7 p.m. Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St. $39.50-$69.50. 704-372-1000.
The Emmy Award-winning performer – who shot to stardom on TV’s “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” and has appeared on NBC’s “30 Rock” and CBS’ “How I Met Your Mother” – shows off his improv, musical and impersonation skills.
‘101 Inventions That Changed the World’
Noon-5 p.m. Discovery Place, 301 N. Tryon St. $20; $18 for ages 2-13 and 60-plus (free for kids younger than 2). www.discoveryplace.org.
The traveling exhibit offers an interactive journey through history to celebrate inventions from the alphabet to the locomotive. You will need to select the date and time of your visit when purchasing your tickets.