Stage & Dance

Six things to do in Lexington this weekend

Comedian Etta May headlines at Comedy Off Broadway.
Comedian Etta May headlines at Comedy Off Broadway.

Fall Iron Pour

The University Kentucky School for Art and Visual Studies hosts its annual demonstration of the metal-casting process from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the UK Metal Arts Building.

Visitors can purchase a scratch block and leave with their own piece of art. Iron Pour molds start at $40; proceeds benefit the SCRAP Student Sculpture Club. Bit.ly/2z4z1KZ.

The Bluegrass Opera: ‘Daisy’s Duffel Bag’

The Blue Grass Opera opens its season with the premiere of the one-act musical by Lorne Dechtenberg. The family-friendly story follows 16-year-old Carly as she discovers her friend’s mysterious past.

Show times are 7:30 p.m. Friday; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center, 141 East Main Street. Tickets are $10 to $15. Bluegrassopera.org.

Guns N’ Roses

The band stops in Louisville at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the KFC Yum Center. Kfcyumcenter.com. Tickets are $60.50 to $219.

Carnegie Classics: ‘Adventures with Alice’

Follow Alice down the rabbit hole for an evening of live music, a fantastic tea party and an open bar. It’s from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning, 251 West Second Street. Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. For ages 18 and older. Carnegiecenterlex.org.

Etta May

The queen of southern sass headlines at Comedy Off Broadway at the Mall at Lexington Green. Show times are 7:15 and 9:45 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $19 to $22. 859-271-5653. Comedyoffbroadway.com.

Bluegrass Youth Ballet: ‘Dia de los Muertos’

Estelita’s family in Mexico prepares to celebrate el Dia de los Muertos when a sudden death shows them to celebrate life. Performances are 7 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday at the Lexington Opera House, 401 West Short Street. Tickets are $17-$20. Lexingtonoperahouse.com.

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