Out & About

Fri. 08/09 Jimmy Eat World The rock band performs 7:30 p.m. at the Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Ave.; 215-546-7900. Burlesque-a-pades Beach Party Burlesque performers heat things up 8 p.m. at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400. Can’t Stop The Music A free screening of the film starring The Village People, 8 p.m. at International House, 3701 Chestnut St.; 215-387-5125. Jeff Foxworthy The comedian performs 8 p.m. at Mark G. Etess Arena, 1000 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, N.J.; 609-449-5150. The Killers The rock group performs 8 p.m. at the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa Event Center, 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, N.J.; 609-317-1000. Wayne Brady The comedian and TV personality performs 9 p.m. at the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa Event Center, 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, N.J.; 609-317-1000. Fright Night The 1980s vampire film is screened 9:45 p.m. at Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-0223. Sat. 08/10

Blake Shelton The country singer performs 7 p.m. at Susquehanna Bank Center, 1 Harbour Blvd., Camden, N.J.; 856-365-1300. Darius Rucker The rock and country singer performs 8 p.m. at House of Blues, 801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, N.J.; 609-343-4000. Jay Leno The comedian performs 8 p.m. at the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa Event Center, 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, N.J.; 609-317-1000. Peter Frampton and B.B. King The legendary guitarists perform 8 p.m. at Mark G. Etess Arena, 1000 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, N.J.; 609-449-5150. Soulidified Presents: Soulcial Studies: The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill The classic R&B album is performed 9 p.m. at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400. Sun. 08/11 Day For Night The Francois Truffaut film is screened 2 p.m. at Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-0223. The Black Crowes The rock band performs 6 p.m. at the Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Ave.; 215-546-7900. Matchbox 20 and Goo Goo Dolls The rock bands perform 7 p.m. at Susquehanna Bank Center, 1 Harbour Blvd., Camden, N.J.; 856-365-1300. Mon. 08/12 Free Quizzo and Board Game Night Roll the dice, 7 p.m. at World Cafe Live at the Queen, 500 N. Market St., Wilmington, Del.; 302-994-1400. First Person StorySlam Spoken-word artists perform 7:30 p.m. at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400. Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z The singer and the rapper team up for a concert 8 p.m., Citizens Bank Park, 1 Citizens Bank Way; 267-570-4000. The Harvest: Spoken Soul Open Mic Local artists perform 8 p.m. at World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400. Wed. 08/14 Carnival of Madness Tour The hard-rock bands Shinedown, Skillet, In This Moment, Sevendust and We As Human perform 5 p.m. at the Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Ave.; 215-546-7900. 4W5 Blues Jam Local musicians get down, 7 p.m. at World Cafe Live at the Queen, 500 N. Market St., Wilmington, Del.; 302-994-1400. Thu. 08/15 Adam Ant The new-wave singer performs 8 p.m. at Keswick Theatre, 291 N. Keswick Ave.; 215-572-7650. The Burlesque Show The new event kicks off 9 p.m. at the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa Music Box, 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, N.J.; 609-317-1000. Fri. 08/16 Backstreet Boys The pop group performs 7 p.m. at Susquehanna Bank Center, 1 Harbour Blvd., Camden, N.J.; 856-365-1300. American Idols Live Singers from the TV show perform 7:30 p.m. at Mark G. Etess Arena, 1000 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, N.J.; 609-449-5150. Carnival of Souls The 1962 horror film is screened 9:45 p.m. at Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-0223. Opening Boys of Summer Boys in bathing suits will abound for the annual summer party benefitting PhillyGayCalendar.com at a number of venues, Aug. 9-11; 215-735-5772. BRT Broadway Collection Performers take on hits from Broadway classics like “Oliver,” “My Fair Lady” and “Wicked,” Aug. 15-25 at Bristol Riverside Theatre, 120 Radcliffe St., Bristol; 215-785-0100. Jay Pharoah The comedian seen on “Saturday Night Live” performs Aug. 16-18 at Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St.; 215-496-9001. Continuing All Dressed Up: Fashions for Children and Their Families Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition of clothing from the late-18th through mid-20th centuries, comparing and contrasting adults’ apparel with children’s smaller styles, through Dec. 1, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100. Candy Coated Wonderland Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition by Philadelphia-based multimedia artist Candy Coated (formerly Candy Depew) reinterpreting children’s fancy dress costumes from the museum’s collection, through Nov. 17, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100. Design for the Modern Child Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition featuring some of the latest furniture, toys, tableware, wallpaper and textiles designed internationally in Australia, Asia, Europe, Great Britain and the United States, along with classics from the museum’s design collection, through Oct. 14, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100. GayFest! The LGBT-focused theater festival from Quince Productions runs through Aug. 24 at venues throughout the city; 215-627-1088. The Importance of Being Earnest Mauckingbird Theatre Company presents a gender-bending interpretation of the stage classic, through Aug. 25 at Off-Broad Street Theater, 1636 Sansom St.; 215-923-8909. Private Lives/Public Spaces: Bringing Philadelphia’s LGBT History Out in the Open The William Way LGBT Community Center presents the first solo exhibition of LGBT history in a mainstream museum in Philadelphia, which features a glimpse into the John J. Wilcox, Jr. Archival Collection, through Oct. 25 at The Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent, 15 S. Seventh St.; 215-685-4830. Serpentine Academy of Natural Sciences hosts an exhibition of photography by Mark Laita of the world’s most deadly snakes, through Sept. 22, 19th Street and the Parkway; 215-299-1000. SPY: The Secret World of Espionage The Franklin Institute presents an exhibition of historical artifacts from the intelligence community, through Oct. 6, 20th Street and the Parkway; 215-448-1200. The Members Show InLiquid, the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center and Second State Press host a diverse exhibit of more than 200 pieces of their members’ work, through Aug. 24 at Crane Arts Building, 1400 N. American St.; 215-235-3405. The Two Noble Kinsmen The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre presents the story exploring the desperate path of two men driven out of home and country by an untimely war, through Aug. 18, 2111 Sansom St.; 215-496-8001. Witness: The Art of Jerry Pinkney Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition of drawings and watercolors by Jerry Pinkney, Sept. 22, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100. Closing Aries Spears The comedian seen on “Mad TV” performs through Aug. 10 at Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St.; 215-496-9001. Puppet Festival (r)Evolution Workshops and performances from America’s best puppeteers are presented through Aug. 10 at Swarthmore College, 500 College Ave., Swarthmore; 267-240-3679. Starting from Scratch: The Art of Etching from Dürer to Dine Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition of its finest etchings through Aug. 11, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.