Tulane Summer Lyric Theatre presents the musical adaptation of Mark Twain’s classic Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, which became a Broadway hit a century after the novel was published. At 8 p.m. Thursday to Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Dixon Hall. | Thu.-Sun. July 28-31
Jeff Crouere hosts the live talk show, which covers politics. Visit www.ringsidepolitics.com for details. Tickets $20-$35. 6 p.m.
Barbara Maheu guides participants through relaxation techniques followed by a nature walk. Reservations required; contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration $5.
The NOLA Project presents a Hollywood "backstage" immersive drama that takes place in and around a swimming pool. Visit www.thenolaproject.com for details. Tickets $20-$30. 8 p.m. Thursday-Sunday.
Benjamin Hoffman and Paul Oswell host a stand-up show, and there's free ice cream. 8:30 p.m.
The City of Mandeville hosts a monthly dance for senior citizens.
Local artists sell crafts at the weekly market.
New moms and moms-to-be discuss everything postpartum. A licensed counselor participates.
Bella Blue hosts a burlesque show. Visit www.thebellalounge.com for details. Tickets $10.
The New Orleans Shakespeare Festival at Tulane presents Tony Kushner's adaptation of the 17th-century play, in which a desperate father seeks the help of a sorcerer. Visit www.neworleansshakespeare.org for details. Tickets $20-$30. 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Sunday.