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The week ahead: events to watch out for Feb. 1-7

Flowers and a portrait are placed in front of the apartment building where David Bowie once lived in Berlin, Germany, Jan. 11, 2016.
Flowers and a portrait are placed in front of the apartment building where David Bowie once lived in Berlin, Germany, Jan. 11, 2016. AP

Monday

A tribute to David Bowie, the actor

The Lexington Film League presents Bowie in Film, a four-week celebration of the late rock star David Bowie. Screenings are at 6:30 p.m. Mondays, starting this week, at the Lexington Public Library Farish Theater, 140 East Main Street. First up: 1976’s The Man Who Fell to Earth. Facebook.com/lexingtonfilmleague

 

Thursday

My, my, how can you resist?

Just try to not sing along to the catchy ABBA tunes of Mamma Mia!, the Broadway hit that returns to the Lexington Opera House, 401 West Short Street. Performances at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. Sunday. $30-$150; 859-233-3535, Lexingtonoperahouse.com.

A perfect topic on a winter’s night

We know all about shoveling it; now we can learn “The Art & Science of Snow!” at the kid-friendly Discover Night program at the Living Arts & Science Center, 362 North Martin Luther King Boulevard. 6 p.m.; $2 donation suggested. Lasclex.org.

 

Saturday

Bring on the Gators

After traveling to Knoxville to take on Tennessee earlier in the week, Kentucky hosts Florida — and new head coach Mike White — at Rupp Arena. (4 p.m., CBS)

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