Thursday, Aug. 4
Shakespeare on the Square
7 p.m., Market Square. Free. (Continues at 7 p.m. through Sunday.)
Tennessee Stage Company is performing Othello on Thursday and Saturday, and The Comedy of Errors on Friday and Sunday.
Friday, Aug. 5
Community Theater Festival
5 p.m., Clayton Center for the Arts (Maryville). $15-$35.
Three-day festival brings together groups from around East Tennessee for workshops and performances. See claytonartscenter.com for full schedule.
Red, White and Tuna
8 p.m., Theatre Knoxville Downtown. $10-$15. (Also at 8 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday)
The third of a series of plays set in the fictional small town of Tuna, Texas.
Some Like It Hot
8 p.m., Tennessee Theatre. $6-$8. (Also at 2 p.m. Sunday)
Nobody’s perfect, but Marilyn Monroe and Jack Lemmon are pretty close to it in Billy Wilder’s gender-bending farce.
Sunday, Aug. 7
8 p.m., Relix Variety Theatre. $10.
New York-based country singer recorded an album of Kitty Wells songs—and sounded good doing it, if that tells you anything.
Tuesday, Aug. 9
Knoxville City Council
7 p.m., Main Assembly Room, City County Building
The regular biweekly meeting.
Wednesday, Aug. 10
Knox County Board of Education
5 p.m., Main Assembly Room, City County Building
The last monthly meeting before school cranks back up.
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