'Deathtrap.' A successful Broadway writer struggles to overcome a dry spell. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. $8 to $15. Way Off Broadway, 10960 E. Crystal Falls Parkway, Leander. 512-259-5878, www.wobcp.org.
'Esther's Follies' Jokin' in January.' Magic, music and comedy. 8 p.m. Thursdays, 8 and 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. $20 to $25. 525 E. Sixth St. 320-0553, www.esthersfollies.com.
'Eurydice.' A reinvented version of Eurydice's journey through the Underworld, presented by Different Stages. 8 p.m. today-Saturday. $15 to $30. The City Theatre, 3823 Airport Blvd., Suite D. 474-8497.
'Everything About a Day (Almost).' A fast-paced musical revue about a typical day in the life of a kid. 3 and 6 p.m. Saturdays, 2 and 4 p.m. Sundays through Feb. 6. $11 to $13. Zach Scott Theatre, Whisenhunt Stage, 1510 Toomey Road. 476-0541, www.zachtheatre.org.
'FronteraFest 2010: 17th Annual All-You-Can-Experience, Alt-Theatre Buffet.' A smorgasbord of more than 100 new works presented over five weeks on a multiple stages. Various locations through Feb. 13. $3 to $16. Tickets, schedule: 479-7529, www.hydeparktheatre.org.
'Misalliance.' A comedy by Bernard Shaw. 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 5 p.m. Sundays through Feb. 21. $26 to $35, students half price. Austin Playhouse, 3601 S. Congress Ave., Bldg. C. 476-0084, www.austinplayhouse.com.
'Nunsense II: The Second Coming.' Follow-up to the 2008 show. 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays through Feb. 7. $8 to $22. 810 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. www.thegeorgetownpalace.org.
Chamber Soloists of Austin. Concert is a tribute to 19th-century Viennese composer Franz Schubert. 4 p.m. Sunday. $20. First Presbyterian Church, 8001 Mesa Drive. 380-0065, www.chambersoloists.com.
'The Crying Monkeys.' Live music plus a mini samba class. 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday. $8. Esquina Tango, 209 Pedernales St. 524-2772, www.esquinatangoaustin.com.
'Dream Season: Revel Four of Six.' Works by J.S. Bach, Poulenc and Beethoven. 6 p.m. Saturday. $5 to $15. Northwest Hills United Methodist Church, 7050 Village Center Drive. 512-921-7727, www.revelmusic.org.
'Music and a Movie.' 'Amadeus' with live music 7:30 p.m. Sunday. $12. Lake CreekÂ Alamo Drafthouse, 13729 Research Blvd. 219-5408, www.drafthouse.com.
'The Star (L'Eoile).' Presented by the Austin Lyric Opera. 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Wednesday. $20 to $200. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Drive. 472-5992, www.austinlyricopera.org.
'Saint Cecilia Music Series.' David Stevens and the Morris Nelms Quartet. 8 p.m. Friday. $5 to $15. First Presbyterian Church, 8001 Mesa Drive. 345-8866, www.stcecilamusicseries.org.
Travelin' McCourys.' An off-shoot of legendary bluegrass muscian Del McCoury. 7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday. $12 to $95. One World Theatre, 7701 Bee Cave Road. 330-9500, www.oneworldtheatre.org.
Vince Bell. One man's music: a monologue with song. 2:15 p.m. Saturday. The Blue Theater, 916 Springdale Road. www.vincebell.com.
'Vocal and Instrumental Music from 17th Century Austria and Italy.' Presented by the Texas Early Music Project. 8 p.m. Friday. $5 to $20. St. Mary Cathedral, 203 E. 10th St. 377-6961, www.early-music.org.
'R.A.W. Theatre: The Resident Artists' Workshop.' Resident artists and alumni can participate in development exercises. 7 p.m. Tuesday. Free. The Vortex, 2307 Manor Rd. www.vortexrep.org.
Cap City Comedy Club. Maria Bamford: 8 p.m. Thursday. Kevin Nealon: 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 8 p.m. Wednesday: Mike Macrae. 8120 Research Blvd. $5.50-$49.95. 467-2333, www.capcitycomedy.com.
ColdTowne Theater. 'P'Graph with The Draft' 8 p.m. today, 'ColdTowne Mainstage' 8 p.m. Friday, 'Total Panic Vaudeville' 11 p.m. Friday, 'Stool Pigeon' 8 p.m. Saturday, 'Midnight Society' 11 p.m. Saturday, 'ColdTowne All Stars' 7 p.m. Sunday, 'Monday Night Mash' 8:30 p.m. Monday. $5 to $10. www.coldtownetheater.com.
Gnap Theater Projects. 'One More Night' 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Feb. 13. 'Saturday Night Special' 10 p.m. Saturday. $5 to $10. Salvage Vanguard Theater, 2803 Manor Road. www.gnaptheater.org.
Hideout Theatre. 'The Threefer' 8 p.m. today, 'This Week Tonight' 8 p.m. Friday, 'Austin Secrets' 8 p.m. Saturday, 'Maestro' 10 p.m. Saturday, 'Flying Theater Machine' 2 p.m. Sunday. 617 Congress Ave. $10. 443-3688, www.hideouttheatre.com.
Velveeta Room. Benjamin Johnson 9:30 p.m. today. Todd Womack, Joe Staats and Roxie Castillo 9:30 and 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 469-9116, www.thevelveetaroom.com.
Art on 5th. 'Cityscapes.' 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays through Jan. 30. 1501 W. Fifth St. 481-1111, www.arton5th.com.
Austin Galleries. 'All Creatures Great and Small.' 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays or by appointment. 1219 W. Sixth St. www.austingalleries.com.
Austin Museum of Art. 'David Bates' and 'New Works: Jade Walker.' 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, through Jan. 31. 823 Congress Ave. Adults $5, seniors, students or military $4, 12 and younger free. 495-9224, www.amoa.org.
Blanton Museum of Art. 'Goya's Prints: The Dawn of Modern Art' through March 7, 'Workspace: Pablo Vargas Lugo, Eclipses for Austin' through Feb. 21, 'Paolo Veronese: The Petrobelli Altarpiece' through Feb. 7. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. and Congress Ave. $5-$9, free Thursdays. 471-7324, www.blantonmuseum.org.
Creative Research Lab. 'Ideas of Mountains.' Noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays through Feb. 6. 2832 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 322-2099, http://uts.cc.utexas.edu/~crlab.
D Berman Gallery. 'Chill: Winter Group Show.' 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays or by appointment through Feb. 6. 1701 Guadalupe St. 477-8877, www.dbermangallery.com.
L. Nowlin Gallery. 'Loli Kantor: There Was a Forest.' 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays through Feb. 27. 1201 W. Sixth St. 626-9301, www.lnowlingallery.com.
Lora Reynolds Gallery. 'Jim Torok: Clowns and Portraits.' 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays through March 6. 360 Nueces St., Suite 50. 215-4965, www.lorareynolds.com.
North Hills Gallery. 'F-Stop Visions.' 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sundays through Jan. 31. 7050 Village Center Drive. 345-1743.
Okay Mountain. 'Christine Gray: Into the Light.' Opens Saturday. 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays and noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays through Feb. 13. 1312 E. Cesar Chavez St., Suite B. www.okaymountain.com.
studio2gallery. 'Love's Writ II.' Noon to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays through Feb. 13. 1700 S. Lamar Blvd., Suite 318. 326-9102, www.studio2gallery.com.
Texas State University Galleries. Gallery I: 'Two Worlds: Selections from the Borderland Youth project.' Gallery II: 'Okay Mountain: Big Strange Mystery.' 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekends through Feb. 26. Joann Cole Mitte Building, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos. 512-245-2611, www.finearts.txstate.edu/art/gallery.html.
Wally Workman Gallery. 'Grand Affair.' 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays or by appointment through Jan. 30. 1202 W. Sixth St. 472-7428, www.wallyworkmangallery.com.
Valley Art League Gallery. Exhibition juried by David Kroft of Concordia University. 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays and 1 to 5 p.m. weekends through Feb. 2. Wimberley Community Center, 14070 RM 12. www.visitwimberley.com/artleague.
Women and Their Work. 'Kia Neill: Terrain.' 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays through Feb. 27. 1710 Lavaca St. 477-1064, www.womenandtheirwork.org.
Yard Dog. 'Southern Folk Art.' 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. 1510 S. Congress Ave. 912-1613, www.yarddog.com.