Writer/director Thomas W. Jones II co-stars with Donna Biscoe in Horizon Theatre’s “Sheddin’,” a sequel to 2009’s “A Cool Drink of Water” that, according to our reviewer, “ventures in highly entertaining new directions.” The production’s final shows are this weekend. Photo: Horizon Theatre Company
Film: Charles S. Dutton, Marla Gibbs, Angie Stone and Vivica Fox are among the actors, directors, musicians and celebrities on hand for the Peachtree Village International Film Festival. The festival will be centered at the W Hotel Midtown, but screenings will take place at several locations through Aug. 19. Check website for schedule.
Stage: Theater of the Stars presents “The Addams Family,” a musical take on the creepy and kooky family created by cartoonist Charles Addams. It runs through Aug. 19 at the Fox Theatre.
Music: The swing revival is still going strong with the cats in Big Bad Voodoo Daddy. The play at 8 p.m. Aug. 17 at Chastain Park Amphitheatre.