Climb this Had to cancel your Mount Everest expedition last week because Auntie and Paw-Paw dropped by unexpectedly? Yeah, me, too. Perhaps youll join me at the next best thing as Science Museum Oklahoma, 2100 N.E. 52nd, screens the documentary Everest daily in its Dome Theater. Liam Neeson narrates, so close your eyes and imagine its a Jesus lion doing the talkin. Call 602-6664 or visit www. sciencemuseumok.org.
We know you have many events to choose from combining drag, burlesque, DJs and billiards, but allow us to suggest Bang Bang! The onomatopoeia-titled entertainment event runs from 9 p.m. tonight to the wee small hours of the morning at Hidden Castle, 1309 S.W. 24th Ave. in Norman (um, its not so hidden when you list the address, guys). Admission is $5. Call 310- 6518 or visit www.hiddencastlemusic.com.
As Hank Williams Jr. once sang, Are you ready for some volleyball? (Note: We may have the sport wrong.) Too bad, because all the hot net action goes down Saturday and Sunday as the Redland Rendezvous 2011 Volleyball Tournament hits the Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens. Call 602-8500 or visit www. coxconventioncenter.com.
medicine men, a lady with a bowl of chili peppers it must be
American Indian Printmakers. And it is! The National Cowboy &
Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd, showcases more than 50 original
prints, including etchings and lithographs, for its first-ever
exhibition on American Indian printmaking, showing through May 8. Call
478- 2250 or visit www.nationalcowboymuseum.org.
when James Franco cut off his arm in 127 Hours and screamed? Well,
now hes howling in Howl see what we did there? a biopic about
celebrated Beat Generation poet Allen Ginsberg. And ladies, if Franco
doesnt float your boat, maybe this will: Jon Hamm. Howl screens at 8
p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch.
Admission is $8. Call 236-3100 or visit www. okcmoa.com.
smart and buy art at smART Show. The juried exhibit at Paseo Art
Space, 3022 Paseo, highlights small, original work for the beginning
collector. Each piece, whether two- or threedimensional (no glasses
needed!), is priced between $25 and $199. Hours are 6-10 p.m. Friday and
noon-4 p.m. Saturday for the opening weekend, and the exhibition
continues through Jan. 29. Call 525-2688 or visit www. thepaseo.com.
your whiny little Prius! These trucks are roaring, spitting macho
machines with names like Predator and Incinerator. The Lazy E Arena,
9600 Lazy E Drive in Guthrie, will get down and dirty with Monster
Mania, a monster truck show 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tickets are
$14-$34, but springing for the VIP package ($51) gets you in early for a
little alone time with the trucks. Call 282-7433 or visit www.lazye.com.