1. Ex-Staind singer in Akron: Aaron Lewis, formerly of Staind, brings his solo tour to the Akron Civic Theatre at 8 p.m. He’s promising “acoustic songs and stories” both new and old. Tickets are $32-$66 at www.akroncivic.com.
2. Country in Cleveland: Country singer Cody Jinks plays the Agora in Cleveland at 8 p.m. with openers the Steel Woods. Tickets are $25-$75 at www.agoracleveland.com.
3. 'Superstar' in Canton: Players Guild Theatre in Canton launches its production of “Jesus Christ Superstar” at 8 p.m., continuing through April 14 at the Cultural Center for the Arts. Tickets are $32, $29 seniors, $25 age 17 or younger. https://playersguildtheatre.com/
4. Sasquatch documentary: "On the Trail of Bigfoot," the latest project of monster-obsessed filmmaker Seth Breedlove, will premiere at 8 p.m. Friday at the Canton Palace Theatre. Four of the six episodes in the three-hour miniseries will be shown. Tickets are $5 at cantonpalacetheatre.org.