FREE FIRST SUNDAY: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., USS Kidd Museum, 305 S. River Road; 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 River Road South; and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., LSU Museum of Art, 100 Lafayette St. The museums have free admission to its exhibits and LASM has discounted prices for planetarium shows on the first Sunday of each month. USS Kidd will have special activities to mark the end of summer as well, including games, crafts, refreshments and movies. usskidd.com, lasm.org and lsumoa.org.
“COLD IN JULY”: 2 p.m., Manship Theatre, Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St. The action film stars Michael C. Hall, Sam Shepard and Don Johnson. Tickets are $8.50. (225) 344-0334 or manshiptheatre.org.
“THE SHAPE OF THINGS”: 2 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge, 7155 Florida Blvd. The popular drama by Neil LaBute explores the nature of love and art. Neil Hebert will direct the play, which is rated R. Tickets are $22. (225) 924-6496 or theatrebr.org.