The Palladium hosts Bad Boys of Dance Nov. 3 and Preservation Hall Jazz Band Nov. 5. Details here.
Luna Negra Dance Theater teams with Turtle Island Quartet for a Nov. 4 program at Clowes Hall. Details here.
“Bodies of Waters,” an exhibition at Big Car Gallery Nov. 4-19, celebrates the work of filmmaker John Waters, who will be in town to speak on the 12th. Details here.
Indy Acoustic Café presents kids’ favorite Tom Chapin Nov. 5 at the Wheeler Community Art Center. Details here.
Ray Davies—yeah, the Kinks’ Ray Davies—performs at the Vogue on Nov. 5. Yonder Mountain String Band takes over on Nov. 8. Details here.
At the Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center, the Ronen Chamber Ensemble combines forces with the UIndy Faculty Artist Series Nov. 7 for a free “A Night in Bohemia” concert featuring music by Czech composers Dvorak, Martinu and Husa. Details here.
Gritty novelist Richard Price (“Clockers,” “The Wanderers”) speaks in the Reilly Room as part of the Butler University Visiting Writers Series Nov. 8. Details here.
Bobbie Lancaster, Cara Jean Wahlters, Danny Flanigan and more team up for a show at Locals Only Nov. 4. Details here.