"Considered," an art exhibition of environmentally friendly clothes designed by students at the Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles, continues at Hurley's H Space Gallery, 1945 Placentia Ave., Costa Mesa. The gallery is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m..
The Newport Beach Public Library Foundation presents the last in its Fall 2011 Library Live series of talks. Dr. Stephanie McClellan will talk about how to manage stress. The event is from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Newport Beach Central Library, 1000 Avocado Ave. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and seating will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
TILL NOV. 20
'The Trip To Bountiful'
The Costa Mesa Playhouse, 661 Hamilton St., Costa Mesa, presents "Earthlings Beware!" A preview is at 8 p.m. Friday, followed by a gala opening at 8 p.m. Saturday. Shows will be performed at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. For more information, call (949) 650-5269 or go to http://www.costamesaplayhouse.org.
Crown Cove MBK Senior Living, 3901 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, will have a happy hour from 5 to 7 p.m., featuring live music, tacos and margaritas. For information, call (949) 760-2800.
The Chabad Jewish Center of Newport Beach will screen the documentary film "Killing Kasztner," directed by Gaylen Ross, who will appear for a presentation and Q & A after the 7 p.m. screening. Tickets cost $20 at the door and $15 in advance. For more information, go to JewishNewport.com or call (949) 721-9800.
'Out of Time'
Dancer Colin Dunne, formerly with "Riverdance," will stage the West Coast premiere of his one-man show, "Out of Time," at 8 p.m. at the Irvine Barclay Theater, 4242 Campus Drive, Irvine. For ticket information, go to http://www.thebarclay.org.
Iron Chef Contender
Michael Chiarello, a contender on the Food Network's "Next Iron Chef: Super Chefs," appears from 4 to 7 p.m. at NapaStyle at South Coast Plaza. Chiarello will discuss the series and sign his Bottega cookbook. For more information, call (714) 825-0455 or email email@example.com.
WEDNESDAY TILL NOV. 26
The Environmental Nature Center, 1601 16th St., Newport Beach, hosts "Earth Connections," a weekly workshop Wednesdays in November led by Meghan Lockwood for children ages 10 to 13. Parents are expected to stay with students in class. The workshop is restricted to 15 children. Enrollment fee is $50 per child for the five-week session. For more information, call (949) 645-489, ext. 105, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vox Pop Films presents a screening of and discussion about "Patient 13," a documentary film about the search for a cure to Type 1 diabetes. The event is from 6 to 9 p.m. at Hoag Hospital's Mary & Dick Allen Diabetes Center, Building 150, 520 Superior Ave., Newport Beach. For more information, email RSVP@voxpopfilms.tv.
OCMA Studio Workshop
The Orange County Museum of Art, 850 San Clemente Drive, Newport Beach, presents a painting workshop for beginners to advanced painters, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Artist Deborah Sevett will be the instructor. Bring your own painting supplies (watercolor and acrylic media only). OCMA members pay $20 and non-members pay $25.
Deejay and producer Glenn Morrison performs at Sutra, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa. The 21-and-older show, presented by GIANT Club, also features Kristina Sky and starts at 9 p.m. Cover is free before 10:30 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.sutraoc.com.
THURSDAY TILL SUNDAY
'To Kill a Mockingbird'
The Vanguard University Department of Theatre Arts stages Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird," adapted by Christopher Sergel and directed by Marianne Savell. Shows will be performed at the Lyceum Theater on the Vanguard campus, 55 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. For showtimes and more information, call (714) 668-6145, or go to http://www.vanguardtickets.com.
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
'The Magic School Bus'
The adaptation of Joanna Cole's "The Magic School Bus" comes to the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Samueli Theater. Tickets for the family show start at $20. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.
FRIDAY TILL SUNDAY
The Corona del Mar High School Theatre Arts Department presents its production of "Amadeus" at 7:30 p.m. in the Little Theatre, 2101 Eastbluff, Newport Beach. Tickets cost $10.
From Classical to Jazz
Pianist Sonya Lee and singer Melina Kalomas perform at 5 p.m. at the Balboa Bay Club & Resort, 1221 Coast Hwy., Newport Beach. Tickets are $25, and VIP tickets are available for $75. For more information, call (949) 630-4120.
Mustangs and Cobras
Lyon Air Museum at John Wayne Airport hosts a Mustangs and Cobras car show from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Owners of the vintage vehicles are invited to bring their cars and take part in the museum's weekly Cars & Cockpits event. For more information, call (714) 210-4585.