5 things to do today: Wednesday, September 18
FOUND Magazine Unfinished Business Tour FOUND editor Davy Rothbart recalls the most hilarious discoveries sent to the magazine's HQ and reads from his memoir My Heart is an Idiot, now out in paperback. Rothbart will be joined by sword swallower Brett Loudermilk and DJ Mikah tha Vipah. Schubas. 9pm. $10, advance $5.
Comedians You Should Know This weekly night of comedy, curated by a group of funny dudes, puts local stand-ups on your radar. Timothy O'Toole's. 9pm. $10, advance $5.
GAY & LESBIAN
Burly Burliness is optional at this night for bearded boys, funky folk and all other queers and allies. Gregg Medley spins punk, disco and new wave galore. The Burlington. 9pm.
Shigeto + Beacon + Nitemoves Zach Saginaw is better known as Ghostly International recording whiz Shigeto. On his latest album, No Better Time Than Now, the producer continues to flesh out his boom-clack beats with layers of sonic filigree and twisting rhythms. Bottom Lounge. 8:30pm. $13.
SPORTS & FITNESS
Yoga at the Zoo Do downward dog on the beautiful Jeanne Gang–designed Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo. Ideal for begginner and intermediate yogis, this open-air class is an hour long. BYO mat and water; rain location is Farmhouse at the Farm-in-the-Zoo. Lincoln Park Zoo. 6:30pm–7:30pm. Drop-in rate $20; see lpzoo.org for pass info.