La Vie en Rose with Maria Cares for Bastille Day weekend, Jeff Garlin at the Music Box, Krasl Art Fair starts Saturday and members only tickets for Michael Moore's Traverse City Film Fest go on sale.
Get Ready to Walk! The Famous Krasl Art Fair on The Bluff This Weekend: Shore is going to the fair to pick the best booth again this year and of course it will be tough with more than 200 artists from 32 states and three countries on display. Weather has been cooperative in recent years and the Krasl folks are expecting more than 70,000 visitors between 10 am Saturday and 5 pm on Sunday.
Martha Cares and Robert Swan Sing For Bastille Day in Evanston: Sunday at 2 pm two of Harbor Country's most operatic perform Edith Piaf's La Vie en Rose, at Space. Tickets priced $20-$30 are available at 847-492-8860 or online at www.evanstonspace.com.
Traverse City Film Fest Tickets on Sale Soon: Michael Moore's Festival is already in it's 9th year and starts July 30th. There will be 150 film screenings during the six-day movie marathon, which features the grand opening of a new, year-round venue.
Kicking off the 2013 festival will be the latest film from Woody Allen, “Blue Jasmine.” Broadway legend Elaine Stritch will be appear for the special screening of Chiemi Karasawa's documentary “Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me.” Other luminaries include Secretary of Labor Robert Reich and British filmmaker Michael Apted to show "56 Up," the latest instalment in Apted's “7 Up” series documentaries. Early tickets will be available to the Friends of the Traverse City Film Festival starting Sunday, July 14. There is still time to become a Friend by going to traversecityfilmfest.org. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Saturday, July 20. Tickets can be purchased online at traversecityfilmfest.org, or in person at the TCFF Box Office located 128 S. Union Street, above 7 Monks Taproom.
Jeff Garlin at the Music Box for Dealin' With Idiots: Director Jeff Garlin is stumping for his new baseball comedy this weekend in Chicago. The IFC film starring Garlin and Christopher Guest, Fred Willard, Bob Odenkirk, J.B. Smoove, Gina Gershon, Kerri Kenney, Jami Gertz, Timothy Olyphant, Richard Kind, Steve Agee, Jim Sheridan and Nia Vardalos, will be shown both Friday and Saturday starting at 7:20 pm. Tickets are $12 in advance at www.musicboxtheatre.com/features/dealing-with-idiots