Aug. 31-Sept. 1: Lachlan Patterson, Billy Wayne Davis, RAW (Residence Artist Workshop), Charlie Barreda, The King & I, Mehmet Polat Trio

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 31

Lachlan Patterson: The “Last Comic Standing” performer — who’s been one of VH1’s “Sexiest Artists” and has a podcast “The Kooks of Komedy” — kicks off a four-night headlining gig; Matt Fulchiron and Jane Harrison open. [8 p.m., Punch Line Comedy Club, 444 Battery St., S.F.]

Golden State-Lone Star Blues Revue: The super group includes guitarists and harmonica masters Anson Funderburgh, Little Charlie Baty and Mark Hummel. [8 p.m,, Yoshi’s, 510 Embarcadero West, Oakland]

Billy Wayne Davis: The comic, originally from Tennessee and called the “thinking man’s hillbilly,” headlines a show with Johnny Taylor and Chad Opitz. [8 p.m., Doc’s Lab, 124 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

RAW (Residence Artist Workshop): “All that Remains” choreographed by Joy Cosculluela is a “series of physical journeys exploring loss and resilience.” [8 p.m., SAFEhouse Arts, 1 Grove St., S.F.]

Tee Pee Records Showcase: Alcoholocaust presents hard rockers Lecherous Gaze, Hot Lunch, Death Alley, Mirror Queen and Banquet in concert. [7:30 p.m., Elbo Room, 647 Valencia St., S.F.]

Charlie Barreda: The San Francisco multi-instrumentalist plays Latin jazz in a free People in Plazas concert. [Noon, Alioto Plaza, Grove and Larkin streets, S.F.]

The King & I: Rodgers & Hammerstein’s musical with Deborah Kerr and Yul Brenner comes to the big screen in a 60th anniversary celebration presented by Turner Classic Movies. [2 and 7 p.m., Century 20, 1901 Junipero Serra Blvd., Daly City]

Danny Glover on Navigating Health Care: West Contra Costa County community leaders, residents and advocates gather to discuss local health care options following the closure of Doctors Medical Center. [5 p.m., East Bay Center for Performing Arts, 339 11th St., Richmond]

THURSDAY, SEPT. 1

Mehmet Polat Trio: Playing world music instruments called ney, kora and oud, the ensemble offers a sound with roots in Ottoman, ancient Anatolian, Balkan and West African traditions. [8 p.m., Doc’s Lab, 124 Columbus Ave., S.F.]

San Francisco Mime Troupe: The veteran political comedy theater group takes on education in its 2016 production “Schooled.” [6:30 p.m., Mendell Plaza, Bayview Opera House, Third Street and McKinnon Avenue, S.F.]

All That Glows Sees: The public is invited to observe artist Dana Hemenway as she installs her solo exhibit, an “investigation of extension cords as aesthetically manipulated objects.” [1 to 5 p.m., Eleanor Harwood Gallery, 1275 Minnesota St., Suite 206, S.F.]

Lolita: A month-long series focused on director Stanley Kubrick screens the 1962 film, with a screenplay written by Vladimir Nabokov, the author of the original novel. [7:30 p.m., Balboa Theatre, 3630 Balboa St., S.F.]

Rob Zombie’s 31: The film, about five carnival workers who are kidnapped the night before Halloween and held hostage, screens in a special premiere accompanied by a video Q&A segment with the director. [7 p.m., Metreon, 135 Fourth St., S.F.]

Killswitch Engage: The metalcore band from Massachusetts headlines a concert with Exodus and Unearth. [8 p.m., Regency Ballroom, 1300 Van Ness Ave., S.F.]

The Earl Brothers: The band plays “modern-day outlaw mountain hillbilly trance music.” [8 p.m., Great American Music Hall, 859 O’Farrell St., S.F.]

Tahereh Mafi: The author of the young adult series”The Juliette Chronicles” appears in conversation with Ransom Riggs (author of “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children”) to promote her new offering, “Furthermore.” [7 p.m., Kepler’s, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park]

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