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3 performing and visual arts events to check out in San Antonio this week

If you're a fan of the arts, mark your calendars: there's plenty to do when it comes to artsy events in San Antonio this week, from a photography symposium to the Tony-winning "Jersey Boys."

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22nd Annual Mays Symposium: A Common Bond: How Photography Unites Us

Learn about the history and power of photographic images at the 22nd annual Mays Symposium on Saturday. Scholars and artists will join together to discuss photography's ability to elicit emotions and tell powerful stories. 

When: Saturday, Feb. 2, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W. Jones Ave.
Price: $25 for students; $50 for members; $75 for non-members

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P.D.Q. Bach and Musical Comedy

If you're looking to kick off your work week with some tunes, check out a concert by P.D.Q. Bach aka musical satirist Peter Schickele. 

The performance will also feature well known pianist Jeffrey Biegel and a rendition of Zoltán Kodály's "Háry János Suite." In celebration of  Leonard Bernstein's 100th anniversary, the show will also highlight the composer's "Candide" Overture.

When: Tuesday, Jan. 29, 7 p.m.
Where: Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, H-E-B Performance Hall, 100 Auditorium Circle
Price: Available by calling box office 

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Jersey Boys

Learn about the story behind the legendary group Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons at the Tony-winning "Jersey Boys."

The story chronicles the group's ups and downs on their way to superstardom. Known for hits like "Sherry" and "Big Girls Don't Cry," the pop group has sold more than 175 million records worldwide, according to Village Life.

When: Friday, Feb. 1, 8 p.m (other showtimes are available)
Where: Majestic Theatre, 224 E. Houston St.
Price: $40-$130

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