Tuesday, May 23, 2000

GET TO IT


A guide to help make your day

GOING OUT
        May Festival: The choral festival continues 7:30 p.m. today at Cathedral Basilica with performances by May Festival Chamber Choir, May Festival Youth Chorus and members of Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, 1115 Madison Ave., Covington. $10.50-$50. 381-3300.

        Theater: Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park intern company gives a public preview of Old Times, a play by Harold Pinterabout a middle-aged couple that receives a visit from a childhood friend, 8 p.m. today, Marx Rehearsal Hall, Eden Park. $10. 421-3888.

        Desk Top Yoga: A free program on learning relaxation techniques without leaving the office, 7:30 p.m. today at Barnes & Noble Tri-County, 895 E. Kemper Road, Springdale. 671-3822.

        Book signing: Ohio mystery writer William H. Brown signs and discusses Deadly Deceit, 7 p.m. today, Joseph-Beth Booksellers, Rookwood Pavilion, Norwood. 396-8960.

        Christian singles: New Life Live national radio hosts Stephen Arterburn, John Townsend and Henry Cloud (heard on Christian radio WAKW-FM, 93.3) speak to area singles 7 p.m. todayat Vineyard Community Church, 11340 Century Circle East, Springdale. Free. 671-0422.

STAYING IN
        TV picks: Jill Kirkendall (Dayton native Andrea Thompson) leaves the 15th Precinct in the two-hour season finale (9 p.m., Channels 9, 2) in the next to last day for May sweeps. ABC says no new NYPD episodes will air until January!

        ăTV Critic John Kiesewetter says the biggest winners from Who Wants to Be a Millionaire gather for three nights of questions from Regis Philbin (8 p.m. today and Wednesday; 9 p.m. Thursdays; Channels 9, 2).

WHAT'S IN STORES TODAY
        Video pick: Tim Burton's spooky, atmospheric revision of Sleepy Hollow is the most interesting new arrival in video stores this week, says Enquirer film critic Margaret A. McGurk.

PLANNING AHEAD
        24 hours out: Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park intern company gives public preview of The Maidens Prayer, a play by Nicky Silverabout “love, hate and the complicated relationships in between,” 8 p.m. Wednesday, Marx Rehearsal Hall, Eden Park. $10. 421-3888.

        48 hours out: Cincinnati Zoo 2000 Barrows' Conservation Lecture Series continues with Eric Dinerstein speaking on “Restoring Large Mammal Populations in Nepal,” 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Rockdale Temple, 8501 Ridge Road, Amberley Village. $5-$8. 559-7767.

        72 hours 'til Friday: Ray's Music Exchange plays at BarrelHouse Brewing Company, 22 E. 12th St., downtown. 421-2337.

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