BLACK LILY -- Today, doors at 7:30 p.m. with Jazzyfatnastees, Fertile Ground, Jean Grae and Adriana Evans. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $15. 202-265-0930.
NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT -- Today at 8 p.m. A program of documentary footage, dramatic readings (some about the wounded and disabled in Iraq) and music by Alison Krauss, Joshua Bell, the National Symphony Orchestra and more. Tom Hanks hosts a segment commemorating the 60th anniversary of D-Day. Televised on PBS. West lawn of the U.S. Capitol. Free. 202-467-4600.
THE FIRE THEFT -- Monday at 8:30 p.m. Emo rock with Secret Machines and Mellowdrone. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. $15. 202-667-7960.
GREAT HIGH MOUNTAIN TOUR -- Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. With music from "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" and "Cold Mountain": Alison Krauss and Union Station, Ralph Stanley and many others. Wolf Trap, Filene Center, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. $25-$45. 703-218-6500.
LOS LONELY BOYS -- Friday, doors at 7 p.m. Tex-Mex rock with Nini Camps. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $15. 202-265-0930.
CAPITAL JAZZ FEST -- Saturday-June 6 at noon. Saturday: Capital Jazz All-Stars V, India.Arie, Chris Botti and more; June 6: BWB, David Sanborn, Liz Wright and more. Merriweather Post Pavilion, 10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. $33.50-$40. 202-397-7328.
DC GOSPEL FEST -- Saturday at 2 and 7 p.m. Daryl Coley and Alyson Williams headline two shows that also feature many local church choirs. Lincoln Theatre, 1215 U St. NW. $29.50-$50. 202-397-7328.
CELEBRATION AND VISION: THE HEWITT COLLECTION OF AFRICAN AMERICAN ART -- Opens today. Through Aug. 8. Paintings and works on paper by 20 renowned artists, including Romare Bearden, Jacob Lawrence and Elizabeth Catlett, from one of the most comprehensive collections of black art. Baltimore Museum of Art, 10 Art Museum Dr., Baltimore. $7, seniors and students $5, children free, first Thursday of the month free. 410-396-7100.
TRADITION IN TRANSITION: RUSSIAN ICONS IN THE AGE OF THE ROMANOVS -- Opens Tuesday. Curator talk Friday at 6:30 p.m. Through Dec. 31. Religious paintings from the 17th through 20th centuries that illustrate the impact of Western culture after the medieval "Golden Age." Hillwood Museum and Gardens, 4155 Linnean Ave. NW. $12, seniors $10, students $7, children 6-18 $5, younger than 6 free. For reservations, call 202-686-8500.
DOG -- Opens Thursday. Reception June 11, 7-9 p.m. Through June 26. Painting, collage, photography and video inspired by canines, including Anna Jallikee's portraits and Elyse Harrison's dogs without faces. Gallery Neptune, 4808 Auburn Ave., Bethesda. Free. 301-718-0809.
HUMOR'S EDGE: CARTOONS BY ANN TELNAES -- Opens Thursday. Through Sept. 4. The Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist's drawings address national issues and international themes. Library of Congress, Jefferson Building, Great Hall, 10 First St. SE. Free. 202-707-4604.
LOCAL COLOR -- Opens Thursday. Reception June 11, 6-8 p.m. Through June 27. A group show by area artists includes Fred Folsom's images of biker bars and strip clubs, Robert Liberace's muscular sculptures, Alison Weege's allegorical paintings and Susan Yanero's oils of children. APEX Gallery, 406 Seventh St. NW. Free. 202-638-7001.
CONCENTRICS -- Reception Friday, 6-8 p.m. Opens Saturday. Through July 24. Jae Ko's tightly rolled paper sculptures, Andrea Way's intricately patterned drawings, Kathleen Kucka's acrylics on aluminum and Mylar and Craig Dennis's etchings of concentric shapes. Marsha Mateyka Gallery, 2012 R St. NW. Free. 202-328-0088.
BALLSTON ART MARKET -- Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Original art, photography, pottery, quilts, wearable art, jewelry and more. Welburn Square, between Wilson Blvd. and Fairfax Dr., and Stuart and Taylor streets, Arlington. Free. 703-528-3527.
ALL THE STORIES ARE TRUE -- Opens June 6. Through Dec. 31. From ancient African folktales to contemporary spoken word performances, a look at the storytelling through videotaped interviews with celebrity athletes, playwrights, cab drivers, DJs and more. Local historian and writer E. Ethelbert Miller organized the exhibition to investigate the tradition of storytelling in the black community. Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture, 1901 Fort Pl. SE. Free. 202-287-3306.
TRIBUTE TO A GENERATION: NATIONAL WORLD WAR II REUNION -- Today, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Veterans reconnect and tell stories. Includes music, family activities and displays of military artifacts. National Mall between Third and Seventh streets NW. Free. 202-633-1000.
HOMEFRONT STREET CARS -- Monday, noon-5 p.m. Learn about the role of street cars during the gas-rationing war years. Trolley Museum, 1313 Bonifant Rd., Silver Spring. Free; rides $3, seniors and children $2. 301-384-6088
EVENING IN THE GARDEN -- Tuesday, 5-8 p.m. Late hours plus live music and guided tours. U.S. Botanic Garden, 100 Maryland Ave. SW. Free. 202-225-8333.
CHANGE YOUR MIND DAY -- Saturday, 12:30-5:30 p.m. Meditation instruction, aikido, tai chi, yoga, music, dance poetry and info on various Buddhist traditions. On the Ellipse, Constitution Ave. and 17th St. NW. Free. 703-516-2196.
Films open Friday unless otherwise noted. Check www.washingtonpost.com/movies or Friday's Weekend section for details. All movies are in general release unless otherwise noted. Opening dates subject to change.
CARANDIRU -- Through the eyes of a doctor, a look at a rivalry between inmates at a Brazilian prison.
HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN -- During their third year at Hogwarts, Harry (Daniel Radcliffe) and his friends face their darkest fears as they confront a prison escapee (Gary Oldman) and the Dementors.
IN MY SKIN -- After suffering cuts on her leg in a fall, a research analyst becomes obsessed with her wounds and starts inflicting new ones on herself. In French with English subtitles. Part of the "Truly Shocking Showcase" series. At Visions Cinema.
KIRIKOU AND THE SORCERESS -- An English version of the animated morality tale adapted from a classic Senegalese folk story about a sorceress who casts a terrible spell on a baby boy. At AFI Silver Theatre.
TATTOO -- Berlin detectives investigate a series of murders involving people tattooed by a legendary Japanese artist and killed for their skins. In German with English subtitles. Part of the "Truly Shocking Showcase" series. At Visions Cinema.
THE TWILIGHT SAMURAI -- Hiroyuki Sanada ("The Last Samurai") is a widower who victoriously confronts a higher-ranking samurai and hopes his life will change. In Japanese with English subtitles. At Landmark's E Street Cinema.
GREASE -- Tuesday-Saturday at 8 p.m., Saturday-June 6 at 2 p.m., June 6 at 7 p.m. Frankie Avalon stars in the '50s musical. Warner Theatre, 13th and E streets NW. $26.50-$64. 202-783-4000 or 202-397-7328.
THE BLUE ROOM -- Opens Tuesday. Through July 11. David Hare's contemporary adaptation of "La Ronde" tackles the themes of sex, romance, isolation and hypocrisy. Signature Theatre, 3806 S. Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington. $22-$36. 703-218-6500.
AN ISLAND OF NO LAND AT ALL: THE STORY OF O'MALLEY OF SHANGANAGH -- Opens Thursday. Through July 10. Keegan Theatre presents Peter Coy's new play about a man who returns to Ireland and falls in love. Based on the works of Irish American author Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne. Clark Street Playhouse, 601 S. Clark St., Arlington. $22-$25. 703-527-6000.
THE SWEETEST PATH -- Friday at 8 p.m. The Wolf Trap Opera Company performs French songs. The Barns at Wolf Trap, 1635 Trap Rd., Vienna. $30. 703-218-6500.
QUEERING SOUND 04: FAHRENHEIT -- Saturday-June 6 at 3 p.m. The Triangle Artists Group presents sound work and spoken word, loosely tied to "Fahrenheit 451" and its 1966 film adaptation. District of Columbia Arts Center, 2438 18th St. NW. $5. 202-462-7833.
PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS: FINDING HOME -- Saturday at 8 p.m., June 6 at 7 p.m. A production by Nancy Havlik's Dance Performance Group about Americans' beliefs in being happy, with excerpts from the writings of de Tocqueville and obituaries. Dance Place, 3225 Eighth St. NE. $18; seniors, students, teachers and artists $14; children $6. 202-269-1600.
LOBSTER BOY'S TOXIC TIKI BEACH PARTY -- Saturday at 9 p.m. Vaudeville and burlesque performances, films and games. Chief Ike's Mambo Room, 1725 Columbia Rd. NW. $15, wearing tiki attire $10. 202-462-6331.
SILVERDOCS SNEAK PREVIEW PARTY -- Thursday, 6:30-8 p.m. View highlights from the upcoming documentary festival (June 15-20 at AFI). Plus complimentary Boru drinks. Blueroom, 2321 18th St. NW. Free. 301-495-6776.