The Realish Housewives of Charlotte
Booth Playhouse, 130 N. Tryon St.
Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.: A parody of the “Real Housewives of …” series that features current events and people from Charlotte. Runs through Sunday; tickets $19.50 - $44.50. www.blumenthalarts.org
Charlotte Jewish Film Festival: ‘Mr. Kaplan’
Regal Ballantyne Village Stadium Theaters, 14815 Ballantyne Village Way
Wednesday, 7:15 p.m.: A movie about a downtrodden Jewish retiree who attempts to restore his self-worth in this dramedy. Tickets $10. charlottejewishfilm.com
Visulite Theatre, 1615 Elizabeth Ave.
Thursday, 8 p.m.: The band produces pop hits with rock, reggae, R&B and classical soul influences. Band members have roots in Hawaii, Samoa, Fiji and Tonga. Tickets $16/$18, www.visulite.com.
Charlotte Nature Museum, 1658 Sterling Road
Friday, 1 p.m.: Learn about local frog species and wetlands, then join in a national citizen science program to collect data on the calls of nearby frogs and toads. Museum admission $8, www.charlottenaturemuseum.org.
Charlotte Checkers vs. Grand Rapids Griffins
Bojangles’ Coliseum, 270 E. Independence Blvd.
Saturday, 7:30 p.m.: See AHL hockey in action when the Checkers host the Griffins. Also Friday at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $13-$86, www.gocheckers.com.