Ahmed Ahmed, star of TBS's "Sullivan and Son", headlines a night of comedy at the Arlington Drafthouse. His stand-up, which is full of sharp observations on race in America today, has been seen on "The Tonight Show", Comedy Central's "Axis of Evil Comedy Tour" special, and in the film "Vince Vaughn's Wild West Comedy Show", which followed Ahmed, three other comedians and Vaughn on a cross-country stand-up tour. A veteran actor, he's been seen in "Iron Man", "Swingers", "You Don't Mess With the Zohan" and more -- and his directorial debut, the groundbreaking comedy documentary "Just Like Us", was a hit at film festivals across the world.
Twiddle is a reggae jam band from Hubbardton, VT. Weaving improvisation into its song structures, the band has managed to create its own style by blending together several unlikely genres such as traditional jazz, reggae, classical and various Latin stylings into a brew of modern rock and funk.
Written by American author Mary Zimmerman, The Arabian Nights is a theater production that was adapted from the beloved collection of folk tales known asOne Thousand and One Nights. Centered on the power of storytelling, the production ultimately brings the action to present day Baghdad, where the consistent air of violence threatens the rich culture and history behind each narrative.