The rock legends known as Aerosmith will let the music do the talking at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Chesapeake Arena, 100 W. Reno. Appearing with Cheap Trick (the band that wants you to want it), Steven Tyler and company are pimping Music from Another Dimension!, their first studio album in 11 years. Tickets are $49.50- $149.50. Call 800-745-3000 or visit chesapeakearena.com.
It’s all about chemistry as Science Museum Oklahoma, 2100 N.E. 52nd, salutes that one high school class that totally wrecked your GPA, bro. From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, it’s Chemistry Day with special activities like “Playing with Polymers,” “Reaction Rockets” and “Guess the Gas” (a big hit at our Thanksgiving table). Admission is $9.95-$11.95. Call 602-3760 or visit sciencemuseumok.org.
Born in Texas, raised in Louisiana, nominated for a Grammy, renowned pianist and vocalist Marcia Ball brings her groove-laden rhythm and blues to Sooner Theatre, 101 E. Main in Norman, for one night only. She’ll perform at 8 p.m. Friday, with songs from her latest album, Roadside Attractions. Tickets are $40- $50. Call 321-9600 or visit soonertheatre.org.