The one and only Waka Flocka Flame performs at the Congress Theater tonight. Skeptical of Mr. Flame's worth as an artist? Take Miles Raymer's word for it: "Imagine a man who's apparently fucked-up out of his mind yelling into a microphone about the existential benefits of getting fucked-up out of one's mind."
Comedian Doug Benson, host of the hit podcast Doug Loves Movies, performs a one-night-only set at Zanies.
In Lakeview, Stage 773 presents 33 Variations, a play inspired by Beethoven's 33 Variations on a Waltz, which Albert Williams says is filled with "intelligence, emotional power, moral gravity, surprising humor, and piercing honesty."
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