An All-Jazz Evening
The Buck Creek Jazz Band performs Dixieland, swing and other styles of jazz at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Knights of Columbus Rosensteel Hall, 9707 Rosensteel Ave., Silver Spring. Snacks and sandwiches will be available for sale. Tickets are $20. 301-340-7399 or www.prjc.org.
Tribute to the Band
The Rosslyn Mountain Boys, Bob Berberich, Martha Hull, Dixie Power Trio and others perform "The Weight," "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down" and other hits in a tribute to the Band at 7 p.m. Wednesday on the lawn at Strathmore, 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda. Bring a blanket or low beach chair. Free. 301-581-5100 or www.strathmore.org.
'Miracle Worker' in Olney
The Olney Theatre presents "The Miracle Worker," William Gibson's drama about the young Helen Keller's loss of sight and hearing and how her teacher, Annie Sullivan, taught her to communicate. Performances, which start Wednesday and run through Sept. 11, are at 8 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturdays; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sundays; and 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. The theater is at 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd., Olney. Tickets are $29-$39, with discounts for groups, seniors and students. 301-924-3400 or www.olneytheatre.org.