• “SEELOS DOCTOR OF SOULS” (PART OF THE SUMMER SILVER SERIES AT THE ALLWAYS THEATRE): 12:30 p.m., Allways Theatre, 1030 Marigny St. One-man play written and performed by Casey Groves, directed by George Drance and commissioned by the National Seelos Shrine in New Orleans. $15 per ticket for show; $17.50 per ticket with lunch included. Call (504) 230-4418.
  • ALLSTAR COMEDY REVUE: 8 p.m., House of Blues, 225 Decatur St. Leon Blanda hosts the stand-up comedy show with special guests and a band. Free.
  • LAUGH & SIP: 8 p.m., The Wine Bistro, 1011 Gravier St. Mark Caesar and DJ Cousin Cav host the weekly showcase of local comedians. $7. Call (504) 606-6408.


  • THE 3 CHARMERS OF NEW ORLEANS ARE GOING ON VACATION TO GRAND ISLE: 8 p.m., Castle Theatre, 501 Williams Blvd., Kenner. Jodi Borrello, Becky Allen and Amanda Hebert present skits around a vacation without TV, cellphones or computers but with plenty of fishing, cooking and jellyfish. $25. Call (504) 287-4707.


  • “HAIRSPRAY”: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday, Hahnville High School, 200 Tiger Drive, Boutte. Tickets start at $15. Call (985) 758-7537.
  • NEW FANGLED OPERA: 8 p.m., The Marigny Opera House, 725 St. Ferdinand St. New Fangled Opera’s summer festival of operas offers a little bit for everyone: traditional favorites, edgy new works and a world premiere. $10-$20. Call (504) 948-9998.


  • FRIDAY NIGHT LAUGHS: 10 p.m., La Nuit Comedy Theater, 5039 Freret St. A stand-up comedy open mic presented by La Nuit Comedy Theater and hosted by Jackie Jenkins Jr. Free.
  • THE SWEET SPOT NEW ORLEANS: 10 p.m., Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave. This theater production is a part of the pop erotica movement. Ages 21 and older only.
  • BURLESQUE BALLROOM, CABARET, BURLESQUE AND VARIETY: 11:50 p.m., Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse, 300 Bourbon St. Trixie Minx stars in the weekly burlesque show featuring the music of Romy Kaye and the Brent Walsh Jazz Trio. Call (504) 553-2331.
  • ACCESSIBLE COMEDY: 11:55 p.m., Buffa’s Lounge, 1001 Esplanade Ave. J. Alfred Potter and Jonah Bascle do stand-up shows on a rotating basis. Call (504) 949-0038.


  • IT’S ALWAYS SUNNY IN BURLESQUE THE NIGHTMAN COMETH, PRESENTED BY XENA ZEIT-GEIST: 11 p.m., The Shadowbox, 2400 St. Claude Ave. From the minds that brought you Arkham ASS-ylum comes an even sexier take on your favorite episode of “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.” Drinks will be available for purchase. Please arrive early. $10.
  • “FAT PIG”: 8 p.m., Cutting Edge Theater, 747 Robert Blvd., Slidell. An attractive, career-minded man confronts his views about beauty and success when he falls in love with a heavyset librarian. Continues through June 21. Tickets start at $20. Call (985) 640-0333.


  • “THE ANDREWS BROTHERS”: 6 p.m., Friday and Saturday; 11 a.m., Sunday, The Stage Door Canteen at The National WWII Museum, 945 Magazine St. It’s 1943 in the South Pacific and The Andrews Sisters headline the big USO show. But when a flu outbreak quarantines the girls, stagehands Max, Lawrence and Patrick, along with pin-up girl Peggy Jones, hatch a plan to save the day. Add spectacular dining by chef John Besh and the American Sector restaurant for the ultimate experience. $30, show only; $60, brunch and show; $50 under 12; $65 dinner and show; $57 under 12. Call (504) 528-1943.
  • “REEFER MADNESS”: 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday; 6 p.m., Sunday, Mid City Theatre, 3540 Toulouse St. A raucous musical comedy inspired by the original 1936 cult film.


  • LOCAL UPROAR!: 6 p.m., The AllWays Lounge, 2240 St. Claude Ave. Comedy show. Free. Call (504) 322-8862.
  • SKIN HORSE PRESENTS THIRD ANNUAL “24 HOUR PLAY FESTIVAL”: 8 p.m., The AllWays Lounge, 2240 St. Claude Ave. Call (504) 322-8862.
  • THIS WAY TO THE EGRESS + MEMBERS OF FREAKSHEAUX TO GEAUX: 10 p.m., The AllWays Lounge, 2240 St. Claude Ave. This Way to the Egress teams up with the local circus-inspired vaudeville experience, Freaksheaux to Geaux, for a truly unique night of entertainment. $15. Call (504) 322-8862.


  • MOVE LIVE ON TOUR: 8 p.m., Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St. Siblings Julianne and Derek Hough perform a variety of dance styles. Tickets start at $35. Call (504) 287-0351.
  • THE CHURCH OF BURLESQUE PRESENTS SUNDAY SCHOOL WITH REV. SPOOKY LESTRANGE AND HER BILLION DOLLAR BABY DOLLS: 9 p.m. to 11 p.m., The BEATnik, 1638 Clio St. A weekly burlesque free for all brought to you by the Reverend Spooky Le Strange. Free.


  • VICTORY BELLES’ “SPIRIT OF AMERICA”: 11:45 a.m., The Stage Door Canteen at The National WWII Museum, 945 Magazine St. Red, white and blue celebration featuring a potpourri of songs from the Great American Song Book. Includes dining by chef John Besh and the American Sector restaurant. $40. Call (504) 528-1943.
  • “DEBAUCHERY”: 7:30 p.m., Mid City Theatre, 3540 Toulouse St. Pat Bourgeois’ live soap opera, now in its fourth year. $10 cash at the door. Call (504) 488-1460.