In the Oct. 9 and 16 editions of the Sunday Source, the entertainment listings included the wrong location for Round House Theatre's production of "The Chairs." The production is not in Bethesda. It is at the theater's Silver Spring location at 8641 Colesville Rd. (Published 10/19/2005)
Each week, the Sunday Source lists the new and notable events that have tickets available at press time. For more area happenings, look in Friday's Weekend section or go online at www.washingtonpost.com/entertainmentguide.
THINGS WITH WINGS: MYTHOLOGICAL FIGURES IN ANCIENT GREEK ART -- Opens Wednesday. Through Nov. 26, 2006. A small exhibition explores the various manifestations of winged beings in ancient Greek art. Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., Baltimore. $10, seniors $8, college students $6, 6-17 $2, younger than 6 free; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., and first Thursdays of the month free. 410-547-9000.
ROZOME MASTERS -- Opens Friday. Through Feb. 12. Works by 15 contemporary Japanese artists include folding screens, scrolls, panels and kimonos all created using rozome, a wax-resistant dyeing technique unique to Japan that has roots in the ancient Nara period. Textile Museum, 2320 S St. NW. Free. 202-667-0441.
DRESSED IN GOLD: BOOKS OF THE ITALIAN RENAISSANCE -- Opens Saturday. Through Jan. 8. Manuscripts originating from all of the major cultural centers in Italy, including Venice, Milan, Rome, Florence and Naples. Includes liturgical texts, private prayer books, epic poetry and diplomatic documents. Taken from the museum's collection, these manuscripts are on display together for the first time in decades. Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., Baltimore. $10, seniors $8, college students $6, 6-17 $2, younger than 6 free; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., and first Thursdays of the month free. 410-547-9000.
SAM GILLIAM: A RETROSPECTIVE -- Opens Saturday. Through Jan. 22. The first full-scale retrospective of the local mixed-media artist's sculptural, multidimensional paintings, constructions and installations. Corcoran Gallery of Art, 500 17th St. NW. $8, seniors and military $6, students $4, younger than 12 free. 202-639-1700.
Books and Authors
EMMA MCLAUGHLIN AND NICOLA KRAUS -- Wednesday at 7 p.m. The authors of "The Nanny Diaries" discuss and sign their sophomore novel, "Citizen Girl," about a twenty-something women's studies major finding her way in the work world. Olsson's, 2111 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. Free. 703-525-4227.
NICKEL CREEK -- Today, doors at 6 p.m. The bluegrass trio plays with Leona Naess. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $25. 202-265-0930.
BARBEZ -- Today at 9:30 p.m. The Brooklyn punk-chamber ensemble performs. DC9, 1940 Ninth St. NW. $8. 202-483-5000.
MY MORNING JACKET -- Monday, doors at 7:30 p.m. The alt-country and indie-pop group plays. With Kathleen Edwards. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $18. 202-265-0930.
ANNA NALICK -- Tuesday, doors at 6 p.m. The pop singer-songwriter plays. With Blue Merle. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $15. 202-265-0930.
LIZ PHAIR -- Wednesday, doors at 7:30 p.m. With Matt Pond PA. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $25. 202-265-0930.
THE WARLOCKS -- Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. Neo-psychedelic rock. With the BellRays and the Gris Gris. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. $12. 202-667-7960.
THE UNSEEN -- Thursday at 8 p.m. The Boston street punks play with A Global Threat and Career Soldiers. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. $12. 202-667-7960.
HURRICANE KATRINA BENEFIT: WE ARE FAMILY -- Saturday at 7 p.m. With Ruben Studdard, Jody Watley, New Edition, the Stylistics, the Dramatics, the Chi-Lites, the Delfonics, Peaches & Herb, Club Nouveau, Melissa Morgan, Cameo and Lakeside. MCI Center, 601
F St. NW. $68-$103. 202-397-7328.
THE FIERY FURNACES -- Saturday at 8:30 p.m. The brother and sister garage rock duo play with the Childballads. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. $15. 202-667-7960.
PRESERVING CULINARY ROOTS WITH EMERIL LAGASSE -- Tuesday at 7 p.m. The chef, restaurateur, television personality and author talks with a fellow New Orleanian, journalist Cokie Roberts, about culinary traditions and culture. His latest cookbook, "Emeril's Delmonico," will available for sale and signing. George Washington University, Lisner Auditorium, 730 21st St. NW. $22. 202-252-0012.
MEGAFLYOVER: AN AERIAL SURVEY OF AFRICA -- Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. Last year, biologist J. Michael Fay took to the air in a Cessna and crisscrossed the continent in a 70,000-mile survey of development in key wilderness areas. He discusses environmental issues and presents aerial views of the landscape. National Geographic Society, Grosvenor Auditorium, 17th and M streets NW. $17. 202-857-7700.
HOWARD UNIVERSITY HOMECOMING -- Friday-Saturday, noon-11 p.m. Events include a Beenie Man concert, parade, fashion show and poetry reading, plus a gridiron battle against North Carolina A&T on Saturday at 1 p.m. For a schedule of events, see www.howarduhomecoming.com. Venues vary. Free-$25. 202-806-4510.
Films open Friday and are in general release unless otherwise noted. Opening dates subject to change. Check www.washingtonpost.com/movies or Friday's Weekend section for details and complete movie listings.
DOMINO -- Tony Scott directs this film based on the real-life story of privileged model-turned-bounty hunter Domino Harvey, the daughter of actor Laurence Harvey. Starring Keira Knightley, Mickey Rourke, Lucy Liu, Mena Suvari and Christopher Walken.
ELIZABETHTOWN -- Orlando Bloom plays opposite Kirsten Dunst in the story of an unexpected romance that begins during a young man's return home for his father's memorial. Directed by Cameron Crowe.
THE FOG -- A hundred years after a nearby shipwreck, a quiet seaside town is engulfed by a thick and menacing fog.
INNOCENT VOICES -- During the 1980s civil war in El Salvador, a mother will do anything to keep her 11-year-old son out of harm's way. The boy faces the choice of joining the guerrillas now or the Salvadorian Army when he is 12. At Landmark Bethesda Row and Landmark E Street Cinema.
THE PRIZE WINNER OF DEFIANCE, OHIO -- During the 1950s, a struggling housewife (Julianne Moore) keeps her family afloat by winning jingle-writing contests. At Avalon Theatre.
THE UNTOLD STORY OF EMMET LOUIS TILL -- Keith A. Beauchamp's film tells the story of the nightmarish 1955 Mississippi murder of a 14-year-old black Chicago youth by two white men for allegedly whistling at a white woman. At Landmark E Street Cinema.
THE WAR WITHIN -- When the rest of his cell is captured en route to its target, a Pakistani suicide bomber takes refuge with his former best friend, who is living in New Jersey and is unaware of his intentions. As the days pass and he gets closer to his friend's family, the bomber's determination starts to waver. At Landmark Bethesda Row and Landmark E Street Cinema.
THE WICKER MAN -- Friday at 10:20 p.m. Saturday at 8 p.m. Oct. 16 at 9:25 p.m. The 1973 horror classic, starring Christopher Lee, Edward Woodward and Britt Ekland, tells the story of sinister doings on a remote Scottish isle. AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring. $9.25, seniors and students $7.50. 301-495-6720.
FOR THE PLEASURE OF SEEING HER AGAIN -- Opens Wednesday. Through Nov. 25. Canadian playwright Michel Tremblay's play, starring Catherine Flye, is a son's homage to the mother who nurtured his love for the theater. MetroStage, 1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria. $32-$38. 703-548-9044 or 800-494-8497.
YOU ARE HERE -- Opens Thursday. Through Nov. 13. In Canadian actor-director-playwright Daniel MacIvor's play, a woman tries to explain her life in light of differing viewpoints from friends. Starring Jennifer Mendenhall, Michael Russotto and Kathleen Coons. H Street Playhouse, 1365 H St. NE. $26. 800-494-8497.
CLASSICAL SAVION -- Thursday-Friday at 8 p.m. Tony Award-winning tap master Savion Glover accompanies classic pieces such as Vivaldi's "Four Seasons." Strathmore Hall, 10701 Rockville Pike, Bethesda. $20-$45. 301-581-5100.
THE CHAIRS -- Opens Friday. Through Nov. 6. Eugene Ionesco's absurdist play has been translated into English and restaged by French director Alain Timar. This interpretation casts a pair of young actors as an elderly man and woman who organize a reception for a group of imaginary dignitaries. Round House Theatre, East-West Highway and Waverly Street, Bethesda. $30-$40. 240-644-1100.
D.L. HUGHLEY -- Friday at 8 and 10:30 p.m. Saturday-Oct. 16 at 7 and 9:30 p.m. Stand up from the sitcom star. Jokes on Us, 312 Main St., Laurel. $30-$35. 240-568-5081.
SANCTUARY -- Friday-Saturday at 8 p.m. Choreographer Ed Tyler also selected the costumes, sets and music for his dance troupe's new work, which explores the myth of security in an anarchic world. GALA Theatre-Tivoli, 3333 14th St. NW. $30. 202-785-9727.
NO EXIT -- Opens Saturday. Through Nov. 20. Scena Theatre presents Jean Paul Sartre's vision of hell as a sleepless place where you never get a moment away from the presence of others. Warehouse Next Door, 1017 Seventh St. NW. $20-$30. 703-684-7990.
HENRY ROLLINS -- Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The punk rock renaissance man comes to town with another set of politically charged spoken word. Birchmere, 3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. $25. 703-549-7500 or 202-397-7328.
FORGOTTEN CONSCIOUSNESS -- Saturday at 8 p.m. Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. The local CityDance Ensemble stages Ludovic Jolivet's multimedia work, which tells the story of two people who share the same dreams and nightmares but meet only from afar. Co-presented by Dance Place and the Kennedy Center. Dance Place, 3225 Eighth St. NE. $20; seniors, students, teachers and artists $15; children $7. 202-269-1600.
WASHINGTON CAPITALS -- Monday at 1 p.m. against the New York Rangers. Thursday at 7 p.m. against the New York Islanders. MCI Center, 601 F St. NW. $10-$90. 202-397-7328.
WASHINGTON WIZARDS -- Monday at 7 p.m. The local hoops squad plays its first exhibition game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. MCI Center, 601 F St. NW. $5-$387. 202-397-7328.
DC UNITED -- Saturday at 7:30 p.m. against the Columbus Crew. RFK Stadium, 2400 East Capitol St. SE. $16-$40. 202-397-7328 or 202-587-5000.