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Post by Rosemary Ponnekanti / The News Tribune on Jan. 16, 2009 at 6:00 am |
January 16, 2009 6:00 am

Chris Sharp, “Activate Your Social Life.” Image courtesy Chris Sharp.


Artists in the Round

The fifth in this series where visual, literary and musical artists perform onstage together, tonight’s show features musicians David Bazan, Goldfinch and Kirsten Wenlock; painter Chris Sharp and guests, and poet 6 Deep the Messenger and guests. 8 p.m. Jan. 16. $8, all ages. Club SOTA, 1117 Broadway, Tacoma. www.brownpapertickets.com/event/52485


Trio at TAM

The Northwest Sinfonietta continues its "Music Off the Walls" series at Tacoma Art Museum Saturday with the NS Trio: James Garlick, violin; Mara Finkelstein, cello; and Judith Cohen, piano; playing Shulhoff, Shostakovich and more. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 17 (5 p.m. dinner.) $28 general/$23 NS subscriber or TAM member/$48 with dinner at Indochine. Tacoma Art Museum, 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. 253-591-5894, www.broadwaycenter.org, www.orchestraexperience.com


"Slumdog Millionaire" still at The Grand

This Indian tale of rags-to-riches—hailed as "earthshaking" by the Wall Street Journal—just scooped four Golden Globes, and it’s still running at The Grand. 1 p.m. (weekends), 3:40 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. daily. R-rated. $8.50/$6.50 seniors, military, and shows before 6 p.m. weekdays, 4 p.m. weekends. 606 S. Fawcett Ave., Tacoma. 253-593-4474, www.grandcinema.com


Kevin Miller reads Old Town poems

McCarver Street, Café Divino, Commencement Bay: it’s all in there, as local poet Kevin Miller reads from and signs his latest book, "Home and Away: The Old Town Poems" at King’s Bookstore. 7 p.m. Jan. 22. Free. King’s Bookstore, 218 St. Helens Ave., Tacoma. 253-272-8801, www.kingsbookstore.com

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