Only in Sussex: This weekend
1. From Madison Square Garden to Japan, Jamie McLean is a battle-tested road warrior who’s toured plenty of places with his guitar.
McLean has toured internationally with NOLA greats Aaron Neville and the Dirty Dozen Brass Band. He’s shared the stage with royalty including Greg Allman, Trombone Shorty, Gov’t Mule and Blues Traveler.
On his latest album, “One and Only,” the singer-songwriter dishes up vocals that are deep-fried in Southern blue-eyed soul.
You can catch McLean in action at Dogfish Head Brewings & Eats, 320 Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach from 10 to 11:30 p.m., Friday. COST Free. INFO dogfish.com or 226-2739.
2. A progressive pair of liberal, white parents are blindsided when their daughter brings home with her black fiancé in the dramedy “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner.”
It’s the 1960s and her parents’ viewpoints on acceptance are put to the test. The pair is surprised to discover they’re not the only ones concerned about an interracial couple.
Laughs and drama will take center stage in “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner,” at Possum Hall, 441 Old Laurel Road, Georgetown at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday; and at 2 p.m., Sunday. COST $20 adult; $19 student/senior. INFO possumpointplayers.org or 856-3460.
3. George Gershwin’s famed opera “Porgy and Bess” will appear on the big screen via “The Met: Live in HD.”
The production stars bass-baritone Eric Owens and soprano Angel Blue in the title roles. Director James Robinson’s stylish show takes audiences to Catfish Row, a lively setting that sees music, dancing, emotion and heartbreak.
The Rehoboth Beach Film Society is a host site for “The Met,” a 10-performance season of live opera performances transmitted in high-definition video via satellite from the Metropolitan Opera in New York.
“Porgy and Bess” will get underway at Cinema Art Theater, 17701 Dartmouth Drive, Lewes at 12:30 p.m., Saturday. COST $15 to $22. INFO Rehobothfilm.com or 313-4032.