The Toxic Avenger (Musical)
Thu.-Sun. Oct. 13-16 | A corrupt New Jersey mayor has Melvin Ferd tossed in a toxic waste dump for trying to clean up the town. But Ferd rises from the muck and seeks revenge in the comedy musical based on the cult-classic film. At 8 p.m. at The Theatre at St. Claude.
Sat. Oct. 15 | Fans of the Olympics, or Olympic closing ceremonies, may have seen members of this Brazilian troupe in the Carnival-esqe finale in Rio's Maracana Stadium. The company presents an athletic and elegant fusion of ballet, modern and Brazilian folk dance and samba. At 8 p.m. at Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts.