Local folk songstress Angel Olsen might not be local for much longer. Rave reviews have built the 25-year-old's reputation up considerably, which means the opportunity to catch her in a local venue at a cheap price is steadily dwindling. Strike while the iron's hot and catch her tonight at the Hideout with Water Liars.
Street artist Don't Fret (and illustrator for much of the Reader's anti-Valentine's Day issue) presents new work at Johalla Projects with Love in the Time of Online Dating. If you're familiar with his quirky wheat pastes plastered around the city and just re-read the title of this show, expect an endearing amount of snark. Interactive pieces included.
Danny Pudi, star of the NBC sitcom Community, sits down with DePaul faculty member Brad Riddell at the CDM Theater to discuss his life and career.
For more on these events and others, check out the Reader's daily Agenda page.