Are you either A. a woman or B. a person who loves women? If you’re one or both of these things, you should see the University of Central Oklahoma’s adaptation of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues, featuring students, faculty and staff sharing their views on women’s issues, 7 p.m. Thursday in the Radke Recital Hall on the UCO campus, 100 N. University Drive in Edmond. Admission is free, but donations will benefit the Oklahoma City YWCA. Visit uco.edu.
If you’ve been wondering how to get to Sesame Street, look no further. See Elmo, Grover and all their buddies perform the all-new Sesame Street Live production, Make a New Friend, at 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Friday; 10:30 a.m., 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Saturday; and 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the Cox Convention Center, 1 Myriad Gardens. Tickets are $16-$26. Call 602-8700 or visit sesamestreetlive.com.
There are those who think Jimi Hendrix was a god, and there are those who think he wasn’t quite a god but was definitely a higher deity of some sort. Either way, pay tribute to Hendrix alongside musical greats like Zakk Wylde, Doyle Bramhall II and Hendrix’s own bassist, Billy Cox, 7 p.m. Saturday at Grand Casino Hotel and Resort, 777 Grand Casino Boulevard in Shawnee. Tickets are $65-$85. Call 964-7777 or visit grandboxoffice.com.
Are you the type of girl who attracts the wrong type of guy? And by wrong type of guy we mean they’re attracted to the wrong sex. Then you can relate to Cass, the central character in The Boom Dinner Theatre’s production of All My Ex-Boyfriends Are Gay. See the world premiere comedy show 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday (with dinner at 6:30 p.m.) at The Boom, 2218 NW 39th St. Tickets are $15. Call 367-3774 or visit whatisthenextstage.com.
If you think you’re bad to the bone, you drink alone or you just flat-out love rock ’n’ roll, then you either work for Oklahoma Gazette or you’re a George Thorogood fan. Those who are the latter should rock out to George Thorogood & the Destroyers 8 p.m. Saturday at 7 Clans Paradise Casino, 7500 Hwy 177 in Red Rock. Tickets are $40. Call (866)723-4005 or visit okparadisecasino.com.
Not to be a downer or anything, but everyone’s going to die someday — bet on it. You can also bet on acclaimed UK indie film Everyone’s Going to Die being well worth your time. See the SXSW and Edinburgh International Film Festival favorite 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch Drive. Tickets are $7-$9. Call 236-3100 or visit okcmoa.com.