The Advocate - 29 March 2017 - Emily Charrier
What’s more iconic to our neighborhood than White Rock Lake? The White Rock Lake Conservancy hosts its annual jamboree to honor this local gem on Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. “Celebration! White Rock” includes a 5k/10k along with a block party of live music and local food, all at Winfrey Point, 950 E. Lawther Drive. The cost is $45 for the 5k, $55 for 10k, while there is a suggested donation of $20 for those who just want to come and party (kids under 12 are free). Register here. All proceeds benefit the lake.
The campy “Captain Phantasm Meets Major Majestic” opens at Pocket Sandwich Theatre this Friday, running through May 13. The show follows a superhero’s adventure in this homage to 1940s pulp comics. Showtimes vary by day, get the full schedule here. Tickets are $18-$20 and available here.
Wingspan Theater opens its 12th season with “Rose,” the story of an elderly woman’s remarkable life from a ghetto in Warsaw, Poland, to Atlantic City and beyond. René Moreno directs the show, which stars Barbara Bierbrier in the title role. Shows are set for Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Bath House Cultural Center. Tickets are $10.
ACME Magic brings a series of wacky stunts only seen in cartoons to Bookmarks at NorthPark Center on Saturday at 2 p.m. Portable holes, giant magnets and sticks of dynamite are part of Brett Roberts’ repertoire. Get all the details here.