Notable Philadelphia: 3/28–4/3


Tuesday 3/28: Lithuania, NE-HI, and Laser Background. 7:30 p.m. at PhilaMOCA, $10.

Moving Sale! 12 p.m.–8 p.m. at R&D Vinyl, free.

Wednesday 3/29: Excuse My Dust: Poetry and Humor. Featuring: Gabriel Ojeda-Sague, Chris McCreary, and Nicole Yates. 7 p.m. at Good Good Comedy Theater, $5.

Suzanne Ciani plays Buchla synthesizer. 8 p.m. at International House Philadelphia, $10-15.

Thursday 3/30: Marathon reading of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. 2 p.m.–9 p.m. at Kelly Writers House, free.

Maya Angelou and Still I Rise: Screening and conversation. 6 p.m. at Community College of Philadelphia, free.

Poetry Reading and fundraiser for MAD HOUSE printing. Featured poets: Sara Schwartz, Gina Myers, Angelo Colavita, Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela, and Kirwyn Sutherland. 7:30 p.m. at Tattooed Mom, $10.

Friday 3/31: Parrot Talk (a play). After the show, audience members are invited to stay for a 30-minute “talk back” and mini-writing workshop. 8 p.m. at Da Vinci Art Alliance, free.

George Clanton, Negative Gemini, and APHRA. 7:30 p.m. at PhilaMOCA, $10-12.

HOMEGIRL: All Female Music Night. 9 p.m. at Kung Fu Necktie, free.

Saturday 4/1: LitLife Poetry Conference. 9 a.m.–6 p.m. at Rosemont College, free.

CFL Lit Club 3: Recurrence Plot and Eve’s Bayou. 3 p.m.–5 p.m at Community Futures Lab, free.

Spellbound: A Darkwave Dance Party. 10 p.m.–2 a.m. at Voltage Lounge, $7.

Sunday 4/2: Talk Louder!, Stuyedeyed, Trash Boy, and Blushed. 7 p.m. at The Fire, $8.

Monday 4/3: Colum McCann: Letters to a Young Writer. 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m at The Free Library, $15.

CineMondays 2017 Centerpiece Film: 1945. 7:30 p.m. at The Gershman Y, $13.


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Shy Watson is a poet and painter, and the author of Cheap Yellow (Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2018). She tweets @localsingle69. More from this author →