See a musical: The reimagined touring production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “The Phantom of the Opera” continues through Saturday at Playhouse Square’s State Theatre, including a rare Monday performance at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $40-$100 at 216-241-6000, www.playhousesquare.org. Read our review at http://tinyurl.com/yxnthclb.
Listen to some jazz: Kent State University’s School of Music presents its inaugural Vocal Jazz Invitational at 7:30 p.m. It’s hosted by the Kent State Nova Jazz Singers and will include ensembles from around the region. The free show is at the Kent Student Center Kiva, 1075 Risman Drive. http://tinyurl.com/y2uhb3qo.
Learn from authors: History buffs may want to check out these local authors. Scott Longert signs “Bad Boys, Bad Times: The Cleveland Indians and Baseball in the Prewar Years, 1937-1941” at the Goodyear branch of the Akron-Summit County Public Library from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. Register at 330-784-7522. At the Plain Community branch of the Stark County District Library, Frank Lavin discusses “Home Front to Battlefront: An Ohio Teenager in World War II,” an edited collection of letters from his father, Carl Lavin, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. starklibrary.org.