Groundbreaking comic and star of the Netflix comedy series Lady Dynamite helps LI kick off 2019 in style with an incendiary set. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington, paramountny.com. $24.50-$120. 8 p.m. Jan. 18.
The coolest Scottish ’80s funk-punk band you never heard of will play singles “Shoot You Dow,” “Rainy Day,” and “One Day” for their cult following. My Father’s Place, 1221 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn, myfathersplace.com $40. 8 p.m. Jan. 18.
Renowned for her classic recording of her timeless signature song “Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue,” Crystal also scored with her multi-format hits “You’ve Been Talking In Your Sleep,” “When I Dream,” and “Half the Way.” The Suffolk Theater, 118 E Main St., Riverhead. suffolktheater.com $60-$75. 8 p.m. Jan. 18.
MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL
Four women at a lingerie sale with nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more! Gateway Playhouse, 215 South Country Rd, Bellport, thegateway.org $49-$69. Jan. 18-20.
FINE WINE AND FOOD FESTIVAL
Indulge in the best cuisine and libations LI has to offer with a sizable selection of unlimited samples of spirits, beer, wine, and cider, along with top-notch food from local vendors, restaurants and food trucks. VIP members can participate in a one-on-one session with master sommelier Sean Ganter, as well as a meet and greet with New York Mets legends Doc Gooden and Mookie Wilson. NYCB Live, Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 1255 Hempstead Tpke., Uniondale, nycblive.com. $49-$125. 11:30 a.m., 4 p.m. Jan 19.
ELECTRIFY YOUR MUSIC BENEFIT CONCERT
Ex-Trans-Siberian Orchestra member Mark Wood and his band, the Mark Wood Experience, team up with his former group, Southern rock staples the Deep River Band for a one-night-only rock extravaganza benefitting the nonprofit Mark Wood Electrify Your Music Foundation, putting instruments in the hands of underserved youth. Food and drinks are available, and a silent auction will be held. Polish Hall, 5 Pulaski Pl., Port Washington. $25-30. 7 p.m. Jan. 19.
PETER ASHER & JEREMY CLYDE
Peter Asher of Peter & Gordon joins forces with Jeremy Clyde of Chad & Jeremy for an unforgettable evening of music and memories featuring songs and stories from their ’60s heyday. My Father’s Place, 1221 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn, myfathersplace.com $55. 8 p.m. Jan. 19.
THE VERVE PIPE
With a reputation for spectacular live performances, these multiplatinum alternative rockers are recognized worldwide for their hits “Photograph,” “Hero,” “Happiness Is,” “Never Let You Down” and the No. 1 smash single “The Freshmen.” YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts, 37 West Main St., Bay Shore, boultoncenter.org $30-$35. 8 p.m. Jan. 19.
The grizzled former sidekick to Howard Stern and Beer League star brings his stand-up act to town. Opening are “The Reverend” Bob Levy, Adam Parsons, Travis Grant, and Sean S. Brown. Hosted by Vinny Beedle. Revolution Bar and Music Hall, 140 Merrick Rd., Amityville, revolutionliny.com $40-$60. 8 p.m., 10:30 p.m. Jan. 19.
WINTER RUN SERIES 5K
The third race in this charity series takes place in scenic Sunken Meadow State park. Refreshments, awards and raffle prizes are also available. Sunken Meadow State Park, Rt. 25A and Sunken Meadow Pkwy., Kings Park. parks.ny.gov/events. $15. 11 a.m. Jan. 20.
THE SNOW QUEEN
The Hudson Vagabond Puppets take on the classic tale by Hans Christian Andersen with giant marionettes, music and lots of dancing. Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts, 71 East Main St., Patchogue, patchoguetheatre.org $20-$30. 11 a.m., 2 p.m. Jan. 20.
BLACK & WHITE GALA
The Long Beach-based no-kill animal shelter nonprofit Posh Pets Rescue and adoption service holds its fundraiser gala luncheon to support the program and animals in need all over Long Island. Food options include pastas, salads, potatoes, vegetables, vegan dishes, pastries, and unlimited soda and wine. DJ Lady Andrea provides the soundtrack for a variety of raffles and other can’t-miss events. Pompei Catering, 401 Hempstead Ave., West Hempstead. $85. 12 p.m. Jan. 20.
CHAZZ PALMINTERI’S A BRONX TALE
The incomparable writer-director and Bronx native adapts his award-winning 1993 film for the stage in a musical tour-de-force that must not be missed. The Paramount, 370 New York Ave., Huntington, paramountny.com. $59.50-$175. 8 p.m. Jan. 20.
Elle King’s dad, aka the Saturday Night Live alum who starred in Deuce Bigalow:Male Gigalo, The Hot Chick, and 50 First Dates brings his ridiculous form of comedy to LI. The Suffolk Theater, 118 E Main St., Riverhead. suffolktheater.com $45-$60. 8 p.m. Jan. 20.