Today

"In the Red and Brown Water" will be performed today through Feb. 24 at the Alliance Theatre, 1280 Peachtree St., Atlanta. Performances are held at 8 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 2:30 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $25 to $35. Call 404-733-5000 or visit www.alliancetheatre.org.

"Spivey's Creations," an exhibition featuring metal sculpture from DeKalb County artist Derrick Spivey, runs until March 23 at ART Station, 5384 Manor Drive in Stone Mountain. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Admission is by donantion. For more information, call 770-469-1105 or visit www.artstation.org.

Tuesday

Ken Jennings, author of "Ken Jennings's Trivia Almanac," will discuss and sign copies of his work at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum, 990 Peachtree St., Atlanta. A reception will be held at 6 p.m. Admission is free for members and $10 for nonmembers. Call 770-578-3502 or visit www.gwtw.org.

Feb. 9

Dr. Fred Broder, author of "Does Your Life Need a Laxative?" will discuss and sign copies of his book at 3 p.m. Feb. 9 at DeKalb Medical, 2701 North Decatur Road, Decatur. Admission is free, but registration is required. Call 404-501-WELL.

Feb. 10

Working Title Playwrights will meet at 1 p.m. Feb. 10 at Wordsmiths Books, 141 E. Trinity Place, Decatur. On the second Sunday of each month, a contemporary play is selected for reading aloud, followed by discussion. The group is free and open to the public. Call 404-378-7166.

Author Salman Rushdie will deliver a lecture titled "Autobiography and the Novel" at 5 p.m. Feb. 10 at Glenn Memorial Auditorium, 1652 North Decatur Road, Atlanta. Tickets are $5 with Emory ID and $10 without Emory ID and can be purchased online at www.emory.edu/events.

Feb. 14

"Love in the Zoo" will be held from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Feb. 14 and 15 at Zoo Atlanta, 800 Cherokee Avenue, S.E., Atlanta. The event includes cocktails, dinner and lectures from zoo experts. Reservations are required. Call 404-624-9453 or visit ww.zooatlanta.org.

Feb. 15

Gordon Lightfoot will perform at 8 p.m. Feb. 15 at Cobb Energy Performance Arts Centre, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Marietta. Tickets are $38 to $58. Call 404-817-8700 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus will present "Bellobration" from Feb. 15-24 at Philips Arena, 1 Philips Drive, Atlanta. Showtimes varying depending on the day. Tickets are $14 to $130. Call 404-249-6400 or visit www.ticketmaster.com or www.ringling.com.

Feb. 16

The 2008 Atlanta Fine Wine Festival will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. Feb. 16 at the Mason Murer Fine Art Gallery, 199 Armour Drive, Atlanta. Tickets are $100 in advance or $120 at the door. The festival is a benefit for Visiting Nurse/Hospice Atlanta. Call 404-520-3113 or visit www.atlantafinewinefestival.com.

Dan Kennedy, author of "Rock On," will discuss and sign copies of his work at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 16 at Wordsmiths Books, 141 E. Trinity Place, Decatur. Call 404-378-7166.

Feb. 17

Chinese New Year Family NightCrawler will be held from 6 p.m. Feb. 17 to 10 a.m. Feb. 18 at Zoo Atlanta, 800 Cherokee Avenue S.E., Atlanta. The overnight event is $43 for members and $48 for nonmembers. Reservations must be made two weeks in advance. Call 404-624-9453 or visit www.zooatlanta.com.

"One City, Many Voices" concert featuring David Wilcox and the Spellman College Glee Club will be performed at 8 p.m. Feb. 17 at the Rialto Center for the Arts, 80 Forsyth St. N.W., Atlanta. Tickets are $20 and $25. Call 404-413-9849.

Ongoing events

"Duke Ellington's Sophisticated Ladies" will be performed through Feb. 10 at the Alliance Theatre, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. Performances will be held 8 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 2:30 and 8 p.m. Saturday, and 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $25 to $55. Call 404-733-5000 or visit www.alliancetheatre.org.

"Duke Ellington's Cats" will be performed through March 16 at the Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St., Atlanta. Tickets are $14.82. Call 404-873-3391 or visit www.puppet.org.

The Imax films "The Alps: Giants of Nature," "Sea Monsters: A Prehistoric Adventure" and "Africa: The Serengeti" are shown daily at the Imax theater at the Fernbank Museum of Natural History, 767 Clifton Road in Atlanta. Imax tickets are $11 for adults, $10 for students and senior citizens and $9 for children 12 and under. Children 2 and under are admitted free. Call 404-929-6400 or visit www.fernbankmuseum.org.

"Peachtree Battle" will be performed through Feb. 24 at the Ansley Park Playhouse, in the Peachtree Pointe building at 1545 Peachtree St. in Atlanta. Performances begin at 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday and 7 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $26. Call 404-875-1193 or visit www.ansleyparkplayhouse.com.

"Embodying the Sacred in Yoruba Art" will be on display Saturday through April 20 at the High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. Tickets to the museum are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and students, $10 for children ages 6 to 17 and free for children under 6 years old. Call 404-733-5000 or visit www.high.org.

"Street Life: American Photographs from the 1960s and '70s" will be on display Saturday through April 20 at the High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. Tickets to the museum are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and students, $10 for children ages 6 to 17 and free for children under 6 years old. Call 404-733-5000 or visit www.high.org.

"The Eye of Josephine" will be on display through May at the High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. The exhibit is part of the Paris at the Woodruff and Louvre Atlanta series. Call 404-733-5000 or visit www.parisatthewoodruff.org.

"The Louvre and the Ancient World" will be on display through Sept. 7 at the High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. The exhibit is part of the Paris at the Woodruff and Louvre Atlanta series. Call 404-733-5000 or visit www.parisatthewoodruff.org.