Cirque Zuma Zuma at American Theatre
The 2011 America's Got Talent finalists perform acrobatics, contortions, juggling acts and more during the African-style Cirque du Soleil show at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the American Theatre (125 E. Mellen St., Hampton). Tickets start at $40. Info: hamptonarts.net or 757-722-2787.
World of Pet Expo at Hampton Roads Convention
The World of Pet Expo and Educational Experience is open through Sunday at the Hampton Roads Convention Center (1610 Coliseum Drive, Hampton). The expo features educational sessions, demonstrations, pet costume contests, classes and shopping for animal and pet products. It is open 2-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $9 for adults, $5 for ages 5-12 and free for children younger than 5. Tickets are valid for one day. Info: worldofpets.org or 800-882-9894.
Conversation with John Rollison at Williamsburg Players
Join historian James Cameron as he portrays one of Virginia's founding fathers, John Rollison, in the Williamsburg Players lobby at 8 p.m. Saturday. The lobby will be set up as an 18th-century tavern. Rollison was from York County and was one of few African-American land owners in Virginia in the 18th century. Tickets are $15. The playhouse is located at the James-York Play House, 200 Hubbard Lane in Williamsburg. Info: williamsburgplayers.org or 757-229-0431.
"Of Mice and Men" at Smithfield Little Theatre
Watch the Smithfield Little Theatre's newest play "Of Mice and Men," based on the book by John Steinbeck. The production opens this weekend runs through March 5. Performances are 8 p.m. Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Additional shows are 8 p.m. Feb. 23-25 and March 2-4, and 2:30 p.m. Feb. 25 and March 5. Tickets are $18 for adults and $10 for children. The play contains mature content. The theater is located at 210 North Church St. in Smithfield. Info: smithfieldlittletheatre.org or 757-357-7338. In Ticket.
Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue
The film, music and ambiance of Bollywood hits the Ferguson Center (1 Avenue of the Arts, Newport News) stage at 8 p.m. Friday. "Taj Express: The Bollywood Musical Revue" is packed with Indian pop music, culture and energy that features vibrant costumes and talented performers. Tickets start at $28. Info: fergusoncenter.org or 757-594-8752. In Ticket.
Black History Month Celebration at Air and Space Center
The Virginia Air and Space Center (600 Settlers Landing Road, Hampton) celebrates the contributions of African-Americans in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. The event will honor Hampton-based mathematicians depicted in the movie "Hidden Figures" through multiple STEM-related activities. Info: vasc.org or 757-727-0900. In Ticket.
Arena Racing at Hampton Coliseum
Hampton Coliseum (1000 Coliseum Drive, Hampton) hosts ArenaRacingUSA at 7 p.m. Saturday. Racers will compete in the exciting family event, which includes plenty of crashing, flipping and cheering. Tickets are $14 for ages 13 and older, and $8 for ages 2-12. Info: hamptoncoliseum.org or 757-838-4203.
"I Come from Old Virginny" at Mariners' Museum
In honor of Black History Month, the Mariners' Museum (100 Museum Drive, Newport News) presents "I Come from Old Virginny" from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Presented by historian Carson Hudson, museum visitors will learn how the banjo helped enslaved Africans find their voice and how the instrument influenced both Virginian and American culture. Info: marinersmuseum.org or 757-596-2222.
An Evening with the Presidents at Kimball Theatre
Before Presidents Day, join former presidents George Washington, James Madison and Thomas Jefferson, Virginians all, at the Kimball Theatre (428 W. Duke of Gloucester St., Williamsburg) from 7:30-9:30 p.m. Sunday. Each president will discuss how he worked with Congress during his presidency. Info: colonialwilliamsburg.com or 888-965-7254.
"Sarajevo Roses" film debut at William and Mary
Two-time Pulitzer Prize nominated photojournalist Roger Richards' new documentary film "Sarajevo Roses" debuts at William and Mary's Tucker Hall (350 James Blair Dr., Williamsburg) 5 p.m. Tuesday. Richards, as well as others involved in the film, will attend the screening and participate in a question and answer session. The documentary accounts how civilians in conflicts around the world heal and rebuild their lives. The event is free and open to the public. Info: rogermrichards.com or 757-348-9591.
Joseph can be reached by phone at 757-374-3134.