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12A - The Michigan Daily - Thursday, October 24, 1996



A weekly list
happening and

of who's where,
why you need to

be there



Thwarp! 8 p.m. See Thursday.

Set It Off (1996) Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett star
in this action drama about a group of African American
women who try to escape from the "hood." Presented
by Cinema Guild. Lorch Hall. 8 p.m. Free.
Archers of Loaf Indie rockers from Chapel Hill, N.C.
With Pipe and 81 Mulberry. Blind Pig. Doors at 9:30
p.m. $8 at the door or $6 in advance at Schookids. Call
(810) 645-6666.
The Lap Dogs Local rock and funk originals. Rick's. $3.
Brian Setzer Former Stray Cat hits Detroit. Clutch
Cargo's in Pontiac. Doors at 7 p.m. Call (810) 645-6666.

Nal 3 36 hours of Japanese animation,
in the Shell" and "No Need for Tenchi."
3 and 4. 10 a.m. until midnight. Free.

Apartment 3A See Thursday. 2 & 7 p.m.
Thwarpi 2 p.m. matinee. See Thursday.
Big Night (1996) See Friday. Mich 7 and 9:15

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Widespread Panic
Michigan Theater.

Roots rock comes to Ann Arbor.
Call (810) 645-6666.

Here Lies Stories of Dorothy Parker adapted to the
stage by Karina Miller. Basement Arts Arena Theater
(Frieze bldg basement). General admission free. 7 p.m.
Call 764-5350.
Down the Plughole Return engagement of Malcolm
Tulip's original one-man show. Performance Network,
408 W. Washington St. $9, $12 (Thurs pay-what-you-
can). 8 p.m. Call 663-0681.
Apartment 3A Yet another original comedy by Jeff
Daniels. This one deals with moving into a new place.
Purple Rose Theater Co, Garage Theater, 137 Park St.,
Chelsea. $10 to $20. 8 p.m. Call 475-7902.
Thwarp! The spirited young dance company hits town.
8p.m. Power Center. $20, $40, Thursday night special
show, $5. Call 764-2538.

Matilda (1996) Roald Dahl's story of a young girl who
is held back by her uncaring parents, played by Danny
DeVito and Rhea Perlman. Mich 5 p.m.
Big Night (1996) See Friday. Mich 7 p.m.
Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) Arnold
Schwarzenegger tries to save the world's next hero from
death by another terminator. Nat Sci 7 and 9:30 p.m.
Gates of Hell (1981) A 35 mm horror film about a town
after the suicide of the local priest. Mich 11:30 p.m.
Bedazzled Showcase Indie rock acts on D.C. based
label. Performers include Viola Peacock, An April March,
Sidal and Curtain Society. Blind Pig. 9:30 p.m. $5.
The Connells With guest Kevin Salem. Clutch Cargo's
in Pontiac. Doors at 6:30 p.m. Call (810) 333-2362.
Irma Hill Pianist performing sacred music of Gurdjieff and
de Hartmann. Rackham Auditorium. 7 p.m. $6 at door.
Chris Isaak Come see this ever-sexy crooner with
guest Fiona Apple. Fox Theater. Call (810) 645-6666.

Top Kat R&B-inspired tunes. Rick's. $3.
Linda Gregerson Local poet reads from "The Woman
Who Died in Her Sleep." 8 p.m., Shaman Drum. Free.
Call 662-7407.
Guild House Writers Series Harpist and poet Laurel-=
Federbush and performance artist Steve Marsh read
this week. 8:30 p.m., Guild House, 802 Monroe St-.
Free. Call 913-4574.



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(1974) Martin Sheen stars as a teenager
his girlfriend's father. Nat Sci 7:15 p.m.

Big NIght (1996) See Friday. Mich 9:30 p.m.

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Knee Deep Shag
Rick's. 9:30 p.m.

Rock originals from Kalamazoo.

Speedball With guests Mog and Intoxicats. St.
Andrew's Hall. Doors at 9 p.m. Call 961-MELT.
Livingston Taylor Veteran of the Ann Arbor Folk Fest.
The Ark. 8 p.m. $12.50 in advance at Schoolkids.
Here Lies See Thursday. 7 p.m.

Box Set Chosen as Group of the Year by the National
Academy of Songwriters, this group features a former
Michigan Friar. The Ark. 8 p.m. Free.
Billy Bragg and Robyn Hitchcock Two top songwriters
host a benefit for the Detroit Newspaper Strikers Fund.
The Majestic. 8 p.m. Call(810) 645-6666.
Over the Rhine Rock based originals. With Vigilantes of
Love. Blind Pig. Doors at 9:30 p.m. $10 at door, $8 in
advance at Schoolkids.


Like Water For Chocolate (1992) A tale of a young girl
in 20th-century Mexico who must turn to her cooking
for strength. Spanish with subtitles. Mich 5 p.m. Free.
Ikiru (To Live) (1952) Kenji Watanabe tries to find mean-
ing in his life after discovering he only has a few months
to live. Japanese with subtitles. Nat Sci 7 p.m. Free.
The Phantom of the Opera (1925) The original silent
film. A special archive print from the Eastman House
Collection. Get $1 off your ticket if you come in a
Halloween costume. Mich 7:30 p.m.
Big Night (1996) Two Italian brothers try to save their
restaurant by throwing a party to attract customers.
Mich 9:15 p.m.
The Exorcist (1973) Starring Linda Blair, this film fol-
lows the story of a child possessed by the Unholy One.
Mich 11:30 p.m.
Acoustic Junction Neo-hippie rockers from Colorado.
Blind Pig. Doors at 9:30 p.m. $8 in advance at
Schoolkids. Call (810) 645-6666.
Austin Lounge Lizards Acoustic quintet from Texas
known for their humor. The Ark. 8 p.m. $10 at door.
Joanna Connor National blues guitarist returns to Ann
Arbor with her band. Rick's. $3.
Here Lies See Thursday. 7 p.m.
Down the Plughole See Thursday. 8 p.m.
Apartment 3A See Thursday. 8 p.m.

Down the Plughole See Thursday. 8 p.m.

The award-winning and prolofic fiction
from "Another You." 7:30 p.m. Borders.

Apartment 3A See Thursday. 8 p.m.
Ann Arbor Poetry Festival 8 p.m. Lydia Mendelssohn
Theater. Tickets $4.50, $4 in advance. Call 913-4574.

Ann Beattie
writer reads


8 p.m. See Thursday.

The Golem: How He Came into The World (1920)
Based on the old Jewish legend about a statue which
turns into a clay man. Sheraton 3 p.m.
Matilda (1996) See Saturday. Mich 5 p.m.
Big Night (1996) See Friday. Mich 7 and 9:15 p.m.
Ann Arbor Bluestage Jam to some good local blues.
Blind Pig. 9:30 p.m. $2.
Chainsaw Kittens With guest Enormous. The Shelter.
Doors at 7:30 p.m. $6 in advance.
Wayne Toups and Zydecajun Alalgum of Cajun, Zydeco
and rock. The Ark. 8 p.m. $13 in advance at Schoolkids.
Down the Plughole See Thursday. 8 p.m.

Princesse Tam Tam (1935) Josephine Baker is a
woman from Africa who is educated by a European
writer and then introduced to society as an Indian
Princess. Mich 5 p.m.
Badlands (1974) See Tuesday. Mich 7 p.m.
Big Night (1996) See Friday. Mich 9 p.m.



L.O.B.I. Industrial rock from Ypsi. Blind Pig. 9:30 p:m.
Open Stage Show off your stuff at The Ark's open
stage. The Ark. 8 p.m. $3 at door.
ZZ Top Classic rock with guest Reverend Horton Heat.
Fox Theater. Call (810) 433-1515.




Without A Net University's own improv group perforins
weekly drawing on the imagination of the audience.,,
Special Halloween bash. U-Club in the Union. $3. 9 p.m.
Apartment 3A See Thursday. 8 p.m.

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first-run films

The Associate Whoopi Goldberg stars as woman who
creates a ficticious male business partner to help her
career. At Ann Arbor 1 & 2: 12:30 and 2:45 (Saturday,
Sunday and Tuesday only), 5:00, 7:20, 9:35; at
Showcase: 12:00, 2:20, 4:55, 7:20, 9:40, 12:05.
Dear God Greg Kinnear stars as a postal worker who
answers the prayers of those who have written to God.
At Showcase: 8:00 (Saturday only).
High School High Jon Lovitz is a schoolteacher who
leaves his position at a private school to teach in the
inner-city._At Showcase: 12:00, 1:55, 3:50, 5:45,

Thinner Based on the novel by Stephen King. At
Briarwood: 12:50, 3:10, 5:20, 7:40, 10:15; at
Showcase: 1:00, 3:05, 5:10, 7:35, 9:40, 11:45.
To Gillian On Her 37th Birthday Starring Peter Gallagher,
Claire Danes and Michelle Pheiffer, this film follows the life
of a grieving husband trying to get over his wife's death. At
Showcase: 1:10, 3:15, 5:15, 7:25, 9:25, 11:25.
films holding
Basquiat At Ann Arbor 1 & 2: 5:20 and 9:10 (Thursday
The Chamber At Briarwood: 9:45; at Showcase: 12:05,

The Long Kiss Goodnight At Briarwood: 1:50, 4:40,!
7:20, 10:00; at Showcase: 1:20, 4:00, 7:30, 9:30,
10:00, 12:00, 12:25.
Madame Butterfly At Ann Arbor 1 & 2: 7:00 (Thursday

Mighty Ducks 3 At Briarwood: 12:40, 3:00, 5:15,
7:30; at Showcase: 12:20, 2:35, 4:50, 7:00.


Sleepers At Briarwood: 12:30, 3:40, 6:50, 9:50; at
Showcase: 12:30, 1:30, 3:30, 4:30, 7:00, 8:00, 9:50,
That Thing You Do! At Briarwood: 1:10, 3:50, 6:40,
9:10; at Showcase: 12:25, 2:45, 5:00, 7:20, 9:35,


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