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Wednesday, August 15


Published: Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Updated: Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Duck in Cover, The laughs are local this week at Stand Up Live. The “Duck In Cover” show features Valley funny-guys, Ricardo Rocha, Jeffrey Wiles, Matt Anderson, James Marby and Ian Gilb. The local comedians come together to present a series of stand-up and multi-media sketch routines guaranteed to put some dimples on your cheeks. Stand Up Live, 50 W. Jefferson Street, Suite 200, Phoenix,, Wednesday, August 15, 8 p.m., $10 (two drink minimum), 18+

“Bad Manners,” Stop by the ASU Art Museum and acquaint yourself with its two newest additions, the painting “de Giron, de Guantanamera y Playero Giro, El Miro” by Claudio Dicochea and ceramic installation “Bad Manners” by Marilyn Lysohir. ASU Art Museum, 51 E. 10th Street, Tempe, 480.965.4787, Tuesdays through Saturdays, August 9 to September 1, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., free

Mad Dog Workout, Former U of A wrestler Steve Rosenstein leads the hippest remedial P.E. class in Phoenix every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday this fall. This ain’t your mother’s Jazzercise class, Rosenstein’ll have you doin’ push-ups, sit-ups and chin-ups, lifting weights, jumping rope, running sprints and boxing in a legit ring. Email to enroll. The Duce, 525 S. Central Avenue, Phoenix, 602.866.3823, Wednesdays and Fridays, 6 p.m., Sundays, 10 a.m., $10

Free August Race Days, Grab your bike and hit the dunes fo’ free this week, courtesy of USA BMX. Chandler BMX, 900 E. Frye Road, Chandler, 480.963.1053, Saturday, August 11, to Saturday, August 18, 12 p.m., free

Saucy Jack and the Space Vixens, Occupying the aptly dubbed second stage, “The Little Theatre,” of the Phoenix Theatre; Nearly Naked Theatre has become notorious for putting on quite the show. The tradition holds true in “Saucy Jack and the Space Vixens,” directed by Damon Dering. Think “Rocky Horror Picture Show” meets a more adult version of “The Jetsons.” This is the Arizona premiere of this provocative, high-energy musical. Phoenix Theatre Little Theatre, 100 E. McDowell Road, Phoenix, Through September 11, times and dates vary, $15-$48


Sharon Van Etten w/Tennis, Crescent Ballroom, August 15, 8 p.m., $15-$17

Jake Dean Band w/Rose Colored Eyes, Sassy and the Sneak Attack, Among Citizens,Yucca Tap Room, August 15, 8 p.m., free

Protomen w/Treasure Mammal, DJ DN3,The Rhythm Room, August 15, 7:30 p.m., $12 adv, $14 dos

Dunes, Trunk Space, August 15, 7:30 p.m., $6

Broadway w/I The Mighty,The Underground, August 15, 6 p.m., $12


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