Theater & dance

"12 Ophelias (A Play With Broken Songs)." In this production staged by the University of Texas Department of Theatre & Dance, Shakespeare's Ophelia rises up out of the water, dreaming of Pop-Tarts and other sweet things. She finds herself in a neo-Elizabethan Appalachian setting where Gertrude runs a brothel, Hamlet is called a Rude Boy and nothing is what it seems. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, with additional 7:30 p.m. show Oct. 8, through Oct. 13. $15-$26. Oscar G. Brockett Theatre, 300 E. 23rd St. theatredance.utexas.edu

Dining

Sour Duck Market’s Weekly Farmers Market. The casual eatery from the Barley Swine team won’t just be providing all your baked good needs from now on. Sour Duck Market has recently introduced a weekly farmers market that will run every Wednesday evening. Support your local farmers and makers, such as F-Stop Farm, Barton Springs Mill and Two Hives Honey, and expect farm-fresh produce and other goods. Happy hour also runs for a portion of this time. You know what to do. 4 to 7 p.m Wednesdays. Free. 1814 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. sourduckmarket.com

Art

October Craft at Hotel ZaZa. The Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum and Austin's newest hotel are coming together to host a one-of-a-kind art class. In Hotel ZaZa's Perfect Strangers Lounge, the Umlauf will offer its first off-site craft class. Students will be taught by local artist Marta Solis to create a personalized macramé plant holder. Your registration fee covers a welcome drink, passed appetizers and all of the class materials. Additional drinks are available at happy hour pricing. 6:30 p.m. Oct. 9. $40-$50. 400 Lavaca St. facebook.com/events/657207521434472

Coming up

"Circus of the Damned" at the Hideout Theatre. Beware the siren call of "Circus of the Damned." Eleven of the Hideout’s bravest improvisers have gathered to spin this devilish tale for you, featuring unfathomable double-dealings, desperate characters, wicked tricksters and fully realized circus acts. Because there's no script for the new show, each one will be different; just remember, the price of admission includes your immortal soul. 8 p.m. Saturday through Oct. 20. $15. 617 Congress Ave. hideouttheatre.com

CraftHER Market Fall 2019. Produced by #bossbabesATX, CraftHER Market is a biannual pop-up space, showcasing the talent of women and nonbinary makers in Texas. This fall, the market expands across two full days for the first time ever to exhibit a diverse lineup of more than 160 different makers. Both days of the market will include installations by the featured CraftHER Market resident artist, Edith Valle; a curated food court; kid-friendly activities; a nonprofit raffle; and a community weaving loom. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 12-13. Free. Fair Market, 1100 E. Fifth St. crafthermarket.com