This Weekend In Arts
Published: Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 22:02
1. Truck Turner (Friday 2/22, 11:59 PM)
Part of the Coolidge @fter Midnite film series, Truck Turner is a 1970s action film starring Isaac Hayess. Bold and bloody, the movie tells the story of a bounty hunter in pursuit of a bail-jumping pimp. Tickets are $9.25 at the Coolidge Corner Theater.
2. OLAA Presents Ayer Y Manana (Friday 2/22, 7:00PM)
Highlighting the brilliance of Latino culture, OLAA’s annual culture show will feature both individual and group performances, thematically exploring the past and future of the Latino heritage. Tickets are available through Robsham.
3. Frog Pond Ice Skating (Saturday 2/22, 7:00-10:00PM)
UGBC’s BC2Boston Program is hosting an ice skating excursion to the Frog Pond in the Boston Commons. For the first 50 people, admission is free to the event—however, skate rentals are $9.
4. Pentatonix Concert (Sunday 2/23, 8:00PM)
A five-part a capella group from Arlington, TX, Pentatonix is most well known for winning the third season of The Sing-Off in 2011. In addition to recording their latest album release, the band is on tour—they will be playing a show this Sunday at the House of Blues. General Admission tickets are $25.
5. New Blue and White
The Museum of Fine Arts’ latest exhibit, New Blue and White, opened Sunday. It features a vastly diverse collection of blue and white, pigmented, porcelain pieces. Presented together, the hued ceramics investigate the cultural, personal, public, and aesthetic influences that the worldwide production tradition has had.