“THE ADVENTURES OF BUTT BOY AND TIGGER”: 8 p.m., The Elm Theatre, 220 Julia St., New Orleans. $15. (504) 218-0055 or


“next to normal”: 7:30 p.m., Thursday-Saturday and 2 p.m., Sunday, Freeport-McMoRan Theater, The Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp St., New Orleans. Performance by Southern Repertory Theatre. (504) 522-6545.


Rat Pack Now tribute show: 6 p.m., dinner seating; 8 p.m., show, Friday and Saturday; 11:30 a.m. brunch seating, Sunday, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. A show recapturing the music, style, comedy and camaraderie of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis, Jr. or (504) 528-1943.


“Hell’s Belles”: 8 p.m., Saturday and 6 p.m., Sunday, Mid City Theatre, 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. $25.