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Classical Music
Atlanta Sacred Chorale Tue., June 4, 8 p.m. free. Glenn Memorial Auditorium, 1652 N. Decatur Road. 404-727-5050.

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra * Robert Spano conducts Prokofiev, Holst with Chinese pianist Lang Lang. May 30, 8 p.m.; May 31, 8 p.m.; June 1, 8 p.m. $19.-$52. Atlanta Symphony Hall, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. 404-733-5000.
Comedy
Aurora Theatre Sunday Funny Sunday. Improv comedy show. Sundays, 8 p.m. Continues through June 16. $8. 3087-B Main St, Duluth. 770-476-7926.

Dad's Garage Theater Comedy improv. Thursdays, 10:30 p.m. $5-$10. Dr. Bob Frapple's Improv Psychiatry. Improv comedy that helps, hurts and heals. Fridays, 10:30 p.m. $10. TheatreSports. Atlanta's popular improv comedy show. Saturdays, 10:30 p.m. $10. 280 Elizabeth St. 404-523-3141.

Kudzu Playhouse 2nd Base Comedy Troupe. Roswell's resident comedy troupe featuring improv and sketch comedy. Saturdays, 10:30 p.m.-12 a.m. $5. 608 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell. 770-594-1020.

N'jea Open-mic. A home for seasoned and up-and-coming comics. Tuesdays, 8 p.m. $3-$5. 753 Edgewood Ave. 404-874-7707.

The Punchline Jim David. May 29, 8:30 p.m.; May 30, 8:30 p.m.; May 31, 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m.; June 1, 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m.; June 2, 8 p.m. $10-$14. 290 Hilderbrand Drive, Sandy Springs. 404-252-5233.

Red Chair Theater Comedy Response Unit. Atlanta's only longform improv troupe performs its own brand of improv. Fri., Sat., 10:30 p.m. $5-$10. 662 11th St. 404-872-4242.

Whole World Theatre Award-winning improv comedy theater. Second Troupe on Tues. Main stage on Thurs.-Sat. Tuesdays, 8 p.m.; Thursdays, 8 p.m.; Fri., Sat., 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m. $10-$19.50. 1214 Spring St. 404-817-0880.
Museums
Atlanta Contemporary Art Center * Cock Fight. Cornel Rubino presents his visual treatise on petit bourgeois cruelty. Out There. Exhibit of six Atlanta artists who present eccentric, edgy, and original visions of the world. Including Karen Rich Beall, Ruth Dusseault, Gretchen Hupfel, Jill Larson, Matt Pettigrew, Angela Wilcocks. Tue.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through June 1. 535 Means St. 404-688-1970.

Atlanta International Museum African American Gardens and Yards in the Rural South. Exhibit of photographs depicting decorated gardens and yards which are culturally significant. Treasures from the Smithsonian: A First Look. Terra cotta sculptures by Tamil Nadu artists from southern India. Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Aug. 23. $3. 285 Peachtree Center Ave., Marquis II Tower. 404-688-2467.

Carter Center Declaration of Independence Road Trip. Multi-media exhibit involving an original, signed copy of the Declaration of Independence. Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-4:45 p.m.; Sundays, 12-4:45 p.m. Continues through July 5. 441 Freedom Parkway. 404-331-0296.

Gwinnett Historic Courthouse Going Grey. Exhibit of art by local senior artists working in watercolor, pastel, pen and ink, and oils. Tue.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Continues through July 6. Free. 185 Crogan St., Lawrenceville. 770-822-5450.

High Museum of Art * Angela Willcocks: Thraxpat. Installation of local artist's fluorescent creations and horsehair items in the High's Robinson Atrium. Mon.-Sun. Continues through June 2. $4-$8. 1280 Peachtree St. 404-733-4444.

High Museum of Art Folk Art & Photography Gallery * Art Brut. Exhibit of "Raw art," self-taught art popularized by French artist Jean Dubuffet from ABCD's collection. May 23-Aug. 24. Diverse Works: Photographs from the High's Collection. Exhibit features the work of eight contemporary photographers: Ralph Gibson, James Hinton, Robert Glenn Ketchum, Mark Klett, Nancy Marshall, Todd Walker, Alex Webb and Angela West. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Aug. 31. Free. 30 John Wesley Dobbs Ave. 404-577-6940.

Michael C. Carlos Museum Andor Weininger: Beyond the Bauhaus. Exhibit of 15 of the artist's watercolors and drawings ranging from 1928-1981. Continues through July 1. Arts of India and the Himalayas: Recent Acquisitions. New permanent collection dedicated to Asian art with rotating exhibits focusing on Asia's vast geography. Tue., Wed., Fri., Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thursdays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sundays, 12-5 p.m. $5 donation. 571 S. Kilgo St. 404-727-4282.

Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia * Artists of the Heath Gallery, 1965 to 1998. Exhibit documenting over 32 years of the Heath Gallery's contributions to Atlanta. May 23-June 30. Free. 1447 Peachtree St. 404-881-1109.

Robert C. Williams American Museum of Papermaking Alchemy. Exhibit of recent pulp paintings by Jennifer Crane. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Continues through May 31. 500 Tenth St. 404-894-6663.

Spelman College Museum Of Fine Art The Walter O. Evans Collection of African American Art. Exhibit of more than 80 works by artists Jacob Lawrence, Romare Bearden, Aaron Douglas, Archibald Motley Jr., Henry Ossawa Tanner and others. Tue.-Sun. Continues through Sept 14. 350 Spelman Lane. 404-215-2583.
Spoken Word
Apache Cafe Free Forum Exchange. Spoken-word, poetry, performance art and jazz performances by Black Rice. Hosted by Son-Christopher. Sundays, 9 p.m. 64 Third St. 404-876-5436.

Borders-Lithonia Open-mic. Sign up to read at 6:30 p.m. First, Third, and Fifth Saturday of every month, 7-9 p.m. 8000 Mall Parkway, Lithonia. 770-918-9388.

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