- Tickets are on sale for Theatre Baton Rouge's annual production of "The Rocky Horror Show," opening Oct. 19, in the Studio Theatre 7155 Florida Blvd. Tickets also are on sale for Theatre Baton Rouge's Main Stage production, "Sister Act," opening Nov. 3. For tickets, call (225) 924-6496 or visit theatrebr.org.
- The LSU Museum of Art in the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., will host a reception at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, for "Broken Time: Sculpture by Martin Payton." There will be a question-and-answer session with the artist, light hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar. Attendance is free for members, $5 for students and faculty with ID and $10 for nonmembers. For more information, call (225) 389-7200 or visit lsumoa.org.
- The West Baton Rouge Museum, 845 N. Jefferson Ave., Port Allen, will continue its “Generations of Struggle: Perspectives on Race and Justice from Reconstruction to the Present” series with Rachel Emanuel at 12:30 p.m. Oct. 17, 24 and 31. Admission is free, but advance registration is required by calling (225) 336-2422, ext. 15. For more information, visit westbatonrougemuseum.com.
- The Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette, will host "Literature Night" at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18, with the University of Louisiana at Lafayette's English Department. For more information, call (337) 482-0811 or visit hilliardmuseum.org.
- The Southeastern Louisiana University String Chamber Orchestra will present its fall concert, “Monday Night Serenades,” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at the university’s Pottle Music Auditorium on the Hammond campus. Admission is free. For more information, call (985) 549-2184.
- The second lecture of the free fall series “Let’s Talk: Art,” sponsored jointly by Southeastern Louisiana University’s Department of Visual Art + Design, the Hammond Regional Arts Center and Friends of Sims Memorial Library, will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18, in the Southeastern Contemporary Art Gallery on the Hammond campus. Brianna Reeves, art history concentration student, will present “Jean Dubuffet’s Return to Humanity in the Context of World War II.” For more information, call (985) 549-3962.
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