"Kat and the Kings," winner of the 1999 Olivier Award for best new musical in London, follows the story of fictional '50s rocker Kat Diamond and his doo-wop harmony group. Written by David Kramer and Taliep Petersen, it features the original South African cast. Opens Thursday at the Cort Theatre, 138 W. 48th St. in Manhattan. Performances: Tuesday through Saturday at 8 p.m., Wednesday and Saturday at 2 p.m., Sunday at 3 p.m. Tickets: $45 and $75; $20 rush tickets available just before curtain. Call 212-239-6200 or 1-800-432-7250.


Prints by 50 artists including Mary Cassatt and Helen Frankenthaler are on view at the Detroit Institute of Arts in "Where the Girls Are: Prints by Women From the DIA's Collection." A related exhibit, "Photographs by Women From the DIA's Collection," features works by Imogen Cunningham, Kiki Smith, Margaret Bourke-White and dozens of others. Through Sept. 26 (prints) and Nov. 7 (photographs) at the institute, 5200 Woodward Ave. Hours: Wednesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission: $4 adults, $1 students and children. Call 313-833-7900 or visit


The collection of the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art includes Native American household and ritual objects, Western paintings and sculptures, and fine art by contemporary Native Americans. 500 W. Washington St. Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Also open Mondays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June through August. Admission: adults $5; senior citizens $4; children and students $2. Call 317-636-9378 or visit