Through April 2
The Garland Civic Theatre will present Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird at the Granville Arts Center, 300 North Fifth St., in downtown Dallas. Thursday performances are slated for March 10 and March 17 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 for all shows except the March 10 show ($15). Friday and Saturday evening shows start at 8 p.m. and matinees at 2:30 p.m. Call the Arts Center Box at 972-205-2790 for tickets.
Through April 2
The Oak Cliff Cultural Center gallery, 223 W. Jefferson Blvd. in Dallas, will host the 2011 Dia de los Niños art exhibition. The two-week exhibition will feature multi-media art work created by students from four Dallas ISD and Oak Cliff elementary schools.
March 25-April 23
The African Company presents Richard III at the Jubilee Theatre, 500 Main St. in Fort Worth. Tickets start at $10. Call 817-338-4411 or visit www.jubileetheatre.org
March 25-April 3
The McKinney Performing Arts Center will present the classic Arthur Miller play, The Crucible, as part of Read Across McKinney program. Call 214-544-4630 for reservations or visit www.mckinneyperformingartscenter.org to purchase tickets online.
March 25-March 27
Actor and comedian Bill Bellamy to bring humor to the Addison Improv, 4980 Beltline Road #250 in Dallas. Tickets cost $25. www.improv.com
Salt-n-Pepa’s Legends of Hip Hop Tour at the Dallas Convention Center, 650 Griffin St. in Dallas, at 8 p.m. Scheduled to appear are Kool Moe Dee, Biz Markie, MC Lyte and Doug E. Fresh. www.ticketmaster.com.
The Perry Museum, 1509 N. Perry Road in Carrollton, will host a kite exhibit. cityofcarrollton.com/museum
March 25-April 10
The Young Adult Rated Drama (YARD) of the Dallas Children’s Theatre presents the stage adaption of the award-winning novel Tuck Everlasting the Rosewood Center for Family Arts, 5938 Skillman in Dallas. www.dct.org
The Plano Children’s and McKinney Youth theatres will hold a special performance by the Motley Players at the Plano Children’s Theatre black box theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $7 in advance and $9 at the door. www.planochildrenstheatre.org
Read Across McKinney wraps up with the lecture The Salem Witchcraft Trials: Their Place in American Past at 7 p.m. at the Collin College Central Park Campus Conference Center, 2200 . The event is free and open to the public.
March 30-April 3
Disney on Ice presents Disney/Pixar Toy Story 3 at American Airline Center at 7:30 p.m. on March 30, 10:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. March 31, April 2 at 11:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. (Spanish performance) and April 3 at 1:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
April 1-April 2
So So Def recording artist Dondria will perform Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. at the Clarence Muse Café Theatre in the Dallas Convention Center, corner of Canton and Akard streets in Dallas. Admission $15. www.tbaal.org
Janet Jackson will perform her No. 1 hits at the Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie. Tickets start at $49. www.verizontheatre.com
George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic are coming to South Side Music Hall, 1135 S. Lamar in Dallas, at 7:30 p.m.
April 8-April 10
The African American Museum at Fair Park, 3536 Grand Ave., will host the annual Southwest Black Art Show at 11 a.m. The exhibit is free and will feature 60 nationally renowned artists.
Lil Wayne brings his I’m Still Music Tour 2011 to American Airlines Center at 7 p.m. Weezy will be joined by Nicki Minaj, Rick Ross, Travis Barker and Mixmaster Mike. (214) 373-8000
Charlie Wilson and Babyface will perform at the Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie. Tickets start at $39.50. www.verizontheatre.com