Broadway, movie and TV actress Anita Gillette appears Friday in her one-woman show, After All, at the Durham Arts Council (120 Morris St.), a performance co-sponsored by Duke University Department of Theater Studies. Tony nominee Gillette reminisces in story and song about her performances on stage in Gypsy, Cabaret and Chapter Two, as well in films such as Moonstruck and the TV shows CSI and 30 Rock. 8 p.m. $25 (student $10). Details: durhamarts.org.
• Friday-Saturday: “50 Shades! The Musical,” a parody of the popular book, “Fifty Shades of Grey,” returns to Raleigh for three encore performances in Fletcher Opera Theater. 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Saturday. $47. Details: dukeenergycenterraleigh.com.