Originally created 04/02/02

Xtreme calender



TODAY:

New on video and DVD: Bandits, with Bruce Willis and Billy Bob Thornton as a pair of quirky bank robbers caught in a love triangle with a hostage (Cate Blanchett of (The Lord of the Rings); and Thir13en Ghosts, a big-budget horror film with Shannon Elizabeth (American Pie) and Tony Shalhoub (Galaxy Quest).

WEDNESDAY:

The Academy of Richmond County will hold its spring art show from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the school, 910 Russell St. The show also will be on display Thursday. Call 737-7152 for information.

THURSDAY:

The University of South Carolina Aiken's University Theatre will present Working at 8 p.m. at the Etherredge Center, 471 University Parkway. Additional performances will be at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10 adults, $5 students and children. Call (803) 641-3305.

FRIDAY:

Rapper 5th Ward Weebie will perform at 8 p.m. at Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St. Tickets are $17.50 advance, $22.50 at the door, and are available at the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center box office, 601 Seventh St., or charged by phone at 828-7700.

Movie openings include High Crimes, which reunites Ashley Judd and Morgan Freeman (Kiss the Girls) as Ms. Judd's attorney character tries to defend her husband (Jim Caviezel, Angel Eyes) against charges of military crimes.

SATURDAY:

Da Bomb Diggity Band Fest, featuring Jump, Little Children; Dezeray's Hammer; Quietstorm; Roundhouse Ghosts; and The Will Austin Band, will be at 5 p.m. at the University of South Carolina Aiken soccer field, 471 University Parkway. Tickets are $10 students, $12 others in advance, $15 at the gate. Tickets are available at the university's Etherredge Center box office or by calling (803) 641-3305.

The Big Rock Stage Show, featuring Jemani, Neato Torpedo, Horsepower, The Shark Devilles, Deathstar and The 8 Track Gorilla, will be at 7 p.m. at the Imperial Theatre, 745 Broad St. Tickets are $5 in advance, available at Metro: A Coffeehouse, or $7 at the door. Doors open at 6 p.m.

MONDAY:

Masters Week is here and so is spring break!

UNUSUAL TALENT: A Missouri teen-ager makes a name for himself in sticky situations - creating art out of duct tape.

ON THE COURSE: Spring break can mean more work - many teens find jobs at the Augusta National Golf Club during Masters Week.