Davell Crawford celebrates the release of the CD version of his latest album, Piano in the Vaults, Vol. 1 (Basin Street), a collection of songs with nods to New Orleanians including his grandfather, R&B legend James “Sugarboy” Crawford, James Booker, Jelly Roll Morton and others. At 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. at Snug Harbor. | Fri. July 29
The Tennessee Williams Theatre Company of New Orleans opens its second season with the playwright’s tale of a Sicilian woman living in the South who confronts infidelity, loss and new hope. At Dillard University’s Samuel Dubois Cook Performing Arts Center.
Visit www.twtheatrenola.com or call (504) 264-2580 for tickets. Tickets $20-$25. 8 p.m. Friday-Sunday. | Fri.-Sun. July 22-August 7
Drag artists perform. Free admission. 9 p.m.
The block party has food, drinks, live music and pop-up sales from local merchants. Visit www.magazinestreet.com for details. Free admission. 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Harlequeen Productions' cabaret features Vinsantos, Angie Z, Felicia Phillips and Nicole Lynn Foxx. Proceeds benefit the Southern Decadence Foundation. Tickets $15-$25. 9 p.m. Friday.
Freelancers meet for a pop-up coworking event. Free admission. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The wine and beer tasting benefits cystic fibrosis initiatives. There also are food vendors and live music. Visit www.cff.org for details. Tickets $50-$100.
The court offers food, drinks, free school supplies and time with the court's emotional support dog at an event highlighting the importance of supporting youth during legal proceedings. 10 a.m.
Everyone's favorite quadrilateral in short pants tries to recover the Krabby Patty recipe from a pirate. 8 p.m. Friday.
The "Reunion of Laughs" comedy show features performances by Mario P, Shock Brown and other local comedians. 8 p.m. Friday.
Einstein Charter School holds a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new high school. Tours and light refreshments provided. Free and open to the public.