Here’s what’s going on in this week’s area arts and cultural scene:

? The Art Council of Greater Baton Rouge’s Arts Market will celebrate its 16th anniversary from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 1, at Fifth and Main streets downtown. The market will move to the Galvez Parking Garage, 500 Main St., in inclement weather. Visit

? The Art League of Central’s “Exploring Dimensions of Art” show, featuring work by Sheila Kelly and Derrel Robinson, will open with a reception from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at the Central Branch Library, 11260 Joor Road. The show will run through Nov. 30. For more information, email

? Theatre Baton Rouge’s fourth annual costume sale runs through Wednesday, Oct. 29, in the theater’s social room, 7155 Florida Blvd. Hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. with the special hours of noon-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26. For more information, call (225) 924-6496 or visit

? The University of Louisiana at Lafayette Opera Theatre, under the direction of Shawn Roy, will present “An Evening with Gilbert and Sullivan,” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 7-8, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at the Burke Hawthorne Theatre, 211 Hebrard Blvd. Admission is $10, general public; and $5, non-UL Lafayette students. UL Lafayette students, faculty and staff are admitted free. Tickets are available at the door. Call (337) 482-6012.

? The exhibit, “Sugar Mill Sessions,” featuring photos by New Orleans photographer David Armentor, runs through Sunday, Nov. 9, at the West Baton Rouge Museum, 845 N. Jefferson Ave., Port Allen. Call (225) 336-2422 or visit

? The Theatre Department at Scotlandville Magnet High School, 9870 Scotland Ave., will perform “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast,” Sunday through Tuesday, Oct. 28, in the school auditorium. The Sunday show will be preceded by “DisneyVille,” featuring a free meet-and-greet with Disney characters at 2:30, followed by the show at 4 p.m. The Monday and Tuesday shows begin at 6:30 p.m. Play tickets are $7, adults; $5, students with an ID; and $3 for children younger than age 5. For tickets or more information, call (225) 775-3715.

? Flutist Brian Dunbar-Kastella will be the featured soloist at the LSU Philharmonia concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, in the LSU School of Music Recital Hall, Dalrymple Drive, Baton Rouge. Admission is $10, individuals; $5, students. For tickets, call (225) 578-5128.

? Tickets are on sale for the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra’s Valentine’s Day concert featuring Johnny Mathis at 8 p.m. Feb. 14, in the Baton Rouge River Center Theatre for the Performing Arts, 275 St. Louis St. Tickets are $37-$175. Call (225) 383-0500 or visit

? Louisiana’s Old State Capitol, 100 North Blvd., will host Castle Creep Fest from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27. Admission is $5 for children and free for adults accompanying children. For more information, call (225) 342-0500 or visit

? The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge continues its Sunday in the Park series of free concerts from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, with a performance by Damon Fowler, at the North Boulevard Town Square, downtown Baton Rouge. Admission is free. Visit

? Two programs are set at the LSU Museum of Art in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., Baton Rouge: “Lafayette on Lafayette,” celebrating a French hero of the American Revolution, 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, Bert and Sue Turner Gallery, third floor; $5, museum members, $10, nonmembers. Kelli Scott Kelley Gallery Tour, 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2. Admission is free. Call (225) 389-7200 or visit

? The deadline is Dec. 15 for artists to submit their work to be shown in the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge’s FestForAll, set for March 28-29. For more information, call (225) 344-8558 or visit

? The exhibit, “The Ballast,” by Anja Marais runs through Dec. 13 as part of Prospect 3+BR, in partnership with the Prospect 3 New Orleans Bienniel, at the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, 427 Laurel St. Admission is free. For more information, visit