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GoSeeDo April 2013
THROUGH 5/25/2013
The life and career of gospel singer Mahalia Jackson are traced in this musical. $22-34. Wed.-Thurs., 1:30 p.m., Thurs.-Sat., 8 p.m., Sun., 2 p.m. Old Log Theater, 5185 Meadville St., Excelsior. FFI: 952-474-5951 or www.oldlog.com

Compiled by Nancy B. Olsen

4/5 THROUGH 5/27/2013
In the Time of the Butterflies
World premiere of the tale of courage of the Mirabal sisters' resistance to dictatorship in the Dominican Republic adapted by playwright Caridad Svich based on Julia Alavarez's best-seller. In Spanish and English with supertitles. Directed by José Zayas. $0 (first-come, first-served)/$20 (guaranteed admission). 7:30 p.m., Wed.-Sat. Mixed Blood Theatre, 1501 S. 4th St., Mpls. FFI: 612-338-6131 or www.mixedblood.com

4/9/2013 TUESDAY AND 4/13/2013 SATURDAY
Einsatzgruppen: The Death Brigades
Documentary: "Einsatzgruppen: The Death Brigades" details how Nazis in mobile killing squads shot Jewish men, women and children and buried them in mass graves. April 9, 7 p.m.
Latin American genocide: Conference explores how genocide brutalized women in Argentina and indigenous Mayans in Guatemala in the 1970s and 80s. April 13, 1 p.m.
Each event $10/$5, students free. William Mitchell College of Law, 875 Summit Ave., St. Paul. FFI: World Without Genocide at 651-695-7621.

4/10/2013 WEDNESDAY
The Big O
Sex educators Marshall Miller and Kate Weinberg cover the female orgasm with humor and honesty. 6:30 p.m. St. Paul Student Center theater, 2017 Buford Ave., St. Paul. RSVP at http://proxy.van.web.id/events.umn.edu/024614 FFI: 612-625-9837,women@umn.edu or https://diversity.umn.edu/women/home.

4/13/2013 SATURDAY & 4/14/2013 SUNDAY
Spring concert
"I Dream a World" is the theme of the Calliope Women's Chorus spring concert. Donation. Sat., April 13, 7 p.m., Prospect Park United Methodist Church, 22 Orlin Ave. SE, Mpls. Sun., April 14, 1 p.m., Macalester-Plymouth United Church, 1658 Lincoln Ave., St. Paul. FFI: calliopewomenschorus@gmail.com or www.calliopewomenschorus.org


Girls rock
In Theatre Unbound's world premiere of "girl group" by playwright Carol Critchley, it's 1965 and The Furies just want to rock and roll. $15-25. Thurs.-Sat., 7:30 p.m., Sun., 2 p.m. Lowry Lab Theatre, 350 St. Peter St., St. Paul. FFI: 612-721-1186 or www.theatreunbound.com

4/17 THROUGH 5/4/2013
Our Earth Second annual environmental/ecological group art exhibit at Flow Art Space. Free. 2-7 p.m., Wed.-Fri., 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat; or by appointment. Reception: 6-9 p.m., 4/26.
Hours during St. Paul Art Crawl: 2-10 p.m., 4/26; 11-8 p.m., 4/27; 12-5 p.m., 4/28. 308 Prince St., Suite 218, St. Paul. FFI: 612-564-3569 or art@flowartspace.com

Heartbeat of the Drum
A Steppingstone original about how a brave young girl and a Japanese taiko drum save the day, by Sara Dejoras with music by Ochen Kaylen. $12-15. Wed.-Sun., times vary. SteppingStone Theatre, 55 Victoria St. N., St. Paul. FFI: 651-225-9265 or www.steppingstonetheatre.org

4/29/2013 MONDAY
An evening of poetry
Minnesota poet laureate Joyce Sutphen discusses poetry. 6:30 p.m. Maple Grove Library, 8001 Main St. N., Maple Grove. FFI: 612-543-6450 or 612-543-5669.

See more calendar listings online at www.womenspress.com
Look for the MN Women's Press at these events:
• She Rock She Rock Showcase, April 7, 2013
• Family Equality Conference, April 19-20, 2013
• Mpls Lakes Professionals, Home-Based Business Expo, April 21, 2013
• "You Have a Voice," Autism MN Conference, April 24, 2013
• Montevideo Women's Expo, April 27, 2013
• Women's Health Leadership Trust: The 2013 Forum: Women Leaders & Why They Matter...the Future of Health Care, April 30, 2013
• 50+ Prime Time Living Spring Expo, April 30-May 1, 2013
• League of Women Voters-South Tonka Branch Events
• MN Women In Networking (WIN) Events
• Theatre Unbound Production
• U of MN Women's Center Events
• Women's Initiative for Self Empowerment (WISE) Events

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