Keep your Wednesday a busy one with these events
Warriors and Wine at Fareground. Downtown Austin's first and only food hall launches a new series that blends yoga and wine tasting. The monthly event kicks off with a focus on Texas terroir. Each installment will bring together celebrated yoga practitioners, winemakers and lifestyle brands; plus, a different Fareground vendor provides dinner each time. Warriors and Wine takes place every third Wednesday of every month this year, sans August. 5:30 p.m. doors April 17. $35. 111 Congress Ave. eventbrite.com/e/fareground-presents-warriors-wine-april-tickets-59602394366.
CineNoche: "Embrace of the Serpent." The internationally co-produced adventure film centers on Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and the last survivor of his people, and the two scientists who build a friendship with him over the course of 40 years. The film was inspired by the real-life journals of two explorers who traveled through the Colombian Amazon during the last century in search of the sacred and difficult-to-find psychedelic Yakruna plant. 7 p.m. April 17. $9-$11. Violet Crown Austin, 434 W. Second St. austin.violetcrown.com.
LeeAnn Rimes Autograph Signing. Waterloo Records hosts the Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum country music singer for a signing of her Record Store Day release, "Live from Gruene Hall." Record Store Day was this weekend and aims to highlight the independently owned record stores around the country and the world. Each copy of her album purchased at Waterloo will come with one priority wristband for the signing. She won't be performing at this event. 5 p.m April 17. Free. events.waterloorecords.com.
Theater & dance
6th Annual Greater High School Musical Theatre Awards. At this event, 30 area high schools and more than 2,000 participating students gather for an evening of live performances, awards, scholarships, special guests and more. Performances include fully executed numbers from all 8 schools nominated for Best Musical, special medleys featuring nominated students from multiple categories, and a song and dance finale extravaganza. Awards are given in 15 categories. 7:30 p.m. April 17. Technically sold out. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Dr. thelongcenter.org.
Roald Dahl's "Matilda the Musical." In the Tony Award-winning hit adapted from Dahl's beloved book, Matilda is an extraordinary little girl who dares to take a stand and change her destiny. When she has finally had enough of her unscrupulous parents and tyrannical headmistress, she enlists the help of her friends — and favorite teacher Miss Honey — and bravely takes matters into her own hands to become the biggest little hero. 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, through May 12. $30-$199. Zach Theatre, 202 S. Lamar Blvd. 512-476-0541, zachtheatre.org.