This month’s five essential dates
A lively combination of aerobatics, dance, and theater, all set within the confines of an Art Deco hotel and its visitors, Cirque Eloize: Hotel is a unique theatrical experience. Presented by Cape Fear Stage. Tickets: $29-$54. wilsoncentertickets.com.
Jamaican reggae legends Toots and the Maytals bring their ska and rocksteady sounds to Greenfield Lake Amphitheater. Tickets: $32-$175. greenfieldlakeamphitheater.com.
Riverdance celebrates its 25th anniversary with a ground-breaking show — new staging and costumes by the original producers and new soundtrack by Grammy Award-winning composer Bill Whelan. Tickets: $41-$85. wilsoncentertickets.com
Local bluegrass aficionados and musicians gather for the 4th Annual Bluegrass Bash, an indoor/outdoor evening of performances, local beer and food at Thalian Hall. Tickets: $15-$50. thalianhall.org.
“The Hands of Liberace,” an evening with celebrated pianist Philip Fortenberry—who performed in HBO’s Liberace bio, Behind the Candelabra—comes to Thalian Hall. Tickets: $15-$42. thalianhall.org.