Pizza Peel Midwood, 1600 Central Ave.; Pizza Peel Cotswold, 4422 Colwick Road
Tuesday, 6 p.m.: Come have your clean-shaven face photographed, and prepare to grow a beard for the month of November. Voting takes place Nov. 24-30, and categories include, “Best Beard,” “The Oh Man, You Got Old” Grayest Beard, and more. Registration $20, supports Beards BeCause. More information at http://on.fb.me/1Rp2X6v.
Hornets vs. Chicago Bulls
Time Warner Cable Arena, 333 E. Trade St.
Tuesday, 7 p.m.: See if the 0-3 Hornets can get their first regular-season victory when they play the Bulls. Tickets $20.50 - $334, www.ticketmaster.com.
Robinson Hall for the Performing Arts at UNC Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd.
Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.: The classic Shakespeare production is presented in a rarely performed Q1 (1603) version of the play. Continues through Nov. 14. Tickets $18, $12 UNC Charlotte faculty, staff and alumni, $10 seniors, $8 students. arts.uncc.edu/events/hamlet
Jim Jeffries – The Freedumb Tour
Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St.
Thursday, 8 p.m.: The comedian makes a stop in Charlotte. Tickets $39.50, blumenthalarts.org.
The Fillmore, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd.
Friday, 8 p.m.: The singer-songwriter plays a solo show without the Nocturnals. Tickets $25, livenation.com.