WWE tickets on sale
WWE Smackdown comes to the Charleston Civic Center May 6 with a show featuring Sheamus, Randy Orton, The Big Show, Cody Rhodes, Hornswoggle and more. A pre-sale runs now through 10 p.m. Friday. Use the code "VIPER." General ticket sales begin at 10 a.m. Saturday. Tickets are $15-$60. Call 800-745-3000 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.
Youth art show
Young @ Art, a youth art competition and silent auction, runs 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Tyler Mountain YMCA in Cross Lanes. Auction items include sports memorabilia, trips and themed baskets. Contact Cindy Cash at 304-776-3323 or tmydayc...@ymcawv.org.
Beginning today, the Guild Builders youth theater program will stage the musical "Kilroy Was Here!" at the Actors Guild of Parkersburg, 724 Market St. Performances are at 8 p.m. today, Friday and March 9 and 2:30 p.m. March 10-11.
The show is a musical comedy set in a Brooklyn U.S.O. Club in 1942. Tickets are $7 for adults and seniors and $5 for students through college. Call 304-485-1300 or visit www.actorsguildonline.org.
The West Virginia Symphony performs Antonin Dvorák's Symphony No. 9 in E minor ("From the New World") and Anton Bruckner's Symphony No. 3 in D minor ("Wagner Symphony") in concerts at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Clay Center.
The concert is preceded by Preludes, a conversation on the evening's music with Maestro Grant Cooper at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 to $62 for adults and $6 to $15 for students. Call 304-561-3570 or visit www.wvsymphony.org.
From 10:30 a.m. to noon Saturday celebrate Dr. Seuss at Taylor Books, 226 Capitol St. There will be free games, activities, a story time and treats inspired by his books. Enter to win a collection of his works. Call 304-342-1461 or visit www.taylorbooks.com.
Doo Wop Cavalcade
The Doo Wop Cavalcade comes to Huntington's Keith Albee Theater at 8 p.m. Saturday. It features The Charlie Thomas Drifters, The Coasters, The Chiffons and Barbara Harris of The Toys. Tickets are $31 and $41 or $100 for VIP seats that include a pre-show artist meet-and-greet. Call 800-745-3000 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.
'9 to 5' auditions
Auditions for Huntington's 5th Avenue Theatre Company's production of "9 to 5 - The Musical" begin at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Jean Carlo Stephenson Auditorium at City Hall. Based on the film, the play has roles for ages 14 and above.