'War of the Worlds' broadcast
In honor of the 75th anniversary of Orson Welles' "War of the Worlds," the Clay Center will broadcast an audio recording of it from 10:45 to midnight tonight in the ElectricSky Theater. Doors open at 10:30 p.m. for a pre-show star talk and discussion of science, science fiction and the impact they can have when combined with mass media.
Admission is $2. Call 304-561-3570 or visit www.theclaycenter.org.
W.Va. Music Hall of Fame
The Charleston Convention & Visitors Bureau is giving away a prize package for the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Nov. 16. It includes two VIP tickets to the ceremony and to a VIP artists' reception the night before as well as a two-night stay at the Charleston Marriott and dinner for two.
Enter at www.charlestonwv.com by Friday. One entry per person. Winner will be drawn Monday.
Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. concert
Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. will kick off his holiday tour with an 8 p.m. Friday performance at Stonewall Resort in Lewis County. The concert will preview a few songs from his "Christmas Made For Two" album (which comes out Tuesday) and also include Motown, R&B and Rat Pack classics.
On Saturday, he will sign copies of "Christmas Made For Two" and his book, "From Washing Cars to Hollywood Star," from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the resort and 5 to 7 p.m. at Adams Hallmark in the Dudley Farms Plaza at Southridge. He will also sign after his concert Friday.
Tickets for the concert are $35. Call 304-391-5000 or visit www.wvga.org.
'Rocky Horror' screening
The Princeton Renaissance Project and Princeton Public Library will screen "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" at midnight Friday at the Royal/Lavon Theater, 853 Mercer St.
Admission is free, but any donations will benefit the Princeton Renaissance Project for the theater's renovation. Audience participation kits will be sold for $5.
No one under 18 will be admitted unless accompanied by an adult. Call 304-320-8833 or visit www.princetonrenaissanceproject.org.