1. FILM: "The Florida Project," through Nov. 23, Ross Media Arts Center, 13th and R streets.
This film about American poverty and the struggle of millennials trapped in that world is carried by a near-perfect performance from 7-year-old Brooklynn Prince.
2. MUSIC: Black Violin, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Lied Center for Performing Arts, 301 N. 12th St.
Composed of classically trained violist and violinist Wil B. and Kev Marcus, Black Violin combines classical training with hip-hop influences to create a distinctive multi-genre sound that is often described as “classical boom!”
3. MUSIC: Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Zoo Bar, 136 N. 14th St.
Rightfully tagged the "world's premiere zydeco showman," Carrier has hinted that he's going to cut back on touring starting next year. So this could be the last chance to see him in Lincoln in a long, long time.
4. THEATER: "Dancing at Lughnasa," 2 p.m. Sunday and next Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Miller Theatre, 51st Street and Huntington Avenue.
NWU Theatre's production of Brian Friel's 1992 Tony Award winning-memory play is the story of five unmarried sisters eking out their lives in a small village in Ireland in 1936.
5. THEATER: "Ethan Claymore," 2 p.m. Sunday and next Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Lincoln Community Playhouse, 2500 S. 56th St.
With Christmas just a week away, a reclusive, struggling egg farmer and artist who has given up looking for love or laughter is visited by the spirit of his long-estranged older brother.