The lowdown -- Between the Numbers premieres at the Creative Alliance tomorrow, pairing contemporary dance with original music. Expressed through dance, local choreographers Sonia Synkowski and Stacey Tytler show how life's ups and downs differ among ages and eras.
If you go -- Between the Numbers is at 8 p.m. tomorrow at the Creative Alliance at the Patterson, 3134 Eastern Ave. Tickets are $12-$15. Call 410-276- 1651 or go to missiontix .com.
The lowdown -- William Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing, directed by Vincent M. Lancisi, comes to Everyman Theatre on Wednesday. Regarded as the template for the modern romantic comedy, it tells the story of a prank among friends that evolves into heartbreak and a battle between sexes.
If you go -- Much Ado About Nothing will be performed Wednesday-Dec. 16 at 1727 N. Charles St. Tickets are $18-$35. Call 410-752-2208 or go to every mantheatre.org.
The lowdown -- If you want to define music in the barest terms, you can't go wrong with "organized sound," which is the title of a provocative program Sunday at the Peabody Institute. This all-contemporary event brings together top-notch organist Donald Sutherland and colleagues in such works as Juliet: Five Songs from Shakespeare for soprano, violin, organ.
If you go -- The concert is at 4 p.m. Sunday at Peabody Institute's Griswold Hall, 17 E. Mount Vernon Place. Tickets are $5-$15. Call 410-659-8100, ext. 2.