>>> ON STAGE
“THE OTHER PLACE”: 8 p.m. Friday at the Richard and Debbie Cohn Trustus Side Door Theatre. Sharr White’s psychological thriller begins a four-show season of programming that explores living with challenges. “The Other Place” offers a look at mental decline and the struggle to maintain a sense of identity. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Nov. 1; 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Oct. 23, 30 and 3 p.m. Sunday. There will be a talk-back session following Sunday’s performance. Tickets are $20; students, $15. (803) 254-9732; http://trustus.org
Never miss a local story.
In the hallway
SHAPE SHIFTERS & METAMORPHOSIS: Opening night reception, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the 701 Whaley Hallway Art Gallery, 701 Whaley St. Meet Tennyson Kovach Corley, whose works will be on exhibit until Nov. 1.
>>> IN THE GARDEN
Share what you sow
COLUMBIA GARDEN CLUB FALL PLANT EXCHANGE: Whistle-blow start, 10 a.m. Saturday at the Forest Park Shopping Center, 4711 Forest Drive. Free; bring one, take one. (803) 261-7471
In touch with technology
FREE COMPUTER COURSES: Lexington 1 Adult Education program is offering free courses in Microsoft PowerPoint, Oct. 23; and Computer Basics, Oct. 30. Both sessions meet 6-9 p.m. at the Rosenwald Community Learning Center, 420 Hendrix St. Lexington. Age 18 and older. Call (803) 821-2950 to register. Information at http://lexington1.net/adulted