Friday and Saturday – ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Singalong at Ashland Theatre
The newly renovated Ashland Theatre is opening its second set of movies with a special twist. Pretend you’re Freddie Mercury with a special “singalong” during evening screenings of “Bohemian Rhapsody” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Costumes are optional, but encouraged. The art deco movie house will also show the Lady Gaga-Bradley Cooper tearjerker “A Star Is Born” through Thursday. Matinee and evening showtimes for both. $10 adults, $8 children ages 12 and younger, $6.50 matinee. 205 England St., Ashland. www.ashlandtheatre.org
Saturday – Tina Fey
Sure, tickets to Richmond Forum are already sold out because you need a season subscription to attend … but it’s Tina Fey! In Richmond! The University of Virginia grad and “Saturday Night Live” alum will chat about her life, career, “Mean Girls,” “Bossypants” and more. 8 p.m. at Altria Theater, 6 N. Laurel St. Sold out. (804) 330-3993 or https://richmondforum.org
Saturday – Poe’s 12-Hour Birthday Bash
Celebrate Edgar Allan Poe’s birthday with live music, readings of “The Raven,” trolley tours of Poe-visited spots in Richmond (for an additional cost) and, of course, cake. Artist Chris King will be on-site painting a portrait of Poe in the style of Vincent Van Gogh, using brushes made from his own hair. Noon to midnight at Poe Museum, 1914-16 E. Main St. $8, free for members.
Sunday and Monday – Jewish Food Festival
Swing by the Jewish Food Festival to stock up on homemade knishes, potato latkes, matzo ball soup and many more Jewish goodies. Be sure to check out Legend Brewery’s special batch of “Poppa’s Pumpernickel Porter” brewed for the festival. Plus a klezmer band and Jewish and Gypsy music from My Son, the Doctor. 11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. at Weinstein JCC, 5403 Monument Ave. Free entry; pay as you go. www.richmondjewishfoodfestival.com