Stage & Dance

Six things to do for a ‘Dyn-o-mite’ weekend

Jimmie Walker performs Friday and Saturday at Pioneer Playhouse in Danville.
Jimmie Walker performs Friday and Saturday at Pioneer Playhouse in Danville. Photo provided

Jimmie Walker

Pioneer Playhouse closes its season with a visit from comedian Jimmie Walker. The star of the 1970s CBS sitcom “Good Times” will perform at 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the playhouse, 840 Stanford Road, Danville. Dinner is at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $32 for dinner and the show, $18 for the show only. Ages 12 and younger: $17 for dinner and the show, $10 for the show only. 859-236 -2747. Pioneerplayhouse.com.

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Kevin Heffernan, left, and Steve Lemme of the Broken Lizard comedy group will headline at Comedy Off Broadway. Photo provided

Steve Lemme and Kevin Heffernan

The members of the Broken Lizard comedy group, creator of the films “Super Troopers” and “Beerfest,” perform at Comedy Off Broadway at 7:15 and 9:45 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $20 and $25. 859-271-5653. Comedyoffbroadway.com.

Versailles Twilight Festival

From 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday, visitors can enjoy food, crafts, children’s activities, shopping and exhibits in downtown Versailles. Facebook.com/woodfordchamber2.

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Windsync is Julian Hernandez, Garrett Hudson, Kara LaMoure, Emily Tsai and Anni Hochhalter. Windsync.org

Chamber Music Festival of Lexington

The 2017 event gets underway this weekend with ensemble-in-residence Windsync performing at the Henry Clay Estate, 120 Sycamore Road, at 6:30 p.m. Thursday; in the Hunt Morgan House, 210 North Broadway, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday; and short performance, art exhibit and auction at 4 p.m. Sunday starting at ArtsPlace, 161 North Mill Street, and continuing to Petit Place, 316 West Second Street at 5 p.m. Visit Chambermusiclex.org for more information. Check out LexGo.com and Sunday’s Herald-Leader for a preview of this year’s artist-in-residence, Lexington native Zach Brock.

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Rugelach, filled with cinnamon, sugar and chopped pecans, will be sold Sunday at the Jewish Food Festival at Temple Adath Israel. Pablo Alcala palcala@herald-leader.com

Jewish Food Festival

Corned beef, challah, blintzes and other Jewish food specialties will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Temple Adath Israel, 124 North Ashland Avenue. Tickets are $20, which gets you 16 samples. Ages 12 and younger may share in a ticket purchased by an adult. Items in the bake shop are sold separately for $3 to $6. Bit.ly/2viZalO.

‘True To Their Nature: The Lives of Sweet Evening Breeze and Henry Faulkner’

Jonathan Coleman, co-founder of the Faulkner-Morgan Archive, will discuss two of Lexington’s gay icons from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Lexington Public Library Farish Theater, 140 East Main Street. Tickets are $14. Proceeds benefit Moveable Feast of Lexington. Feastlex.org/events.

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