Here’s what’s going on in the area arts and cultural scene:
? Louisiana’s Old State Capitol, 100 North Blvd., Baton Rouge, will open the exhibit “The Social History of Stationery,” with a reception from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15. The show runs through Dec. 20.
Admission is free. For more information, call (225) 342-0500 or visit louisianaoldstatecapitol.org.
? Two events are scheduled this week in the LSU School of Music: the LSU Wind Ensemble concert, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14, LSU Union Theater, Raphael Semmes Drive, Baton Rouge, $20, general admission; $15, seniors, LSU faculty and staff; $10, students.
Violinist Lin He and pianist Gregory Soles will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, in the LSU School of Music Recital Hall, Dalrymple Drive. Tickets are $10, general admission; $5, students. For tickets, call (225) 578-5128 or visit music.lsu.edu.
? UpStage Theatre, 1713 Wooddale Blvd., Baton Rouge, will host “Star Night at the Mic,” moderated by Alexander Scott at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15. Tickets are $5, which includes free soft drinks. For more information call (225) 924-3774 or visit upstagetheatre.biz.
? The Southeastern Louisiana University faculty band, Impaired Faculties, will return to the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 E. Thomas St,, Hammond, at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 16, for an evening of rock and roll. Tickets are $12, general public and Southeastern faculty and staff and $5 for Southeastern students with a university ID. For tickets, call (985) 543-4371.
? Fall For Art is set for 6-9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, in downtown Covington. For more information, call (985) 892-8650 or visit sttammanyartassociation.org.
? Registration is open for New Venture Theatre’s fall classes in the Hartley/Vey Workshop at the Manship Theatre in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., Baton Rouge. For a class list or to register, call (225) 588-7576 or visit newventuretheatre.org.
? Reservations are open for The Enchanted Mansion Doll Museum’s Fall Fest, set for 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at the museum, 190 Lee Drive, Baton Rouge. The cost is $10 per person. Also, the museum is taking reservations for its Autumn Petite Tea on Nov. 15. The cost is $15 a person. For reservations, call (225) 769-0005.
? The Lafayette Concert Band, Acadiana’s adult community band will present “The Musical World of Disney” at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, featuring soloist Andrea Hochkeppel, at The Bayou Church, 2234 Kaliste Saloom Road. A special feature of the concert will be an audience sing-a-long to the music from the Disney movie “Frozen.” Tickets are $10 and are available at the door. For more information, call (337) 989-1279.