Arizona Daily Wildcat
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Thursday, April 14, 2005
Pima County Fair - Opening night of cotton candy amazingness, rides and music. Through April 24. Gates open at 9 a.m. $7 admission, discounts available. 11300 S. Houghton Road. 762-3247
"Oceans 12" - Billy Ocean makes 12 in this hilarious sequel! Gallagher Theater, Student Union Memorial Center. 7 p.m. and 10 p.m., through Saturday. 626-0370. Call for prices
"Revisiting Filmmakers: A Collection of Short Films and Film Premiere." The Loft Cinema, 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. Independent Short Films by UA Media Arts Alumni. Part of the Arizona International Film Festival. 626-1405. 3 p.m.
Film Premiere - "How the Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer," produced and directed by UA Media Arts Alumni. The Loft Cinema, 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. $10. 626-1405. 7 p.m.
"El Bruto"- Luis Bunuel's 1953 classic film about a brute. Duh. Manuel T. Pacheco Integrated Learning Center, Room 120. 7:30 p.m. 621-3027
Ninth Annual Poetry Crawl - Featuring well-known and new writers reading from their works at Hotel Congress, Santa Rita Ballroom and The Screening Room. 7 p.m.-11 p.m. 490-2002, call for times and addresses
"The Shining" - Scary, scary twins + talking fingers named Tony = poop your pants. The Loft Cinema, 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. $5. 626-1405. Through Saturday, 10 p.m.
29th Annual Juried Exhibition - Juried show of work by Visual Communications student. Featuring graphic design, typography and other forms of two-dimensional media forms. Lionel Rombarch Gallery. 4-6 p.m. 626-4215
"Flashback: Three Photographers Reflect on the 70s" - Panel discussions with photographers featured in Center for Creative Photography exhibit, "Boxed Sets: Portfolios of the Seventies," Linda Connor, Joe Deal and John Divola. Center for Creative Photography. 5:30 p.m.
ONE LOVE - Multicultural Sorority Theta Nu Xi presents this showcase featuring salsa dancing, break dancing, poetry readings and more. 7 p.m. Centennial Hall. 602-349-1073
Fishbone - Ska/punk legends with Felonious Groove and Troy's Bucket. City Limits, 6350 E. Tanque Verde Road. $13 advance/$15 door. 8 p.m. 733-6262
Cartoons and Classic Cult Films - Wilde Playhouse, 135 E. Congress St. 770-1000. $5. 7 p.m.-8 p.m., cartoons. 8 p.m. movie
The Samples - Colorado's favorite hippie-esque dudes. With A Fir-Ju Well. Plush, 340 E. Sixth St. $15. 9:45 p.m.
Poetpalooza - Local poets will read from their works and have 'zines and books for sale. 2 p.m. Readers Oasis, 3400 E. Speedway Blvd., Suite 114. 319-7877
Club Crawl - Live music from local bands on multiple stages along Congress Street. 622-8848. 8 p.m. Wristbands $8 advance/$10 day of
Grand Opening - TIARC Thrift Store, 4228 E. Grant Road. noon-4 p.m. 881-4404
Doris Henson - Way sweet Kansas City band whose sound has been compared to Pavement and Talking Heads. With the Mathematicians, and Jessie Deluxe. 340 E. Sixth St. 798-1298.9:45p.m.
Kings of Leon - Sweaty, southern rock with a hip haircut. City Limits, 6350 E. Tanque Verde Road. $15.50 advance/$17 day of. 8 p.m. 733-6262
Seventh Annual Jewish Festival - Jewish food from around the world, kosher beer and wine, arts, crafts and more. Tucson Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Road. 2p.m.-6p.m. 299-3000
"Rocky Horror Show" - Arizona Repertory Theatre presents. $29 general/$27 senior citizens and UA employees, $21 students. 621-1162. UA Laboratory Theatre.
McSweeney's Movie Massacre! - Screening of documentary "As Smart As They Are: The Author Project," an inside look at the journal and book publishers. Live performances by comedy troupe Monologue Cabin and more. 8 p.m. 319-7887
Jennifer Gentle - Dreamy, experimental and acoustic pop from Padova, Italy. With the Outcrowd 31 E. Toole Ave. $6, 9 p.m. 884-0874
Rx Bandits - San Diego punk/pop with an occasional, tangible song structure. Hotel Congress, 311 E. Congress St. With Steel Train and Before Braille. $10advance/$12 day of. 7 p.m. 622-8848
Author Kathleen Alcalca reading as part of the UA Prose Reading series. 8 p.m. Modern Languages Auditorium. 626-3765