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Police violence inspires thought-provoking works in Mestizo's new group show.
With highly publicized, politically charged occurrences of police violence against often-unarmed, usually non-white citizens across the country, people have responded in diverse ways, including activism and protests.

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The Essential A&E Picks for Feb. 23-March 1

Todd Barry, Salt Lake Acting Co., Alvin Ailey Dance Co. II and more
With his low-toned voice that sounds almost completely devoid of emotion, Todd Barry has made himself the alternative to alternative comedians.

Entertainment Picks

Bad Hombres

The Blacklist: Redemption spies hard; Taken is a piss-poor prequel.
fans are asking, "How's this spinoff going to work?" while casual viewers are curious to know, "How many encoded tattoos can she fit on her body?"

True TV

Guess Who's Coming to Die Here

Get Out offers satirical horror on race in the suburbs.
Get Out plays as a feature-length version of the not-quite-joking sentiment among African Americans that the suburbs—what with their overwhelming whiteness and cultural homogeneity—are eerie twilight zones for black people.

Film Reviews

Freewill Astrology: Perfect Mother

Horoscopes for Feb. 23-March 1
Imagine a wise older woman who understands you telepathically, loves you unconditionally and wants you to live your life according to your own inner necessity.

Free Will Astrology

All Access Pass

Art Access' new director focuses on supporting great work by diverse artists
As the new executive director of Art Access Gallery, Shandra Benito has a vision for how the nonprofit organization—with its mission to serve diverse and often underserved communities with arts programs—should be perceived. And that vision involves quality, not sympathy.

Arts & Entertainment

Alienation Building

A Cure for Wellness brings operatic craziness sure to irritate audiences.
There's a temptation, for those who write about movies for a living, to anticipate the commercial prospects of movies before they are released. This is usually a fool's errand; anyone who believes they know exactly what will be a hit and what will be a flop should be in a far more lucrative career than film criticism.

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