Entertainment

Your guide to Friday’s entertainment in Charlotte

John Mark McMillan of Charlotte performing at The Visulite Theatre.
John Mark McMillan of Charlotte performing at The Visulite Theatre. Observer file

Music

John Mark McMillan

7 p.m. Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St. $10. www.blumenthalarts.org.

The Charlotte Christian music singer-songwriter sings old songs and new ones (including selections from his 2014 “Borderland” CD) as he creates a live record and concert video, with help from special guests.

Comedy

Iliza Shlesinger

8 and 10:15 p.m. (also 7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday). The Comedy Zone, 900 NC Music Factory Blvd. www.cltcomedyzone.com.

In 2008, the Dallas native became the first female (and the youngest-ever) winner of NBC’s “Last Comic Standing.” In addition to standup, she is the host of the “Truth and Iliza” podcast: www.truthandiliza.com.

Theater

‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

8 p.m. (also Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday). Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Road. $27. www.theatrecharlotte.org.

Final weekend of performances for Theatre Charlotte’s revival of the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice rock opera, which dramatizes and reimagines the Gospels’ accounts of the last week of Jesus’ life.

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