MUSIC: Joshua Bell with Lincoln's Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Lied Center for Performing Arts, 301 N. 12th St.
The acclaimed violinist returns to Lincoln to perform Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor under the baton of Maestro Edward Polochick.
THEATER: "Abigail/1702," Nebraska Repertory Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Johnny Carson Theater.
Ten years after "The Crucible’s" infamous seductress, Abigail Williams, danced with the devil in Salem, darkness returns in the Rep's first production since the summer of 2014. Performances continue through Oct. 15.
THEATER: "The Weir," Flatwater Shakespeare Company, 7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Wyuka Stables, 3600 O St.
A group of men telling ghost stories in a rural Irish pub find can't hold a candle to the tale a female newcomer has for them in Conor McPherson's award-winning play. Performances continue through Oct. 8.
MUSIC: The Weeknd with Gucci Mane and Nav, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Pinnacle Bank Arena, 400 Pinnacle Arena Drive.
R&B singer/rapper/pop star The Weeknd will bring his acclaimed tour to Lincoln continuing the biggest run of shows yet at the arena.
MUSIC: Luke Bryan with Jon Pardi, 6 p.m. Thursday, Benes Farm, 701 S.W. 63rd St.
For the last eight years, Luke Bryan has packed up a stage, sound system, his band and crew and headed out for a series of shows on farms, drawing tens of thousands. He'll do that Thursday, just a few miles west of Lincoln.