June 19, 2024


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To-Do Listing: Socially distanced Columbia arts and enjoyment picks (Jan. 20-27) | Arts

Contemporary CLASSICAL

Duo Cortona

Mezzo-soprano Rachel Calloway and violinist Ari Streisfeld are husband-and-wife group Duo Cortona. The ensemble’s virtual concert, recorded in the Columbia Museum of Art’s collection galleries, is centered on the perform of lyric poet Sappho, initially sung and accompanied by lyre. Every age has devised its very own model of the muse of Lesbos. The historical Greeks revered her the Victorians claimed she was not homosexual. Nowadays, we identify her humanity and celebration of the divine female. The free of charge presentation on Jan. 22 begins at 7 p.m. Come across out much more and entry it via columbiamuseum.org. PAT MORAN


Rex Darling

While Rex Darling begun out as additional of an acoustic addresses act, the team swiftly settled comfortably into its possess brand name of lushly theatrical indie pop. Its contribution to Ease and comfort Monk’s “Gratitude, Vol. II” sampler, “Invisible Ink,” is a strong showcase for each direct singer Catherine Hunsinger’s sizeable vocal chops and guitarist John Vail’s capability to bit by bit build chiming guitars into real rock catharsis. Rex Darling is obviously a band to enjoy. See the team participate in Metal Fingers Brewing on Jan. 21 from 6 to 10 p.m. Head to facebook.com/steelhandsbrewing for far more data. KYLE PETERSEN

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Trustus Theatre's first in-person production since COVID-19 to open for one night this week

Meals AND Consume

Bierkeller Rauchbier Abend

Roving German lager authorities Bierkeller Columbia is holding a Bamberg-model function on Saturday with pours of Rauchbier, a smokey amber-coloured lager, and helpings of bamberger zwiebel, a dish of sweet onions stuffed with minced pork and beef, accompanied with bacon and smoked beer gravy. There is mashed potatoes and sauerkraut to spherical it out. Meat isn’t your matter? There’ll be vegetarian selections and other treats. VIP tickets $25 for reserved seat, two biers, a food and dessert. Crowlers for $5 and fresh new pours, far too. The Jan. 23 party goes from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Swamp Cabbage Brewing Corporation. Discover far more info at facebook.com/bierkellercolumbia. DAVID CLAREY


Assembly Street Artisan Market place

Need a lot more incentive to strike a neighborhood industry than acquiring exterior on a Saturday and supporting community artists? Very well, this month at the Assembly Road Artisan Current market (powering Terra, New Brookland Tavern, etcetera. in West Columbia), get 15 % off your overall buy. The suppliers are place out to help with social distancing, and masks are needed. Arts and crafts, new food items and develop, and food stuff vans are portion of the fun. The Saturday marketplace operates from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Find additional details at westcolumbiasc.gov/meeting-avenue-artisan-market. JORDAN LAWRENCE


Ronnie Hopkins

Do you find you lacking the jovial energy of strolling into a neighborhood bar and hearing a practiced, passionate acoustic guitarist participating in familiar addresses? Very well, you can come across Ronnie Hopkins performing the issue outdoors on the patio at the Carolina Ale House in Harbison, allowing a style of this usual nightlife hallmark for individuals awkward hanging out inside of a bar ideal now.

Assisted by pre-recorded backing tracks, Hopkins will take on tracks by the likes of Tom Petty and the Allman Brothers are very well played and reverent, honed by actively playing many this kind of gigs in the previous. He performs from 6 to 10 p.m. on Jan. 22. Locate out far more at fb.com/CAHHarbison. JORDAN LAWRENCE


7Sunday Frames & Sneaker 2 Year Anniversary

Columbia-based mostly tunes showcase 7Sunday celebrates two years of celebrating regional expertise practically owing to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, but that doesn’t indicate you will not get a good exhibit. Two of the area’s most amazing female vocalists — TiffanyJ and Brittany Turnipseed — direct an R&B-leaning lineup that also incorporates Boogie Brown, Steve Ray, and Travis Douglas, together with self-proclaimed “alternative acoustic pop” artist Jon Rooks. The Jan. 24 event commences at 7 p.m. and expenditures $14 to entry. Uncover out extra details by way of fb.com/7Sundaylive. JORDAN LAWRENCE

Exhibition at Columbia’s 701 Center for Contemporary Art explores food’s role in society


Pink Shoe Run

This year’s Crimson Shoe Operate, a 5k/10k to profit the Ronald McDonald House Charities on Jan. 23, is obviously not gonna work as an in-individual event, what with the pandemic and all. So it is going virtual, allowing for runners to register and run at a locale of their deciding upon — your community, your beloved park and your treadmill are all flawlessly acceptable. Runners will write-up their times after the party is in excess of, so no fudging your numbers, buddy this is centered on the honor program. To sign up and get additional information, check out.strictlyrunning.com. VINCENT HARRIS



There is not really a lot to spoil about the initial two episodes of “WandaVision.” And however, I fear describing as well much about the knowledge for these who haven’t viewed them, as leaping in not accurately recognizing what to anticipate was part of my joy (further than the comforting normalcy of looking at the Marvel Studios brand enjoy at the prime of one thing new and interesting). Indeed, it is taking part in all-around with tropes from Television set sitcoms previous. And sure, there is one thing extremely bizarre and disturbing lingering beneath that pleasantly nostalgic floor. And indeed, it’s usually extremely humorous — with Paul Bethany’s Vision stepping out as a especially worthwhile comedic surprise. Further than that, suffice it to say that the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s very first go at a Television display on Disney+ is so considerably likely incredibly properly. The 1st two episodes are obtainable to look at now. The third arrives on Jan. 22. JORDAN LAWRENCE