MICHAEL BUBLE -- Today at 8 p.m. The young singer performs old swing standards from his latest album, "It's Time." Wolf Trap, Filene Center, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. $22-$38. 703-218-6500 or 703-255-1860.

A CAPITOL FOURTH -- Monday at 8 p.m. The 25th-anniversary concert, broadcast on PBS, features Barry Bostwick, Gloria Estefan, the Beach Boys and the National Symphony Orchestra. With a fireworks display on the National Mall. West lawn of the U.S. Capitol. Free. 202-467-4600.

ALLISON MILLER & AGRAZING MAZE -- Tuesday at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Two sets by the renowned jazz percussionist with Ingrid Jensen on trumpet. Blues Alley, 1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW. $18. 202-337-4141.

DONNA SUMMER -- Tuesday at 8 p.m. The '70s disco diva still works hard for the money. Wolf Trap, Filene Center, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. $22-$38. 703-218-6500 or 703-255-1860.

FAITH EVANS -- Friday, doors at 8 p.m. The R&B singer's First Lady tour comes to the District. Dream, 1350 Okie St. NE. $20. 202-636-9030.

WANDA JACKSON -- Friday at 9 p.m. The rockabilly queen shares the stage with Rosie Flores. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. $18-$20. 202-667-7960.

SUGAR WATER FESTIVAL -- Saturday, doors at 5:30 p.m. Featuring soul singers Erykah Badu, Queen Latifah and Jill Scott. Merriweather Post Pavilion, 10475 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. $41-$76. 202-397-7328 or 301-596-0660.

TOBY KEITH -- Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The country star tours to promote his new album, "Honkytonk University." With Lee Ann Womack and Shooter Jennings. Nissan Pavilion at Stone Ridge, 7800 Cellar Door Dr., Bristow. $33.25-$68.25. 202-397-7328 or 703-754-6400.

CITIZEN COPE -- Saturday, doors at 9 p.m. The one-man singer, guitarist, keyboardist and DJ performs. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $18. 202-265-0930.


WINSLOW HOMER -- Opens today. Through Feb. 20. Oil paintings, watercolors, drawings and prints depicting scenes of Americana by the famous artist. National Gallery of Art, East Building, Fourth Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Free. 202-737-4215.

THROUGH ROSE COLORED GLASSES -- Opens Thursday. Reception Friday, 6-9 p.m. Through Aug. 6. Mixed-media collages by George Rose. Gallery Neptune, 4808 Auburn Ave., Bethesda. Free. 301-718-0809.

SUMMER GROUP SHOW -- Reception Thursday, 6-8 p.m. Through Aug. 21. Contemporary paintings, photographs and digital imagery from Marilee Shapiro, Aster da Fonseca, Susan Engle, Paula Amt and other gallery artists. Gallery Plan B, 1530 14th St. NW. Free. 202-234-2711.

A CELEBRATION OF FIGURE II -- Opens Friday. Reception 6-9 p.m. Through July 29. An exhibit celebrating the third anniversary of the Figure Models Guild, featuring nude drawings and paintings by its artists. The opening reception features a belly dancer and an artist painting a Middle Eastern-style mural. MOCA DC/A+M Galleries, 1054 31st St. NW. Free. 202-342-6230.

GENERATION -- Opens Friday. Reception, 7-10 p.m. Through July 24. Fine art from three families of artisans: the Randos, the Sanabrias and the Daileys. Del Ray Artisans Gallery, 2704 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. Free. 703-383-4827.

INDEPENDENT VISIONS -- Opens Saturday. Reception 3-9 p.m. Through July 30. Close to fifty local artists, many from Southern Maryland, present their photos, sculptures, oils and acrylics. Vision Gallery, Georgetown Park Mall, 3222 M St. NW. Free. 202-333-5515.


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

DARK WATER -- After a bitter custody battle, Dahlia Williams (Jennifer Connelly) and her daughter move to a rundown apartment, where their lives are further complicated by a malicious ghost.

FANTASTIC FOUR -- Jessica Alba, Michael Chiklis, Chris Evans and Ioan Gruffudd star in this adaptation of the classic comic series about astronauts who gain superpowers after being exposed to cosmic radiation.

HEIGHTS -- A day in the life of five New Yorkers whose paths cross as the story unravels. With Elizabeth Banks, Glenn Close and Isabella Rossellini. At Landmark Bethesda Row Cinema, Loews Cineplex Dupont 5 and Shirlington Cineplex Odeon.

MA MERE -- Following his father's death, a pious young man becomes involved in his mother's drinking, drugs and sex-fueled partying. In French with English subtitles. At Landmark E Street Cinema.

UNDEAD -- A sleepy Australian fishing village is besieged by the living dead after meteorites strike nearby. When the survivors attempt to flee, they discover that they have bigger problems than flesh-hungry zombies.

On Stage

LOBSTER BOY'S BACKYARD BARBECUE -- Today at 8 p.m. Lucas Zarwell, the burlesque performer known as Lobster Boy, brings his vaudeville revival show to Adams Morgan. With special guests Miss Saturn, Trixie Little, Lukki and Hate Monkey. Chief Ike's Mambo Room, 1725 Columbia Rd. NW. $15. 202-462-6331.

CROWNS -- Opens Tuesday. Through Aug. 7. The company presents a special return engagement of Regina Taylor's popular play about hats. The theater also presents "Hats in the Vat," where three hat makers -- Bernice Vaughn, Beny Osamor and Theresa Banks -- sell their millinery in the Old Vat Room before the performances. Arena Stage, Kreeger Theater, 1101 Sixth St. SW. $54-$69. 202-488-3300.

KIROV BALLET -- Tuesday- Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Saturday-July 10 at 1:30 p.m. The St. Petersburg company makes its second appearance of the season with "Le Corsaire," a pirate tale with choreography by Pyotr Gusev. Kennedy Center, Opera House. 2700 F St. NW. $47-$112. 202-467-4600.

THE INTELLIGENT DESIGN OF JENNY CHOW -- Opens Wednesday. Through July 31. An agoraphobic girl-genius builds a robot replica of herself to travel to China and find her birth mother. Studio Theatre, Milton Theatre, 1501 14th St. NW. $25. 202-332-3300.

FUNNIEST SPORTS CELEBRITY IN WASHINGTON -- Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. Local sports personalities, including Comcast SportsNet's Chick Hernandez and Steve Buckhantz, and WJFK's Sports Junkies, square off in a comic battle to benefit local charities. DC Improv, 1140 Connecticut Ave. NW. $45. 202-296-7008.

NINJA MOTORCYCLE BABES -- Opens Thursday. Through July 17. Renegade Theater presents Lisa Voss's play about women who use Kung Fu to take on Buzz City's Marketing Maven. H Street Playhouse, 1365 H St. NE. $15. 202-396-2125.

DOC WALKER'S OLDE TIME MODERN DAY SIDESHOW OF THE FUTURE -- Friday at 8 and 10 p.m. A traditional sideshow with acts that include a sword swallower, contortionist and more. The Comedy Spot, Ballston Common Mall, 4238 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. $14. 703-294-5233.


INDEPENDENCE EVE BASH -- Today, 7 p.m.-2 a.m. Hiball Events sponsors a party with music from Fighting Gravity and DJ Pat Premier, plus drink specials and more. Clarendon Ballroom, 3185 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. $10. 703-469-2244.


WIMBLEDON -- Today at 9 a.m. The men's singles and ladies' doubles finals from the All England Lawn Tennis Club. On NBC.

BALTIMORE ORIOLES -- Today at 5 p.m. against the Cleveland Indians. Thursday at 7:05 p.m., Friday at 7:35 p.m., Saturday at 1:20 p.m. and July 10 at 1:35 p.m. against the Boston Red Sox. Camden Yards, 333 W. Camden St., Baltimore. $8-$55. 888-848-2473.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS -- Monday and Thursday at 1:05 p.m. and Tuesday-Wednesday at 7:05 p.m. against the New York Mets. RFK Stadium, 2400 East Capitol St. SE. $7-$40. 202-397-7328.

WASHINGTON MYSTICS -- Thursday at 7 p.m. against the Detroit Shock. MCI Center, 601 F St. NW. $8-$58. 202-661-5050.

TALLGREN BASEBALL GAMES -- Saturday-July 10 at 9 a.m., noon, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. A wood bat, double-elimination tournament featuring local teams of college and former professional players. The 18th-annual tourney benefits the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The weekend fundraiser also includes a golf outing Friday at 1 p.m. (See Benefits, Page 6). Veterans Park, 14300 Featherstone Rd., Woodbridge. Free. 703-680-6427.

DC UNITED -- Saturday at 6 p.m. against the Kansas City Wizards. RFK Stadium, 2400 East Capitol St. SE. $16-$40. 202-397-7328 or 202-587-5000.

DC DIVAS -- Saturday at 7 p.m. The women's professional football team hosts a playoff game against the Massachusetts Mutiny. Prince George's Sports and Learning Complex, 8001 Sheriff Rd., Landover. $15; seniors, military, firemen, police officers and students $10, children six and younger free. 240-676-5090.

A beauty of a bonnet! The ladies of "Crowns" gather around Mother Shaw (Barbara D. Mills) in this return engagement at Arena Stage.