Pied Piper Theatre stages “Oliver!” on Saturday and Sunday at Grace E. Metz Middle School in Manassas. (Mina Habibi)
THU 03

“The Threepenny Opera” George Mason University’s Schools of Theater and Music perform Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill’s musical, set in 1920s New York. Thursday and Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m. Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Cir., Manassas. ­703-993-7759. www.hyltoncenter.org. $30, seniors and students $15.

Enter the Haggis Celtic folk-rock by the Canadian band. 8 p.m. The Barns at Wolf Trap, 1635 Trap Rd., Vienna. 877-965-3872. www.wolftrap.org. $32-$34.

“The Gulf” The comedy, about two friends who become stranded in the Gulf of Mexico when their boat engine dies, closes Sunday. Thursday and Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 and 7 p.m. Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington. 703-820-9771. www.signature-theatre.org. $40-$80.

FRI 04

Semper Fidelis Memorial Park lantern tour Guides will provide the history of the monuments, weather permitting. 5-8 p.m. National Museum of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Triangle. 877-635-1775. www.usmcmuseum.com. Free, reservations recommended.

“Thoroughly Modern Millie” Main Street Theater Productions stages the musical about New York flapper Millie Dillmount. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. Through Nov. 13. Franklin Park Performing and Visual Arts Center, 36441 Blueridge View Lane, Purcellville. 540-338-7973. www.franklinparkartscenter.org. $20; seniors, students and children $15.

“Eclectic Essentials II” The Vienna Theatre Company performs four one-act plays. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Vienna Baptist Church, 541 Marshall Rd. SW, Vienna. ­703-255-6360. www.viennatheatrecompany.com. $14.

Cool Cow Comedy Personal storytelling by Mike Recine and satirical social and political comedy by Rahmein Mostafavi. 8:30 p.m. Tally Ho Theatre, 19 W. Market St., Leesburg. 703-777-1665. www.tallyholeesburg.com. $15, in advance $10.

Art on Tap Local craft beers are paired with original artwork, appetizers, live music and video art at the Art League’s third Art on Tap. 7-10 p.m. Torpedo Factory Art Center, Art League Gallery, Studio 21, 105 N. Union St., Alexandria. 703-683-1780. www.torpedofactory.org. $45.

Manassas Fall Gallery Walk Follow the balloons to businesses and shops hosting exhibits, artist receptions and musical performances. 6-9 p.m. Old Town Manassas. 703-361-6599. www.visitmanassas.org. Free.

“The Migration Project (Push/Pull)” This art installation and performance presented by Jane Franklin Dance delves into different perspectives of immigration and features a sculptural representation of relocation by visual artist Rosemary Feit Covey. Opens Friday at 7:30 p.m., continues Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Through Nov. 19. Theatre on the Run, 3700 S. Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington. 703-933-1111. www.janefranklin.com. $20-$26.50.

“H2O/Waterworks” Opening reception for the member artists’ exhibition exploring the relationship between humans and water. 7-9 p.m. Exhibition continues through Nov. 27. Del Ray Artisans, Nicholas A. Colasanto Center, 2704 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. ­703-838-4827. www.thedelrayartisans.org. Free.

SAT 05

“Oliver!” The Center for the Arts’ Pied Piper Theatre presents the musical story of the orphan Oliver Twist. Saturday at 2 and 7 p.m., Sunday at 3 p.m. Grace E. Metz Middle School, 9950 Wellington Rd., Manassas. 703-330-2787. www.center-for-the-arts.org. $20, children 12 and younger $15.

Lucketts Bluegrass Music by the Scott Brannon Band. Food available. Doors open at 6 p.m.; music starts at 7 p.m. Lucketts Community Center, 42361 Lucketts Rd., Leesburg. 703-771-5281. www.luckettsbluegrass.com. $15 cash at the door.

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra Kathleen Kelly conducts Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons” and works by Wagner and contemporary composer Missy Mazzoli. Saturday at 8 p.m. at Northern Virginia Community College, Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center, 4915 E. Campus Dr.; and Sunday at 3 p.m. at George Washington Masonic National Memorial, 101 Callahan Dr., Alexandria. ­703-548-0885. www.alexsym.org. $5-$80.

SUN 06

The Okee Dokee Brothers The Grammy-winning folk and roots duo released “Saddle Up” in May. 1 and 4 p.m. McLean Community Center, Alden Theatre, 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean. 703-790-0123. www.aldentheatre.org. $10-$15.

MON 07

Stomp Using ordinary objects, including brooms and garbage cans, the percussion ensemble presents a physical and comedic performance. 8 p.m. George Mason University Center for the Arts, 4400 University Dr., Fairfax. 703-993-8888. cfa.gmu.edu. $15-$45.

TUE 08

“Twists and Turns” An exhibition of mixed media by Lauren Jacobs of Woodbridge and fused glass by David and Dale Barnes of Sterling. Opens Tuesday and continues through Dec. 5. Artists’ Undertaking, 309 Mill St., Occoquan. 703-494-0584. www.theartistsundertaking.com. Free.

WED 09

Sheila E. The singer, percussionist, multi-instrumentalist and Prince protegee makes her Barns debut. Wednesday and Nov. 10 at 8 p.m. The Barns at Wolf Trap, 1635 Trap Rd., Vienna. 877-965-3872. www.wolftrap.org. $55-$70.

The 1975 The British rock band is touring North America after releasing “I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It.” 8 p.m. George Mason University, EagleBank Arena, 4500 Patriot Cir., Fairfax. 703-993-3000. www.eaglebankarena.com. $19.75-$128.

U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own” performs a program inspired by Veterans Day. 8 p.m. Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Cir., Manassas. ­703-696-3718. www.hyltoncenter.org. Free.

— Compiled by Sarah Lane from staff reports