Week At A Glance
compiled by Rachael Flora | firstname.lastname@example.org Week At A Glance is Connect Savannah’s listing of events in the coming week. If you want an event listed, email WAG@ connectsavannah.com. Include specific dates, time, locations with addresses, cost and a contact number. Deadline for inclusion is 5pm Friday, to appear in next Wednesday’s edition.
tarantino weekend @lucas theatre
Wednesday / 28
Film: Mystery Tom Selleck Film
JAN 28-FEB 3, 2015
In honor of Tom Selleck's 70th birthday, Concert: Blue Man Group the Psychotronic Film Society shows this Experience the Phenomenon. Blue Man mystery film, with the exact title being Group returns to Savannah with their wildly revealed at showtime. popular theatrical shows and concerts 8 p.m which combine comedy, music, and techThe Sentient Bean, 13 East Park Ave. nology to produce a totally unique form of $7 entertainment. Thursday / 29 7:30 p.m Johnny Mercer Theatre, 301 West Oglethorpe Ave. Junk 2 Funk Fashion Show $37.50-$62.50 Savannah Arts Academy for Visual and Dedication of B-17, City of Savannah Performing Arts presents its 7th Annual Over six years of painstaking restoration Junk 2 Funk Fashion Show, "INSECTUM," work will be recognized and celebrated sponsored by the SAA Savannah Arts as the museum officially dedicates its Academy Visual Arts Department. fully-restored B-17 Flying Fortress, "City of 7 p.m Savannah." Various speakers and military Savannah Arts Academy, 500 Washington Ave. dignitaries will appear at the program, and $10-$20 WWII veterans will be recognized. Light Savannah Jewish Film Festival: The reception to follow. Lady in #6, Omar 1 p.m Featuring thought-provoking documentaMighty Eighth Air Force Museum, 175 Bourne Ave. ries, wonderful comedies and engaging 912-748-8888. mightyeighth.org dramatic features from around the world. The Joan and Murray Gefen Memorial Savannah Jewish Film Festival is open to the entire Savannah community and all surrounding communities. 1:30-3 & 7-9 p.m 4 Jewish Educational Alliance, 5111 Abercorn St.
Friday / 30 film: Citizen Koch
When Wisconsin governor Scott Walker stripped state workers of their union rights in 2011, was it simply a classic face-off between labor and management or a bold political move designed to weaken his party's political opposition? Set against the rise if the Tea Party and Occupy movements, the US Supreme Court's 2010 ruling in Citizens United, and the 2012 presidential campaign, Citizen Koch documents the consequences for democracy when private interests determine who is elected to deliver public good. 6:30 p.m The Foundery Coffee Pub, 1313 Habersham St. Free 912-507-5735. email@example.com
Concert: Arlo Guthrie
Arlo Guthrie, musician who performed at Woodstock, plays a set at Georgia Southern. 7:30 p.m Georgia Southern University, Statesboro. $10-$26
Concert: Colin Gilmore
Colin Gilmore brings his West Texas-style rock, with a country/punk/psychedelic/pop edge songs to Savannah for the first time. Savannah's own Bottles & Cans open the show. 7:30 p.m Trinity United Methodist Church, 225 West President St.
Film: Inglorious Basterds
Inglourious Basterds is a 2009 American epic war film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino and starring Brad Pitt, Christoph Waltz, MÃ©lanie Laurent, Michael Fassbender, Eli Roth and Diane Kruger. The film tells the fictional alternate history story of two plots to assassinate Nazi Germanyâ€™s political leadership, one planned by a young French Jewish cinema proprietor (Laurent), and the other by a team of Jewish-American soldiers led by First Lieutenant Aldo Raine (Pitt). Rated R.