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Through June 10
Little Shop of Horrors
The lively musical focuses on a nerdy floral assistant who discovers his chance for success and romance with the help of a giant man-eating plant that feeds on human blood. Call for times and ticket prices. Phoenix Theatre, 100 E. McDowell Rd., Phoenix, phoenixtheatre.com, 602-254-2151.
The former *NSYNC singer brings his outdoors-inspired Man of the Woods tour to the Valley, performing such hits as “Can’t Stop the Feeling,” “Filthy,” “Say Something” and “Rock Your Body.” 7:30 p.m. Call for ticket prices. Talking Stick Resort Arena, 201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000.
Through May 20
Flora & Ulysses
The squirrel never saw it coming – the vacuum cleaner, that is – in this engaging tale of 10-year-old “natural-born cynic” Flora and her friend, Ulysses, a now-hairless squirrel who suddenly acquires superpowers of strength, flight and misspelled poetry. Adapted from the book by Kate DeCamillo, the laugh-out-loud story is presented by Childsplay. Call for times and ticket prices. Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, childsplayaz.org, 480-921-5700.
Through July 1
Concert Series (FREE)
Bring a blanket or chair, relax and enjoy as a variety of popular local bands perform, including Rubicon, May 6; Rock Lobster, May 13; Learning to Fly, May 20; and The Real Thing, May 27. Su, 7:30-9 p.m. McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park, 7301 E. Indian Bend Rd., Scottsdale, therailroadpark.com, 480-312-2312.
Through May 12
Gallery at TCA (FREE)
Featuring works by Marco Albarran, Sama Alshaibi, Angela Ellsworth, Annie Lopez, Stephen Marc, Emily Matyas, Ann Morton, Julio Cesar Morales, Gregory Sale, and Will Wilson, Walk in My Shoes celebrates diversity, expression and the value of multiple viewpoints. Tu-Th, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; F, 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; Sa, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, tempe.gov/tcagallery, 480-350-2867.
Through May 13
A butterfly-lover’s paradise, this exhibit features lush gardens full of flowers that are home to hundreds of colorful butterflies, as well as a caterpillar nursery and emergence chamber. Call for times and ticket prices. Desert Botanical Garden, 1201 N. Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix, dbg.org, 480-941-1225.
The 20th anniversary season-long celebration continues with bats in action May 1-3, vs. Los Angeles Dodgers; May 4-6, vs. Houston Astros; May 10-13, vs. Washington Nationals; May 14-16, vs. Milwaukee Brewers; and May 28-30, vs. Cincinnati Reds. Call for times and ticket prices. Chase Field, 401 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, dbacks.com, 602-514-8400.
Through May 6
Animated with a high-energy mix of music and dancing, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is a comic and colorful journey through the biblical story of young Joseph, who is sold into slavery by his brothers after his father favors him with a gorgeous colored cloak. Call for times. $22-$28. Desert Stages Theatre, 7014 E. Camelback Rd., Scottsdale, desertstages.org, 480-483-1664.
Considered by many to be the “godfather” of Valley chefs, Vincent Guerithault presents a menu that includes a spring salad of arugula and radicchio with a honey-citrus vinaigrette; salmon and lemon sole “checkerboard” with lemon basil pesto and a ginger potato pancake; and peach soufflé. 9:30 a.m.-noon. $90. Les Gourmettes Cooking School, 6610 N. Central Ave., Phoenix, 602-240-6767.
Fore a Good Cause
The Spina Bifida Association of Arizona hosts its 19th annual charity golf tourney. A luncheon, silent auction and awards ceremony are included, along with hole-in-one and beat-the-pro contests. 6:30 a.m. with shotgun start at 8 a.m. $275. Gainey Ranch Golf Club, 7600 E. Gainey Club Dr., Scottsdale, sbaaz.org, 602-274-3323.