Out & About: April 1-7

Out & About: April 1-7

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Fri. 04/01
Black-Tie GayBingo AIDS Fund Philadelphia hosts the fundraising event at 6:30 p.m. at Crystal Tea Room, 100 Penn Square East, The Wanamaker Building; 215-731-9255.

Nnenna Freelon The Grammy-winning jazz singer performs 8 p.m. at Zellerbach Theatre, 3680 Walnut St.; 215-898-3900.

The Residents The avant-garde band performs at 8 p.m. at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

The Terminator The blockbuster sci-fi film is screened at 9:45 p.m. at Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-0223.

Sat. 04/02
Ms. Scorpio“N” The author of “Scorpio Rising: Black Lesbian Erotic Poetry” hosts a reading at 5:30 p.m. at Giovanni’s Room, 345 S. 12th St.; 215-923-2960.

Fooling April perform “Rubber Soul” and “Revolver” The Philadelphia band performs the two classic Beatles albums at 7:30 p.m. at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

Joe’s Café Rupert Wates and friends present a critically acclaimed musical revue of songs based on true stories, performed by Stacey Lorin, Craig Bickhardt, JD Malone, Elle, Cassendre Xavier, Gina Blechman, Lizanne Knott and Ed Wise, 8 p.m. at Psalm Salon, 5841 Overbrook Ave.; 215-477-7578.

Kevin Smith The award-winning director hosts a Q&A at 8 p.m. at Keswick Theatre, 291 N. Keswick Ave.; 215-572-7650.

KT Sullivan The cabaret singer performs at 8:30 p.m. at Bob Egan’s New Hope, Ramada Inn, 6426 Lower York Road, New Hope; (215) 862-5225.

Alien vs. Ninja The sci-fi film is screened at midnight at the Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch St.; 215-922-6888.

Sun. 04/03 The Three Stooges Meet Hercules The 1962 film is screened at 2 p.m. at Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-0223.

VOICES Cabaret Mark Dolan and members of the Voices Choral present an evening of lively entertainment, 5 p.m. at Bob Egan’s New Hope, Ramada Inn, 6426 Lower York Road, New Hope; 215-862-5225.

David Sedaris The openly gay humorist performs at 7 p.m. at Keswick Theatre, 291 N. Keswick Ave.; 215-572-7650.

Mon. 04/04 Black Swan The Oscar-winning film is screened at 8 p.m. at the Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch St.; 215-922-6888.

Tue. 04/05
CREAM: The Best of Philly Rising The Philadelphia-based musician performs a showcase at 8 p.m. at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

Rod Stewart and Stevie Nicks The rock singers perform at 8 p.m. at Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St.; 215-336-3600.

Wed. 04/06
William Fitzsimmons The singer-songwriter, whose songs have been heard on “Grey’s Anatomy,” performs at 8 p.m. at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

Thu. 04/07
The Harvest: Spoken Soul 215 Open Mic Spoken-word artists perform at 8 p.m. at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

Variety Showcase Night Eddie Bruce hosts a showcase at 8 p.m. at Bob Egan’s New Hope, Ramada Inn, 6426 Lower York Road, New Hope; 215-862-5225.

Fri. 04/08
Ralphie May The comedian performs at 8 p.m. at Keswick Theatre, 291 N. Keswick Ave.; 215-572-7650.

Colleen Zenk The cabaret singer performs at 8:30 p.m. at Bob Egan’s New Hope, Ramada Inn, 6426 Lower York Road, New Hope; 215-862-5225.

Club D’Elf with special guest John Medeski The Moroccan trance/dance artist performs at 9 p.m. at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

Opening
Basil Twist’s Petrushka The Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents the story of a tragic love triangle brought to life by innovative puppetry, April 6-16 at Harold Prince Theatre, 3680 Walnut St.; 215-898-3900.

Depth Perception AxD Gallery presents an exhibition by graphic designer and lettering artist John Langdon, best known for his pioneering work with ambigrams, April 8-May 14, 265 S. 10th St.; 215-627-6250.

Educating Rita Quince Productions presents a comedy abut a hairdresser who decides she wants to get educated, through April 23 at Walnut Street Theatre Studio 5, 825 Walnut St.; 215-574-3550.

Continuing
Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps Walnut Street Theatre, through May 1, 825 Walnut St.; 215-574-3550.

Epherman Existence Gallery 339, through May 7, 339 S. 21st St.; 215-731-1530.

Facing Out, Facing In: Figurative Works The James A. Michener Art Museum, through May 1, 138 S. Pine St., Doylestown; 215-340-9800.

A Glimpse of Paradise: Gold in Islamic Art Philadelphia Museum of Art, through April 11, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

Mary Poppins The stage adaptation of the beloved Disney musical is presented through April 17 at Kimmel’s Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad St.; 215-731-3333.

The Men of Mah Jongg Society Hill Playhouse, through April 17 in the Red Room, 507 S. Eighth St.; 215-923-0210.

The Peacock Male: Exuberance and Extremes in Masculine Dress Philadelphia Museum of Art, through June, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

Roberto Capucci: Art into Fashion Philadelphia Museum of Art, through June 5, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

Speaking In Tongues Walnut Street Theatre presents a mystery comprised of three interwoven stories through April 17 at Independence Studio on 3, 825 Walnut St.; 215-574-3550.

Spies, Traitors & Saboteurs: Fear and Freedom in America The National Constitution Center, through May 30, 525 Arch St.; 215-409-6600.

Tailoring Philadelphia: Tradition and Innovation in Menswear Philadelphia Museum of Art, through summer, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

To Love, Honor and Obey? Stories of Italian Renaissance Marriage Chests Philadelphia Museum of Art, through July, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.

Tommy Media Theater presents the classic-rock opera through May 22, 104 E. State St., Media; 610-891-0100.

The Eyes of Babylon The Bristol Riverside Theatre, through April 3, 120 Radcliffe St.; 215-785-0100.

Fruitville/The School Papers AxD Gallery presents an exhibition of two series of intimate, seldom-seen works by artist Douglas Witmer, through April 2, 265 S. 10th St.; 215-627-6250.

In the Next Room or The Vibrator Play The Wilma Theater, through April 3, 265 S. Broad St.; 215-546-7824.

Je’Caryous Johnson’s Marriage Material A couple’s counseling retreat goes sour for skeletons come flying out of the closet, through April 3 at Merriam Theatre, 250 S. Broad St.; 215-731-3333.

Closing
Music and Comedy Peter Nero and the Philly Pops perform with comedian Robert Klein, through April 3 at Kimmel’s Verizon Hall, 260 S. Broad St.; 215-893-1999.

Paul Mooney The comedian seen on “Chappelle’s Show” performs through April 2 at Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St.; 215-496-9001.

Superior Donuts Arden Theatre Company presents a comedy about a doughnut shop that’s undergoing some changes along with the community it’s in, through April 3 at F. Otto Hass Stage, 40 N. Second St.; 215-922-1122.

The Terrible Girls Azuka Theatre presents a dark comedy of friendship, obsession and Southern sensibilities, through April 3 at The Latvian Society, 531 N. Seventh St.; 215-733-0255.

Truly Classical The Philadelphia Orchestra performs with Canadian-born Philadelphian Marc-André Hamelin and led by Munich-born Jun Märkl, through April 2 at Kimmel’s Verizon Hall, 260 S. Broad St.; 215-893-1999.


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