The King Bucks

The Dallas Chamber Symphony comes to Oak Cliff for a 7 p.m. performance at Cliff Temple Baptist Church Friday. The free performance will include the “Schubert Octet” and “The Diaries of Adam and Eve.” The symphony won a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to fund free performances all over the city for the next two years.

The Texas Theatre shows “The Colossus of Destiny: A Melvins Tale.”

The King Bucks perform a free show at The Foundry on Friday.

The Kessler Theatre has Atomic Frolic burlesque on Friday and Tom Chaplin on Saturday.

Author ReShonda Tate Billingsley gives a talk, “The Secrets We Keep: Destigmatizing Mental Illness,” at the Bishop Arts Theatre Center Saturday at 3 p.m.