(UN)DRESSED TO KILL: International burlesque star and sex symbol Dita Von Teese brings her latest burlesque revue, “The Art of the Teese,” to Philadelphia to heat up these final days of summer 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15 at The Fillmore Philadelphia, 29 E. Allen St. For more information or tickets, call 215-625-3681.
Theater & Arts
A Funny Thing Happened On The Way to the Forum
Walnut Street Theatre presents Stephen Sondheim’s classic Tony Award-winning musical through Oct. 22, 825 Walnut St.; 215-574-3550.
2017 Fringe Festival
The 17-day, citywide celebration of innovation and creativity in contemporary performance, through Sept. 23 at various venues; http://fringearts.com.
Gunnar Montana returns with a new show based on the theme of a brutal underground nightclub through Sept. 24 at The Latvian Society of Philadelphia, 531 N. Seventh St.; www.gunnarmontana.com.
A Period of Animate Existence
Pig Iron Theatre Company presents the world premiere of the commissioned work contemplating a future of ominous environmental predictions and rapid technological change Sept. 22-24 at Zellerbach Theatre, 3680 Walnut St.; 215-898-3900.
Queers of the Western Zombie Apocalypse
The Fringe Festival presents a show about what happens when the world ends and a ragtag group of LGBT survivors band together to fight off zombies and bigots through Sept. 25 at Fringe Arts, 140 N. Columbus Blvd.; 215-413-9006.
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel
Media Theatre presents the classic American musical Sept. 20-Oct. 22, 104 E. State St., Media; 610-891-0100.
The comedian seen on “Saturday Night Live” performs through Sept. 16 at Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St.; 215-496-9001.
The comedy based on the popular “Saturday Night Live” characters is screened 8 p.m. Sept. 11 at The Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch St.; 215-922-6888.
Wild: Michael Nichols
Philadelphia Museum of Art presents an exhibition exploring the work of the legendary photographer, artist, technical innovator and ardent advocate for preserving natural habitats through Sept. 17, 26th Street and the Parkway; 215-763-8100.
The superhero blockbuster is screened 8 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch St.; 215-922-6888.
LOOKS LIKE HE MADE IT: Out singing star Barry Manilow performs songs spanning his legendary 50-year career 7:30 p.m. Sept. 15 at Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St. For more information or tickets, call 215-389-9543.
Project Pabst Citywide Festival
The daylong festival features The Menzingers, Big Thief, Speedy Ortiz and more 1 p.m. Sept. 16 at The Electric Factory, 421 N. Seventh St.; 800-745-3000.
The Canadian R&B singer performs 7:30 p.m. Sept. 16 at Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St.; 215-389-9543.
Outlaw Music Festival
Willie Nelson, Sheryl Crow, Eric Church and more perform 1 p.m. Sept. 17 at BB&T Pavilion, 1 Harbour Blvd., Camden, N.J.; 609-365-1300.
The rock band performs 7:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St.; 215-389-9543.
The rock singer and Blues Traveler frontman performs and shares stories 8 p.m. Sept. 19 at Sellersville Theater 1894, 24 W. Temple Ave., Sellersville; 215-257-5808.
The alternative-rock band performs 8 p.m. Sept. 19 at The Fillmore Philadelphia, 29 E. Allen St.; 215-625-3681.
Alison Krauss and David Gray
The acclaimed singer-songwriters perform 7 p.m. Sept. 20 at The Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Ave.; 215-546-7900.
The alternative-rock band performs 8:30 p.m. Sept. 22 at Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden St.; 215-232-2100.
Festival Get Pegged with John Jarboe and Dieter Rita Scholl
The Fringe Festival presents a cabaret show 10:30 p.m. Sept. 15 at FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Blvd.; 215-413-1318.
Philly Dyke March General Interest Meeting
Learn more about the Philly Dyke March and get involved in planning this year’s march 2 p.m. Sept. 17 at William Way LGBT Community Center, 1315 Spruce St.; 215-732-2220.
Jinkx Monsoon: Jinkx Sings Everything
The “RuPaul’s Drag Race” winner performs Broadway favorites 8 p.m. Sept 17 at Ruba Club, 416 Green St.; 215-627-9831.
Martha Graham Cracker Cabaret
“The Drag Queen King of Philadelphia” performs a drag cabaret backed by her band 8 p.m. Sept. 19 at Fringe Arts, 140 N. Columbus Blvd.; 215-413-1318.
Songbird 9: Opening Night!
The ninth season of the biggest singing competition in Philadelphia is back with host Eric Jaffe overseeing a competition in which someone will eventually walk away with the grand prize of $2,000, 9 p.m. Sept. 20 at Ruba Club, 416 Green St.; 215-627-9831.
DTF: Darryl & Timaree Fun Hour
The sex-ed/comedy/game show brings together real-life sex educator Dr. Timaree and real-life comedian Darryl Charles 8:30 p.m. Sept. 22 at Franky Bradley’s, 1320 Chancellor St.; 215-735-0735.
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
The neo-swing band performs 9 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa Music Box, 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, N.J.; 609-317-1000.
Attack the Block
The sci-fi action film is screened 9:45 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Colonial Theatre, 227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-1228.
The Broadway actor, singer and member of Trans-Siberian Orchestra performs 7:30 p.m. Sept. 16 at The Rrazz Room, 385 W. Bridge St., New Hope; 888-596-1027.
Rehoboth Beach Bear Weekend 2017
This year’s Rehoboth Beach Bear Weekend starts off with a Meet & Greet Cocktail Reception followed by Bear Bingo 4-11 p.m. Sept. 21 at Atlantic Sands Hotel, 101 N. Boardwalk; 302-227-2511.
Earl Levit: The Johns in My Life
The singer performs selections from the Great American Songbook 8 p.m. Sept. 22 at The Rrazz Room, 385 W. Bridge St., New Hope; 888-596-1027.
The comedian seen on “Chelsea Lately” performs 9 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Borgata Hotel, Casino & Spa Music Box, 1 Borgata Way, Atlantic City, N.J.; 609-317-1000.