The ladies get their due
PALMETTO MASTERSINGERS: 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College, 7300 College St., Irmo. The concert will feature “A Tribute to Women” in memorable pop standards and choral selections. The Dick Goodwin Big Band will accompany the Mastersingers and perform several instrumentals. Tickets are $20 at the door or online at http://palmettomastersingers.org
May Day music
FIVE AFTER FIVE CONCERT SERIES: Atlas Road Crew will perform from 6:30-10 p.m. Thursday at the Five Points fountain, Saluda Avenue and Harden Street. Free and open to all ages. Family-friendly activities such as bubbles and sidewalk chalk will be available for kids. http://fivepointscolumbia.com
Looking for a hero?
“SHREK THE MUSICAL”: Through May 24 at Town Theatre, 1012 Sumter St. Broadway musical adaptation of the 2001 hit movie. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and May 8-10, 14-17, 21-24; 3 p.m. May 4 and 18. Tickets are $25; age 65 and older, active duty military and full-time college students, $20; age 17 and younger, $15. Sponsored by South Carolina BLUE and Lexington Medical Center. (803) 799-2510; http://towntheatre.com/shrek.html