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Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Thursday, June 13

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Music Box Christmas Show

The Music Box Theatre, 3733 N. Southport Ave., hosts its annual Christmas Show every night from Dec. 12-24, featuring screenings of White Christmas and It's a Wonderful Life. White Christmas screens at 3:20 and 9:40pm today, and It's a Wonderfun Life screens at 6:30pm. Advance tickets for adults are $13 for one film or $20 for the double feature; they're $10 and $15 for kids under 13. Add $2 and $4 for adults at the door.

The Moth @ Martyrs'

The Moth returns to Martyrs', 3855 N. Lincoln Ave., tonight at 8pm for another round of true stories, this month on the theme of "Rewards." Doors open at 6pm, show's at 8pm. If you've got a good one, get there early to get your name on the list. $8 at the door. 21+

Smith Westerns @ Lincoln Hall

The Smith Westerns broke up last week (officially it's an "indefinite hiatus"), but will headline a final all-ages show tonight at Lincoln Hall, 2424 N. Lincoln Ave. Dam Gila and Paul Cherry open. Tickets are $20. Doors open at 7pm.

Redgrave @ Empty Bottle

Redgrave plays the Empty Bottle, 1035 N. Western Ave., with Love of Everything and The Liqs opening. Doors are at 9pm, tickets are $5. 21+



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