ROOTS ROCK REGGAE FESTIVAL -- Today at 2 p.m. With the Marley Brothers, Toots & the Maytels, and more. Wolf Trap, Filene Center, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. $25-$38. 703-218-6500 or 703-255-1860.
PROJEKT REVOLUTION -- Tuesday at 2 p.m. Snoop Dogg performs with the Used, Korn and Linkin Park. Nissan Pavilion at Stone Ridge, 7800 Cellar Door Dr., Bristow. $35-$49.50. 202-397-7328 or 703-754-6400.
SONIC YOUTH -- Wednesday, doors at 7:30 p.m. The punk noise-rockers play with White Magic and Magik Markers. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $25. 202-265-0930.
BEBEL GILBERTO -- Friday, doors at 7:30 p.m. The Brazilian singer, known for blending bossa nova with electronic dance music, performs with Federico Aubele. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $25. 202-265-0930.
PRINCE -- Saturday at 8 p.m. A purple reign continues: The "Musicology" tour comes to the District. MCI Center, 601 F St. NW. $49.50-$78. 202-397-7328.
AFFORDABLE HOUSING: DESIGNING AN AMERICAN ASSET -- Closes today. A survey of affordable housing, highlighting good design and successful communities. National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. $5 suggested donation. 202-272-2448.
CELEBRATION AND VISION: THE HEWITT COLLECTION OF AFRICAN AMERICAN ART -- Closes today. Paintings and works on paper by 20 renowned artists, including Romare Bearden, Jacob Lawrence and Elizabeth Catlett, from what's considered one of the most important and 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.
RETURN OF THE BUDDHA: THE QINGZHOU DISCOVERIES -- Closes today. The sixth-century Chinese Buddhist statues on show were unearthed by workers leveling a sports field in 1996. Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, 12th Street and Independence Avenue SW. Free. 202-357-2700.
HOME OF THE FREE STUDENT PHOTOJOURNALISM EXHIBITION -- Closes Monday. Working with Pulitzer Prize-winning photographers, middle school students in Chicago, Denver
and New York competed to
capture the best image of
local civil servants at work.
Corcoran Gallery of Art, 500
17th St. NW. $6.75, seniors $4.75, families $12, students $3, younger than 12 free; Mondays and Thursdays after 5 p.m. pay-what-you-can. 202-639-1700.
WASHINGTON SQUARE SCULPTURE SHOW -- Opens Monday. Through Nov. 6. Thirty pieces from Art League Gallery members. Washington Square, 1050 Connecticut Ave. NW. Free. 703-683-1780.
INVESTIGATING WHERE WE LIVE -- Opens Friday; reception 6-8 p.m. Through Oct. 10. Area middle and high school students present the results of a project that asked them how they would redesign city neighborhoods. National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. $5 suggested donation. 202-272-2448.
COMMON BOND IX -- Closes Saturday. A showcase of 32 black artists working in various media, including painting, collage, printmaking and sculpture. Featuring the work of local artists John P. Beckley, Richard Fitzhugh, Barbara Hardaway and Wayland House. Strathmore Hall Arts Center, 10701 Rockville Pike, Bethesda. Free. 301-530-0540.
CONTAINED EXISTENCE -- Closes Saturday. An installation by local artist Ami Martin Wilber consisting of 100 sculptures made from steel, rubber, Pyrex beakers and human hair. Flashpoint, 916 G St. NW. Free. 202-661-7582.
FULL FRONTAL FIGURATION: SEAN FOLEY, PHILIP KNOLL AND BEDE MURPHY -- Closes Saturday. Paintings and works on paper. Irvine Contemporary Art, 1710 Connecticut Ave. NW. Free. 202-332-8767.
REVELATION: GEORGES ROUAULT AT WORK -- Through Sept. 5. Gallery talk Thursday at 6 and 7 p.m. A look at the French painter's religious imagery and unconventional use of materials. The Phillips Collection, 1600 21st St. NW. $8, seniors and students $6, younger than 18 free. 202-387-2151.
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.
PRINCESS DIARIES 2: THE ROYAL ENGAGEMENT -- Opens Wednesday. Princess Mia (Anne Hathaway) lives happily with her grandmother (Julie Andrews) until she finds herself being primed for an arranged marriage to an unwanted suitor.
ALIEN VS. PREDATOR -- The summer screen's scariest monsters face off in one movie. A group of archaeologists discover the remains of an ancient temple in Antarctica and get caught in a galactic battle of the species.
CODE 46 -- A futuristic love story from director Michael Winterbottom ("24 Hour Party People"). Tim Robbins and Samantha Morton try to pursue a romance forbidden by the New World Order.
FATHER AND SON -- In the dreamlike second part of a trilogy that began with "Mother and Son,"
a father and son live together
on a rooftop in their own private world. From director Andre Sokorov ("The Russian Ark"). In Russian
with English subtitles. At E Street Cinema.
TOM DOWD & THE LANGUAGE OF MUSIC -- A documentary about Atlantic Records producer Tom
Dowd and his work with musical luminaries including John
Coltrane, Dizzy Gillespie, Otis Redding and Aretha Franklin. At Visions Cinema.
TOUCH OF PINK -- A movie-obsessed gay South Asian Canadian (Jimi Mistry) believes the spirit of Cary Grant (Kyle MacLachlan) resides with him and his boyfriend in London. When his mother arrives determined to find him a girlfriend and bring him home, his world gets shaken up.
YU-GI-OH -- In the children's animated film, Yugi must face Anubis, an evil spirit that has awakened from the past.
BEEHIVE -- Today at 2 p.m. Six women with a five-piece band go through 50 costume and wig changes in a tribute to '60s pop
divas including Aretha Franklin,
the Shangri-Las and Dusty Springfield. Kennedy Center, Terrace Theater, 2700 F St. NW. $45-$48. 202-467-4600.
FIFTEEN ROUNDS WITH JACKSON POLLACK -- Today at 2 p.m. A glimpse into the world inhabited by the abstract expressionist painter during the late 1940s and early 1950s. Warehouse Theater,
1021 Seventh St. NW. $12-$22. 202-783-3933.
WAITING FOR GODOT -- Today at 2 p.m. Firebelly Productions presents Samuel Beckett's story of two vagabonds and one hell of a wait. Theatre on the Run, 3700 S. Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington. $5-$15. 703-409-2372.
DNA: DRAMA, NUANCE, ATTITUDE -- Today at 2:30 p.m.
The Black Women Playwrights' Group presents ruminations
on the essence of life. Mead Theatre Lab, 916 G St. NW. $15-$20. 202-315-1321.
THE GLASS MENAGERIE -- Today at 2:30 and 8 p.m. Sally Field
stars in Tennessee Williams's play about a Depression-era family trapped by their memories of the past. Kennedy Center, Eisenhower Theater, 2700 F St. NW. $25-$75. 202-467-4600.
JESSICA MARCHANT AND STEFANIE QUINONES -- Today at
7 p.m. The duo performs "Catching Weight," a piece choreographed
to bluegrass music by David Grisman, and "Wrapped," which presents the unlikely coupling of martial arts and bubble wrap.
Dance Place, 3225 Eighth St. NE. $18; seniors, students, teachers
and artists $14; children $6. 202-269-1600.
THE WHO'S TOMMY -- Today at 7:30 p.m. Pete Townshend's rock opera rocks on. Studio Theatre, Secondstage, 1333 P St. NW. $30. 202-332-3300.
BETRAYAL -- Previews Thursday and Friday at 8 p.m. Opens
Saturday. Through Sept. 11. Fountainhead Theatre presents the Harold Pinter drama about a romantic triangle between a man,
his wife and his best friend. Theatre on the Run, 3700 S. Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington. Previews pay-what-you-can; all other shows $20. 703-920-5923.
ANTIGUA -- Through Aug. 15. Repressed tensions in a multiracial New York Jewish family surface during a condolence call. Written by Paula Alprin and produced by Natural Theatricals. George Washington Masonic National Memorial, 101 Callahan Dr., Alexandria. $20. 703-739-9338.
COPENHAGEN -- Through Aug. 15. A play about a meeting
between two atomic scientists on opposite sides of World War II,
and how it may have changed the course of history. Olney Theatre Center for the Arts, 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd., Olney. $15-$36. 301-924-3400.
GAME 1 -- Monday at 8 p.m. on ABC. The pre-season begins when the Redskins take on the Broncos in Canton, Ohio.