8:30 pm: Jazz
What better place to hear the music of “Ain’t Misbehavin’,” a collection of tunes from outrageous composer, lyricist and stride pianist Fats Waller, than in an intimate jazz club? This small stage production includes Vivian Jett, Florence LaRue of the Fifth Dimension and others.
* “Ain’t Misbehavin’,” Catalina Bar & Grill, 1640 N. Cahuenga Blvd., Hollywood. Sundays-Thursdays, $15; Fridays-Saturdays, $18. Ends July 26. (323) 466-2210.
9 pm: Theater
Adapted from the 15th century morality play “Everyman,” Cornerstone Theater’s site-specific “Everyman in the Mall” takes the audience around the mall, with action occurring on escalators, elevators, service corridors and center court. The production opens at Santa Monica Place and travels to Fashion Square in Sherman Oaks and Crenshaw Plaza.
* “Everyman in the Mall,” Cornerstone Theater, Santa Monica Place, 4th and Broadway, Santa Monica. Tonight-Saturday, 9 p.m.; Sunday, 7 p.m. Fashion Square, 14006 Riverside Drive, Sherman Oaks. July 30-Aug. 1, 9 p.m.; Aug. 2, 7 p.m. Crenshaw Plaza, 3650 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Baldwin Hills, Aug. 6-8, 9 p.m.; Aug. 9, 8 p.m. $15, except Thursdays, pay what you can. (310) 449-1700.
8 pm: Theater
Chay Yew directs “Big Hunk O’ Burnin’ Love,” a screwball comedy by Prince Gomolvilas about a Thai American man who must marry by his 30th birthday to avoid a family curse.
* “Big Hunk O’ Burnin’ Love,” East West Players, David Henry Hwang Theatre, Union Center for the Arts, Little Tokyo, 120 N. Judge John Aiso St. Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Saturdays-Sundays, 2 p.m., except no matinee this Saturday. Ends Aug. 2. $22-$27. (800) 233-3123.