Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra presents Dvorak & Bartok and Beethoven's 4th, featuring Chaeyoung Park, winner of 2019 Hilton Head International Piano Competition, 5 p.m. Jan. 12, 8 p.m. Jan. 13, First Presbyterian Church, 540 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. Tickets $30-$60. HHSO.org or 843-842-2055
Jeffrey Gaines, with Alice Wallace, 8 p.m. at The Roasting Room, 1297 May River Road, Bluffton. Tickets $20-$25 at RoastingRoomLounge.com.
Jan. 23-Feb. 2
"The Christians" by Lucas Hnath, Lean Ensemble Theater at Hilton Head Preparatory School's Main Street Theatre, 3000 Main St. Performances 7:30 p.m. Jan. 23-25, Jan. 30-Feb. 1; 2 p.m. Jan. 26, Feb. 2. Tickets $40 adults, $15 students and active military; preview night, Jan. 23, $25. Group rates available. 843-715-6676 or leansensemble.org
Jan. 24-Feb. 2
"Doubt: A Parable," by Coastal Stage Productions at AMVETS, 1831 Ribaut Road in Port Royal. Performances 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets $20-$25. CoastalStage.com or 843-717-2175.
The Levins at Music on Malphrus, 7 p.m. at 110 Malphrus Road, Bluffton. Acoustic folk-pop duo. General admission $20 at door, open at 6 p.m. uulowcountry.org or 843-837-3330
Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra presents Mozart & Saint Saens and Montgomery's Starburst, with guest conductor Kellen Gray, featuring Miriam K. Smith, cello, 5 p.m. Jan. 26, 8 p.m. Jan. 27, First Presbyterian Church, 540 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island. Tickets $30-$60. HHSO.org or 843-842-2055
Neil Simon's "Rumors," mystery and mayhem at Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, 14 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island. Tickets $40 preview, Feb. 4-6; $50 regular run, Feb. 7-23. artshhi.com or 843-842-2787.
"Bringin' Down the House," by Hilton Head Shore Notes a cappella chorus, 7 p.m. at Seahawk Cultural Center, 70 Wilborn Road. Includes guest quartet Glamour. Tickets $20, with portion of proceeds to Junior Jazz Foundation. 843-705-6852 or HiltonHeadShoreNotes.com.
March 26-April 11
Savannah Music Festival, featuring Wynton Marsalis jazz, plus classical, piano, swing, bluegrass, pop, zydeco, Cajun, Latin, blues, etc. Schedule and tickets at savannahmusicfestival.org.
Through Jan. 26
"Anything Goes!," member show with no rules, Art League of Hilton Head, 14 Shelter Cove Lane. Opening reception 5-7 p.m. Jan. 8, with People's Choice awards announced. artleaguehhi.org or 843-681-5060
PULSE Art + Technology Festival, Jepson Center, 207 W. York St., Savannah. Interactive art, screenings, discussion, workshops, with STEAM projects by Chatham County students. Two exhibits, "Machines of Futility" and "Second Nature," continue through July 2020. Full schedule at Telfair.org.
Through Jan. 26
"Summon the Sea! Contemporary Artists and Moby Dick," Jepson Center, featuring 52-foot fabric whale. 207 W. York St., Savannah. Gallery hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday-Monday. 912-790-8800 or Telfair.org
Through Feb. 1
"It's Hip to be Square," exhibit at Society of Bluffton Artists, 6 Church St., Bluffton. Features works from more than 50 local high school students, as well as members, in square format. Opening reception 5-7 p.m. Jan. 10. Sobagallery.com or 843-757-6586
Through Feb. 21
"Contrasts & Colour," exhibit by Les Bonnes Artistes at Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. Artist reception 5-7 p.m. Jan. 15. Gallery hours 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. 843-689-6767 or CoastalDiscovery.org
"The Stone Necklace Meets the Stone Master," interactive arts collaboration, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Includes writing workshop with author Carla Damron, stone polishing workshop with Logan Leggs Edelman and lunch discussion. Bo Art, 19 Dunnagans Alley, Hilton Head Island. Tickets available for separate or all events. 843-256-8248 or boarthhi.com
New Orleans Style Jazz Brunch, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Jazz Corner, Village at Wexford. Benefit for Backpack Buddies of Hilton Head, $60 includes brunch, music, bottomless mimosas. Reservations required, backpackbuddieshh.org/jazz-brunch.
Cigar Box Guitar Workshop with Andrew England of Buddahs Box Guitars, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Bo Art, 19 Dunnagans Alley, Hilton Head Island. $200, includes lunch. 843-842-5299 or boarthhi.com
Rose Hill Author Series presents Dana Ridenour, former FBI agent and author of "Below the Radar," noon at Oak Terrace at Rose Hill, 4 Clubhouse Drive, Bluffton. Tickets $25, includes lunch. Register by Jan. 17. patconroyliterarycenter.org or 843-379-7025
"March Forth," day of learning by Pat Conroy Literary Center, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Frissell Community House at Penn Center, St. Helena Island. Authors, performances, nature walk, discussions. All day admission, $22, lunch additional. Reservations open now: marchforth2020.bpt.me.