A rundown of select arts events taking place across the city

AUG. 30:

Evolution Theatre Company “Priscilla, Queen of the Desert” at Columbus Performing Arts Center

VIVO Music Festival “Circles” at Columbus Museum of Art

Stephanie Rond “Seeds of Kindness” opens at Sharon Weiss Gallery

AUG. 31:

BalletMet Columbus at Bicentennial Park

Joke Jams at Rumba Café

Warehouse Theatre Sam Shepherd Festival opens at MadLab

Beer & Beethoven at North Market

SEPT. 1:

“Comics Vs Art” exhibition reception at Wild Goose Creative

Lindsay Parnell “Call Forward” at Skylab Gallery

Anniversary Double Feature at the Nest Theatre

Julie Rae Powers “Out of Hiding” opensat Sean Christopher Gallery

(Not) Sheep Gallery grand opening at (Not) Sheep Gallery

“Comics Vs Art: Variations on a Theme” opens at Wild Goose Creative

SEPT. 2:

VIVO Remasked at Columbus Museum of Art

Actors' Theatre of Columbus “A Midsummer Night's Dream” at Schiller Park Amphitheatre

Kountry Wayne at the Funny Bone

SEPT. 3:

Hot Dog! at Mikey's Late Night Slice

SEPT. 4:

Growlin' Gremlin Comedy Showcase at The Daily Growler German Village

Story Club Columbus “Grow” at Rambling House Soda

Sundance Shorts at Wexner Center for the Arts

“Ohio Inspiration Exhibition” opens at Cultural Arts Center

SEPT. 5:

Shawn Auguston “Post Traumatic Expression” opens at Fresh A.I.R. Gallery

Jacqueline Woodson at Bexley High School Theatre

The Poetry Forum at Bossy Grrls

SEPT. 6:

Short North Stage “The Toxic Avenger” at Garden Theater

Paging Columbus “Wide Open” at Two Dollar Radio

Ohio Art League 2018 Fall Juried Exhibition opens at Shot Tower Gallery

Nick Cannon at Schottenstein Center

Columbus Open Studio & Stage Preview Exhibition reception at Carnegie Gallery Columbus Metropolitan Library

SEPT. 7:

934 Fest at 934 Gallery

“Hi, Five” 5th Anniversary Celebration at Pizzuti Collection

Omar Shaheed “Salvage/Transmute” opens at Brandt-Roberts Galleries

TBD The Improvised Musical at Backstage Bistro

An Evening with the Burkeys at Kafe Kerouac

SEPT. 8:

“To What Red Hell” opens at Angela Meleca Gallery

“Pattern Thinking” reception at Urban Arts Space

“K Thx Bi” at Bossy Grrls