The Intergalactic Nemesis
March 28-29 | Inspired by pulp fiction serials and action-adventure films, The Intergalactic Nemesis presents radio play-style thrillers performed with projected graphic novel visuals, sound effects and more. In Book One: Target Earth, reporter Molly Sloan alerts the world to the impending invasion of aliens from the planet Zygon. At 7:30 p.m. at the Contemporary Arts Center .
Sat. March 29 | Chicago's renowned Joffrey Ballet presents a program of short works including the jazzy piece Interplay and Twyla Tharp's Broadway-esque tribute Nine Sinatra Songs. At 8 p.m. at the Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts.
Batt on a Hot Tin Roof
Sun. March 30 | Broadway and TV veteran Bryan Batt (Mad Men) remounts his one-man show, featuring song, dance and stories. The show benefits Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carre and Forum for Equality. At 7 p.m. at Le Petit Theatre.