Laughter and Tears
The Center for the Arts' Rooftop Productions ushers in its second season with "Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean." In 1975, 20 years after the actor's death, a James Dean fan club gathers in a rural Texas town where scenes were shot for his movie "Giant." Surprises are in store as the members reflect on their own past and present. 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays , through Nov. 13. Kellar Theatre at the Candy Factory, 9419 Battle St., Manassas. $15, $12 students and people 62 and older. 703-330-2787.
Mary Vandegriff, a student in the fine arts department at Northern Virginia Community College, displays her oil and watercolor paintings. 8 a.m.-8 p.m. today, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. tomorrow and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Colgan Hall, NVCC, 6901 Sudley Rd., Manassas. Free. 703-257-6532.
Multicultural Arts Festival
Music, food and performances sponsored by the Prince William County Human Rights Commission, the Prince William County Office on Youth and the Creative and Performing Arts Center. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Ferlazzo Building, 15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Woodbridge. Free. 703-792-4680.
Drama With Bite
The Castaways Repertory Theatre brings Bram Stoker's story to the stage, directed by Zina Bleck. 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, through Nov. 13. Ferlazzo Building, 15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Woodbridge. $14, $11 seniors 55 and older, students, military and Prince William County employees. 703-508-5418.
Tours of Old Town Manassas, historical reenactments and mystery stories. Tours are offered every 20 minutes. 5-9 p.m. tomorrow. Meet at the Manassas Museum, 9101 Prince William St., Manassas. $10, $8 museum associates. 703-257-8264.