Concha Jareno will sweep you off your feet.(photo: Paco Sanchez, DeFlamenco.com)
Chicago Flamenco Festival 2010
7:30 p.m. at Instituto Cervantes Chicago; $20
Award-winning dancer Concha Jareno returns for a second night of "Simplemente Flamenco," accompanied by Flavio Rodrigues on guitar, Diego Villegas on wind instruments and the voice of Pedro Jesus Obregon Uceda.
8 p.m. at Steppenwolf Merle Reskin Garage Theatre; $20
All hail Mama 'wolf! Chicago's most famous theater company is also its most nurturing, giving promising start-ups great facilities, expert guidance and major press. Starting this month, the 'wolf Garage space will be hosting three plays by itinerant troupes, including XIII Pocket's "Adore," a tale of love and cannibalism.
Soup and Bread
5:30-8 p.m. at Hideout; donations suggested
This week's installment of the always tasty series features batches of soup from the likes of Ryan Cooper (First Slice), painter/DJ Won Kim and novelist Terri Griffith. Donations will go to First Slice, a bakery and non-profit providing food to the hungry.