Three things to do today and tomorrow
05:00 AM, Apr 20, 2013
Three things to do today
The dancers, acrobats and jugglers of Cirque Zuma Zuma (described as an African-style Cirque du Soleil) are scheduled to perform at 7:30 p.m. at Roberts Wesleyan College’s Cultural Life Center in Chili. Admission is $22 to $34. For tickets, call (585) 594-6008 or go to roberts.edu/clc.
ArtAwake, an arts festival organized by University of Rochester students, will bring music and art to the Sibley Building, 25 Franklin St. The annual event runs from 2 p.m. through midnight Saturday. It features works by regional artists and artisans, live music, food and more. Tickets are $11 ($9 in advance); free for ages 12 and younger. For details, go to artawake.org.
The Meaghan’s 5K kicks off at 9 a.m. Saturday at Lakeshore Community Church, 3651 Latta Rd in Greece. The benefit for the Wilmot Cancer Center honors Meaghan Barry Latone and others who have lost battles with nonsmoking lung cancer. Registration for the run/walk begins at 7 a.m. Entry fees are $25; $15 for students ($20 and $12 in advance). For details, go to meaghanshope.com.
Three things to do tomorrow
V-Day Rochester presents The Vagina Monologues, an award-winning play by Eve Ensler, at 7:30 p.m. in Ingle Auditorium at the Rochester Institute of Technology in Henrietta. Tickets at the door are $25; $15 for seniors and students. For details, go to plannedparenthood.org/rochester-syracuse.
The Rochester Chamber Orchestra will perform program “Mozart’s Double Concerto and More,” David Fetler, conductor; with pianists Barry Snyder and Eleanor Freer, at 7 p.m. at Hochstein Performance Hall, 50 N. Plymouth Ave. Tickets are $25; $15 seniors; $10 students. Tickets are available at Wegmans. Call (585) 442-9778 or go to rochesterchamberorchestra.org.
The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra will perform program “Beethoven and the Making of Genius,” Courtney Lewis, conductor, at 2 p.m. at Hochstein Performance Hall, 50 N. Plymouth Ave. Tickets are $24; $10 students. Call (585) 454-2100 or go to rpo.org.
Mark your calendar
Comedian Marianne Sierk has a stand-up comedy show scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Thursday April 25 at The Comedy Club, 2235 Empire Blvd., Webster. Tickets are $9. Call k(585) 671-9080 or go to thecomedyclub.us