Skies and ships at Kittredge
Bill Colby’s celestial woodcuts complement Mary Iverson’s down-to-earth abstracts of shipping containers at Kittredge Gallery. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, noon-5 p.m. Saturdays through Feb. 27. Free. Kittredge Hall, University of Puget Sound, North 15th and North Lawrence Streets, Tacoma. 253-879-2806, www.ups.edu/kittredge.xml
Northwest artists in TAM Biennial
See a roundup of contemporary local art in Tacoma Art Museum’s 9th Northwest Biennial. Opens 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 31, then noon-5 pm. Sundays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. third Thursdays. $7.50 adult/$6.50 student, military, senior/free for five and under and on third Thursdays. 1701 Pacific Ave, Tacoma. 253-272-4258, www.tacomaartmuseum.org
See and hear Charlie Chaplin with Northwest Sinfonietta
The Sinfonietta will play Chaplin’s original score live to two of his silent films, along with a Copland symphony. 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31. $45, $35, $28/senior, student, military $38, $30, $21/ticket plus prix fixe dinner at Sea Grill $55. Rialto Theater, 310 S. 9th St., Tacoma. 253-591-5894, www.orchestraexperience.com
D.A.S.H. does "The Wiz"
See a jivin’, singin’ and groovin’ production of musical "The Wiz," based on "The Wizard of Oz," by Hilltop’s D.A.S.H. Center for the Arts. 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Jan. 31 and Feb. 1. $8-$12 advance/$10-$15 general. Mt. Tahoma High School, 4634 S. 74th St., Tacoma. 253-572-3724, www.thedashcenter.org, www.brownpapertickets.com