Falling In Artist Reception. American Jewish Museum. 7 p.m.
Sabiha Al Khemir. Author will discuss her book and bridging the gap between the East and West. Carnegie Music Hall. 7 p.m.

Election Night Returns Watch Party. Election results accompanied by live entertainment and free food. Rangos Hall. 6 p.m.
Calliope Acoustic Open Stage. Bloomfield Bridge Tavern. 9 p.m. 412.361.1915.

Rock ’n’ Roll Wednesday. Atria’s Restaurant & Tavern at PNC Park. 6 p.m.
Norma Jean. Mr. Small’s Theatre & Funhouse. 7 p.m.
Open Mic Night. Improv Comedy Club. 8 p.m.
Pittsburgh Banjo Club. Allegheny Elks Lodge #339. 8 p.m.

Erin Burkett and Virgil Waters. Little E’s Jazz Club. 5 p.m.
Hustlebot. Experimental comedy troupe. ModernFormations Gallery. 8 p.m. $5.
Etta Cox. Firehouse Lounge. 8 p.m.
Gypsy Strings. Gypsy Café. 8 p.m. $10. 412.381.4977.
Doo Wop Thursday. Atria’s Restaurant & Tavern at PNC Park. 8:30 p.m.
Between Klezmer and Harlem Stride. University Lecture Series concert. Margaret Morrison 119. 4:30 p.m.

Ben Kenney. Club Zoo. 7 p.m. 412.323.1919.
Tamas. Regent Square Theater. 7:30 p.m.
Radical Riffs Contemporary Music Series. Wood Street Galleries. 7:30 p.m. $6 students, $8 general. 412.471.5605.
David Byrnes. Carnegie Music Hall. 8 p.m. 412.323.1919.
Ursula Rucker. Kelly-Strayhorn Performing Arts Center. 8 p.m. $5 students, $10 general.
Brad Yoder Band. Your Inner Vagabond Coffeehouse and World Lounge. 8 p.m. $7. 412.683.1623.

Pittsburgh: A Tradition of Innovation Exhibition Opening. Senator John Heinz History Center. 10 a.m.
Bhangra in the Burgh 2008. Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall. 6 p.m. info@bhangraintheburgh.com.
Mest. Strummers Nite Club. 6:15 p.m. $16. 412.323.1919.
Jessica Lee. Little E’s Jazz Club. 8 p.m.
Billy Bang and the Aftermath Band. Kelly-Strayhorn Performing Arts Center. 8 p.m. $25 advance, $30 at the door. 412.322.0292.
Prez Dispenser. ModernFormations Gallery. 9 p.m. $10 general, $7 students.
Global Beats. Cabaret at Theater Square. 10:30 p.m.

The Writers’ Studio. Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Squirrel Hill. 1:30 p.m. Contact Laurie Arnold, 412.404.8233.
The Aeolian Winds of Pittsburgh. First Baptist Church of Pittsburgh. 2 p.m.
Yes We Can: A Benefit for the Pittsburgh Food Bank. Mr. Small’s Theatre & Funhouse. 7 p.m. $5.

Waltz With Bashir. Regent Square Theater. 7 p.m.
The Trap. Harris Theater. 9 p.m.
Michael McDonald. Improv Comedy Club. Nov. 6–8.
Chili. Funny Bone. Nov. 6–8.
Louise Bourgeois: The Spider, the Mistress, and the Tangerine. Harris Theater. Nov. 7–8.
Mamma Mia. Benedum Center. Nov. 5–9. 412.456.6666.
Handmade Arcade. Hunt Armory. Nov. 8–9.
Michael Cavanaugh and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Heinz Hall. Nov. 6–9. 412.392.4900.
No Place To Be Somebody. Pittsburgh Playhouse. Through Nov. 9. 412.621.4445.
Lysistrata. Cathedral of Learning Studio Theatre. Nov. 7–9. 412.624.7529.
Dia de los Muertes Installations. Mexico Lindo Mercado y Galeria de Artesanias. Through Nov. 15.
Here: The Site Photography of Stephen Grebinski. Kimbo Gallery, William Pitt Union. Through Nov. 15. 412.648.7900.
The Mystery of Irma Vep. Open Stage Theater. Through Nov. 15. 412.281.9700.
Long Story Short. City Theatre. Through Nov. 16.
Dreams Inside Reality. Images of the Hill District. 707 & 709 Penn Ave. Through Nov. 22.
Paint by Names. Trinity Gallery. Through Nov. 22.
Your Town, Inc.. The Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon. Through Nov. 23.
Murder at the Howard Johnson’s. McKeesport Little Theater. Nov. 7–23.
Eloquent Eggs & Disintegrating Dice: Photographs by Rosamond Purcell. Silver Eye Center for Photography. Through Nov. 29.
Falling In. Love/Fences/Nests Project by artist Ally Reeves. American Jewish Museum, Jewish Community Center. Fine/Perlow and Weiss Gallery. Through Dec. 15.
Pancrace Bessa and The Golden Age of French Botanical Illustration. Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation. Through Dec. 19.
From Michelangelo to Annibale Carracci: A Century of Italian Drawings. Frick Art and Historical Center. Through Jan. 4.
1958. Part of the Pittsburgh 250 celebration. Andy Warhol Museum. Through Jan. 11.
Hubble Space Telescope: New Views of the Universe. Carnegie Science Center. Nov. 6–Jan. 12.
Absence of Body. Pittsburgh Glass Center. Through Jan. 25.