by Robert Bell
Travis Ledoyt, billed as "The World's Best Young Elvis," makes a welcome return to Murry's Dinner Playhouse, where he's wowed audiences for the last couple of years now, Friday-Sunday, 6:30 p.m., $15-$33.
If you prefer getting your fix of The Bard in an extremely condensed form, don't miss "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)," in which three actors attempt to play every role in every Shakespearean play written, Lantern Theatre, Conway, Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m., $12.
The Weekend Theater's "Raft of the Medusa" continues this weekend, exploring how the AIDS epidemic affects a diverse group of people, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, $12-$16.
North Carolina alt-country specialists American Aquarium play an 18-and-older show at Stickyz, 9 p.m., $8.
PopUp Main Street includes food trucks, live music, local vendors and artists and more (details here).
The UALR Trojans men's basketball team opens its season against UT Martin, Jack Stephens Center, 7 p.m., $5-$38.