1. Any way the wind blows. “Bohemian Rhapsody” earned five Oscar nominations on Tuesday, and you can see it on the big screen at the Canton Palace Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 2 p.m. Sunday, part of the theater’s “Award Nominated Films” series. Friday’s showing is a sing-along version if you want to bellow “Scaramouche, Scaramouche, will you do the fandango?” with an auditorium full of fellow fans. Tickets are $5 at cantonpalacetheatre.org.

 

2. Enjoyeth Shakespeare. Ohio Shakespeare Festival presents “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) [revised]” at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at Greystone Hall in downtown Akron. Three actors blaze through all 37 plays in 97 minutes. Tickets are $20-$33, $15 students at 888-718-4253, opt. 1, www.ohioshakespeare.com.

 

3. The future of plastics. It’s not just the straws. Naturalist Becca Zak is attempting to make 2019 a “Year Without Plastic.” Hear her talk about it and share your own ideas, tips and information to reduce plastics from 6-7:30 p.m. at Sand Run Metro Park, Mingo Lodge, 1501 Sand Run Parkway, Akron. 330-865-8065.