Plan your week


Published: Monday, October 14, 2013 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Friday, October 11, 2013 at 6:40 p.m.

DANCING ON A CURVE:

The Diavolo Dance Theater, the Los Angeles-based dance company known for its acrobatic moves performed on large-scale set pieces, will perform such works as “Trajectoire” on Wednesday at the Phillips Center.

Diavolo Dance Theater: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Phillips Center, 3201 Hull Road. Tickets: $20-$40. (392-2787, Ticketmaster.com)

THEATER:

Reanimated corpses run amok in a rural Texas community in the comedy thriller, “Zombie Town: A Documentary Play,” which runs through Nov. 3 at the Hippodrome Theatre.

“Zombie Town: A Documentary Play”: 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 8 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, 5 and 8:30 p.m. Saturdays, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 3; Hippodrome Theatre, 25 SE Second Place. Tickets: $30-$35, $25 seniors, $15 for students. (375-4477, www.thehipp.org)

DANCE:

Dance Alive National Ballet’s original production of “Phantom — A Tale of Obsession” returns to the Phillips Center stage for a performance Saturday.

“Phantom — A Tale of Obsession”: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Phillips Center. Tickets: $15-$40. (392-2787, Ticketmaster.com)

MUSIC:

The all-female folk-bluesgrass group Patchwork brings its blend of flat-picking guitars, fiddles and soaring harmonies to the Bo Diddley Community Plaza stage in this week’s “Free Fridays” concert.

Patchwork: 8-10 p.m. Friday, Bo Diddley Community Plaza, 111 E. University Ave. Free.

AT THE MOVIES:

“Carrie”: Horror remake

“Escape Plan”: Thriller

BOOK RELEASES:

“Humans of New York”: Brandon Stanton

“Revealed”: P.C. Cast

“Just One Evil Act”: Elizabeth George

“Identical”: Scott Turow

ALBUM RELEASES:

“Pax-Am Day”: Fall Out Boy

“New”: Paul McCartney

“Lightning Bolt”: Pearl Jam

“Magpie and the Dandelion”: The Avett Brothers

DVD RELEASES:

“The Heat”: Action comedy

“Pacific Rim”: Action adventure

“Plush”: Thriller

“The Black Dahlia Haunting”: Supernatural thriller

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