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The Mix — Cool Things to Do 05.17.13

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Our picks for cool things to do this Weekend and beyond what the hecht?

Six works of legendary Chicago Daily News columnist Ben Hecht comprise a new radio play presented by Strawdog Theater and Access Contemporary Music. 7 p.m. May 21, $8-$20, at Architectural Artifacts, 4325 N. Ravenswood. Visit acmusic.org.


WRESTLE UP SOME SUSHI

The ‘Sumo+Sushi Tour’ invites you to sample two of Japanese culture’s greatest ambassadors. A three-course sushi/sake tasting and a live Sumo match, $69-$89 (21+over), will be a feast for the eyes and the tastebuds, May 17-19, 108 W. Germania Place. Times vary. Visit livingsocial.com/sumo. CLASSIC ROCK ‘n’ Roll

Fans of ’60s pop rock should head to the Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena, Aurora, on May 18, for the double-bill of Herman’s Hermits, featuring Peter Noone, and the Ides of March. Show time is 8 p.m. $39.50-$49.50. Visit paramountaurora.com.



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