The √ indicates admission is $5 or less, or free. Full-price admission is listed; * denotes discounts (or free) for students, seniors, military, members, children and/or advance purchase. Call venue for details.
An Evening of Choreography and Improvisation, Maile Okamura of New York's Mark Morris Dance Group will join Upside-Down Dance Company and Minou Lallemand of the Onium Ballet Project, 8 p.m., The ARTS at Marks Garage; repeats 8 p.m. tomorrow and Saturday; $15. 550-8457.
"Our Town," classic American play by Thornton Wilder, premieres 7:30 p.m., The Yellow Brick Studio; $15*. 550-8457.
"Urinetown," musical satire about pay toilets in a drought, 7:30 p.m., Manoa Valley Theatre; $30*. 988-6131.
"Mahalo Las Vegas," by Edward Sakamoto, 8 p.m., Kumu Kahua Theatre; $16*. 536-4441.
√ "Always — Sunset on Third Street" (2005, Japanese with English subtitles), 12:30, 3, 5:30 and 8 p.m., Movie Museum; $5*. 735-8771.
"Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul" (2005, English, German and Turkish with English subtitles), 1 p.m., Doris Duke Theatre at the Academy; $7*. www.honoluluacademy.org, 532-8768.
√ "The Peaceful Warrior," 7 p.m., UH-Manoa Spalding Auditorium; part of the Beyond Oil film series; $5*. 223-0130.
Girl Fest, with concerts, lectures, open mike and workshops, various times and venues, continues through Sunday. www.girlfesthawaii.org.
Digging for Your Roots, genealogy research workshop, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 'Iolani Palace; $75*. 203-7245, 522-0822.
√ September StyleIn, themed "One Garden" with Tara Loua, who will provide tips and highlight international landscape design trends, 5:30 p.m., Pacific Home, 420 Ward Ave.; free. 596-9338.
A Royal Feast from a Royal Chef, presented by Halekulani Living, with organic celebrity chef and author Carolyn Hootkins, 6:30-9 p.m., Halekulani hotel; $75. 931-5040.
√ Family History Class, research your ancestors, 7-8 p.m., The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 46-117 Halaulani St.; free. 247-3134.
Cory Oliveros, 4-7 p.m., Ala Moana Center, Mai Tai Bar; also Backyard Pa'ina, 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. 947-2900.
Weldon Kekauoha, contemporary Hawaiian, 7-9 p.m., Kona Brewing Co. 394-5662.
Thursdays Rock, with The Missing Page, Stoic, Ketchup, The Manhattan Project and The Substitoots, doors open at 7:30 p.m., Detox. 526-0200.
John Basebase, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Ige's Restaurant. 486-3500.
Paddlers' Night, 4:30 p.m.-4 a.m., Ocean Club; 21 and older. 531-8444.
Salsa After Hours, salsa lessons and DJ Papi, 5 p.m.-1:30 a.m., Rumours; 21 and older. 285-0072, 955-4811.
Mike White and the Saltines, rock 'n' roll, 9 p.m., Anna Bannana's. 946-5190.
Piranha Brothers, rock 'n' roll, 9 p.m.1 a.m., Bobby G's, International Market Place; also DJ D-Box, 1-4 a.m. 926-7066.
HNL Presents, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., NextDoor; 21 and older. 548-6398.
Casual Thursdays, with Artist Groove Network, 9 p.m.-4 a.m., Fashion 45, Waikiki Trade Center; 21 and older. fashion45hawaii.com.
Dita Holifield With Red Handed and DJ Dancin' Adam, country and classic rock, 9 p.m.-4 a.m., Nashville Waikiki. 926-7911.
Thirsty Thursdays, hip-hop, house and trance, 9 p.m.-4 a.m., Zanzabar Night Club; 18 and older. 924-3939.
DJ Big Albert, hip-hop, 10 p.m., Panama Hattie's. 485-8226.
Swampa ZZ, dance muzik and film, 10 p.m., Indigo Eurasian Cuisine; 21 and older. 521-2900.
Redda Fire, reggae and dancehall with Jahson the 45 Revolver, DJ Zacharijah and Pacific Sounds Outernational, 10 p.m.-4 a.m., The Living Room, Fisherman's Wharf; 21 and older. 395-2100.
Cory Oliveros and Shanelle Sanborn, 7:30-9 a.m., ResortQuest Waikiki Beach Hotel. 922-2511.
Pu'uhonua Duo, 8-10 a.m., The Royal Hawaiian hotel, Surf Room. 923-7311.
Sam Kapu Trio, with hula, 3-6 p.m., The Royal Hawaiian hotel, Mai Tai Bar. 923-7311.
Imai and Friends, 3-7:30 p.m., Coconut Willy's. 923-9454.
Lawrence Kidder, 4-6 p.m., Duke's Waikiki, Barefoot Bar; also Ellsworth Simeona, 10 p.m.-midnight. 922-2268.
Darrell Aquino, 4-7 p.m., Hilton Hawaiian Village, Tropics. 949-4321.
Fred and Joe Yuen, 4:30-8:30 p.m., Shore Bird Restaurant and Beach Bar. 922-2887.
John Feary, 5-6 p.m., Hyatt Regency Waikiki, Elegant Dive. 923-1234.
Kainalu, Hawaiian contemporary and classic soft rock, 5-7 p.m., Brew Moon Waikiki/Local Motion. 955-9045.
Aloha Serenaders, with Kanoe Miller, 5-8:30 p.m., Halekulani, House Without a Key. 923-2311.
Larry Spalding, 5-8:30 p.m., O'Toole's Irish Pub. 536-4138.
Starr Lutu, Lenny Keys and Tommy Arsisto, jazz, 5:30-8 p.m., Star of Honolulu. 983-7827.
Ka'ala Boys, with hula, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Sheraton Moana Surfrider, Banyan Veranda stage. 922-3111.
J.P. Smoketrain, blues, 6-8 p.m., Los Garcia's, 14 Oneawa St., 261-0306.
Sean Na'auao, 6-8 p.m., Tiki's Grill & Bar. 923-8454.
3 Scoops Aloha, with hula, 6-8:30 p.m., Sheraton Waikiki hotel, poolside. 922-4422.
Auntie Genoa Keawe's Hawaiians, Hawaiian falsetto, 6-9 p.m., Waikiki Beach Marriott, Moana Terrace. 922-6611.
Mike Chung, light jazz and contemporary, 6-9 p.m., New Otani Kaimana Beach Hotel. 921-7066.
Miles Jackson Trio, 6-9 p.m., Mariposa. 951-3420.
Ryan Live, 6-9:30 p.m., Ohana West Hotel, Cabanas Pool Bar. 922-3143.
Katie Tamashiro, piano, 6-10 p.m., Ohana East, Chuck's Cellar. 923-4488.
Tennyson Stevens, piano, 6-10 p.m., Bistro at Century Center. 943-6500.
Kaimana, 6:15-9:30 p.m., Sheraton Princess Kaiulani, poolside. 922-5811.
Ginny Walden, flamenco, Spanish guitar, 6:30 p.m., Cha Cha Cha Salsaria. 395-7797.
Al and Bill, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Hyatt Regency Waikiki, Elegant Dive. 923-1234.
Jeff Peterson and Erika Kauffman, contemporary, jazz, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Michel's in the Colony Surf. 923-6552.
Sonny Silva and Lou Benanto, jazz, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Brew Moon. 593-0088.
Audy Kimura, guitar/vocals, 6:3010 p.m., Hy's Steak House. 922-5555.
Makana, 6:45-8:45 p.m., Chai's Island Bistro. 585-0011.
Mihana, 7 p.m., Duc's Bistro. 531-6325.
Boogie & Friends, contemporary Hawaiian, 7-9 p.m., Kona Brewing Co.'s Koko Marina Pub. 394-5662.
Ellsworth Simeona and Friends, with Lawrence Kidder, 7-9 p.m., Hula Grill Waikiki. 923-4852.
eightOeight, with Miller Lite and Justin Cruz, 7-10 p.m., Kincaid's. 591-2005.
Manoa DNA, contemporary and Hawaiian, 7-10 p.m., E&O Trading Co., Ward Centre. 591-9555.
Stephen Inglis, contemporary, 7-10 p.m., Turtle Bay Resort, Ola Restaurant. 293-0801.
Ben Vegas and Maila, 7-10:30 p.m., Gordon Biersch. 599-4877.
Stardust, with Rocky Brown, John Valentine and Hal Mita, 7:30-10:30 p.m., Sheraton Waikiki hotel, Cobalt Lounge at the Hanohano Room. 922-4422.
David Swanson, 7:30-11 p.m., The Kahala, Veranda. 739-8760.
Za Za, jazz guitar, 7:30-11:30 p.m., Formaggio. 739-7719.
2 Point 5, 7:30 p.m.-midnight, Chart House. 941-6660.
Anjj and friends, contemporary, 8 p.m., Arnold's Waikiki. 924-6887.
Na Kama, 8 p.m., The Cheesecake Factory. 924-5001.
Big Trouble Rising, rock blues, 8-10 p.m., Tsunami's. 923-8848.
Dennis Ah Yek, Hawaiian and contemporary, 8-11 p.m., Hilton Hawaiian Village, Tapa Bar. 949-4321.
Jeannette and John, contemporary, R&B and jazz, 8-11 p.m., Hilton Hawaiian Village, Shell Bar. 949-4321.
The Geezers, 8 p.m.-midnight, Hanks Cafe Honolulu. 526-1410.
Kevin Mau, 8 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Coconut Willy's. 923-9454.
Ginny Tiu, 8:30-10:30 p.m., Sheraton Moana Surfrider, Banyan Veranda stage. 922-3111.
Johnny Helm, 8:30-10:30 p.m., Tiki's Grill & Bar. 923-8454.
Mark Yim Duo, with hula, 8:30-10:30 p.m., The Royal Hawaiian hotel, Mai Tai Bar. 923-7311.
Hawaiian Nites, 8:30-11:30 p.m., Chez Monique. 488-2439.
Bruce Hamada and Jim Howard, jazz, 8:30 p.m.-midnight, Halekulani, Lewers Lounge. 923-2311.
Barry and Steve, jazz and piano, 9 p.m., The Dragon Upstairs, (above Hanks Cafe) 1038 Nu'uanu Ave. 526-1411.
DeShannon Higa, with gr00ve.im ProV.arTiSts, 9 p.m.-midnight, Jazz Minds Art & Cafe. 945-0800.
Soul Food 2 Go, with Zanuck Lindsey and Bobo Butires, 9 p.m.midnight, Diamond Head Grill, W Honolulu. 922-3734.
Booze Brothers, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Kelley O'Neil's. 926-1777.
Notorious Northsiders, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., O'Toole's Irish Pub. 536-4138.
Rod Tanu and Adney Atabey, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Shore Bird Restaurant and Beach Bar. 922-2887.
Joe Kingston, 9:30-11:30 p.m., Sheraton Princess Kaiulani, lounge. 922-5811.
Tennyson Stevens Trio, jazz, 10 p.m.-2 a.m., Bistro at Century Center. 943-6500.
Full Circle, 10:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m., Da Big Kahuna Waikiki, Coral Reef Hotel. 923-0033.