Plan your week
Published: Monday, September 30, 2013 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, September 27, 2013 at 7:44 p.m.
AnDa Union, the Inner Mongolian music ensemble known for throat singing and performances using such native instruments as horse-hair fiddles and a three-holed flute, performs today and Tuesday at the Phillips Center.
AnDa Union: 7:30 p.m. today and Tuesday, Phillips Center. Tickets: $30 general admission, $10 for UF students. (392-2787, Ticketmaster.com)
Southeast First Street goes orange and blue on Friday when United Downtown returns with this week’s event themed “Paint Downtown Orange & Blue.”
United Downtown: 6-10 p.m. Friday, Southeast First Street. Free.
Expect a sea of headbands and tie-dyed shirts when The Relics rolls out songs from the Woodstock era along with a few originals from the Erasables, the group’s alter-ego band, in this week’s “Free Fridays” concert.
The Relics: 8-10 p.m. Friday, Bo Diddley Community Plaza. Free.
Three-dimensional sculptures, mobiles and wall reliefs featured will fill the Thomas Center’s Main Gallery when the new exhibit, “Pieces of Dreams: The Art of Lorelei Esser,” opens Friday. The exhibit, which opens with a reception from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, is an installation that will be “hanging from the sky, growing from the floor and on the walls,” Esser says.
“Pieces of Dreams : The Art of Lorelei Esser”: Opens with reception 5:30-8 p.m. Friday, continues through Jan. 4, 2014, Thomas Center, 302 NE Sixth Ave. Free.
“David and Goliath”: Malcolm Gladwell
“Gone (Michael Bennett Series 6)”: James Patterson
“One Summer: America, 1927”: Bill Bryson
“Break Out!: 5 Keys to Go Beyond Your Barriers and Live an Extraordinary Life”: Joel Osteen
“Acoustically Irish”: Neil Byrne and Ryan Kelly
“Mondo Zombie Boogaloo”: Los Straitjackets, S.C.O.T.S. and The Fleshtones
“Take My Love”: Nancy Wilson
“The Croods”: Animated comedy
“Glee: The Complete Fourth Season”: TV comedy
“This is the End”: Comedy
AT THE MOVIES:
“Gravity”: Sci-fi thriller
“Runner Runner”: Drama