2010-05-01/31 Monthly LOVIEE

Welcome to May, the last full month before the summer. And it’s definitely starting to feel like summer, too. Lots of good times are ahead this month and it’ll only get better as we get into the summer.

All Month

Keep It Slick: Infiltrating Capitalism with The Yes Men, DiverseWorks, 1117 East Freeway, Wed-Sat noon-6pm. The Yes Men pose as seminar speakers and spokesmen to expose the misdeeds of corporations; this exhibit documents the history of the group. Exhibit continues through June 5. 10-DWYM

Saturday 05-01

Mayday Mayhem On Main, Continental Club, 3700 Main, doors at 5pm, cover charge not mentioned. Featuring: George Kinney & The Golden Dawn, Shapes have Fangs, Something Fierce, Roky Moon & Bolt, Spain Colored Orange, the Mahas, Brandon West & the Black Hats, the Big Black Spiders, Davey Crocket, No Resistance, & Anarchitex. 10-M05-1

Thursday 05-06 through Saturday 05-08

Mixed Rep, Hobby Center (Zilkha Hall), 7:30pm, $24.25-$81.25. The final performance of the season from Dominic Walsh Dance Theater features a smorgasbord of contemporary ballet: a revival of Mauro Bigonzetti’s Pression; Matthew Bourne’s White Swan duet from Swan Lake; and Walsh’s own I Napoletani. 10-M05-2

Saturday 05-08

Orange Show Art Car Parade, Sam Houston Park, 1pm. The annual showcase of artwork on wheels rides yet again. 10-M05-3

Continuing through Sunday 05-16

Man From Nebraska, Stages Reportory Theater, 3201 Allen Pkwy., Wed-Thu 7:30pm, Fri-Sat 8pm, Sun 3pm, $26-$36. Nebraska is a story of a man who wakes up one day and realizes he no longer believes in God, and the resultant rediscovery of his spirituality. 10-NEBRASKA

Friday 05-28

Steel Lounge Underground, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, 5216 Montrose, 8-11pm. Two visual art exhibits are joined by a backdrop of local musicans and DJs. The exhibits are Perspectives 170: Cruz Ortiz (honoring the namesake artist from San Antonio) and Hand+Made: The Performative Impulse in Art. The musicial artists this month are: DJ Melodic, Andrew Karnavas & Bart Maloney, DJ Little Martin, and Fly Nice featuring Karina Nistal & Fly Girl T. 10-M05-4

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