Best Bets for Friday and Saturday: Underground Music and Marathon Improv
By August 1, 2008 9:55 AM
More than 100 Denver musicians, comedians, and DJs flood South Broadway's music venues for the Denver Post's 8th Annual Underground Music Showcase
Catch this year's Top of the Town pick for local band, Hello Kavita, as well as bluegrass band Zebra Junction and singer-songwriter Joshua Novak.
An outdoor stage and a Tetris video-game competition ramp up the showcase.
Fri 5:45 p.m.-2 a.m.; Sat 1 p.m.-2 a.m. Multiple venues on South Broadway. $20. For more information, visit www.dpums.com
In what promises to be a marathon of improv
comedy, Bovine Metropolis Theater hosts 24 hours of spontaneous acting.
Denver's longstanding SansScript players run the show, but every hour a new group will step onstage to perform with them.
Proceeds benefit Family Tree, a nonprofit dedicated to helping Denver families overcome child abuse, domestic violence, and homelessness.
Fri-Sat 6 p.m.-6 p.m. Bovine Metropolis Theater, 1527 Champa St. $8. For more information, call 303-758-4722 or visit www.bovinemetropolis.com