All weekend, don’t miss the Danielle Georgiou Dance Group showcasing its latest work “War Flower,” which revolves around the themes of time, nature, ritual and human survival. Performances are scheduled at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday until Jan. 28.
For the younger thespians, Dallas Children’s Theater opens the kids classic “Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook.” Based on the Junie B. Jones children’s books, the production brings the antics of the lovable troublemaker to the stage from Jan. 20-Feb. 26. An American Sign Language performance is slated for Jan. 29 and a sensory friendly performance will take place Feb. 18. Tickets are $17-$21, and available here.
The RCJ Machado Jiu-Jitsu school in Lake Highlands, 10675 E. Northwest Highway, hosts a parents night out Saturday from 7-9 p.m. Children can come dressed in PJs and enjoy a couple hours of hot chocolate, movie and activities while parents score some we-time. Cost is $20 per child (pre registration is $15, cash, through today, Jan. 18). For further information call 214.221.1977.
Release the hounds! Well, not really — let them wander around a bit, though. You can mingle with the regal animals at the Greyhound Adoption League of Texas event Sunday, Jan. 22, at the Unleashed store at Shops at Park Lane. The awareness-raising/adoption event runs noon-2 p.m., 8180 Park Lane.