Bassnectar. Stage AE. 6:30 p.m.
Dubstep DJ Bassnectar will play a high-energy set with openers Gramatik and Gladkill.
A Very Potter Musical. Doherty Hall 2122. 7 p.m.
Join AB readme for a satire movie night screening of A Very Potter Musical, a musical parody of the Harry Potter series starring Glee actor Darren Criss.
Passion Pit. Stage AE. 7 p.m.
Indie pop group Passion Pit will perform with Youngblood Hawke.
Moyra Davey lecture. McConomy Auditorium. 5 p.m.
Artist and writer Moyra Davey will give a lecture as part of the 2012 School of Art Lecture Series. Davey’s work has mostly been focused on photography.
Nathan Angelo. Club Cafe (56 South 12th St.). 8 p.m.
Acoustic singer-songwriter Nathan Angelo will perform at Club Cafe.
You Won’t. The Underground. 7:30 p.m.
AB Underground presents a concert by Massachusetts-based folk rock band You Won’t.
Chicago. Heinz Hall. 7:30 p.m.
Chicago tells the story of Roxie Hart, a nightclub dancer who murders her lover after he threatens to leave her, and her desperate attempt to escape conviction. The show will run through Sunday. Tickets are available at
ZZ Ward. Hard Rock Cafe (230 West Station Square Dr.). 8:30 p.m.
Oregon-based female singer-songwriter ZZ Ward will perform at the Hard Rock Cafe.
Lance Out Loud book signing and reception. The Andy Warhol Museum. 7 p.m.
Pat Loud, mother of writer and performer Lance Loud, and Christopher Makos, authors of Lance Out Loud, will host a discussion on Loud — who came out as gay in 1973 on the reality television show An American Family — and Andy Warhol. There will also be a screening of the episode of An American Family in which Loud came out.
WRCT: A Fall Dance Party. Shadow Lounge. 9 p.m.
Carnegie Mellon campus radio station WRCT is hosting its annual fall dance party this Friday at the Shadow Lounge. The event is 18+ and tickets are $5 at the door.
Sleigh Bells. Wiegand Gymnasium. 8 p.m.
AB Concerts presents its annual fall concert, this year featuring noise pop duo Sleigh Bells. Hip-hop producer AraabMuzik will open for the duo. Tickets are free for Carnegie Mellon students and $10 for nonstudents. Tickets are available at the University Center Information Desk.
Yellow Ostrich. brillobox. 10 p.m.
Indie rock band Yellow Ostrich will perform with Sun Ray and Shining Light. The event is 21+.
Feminist and... The Mattress Factory. Through May 26.
This exhibit features works by six female artists from around the world, aiming to show that feminism is a multivocal, multi generational, and multicultural movement, not a single-issue set of political beliefs.
White Cube, Green Maze. Carnegie Museum of Art. Through Jan. 13.
The exhibit includes models and drawings by architects and landscape architects who have worked on collaborative projects, focusing on six sites from around the world.