Weekend Recs: Titus Andronicus, White Denim, Gypsy Picnic Trailer Food Festival


WHAT: Titus Andronicus
WHEN: Thurs. Oct. 20 — Monday, Oct. 31 at 7 p.m.
WHERE: CTC International, 1102 E. Cesar Chavez St.
WEB: http://www.lastacttheater.com/

Last Act Theatre Company is debuting its production of Shakespeare’s bloodiest tragedy, “Titus Andronicus,” on Thursday night, just in time for Halloween.

WHAT: The Rum Diary at the Paramount Theatre w/ Johnny Depp
WHEN: Friday at 7 p.m.
WHERE: Paramount Theatre
ADMISSION: Priority to badge holders
WEB: http://www.austinfilmfestival.com/new/johnny_depp

Mr. Johnny Depp himself will grace Austin with his presence this weekend for the Austin Film Festival. Here to receive an award for his extraordinary contribution to the industry, the actor will also introduce and answer questions about his latest film, “The Rum Diary,” at the Paramount Theatre on Friday.

WHAT: Gypsy Picnic Trailer Food Festival
WHEN: Saturday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
WHERE: Auditorium Shores
WEB: gypsypicnic.com

Fall has finally arrived to Austin, and the weather could not be anymore beautiful for a picnic. This Saturday, more than 40 local trailer food vendors are selling their tasty samples for $3 each at the Gypsy Picnic Trailer Food Festival at Auditorium Shores. Lounge out with friends and family, while enjoying live music, cook-offs and great food.

WHAT: White Denim
WHEN: Saturday at 8 p.m.
WHERE: Stubb’s BBQ
ADMISSION: $17 - $19
WEB: stubbsaustin.com

The four-piece Austin-based group White Denim brings its melodic, lo-fi sound to the Stubb’s stage with Manchester Orchestra, The Dear Hunter and Little Hunter.