Orange Grove Dance will present “The One-Mile Radius Project: Experiencing Space Differently” on Friday evening at Joe’s Movement Emporium. The film and dance project examines the spaces within one mile of Joe’s. (Jonathan Hsu)

Billy B.: Billy B. Pre Bill Brennan teaches families about natural science through songs and dances about swamps, rain forests and natural wonders. 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. Publick Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd., Cheverly. 301-277-1710. $5.

Denyse Pearson and Her Gentlemen of Distinction A live jazz concert for age 60 and older. Noon. Montpelier Arts Center, 9652 Muirkirk Rd., Laurel. 301-377-7800. $12.

Riverdale Rail Concerts Patty Reese, Ian Foster and Annette Wasilik perform. 7:30 p.m. Robert Harper Books, 6216 Rhode Island Ave., Riverdale Park. 240-472-9325. $15.

“Shifting: African American Women Artists and the Power of Their Gaze” An exhibit of paintings that examine the female gaze and society’s view of women as defined by their gender. Through May 26. David C. Driskell Center, 1214 Cole Student Activities Building, University of Maryland, College Park. 301-314-2615. Free.


“Risen” The 2016 drama follows a Roman tribune in Judea tasked with finding the missing body of an executed Jew known as Jesus. For age 60 and older. 11 a.m. Publick Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd., Cheverly. 301-277-1710. $2.

Showtime boxing Undefeated Russian boxer Dmitry Bivol defends his World Boxing Association light heavyweight interim title against Samuel Clarkson. 7 p.m. MGM National Harbor, 101 MGM National Ave., Oxon Hill. 844-346-4664. $48-$103.

Orange Grove Dance Artistic directors Colette Krogol and Matt Reeves present “The One-Mile Radius Project: Experiencing Space Differently,” a film and dance project that examines the spaces within one mile of Joe’s in Mount Rainier. 7 p.m. Joe’s Movement Emporium, 3309 Bunker Hill Rd., Mount Rainier. 301-699-1819. Pay-what-you-can.

Allyn Johnson The local musician and producer plays jazz improvisation. 8 p.m. Montpelier Arts Center, 9652 Muirkirk Rd., Laurel. 301-377-7800. $25.


Fossil egg hunt Kids ages 3-10 can search for hidden, fossil-filled eggs in the museum and then learn how to be a paleontologist. 10 a.m. Calvert Marine Museum, 14200 Solomons Island Road, Solomons. 410-326-2042. Free.

Aqua egg hunt The third annual water hunt features swimming and crafts for ages 3-12. 11 a.m. Fairland Sports and Aquatics Complex, 13950 Old Gunpowder Rd., Laurel. 301-362-6060. $10-$13.

Rip the Floor Dance crews from across the East Coast compete for a cash prize at the annual hip-hop dance competition. 7 p.m. Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, University of Maryland, Route 193 and Stadium Drive, College Park. 301-405-2787. $10-$15.

Take Laughter With You Clowns Without Borders juggle, execute aerial and acrobatic feats, and share stories about performing in refugee camps and conflict zones worldwide. 8 p.m. Joe’s Movement Emporium, 3309 Bunker Hill Rd., Mount Rainier. ­301-699-1819. $20.

Southern Maryland Chamber Players The band closes out the Benny C. Morgan Series. 8 p.m. College of Southern Maryland, 22950 Hollywood Rd., Leonardtown. 301-934-7828. Free.

A Tribute to the Divas of R&B Local singers Shirleta Settles, Anissa Twinky-Hargrove and Sonja perform a tribute to the music of Gladys Knight, Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Patti LaBelle, Diana Ross, Chaka Khan and Phyllis Hyman. 8 p.m. Harmony Hall Regional Center, 10701 Livingston Rd., Fort Washington. ­301-203-6070. $25-$30.

“#bullyculture” Artist Kate Kretz’s work explores entitlement, domination and other forces that negatively impact society. Closes Saturday. 39th Street Gallery, 3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood. 301-864-3860. Free.


“Spring Sonata — Works by the Han Mee Artists Association” An exhibition of ceramics, calligraphy, sculpture and paintings by Korean American artists. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Harmony Hall Regional Center, 10701 Livingston Rd., Fort Washington. 301-203-6070. Free.


Ice cream with the Easter Bunny Pictures, treats and crafts with the Easter Bunny. 11 a.m. La Plata Town Hall, 305 Queen Anne St., La Plata. 301-934-8421. Free.

Hippity Hop Egg Hunt The sixth annual event features arts and crafts, live music, prizes, and pictures with the Easter Bunny. For ages 3-12. 1 p.m. Southern Regional Technology and Recreation Complex, 7007 Bock Rd., Fort Washington. 301-749-4160. $5-$7.


“Substrates” Artists explore drawing and painting on nontraditional surfaces. Through May 28. Montpelier Arts Center, 9652 Muirkirk Rd., Laurel. 301-377-7800. Free.


Black history lecture Historian C.R. Gibbs presents “A Hard Road to Freedom: African Americans, Maryland, the Civil War & Emancipation.” 7:30 p.m. Accokeek Library, 15773 Livingston Road, Accokeek. 301- 292-2880. Free.

“Eurydice” Playwright Sarah Ruhl reimagines the Orpheus and Eurydice myth from Eurydice’s point of view. Opens Wednesday at 8 p.m. Through April 23. St. Mary’s College of Maryland, 47645 College Dr., St. Mary’s City. 240-895-2000. $4-$6.

— Compiled by Jillian S. Jarrett from staff reports