Wed.-Thu. Nov. 4-5 | The self-anointed World Champion — hat-wearing wiseass Frank Rossitano on NBC's 30 Rock and author of How to Beat Up Anybody: An Instructional and Inspirational Karate Book — performs two local shows on the heels of his latest book, If the Raindrops United, a collection of silly and absurd black-and-white illustrations. At 9:30 p.m. Wednesday at Tulane University's McAlister Auditorium and 8 p.m. Thursday at The New Movement.
The Addams Family
Fri.-Sun. Nov. 6-22 | In the musical version of the popular 1960s TV sitcom, Wednesday Addams falls in love with a normal boy, which horrifies her parents, Gomez and Morticia, and the rest of the oddball family. At 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. and 2 p.m. Sun. at Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts.
Fri.-Sun. Nov. 6-15 | Irma Thomas stars in a biopic musical chronicling her life and career and including her hits "Ruler of My Heart," "It's Raining," "(You Can Have My Husband) But Please Don't Mess With My Man" and many others. At 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. and 3 p.m. Sun. at Anthony Bean Community Theater.