The Bruery/Bruery Terreux Beer Dinner at the Brass Tap Domain. The Brass Tap Domain will serve a five-course menu with dishes curated by the restaurant's resident cicerone and the guest chef to match, contrast and accentuate the nuances of each beer. Courses include a bourbon-glazed stuffed pork tenderloin paired with Wether, a German-style Weizenbock. Tickets include the dishes, beer pairings and a beautiful Bruery tulip glass to take home with you. 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 31. $79.22. 10910 Domain Dr. Ste. 120. eventbrite.com/e/bruerybruery-terreux-beer-pairing-dinner-tickets-51783885997.
Peter Murphy’s “40 Years of Bauhaus” at Paramount Theatre. The goth pioneer coaxed Bauhaus bassist David J to join him on this Ruby Celebration tour, adding to the show’s dark nostalgia for fans of the influential British band. On the tour, which wound through Europe before hitting the States, the band has been playing Bauhaus’ 1980 debut album, “In the Flat Field,” in its entirety, followed by an extensive encore set packed with Bauhaus classics. $35-$40. 8 p.m. Jan. 31. 713 Congress Ave. austintheatre.org. — Deborah Sengupta Stith
Theater & dance
“Heartland.” In this Vortex production, Harold Banks, a retired University of Nebraska professor, is reeling after his adopted daughter Getee is killed by the Taliban while teaching children outside of Kabul. When Afghan refugee Nazrullah arrives at his door carrying Getee’s prized books, the two form an unlikely bond. Set in both Maidan Shar, Afghanistan, and Omaha, Neb., and inspired by true events, “Heartland” is a story of healing, grace and connection. 8 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, with additional 8 p.m. performance Feb. 6, through Feb. 9. $15-$35. 2307 Manor Road. vortexrep.org.
The Permaculture Paradigm. This Natural Gardener class is an introduction to scaled-up permaculture design and implementation. Instructor Woody Welch, the executive creative director for Earth Repair Corp., will explore how permaculture creates natural systems that reduce flooding, produces clean water and air and provides food and power sustainably. 10 a.m. Feb. 2. Free. 8648 Old Bee Caves Rd. 512-288-6113, naturalgardeneraustin.com.
Winter Faerie Tea Parties. Come dressed to Zilker Botanical Garden in your faerie best for a tea party overlooking the garden and practice faerie etiquette. All kid-friendly parties include fruit, miniature cakes, tea, juice, a nature-based activity and garden exploration. Register to attend. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 2 to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 3. $1-$3. 2220 Barton Springs Rd. 512-477-8672, zilkergarden.org.
Children's Book Fair. At the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center's Children's Book Fair, meet children’s authors, enjoy story time and face painting, and discover great stories and books to take home. All activities are free with regular admission to the Wildflower Center. Full schedule is to be announced. But you're encouraged to stay and enjoy the Family Garden and Fortlandia. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 2. $6-$12. 4801 La Crosse Ave. 512-232-0100, wildflower.org.