Comedians who are quick on their feet will perform at Big Dog Theater Friday.
Check back every Friday for Cheap Date: one weekend event or activity that won't break the bank. You don't have to pay a lot for laughs at Big Dog Theater. Big Dog's nine-person, in-house improv comedy troupe, Thunderlips and the Submissives, will deliver jokes and establish funny situations without rehearsal tonight for just 8 bucks. Watch how the improv group slowly builds on each moment and story and performs comedy quick on their feet. Where: 2781 Euclid Heights Blvd., Cleveland Heights When: 9 to 10:30 p.m. Friday Price: $8 cash only. Tickets can be bought at the door the day of the show and reserved online or by phone at 216-472-3636. Website: http://bigdogtheater.com/index.html
Check out the best spots to see art, laugh and support a local cause this weekend
1. A FEW HUNDRED POSTERS BY JOHN G. AND JAKE KELLY Where/When: Heights Arts Gallery, 2173 Lee Road, Cleveland Heights; tonight, Friday and Saturday, 1:30 to 9:30 p.m. Why Go: It's the last chance to catch the exhibit, as it closes this weekend. Pricing: Free 2. BENEFIT FOR PRESTON'S H.O.P.E. AT GROG SHOP Where/When: Grog Shop, 2785 Euclid Heights Blvd., Cleveland Heights; Friday, 8 p.m. Why Go: Hear live music while supporting the Preston's H.O.P.E., a fully handicapped-accessible playground in Beachwood. AltOhio.com is hosting the benefit show with Founding Fathers, Nights, Brian Straw, Fangs Out and Me! Pricing: $5 minimum donation 3.THE SHAKERS FEED THE TROOPS Where/When: Shaker Historical Society, 16740 S. Park Blvd., Shaker …