Jim Gaffigan brings laughs
Comic Jim Gaffigan will bring his White Bread Tour to Star Plaza Theatre, Interstate 65 and U.S. 30 in Merrillville, today. Show time is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $65, $55 and $45. Visit starplazatheatre.com.
Musical 'Hair' shines at GSU
Governors State University will present its 2013 Southland Theatre Ensemble production of "Hair" on Saturday and Sunday at GSU's Center for Performing Arts at Governors State University, 1 University Parkway, University Park. Tickets are $25. For tickets and information, call (708) 235-2222.
Still time for 'Spelling Bee'
Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster, will present "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" through Aug. 18. Chicago area actor/director David Perkovich directs the humorous production revolving around a spelling championship. For more information, visit TheatreAtTheCenter.com or call (219) 836-3255.
Lollapalooza opens Friday
Music festival Lollapalooza will be held Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Chicago's Grant Park. Among artists scheduled to perform this year are The Cure, Mumford and Sons, Nine Inch Nails, The Killers, New Order and Queens of the Stone Age. Visit lollapalooza.com for more information.