MOVIES: Opening Friday, “Thor: The Dark World” (PG-13); coming Nov. 15, “The Book Thief” (PG-13); Nov. 22, “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” (PG-13).

CONCERTS: BPO Rocks: The Music of the Rolling Stones, 8 p.m. Friday, Kleinhans Music Hall, 3 Symphony Circle.

Infected Mushroom, 8 p.m. Friday, Town Ballroom, 681 Main St.

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis with Talib Kweli and Big K.R.I.T, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, First Niagara Center, 1 Seymour H. Knox III Plaza.

Hayden, 8 p.m. Saturday, Waiting Room, 334 Delaware Ave.

Bobby Caldwell, as part of the Great Performers Series Fall 2013, 8 p.m. Saturday, Performing Arts Center at Rockwell Hall, Buffalo State College, 1300 Elmwood Ave.

Built to Spill, 7 p.m. Sunday, Town Ballroom, 681 Main St.

Story of the Year, 7 p.m. Sunday, Waiting Room, 334 Delaware Ave.

American Legion Band of the Tonawandas, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Riviera Theatre, 67 Webster St., North Tonawanda.

Arturo Sandoval, 8 p.m. Monday, Fredonia State College Rosch Recital Hall, 280 Central Ave., Fredonia.

Andy McKee, 8 p.m. Tuesday, Tralf Music Hall, 622 Main St.

Sinead O’Connor, 8 p.m. Tuesday, Riviera Theatre, 67 Webster St., North Tonawanda.

Hellpop Tour featuring In This Moment, Motionless in White, Kying and All Hail the Yeti, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Rapids Theatre, 1711 Main St., Niagara Falls.

Chunk! No Captain Chunk! with Counterparts, State Champs and Living With Lions, 6:30 p.m. next Thursday, Waiting Room, 334 Delaware Ave.

Sleigh Bells with Danny Brown and Doldrums, 7 p.m. next Thursday, Town Ballroom, 681 Main St.

THEATER: “Little Women,” 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday, Ellicott Creek Playhouse, 530 Ellicott Creek Road, Tonawanda.

ACTS Broadway Revue, 8 p.m. Saturday, Alden Christian Theatre Society, 1470 Church St., Alden.

America’s Got Talent Live, 8 p.m. Saturday, Shea’s Performing Arts Center, 646 Main St.


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“This is undoubtedly the largest and most spectacular birthday candle I’ve ever received.”

– Ryan Reynolds, after unveiling his look-alike wax figure on his 37th birthday, at Madame Tussauds Hollywood