A compilation of arts events for the week ahead.

SUNDAY, JULY 24

CROWNS: 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Independence Park Theatre, 7800 Independence Blvd. A new Venture Theatre production. $20. (225) 216-0600.

HAIRSPRAY: 2 p.m., Baton Rouge Little Theater, 7155 Florida Blvd. $29. (225) 924-6496.

GEORGE RODRIGUE, THE ARTIST AT WORK: 2 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. The artist will create a new Blue Dog work as Wendy Rodrigue offers insight into his career. Book signing will follow.

ANNIE: 2 p.m., Pasqua Theatre, 823 Felicity St., Gonzales. Summer musical presented by Ascension Community Theatre. $15-$30. (225) 647-1230.

FILM SCREENING: 2 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. The Big Uneasy, a film by Harry Shearer, will be shown. $5, museum members; $10, nonmembers. (504) 539-9650.

SEUSSICAL JR.: 2 p.m., Westwego Performing Arts Theatre, 177 Sala Ave., Westwego. A Jefferson Performing Arts Society production. $15, adults; $12, students with ID; $10, children 12 and younger. (504) 885-2000.

MONDAY, JULY 25

FILM SCREENING: 6 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. God’s Architects, a film by Zack Godshall and Emilie Taylor, will be shown. $5, museum members; $10, nonmembers. (504) 539-9650.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 27

MUSIC AT MID-DAY: noon, fourth floor terrace, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. Lunchtime concert. Free.

SUMMER SOUNDS AT ST. JAMES: 7 p.m., St. James Episcopal Church, 208 N. 4th St. With the Campanile Trio. $10. (225) 387-5141 or http://www.stjamesbr.org.

THURSDAY, JULY 28

THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT SERIES: 6 p.m., Pavilion of the Two Sisters, New Orleans Botanical Gardens, City Park, New Orleans. The New Orleans Gay Men’s Chorus performs. $8, adults; $3, children under 12.

WINE TASTING: 6:30-9 p.m., Reilly Theatre, Tower Drive, LSU. A benefit for Swine Palace. Fine wines and hors d’oeuvres. $40, in advance; $50, at the door. (225) 578-9277 or http://www.swinepalace.org.

HAIRSPRAY: 7:30 p.m., Baton Rouge Little Theater, 7155 Florida Blvd. $29. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

FRIDAY, JULY 29

HAIRSPRAY: 7:30 p.m., Baton Rouge Little Theater, 7155 Florida Blvd. Summer musical by BRLT. $29. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

GUYS AND DOLLS: 7:30 p.m., Jefferson Performing Arts Center, East Jefferson High School Auditorium, 400 Phlox Ave., Metairie. A Jefferson Performing Arts Society production. $15, adults; $12, students with ID; $10, children 12 and younger. (504) 885-2000.

SATURDAY, JULY 30

MISS TRUDY’S TRAVELING TRUNK SHOW: 11 a.m., Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 S. River Road. Interactive program for young children and their families.

HAIRSPRAY: 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Baton Rouge Little Theater, 7155 Florida Blvd. Summer musical by BRLT. $29. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

GUYS AND DOLLS: 7:30 p.m., Jefferson Performing Arts Center, East Jefferson High School Auditorium, 400 Phlox Ave., Metairie. A Jefferson Performing Arts Society production. $15, adults; $12, students with ID; $10, children 12 and younger. (504) 885-2000.

MOVIES AND MUSIC ON THE LAWN: 8 p.m., BREC’s Baton Rouge Gallery, 1515 Dalrymple Drive. Featuring the Harold Lloyd film Safety First. $5, general admission; free, gallery members. (225) 383-1470.