This feature highlights four events or activities in Austin and the surrounding area every week. If you have suggestions for events to be mentioned, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. The U.S. takes on Spain in tennis at the 2011 Davis Cup quarterfinals at the Frank Erwin Center all weekend. Tickets will be hard to come by, so use your resources to score your entry into the tournament (try craigslist or stubhub.com). Click here for more info.
2. Actor Peter Falk passed away last week. In his honor, Alamo Drafthouse Ritz is screening a quote-along of The Princess Bride on Saturday evening. For the details, click here.
3. The Zilker Theatre kicks off the 53rd Annual Zilker Summer Musical this weekend. This year, they are staging Footloose on Thursdays – Sundays through August 13, starting at 8:30 pm. Click here to learn more.
4. What will you listen to this week? Our live music suggestions include: The Austin Chamber Music Festival at Bates Recital Hall all weekend, For Hours and Ours at The Mohawk on Friday, Cass McCombs at Lamberts on Saturday, and Carter Beckworth at Flipnotics Coffeespace on Sunday.