SATURDAY, SEPT. 13
THE SENSATIONAL DAN LAROSA COMEDY HYPNOSIS SHOW. 7 p.m., doors open. 8 p.m., show time. Adult comedy show. Bristol Polish Club Hall, 541 North Main St., Bristol. $20. BrownPaperTickets.com, search Dan LaRosa. Tickets also at Bristol Polish Club bar. Cash bar. Bring your own snacks.
‘COMEDY NIGHT AT THE PLAYHOUSE.’ 8 p.m. Pete Michaels will headline. Mike Prior opens. Matt Jedynak is the emcee. Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd., West Hartford. PlayhouseonPark.org, (860) 523-5900 ext. 10.
SUNDAY, DEC. 6
AUDITIONS FOR ‘11TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY SHOWCASE OF STARS.’ 5 to 7 p.m. Singers sought for children’s and adult choruses. If you can carry a tune, enjoy singing, and having a great time, audition. Auditions will determine range of voices. Prepare to sing a capella. Any song will do. St. Anthony Church Hall, back entrance, 111 School St., Bristol. (860) 585-6039. (860) 589-5692.
NOW thru SEPT. 13
‘STEEL MAGNOLIAS.’ Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The action is set in Truvy’s beauty salon in Chinquapin, La. Starring Autumn Eliza Sheffy, Tiffany Sabatok, Heidi Bass Lamberto, Kelly Andrews Stuper, Helen Anne Crowley, and Patricia Hackett. Directed by Tony Lamberto Jr. Produced by Peter E. Pristic. Plantsville Congregational Church, 109 Church St., Plantsville. $12 in advance. $15 at the door. Tickets available at Just For You.. Country Gifts, 979 Meriden-Waterbury Rd., Plantsville, The Music Shop, 405 Queen St., Southington, and at the door. SouthingtonCommunityTheatre.org. SouthingtoncommunityTheatre@gmail.com, (860) 877-3210.
NOW thru SEPT. 14
‘WOODY SEZ: THE LIFE AND MUSIC OF WOODY GUTHRIE.’ Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Weekend matinees at 2:30 p.m. General admission, $50. Reserved upgrade, additional $15. Student rush, $15. Senior 60-plus, $35. TheaterWorks, City Arts on Pearl, 233 Pearl St., Hartford. (860) 527-7838, TheaterWorksHartford.org