Your ultimate local guide for events, business openings, meetings and more in the months of January and February.
Jan. 23-March 3
See ‘Hedwig and the Angry Inch’ at the ZACH Theatre
The musical tells the story of Hedwig, a transgender singer backed up by her rock ‘n’ roll band, “The Angry Inch.” 7:30 p.m. $30-$165. 202 South Lamar Blvd, Austin. 512-476-0541. www.zachtheatre.org
Jan. 31, Feb. 3
Spend a night at the opera
Austin Opera hosts “Silent Night,” which tells the story of one night of peace on Christmas Eve in the trenches of the Great War. Jan. 31 7:30 p.m., Feb. 3 2:30 p.m. $39-$199. Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W. Riverside Drive. 512-472-5992. www.austinopera.org
Watch the Boy Scouts of America ‘Report to State’
Scouts from across Texas march to the Capitol, where they report to members of the Legislature about their accomplishments. 9 a.m. Free. 1100 Congress Ave., Austin. 512-926-6363. www.bsacac.org
Run in your undies
Cupid’s Undie Run raises money for neurofibromatosis research. Participants gather at Buford’s and reconvene for a dance party after a short run. Noon-4 p.m. $40-$50. 700 W. Sixth St., Austin.
Join thousands in a race through downtown Austin
Runners in the Austin Marathon and Half Marathon start on the course at the Congress Ave. bridge at 7 a.m. The 5K race then begins at 7:30 a.m. $150-$175.