The Avett Brothers
8 p.m. Friday
Chesapeake Energy Arena
100 W. Reno
Alert! Alert! Carpenter Square Theatre, 800 W. Main, is Out of Sterno! Described as a “coming-of-age story with an Alice in Wonderland twist,” the zany, feminist comedy stages at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and ends its run July 20. Tickets are $15-$20, with student rush tickets for $5. Call 232-6500 or visit carpentersquare.com.
Two cops, three crooks, a local accountant and the mayor in two adjoining hotel rooms? No, it’s not The Village People Go to Vegas. It’s Paul Slade Smith’s rollicking comedy Unnecessary Farce! Laughing commences at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Carpenter Square Theatre, 800 W. Main St., now in its 30th anniversary season. Tickets are $5-$20. Call 232-6500 or visit carpentersquare.com.