Auditions

Sun. & Mon., Jan. 25 & 26

"JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR." Kweskin Theatre, 1349 Newfield Ave., Stamford. 7 p.m. All roles are open-non-union, non-pay. Those auditioning should prepare a brief song (32 bars) in the style of the show. Performances will be Apr. 3-May 2. 203/329-8207; info@curtaincall.inc.

Benefits

Sun., Jan. 25

EMPTY BOWLS. Rye Presbyterian Church, 882 Boston Post Rd., Rye. 11 a.m. Bowls that were glazed and fired by Clay Art Center artists in Port Chester will be sold at this annual fundraiser. By purchasing a bowl, attendees will also receive a meal of delicious bread and soup donated by Kneaded Bread and Cornerstone Catering, both in Port Chester. All proceeds from the sale are contributed to the interfaith soup kitchens of Port Chester.

Classes

Tues., Jan. 20, 27, Feb. 3, 10, 24 & Mar. 3

WRITING FOR LAUGHS. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. 10 a.m.-noon. Maureen Amaturo teaches the art of using words to create laughs. This 6-week class will teach you how to use humor for punchier writing, wittier creativity and develop a more amusing outlook on any situation. $154 for non-members. Register at www.wainwright.org

ARTIST'S WAY. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. 7-8:30 p.m. Six-week class taught by Valerie Huyghue. Whether you want to paint or play the piano, begin a book, a blog or a new career, this course will get you started. Class uses The Artist's Way workbook by Julia Cameron. You will complete the weekly assignments and discuss the readings. No prior writing experience is required. All participants must bring a copy of The Artist's Way workbook to each class. $138 for non-members. Register at www.wainwright.org.

Comedy

Sat., Jan. 24

THE IVY LEAGUE OF COMEDY. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck. 8 p.m. One of the premier groups of stand-up comedians touring America today. Known for their elite brand of clever comedy with all original material $25. 914/698-0098; www.emelin.org.

Concerts/Music

Sat., Jan. 17

ORANGE JULIUS & THE BIG BEAT. Reformed Church of Hastings, 24 Farragut Ave., Hastings. 7:30 p.m. $18 in advance; $20 at the door. Students are $10 in advance or at the door; free for children under 12. www.commongroundfusw.org.

THE PSYCHEDELIC FURS. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown, 8 p.m. Alternative rock music concert. $35, $40 & $50. www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Sun., Jan. 18

THE GRACE AND BEAUTY OF BAROQUE. Presbyterian Church of White Plains, 39 N. Broadway, White Plains. 3 p.m. Hudson Valley Singers perform. Reception to follow performance. $30 at the door; $25 in advance; $15 for seniors and students. Purchase tickets at www.hudsonvalleysingers.org/tickets.htm#orderform, 914/674-2865 or email tickets@hudsonvalleysingers.org.

Thurs., Jan. 22

THE SUBDUDES. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck. 8 p.m. They play a unique blend of New Orleans blues, gospel, funk and R&B. $50/$15 for students. 914/698-0098; www.emelin.org.

Sat., Jan. 24

CAMERON CARPENTER. Performing Arts Center, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase. 8 p.m. Master organist smashes stereotypes, playing a one-of-its-kind instrument. $60, $45 & $35. www.artscenter.org; 914/251-6200.

Sun., Jan. 25

WARM SOUNDS OF WINTER. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 3 p.m. Vibrant music from many different cultures and ages. $20; $15 for ages 65+ and students. www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Dance

Sat., Jan. 24

RHYTHM OF THE NIGHT. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 7 p.m. Presented by the Fred Astaire Dance Studio. $33. www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Films

Thru, Feb. 25

WE GOT GAME: SPORTS ON FILM. Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. Jan. 22: "Happy Valley." 7:30 p.m. Key players in the Penn State football scandal share their stories in this look at a shaken community and the role big-time college football played in the crimes and their aftermath. Additional films will be listed in upcoming issues. $12 general admission; $7.50 for children under 12 unless noted otherwise. 914/747-5555; www.burnsfilmcenter.org.

Tues., Jan. 20

"AWAKE: THE LIFE OF YOGANANDA." Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. 3, 5 & 7 p.m. Hindu swami Paramahansa Yogananda brought his yoga and meditation teachings to the West in the 1920s, introducing millions to the practice through classes, lectures and his classic autobiography. Film portrait examines the varied worlds of yoga-modern and ancient, East and West-and explores its appeal to the many students who have turned their attention inward in pursuit of happiness and self-realization. $12 general public; $7.50 children under 12. 914/747-5555; www.burnsfilmcenter.org.

Wed., Jan. 21

"STOP MAKING SENSE." Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 7 p.m. Concert movie featuring David Byrne's band Talking Heads live performance. $5. www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Thurs., Jan. 22

"TREASURE ISLAND." Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. 2 p.m. For all ages. Broadcast live from London's National Theatre. On a dark, stormy night, an innkeeper's granddaughter opens the door to a terrifying stranger, an old sailor with a huge sea chest full of secrets. She invites him in and her dangerous voyage begins. $30 for non-members. www.burnsfilmcenter.org; 914/747-5555.

"BRAHMIN BULLS." The Picture House, 175 Wolfs La., Pelham. 7:30 p.m. Post film discussion and Q&A with actor Sendhil Ramamurthy. Story of a long overdue reunion between father and son as they learn the truth about each other for the first time as adults. Tickets are $12 general admission; $10 students and seniors and $6 for members. www.thepicturehouse.org. or at the box office.

Sun., Jan. 25

"MEN OF THE CLOTH." The Picture House, 175 Wolfs La., Pelham. 7 p.m. Post film discussion with filmmaker Vicki Vasilopoulos and master tailor Nino Corvato. Film is an inspiring portrait of three humble and accomplished Italian master tailors whose work exudes elegance and style. The film gives a window into the past, present and future of custom tailoring, a craft whose roots are in the Italian Renaissance but whose branches extend from small towns in the Apennine Mountains of Italy and the outskirts of Palermo, Sicily, all the way to New York's Madison Avenue and the suburbs of Philadelphia.$12/$10 for students and seniors. www.thepicturehouse.org.

Lectures

Tues., Jan. 20

MARCH OF THE FOSSIL PENGUINS. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 6:30 p.m. To mark Penguin Awareness Day today, explore the 60-million-year March of the Fossil Penguins and then learn how new technologies can be used to "Print a Penguin." Curator of Science Daniel Ksepka will present a lecture on penguin evolution at 7 p.m. Afterwards, MakerBot Greenwich will discuss their scanning and 3D technology and offer a live demonstration of replicating the Museum's very own Black-footed Penguin specimen. Reception at 6:30 p.m. $15 for non-members. Reservations at 203/413-6757 or info@brucemuseum.org.

Theater

Fri.-Sun. thru Feb. 1; Thurs., Jan. 22

"BEAU JESTE." Dressing Room Theatre, 1349 Newfield Ave., Stamford. Fri. & Sat. at 8 p.m. Sun. at 2 p.m. and Thurs., Jan. 22 at 8 p.m. A delightful comic look at what happens when introducing a new boyfriend or girlfriend to parents. Sarah Goldman is a nice Jewish girl with a problem-she's dating a WASP executive but her parents want her married to a nice Jewish boy. She calls an escort service to send her a Jewish date to play her beau. $32 for adults; $24 for senior citizens and $16 for students/children. Thursdays are $22. 203/461-6358 or www.curtaincallinc.com.

Fri. & Sat., Jan. 16 &17

"R+J: STAR-CROSS'D DEATH MATCH." Molly Spillane's, Mamaroneck. 8 p.m. 211 Mamaroneck Ave., Mamaroneck. 8 p.m. Ages 21 & over. Presented by Three Day Hangover, a NYC theatre company that produces fresh productions of classic plays in bars. This boozy retelling of "Romeo and Juliet" brings the audience into the middle of theatre's best-known family feud and challenges them to pick a side. $30. www.emelin.org or 914/698-0098.

Fri.-Sun., Jan. 16-18

"THE ADDAMS FAMILY." Grinton I. Will Library, 1500 Central Ave., Yonkers. Fri. & Sat. at 8 p.m., Sun. at 2 & 7:30 p.m. Snow dates: Jan. 23 & 24. Presented by Little Radical Theatrics, Inc. The creepy and kooky Addams clan comes to devilishly, delightful life in this new musical comedy. Tickets are $20; $18 students/seniors/kids. 800/838-3006 or www.brownpapertickets.com/event/953123.

Sat., Jan. 24

"TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD." Academic Arts Theatre, Westchester Community College, 75 Grasslands Rd., Valhalla. 8 p.m. Primary themes involve racial injustice and issues of class, courage, compassion and gender roles in the American South. $22 general admission; $20 for students/ seniors/faculty & staff/$16 for children under 13. 914/606-6262.

Sun., Jan. 25

"HOW TO KILL YOUR MOTHER WITHOUT REALLY TRYING." Performing Arts Center, 11 City Pl., White Plains. 7 p.m. When a gay man invites his mother to dinner, she has a near death experience and is too ill to move, so she's stuck on his sofa with the gay man and his lover. This laugh out loud comedy explores relationships, NYC living and much more. $15. 914/328-1600; www.wppac.com.

Thurs., Jan. 29-Apr. 5

"CAMELOT." Westchester Broadway Theatre, 1 Broadway Plaza, Elmsford. Thurs.-Sat. dinner at 6:30; show at 8 p.m.; Sun. evening dinner at 5:30, show at 7 p.m.; Sun. matinee lunch at 12, show at 1:30 p.m.; Thurs. matinee and some Wed. matinees lunch at 11:30 a.m., show at 1 p.m. Lerner and Loewe's timeless masterpiece about one of history's greatest love stories. Dinner and show prices range between $54 and $80 plus tax depending on the performances chosen. Beverage service and gratuities are not included in the ticket price. 914/592-2222; www.BroadwayTheatre.com.

Workshops