Celebrate 3/30 at 330 Day

The Kent Stage marks 330 Day (3/30, get it?) with a who’s-who of local talent: Angie Haze, Ryan Humbert, Zach, Gretchen Pleuss, Rachel Roberts, Shivering Timbers and many more. And it’s all free. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the music starts at 7. The Kent Stage is at 175 E. Main St.; 330-677-5005, www.thekentstage.com.

Author to talk about new book

Akron-born author Renée Rosen launches her new book, Windy City Blues, with an appearance at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Café Bricco in the Doubletree Hotel, 3150 W. Market St., Fairlawn.

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Take the kiddies to Sesame Street Live! Make a New Friend, bouncing across the Playhouse Square State Theatre stage at 7 p.m. Thursday; 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Friday; 10:30 a.m., 2 and 5:30 p.m. Saturday, 1 and 4 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10-$80 at 216-241-6000 or www.playhousesquare.org.

’70s rock opera at Weathervane

What’s the buzz? Find out at Weathervane Playhouse’s production of Jesus Christ Superstar, which opens at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and continues through April 23. Weathervane is at 1301 Weathervane Lane, Akron; tickets are $10-$26 at 330-836-2626, www.weathervaneplayhouse.com.

Free talk about Gorge Dam

Learn more about the Gorge Dam, which is expected to be demolished, with a free talk at 6 p.m. at F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm, Visitors Center, 1828 Smith Road, Akron. 330-865-8065.