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Wednesday 14



film

Political Film Screening The Richmond Chapter of Americans United for the Separation of Church and State presents a screening of the American Civil Liberties Union's "Freedom Files: Religious Freedom" at Congregation Or Atid at 7 p.m. Free. 501 N. Parham Road. 673-6123.

word

Glenn Beck on Tour Radio personality Beck comes to the Landmark Theater at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25-$35. Call 262-8100 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.

music

Anchor Point Summer Concert Series Anchor Point Marina in Hopewell hosts a weekly concert series. This week, The Kode performs. Gates open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $5. Call 350-5561 or visit www.seagullpromotions.com.

Innsbrook After Hours The Innsbrook concert series at FasMart Pavilion continues with moe. and Melissa Ferrick. Doors at 6 p.m., music starts at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $10-$30. Call 794-6700 or visit www.innsbrookafterhours.com.

night life

Babe's of Carytown Karaoke, weekly, free. 355-9330.

Bogart's Back Room Seven Hills (blues, rock), 9 p.m., $5. 353-9280.

Bottega Bistro Tommy Witten Trio, weekly, 6 p.m. 379-9899.

Breaker's South No Charge, weekly, 8 p.m. 323-8024.

Buffalo Wild Wings (Virginia Center Commons) Nard's Karaoke, weekly, free. 553-9998.

Bull and Bear Club Lounge Party Open House, weekly, 6-9 p.m., free. 649-8431.

Caddy's Karaoke, weekly, free. 794-3007.

Café Diem Fabled Automatic, 9:30 p.m., free. 353-2500.

Canal Club Hump Night Comedy, weekly, 9-11 p.m. 643-2582.

Cary Street Café Death by Ham Sandwich (vaudevillian string band), weekly, 10 p.m., $5. 353-7445.

Club Razzles "Havana Nights," salsa and merengue, with free dance lessons, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 330-0007.

Double Bull Sherry's Karaoke, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 264-2855.

Easy Street Café Nard's Karaoke, weekly, free. 355-1198.

Empire Allen Thompson (solo acoustic), weekly, 10 p.m., free. 344-3323.

Europa iPod night with Joe, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 643-0911.

Glenn's Corporation Another Level (R&B, funk), weekly, 9 p.m.-midnight, $5. 321-3444.

Hyperlink Café Beat Sauce (downtempo, urban grooves), weekly, 4-9 p.m., free. We Funk Wednesdays (open-mic talent search), weekly, 9 p.m., $5-$10. 254-1942.

LA Grill Mike Shiflett and Friends (jazz, R&B), weekly, 8:30-11:30 p.m., free. 266-3328.

Lucky Lounge S.I.N. Night, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 648-5100.

Maggiano's Little Italy The RVA Latin Jazz Band, weekly, 6-10 p.m., free. 253-0900.

Mars Bar Retrolution (industrial), weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Martini Kitchen and Bubble Bar DJ Williams Projekt (soul, jazz, hip-hop), weekly, 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m., free. 254-4904.

Matrixx Room College Dance Night, weekly, 9 p.m. 225-8686.

Nanci Raygun The Riot Before, Vinny Keys, 18 and older, 10 p.m., $5. 353-4263.

Penny Lane Pub Acoustic open-mic night, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 780-1682.

Positive Vibe Café 3 Tattoo Red (Americana), 7:30-9:30 p.m., free. 560-9622.

Rare Olde Times Princess Complex, weekly, 8:30 p.m., free. 750-1346.

Rocks Club Plastik (Brit pop, indie), weekly, 8 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 648-ROCK.

Shamrock Pub Karaoke with Matt Rock, weekly, 9 p.m. 330-0617.

Shenanigans Amy Henderson (alternative folk rock), weekly, 7:30 p.m., free. 264-5010.

The Tobacco Company Bopcats, 8 p.m., free. 782-9555.

Thursday 15



word

Fiction Reading Chop Suey Books presents the von Gribley Reading Series featuring the fiction of Andrew Blossom and Ivan Fehrenbach at 7:30 p.m. 1317 W. Cary St. 497-4705.

music

Groovin' in the Garden The Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden music series continues with The Hackensaw Boys and The Avett Brothers. Gates open at 5 p.m. Tickets are $15-$20. Call 262-9887 or visit www.richmondconcerts.net.

Innsbrook After Hours The Innsbrook concert series at FasMart Pavilion continues with a special performance by Styx and Del Castillo. Doors at 6 p.m., music starts at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $15-$35. Call 794-6700 or visit www.innsbrookafterhours.com.

Third Thursdays The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents a night of music, art and food, 6-9 p.m. This month, DJ Cliff Merritt hosts a Hot Off the Beach party. Tickets are $10. 200 N. Boulevard. 340-1405.

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Richmond Shakespeare Festival The season kicks off with the comedy that inspired so many teen movies, "The Taming of the Shrew," at Agecroft Hall at 8 p.m. and Thursdays-Sundays through July 9. Tickets are $18. 4305 Sulgrave Road. Call (866) BARD-TIX or visit www.richmondshakespeare.com.

night life

Alley Katz My Favorite Highway, Rodina, Rayah, Adelyn, Ending Vision, Danatalie, all ages, 6-11 p.m. 643-2816.

Ashland Coffee and Tea Pine Leaf Boys (Cajun), dance lesson 7 p.m., music 8-11 p.m., $10. 288-2800.

Azzurro Restaurant Mike Ess, Jon Cannon and Laura Ann Boyd (jazz), weekly, 6:30-9:30 p.m., free. 282-1509.

Bahama Joe's Top 40 Dance Night, weekly, free. 262-9652.

Baja Bean Company Karaoke, weekly. 257-5445.

Bandito's "Thursday Night Drama" Dance Night with DJ Rick Danger, weekly. 354-9999.

Bogart's Back Room The Slack Family (bluegrass), 9 p.m., $5. 353-9280.

Bottega Bistro Thomas Coleman, weekly, 6 p.m. 379-9899.

Brandermill Inn Karaoke with Stevie Ray Braun, weekly. 739-8871.

Brio's Tuscan Grille The Carol Covell Trio (jazz), 6-9 p.m., free. 272-2255.

Bubba's Restaurant Karaoke, weekly, 8 p.m.-midnight, free. 236-1600.

Buffalo Wild Wings (Broad St.) Nard's Karaoke, weekly, free. 672-8732.

Caddy's Karaoke, weekly, free. 794-3007.

Café Diem Roger Carroll and Chez Roué Orchette, weekly, 9:30 p.m., free. 353-2500.

Canal Club 102.1 the X presents Triple Threat Thursdays with Pyne, Lofat, Red Hymnal, weekly, 8:30 p.m., free. 643-2582.

Capitol Coffee and Desserts D'Santis Duo (jazz), weekly, 12:30-1:30 p.m., free. 204-1755.

Caribbean Mingles Talent showcase (performance, fashion), weekly, 8:30 p.m., $5. 397-4032.

Cary Street Café Dennis Licari (acoustic), 10 p.m., $5. 353-7445.

Club Richbrau DJ dance night, weekly, 8 p.m. 644-3018.

Crossroads Open-mic night with Michelle Saud features Rize, weekly, free. 643-2060.

Double Bull Sherry's Karaoke, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 264-2855.

Europa Escape with Oliver K (dark progressive house), weekly, 10 p.m., free. 643-0911.

Glenn's Corporation Another Level (R&B, funk), weekly, 9 p.m.-midnight, $5. 321-3444.

Honey Whyte's Ryan Hearn (acoustic rock), weekly, 8 p.m., free. 643-6022.

Hyperlink Café Liquid Lounge (neo soul, R&B, hip-hop), weekly, 4-9 p.m., free. Liquid (hip-hop, house, reggae), weekly, 9 p.m., $10. 254-1942.

Maggiano's Little Italy The RVA New Orleans Jazz Band, weekly, 6-10 p.m., free. 253-0900.

Mars Bar Pop '80s Dance Night, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Matrixx Room Reggae Party, weekly, 9 p.m., $5. 225-8686.

Mulligan's Sports Grille (South Side) Karaoke, weekly, free. 744-8686.

Nanci Raygun Six Foot Loofah, The Farewell Theory, Laden Angel, Liberty Valence, all ages, 5 p.m., $6. Richmatic presents the Producer's Cup (underground hip-hop), 18 and older, 10 p.m., $3. 353-4263.

Pour House West End Kari Smith (pianist, singer-songwriter), 9 p.m., free. 364-9083.

Rare Olde Times Uisce Beathe (Irish jam), weekly, 8:30 p.m., free. 750-1346.

Reflections For Women Only Night (house, dance, urban), weekly, 6 p.m., 545-8983.

Rocks Y101 Rock Off Championship, weekly, 7 p.m., $3-$5. 648-ROCK.

Ruth's Chris Steak House Bryce McCormick (piano), weekly, 6:30-9:30 p.m., free. 378-0600.

Sharky's Pat O'Brien (singer-songwriter), weekly, 9:30 p.m., free. 273-1888.

Sideline Café Karaoke hosted by Bill Campbell, weekly, 8:30 p.m. 748-4786.

Sin é Karaoke Night, weekly, 9 p.m.-midnight, free. 649-7767.

Stratford Grill Wrenn Mangum (rockabilly), 7-10 p.m., free. 320-1218.

Tonic Soul Kitchen (music and poetry), weekly, 8 p.m., $7. 304-6857.

The Tobacco Company The Taters, 8 p.m., free. 782-9555.

Visions Dance Club Karaoke, weekly, 7:30 p.m., free. 379-3800.

Friday 16



events

Bull Riding Professional bull rider Greg Potter and 80 others compete for a shot at the World Finals against very large, probably pretty mean bulls, starting at 8 p.m. at the Richmond Coliseum. Through June 17. Tickets are $12-$60. Call 262-8100 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.

Juneteenth Celebration The Elegba Folklore Society presents a three-day "Freedom Celebration" with a symposium, speakers, a torch walk and more, kicking off with a performance by The Last Poets at the Hyperlink Café at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10. Through June 19. For more information about the program, call 644-3900 or visit www.efsinc.org.

film

International Film Series The University of Richmond presents its summer series of films at 3 p.m. in the Adams Auditorium and Sunday in Jepson Hall 118. This week, the film is "When the Sea Rises." Free. 289-8860.

Two Houses Film Festival Yellow House and Gateway Homes present a three-day film festival on mental illness. Today the film is "Out of the Shadow" at the Firehouse Theatre at 7 p.m. Through June 18. Admission is $5. 1609 W. Broad St. 329-4735.

word

Bloomsday Festival The Irish American Society of Richmond presents a celebration of the life and work of James Joyce with readings and more at Rare Olde Times, Borders Books and Music, and Café Gutenberg, starting at 7 p.m. 673-0857.

music

Friday Cheers The Brown's Island music series continues with Kevin Kinney's S.T.A.R. and Sin City Revival at 6:30 p.m. Free. Call 788-6466 or visit www.citycelebrations.org.

Fridays at Sunset The Kanawha Plaza concert series continues with Euge Groove. The show starts at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $20. Call (800) 594-TIXX or visit www.fridaysatsunset.com.

Innsbrook After Hours The Innsbrook concert series at FasMart Pavilion continues with a special performance by Lee Ann Womack. Doors at 6 p.m., music starts at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $15-$35. Call 794-6700 or visit www.innsbrookafterhours.com.

John McCutcheon in Concert Folk singer McCutcheon plays the Singleton Center, to benefit the Richmond Peace Education Center, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12-$20. 922 Park Ave. 232-1002.

Short Pump Town Center Music Series The free weekly music series at Short Pump runs 6-8 p.m. This week, the Marna Bales Band performs. 364-9500.

galleries

Anderson Gallery Two shows — "From the Seat of Authority," works by Andy Warhol, Gertrude Morgan, Robert Rauschenberg and others, curated by VCU graduate students, and "The Human Touch: Selections From the RBC Dain Rauscher Art Collection" — open with a reception, 7-9 p.m. Through July 29. 907 1/2 W. Franklin St. 828-1522.

Artemis Gallery The gallery presents "Anthesteria," a two-day festival of music and art, featuring painter Ginger Pennington, vocalist Wendy Pace, The Anthony Curtis Band and others, 6-11 p.m. Through June 17. 1601 W. Main St. 254-1755.



Crossroads Gallery of Art The June All Media Show opens with a reception, 6-9 p.m. Through July 13. 2016 Staples Mill Road. 278-8950.

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Studio School Gallery "Watercolor Paintings" by Ann Chenoweth runs through Aug. 25. 200 N. Boulevard. 340-1400.

night life

Alley Katz The Bridge with Brian Montbleau, 18 and older, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $8. 643-2816.

Andy's Restaurant (Ashland) Big Boss Man, 9 p.m., free. 798-9751.

Ashland Coffee & Tea Stephen Simmons (alt country), 8 p.m., $10. 798-1702.

Babes of Carytown The Orderlies, 8-11 p.m., $5. 355-9330.

Bahama Joe's Live country music, weekly, 9:15 p.m., $5. 262-9652.

Bogart's Back Room Sambaiosis (Brazilian jazz), 9 p.m., $7. 353-9280.

Buffalo Wild Wings (Shockoe Slip) Nard's Karaoke, weekly, $1. 648-8900.

Breakers South The Tin Man, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 323-8024.

Café Diem Cashmere Jungle Lords, 9:30 p.m., free. 353-2500.

Canal Club Mensrea, Fail-Safe, Omegalord, Separation, 8:30 p.m., $5. 643-2582.

Caribbean Mingles Friday After Work Party with DJ Ace and Rich Boy (hip-hop, R&B, reggae), weekly, 5-8 p.m., $5. 780-0013.

Cary Street Café Brown Sabbath (Black Sabbath tribute), 10 p.m., $5. 353-7445.

Clock Tower Pub Karaoke with Amanda Rogers, weekly, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., free. 730-8686.

Club Richbrau DJ Rocky and Friends (dance music), weekly, 8 p.m., $3. 644-3018.

ComedySportz ComedySportz (interactive improv), weekly, 7:30 p.m., $10-$12. 266-9377.

Daddio's Grille Karaoke, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 754-1448.

Easy Street Café Fabled Automatic, 10 p.m., free. 355-1198.

Emilio's The RJR Duo (jazz), weekly, 7-9 p.m., free. Doc Branch and the Keynotes (jazz), weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., $5. 359-1224.

Europa DJ Jeff McGrath and Tyke (progressive house), weekly, 10 p.m., free. 643-0911.

Funny Bone Bruce Bruce, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m., $25. 521-8900.

Gallery5 Pedals on Our Pirate Ships CD release (members of Avail, Triple Twins and others), Mason Dixon Disaster, Landmines, 8 p.m., $5. 644-0005.

Glenn's Corporation Baker Brothers, weekly, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. 321-3444.

Goals Tavern Sherry's Karaoke, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 746-5444.

Godfrey's Reflex Dance Night (Brit pop), 10 p.m.-2 a.m., $3-$5. 648-3957.

Los Mariachis Karaoke with Amanda Rogers, weekly, 7-11 p.m., free. 559-6014.

Lucky Lounge DJ Burn-E (electronic, dance, polka), weekly, 10 p.m., free. 648-5100.

Mars Bar New Wave Dance Night, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Matrixx Room Friday Night Dance Party, weekly, 9 p.m., $5-$10. 225-8686.

Mulligan's Sports Grille (W. Main St.) Karaoke, weekly, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m., free. 353-8686.

Murphy's Law II Nick's Karaoke, weekly, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., free. 739-0800.

Nanci Raygun Chaotic Alliance, Insurrect, Bludwolf, all ages, 6 p.m., $8. 353-4263.

Pasta Luna John and Jack Winn Quartet (jazz), weekly, 7 p.m., free. 763-3211.

Poe's Pub Billy Ray Hatley and the Showdogs (roots rock), 9:30 p.m., $5. 648-2120.

Pour House West End Ladies '80s featuring DJ Jizzy Trent (dance music), weekly, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., free. 364-9083.

Rare Olde Times Andy, Cindy and Thensome (Irish folk), weekly, 8:30 p.m., free. 750-1346.

Richbrau's TapHouse Grill Gypsy Roots (swing jazz guitar), weekly, 8-11 p.m., free. 644-3018.

Rocks Friday Cheers after-party, weekly, 9 p.m., $5. 648-ROCK.

Shamrock Pub Karaoke with Brandon Campbell, weekly, 9 p.m. 330-0617.

Sharky's The Wrest with Pat O'Brien, weekly, 9:30 p.m., free. 273-1888.

Shenanigans Mo Debree, 8:30 p.m., $5. 264-5010.

Sin é US, 9 p.m.-midnight, free. 649-7767.

Thai Curry House Richmond Underground presents Level II (retro electric, dance music), weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. This week, BJoo, Kid Elipses, Rican, Hoodrich and Castiel. 358-7027

The Tobacco Company Jimmy O Band, 9:30 p.m., free. 782-9555.

Saturday 17



events

Action Sports World Tour The lords and ladies of extreme sports come to Tredegar Iron Works for competition in skateboarding, BMX, in-line skating, motocross and more, plus break-dancing competitions, paintball and more, culminating in a concert by Alien Ant Farm June 18. Gates open today at 1:30 p.m. Through June 18. Tickets are $10-$16. Call 828-RAMS or visit www.actionsportstour.com.

Rocketts Landing Sprints Regatta The Virginia Boat Club hosts regatta sprints on the James River, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. 4708 Old E. Main St. 353-6179.

word

Lyric Ave The spoken word/comedy/musical variety show presents "It's a Love Thing," a Father's Day-themed show, with comedian Timmy Hall, at the Empire Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15. 114 W. Broad St. 344-3390.

Poetry and Prose Reading Art6 presents "Womenspeak," readings by Ann Archer, Joan Kalyan-Curtis, Prema Devi, Marian Hollowell, Verda Little, Shann Palmer, Darlene Scott and Jennifer Yane, at 8 p.m. Free. 6 E. Broad St. 343-1406.

film

Two Houses Film Festival Yellow House and Gateway Homes present a three-day film festival on mental illness. Today the film is "Spider" at the Byrd Theatre at 2 p.m. Through June 18. Admission is $5. 2908 W. Cary St. 329-4735.

stage

Science Museum of Virginia The Carpenter Science Theatre Company presents a farcical take on "Hansel and Gretel" at 1 and 3 p.m. and Thursdays-Mondays through Aug. 31. Free with admission. 2500 W. Broad St. 864-1400.

music

Art and Music Fundraiser Element Lounge hosts a fund-raising event for Pine Camp Arts and Community Center featuring the art of Diego Sanchez, Andy Bality, Jeff Majer, Todd S. Hale and others, and music by Alchemy, 7 p.m.-midnight. Admission is $5. 119 N. 18th St. 646-3674.

Gongs Concert Richard Hite and the Institute of Noetic Science present a concert of sacred Tibetan temple gongs, starting with a lecture, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., followed by music, noon-2 p.m., at River Road Church. Tickets are $15-$25. 8000 River Road. 231-6635.

Stretchin' at Stir Crazy A monthly music series at Stir Crazy Coffee Shop starts at 8 p.m. This month, BJ Kocen, Ames Arnold and Brian Doherty perform. Tickets are $5. 4015 MacArthur Drive. 864-0264.

galleries

Artemis Gallery The gallery presents "Anthesteria," the second day of the two-day festival of music and art, featuring vendors, sculpture, art demonstrations and music by Gameshow Hero, The Red Shoes and What Price Victory, noon-10 p.m. Free. 1601 W. Main St. 254-1755.

museums

Virginia Aviation Museum The museum presents an Air Fair, featuring an F-16, a light sport aircraft, a bomb squad dog, the SR-71 and more, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission is $4-$6. 5701 Huntsman Road. 236-3622.

Virginia Center for Architecture Dennis Halloran leads a tour of "The House That Pope Built" at 2 p.m. Admission is $5-$10. 2501 Monument Ave. 644-3041.

night life

Alley Katz Agents of Good Roots, Wrinkle Neck Mules, 18 and older, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $10-$12. 643-2816.

Artspace Blue Line Highway, Engine 143, 5-9 p.m., free. 232-6464.

Ashland Coffee & Tea The Gourds (alt country), 8 p.m., $15. 798-1702.

Bahama Joe's Live country music, weekly, 9:15 p.m., $5. 262-9652.

Bandito's "Saturday Night Nature" Dance Night with DJ Rick Danger, weekly. 354-9999.

Bogart's Back Room Billy Ray Hatley and the Showdogs (roots rock), 9 p.m., $7. 353-9280.

Bottega Bistro Thomas Coleman (acoustic guitar), weekly, 6-9 p.m., free. 379-9899.

Café Diem Boneanchor, 9 p.m., free. 353-2500.

Canal Club Carbon Leaf, 8:30 p.m., $14-$16. 643-2582.

Cary Street Café King Solomon's Marbles (Dead tribute), 10 p.m., $5. 353-7445.

Club Richbrau DJ Rocky and Friends (dance music), weekly, 9 p.m., free. 644-3018.

ComedySportz ComedySportz High School League (improv), 4 p.m., $7. ComedySportz (interactive improv), weekly, 7:30 p.m., $10-$12. 266-9377.

Easy Street Café Palominos (alt-country), 9 p.m., free. 355-1198.

Europa DJ Omar (deep house), weekly, 10 p.m., free. 643-0911.

Funny Bone Bruce Bruce, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m., $25. 521-8900.

Glenn's Corporation Baker Brothers, weekly, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. 321-3444.

Gospel Chicken House Pope Brothers, Justified, 7 p.m., free. 883-6487.

Grafiti Grille Carol Covell Trio (jazz), 7 p.m., free. 288-0633.

Hyperlink Café D Tribe's RUSH night (house, breaks, hip-hop), weekly, 21 and older, 10 p.m. 254-1942.

Ironhorse Restaurant Chicago Cy (blues, jazz), 8 p.m., free. 752-6410.

Los Mariachis Karaoke with Amanda Rogers, weekly, 7-11 p.m., free. 559-6014.

Lucky Lounge DJ Burn-E (electronic, dance, polka), weekly, 10 p.m., free. 648-5100.

Mars Bar '80s Hits and Electronic Dance Night, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Nanci Raygun Condemned by Silence, Manic, In Loving Memory, The Jacob Spindel, Dismembering Nightmare, all ages, 5 p.m., $7. 353-4263.

Poe's Pub Jimmy Catlett Band (rock), 9:30 p.m., $5. 648-2120.

Pour House West End Radiowhore (noise rock), 10 p.m., free. 364-9083.

Rare Olde Times Andy, Cindy and Thensome (Irish folk), weekly, 8:30 p.m., free. 750-1346.

Richbrau's TapHouse Grill The Tommy Clarke Trio with Russ Hanchin and Joe Sarver (classic jazz), weekly, 7-10 p.m., free. 644-3018.

Shenanigans Page Wilson with Reckless Abandon, 9 p.m., $6. 264-5010.

Sin é Kevin Selfe, 9 p.m.-midnight, free. 649-7767.

The Tobacco Company Jimmy O Band, 9:30 p.m., free. 782-9555.

Tropical Soul Soul Fa Real night (funk, reggae, hip-hop, soul), 9:45 p.m., free. 771-1605.

Sunday 18



events

Action Sports World Tour The extreme sports competitions at Tredegar Iron Works run 1-6:30 p.m., followed by a concert by Alien Ant Farm. Tickets are $10-$16. Call 285-9495 or visit www.actionsportstour.com.

film

International Film Series The University of Richmond presents its summer series of films at 7:30 p.m. in Jepson Hall 118. This week, the film is "When the Sea Rises." Free. 289-8860.

Two Houses Film Festival Yellow House and Gateway Homes present a three-day film festival on mental illness. Today, the film is "Revolution #9" at the Firehouse Theatre at 1 p.m. Admission is $5. 1609 W. Broad St. 329-4735.

word

Book Reading Louis Bayard reads from his new Poe mystery novel, "The Pale Blue Eye," at The Poe Museum at 7 p.m. 1914 E. Main St. (888) 21-EAPOE.

music

Richmond Philharmonic Concert The Philharmonic performs "Broadway!" popular songs by Gershwin, Dvorak, Bernstein and others, 6 p.m. at The Gardens at Sunday Park in Brandermill. There is a second concert June 19. Free. 740-2890.

stage

Art Works Tony Cosby, Rodney Choice and Charles Satchell perform a fictional encounter between Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X in "The Meeting" at 3 p.m. Tickets are $20. 320 Hull St. 329-1517.

museums

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden The garden celebrates Father's Day with a classic car show and performance by The Jangling Reinhardts, noon-4 p.m. Admission is $6-$10. 1800 Lakeside Ave. 262-9887.

Valentine Richmond History Center The museum hosts walking tours every Sunday at 2 p.m. This week the tour explores the Fan. Admission is $5-$10. Also, the museum hosts a free day to view the sculpture in the garden, noon-5 p.m. 1015 E. Clay St. 649-0711.

night life

Blue Mountain Cafe The RJR Duo (jazz), weekly, noon-3 p.m., free. 355-8002.

Bottoms Up Pizza Terri Murphy and the Butterbean Jazz Quartet, weekly, 7:30-10:30 p.m., free. 644-4400.

Brandermill Inn Wendy and Raye, weekly, 3-7 p.m. 739-8871.

Caddy's Karaoke, weekly, free. 794-3007.

Café Diem Johnny Hott and the Piedmont Souprize, weekly, 7:30-10:30 p.m., free. 353-2500.

Canal Club Step Out Sundays, weekly, 10 p.m. 643-2582.

Cary Street Café Bluegrass brunch jam, weekly, 2-5 p.m., free. The Influence (alt rock), 9:30 p.m., $3. 353-7445.

Commercial Taphouse Kurt Stemhagen, 8 p.m., free. 359-6544.

Easy Street Café 9:55 Club Comedy Night, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 355-1198.

Emilio's Calf Mountain Jam, 18 and older, 9 p.m., $5. 359-1224.

Funny Bone Bruce Bruce, 7 p.m., $25. 521-8900.

Grafiti Grille Jazz brunch with Rusty Farmer and Mike Ess, weekly, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., free. 288-0633.

Jumpin J's Java J's Soleil Jazz, weekly, noon-3 p.m., free. 344-3500.

Legend Brewing Company Bluegrass jam, weekly, 6 p.m., free. This week, Tony Cook and Will Perkins. 232-3446.

Mars Bar Throwback Dance Night ('80s and eclectic), weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Mulligan's Sports Grille (W. Main St.) Dave Pillsbury's Toot Sweet Jazz Ensemble, weekly, 7-10 p.m., free. 353-8686.

Nanci Raygun Blacklisted, Tombstone, Verse, Guns Up!, all ages, 6 p.m., $7. 353-4263.

Rocks Club Colonize (punktronic, Euro dance), weekly, 8 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 648-ROCK.

Monday 19



word

Children's Theater Young Audiences of Virginia presents a musical show for children, "Cindy and Shelly: You're Such a Character," at the Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen at 9:30 a.m. Admission is $5. 2880 Mountain Road. 261-6200.

SlamRichmond The poetry slam series to create a team to send to the National Poetry Slam concludes with the Championship Invitational, 7:30 p.m. at ComedySportz. Admission is $7-$10. 7115-A Staples Mill Road. 263-7637.

music

Centenary Classics Centenary United Methodist Church presents its 19th annual music festival with daily organ performances at 12:05 p.m. and 5:50 p.m. through June 22 and "Venetian Vespers" June 25 at 5 p.m. Donations accepted. 411 E. Grace St. 648-8318.

Classical Concert Soprano Anne O'Byrne and pianist Patrick Carlin perform a free concert followed by lunch, 11 a.m. at the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart. 823 Park Ave. 359-5651.

Richmond Philharmonic Concert The Philharmonic performs "Broadway!" popular songs by Gershwin, Dvorak, Bernstein and others, 7:30 p.m. at the Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen. Suggested donation $5. 2880 Mountain Road. 673-7400.

stage

Beulah United Methodist Church The Azusa Pacific University Theatre Department presents the musical drama "Godspell" at 7 p.m. Free. 6930 Hopkins Road. 639-0503.

night life

Bleu Bistro Open-mic night with Government Cheese, weekly, 9 p.m.-midnight, free. 750-1120.

Bogart's Back Room Modern Groove Syndicate (jazz, funk, hip-hop), weekly, 9 p.m., $6. 353-9280.

Café Diem Open-mic night with Wes Edwards, weekly, 10 p.m., free. 353-2500.

Cary Street Café The Spaceheaters (rock), weekly, 9 p.m., free. 353-7445.

Element Lounge Karaoke with Amanda Rogers, weekly, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., free. 788-8001.

Mars Bar Milli Vanilli Karaoke, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Martini Kitchen and Bubble Bar Yo Mama's Brass Band, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 254-4904

Nanci Raygun Look Back and Laugh, Goddamn Wolves, Deep Sleep, My War, all ages, 5 p.m., $5. Sacrosanct (goth/industrial), weekly, 18 and over, 10 p.m., $5. 353-4263.

Penny Lane Pub Karaoke, weekly, free. 780-1682.

Rocks 10 Minute Mondays, weekly, 8 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 648-ROCK.

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word

Book Reading Matthew Pearl reads and signs copies of his new novel, "The Poe Shadow," at The Fountain Bookstore at 6:30 p.m. 1312 E. Cary St. 788-1594.

Book Signing Virginia Lee Hutcheson Davis discusses and signs her new book, "Jamestowne Ancestors, 1607-1699," at the Library of Virginia at noon. 800 E. Broad St. 692-3592.

music

Tuesday Tunes Main Street Centre Plaza hosts a free weekly concert series, 12:15-1:15 p.m. This week, Jimi Smooth and Hittime Band (Motown, soul). 600 E. Main St. 775-0960.

night life

Bahama Joe's Karaoke with Smitty, weekly, free. 262-9652.

Bogart's Back Room Joe Scott Band (jazz), 9 p.m., $3. 353-9280.

Bubba's Karaoke, weekly, 8 p.m.-midnight, free. 236-1600.

Cabo's Corner Bistro Ashby Anderson (jazz piano), weekly, 7 p.m., free. 355-1144.

Caddy's Karaoke, weekly, free. 794-3007.

Café Diem DJ Williams Projekt, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 353-2500.

Cary Street Café Existor, 10 p.m., $5. 353-7445.

Cherry Lounge Salsa Night with free lessons, weekly, 8:30 p.m., free. 285-9061.

Clock Tower Pub Karaoke with Amanda Rogers, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 730-8686.

Corner Bar and Grill Open-mic night with J. Cornachione, weekly, 9 p.m., free. 213-3046.

Easy Street Pat O'Brien, weekly, 9:30 p.m., free. 355-1198.

Funny Bone Apollo Night, weekly, 8 p.m., $12. This week, Lav Luv. 521-8900.

Hyperlink Café Yoshimi Lounge (Brit pop, indie rock, spoken word), weekly, 21 and older, 5-9 p.m., $3. 254-1942.

Jacquemos New Orleans Grill Chicago Cy, 8-11 p.m., free. 344-5181.

Legend Brewing Company Tuesday Night Movies, weekly, 8:30 p.m., free. 232-3446.

Mars Bar Totally '80s Dance Night, weekly, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 644-6277.

Mulligan's Sports Grille (W. Main St.) Karaoke, weekly, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m., free. 353-8686.

Murphy's Law II Karaoke with DJ Scuba Steve, weekly. 739-0800.

Pour House West End Kamikaze Karaoke, weekly, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., free. 364-9083.

Rocks Club Diode (classic electronica), weekly, 8 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 648-ROCK.

Ruth's Chris Steak House Bryce McCormick (piano), weekly, 6:30-9:30 p.m., free. 378-0600.

Shenanigans Keith Rogers and Friends, weekly, 8 p.m., free. 264-5010.

Sports Page Open Mic Night, weekly. 379-1844.

Sticky Rice Nard's Karaoke, weekly, $3. 358-7870.

Stratford Grill Government Cheese (jam), 7:30-10:30 p.m., free. 320-1218.

The Tobacco Company Dennis Licari, 8 p.m., free. 782-9555.

Tropical Soul Verses (spoken word, poetry, hip-hop), weekly, 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m., $5. 771-1605.

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