MUSIC: Langhorne Slim @ Valentine’s Music Hall, Albany. Slim and his band – drummer Malachi DeLorenzo, bassist Jeff Ratner and keyboardist–banjo player David Moore – tear it up at Valentine’s. With Babe City, a new all-star female foursome featuring Olivia Quillio, Meagan Duffy, MaryLeigh Roohan and Caroline Corrigan. 8pm. $10.
THEATER: “What’s A Great Bard? (Redux)” @ MCLA’s Venable Theatre, North Adams. Written and directed by Doug Jenkins, the slapstick comedy explores what happens when a washed-up director attempts to lead the worst community theater filled with the worst actors and technicians in a production of the worst murder-mystery ever penned. 8pm. $5. Through Saturday (March 3).