Free Indie Rock
Local indie rock bands Strange Birds, Tapioca & The Flea and Skee & The Motion Detectors perform at La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa. The free show starts at 10 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.myspace.com/lacave.
Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach, hosts its weekly Torah Study from 9 to 10:30 a.m., followed by the Saturday Shabbat Service at 10:40 a.m. Guests are welcome and childcare is available. For more information, call (949) 644-1999 or visit http://www.tby.org.
Lemon Drop Dance Club
Newport Beach-based Lemon Drop Club, which hosts singles parties in Orange County geared for adults around the age of 40 and older, will have its next singles party from 7 to midnight at the Wyndham Hotel, 3350 Avenue of the Arts, Costa Mesa. A free dance lesson will be offered from 7 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $10 and parking is free. No membership is required. For
more information, call (949) 378-6600 or visit http://www.lemondropclub.com.
Danny Maika Trio
The Danny Maika Trio performs 1970s and '80s cover songs at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive. The show is free. For more information, call (949) 640-4110.
Kenny Hale performs at 8:30 p.m. at Skosh Monahan's, 2000 Newport Blvd., Costa Mesa. The show is free and dinner is served all night. For more information, call (949) 548-0099.
Andrew Ross Sorkin
New York Times reporter Andrew Ross Sorkin, author of "Too Big to Fail: How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System — and Themselves," will speak from 11 a.m. to noon at the Newport Beach Central Library, 1000 Avocado Ave. The event is part of the 14th annual Martin W. Distinguished Speakers Lecture series and is available for free to area high school students and teachers only. For more information, call (949) 548-2411 or visit http://www.nbplfoundation.org.
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
'Performance in Which
Hopefully Nothing Happens'
Samueli Theater at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts presents the humorous play "Performance in Which Hopefully Nothing Happens." Showtimes are 1 p.m. and tickets are $20. For more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
Relay For Life
The American Cancer Society Relay for Life starts at 9 a.m. at Newport Harbor High School, 600 Irvine Ave., Newport Beach. To register, visit Relayforlife.org/newportbeachca.
Mariners Christian School students will perform "Cinderella" for the school's annual spring musical. Tickets are $10 and the performance is at 2 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.marinerschristianschool.org.
'Little Shop of Horrors'
The Estancia High School Drama Department presents "Little Shop of Horrors" at the school's Barbara Van Holt Theatre, 2323 Placentia Ave., Costa Mesa. Showtimes are at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $10 for students and $12 for general admission. For more information, call (949) 515-6537.
One-Act Play Festival
The annual Spring One-Act Play Festival will showcase the work of the Repertory Theatre Company's students in the Drama Lab Studio Theatre on the Orange Coast College campus, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. For showtimes and ticket information, visit http://www.occtickets.com or call (714) 432-5880.
Women's Bible Study
Presbyterian Church of the Covenant hosts its Community Bible Study in English for women from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the church's Fireside Room, 2850 Fairview
Road, Costa Mesa. Contact Jeri Frazee at (714) 962-1682 or Cindy Zekaria at (714) 869-4092 for more information.
AAUW Membership Mixer
The American Assn. of University Women, Newport-Mesa-Irvine Branch, is having its annual membership mixer from 2 to 4 p.m. For more information, call (949) 223-8523 or e-mail email@example.com.
OCC Wind Ensemble
The Orange Coast College Wind Ensemble performs at 3 p.m. in the Robert B. Moore Theatre, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. Led by music professor Dana Wheaton, the concert is titled "Music of Latin America Tres." Tickets are $5 in advance or $7 at the door. For more information, visit http://www.occtickets.com or call (714) 432-5880, ext 1.
David Kinwald pays tribute to Frank Sinatra at La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa. The free show is from 6 to 9 p.m.. For more information, call (949) 656-7944
TeWinkle Drama Club
TeWinkle Intermediate School's Drama Club presents "Sherlock Holmes at the Celebrity Capers" at 7 p.m. in Bosewell Hall. Tickets for the one-night-only show are $5; they're available at the school's accounting window, 3224 California St., Costa Mesa. For more info, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.