100.

Second Nature

The William Way LGBT Community Center presents a solo exhibition from photographic collage artist Briana Shewan, through Feb. 28, 1315 Spruce St.; 215-732-2220. 

Verdi's Requiem

Opera Philadelphia presents the classic opera, 8 p.m. Jan. 31 and 2 p.m. Feb. 2 at Kimmel’s Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad St.; 215-893-1999.

Welcome to the Ironside Playhouse

The William Way LGBT Community Center presents an exhibition of photos, film and ephemera from the Jack Van Alstyne Collection, through April 24, 1315 Spruce St.; 215-732-2220.

Whirlpool

Strides Collective presents an original queer play written by Jonathan Edmondson examining key elements of adolescent friendship and exploration of sexuality, Feb. 7-15 at The Iron Factory, 118Fontain St.; 267-702-8709.

A Woman of No Importance

Walnut Street Theatre presents Oscar Wilde’s classic comedy of errors, through March 1, 825 Walnut St.; 215-574-3550.

 

Music

Cold War Kids

The indie rock band performs 8 p.m. Jan. 31 at The Fillmore Philadelphia, 29 E. Allen St.; 215-625-3681.

Little Big Town

The country band performs 8 p.m. Jan. 31 at The Met, 858 N. Broad St.; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Spanish Harlem Orchestra

The Latin jazz group performs 8 p.m. Jan. 31 at Zellerbach Theatre, 3680 Walnut St.; 215-898-3900.

There, There

The Radiohead tribute band performs and celebrates the 20th anniversary of “Kid A.” 8 p.m. Feb. 1 at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

ABBA: The Concert: A Tribute to ABBA

The music of the pop group is celebrated, 8 p.m. Feb. 6 at The Tower Theater, 69th and Ludlow streets; 610-352-2887.

Tanya Tucker

The country singer performs 8 p.m. Feb. 6 at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

 

Nightlife

Devil Drag

The alternative drag show goes horns-up, 9 p.m. Jan. 31 at Tabu, 254 S. 12th St.; 215-964-9675.

BEV’s Bitchfest

BEV’s monthly drag showcase returns, 10 p.m. Feb. 1 at Tabu, 254 S. 12th St.; 215-964-9675.

Lizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz gets the drag treatment, 8 p.m. Feb. 7 at Painted Bride Art Center, 230 Vine St.; 215-925-9914.

Outta Town

Voyage

The music of Journey is celebrated and performed 8 p.m. Jan. 31 at Keswick Theatre, 291 N. Keswick Ave., Glenside; 215-572-7650.

Groundhog Day

The comedy is screened, 1:30 p.m. Feb. 1 at The Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-1228. 

 Kal Penn

The actor and political activist hosts a speaking engagement 8 p.m. Feb. 1 at Keswick Theatre, 291 N. Keswick Ave., Glenside; 215-572-7650.

Horror Bowl

The classic John Carpenter films, “Prince of Darkness,” “In The Mouth of Madness” and “The Thing” are screened, 1 p.m. Feb. 2 at The Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-1228. 

Chopping Mall

The B-Horror film is screened, 9:45 p.m. Feb. 7 at The Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-1228.


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