This Weekend In Arts
Published: Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Updated: Wednesday, March 13, 2013 22:03
1. BEATS and Dynamics Annual Spring Show
(Friday, 3/15, 7 p.m.)
Performing songs from their own individual repertoires, the BEATS and the Dynamics will be joining together this Friday for an evening of a cappella in Devlin 008. The event is free.
2. A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III
(starts Friday, 3/15)
A comedy about love, friendship, and revenge, A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III stars Charlie Sheen, who plays a charming, wealthy character whose apparently flawless life is destroyed when his girlfriend breaks up with him. The film opens this weekend and is being screened at the Coolidge Corner Theatre.
3. VSA’s 5th Annual Culture Show: A Journey Through Time
(Saturday, 3/16, 7 p.m.)
The Vietnamese Students Association is presenting its largest event of the year this weekend in the Heights room. Thematically depicting Vietnam’s cultural history as a journey through time, the show will feature student performances of song, dance, and skit.
4. Dropkick Murphys
(Friday-Sunday, 3/15-3/17, 7 p.m.)
Known for their single, “I’m Shipping Up to Boston,” the ’90s Quincy-based punk band, Dropkick Murphys, is playing three shows at the TD Garden, Brighton Music Hall, and House of Blues this St. Patrick’s Day weekend. General Admission tickets are $32.50 online or at the box office.
5. Boston Ballet: All Kylian
(Sunday, 3/17, 1 P.M.)
Closing this weekend, All Kylian is an avante garde ballet choreographed by Jiri Kylian. Composed of three acts—“Wings of Wax,” “Tar and Feathers,” and “Symphony of Psalms”—the allegorical and spiritual performance even features a live pianist to accompany the dancers. Advanced Student Rush tickets can be obtained for $30 at the Boston Opera House.