- Courtesy of Tobin Center
‘Stage Frights: Madness, Monsters, Mayhem,’ September 26-December 31
Drawn from the McNay’s Tobin Collection of Theatre Arts, “Stage Frights” showcases dramatic set and costume designs from productions of works by Shakespeare, Stravinsky and others. $5-$20, 10am-9pm Thu, 10am-4pm Fri, 10am-5pm Sat, noon-5pm Sun, 10am-4pm Tue-Wed, McNay Art Museum, 6000 N New Braunfels, (210) 824-5368, mcnayart.org.
Destination: Kyoto, September 28
Inspired by SAMA’s Asian collection and the art of Kyoto, Japan, this glitzy gala featuring food, sake and dancing supports the museum’s operations. $200 (tables and sponsorships available), 7-11pm Fri, San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W. Jones Ave., (210) 978-8100, samuseum.org.
Nas, September 29
The Grammy-nominated hip-hop artist from New York performs at the Tobin with support from rappers Wale and Nick Grant. $34.50-$54.50, 8pm Fri, Tobin Center for the Performing Arts, 100 Auditorium Circle, (210) 223-8624, tobincenter.org.
Wilco, October 2
- Courtesy Photo
La Santa Muerte: A Folk Saint in Texas, October 5
This film screening profiles the “controversial Mexican folk saint who personifies death” through conversations with scholars, followers and members of the clergy. A panel discussion follows the film. Free, 7pm Thu, Guadalupe Theater, 1301 Guadalupe St., (210) 271-3151, guadalupeculturalarts.org.
Dracula, October 6-15
Greg Hinojosa directs Vic Trevino (as Dracula) in Killer Productions’ play based on Bram Stoker’s Gothic horror novel following the Prince of Darkness’ reign of terror. $15-$20, 8-10pm Fri-Sat, 3-5pm Sun, Woodlawn Pointe, 702 Donaldson Ave., (210) 480-5786, kp-dracula.brownpapertickets.com.
Worth Repeating, October 10
Held in conjunction with SAMA’s exhibition “The Latino List,” the “Because How I Am” edition of Texas Public Radio’s live storytelling series explores identity, how we define it, and the individual journeys it carves. $7-$10, 7pm Tue, San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W. Jones Ave., (210) 978-8100, samuseum.org.