SCOUT PICKS: 3/27/15 – 3/29/15

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Sour beers, “strange days” and more in this weekend’s Scout Picks.

All Weekend
Strange Days: 5 Tales Concerning Dark Paths, Ddd Mercies and Birthday Cake
7:30 p.m. (6 p.m. Sunday), $20
Green Street Studios
185 Green St.
This performance of five short plays by James Wilkinson includes the tales of a pair of cops on a bender, a sister’s disappearance on a remote island and good deeds gone bad. Not recommended for children under 14, so leave the kids at home for this one.

Friday, 3/27
Craft Beer Tasting in Support of SWB Boston
8-10:30 p.m., $35-$95
Cambridge Community Center
5 Callender St.
Looking to knock back a few while benefitting a cool local initiative? East Boston’s Soccer Without Borders program, which reaches 300+ young people in that community, is hosting a March Madness tournament-style craft beer taste test tonight. Area breweries including Foolproof, Harpoon, Sam Adams and Riverwalk have donated their wares for the event, so you’ll be drinking some of the finest local brews around. Tickets will not be sold at the door, to make sure you grab yours here before heading out.

Saturday, 3/28
Second Annual CBC Sour Fest
All Day, No Cover
Cambridge Brewing Company
1 Kendall Sq.
Sour power! After the success of last year’s inaugural event, Sour Fest is back. The all-day beer bonanza is not ticketed and features sixteen different CBC sours, including Benevolence, Brett Semetary and Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride. Hoping your favorite will be on the menu? Check out the full beer list here.

Sunday, 3/29
Muriel Anderson
Noon, $18
Club Passim
47 Palmer St.
Take a break on Sunday afternoon and stop by Club Passim, where renowned composer and guitarist Muriel Anderson will be performing. Anderson has played with icons including Chet Atkins and Les Paul—yes, the Les Paul. You can learn more about her here (and you’ll want to, if only to see a photo of that wild looking harp guitar).

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