7:30 p.m. Thursday
Mahalia Jackson Theater, 801 N. Rampart St., 287-0351; www.npr.org/waitwait
NPR's popular weekly quiz show about current events records an episode in New Orleans this week. Host/quizmaster Peter Sagal (pictured) and judge/scorekeeper Carl Kassel are joined by celebrity panelists Roy Blount Jr., Amy Dickinson and Mo Rocca. Tickets: $ 52.40-$79.10 (including fees).