Saturday, May 04, 2002
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Compiled by Jim Knippenberg firstname.lastname@example.org
Pottery: More than 50 ceramists of the Clay Alliance of Cincinnati haul out their wares a vast array of vases, mugs, tiles, planters, plates and more for a show 'n' sell at the annual Spring Pottery Fair. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. today, Rookwood Pottery, 1077 Celestial St., Mount Adams. 936-8763.
VAE: The Vocal Arts Ensemble, with a bunch of help from the Percussion Group Cincinnati, whips up a mixed program of a capella Renaissance works by Mantuan, Salamone and Rossi, plus modern works by Robinovitch, Bernstein and more. 8 p.m. today, Plum Street Temple, Eighth and Plum streets, downtown, $12-$20. 556-4183.
Nature event: It's a Spring Into Nature celebration when Cincinnati Nature Center Long Branch Farm shows off farm babies and children's crafts, sells herbs and plants and does a bit of shearing. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. today, 6926 Gaynor Road, Goshen Township, $1-$5. 831-1711.
At Top Cat's: The fun and funky Corryville club hosts the national jangle pop act Ultimate Fakebook with alternarockers Duvall and the Creature Comforts to warm up the crowd. 8 p.m. today, 2820 Vine St., $10. 281-2005.
TV picks: Woody Allen makes a rare TV appearance talking about his career on Woody Allen: A Life in Film (8 p.m., Turner Classic Movies), to be followed by Annie Hall (9:30 p.m., TCM) and Manhattan (1 a.m., TCM).
TV Critic John Kiesewetter also says Doris Roberts (Everybody Loves Raymond) plays another TV mother on Touched by an Angel (8 p.m., Channels 12, 7).
Tickets for Bad Company and Foreigner at Riverbend June 21 go on sale at 10 a.m. today. They're $40.25 and $35.25 pavilion, $20.25 lawn.
Tickets for WEBN's second annual Lunatic Fringe Fest with Nickelback, Jerry Cantrell, Default, Cold, Injected and Familiar 48 June 24 at Riverbend go on sale at 10 a.m. today. They're $32.75 pavilion, $22.25 lawn.
Tickets for George Benson's June 23 Riverbend date go on sale at 10 a.m. today. They're $45 and $37.50.
Available at Ticketmaster outlets, phone 562-4949, online at www.ticketmaster.com.
24 hours out: The Madeira Art Fair fills the Miami Avenue business district with a ton of sidewalk vendors, a plant sale and dulcimer music. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. 831-4452.
48 hours out: Bogart's hosts the fun and flashy underground metal act Down. 8 p.m. Monday, 2621 Vine St., Corryville, $20. 562-4949.
A week away: Previews begin for the Playhouse in the Park production of the Broadway hit Dirty Blonde, a musical drama about the bawdy and bodacious Mae West. 9 p.m. next Saturday, Robert S. Marx Theatre, $28. 421-3888.
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