MICHAEL SWAN: FRIDAY, AUG. 21, 2009 >>>
1. UrbanXchange Records opens today offering cash for old CDs, tapes and vinyl or 30 percent more in store credit that you can use throughout the UrbanXchange clothing store.
2. As part of a national tour, Kennedy Center President Michael Kaiser will be at the Pantages Theater from 9-11 a.m. to present Arts in Crisis: A Kennedy Center Initiative.
3. Blue Mouse Theater hosts a fundraiser featuring a Filipino dinner and a screening of Gawad Kalinga at 6:30 p.m.
4. The Le Cabaret Noir Variety Show featuring Fuchsia Foxxx, Sydni Deveraux, Ernie Von Schmaltz, Indigo Blu, Jenny Penny, Inga Ingenue, Lou Henry Hoover, MC Harlot O Scara performs before an all-ages crowd at 8 p.m. inside the Capitol Theater.
5. Hotter Than A Crotch, Dusty Santamaria & The Singing Knives, and Retox play in Le Voyeur's back room at 9 p.m.