Music

MLK Celebration at Huston-Tillotson University. The musical roster for this year’s community celebration honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on MLK Day gets an extra shot of sizzling soul this year as vocal powerhouse Tameca Jones joins a lineup that also includes rapper/scholar Bavu Blakes, Pat G. and the reunion of local funk-a-teers Les and the Funk Mob. The event also includes a 9 a.m. march, food vendors, booths from community groups and kids’ activities. 11:15 a.m. Jan. 21. Free. 900 Chicon St. mlkcelebration.com — Deborah Sengupta Stith

Art

"If I could, I would cover everything with my drawings." In this solo show of new mixed-media work by Hedwige Jacobs at Women and Their Work, Jacobs invites viewers into an almost meditative state of observation, finding pleasure in unexpected encounters, unassuming materials and common places. Jacobs relies on drawn surfaces, video installation and cut patterns to make her point in the exhibit. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday, 12 to 6 p.m. Saturday through Feb. 28. 1710 Lavaca St. 512-477-1064, womenandtheirwork.org

Recreation

Full Moon Sounds at the South Congress Hotel. The hotel has teamed up with Meditation Bar for their new Full Moon Sounds series. Using vocal overtone harmonics, tuning forks and crystal bowls, class leader Billy White will facilitate the one-hour sound immersion event taking place on the full moon night at the South Congress Hotel. Guests are encouraged to bring a blanket or a mat and gather for a transformative experience. RSVP to assure your spot. 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. Jan. 21. Free. 1603 S. Congress Ave. fullmoonsoundsatsch.splashthat.com

Film

Magnolia Mondays at Violet Crown Cinema. Magnolia Mondays is a retrospective celebrating nearly two decades of movies from independent film distributor Magnolia Pictures. The first series, presented over eight weeks, showcases critically acclaimed narrative and documentary films from Magnolia’s extensive library, starting with "RBG," about the exceptional life and career of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. 7 p.m. Monday and additional Mondays through April 29. $5. 434 W. Second St. austin.violetcrown.com

Coming up

"Waitress." Featuring music and lyrics by Sara Bareilles, the heart-warming musical is based on the 2007 film of the same name about a waitress named Jenna Hunterson who becomes pregnant by her abusive husband, Earl, and then has an affair with her gynecologist. Looking for a way out of her life, she seizes the chance to enter a pie contest for its grand prize. 8 p.m. Tuesday through Jan. 26, 2 p.m. Jan 26, 1 and 7 p.m. Jan. 27. $30-$145. Bass Concert Hall, 2350 Robert Dedman Drive. texasperformingarts.org

Iliza Shlesinger: "Elder Millennial Tour." Comedian, author and actor Shlesinger is coming to Austin with a stand-up show, a touring version of the recently premiered "Elder Millennial," her fourth Netflix stand-up special. It featured her styled in classic looks from the late 1990s and early 2000s. She also starred in the Mark Wahlberg and Rose Byrne comedy "Instant Family" and published her first book, "Girl Logic: The Genius and the Absurdity." 7 and 9:30 p.m. Jan. 24. $35-$45. Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress Ave. austintheatre.org