JUDAS PRIEST -- Today at 7:30 p.m. Rob Halford's metal gods return. With Queensryche. Nissan Pavilion at Stone Ridge, 7800 Cellar Door Dr., Bristow. $23.50-$52.50. 202-397-7328 or 703-754-6400.

JONATHAN RICHMAN -- Monday, doors at 7:30 p.m. The eccentric singer-songwriter was a progenitor of indie rock. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $12. 202-265-0930.

CAFE TACUBA -- Tuesday, doors at 6 p.m. The Mexican dance band mixes traditional folk music with rock, hip-hop and ska. Birchmere, 3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. $30. 703-549-7500 or 202-397-7328.

THE GET UP KIDS -- Wednesday, doors at 6:30 p.m. The Midwestern emo-rockers play. With the French Kicks and John Ralston. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $18. 202-265-0930.

TED LEO -- Thursday, doors at 7:30 p.m. Leo's mod-infused rock is reminiscent of the best of the British Invasion and punk. With Radio 4 and Mary Timony. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $12. 202-265-0930.

ANGIE STONE -- Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The soul singer plays with Urban Mystic and K'Alyn. Carter Barron Amphitheatre, 16th Street and Colorado Avenue NW. $20. 202-426-0486.

CARNIVAL CITY -- Saturday at 9 p.m. Dancehall stars Machel Montano and Elephant Man anchor the club's indoor-outdoor weekend dance party. Crossroads, 4103 Baltimore Ave., Bladensburg. $35. 301-927-1056.

SLEATER-KINNEY -- Saturday, doors at 9 p.m. The anthemic punk trio plays. With Dead Meadow. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $15. 202-265-0930.

RUN FOR COVER -- Saturday at 9:30 p.m. Annual tribute-parody show featuring D.C. rockers in the guise of other groups. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. $8. 202-667-7960.


THE ESSENCE OF LINE: FRENCH DRAWINGS FROM INGRES TO DEGAS -- Opens today. Through Sept. 11. A joint exhibit featuring more than 150 works on paper, including preparatory sketches, personal drawings and finished works. 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; Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., Baltimore, $10, seniors $8, college students $6, 6-17 $2, younger than 6 free, Saturdays (10 a.m.-1 p.m.) and first Thursdays of the month free, 410-547-9000.

PEARLS OF THE PARROT OF INDIA: THE EMPEROR AKBAR'S ILLLUSTRATED KHAMSA -- Opens today. Through Sept. 11. A manuscript produced by the Mughal court of India and dating from the 1590s, featuring 29 full-page illustrations and ornamental pages. Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St., Baltimore. $10, seniors $8, college students $6, 6-17 $2, younger than 6 free; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., and first Thursdays of the month free. 410-547-9000.

IRVING PENN: PLATINUM PRINTS -- Opens today. Through Oct. 2. Prints of the American photographer's best-known portraits, which include Pablo Picasso, David Smith, Saul Steinberg and Marcel Duchamp, plus still lifes and more. National Gallery of Art, West Building, Fourth Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Free. 202-737-4215.

VISUAL MUSIC -- Opens Thursday. Through Sept. 11. Painting, photography, film, light projection and computer graphics that examine the relationship between abstraction, color and music. Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Seventh Street and Independence Avenue SW. Free. 202-633-1000.

WHERE GODS AND MORTALS MEET: CONTINUITY AND RENEWAL IN URHOBO ART -- Opens Thursday. Through Sept. 25. Traditional art, including monumental shrine figures and water spirit masks, from the Urhobo peoples of Nigeria. Plus field photos and videos that show the art in its cultural context. National Museum of African Art, 950 Independence Ave. SW. Free. 202-633-4600.

CARAVAN KINGDOMS: YEMEN AND THE ANCIENT INCENSE TRADE -- Opens Saturday. Through Sept. 18. Stone sculptures; inscriptions on stone, bronze and wood; plus metalwork and more from excavations of the ancient kingdoms of Qataban, Saba and Himyar. Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, 12th Street and Independence Avenue SW. Free. 202-633-4880.

EAST MEETS WEST: HIROSHIGE AT THE PHILLIPS COLLECTION -- Opens Saturday. Through Sept. 4. Wood-block prints by the 19th-century Japanese artist Utagawa Hiroshige. Includes his series "The Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido," which depicts stops along the Tokaido Road. The Phillips Collection, 1600 21st St. NW. $8, seniors and students $6, children free. 202-387-2151.


Films open Friday and are in general release unless otherwise noted. Opening dates subject to change. Check or Friday's Weekend section for details.

HERBIE: FULLY LOADED -- Maggie Peyton (Lindsay Lohan) is the new owner of Herbie, a car with a mind of its own, in this remake of "Herbie the Love Bug." Opens Wednesday.

BEWITCHED -- When a producer seeks to remake the classic sitcom, Jack Wyatt (Will Ferrell) is the struggling actor who gets cast as Darrin and real witch Isabel Bigelow (Nicole Kidman) stars as Samantha.

KINGS AND QUEEN -- A dramatic comedy about a struggling single mother, with a terminally ill father, who calls upon her ex, a neurotic musician who is accidentally committed to a mental hospital. In French and German with English subtitles. At the Avalon Theatre.

LAND OF THE DEAD -- Writer-director George A. Romero's thriller depicts a world where the living dead have taken over. With John Leguizamo and Dennis Hopper.

RIZE -- David LaChapelle's documentary about a dance phenomenon created in the streets of South Central Los Angeles as a response to the Rodney King riots. At Landmark Bethesda Row.

SAVING FACE -- A Chinese-American lesbian and her single pregnant mother confront cultural taboos in director Alice Wu's dramatic comedy. In English and Mandarin with English subtitles. At Landmark Bethesda Row.

A TOUT DE SUITE -- French Director Benoit Jacquot's film, based on actual events, focuses on a Parisian art student who falls for a bank robber and ends up stranded in the middle of nowhere. In French with English subtitles. At Landmark E Street.

On Stage

PILOBOLUS -- Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. The six-person dance company known for its physical feats of strength and gymnastics performs modern works. Wolf Trap, Filene Center, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. $10-$34. 703-218-6500 or 703-255-1860.

SUZANNE FARRELL BALLET -- Wednesday-June 26 at 7:30 p.m. Saturday-June 26 at 1:30 p.m. The company presents the world premiere of its staging of George Balanchine's "Don Quixote." The center presents programs in conjunction with the performance, including a tour of photos of Farrell and her company led by dance photographer Paul Kolnik (Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.) and a movement class for non-dancers taught by Farrell (Friday at 5 p.m.) Kennedy Center, 2700 F St. NW. $29-$84, tour $12, exhibit free, class $25. 202-467-4600.

LA TRAGEDIE DE CARMEN -- Opens Wednesday. Through July 17. An adaptation of Georges Bizet's opera, directed by Jim Petosa. Olney Theatre Center for the Arts, 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd., Olney. $29-$39. 301-924-3400.

THE EMPEROR JONES -- Opens Thursday. Through July 23. American Century Theater presents Eugene O'Neill's drama about the rise and fall of a Pullman porter. Gunston Arts Center, Theater II, 2700 S. Lang St., Arlington. $18-$26. 703-553-8782.

GEORGE LOPEZ -- Saturday at 7 p.m. The Grammy-nominated comic, star of TV's "George Lopez" and the movie "The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl" performs. Warner Theatre, 13th and E streets NW. $40-$50. 202-783-4000 or 202-397-7328.


BALTIMORE ORIOLES -- Today at 1:35 p.m. against the Colorado Rockies. Camden Yards, 333 W. Camden St., Baltimore. $8-$55. 888-848-2473.

WIMBLEDON -- Preview today. Opens Monday. Through July 3. The third Grand Slam event of the year from the All England Lawn Tennis Club. On NBC, ESPN2 and ESPN Classic.

WASHINGTON MYSTICS -- Tuesday at 7 p.m. against the Phoenix Mercury. MCI Center, 601 F St. NW. $8-$58. 202-661-5050.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS -- Friday-Saturday at 7:05 p.m. and June 26 at 1:05 p.m. against the Toronto Blue Jays. RFK Stadium, 2400 East Capitol St. SE. $7-$40. 202-397-7328.

The National Gallery unveils Irving Penn's portrait of Woody Allen as Chaplin.