Playbill: This week's performing arts picks
As a break from this weekend's flag-waving and fireworks, wouldn't it be nice to cool off indoors in a darkened theater for an hour or two? Here are some options -- ambitious, naughty or light-hearted, depending on your mood -- to chill with over the holiday.
Cora Vette's Restomod Blacklight Burlesque at Voodoo Comedy Playhouse.
The Longmont-based Unexpected Laboratory ends its world-premiere run of Surrounded -- a unique multi-media, multi-disciplinary, collaborative piece starring ten young performers from across the nation -- on Saturday, before heading out for reprises in Chicago and at the Winnipeg Fringe Festival. Through theater, film and dance, the cast takes on the issues of increased violence in the modern world.
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