‘The Wizard of Oz’
2:30 p.m. (also 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday). Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St. $12-$25. www.carolinatix.org.
Charlotte Youth Ballet version has Loonis McGlohon’s score, Gay Porter’s choreography and guest professionals from National Ballet Theatre of Puerto Rico.
‘Barker Bill’s Wagtime Review’
2 p.m. (also 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday). ImaginOn, 300 E. Seventh St. $14. www.ctcharlotte.org.
Grey Seal Puppets premieres a show about a one-ring circus, which faces hard times in a high-tech world despite its talented dogs and ragtime music.