This week's free events
Music from the Collections: "Facade." A performance by the University of Texas New Music Ensemble of music from the Ransom Center's collections, including Edith Sitwell and William Walton's "Facade," with an introduction by professor Robert Freeman. 7:30 p.m. Monday . Free. Bates Recital Hall, 2420 Robert Dedman Drive. 471-8944, www.hrc.utexas.edu .
Monday Movies Under The Stars. Nerdy November features the 1985 satirical comedy "Real Genius" at 8 p.m. Monday . The Vortex, 2307 Manor Road. www.vortexrep.org .
BookPeople signing. Historian and musician Bobby Bridger gives in-store performance and signs copies of his new book exploring the impact of Native American culture on the American psyche, "Where The Tall Grass Grows." 7 p.m. Tuesday. BookPeople, 603 N. Lamar Blvd. www.bookpeople.com .
UT Football. Catch the Longhorn game on the big screen. Doors open one hour before kick-off. 7 p.m. Thursday. Admission is free, but purchasing a $5 food voucher in advance guarantees seating. Alamo Ritz, 320 E. Sixth St. 476-1320, www.drafthouse.com .
- Melissa Martinez; email@example.com