The blues legend in concert, Thursday, Oct. 3, 8 p.m. $39.50. NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury. (800) 745-3000 or www.livenation.com.
Three Shining Lives
Melanie Marnich’s riveting drama inspired by the true story of the women who worked at Illinois’ Radium Dial Company in the 1920s, presented by Adelphi University’s Dept. of Theatre, Thursday and Friday, Oct. 3-4, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, Oct. 5, 2 and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 6, 2 p.m. $20. Adelphi University Performing Arts Center, 1 South Ave., Garden City. 877-4000 or www.aupac.adelphi.edu.
Twelve Angry Men
The award-winning classic drama about a jury deliberation, Thursday and Friday, Oct. 3-4, 8 p.m.; Saturday, Oct. 5, 3 and 8 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 6, 2 p.m. $55. John W. Engeman Theater, 250 Main St., Northport. (631) 261-2900 or www.engemantheater.com.
Any Friend of Percy D’Angelino is a Friend of Mine
The Mafia comedy, which begins with a mysterious stranger arriving at Long Island estate owned by a mob boss, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 4-5, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 6, 3 p.m. $20 Friday and Sunday, $25 Saturday. Arena Players, Vanderbilt Museum Carriage House Theater, Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum, 180 Little Neck Rd., Centerport. 293-0674 or www.arenaplayers.org.
Church of the Diminishing Marginal Returns
Long Island premiere of a comedy about a financially troubled entrepreneur who starts a church as a way out of his difficulties, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 4-5, 8 p.m. $20, $18 seniors, $18 students, $15 ages 12 and under; $25 at door. Studio Theatre, 141 S. Wellwood Ave., Lindenhurst. (631) 226-8400 or www.broadhollow.org.
Fiddler on the Roof
The beloved musical about the poor milkman raising his daughter in the village of Anatevka, Friday and Saturday Oct. 4-5, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 6, 2:30 p.m. $20, $18 seniors and students, $14 youth. All tickets $25 day of show. BroadHollow Theatre, BayWay Arts Center, 265 E. Main St., East Islip. (631) 581-2700 or www.broadhollow.org.
Making God Laugh
Modern comedy about empty nesters and their children over various family holidays spanning three decades, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 4-5, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 6, 2:30 p.m.; Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2 and 8 p.m. $23, $21 seniors, $18 students, $14 youth 12 and under, $25 at door. BroadHollow Theatre, 700 Hempstead Tpke., Elmont. (631) 581-2700 or www.broadhollow.org.
The latest installment of the Nunsense musical comedy franchise, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 4-5, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 6, 3 p.m. $20, $17 students and seniors Friday and Sunday. Merrick Theatre & Center for the Arts, 2222 Hewlett Ave., Merrick.
The jazz singer-pianist in concert, Saturday, Oct. 5, 8:30 p.m. With Aram Bajakian (guitar), Dennis Crouch (bass), Stuart Duncan (fiddle/guitars), Karriem Riggins (drums) andPatrick Warren (keyboards). $250, $125, $80 and $50. Tilles Center for the Performing Arts, LIU Post, Rte. 25A, Brookville. (800) 745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com or www.tillescenter.org.
The iconic singer who defined the music of the ‘60s in concert, with Bill Medley, Saturday, Oct. 5, 7 p.m. $29.50 and $49.50. NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury. (800) 745-3000 or www.livenation.com.
A tribute to Buddy Holly and other musical acts of the era, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2 p.m. Tickets required. Franklin Square Public Library, 19 Lincoln Rd., Franklin Square. 488-3444.
The innovative singer-songwriter/multi-instrumentalist, of Jethro Tull fame, performs Thick As a Brick and Thick As a Brick 2, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 8 p.m. $89.50, $69.50 and $49.50. NYCB Theatre at Westbury, 960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury. (800) 745-3000 or www.livenation.com.
Music & Medicine
Pianist Dr. Richard Kogan, a prominent psychiatrist, examines the healing power of music, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 7 p.m. The lecture-concert includes performances of Gershwin classics. $10. Madison Theatre, Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre. 323-4444 or www.madisontheatreny.org.