UI Wind Ensemble - Today, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (208) 885-6231
Clear Cut Jazz Trio - Today, 8 p.m., Washington State University, Kimbrough Concert Hall, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-4148
Cowboy Music and Poetry - KPBX Kids Concert with Western Reunion and a craft project from Mobius Kids. Saturday, 1-2 p.m., River Park Square Atrium, 808 W. Main Ave. Free.
Raise the Roof Benefit - Traditional and contemporary bluegrass by The Wide River Band. Saturday, 6 p.m., Rosalia Performing Arts Center, 114 E. Seventh Ave. Rosalia, Wash. $5. (509) 569-2261
Canadian Brass - Spokane Symphony SuperPops season opener. Saturday, 8 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $27-$54. (509) 624-1200
Arbor Crest Wine Concert Series - Dean Smith, folk and soul. Sunday, 3-7 p.m., Arbor Crest Winery, 4705 N. Fruithill Road, Spokane Valley. $5. (509) 927-9463
UI Music Recital - Free Range Saxophone Quartet. Sunday, 1 p.m., University of Idaho Recital Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (208) 885-6231
Manna Concert - A benefit for Meals on Wheels and Second Harvest featuring An Dochus, The Kosher Red Hots with Susan Windham, Rhythm Envy Percussion, Spokane Children’s Chorus and Scott Stout on the pipe organ. Emcee is Verne Windham. Bring nonperishable food donations. Sunday, 3-5 p.m., Westminster United Church of Christ, Fourth Avenue at Washington Street. $12/adults, $10/students and seniors, $25/family. (509) 768-9966
UI Faculty Recital - Featuring pianists Jay and Sandy Mauchley, and Jeff and Karen Savage. Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, Recital Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (208) 885-6231
No Clue - A fully improvised murder mystery/comedy, for all ages. Friday, 8 p.m., Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $9/adults, $7/children, seniors and students with ID. (509) 747-7045
Morgan Preston - Saturday-Sunday, 8 p.m., Uncle D’s Comedy Underground, Bluz at the Bend, 2721 N. Market St. $10. (509) 483-7300
Safari Saturday - Fast-paced short-form improv. Not suitable for all ages. Saturday, 9 p.m., Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. $7. (509) 747-7045
Jazz and Comedy at Mama’s Thaiway Lounge - Sunday, 6-9 p.m., Mama’s Thaiway Lounge, 5908 E. Broadway Ave. No cover; 18 and older. (509) 270-9740
“Poor Again … Dagnabbit!” - New Patrick McManus comedy starring Tim Behrens. McManus will be on hand to sign copies of his new book. Today and Saturday, 8 p.m., The Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. $21/show only; today, $47 with pre-show wild game buffet; Saturday, $85 with small-group wild game dinner and reception. (509) 327-8000.
“The Pirates of Penzance” - Spokane Civic Theatre stages Gilbert & Sullivan’s classic comic operetta. Today-Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. 1020 N. Howard St. $27/adults, $25/seniors, $18/students with ID, $9/student rush (as available, 20 minutes before performance). (509) 325-2507
“Frankie & Johnny in the Clair De Lune” - Interplayers presents this drama about a one-night stand between blue-collar workers. Today, 7:30 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 8 p.m. Interplayers Professional Theatre, 174 S. Howard St. $10-$21. (509) 455-7529
“Bell, Book and Candle” - Three-act comedy presented by StageWest Community Theatre. Friday-Saturday, 7 p.m.; Sunday, 3 p.m. Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 639 Elm St., Cheney. $10/adults, $5/children 12 and younger. (509) 951-1355
“Memoirs of a Bulimic Black Boy” - Solo show by Seattle poet/performer Chad Goller-Sojourner about growing up fat, dark-skinned, bulimic, gay and adopted by a white family. Wednesday, 7 p.m., Washington State University, CUB Auditorium, Pullman. Free. (509) 335-2313
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