Jackie Greene performs
Th 4/20. Palms Playhouse, (530) 795-1825, www.palmsplayhouse.com.

Flamenco guitarist Benise performs
W 4/26. Community Center Theater, (916) 264-5181.

Author Sue Monk Kidd will speak as part of the California Lectures series
Th 4/27. Crest Theatre, (916) 737-1300, http://californialectures.org.

The Sacramento Ballet presents Modern Masters
F 4/28-Su 5/7. Sacramento Theatre Company; (916) 552-5800, ext. 101; www.sacballet.org.

The Sacramento Philharmonic Orchestra presents Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel
Sa 4/29. Community Center Theater, (916) 264-5181.

Ballet Folklorico Quetzalli de Veracruz performs
Sa 4/29. Mondavi Center, (866) 754-ARTS, www.mondaviarts.org.

The BellRays will perform their soul-infused punk music
Th 5/4. Blue Lamp, www.thebellrays.com.

Natalie MacMaster performs traditional fiddle tunes
F 5/5. Mondavi Center, (866) 754-ARTS, www.mondaviarts.org.

Author and radio host Garrison Keillor will speak as part of the Sacramento Speakers series
W 5/10. The Memorial Auditorium, (916) 264-5181, www.sacramentospeakers.com.

California Musical Theatre presents Bombay Dreams
W 5/10-Su 5/21. Convention Center, (916) 557-1999, www.californiamusicaltheatre.com.