Claire Schoonover as Juliet and Elliott Bales as Romeo and in Unexpected Stage Company’s “Romeo and Juliet: Love Knows No Age.” (Photo by David Lewis)
THU 16

Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer The Grammy-winning children’s folk duo performs songs from its newest album, “Dancin’ in the Kitchen.” 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. Strathmore Backyard Theater, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. 301-581-5100. www.strathmore.org. $8.

“Clueless” The series “Keepin’ It Real: ’90s Cinema Now” continues with 20th anniversary screenings of the high school comedy based on Jane Austen’s “Emma,” starring Alicia Silverstone. Thursday’s screening includes a Q&A and book signing with Jen Chaney, author of “As If!” Thursday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 3 p.m., Sunday at 8 p.m. AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring. 301-495-6700. www.afi.com/silver. $12; children $7.

Lilt The traditional Irish band performs under the covered, open-air bumper car pavilion. The cafe will be open and the historic Dentzel carousel will operate during the concerts. 7:30 p.m. Glen Echo Park, Bumper Car Pavilion, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-634-2222. www.glenecho
park.org
. Free, carousel rides $1.25.

“Romeo and Juliet: Love Knows No Age” Unexpected Stage Company reimagines Shakespeare’s play in a retirement community. Thursday-Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Through Aug. 9. Randolph Road Theatre, 4010 Randolph Rd., Silver Spring. Tickets: 800-838-3006. Information: 301-337-8290. www.unexpectedstage.org. Thursday pay-what-you-can preview (call or go online to reserve). Friday-Saturday previews $10 in advance, $12 at the door. Other shows in advance: $16-$25, seniors and military $14-$23, students $10. At the door: $18-$27.50, seniors and military $16-$25.50, students $12. A limited number of free student tickets are available, call to reserve.

FRI 17

Magmanus The Swedish circus company, which has performed in 22 countries, features comedy, acrobatics and juggling. The outdoor show is part of BlackRock’s free summer concert series. Friday at 5 p.m. and Saturday at 6 p.m., tumbling workshop Saturday at 3:30 p.m. BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Dr., Germantown. 301-528-2260. www.blackrockcenter.org. Free.

“Dancing With Siva” Kalanidhi Dance presents a new work by Artistic Director Anuradha Nehru. 8 p.m. Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington, 6125 Montrose Rd., Rockville. 301-469-8529. www.kalanidhi.org. $25.

SAT 18

“Earth Vs. the Flying Saucers” Local TV personality Count Gore De Vol (Dick Dyszel) presents the 1956 alien invasion film with interactive intermissions. 7 p.m. AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring. 301-495-6700. www.afi.com/silver. $12; seniors, military and students $10, children $7.

The Crawdaddies The zydeco band performs outdoors. 7 p.m. BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Dr., Germantown. 301-528-2260. www.blackrockcenter.org. Free.

“Into the Woods” A youth production of Sondheim’s musical based on fairy tales is presented as part of the Bel Cantanti Summer Festival. Saturday-Sunday at 7:30 p.m. Concord-St. Andrews Church, 5910 Goldsboro Rd., Bethesda. 240-230-7372. www.belcantanti.com. $25, seniors $22, students $15.

Blues Alley’s 50th Anniversary Singer Angela Winbush headlines a milestone anniversary concert for the D.C. club, held at Strathmore as part of a long-term relationship between the venues. With Kindred the Family Soul and Chelsey Green. A pre-show party begins at 6:30 p.m. 8 p.m. Music Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. 301-581-5100. www.strathmore.org. $48-$88.

Chopteeth The local band plays Afrobeat (Nigerian big band funk). 8 p.m. Amp by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave., North Bethesda. 301-581-5100. www.ampbystrathmore.com. $20-$30.

The Fabulous Hubcaps The fundraiser for the Wheaton Volunteer Heavy Squad Truck includes a concert by the local oldies band, old-fashioned shakes and root beer floats, pull-tab games, door prizes and a cash bar. 8 p.m. Ballroom at Wheaton Glen, 2400 Arcola Ave., Wheaton. 301-758-0774. events.wvrs.org. $30 in advance, $40 day of. Admission includes one beverage.

SUN 19

Celebration of the Great Colombia The Verny Varela Band leads a Colombia-themed show on the eve of the nation’s Independence Day. With DJ Nelson “X-treme” andColombian, Ecuadoran and Venezuelan dance by El Tayrona, the Tamborito and Baila4Life. 7:30 p.m. Amp by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave., North Bethesda. 301-581-5100. www.ampbystrathmore.com. $10-$25.

MON 20

Art at BlackRock “Recompose,” a group show by Maryland artists in the Kay Gallery, features sculptures made from natural materials by Elizabeth Burger, tapestries with electronic components by Eric Celarier, layered wood sculptures by William Peirce and fiber art by Karen Schulz. Falls Church artist Carol Lopatin displays panoramic paintings of the American West in her Terrace Gallery show “On the Road.” Through Aug. 1. BlackRock Center for the Arts, Terrace Gallery, 12901 Town Commons Dr., Germantown. 301-528-2260. www.blackrockcenter.org. Free.

TUE 21

Bethesda Outdoor Movie Series Bethesda Urban Partnership’s 10th annual outdoor movie festival screens “Sixteen Candles” Tuesday at 9 p.m. and “Chef” Wednesday at 9 p.m. Through July 25. Woodmont Triangle, Norfolk and Auburn avenues, Bethesda. 301-215-6660. www.bethesda.org. Free.

“Of the Earth” Virginia artist Bridgette Guerzon Mills exhibits her encaustic paintings and mixed-media sculptures. Through July 26. Glen Echo Park, Park View Gallery, Arcade Building second floor, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-634-2222. www.glenechopark.org/earth. Free.

WED 22

NO BS! Brass Band The Richmond brass band plays New Orleans jazz and funk. 7 p.m. Strathmore, Gudelsky Outdoor Concert Gazebo, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda. 301-581-5100. www.strathmore.org. Free.

Karen Briggs The fiddle player performs gospel and R&B with dashes of jazz and Latin. 8 p.m. Amp by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave., North Bethesda. 301-581-5100. www.ampbystrathmore.com. $25-$35.

— Compiled by Carrie Donovan from staff reports