8 p.m. (also 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 1:30 and 7 p.m. Sunday, and other performances through March 31). Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd. $55-$175. 704-372-1000.
Elphaba and Glinda, college roommates who become the pariah and popular witch in Oz, learn the hard knocks of life in the touring musical, in Charlotte for the third time in five years.
8 p.m. Halton Theatre, 1206 Elizabeth Ave. $25-$45. tix.cpcc.edu.
Charlotte Concerts presents the Grammy-nominated piano trio in works by Beethoven, Piazzola, Gershwin and Brahms.
8 p.m. (also 8 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday), Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte, 650 E. Stonewall St., $10-$15-$20), mckineticworks.org.
Five short works by Charlotte choreographers, in collaboration with other art forms and technology, under the aegis of Martha Connerton/Kinetic Works.