Quick picks for March 8, 2018

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Wednesday, March 07, 2018

What: Prince Pippin the Hunchback is the first born son of King Charlemagne. His dad’s a bore, his step-mom is “Lady Macbeth in a mini skirt” and his brother Lewis is annoying. Pippin is looking for his purpose. The show contains adult content.

When: Friday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Where: Derryfield High School,  2108 River Road, Manchester

Tickets: $15

“One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”

What: Under the control of Nurse Ratched in a mental health ward, Randle McMurphy looks to make the best of a short sentence at the facility instead of work farm. What he discovers is his plans for fun with other ward patients curtailed by Nurse until he loses all freedom, including free will. Don’t miss this Pittsfield Players production.

When: Friday, Saturday and March 16 and 17 at 7:30 p.m.

Where: Scenic Theatre, 6 Depot St., Pittsfield

Tickets: $15

The Softer Side of Celtic: A Musical Performance

What: Jeff Snow, a storyteller and multi-instrumentalist, will lead an evening of classic Celtic music. Snow learned to love the historic music of Scotland, England and Ireland as a child.

When: Thursday at 6 p.m.

Where: Gilmanton Year-Round Library, 1385 Route 140