Urban Artistry will perform at Strathmore. ( Urban Artistry)
THU 18

Shane Gamble The Maryland singer-songwriter performs outdoors on the plaza as part of the Fair Hill summer concerts. Fair Hill, formerly called Olney Town Center, 18169 Town Center Dr., Olney. 240-453-3000. www.fairhillshops.com. Free.

Urban Artistry The hip-hop dance troupe introduces moves to young children. 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. Mansion at Strathmore, Backyard Theater Stage, 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda. 301-581-5100. www.strathmore.org. $8, 2 and younger free.

Leonardo This rock-and-roll musician won a Parents’ Choice award for his educational and empowering show that has props and a colorful set. Part of the Thursday morning summer kids’ programs. 10:30 a.m. Gaithersburg City Hall, Concert Pavilion, 31 S. Summit Ave., Gaithersburg. 301-258-6350. www.gaithersburgmd.gov/onstage. Free.

Too Many Daves The local brass band covers rock, R&B, soul, pop and funk hits as part of the summer concert series. 6 p.m. Veterans Park, Woodmont and Norfolk avenues, Bethesda. 301-215-6660. www.bethesda.org. Free.

Ewabo The steel drum band from Trinidad and Tobago plays while wine and food are served during the Wine Down Music and Wine Series. 6:30 p.m. Rockville Town Square, 200 E. Middle Lane, Rockville. www.rockvilletownsquare.com. Free concert, wine tasting card $5, food box $3.

Hollywood Undead The L.A. rap rock band performs. With 3 Pill Morning, All Hail the Yeti and Escape the Fate. 6:30 p.m. The Fillmore, 8656 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring. 301-960-9999. www.fillmoresilverspring.com. $28.50.

David Schulman & Quiet Life Motel Electric violinist Schulman leads his dance music ensemble as part of the Glen Echo Park weekly summer concerts. The historic Dentzel carousel will operate during the concerts, there will be dancing in the pavilion, and food will be available for purchase in the cafe. 7:30 p.m. Glen Echo Park, Bumper Car Pavilion, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-634-2222. www.glenechopark.org. Concert free, carousel rides $1.25.

“Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation” The documentary about Australian films features interviews with Jamie Lee Curtis, Quentin Tarantino and others. 9 p.m. AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring. 301-495-6720. www.afi.com/silver. $12, age 12 and younger $7.

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Diamond Alley The five-piece cover band from the District plays contemporary and classic hits. 6 p.m. Washingtonian Center, Rio’s patio by the paddle boats, 9811 Washingtonian Blvd., Gaithersburg. www.washingtoniancenter.com. Free.

Lloyd Dobler Effect The Lakefront Live! concert series continues with the local pop rock band. 6:30 p.m. Washingtonian Center, Lakefront Plaza Stage, (between Joe’s Crab Shack & Uncle Julio’s), 9811 Washingtonian Blvd., Gaithersburg. www.washingtoniancenter.com. Free.

The Nighthawks The D.C. blues band performs. 6:30 p.m. Rockville Town Square, 200 E. Middle Lane, Rockville. www.rockvilletownsquare.com. Free.

“Red Herring” Silver Spring Stage presents Michael Hollinger’s comedy about a detective trying to solve a murder so he can go on his honeymoon. Continues Friday-Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Through July 27. Silver Spring Stage, 10145 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring. 301-593-6036. www.ssstage.org. $20, students and seniors $18.

One Act Festival The 12th annual festival is a Montgomery Playhouse production featuring six short plays by national and local playwrights, shown in two groups. Continues Friday-Saturday at 8 p.m., closes Sunday at 2 p.m. Arts Barn, 311 Kent Square Rd., Gaithersburg. 301-258-6394. www.gaithersburgmd.gov/artsbarn. $16, Gaithersburg residents $14.

SAT 20

Blue Sky Puppet Theatre “Eleventh Finger,” a contemporary puppet show aimed at the 5-12 age bracket, follows Feather in a quest to solve an ancient riddle with help from elemental spirits. 1 and 3 p.m. Music Center at Strathmore, City Dance Studio 405 Theater, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. www.strathmore.org. $8.

The Empresarios The Caribbean group calls its style “Tropicaliente.” 7 p.m. BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Dr., Germantown. 301-528-2260. www.blackrockcenter.org. Free.

SUN 21

“The Mother Goose Caboose” Bob Brown Puppets perform nursery rhymes as part of the Tiny Tots at 10 series. 10 a.m. Through Aug. 24. Glen Echo Park, Puppet Co. Playhouse, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-634-5380. www.thepuppetco.org. $5.

Matthew Baker, Regina Price and Yolanda Prinsloo An exhibit of works on paper closes Sunday. Bohrer Park Activity Center, 506 S. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg. 301-258-6350. www.gaithersburgmd.gov. Free.

“Perspectives: A Photography Exhibition by Dennis O’Keefe and Sarah Hood Salomon” Salomon’s painterly photos use camera motion and slow shutter speeds to alter familiar images while O’Keefe focuses his lens on the multicolored sands of California beaches. Closes Sunday. Glen Echo Park, Photoworks Gallery, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-634-2274. www.glenechophotoworks.org. Free.

MON 22

Scott Padock Downtown Silver Spring’s Lunchtime Lounge series continues with a jazz concert. Noon. Fountain Plaza Stage, 916 Ellsworth Dr., Silver Spring. 301-203-4184. www.downtownsilverspring.com. Free.

TUE 23

Michael Rosman The magician performs as part of a weekly Kids’ Night entertainment series. 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. Rockville Town Square, 200 E. Middle Lane, Rockville. www.rockvilletownsquare.com. Free.

Steve Rochinski The jazz guitarist performs. With Jeff Antoniuk and the Jazz Update. 7:30 p.m. Bethesda Blues and Jazz Supper Club, 7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. 240-330-4500. www.bethesdabluesjazz.com. $20.

Liz Longley The Nashville singer-songwriter has won the BMI John Lennon Songwriting Scholarship Competition, the International Acoustic Music Awards and the Rocky Mountain Folk Fest Songwriting Competition. 8 p.m. Unitarian Universalist Church of Rockville, 100 Welsh Park Dr., Rockville. 301-275-7459. www.focusmusic.org. $15 in advance, $18 day of concert.

“The Princess Bride” Cary Elwes stars as Wesley, a farmhand who becomes a pirate and endures all sorts of trials for his true love. Limited seating will be available for the outdoor screening. 9 p.m. Woodmont Triangle, Norfolk and Auburn avenues, Bethesda. www.bethesda.org. Free.

WED 24

Trouble Funk Strathmore’s Free Summer Outdoor Concerts continue with the D.C. funk band responsible for “Drop the Bomb,” the first go-go record to be released outside of the city, in 1982. 7 p.m. Music Center at Strathmore, Gudelsky Concert Pavilion, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. 301-581-5100. www.strathmore.org. Free.

“Wreck-It Ralph” The Disney film about a video game villain who wants to be a hero will be screened outdoors. Wednesday at 8:45 p.m. Rockville Town Center, Maryland Avenue and E. Middle Lane, Rockville. 240-314-8620. www.rockvilletownsquare.com. Free.

“Rear Window” The Alfred Hitchcock film will be screened outdoors. Limited seating will be available. 9 p.m. Woodmont Triangle, Norfolk and Auburn avenues, Bethesda. www.bethesda.org. Free.

— Compiled by Carrie Donovan

from staff reports