• HERE’S WHAT’S GOING ON THIS WEEK IN THE AREA ARTS AND CULTURAL SCENE:
  • ? TICKETS ARE ON SALE FOR THE PENNINGTON DANCE HEADLINER: Los Angeles Ballroom Studio Dance at 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Manship Theatre in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., Baton Rouge. Elena Grinenko, star of five seasons of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars,” has put together a group of ballroom dancers to heat up the night with a Latin flair. Tickets are $25-$40. For tickets, call (225) 344-0334.
  • ? TICKETS ARE ON SALE FOR SWINE PALACE’S PRODUCTION OF VICTOR GIALANELLA’S ADAPTATION OF “FRANKENSTEIN”: Set for Oct. 1-12, in the Claude L. Shaver Theatre in the LSU Music and Dramatic Arts Building, Dalrymple Drive, Baton Rouge. Pay-what-you-can on Wednesday, Oct. 1; and $15 for the preview performance on Thursday, Oct. 2. All other performances are $30, adults; $20, seniors, faculty and staff; and $15, students. For tickets, call (225) 578-3527 or visit swinepalace.org.
  • ? LSU PROFESSOR OF MUSIC AND JAZZ PIANIST WILLIS DELONY WILL PERFORM THE CONCERT, “OUT OF CHARACTER — CLASSICAL AND JAZZ CONNECTIONS”: 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29, in Pottle Music Auditorium on the Southeastern Louisiana University campus in Hammond. Admission is free. For more information, email kenneth.boulton@selu.edu.
  • ? LSU DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE’S NEW ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF FILM AND TELEVISION, JOSHUA OVERBAY, DEBUTS HIS FIRST FEATURE FILM, “AS IT IS IN HEAVEN”: Friday, Oct. 3, through Thursday, Oct. 9, at the Zeitgeist Multimedia Arts Center, 618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans. For more information, call (504) 827-5858.
  • ? “SISTER ANN CONSTANCE: Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText ColorArt & Community”Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color exhibitText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color: Runs through Jan. 15, at the Julien Poydras Museum and Arts Center, 400 W. Main St., New Roads. Hours are 1-4 p.m. Fridays through Sundays. For more information, call (225) 638-6575 or email pointecoupeehistoricalsociety@gmail.com.
  • ? LSU SCHOOL OF MUSIC: Johanna Cox Oboe Recital, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30. LSU School of Music Recital Hall, Dalrymple Drive, Baton Rouge; the LSU Jazz Showcase concert, 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 6, LSU Union Theater, Raphael Semmes Drive, Baton Rouge, tickets are $20, adults, $15, seniors, faculty and staff and $10, students; LSU Men’s Tiger Glee Club and Women’s Chorale concert, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, University United Methodist Church, 3350 Dalrymple Drive, Baton Rouge, admission is free; the LSU Symphonic Winds concert, “Traveler,” 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, LSU Union Theater, tickets are $20, adults, $15, seniors, faculty and staff; and $10, students. For tickets, call (225) 578-5128 or visit music.lsu.edu.
  • ? BATON ROUGE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA: The orchestra is conducting its annual instrument drive. For more information, call (225) 383-0500.
  • ? THE ELIZABETHAN GALLERY: 680 Jefferson Highway, in the Mid City Art & Design Cultural District, is celebrating its 27th anniversary with its annual fall art show, which opens with a reception from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3. Featured artists are Darryl D. Alello, Carol Hallock and Krista Roche. The show runs through Nov. 8. Gallery hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays. For more information, call (225) 924-6437 or visit elizabethangallery.com.