Saturday

02/27/2014 12:00 AM

02/26/2014 5:29 PM

Visual Art

‘Allure of Flowers’

11 a.m.-6 p.m. (also 1-5 p.m. Sunday). Mint Museum Uptown, 500 S. Tryon St. $10 ($8 for students and seniors, $5 for 5-17, free for 4 and younger). 704-337-2000.

Opening day for the exhibition (subtitled “Botanical Motifs in Craft, Design & Fashion”) that presents works from the mid-19th century to today that illustrate the evolution of floral ornament in modern and contemporary applied art.

Movie

‘Ship of Theseus’

4 p.m. Rowe Arts Building, UNC Charlotte campus. $10. www.creativeyatra.com.

Writer-director Anand Gandhi will appear to discuss his drama, which explores questions of identity, justice, beauty and death through a photographer, an ailing monk and a young stockbroker.

Comedy

Top Shelf Comedy Tour

8 p.m. Bojangles’ Coliseum, 2700 E. Independence Blvd. $60.20-$118.70. 800-745-3000.

A packed night of stand-up featuring Bruce Bruce, Arnez J, Gary Owen, Dominique and Earthquake cracking wise about everything from politics to race to relationships.

Theater

‘Too Many Frogs’

11 a.m. and 1 p.m. (also performances through March 9). ImaginOn, 300 E. Seventh St. $14. www.ctcharlotte.org.

Children’s Theatre of Charlotte produces Sandra Fenichel Asher’s show about a shy rabbit and the family of frogs that descends upon him. For ages 3 and older.

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