Contributed Photo from Christian Family Theater / Maxwell Stoll stars in the title role in "The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley," based on the children's book by Jeff Brown. Christian Family Theater will present virtual performances starting Nov. 20.

* Note: Venues will follow local, state and federal health and safety guidelines relating to face masks, social distancing and capacity limits.



THE SIGNAL — 1810 Chestnut St. Shows open to youths under 18 with guardian unless otherwise indicated.

* Nov. 20: Corey Smith acoustic show, 8 p.m. Sold out.

* Nov. 21: Steel Panther on Heavy Metal Rules Tour, 7 and 10:15 p.m. $40-$50.

STRING THEORY @ HOME — Virtual concert of chamber music by Alexander Sitkovetsky (violin) and Wu Quian (piano), performing works by Tchaikovsky, Schnittke and Grieg, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 24. Rebroadcasts at 6 p.m. Dec. 6 on PBS/WTCI-TV; 4 p.m. Dec. 13 on WSMC-FM 90.5.



CHATTANOOGA THEATRE CENTRE — 400 River St. 423-267-8534, "Lobby Hero," 8 p.m. Nov. 20, 2:30 and 8 p.m. Nov. 21, 2:30 p.m. Nov. 22. $15-$25.

CHRISTIAN FAMILY THEATER — Virtual performance of "The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley," Nov. 20-Dec. 18. $15 home viewing; special pricing for classrooms.


Visual arts

ARTS AT ERLANGER — 975 E. Third St. "The Golden Hour," photo exhibit, through Jan. 6. Artist call through Nov. 25 for "All About Color" gallery show.

AVA GALLERY — Association for Visual Arts, 30 Frazier Ave. 423-265-4282, Members Salon Show, through Dec. 22.

IN-TOWN GALLERY — 26A Frazier Ave. 423-267-9214, The 46th Holiday Show, through Nov. 30.

NORTHSIDE GALLERY — Northside Presbyterian Church, 923 Mississippi Ave. 423-266-1766, Pop-up show featuring 17 artists, through Dec. 26.

TOWNSEND ATELIER — 301 E. 11th St. In the Studio series continues with online artist talk and demonstration of collage by Hollie Chastain, 2-4 p.m. Nov. 22 (or watch a recording later). $35.



BOBBY STONE FILM SERIES — Tivoli Theatre, 709 Broad St. $10-$12.

* Nov. 20: "Tenet," 7 p.m.

* Nov. 21: "Inception," 3 p.m.; "Tenet," 7 p.m.

* Nov. 22: "The Dark Knight," 2 p.m.; "Tenet," 6 p.m.


Out & About

CHATTANOOGA STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE — Virtual Chautauqua Lecture Series continues with "Fear the Sharknado: Environmental Insecurity and Scientific Illiteracy in Ecodisaster Films," by Hattie Peterson, 2-3 p.m. Nov. 19. Free, but registration for Zoom link required at

CHATTANOOGA ZOO — 301 N. Holtzclaw Ave.

* Through Nov. 20: Wild About Zoo online auction of zoo experiences and animal-created art. Bidding closes at 7 p.m. Nov. 20 during Beastly Feast.

* Nov. 20: Beastly Feast, fourth annual after-hours event dedicated to animal enrichment, 6-8 p.m. Includes carcass feedings for carnivorous animals, "Mini Beasts" temporary exhibit, cash bars and food carts. $12-$16 nonmembers.

CREATIVE DISCOVERY MUSEUM — 321 Chestnut St. 423-756-2738, Gingerbread workshops Nov. 27-Dec. 20. One house per three people $55 for nonmembers (includes admission). To reserve, call 423-648-4045 or 423-648-6040.

MASTER GARDENERS OF HAMILTON COUNTY — Christmas greenery class taught via Zoom, 10 a.m. Nov. 21. Learn how to make wreaths, swags, table decorations and ornamental bows. Get details and supplies list at registration,

ROCK CITY — 1400 Patten Road, Lookout Mountain, Ga. Enchanted Garden of Lights' 26th season includes gingerbread cookie decorating, dancing trees, thousands of lights, Nov. 20-Jan. 2. Hours: 5-9 p.m. weeknights, 5-10 p.m. weekends and Dec. 21-23 (closed Christmas Eve). $16.95-$26.95 adults, $8.95-$14.95 children 3-12. Tickets available online only.

TENNESSEE AQUARIUM — 1 Broad St. Holidays Under the Peaks, with seasonally themed scavenger hunt and animal enrichment activities, Nov. 20-Dec. 31. Screenings of "The Polar Express 3D" start Nov. 27 at Imax Theater. $34.95 adults, $21.95 (separate charge for Imax movies).

WOMEN REPAIR ZONE — Workshops for women taught by women. Next: Making a Wooden Serving Tray, 6-7:30 p.m. Dec. 1; registration deadline 9 p.m. Nov. 23.

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