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  • COURTESY THE SHRINE
  • ?uestlove

Looking for something to do today? Agenda‘s got you covered.

The Roots’ drummer ?uestlove trades in his sticks for an evening of record spinning at the Shrine. Local group Ephelon Trio will also be playing the entirety of J Dilla’s Donuts.

This weekend at the Queer Chicago festival, performance artists from Poland (Suka Off), Brazil (Gabriela Mureb), Croatia (Bruno Isakovic), and the U.S. (Keijaun R. Thomas) try to re-create the understanding of the term “queer” and explore its role in their art through sound, video, dance, and sucking on popsicles. Performances to be held at Defibrillator.

A theatrical adaptation of the Quentin Tarantino crime thriller Reservoir Dogs featuring an all-female cast begins its run at Bare Knuckle Productions.

For more on these events and others, check out the Reader‘s daily Agenda page.