A rundown of select arts events taking place Jan. 25 through Feb. 3

Jan. 25

“Quilt National” opens at Ohio Arts Council Riffe Gallery

CAC 40th anniversary presentation at Cultural Arts Center

Unicorn Comedy Hour(ish) at Two Dollar Radio HQ

“A Thousand Thoughts: A Live Documentary” at Mershon Auditorium

Kevin Heffernan/Steve Lemme at the Lincoln Theatre


Brian Regan at the Palace Theatre

Imagine Productions “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” at Northland Performing Arts Center

“Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.” at MadLab

Hito Steyerl at the Wexner Center for the Arts


Columbus Symphony “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” at the Ohio Theatre

Cyclodrama “Pterodactyls” at Club Diversity

Wonderball at Columbus Museum of Art


With Poetry w/ Eleanor Paynter & Jenn Marie Nunes at Milo Arts

Jane Smiley at Columbus Metropolitan Main Library

“Two Gentlemen of Verona” at Columbus Civic Theater


Whiskey Bear Comedy “The Big Lebowski” live reading at Mikey's Late Night Slice

The Poetry Forumw/ Josh Butts at Bossy Grrls Pin-Up Joint


Steve Abbott Poetry Night at Gramercy Books

Roger Beebe at Wexner Center for the Arts

Writing Wrongs Poetry Slam at Mikey's Late Night Slice


Writer's Block Poetry Night at Kafe Kerouac

Girlprov 10 at Backstage Bistro

Feb. 1

“In the Flat Field” opens at Beeler Gallery

“To Hell With Love” Speak Easy at Wild Goose Creative

The Poet's Lounge at the Pelican Room


Columbus Symphony/Opera Columbus “Aida” at the Ohio Theatre

OSU Dance Winter Concert at Sullivant Hall

“The Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.” poetry reading at Third Way Cafe

Winter Exhibitions Preview at Wexner Center for the Arts

Kathleen Madigan at the Davidson Theatre


“ROY Spectrum” opens at ROY G BIV Gallery

Bill Blagg at the Southern Theatre

Nelsa Abalo reception at Gallery Denmark

Kat Francis “Finding Peace in a Busy Place” opening at Blockfort

Tiffany Haddish at the Davidson Theatre