“Much Ado About Nothing” A production of Shakespeare’s classic comedy directed by Abigail Isaac Fine. Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 7 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Through Feb. 12. NextStop Theatre Company, 269 Sunset Park Dr., Herndon. 866-811-4111. www.nextstoptheatre.org. $35-$55.
“Titanic” A performance about the “unsinkable” ship, with a book by Peter Stone and music and lyrics by Maury Yeston. Thursday and Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 2 p.m., Sunday at 7 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Through Jan. 29. Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington. 703-820-9771. www.signature-theatre.org. $40-$113.
The Black Lillies The country band blends folk and roots music with Memphis soul and blues. 8:30 p.m. Tally Ho Theatre, 19 W. Market St., Leesburg. 703-777-1665. www.tallyholeesburg.com. $15.
Home + Remodeling Show Alison Victoria, a host of the “Crashers” series on DIY Network and HGTV, will be on hand, along with more than 300 exhibitors. The event includes workshops, designer rooms and a wine lounge. Friday and Saturday 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Dulles Expo Center, 4320 Chantilly Shopping Center, Chantilly. www.homeandremodelingshow.com. $10, in advance $7, ages 6-12 $3, age 5 and younger free.
“Elf Jr.: The Musical” Aldersgate Church Community Theater presents the story of Buddy the elf, based on the New Line Cinema movie. Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 1301 Collingwood Rd., Alexandria. www.acctonline.org. $12.
Concert for Courage A performance by three female folk singer-songwriters — Heather Mae, Crys Matthews and Jean Rohe — to benefit Planned Parenthood and Equality Virginia. 8 p.m. Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington, 4444 Arlington Blvd., Arlington. 202-656-2748. www.stoneroomconcerts.com. Free, donations requested.
Last Ham Standing Performers take suggestions from the audience to improvise humorous skits. 8 p.m. Franklin Park Arts Center, 36441 Blueridge View Lane, Purcellville. 540-338-7973. www.franklinparkartscenter.org. $14, students $12, children $10.
Richard Bland Lee’s 255th birthday celebration Tour the house and learn about Lee’s political contributions to the nation. Stop in the east wing for a piece of birthday cake. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sully Historic Site, 3650 Historic Sully Way, Chantilly. 703-437-1794. www.fairfaxcounty.gov. $7, students $6, seniors and children $5.
American Shakespeare Center on Tour The traveling theater company stages “The Two Gentlemen of Verona” on Saturday at 2 p.m. The dog featured in the play is a rescue animal, and a dog adoption event follows the show. “Romeo and Juliet” at 8 p.m., and Thornton Wilder’s “Our Town” on Sunday at 2 p.m. McLean Community Center, Alden Theatre, 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean. 703-790-9223. www.aldentheatre.org.
$35, McLean residents $25; all three plays $88, McLean residents $60.
“Solitary Confinement” In this thriller by Rupert Holmes, billionaire Richard Jannings lives in self-imposed solitary confinement until someone tries to kill him. Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Through Feb. 12. Workhouse Arts Center, 9518 Workhouse Way, Lorton. 703-584-2900. www.workhousearts.org. $30, seniors and military $25, students $20.
“Murder on the Nile” Aquila Theatre stages an adaptation of one of Agatha Christie’s most popular murder-mysteries . Saturday at 8 p.m. Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Cir., Manassas. www.hyltoncenter.org; and Sunday at 4 p.m. George Mason University Center for the Arts, 4400 University Dr., Fairfax. 888-945-2468. cfa.gmu.edu.
Friday Morning Music Club concert Classical music by various composers, including Max Bruch, Eugene Ysaye and Robert Schumann. 3 p.m. The Lyceum, Alexandria’s History Museum, 201 S. Washington St., Alexandria. 703-746-4994. www.fmmc.org. Free.
Taarka The high-energy acoustic string band blends folk, Celtic, bluegrass, jazz and classical music. 3 p.m. Reston Community Center, CenterStage, 2310 Colts Neck Rd., Reston. 703-476-4500. www.restoncommunitycenter.com. $20, Reston residents $15.
Aaron Tveit The actor and singer has appeared on Broadway and TV and in movies, including “Les Misérables” and the Fox live production of “Grease.” 7 p.m. The Barns at Wolf Trap, 1635 Trap Rd., Vienna. 877-965-3872. www.wolftrap.org. $50-$55.
Art of Ballroom Dance Instructor Gary Stephans teaches the fox trot, waltz, tango and more. Beginners at 7 p.m., advanced dancers at 7:45 p.m. Athenaeum, 201 Prince St., Alexandria. 703-505-5998. www.nvfaa.org. $15.
Design & Wine Participants can sip wine while creating Zentangle patterns in a workshop led by Sharmila Karamchandani. 7 p.m. ArtSpace, 750 Center St., Herndon. 703-956-6590. www.artspaceherndon.org. $35.
Jammin Java Local Scene Performances by New Athens, Hungry on Monday and Del Florida. 7:30 p.m. Jammin Java, 227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna. 703-255-1566. www.jamminjava.com. $10-$18.
“Herndon: Yesterday and Today in Pictures” Herndon Historical Society member Barbara Glakas uses photographs to show the progress of Herndon over the past 125 years. 7:30 p.m. Herndon Depot Museum, 717 Lynn St., Herndon. 703-437-7289. www.herndon historicalsociety.org. Free.
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