Marc Maron plays the Merriam Theater on Friday.
FRIDAY, MAY 12
Marc Maron @ Merriam Theater
If you only know him as the host of WTF and the star of Maron on IFC, you’re not getting the whole picture. His thoughtfully acerbic standup shows are a stream-of-consciousness maelstrom of conflicting thoughts and anecdotes that make you laugh at the strangest things.
Nichole Canuso Dance Company @ The Bok
Even if you’re not a dance fan, you gotta admit this sounds excellent: “The Garden of Forking Path is a movement and sound installation that leads audience members via audio prompts on a headset through a sprawling fabric labyrinth.” Multiple performances on Friday and Saturday. Read more »
Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz is a hunter. He says he fell in love with it in college, and even went hunting with Mike Trout over Christmas vacation.
It’s pretty adorable when he talks about it: “Hunting is a good release, good way to get away from the game and just decompress, even it’s just for a couple hours. I’ve always enjoyed it. I’ve got a three-year-old golden retriever that I’ve raised. She hunts with me too. She loves it.”
Anyway, as you can see above in the video Wentz posted to Twitter, he went hunting recently and shot … a lot of birds. Read more »
New Jersey animal rescuer Gretchen Rell, an Ocean Township resident who volunteered at the Monmouth County SPCA, has been charged with animal cruelty. Philly.com’s Alex Wigglesworth reports Rell is accused by authorities of hoarding more than 300 dead birds.
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