COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, April 25

29 events

Performance

  • 40 Watt Club

    7 p.m. $5–8. www.40watt.com

    Rak the Watt

    Watch as bellydancers demonstrate their skills.

  • Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall

    8 p.m. FREE! music.uga.edu

    UGA Philharmonia

    The orchestral ensemble is mostly comprised of non-music major string performers.

Games

Kidstuff

Theater

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    Apr. 23–26, 6 p.m. FREE! drama.uga.edu

    New Play Festival

    University Theatre presents a collection of short plays by UGA students and alumni. See Theater Notes on p. 15.

Events

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    10 a.m.–8 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Money Smart Week: Tax Form Origami

    Recycle old tax forms into origami art.

  • Morton Theatre

    6:30 p.m. www.fourathens.com

    Startup Stories VI

    Jason Robinson, founder of Free Radical Labs, and Marc Gorlin, founder of Roadie, share their personal stories of startup entrepreneurship. Part of the Acropolis Innovation Festival.

Live Music

  • Caledonia Lounge

    9 p.m. $6 (21+), $8 (18-20). www.caledonialounge.com

    SHANA FALANA Upstate New York-based psych-pop group.

    JUAN DE FUCA Driving indie rock band fronted by local songwriter Jack Cherry.

    BLUNT BANGS Local indie-pop band featuring Black Kids frontman Reggie Youngblood.

  • The Foundry

    Terrapin Tuesday. 7 p.m. $5. www.thefoundryathens.com

    MRJORDANMRTONKS Tommy Jordan and William Tonks' collaboration features rootsy guitar picking and paired vocal melodies.

  • Georgia Theatre

    8 p.m. $30 (adv.), $35 (door). www.georgiatheatre.com

    NATHANIEL RATELIFF & THE NIGHT SWEATS Indie folk-rock and R&B act based in Denver, CO.

    SERATONES Rock and roll band from Shreveport, LA.

  • Georgia Theatre

    11 p.m. On the rooftop. FREE! www.georgiatheatre.com

    MAJOR AND THE MONBACKS Poppy rock 'n' roll with a little psychedelic twang from Norfolk, VA.

  • Go Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-5609

    DOUG HOYER Local chamber-pop singer-songwriter.

    MICHAELSOFT 98 Lo-fi pop and vaporwave project from Asheville, NC.

    SUBSCRIBER Local psych-pop project of songwriter Jeff Webber.

    GARY EDDY Local psychedelic singer-songwriter plays a solo set.

  • Nowhere Bar

    10 p.m. 706-546-4742

    DJ WHOM Local DJ playing a mix of hip hop, '90s and 2000s music.

Classes

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    12:30 p.m. FREE! russlib@uga.edu, 706-542-5788

    Lunch & Learn

    (Room 277) Guest speakers will talk about "Use of the Executive Order." Coffee and dessert provided. 

  • 7 p.m. FREE! commongroundathens.org

    Common Ground LGBT & Book Club

    The first book selection is Beyond Magenta by Susan Kuklin. 

Film

Auditions

  • Elbert Theatre, Elberton

    Bathroom Humor

    Encore Productions is looking to cast five men and three women in this quirky comedy. May 1 & 2, 6–8 p.m. 706-283-1049