Saturday, January 22, 2000


A guide to help make your day

        • Alan Jackson: The country superstar with special guest Brad Paisley, 8 p.m. today Firstar Center. $27. 562-4949.

        • Richard Stoltzman: The world-famous clarinetist performs 8 p.m. today with Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra in a concert that will travel to Carnegie Hall at the end of the month. Music Hall. $12-$46. 381-3300.

        • Puppet theatre: Madcap Productions presents Two Crumby Kids (a musical adaptation of Hansel and Gretel), 1 and 3 p.m. today-Sunday at Cincinnati Art Museum. 721-2787.

        • Classic car show: 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m. today inside Forest Fair Mall in Fairfield. WGRR Travelin' Oldies party 5-7 p.m with DJs and giveaways. 671-2882.

        • Linda Schwartz Gallery: Opening reception for new exhibit by multimedia artist Arturo Alonzo Sandoval, 2-5 p.m. today, 315 W. Fourth St., downtown. 241-4202.

        • Leap Skyward: The Tristate favorites play tonight at the Overflow, 1207 Main St., Over-the-Rhine. 651-2582.

        • TV picks: Kids get the slime of their lives in Nickelodeon's Double Dare 2000 (9:30 p.m.), a revival of the popular 1980s sloppy game show which moves into Nick's weekday (5 p.m.) schedule next week.

        • And TV Critic John Kiesewetter says CBS' City of Angels, the Blair Underwood-Vivica Fox medical drama pre-empted by a Miami University basketball game Wednesday, airs 7 p.m. today on Channel 12.

        • Web site of the day: Ever wonder what happened to that high-school flame? Maybe he or she has registered with, a directory of more than 3.8 million alumni from more than 30,000 high schools. Check for the name on

        • 24 hours out: Learn to play Go, the ancient Chinese strategy game, 2-3 p.m. Sundayat the Tri-County Barnes and Noble, 895 E. Kemper Road, Springdale. 671-3822.

        • 48 hours out: Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra performs works by Stravinsky, Haydn, Mozart and Bizet, 7:30 p.m. Monday Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy, 11300 Snider Road, Symmes Township. $2-$18. 732-1182.

        • 72 hours 'til Tuesday: D.C. Project, a roots-rock group with a blues slant plays 9 p.m. at Jefferson Hall, 1150 Main St., Over-the-Rhine. 723-9008.

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