‘Romeo and Juliet’
The Lexington Ballet brings Shakespeare’s tragic love story to the stage with sword fights and passion. Performances are at 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday at the Lexington Opera House, 401 West Short Street. Tickets are $20.75 to $40.75. 859-233-3535. Lexingtonoperahouse.com.
Kentucky Sport, Boat and Recreation Show
Check out the latest gear in boats, RVs and outdoor sports at Heritage Hall and Rupp Arena, 430 West Vine Street. Hours are from 2 to 9 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $12, $5 for ages 3 to 13. Lexingtonboatshow.com.
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‘Learning to Drive’
The One World Film Festival continues with a free screening of the 2015 film at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Kentucky Theatre, 214 East Main Street. Patricia Clarkson and Academy Award-winner Ben Kingsley star as two New Yorkers who form an unlikely friendship during driving lessons. Lexfilm.org.
Lexington Film League Showcase
A free evening of film and video works by artist Scott Stark will be featured from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at 21c Museum Hotel, 167 West Main Street. Among the works will be the 2013 experimental melodrama “The Realist,” peopled with department store mannequins. A Q&A with the artist will follow the screening. Lexingtonfilmleague.org.
Russian String Orchestra
The Chamber Music Society of Central Kentucky presents the orchestra, under founding director Misha Rachlevsky, at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Singletary Center for the Arts, 405 Rose Street. Tickets are $22 for adults, $6.50 for students. 859-257-4929. Finearts.uky.edu/singletary-center.
Violin and piano concert
Violinist Miroslav Hristov and pianist Chih-Long Hu will present a free concert of works by Back, Prokofiev, Dvorak and more at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in the Singletary Center for the Arts recital hall, 405 Rose St. Both award-winning and critically acclaimed musicians are on the faculty at the University of Tennessee School of Music.
Harriett Hendren: 859-231-3175.