by Tosten Burks
At the Empty Bottle, the (Best) Prom You Never Had is way cooler than any dumb dance for kids. Proof: Girl Group, a 20-piece orchestra made up of local ladies in mod dresses, is performing, along with the Pretty Flowers; Chances Dances DJs spin.
Tiesto headlines Electric Daisy Carnival's final day of hallucinogenic neon. Whether you've been bingeing all weekend or are just stopping in for the last hurrah, enjoy. What happens at EDC stays at EDC.
The Kevlyn Hayes-directed Mascot, at the Den Theatre, tells the story of an estranged father determined to turn his son into a football star, but blocked by a restraining order against his wife from attending any of his games. Jack Helbig calls the piece "powerful, darkly funny—and ultimately sad."
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