Saturday, November 8, 2003

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Big Events

Stephen Saint-Onge: The top designer from The Learning Channel's While You Were Out is at area Home Depots today to give customers free advice on their homes. Customers are urged to bring a picture of a room in their house that needs Stephen's decorating advice. Visits are 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Milford store (1094 Ohio 28; 722-1706) and 2-4:30 p.m. at the Forest Park Store (I-275 and Winton Road; 671-6012).

Moeller Antique Show: The annual event attracts close to 175 dealers in high-quality furniture, jewelry, pottery, quilts, glassware and more, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. today, noon-4 p.m. Sunday, Moeller High School, 9001 Montgomery Road, Kenwood. Parking in school lot and adjacent lot at All Saints Catholic Church. $3. 481-2977 or 791-1680.

Cathy Carmendy: The jewelry designer, known for her classic-yet-modern designs, is at Scott Reising Hyde Park Jewelers to introduce her new holiday collection of lariats, chandelier earrings, scroll rings and more, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. today, 3443 Edwards Road. 321-6633.

UC Surplus Sale: The University of Cincinnati is selling off its extra stock of desks, computers, chairs, file cabinets and much more, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today, Campus Services Building, Reading Road and Lincoln Avenue, Avondale. Also look for equipment such as projectors, used copy machines, window fans and unclaimed lost-and-found items. Items are priced to sell. 556-5654.

Dance and Drama

Paul Taylor Dance Company: The legendary dance company has two performances, 2 and 8 p.m. today, Procter & Gamble Hall, Aronoff Center. The mixed program includes contrasting pieces entitled Mercurial Tidings (a light and airy piece), The Word (about religious extremism) and Promethean Fire (a dramatic, athletic number that was named No. 1 Dance Moment of 2002 by the New York Times). Footnotes, free discussions led by choreographers, designers and Cincinnati Ballet directors and staff, take place one hour before each performance in the Aronoff Center's Otto M. Budig lobby. $15-$55. 241-7469.

At CCM: The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music's Drama and Musical Theater departments offer an ambitious production of the rarely produced The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton Under the Direction of the Marquis de Sade, 2:30 and 8 p.m. today-Sunday, Cohen Family Studio Theater, UC. Marat/Sade won both the Tony Award and New York Critics Award for Best Play in 1966. $10, $5 students. 556-4183.

Sculpture Exhibit

In Indianapolis: The Masterpiece Gallery on Indianapolis' northeast side is offering a rare chance to see work by the figurative sculptor Frederick Hart (1943-1999), known for his works at American public monuments and memorials such as the west wall of the Washington National Cathedral and The Three Soldiers bronze statue at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. The show includes 40 sculptures from his signature acrylic resins to bronze garden sculptures and commissions from the Washington National Cathedral. Exhibit continues through Dec. 30. Gallery is open 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 4647 E. 82nd St. (near Keystone at the Crossing). (317) 845-9990.

Jason Nebel

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