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OPENING THIS WEEK

Art exhibits

LA PENA

'Tender Dissonance.' Artwork by David de Lara. Opening reception 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays through Aug. 28. 227 Congress Ave. 477-6007, www.lapena-austin.org .

SEVENTY SEVEN GALLERY

'Thrill of It All: Art Graphics Mayhem.' Opening reception 7 p.m. to midnight Friday, party 7 p.m. to midnight Saturday, 2 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. 900 E. Sixth St. No. 103. www.seventysevengallery.com .

STUDIO2GALLERY

'Poet-Tree.' Opening reception 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday. Noon to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 18. 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite 318. 326-9102, www.studio2gallery.com .

Theater

BASS CONCERT HALL

'Jersey Boys.' A group of blue-collar boys becomes American pop singing sensations. Opens 8 p.m. Wednesday. 8 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturdays, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 5. 2350 Robert Dedman Drive. www.broadwayacrossamerica.com .

BLACK BOX THEATER

'The Fantasticks.' Celebrate 50 years of the longest-running Broadway musical. Opens 7:30 p.m. today. 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays through Aug. 22. Free. Due to limited seating, reserve tickets: 476-2625. First Baptist Church, 901 Trinity St. www.trinitystreetplayers.org .

THE OFF CENTER

'Incidents at the 22 Hotel.' Futuristic world where residents of the hotel live on a floating island. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. $15. 2211-A Hidalgo St. www.incidents22.wordpress.com .

Theater

'Annie.' Classic summer musical. 8:30 p.m. today-Sunday. Free. $3 per car. Zilker Theatre, Beverly S. Sheffield Hillside Theatre, Zilker Park, 2301 Barton Springs Road. www.zilker.org .

'Blame It on the Pony Express.' This melodrama is a follow-up to the Calamity Gulch series. 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Aug. 21. 3 p.m. Sunday . Way Off Broadway, 11880 W. FM 2243, Building 4, Leander. 512-259-5878, www.wobcp.org .

'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.' Tennessee Williams' classic story of a Southern family in crisis. 8 p.m. today-Saturday, 5:30 p.m. Sunday. $15 to $20. City Theatre, 3823 Airport Blvd. 524-2870, www.citytheatreaustin.org .

'The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged).' Presented by the Penfold Theater Company. 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays through Aug. 21. Free; accepting donations. Round Rock Amphitheater, 301 W. Bagdad Ave., Round Rock. www.penfoldtheatre.org .

'The Drowsy Chaperone.' Musical satirizing stereotypes from traditional theater. 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays through Aug. 29. Zach Theatre, 1510 Toomey Road. www.zachtheatre.org .

'Esther's Follies' Beat the Heat Comedy Meltdown.' Topical satire, magical illusions and musical comedy revue. 8 p.m. Thursdays, 8 and 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. $20-$27. 525 E. Sixth St. 320-0553, www.esthersfollies.com .

'Fool's Gold.' Melodrama of a town that experiences an outbreak of gold fever. 7:30 p.m. Friday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. $8 to $15. Salado Silver Spur Theater, 108 Royal St. 254-947-3456, www.saladosilverspurtheater.com .

'Metamorphoses.' Visual tale of the myths of Ovid featuring aerialists from Blue Lapis Light. 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 26. $15 to $44. Zach Theatre, 1510 Toomey Road. www.zachtheatre.org .

'Murder on the Movie Set.' Audience interactive comedy whodunit dinner presented by Capital City Mystery Players. 7 p.m. Saturday. $33.50. Spaghetti Warehouse, 117 W. Fourth St. 6 p.m. Sunday. $44.50. Cool River Cafe, 4001 W. Parmer Lane. www.capcitymystery.com .

'The Wedding Singer.' Set in 1985; New Jersey's favorite singer is left at the altar, causing a disastrous backlash until he finds a new interest. 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 5. $8 to $22. Palace Theater, 810 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 512-869-7469 www.thegeorgetownpalace.org .

Film

Paramount Summer Classic Film Series. 'Odd Man Out': 7 p.m. today. 'Brighton Rock': 9:20 p.m. today. 'The Red Shoes': 5:20 p.m. Saturday, 1:30 and 7:20 p.m. Sunday. Visit website for complete list of showtimes. $7 advance online; $9 door. The Paramount, 713 Congress Ave. www.austintheatre.org .

Splash Party Movie Nights. Family friendly movies at Deep Eddy Pool. Saturday: 'Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.' Movies begin at dusk. 401 Deep Eddy Ave. 472-8546.

Thursday Night Blockbuster. Movie-themed improv comedy. 8 p.m. Thursdays. $5. ColdTowne Theater, 4803-B Airport Blvd. www.coldtownetheater.com .

Music

Cerronato Live. Four-piece band sings Colombian-influenced music. 9 p.m. Friday. $7. Esquina Tango, 209 Pedernales St. www.esquinatangoaustin.com .

'It's Ella: A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald.' Presented by Women in Jazz. 6 and 8:30 p.m. Sunday. $22 to $67. One World Theatre, 7701 Bee Cave Road. 512-330-9500, www.womeninjazz.org .

The Marriage of Figaro. Featuring Mozart's opera. 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 5 p.m. Sunday. $12 to $20. Alma Thomas Theater, Southwestern University, 1001 E. University Ave., Georgetown. 512-246-1914, www.spotlightonopera.com .

Nature in Harmony. Concert presented by the Texas Choral Consort. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. $15 to $20. Northwest Hills United Methodist Church, 7050 Village Center Drive. www.txconsort.org .

Noonday Concert Series. Featuring Juilliard pianist Stephanie Chen. Noon today. Free. 12:30 p.m. lunch, $5. Reservations required for lunch. Central Presbyterian Church, 200 E. Eighth St. www.cpcaustin.org .

Comedy

Cap City Comedy Club. John Caparulo: 8 p.m. today, 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Next: Chris Hardwick July 28. 8120 Research Blvd. $5.50-$49.95. 467-2333, www.capcitycomedy.com .

ColdTowne Theater. 'Life Lessons with Sarah 7' 8 p.m. today, 'Double Date Night,' 10 p.m. today, 'Mainstage Sketch Lab 3.0,' 8 p.m. Friday, 'Live at ColdTowne,' 10 p.m. Friday, 'Boy Toy' 7 p.m. Saturday, 'Stool Pigeon' 8 p.m. Saturday, 'Midnight Society' 11 p.m. Saturday, plus more performances. Free to $10. www.coldtownetheater.com .

Gnap Theater Projects. 'Crack,' improvised puppet musical, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Aug. 21. 'Saturday Night Special' 10 p.m. Saturday. $5 to $10. Salvage Vanguard Theater, 2803 Manor Road. www.gnaptheater.org .

Hideout Theatre. 'The Threefer' 8 p.m. today, 'The Boys of Summer' 8 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 20, 'The Spectacle' 10 p.m. Friday, 'Who is T. Henry Baudecliffe?' 8 p.m. Saturday, 'Maestro' 10 p.m. Saturday, 'Flying Theater Machine' 2 p.m. Sunday, 'The Weekender' 7 p.m. Sunday. $10. 617 Congress Ave. 443-3688, www.hideouttheatre.com .

Velveeta Room. Kat Ramzinski: 9:30 p.m. today. Maggie Maye, Brian Gaar and Kat Ramzinski: 9:30 and 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. $12. 469-9116, www.thevelveetaroom.com .

Art galleries

Art on 5th. '1,000 Cranes of Peace Art Installation.' 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays through Aug. 21. 1501 W. Fifth St. 481-1111, www.arton5th.com .

Austin Art Space Gallery. 'What Texas Means to Me.' 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays or by appointment through Aug. 28. 7739 Northcross Drive, Suite Q. 771-2868, www.austinartspace.com .

Austin Galleries. 'Consignment Day,' complimentary evaluation of your collection from noon to 3 p.m. Tuesdays. Regular hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays or by appointment. 1219 W. Sixth St. www.austingalleries.com .

Austin Museum of Art. 'Chris Jordan: Running the Numbers' and 'New Works: Sunyong Chung,' through Sunday . 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 823 Congress Ave. Adults $5, seniors, students or military $4, 12 and younger free. 495-9224, www.amoa.org .

Big Medium. 'All Aboard.' Wednesdays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and by appointment through Aug. 28. 5305 Bolm Road, No. 12. 385-1670, www.bigmedium.org .

Blanton Museum of Art. Opening Saturday : 'Repartee: 19th-Century Prints and Drawings from the Blanton Collection' through Jan. 16, 'Matisse as Printmaker' through Aug. 22, 'New Works for the Collection' through Aug. 22, 'WorkSpace: Anna Craycroft' through Oct. 10, and 'Prints and Drawings' ongoing. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Congress Avenue. $5-$9, free Thursdays. 471-7324, www.blantonmuseum.org .

Co-lab. 'Ain't Nothin Like the Real Thing.' Art by Sarah Welch, Sarah Crowe and Graham Austin. Closing reception 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday. 613 Allen St. 300-8217, www.colabspace.org .

Courtyard Gallery. 'Wayfinding.' Jennifer Chenoweth solo exhibit. 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily through Aug. 27. UT AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, 1900 University Ave. 512-322-2099.

D. Berman Gallery. 'Faith Gay and Raymond Uhlir.' Noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays or by appointment through Aug. 21. 1701 Guadalupe St. 477-8877, www.dbermangallery.com .

Davis Gallery. 'That Summer Feeling.' 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays through Aug. 28. 837 W. 12th St. 477-4929, www.davisgalleryaustin.com .

Domy Books. '88: Organized by Andy Coolquitt.' In association with Okay Mountain. Noon to 8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, noon to 7 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 4. 913 E. Cesar Chavez. www.domystore.com/austin .

Dougherty Arts Center. 'AVAA: Collaboration.' 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Aug. 28. 1110 Barton Springs Road. 974-4025, www.ci.austin.tx.us/dougherty/gallery.htm .

Gallery 5619. 'I am Human. I am Spirit: The Stories of Sioux Elders.' 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays or by appointment through Aug. 29. 5619 Airport Blvd. www.gallery5619.org .

George Washington Carver Museum. 'Reality X 2.' 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, closed Sundays through Aug. 28. 1165 Angelina St. www.ci.austin.tx.us/carver .

Grayduck Gallery. 'Closed Mondays.' Artwork by art museum workers. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays through Aug. 29. 608 W. Monroe Drive, Suite C www.grayduckgallery.com .

H.J. Lutcher Stark Center. 'Our Body: The Universe Within.' Acclaimed educational exhibition of human anatomy. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, noon to 6 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 22. $11 to $21. 403 E. 23rd St. Fifth floor of North End Zone Building, Royal-Memorial Stadium, Gate 16. www.starkcenter.org .

L. Nowlin Gallery. Opening Tuesday: 'Michael Long: 'Argentina Expressions' through Sept. 18. 'The Portrait: A Group Exhibition' through Saturday . 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. 1201 W. Sixth St. 626-9301, www.lnowlingallery.com .

Lora Reynolds Gallery. 'Cordy Ryman: Scrapple.' 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays through Sept. 4. 360 Nueces St., Suite 50. 215-4965, www.lorareynolds.com .

Mexic-Arte Museum. '15th Young Latino Artists: Consensus of Taste.' 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays through Aug. 29. $1 to $5. 419 Congress Ave. 480-9373, www.mexic-artemuseum.org .

Mexican American Cultural Center. 'El Pueblo de las Nubes.' 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 30. 600 River St. 478-6222, www.ci.austin.tx.us/macc .

Okay Mountain. '88: Organized by Andy Coolquitt.' 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays and noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 4. 1312 E. Cesar Chavez St., Suite B. www.okaymountain.com .

Pump Project Art Complex. 'The Family of Man: Natalya Kochak.' Noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays through Aug. 21. 702 Shady Lane. www.pumpproject.org .

Testsite. 'Michael Krumenacker: Your Hair Is Mine.' 2 to 5 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 5. 502 W. 33rd St. www.fluentcollab.org.

Valley Art League Gallery. 'Juried exhibition.' 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays and 1 to 5 p.m. weekends through Sept. 28. Wimberley Community Center, 14070 RM 12. 512-826-4286, www.visitwimberley.com/artleague .

Wally Workman Gallery. '30th Anniversary Show.' 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays or by appointment through Sept. 4. 1202 W. Sixth St. 472-7428, www.wallyworkmangallery.com .

Women & Their Work. 'Karen Mahaffy: Persistence of Moment.' 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays through Sept. 2. 1710 Lavaca St. 477-1064, www.womenandtheirwork.org .

Yard Dog. Brad and Sundie Ruppert: 'Live Out Loud.' 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays through Aug. 22. 1510 S. Congress Ave. 912-1613, www.yarddog.com .