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Virtually unknown photography is on view at “Lyonel Feininger: Photographs, 1928-1939.’’ Pictured: “Untitled (Lyonel Feininger With Camera),’’ 1931.
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Virtually unknown photography is on view at “Lyonel Feininger: Photographs, 1928-1939.’’ Pictured: “Untitled (Lyonel Feininger With Camera),’’ 1931.


Zoom in Lyonel photos The American-born, avant-garde, modernist painter, Lyonel Feininger died in 1956 and is considered a master of caricature, figurative painting, and a distinctive brand of cubism. But, surprise, it’s his virtually unknown photography that’s on view at ‘‘Lyonel Feininger: Photographs, 1928-1939.’’ Pictured: ‘‘Untitled (Lyonel Feininger With Camera),’’ 1931. Tues-Sat from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. through June 2. $9, $7 seniors, $6 college students, free under 18 and for Massachusetts residents Saturdays from 10 a.m.-noon. Arthur M. Sackler Museum, 32 Quincy St., Cambridge. 617-495-9400.


The dirt Celebrity trash talk is as old as Zsa Zsa Gabor, one of the famous folks in the he-said-she-said “Celebrity Autobiography.’’ Tony winner and “Iron Chef America’’ judge Cady Huffman, along with Boston actors, will read vignettes from memoir moments by Britney Spears, Justin Bieber, and that triangle of Elizabeth Taylor, Debbie Reynolds, and Eddie Fisher. 7:30 p.m. $25-$75. The Lyric Stage Company of Boston, 140 Clarendon St., Boston. 617-585-5678.

Lesser is more Leon Kirchner’s only opera is about a pig farmer who moves his family to Africa because he’s fed up with the corruption of American society. “Lily’’ is based on Saul Bellow’s novel “Henderson the Rain King’’ and was not well received. The late composer always longed for a revival to prove the critics wrong. Cellist and longtime friend, Laurence Lesser, mounts the revival chamber version featuring soprano Diana Hoagland. 8 p.m. Free. Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough St., Boston. 617-585-1122.


Turn up the heat The sum of one Democrat and one Republican equals a lot of conversation. Political analysts Todd Domke and Dan Payne will discuss the upcoming presidential election at “Every Vote Counts.’’ We’ll let you figure out their party affiliation. 7 p.m. $10. The Cambridge Center for Adult Education, 42 Brattle St., Cambridge. 617-547-6789, ext. 1.

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Skin deep Bring your questions to “Health Is Beauty: Defining Ourselves’’ where Arianna Huffington (pictured), president and editor in chief of the Huffington Post Media Group, and Franca Sozzani, editor-in-chief of Vogue Italia, will participate in the forum presented by the Harris Center at Massachusetts General Hospital. 6-7:30 p.m. Free (online registration required by noon April 2). The Memorial Church, Harvard University, 1 Harvard Yard, Cambridge. 617-726-8470.

On the move You have to wait until April 9 to see “wrapped’’ vehicles with images of migrating animals traveling through Cambridge streets, but you don’t have to wait for the exhibit “Move Me: A Public Art Project.’’ This art project explores themes of immigration, national identity, and life transitions through the metaphor of animal migration. April 2 from 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m. (through June 15; reception April 27 from 6-8 p.m.). Free. CAC Gallery, Cambridge City Hall Annex, 344 Broadway, Cambridge. 617-349-4380.


Change of venue They are not silent, and it’s not a film. A Silent Film is the pop rock Oxford quartet now on tour in support of its upcoming record, “Sand & Snow.’’ The album was inspired by the band’s move to the United States. April 3 at 8:30 p.m. $10. 18+. Brighton Music Hall, 158 Brighton Ave., Boston. 800-745-3000.