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What to see, hear and do this week, June 8–14

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ART  + DESIGN

Luba Lukova: Designing Justice. A new exhibition considers the work of the progressively minded New York artist and designer. Through September 3. Museum of Design Atlanta.

WonderRoot Artists Market. Atlanta grassroots arts organization WonderRoot hosts a market on the Beltline for Atlanta’s emerging artists to sell their work. Sundays throughout June, noon to 3 p.m. The Shed at Ponce City Market on the Atlanta Eastside Beltline Trail.

MUSIC

Notes on Opera: Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier. Goethe Institut instructor David Kerr lectures on the story behind composer Richard Strauss and librettist Hugo von Hofmannsthal’s famous opera. June 12 at 6:30 p.m. Goethe Institut Atlanta.

Plundering Pirates of Symphony Hall. The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra performs a family-friendly concert of pirate-themed music including works by Wagner, Gilbert and Sullivan, Korngold and Rimsky-Korsakov. June 11 at 3 p.m. Symphony Hall.

THEATER

Race. Out of Box presents a new production of David Mamet’s 2009 drama about a criminal lawyer who takes on a racially charged sexual assault case. June 9–23. Out of Box Theatre.

Nobody Loves You. Horizon Theatre reprises its production of the hit Off-Broadway romantic musical comedy for free in Piedmont Park. June 14–17. Piedmont Park.

DANCE

The Physical Document: Artist Talk with Cheryl Pope. The Lucky Penny presents Chicago-based visual artist Cheryl Pope speaking about embodied and performative practices as they relate to community and public space. June 10 at 4:30 p.m. Work Room.

People Movement Shop. Atlanta-based dance collective glo and choreographer Lauri Stallings present a series of free movement workshops for people at all levels. June 10 and 13 at 10:30 a.m. Goat Farm Arts Center.

BOOKS

Ann Kidd Taylor, The Shark Club. The New York Times bestselling author presents her new novel about a woman’s mysterious kinship with the sea and the sharks that inhabit it. June 13 at 7 p.m. Holy Trinity Parish.

Sisters in Crime Writing and Publishing Seminar. A panel of published authors in the Atlanta Chapter of Sisters in Crime speak about the ins and outs of writing and publishing as women mystery writers. June 10 at 1 p.m. Decatur Library.

FILM

Some Like It Hot. Turner Classic Movies screens the 1959 cross-dressing comedy starring Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis and Marilyn Monroe. June 11 and 14. Area Movie Theaters.

Singin’ in the Rain. The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra performs the musical soundtrack alongside a screening of the classic 1952 musical comedy starring Gene Kelly and Debbie Reynolds. June 9 and 10. Symphony Hall.

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