The McMaster Gallery in the USC Art Department presents Seagrove: Traditions in Clay Thursday through Oct. 4 at 1615 Senate St. This exhibition features ceramics from 11 potters from the Seagrove pottery community of North Carolina. Hours are 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday; closed weekends and school holidays. Details: Mana Hewitt at (803) 777-7480 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Musical mystery theatre
The Fine Arts Center of Forest Acres presents “The Altos: Like the Sopranos, Only Lower!” beginning Friday at 6:45 p.m. at 3400 Forest Drive, Suite 2038 (above Barnes & Noble). Written by David Landau, this interactive musical mystery is a spoof on the famous HBO series. Future shows are 6:45 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, Aug. 31 and Sept. 6, and 4:45 p.m. Sept. 1 and 8. Tickets can be purchased online at www.brownpapertickets.com. Prices are $27 for students, seniors and military, and $30 general admission. (803) 728-1678
Jubilee: Festival of Heritage
On Saturday, join others at the Mann-Simons historic site at 1403 Richland St. for fun, food and entertainment. The festival is 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Take tours of the historic site and learn about the family who lived on the property for more than 140 years. Details: historiccolumbia.org