June 21 & 22
The 2013 Tony Award winning adaptation of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s classic musical featuring a new book by Douglas Carter Beane and several new characters and songs. 7:30 p.m. June 21 and 22. RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, 900 Broadway. $49.50-$59.50. rivercenter.org
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Denim & Diamonds
Josh Turner and Martina McBride perform to benefit Columbus Hospice and Columbus Hospice of Alabama. 8 p.m. Columbus Civic Center, 400 Fourth St. $42.50 and $5 to park. columbusciviccenter.org
Laugh All Summer Comedy Show
Magic Stars Entertainment presents this night of comedy featuring K-Dubb, Michael Blackson, T.K. Kirkland and hosted by Doo Doo Brown. 7:30 p.m. RiverCenter, 900 Broadway. $39.50-$99.50. rivercenter.org
Bluebelle Artist Market One Year Anniversary Celebration
Enjoy a day at Bluebelle Artist Market’s anniversary at an outdoor market with over 50 vendors, live music and food trucks. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 2301 Airport Thruway. Free to enter. http://www.bluebelleartistmarket.com.
Ongoing through the summer
‘Close Up: Cinema Along the River’
Take a journey through this exhibit to examine the many ways the film industry has been influenced by the Chattahoochee River, and new ways our region is being impacted by the industry today. Ongoing through April 2018. Legacy Gallery, Columbus Museum, 1251 Wynnton Road. Free. columbusmuseum.com
‘Martha Clippinger: Hodge Podge Lodge’
Martha Clippinger is a living artist from Columbus whose work is featured in this new exhibit of art inspired by the artists’ connection with the work of Alma Thomas and Eddie Owens Martin. Ongoing through November. Leebern Gallery, Columbus Museum, 1251 Wynnton Road. Free. columbusmuseum.com
‘In the Land of Pasaquan, The Story of Eddie Owens Martin’
The LaGrange Art Museum is the only off-site venue to exhibit St. EOM’s unattached work, and provides safe harbor to works which cannot be seen on-site and whose condition requires a climate controlled, indoor environment. Ongoing through August 5. 112 Lafayette Parkway. Free for Troup County residents; $10 donation for non-residents. 706-882-3267 or www.lagrangeartmuseum.org
Georgia Repertory Theatre Summer Theatre Festival
52 performances of five shows (“What the Butler Saw,” “Hairspray,” “Freckleface Strawberry,” “The Stinky Cheese Man” and “No Shame Theatre”) on four local stages (two at Springer Opera House and two at CSU’s McClure Theatre) in under 10 weeks. Runs May 18- July 23. For information and tickets visit georgiarep.org.