From a Beethoven festival to ’80s music: The Southside Scene for Feb. 11-14

Southside Daily will help get your weekend started every Thursday with the Southside Scene, a selection of events in Virginia Beach and Norfolk. Want to tell us and others about another happening? Submit your festival, concert or other event to our calendar for free.

This is Burtynsky's Olfusa River #1, which is from Iceland. (Courtesy of the Chrysler Museum)
Burtynsky’s Olfusa River #1, from Iceland. (Courtesy of the Chrysler Museum)

Edward Burtynsky: Water: The internationally-acclaimed photographer brings a new photography exhibit to the Chrysler Museum for the next few weeks. The exhibit includes more than 60 large-scale color photographs, intended to create a picture of the intersection between humanity and water. The project took about five years to put together and includes photographs of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, Asian “aquaculture” and North American irrigation systems, among other subjects. The exhibit will run until May 15. Admission is free.

When: 10 a.m to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday

Where: Chrysler Museum

Beethoven Festival: Prisca Benoit will join the Virginia Symphony for a program made entirely of Beethoven’s works. The event will feature his Symphony No. 3, the “Choral Fantasy” and the “Egmont Overture.” Benoit is the resident musician for Sentara’s Music and Medicine program. Tickets are $25.

When: 8 p.m. Friday

Where: Sandler Center

Cherub: The Nashville duo take the stage with their unique brand of electro-pop. Jordan Kelley and Jason Huber met at Middle Tennessee State University and have gained popularity in recent years after their deal with Columbia Records. They are most known for their break-out single “Doses and Mimosas,’ off their album “Year of the Caprese.” Tickets are $17 in advance, $22 at the door.

When: 8 p.m. Friday

Where: The NorVa

The Legwarmers look to bring the 80s back. (Courtesy of the NorVa)
The Legwarmers look to bring the 80s back. (Courtesy of the NorVa)

The Legwarmers: This band, created in May 2001, has one goal in mind — to remember the ’80s. With members who go by such names as Lavaar Huxtable, Capt. Morgan Pondo and Clarence McFly, the group is known for its era-outfits and authentic sound. Tickets are $16.

When: 8 p.m. Saturday

Where: The NorVa

Josh Blue: The comedian who got his start on Comedy Central’s “Mind of Mencia” is bringing his “reverse-style”of teasing to Virginia Beach. He is best know for his success on “Last Comic Standing.” He is also a U.S. Paralympic Soccer player with cerebral palsy. Dinner packages for his Valentine’s Day weekend shows are sold-out, but tickets for the show only are still available for $20 each. Ages 21 and older.

When: 8 p.m. & 10:30 p.m. Friday, 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m. Saturday, 7 p.m. Sunday

Where: Virginia Beach Funny Bone, 217 Central Park Ave.

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