Today Chamber Music I

What: Program I is Xenakis’ “Rebonds” for solo percussion and Schubert’s String Quintet in C major.

When: 1 p.m.

Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St.

Price: Tickets start at $25.

Jared Grimes

What: Emerging contemporary tap phenomenon Jared Grimes creates a hybrid of tap, hip-hop and street jazz with his ensemble.

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Emmett Robinson Theatre, 54 St. Philip St.

Price: Tickets start at $35.

Compagnie Kafig

What: This all-male hip-hop ensemble presents two heart-stopping athletic dance pieces combining hip-hop, samba and capoeira dance styles.

When: 7:30 p.m. May 24

Where: TD Arena, College of Charleston Campus, 301 Meeting St.

Price: Tickets start at $15.

‘Matsukaze’

What: This opera about a traveling monk who encounters two ghostly sisters is the American premiere for Toshio Hosokawa, one of Japan’s most prominent living composers. Sung in German with English supertitles.

When: 7:30 p.m. May 24

Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St.

Price: Tickets start at $25.

‘Le Grand C’

What: Compagnie XY is a French circus spectacle of gravity-defying stunts, with trust as the performers’ only safety net.

When: 8 p.m. May 24

Where: Memminger Auditorium, 56 Beaufain St.

Price: Tickets start at $35.

Gregory Porter

What: The son of a minister, Grammy-nominated jazz lyricist and composer Gregory Porter brings to his music a haunting and powerful baritone sound.

When: 8:30 p.m.

Where: The Cistern Yard, 66 George St.

Price: Tickets start at $30.

Opening Night Fete

What: The Spoleto Opening Night Fete kicks off the 2013 season with an elegant block party with a cocktail supper, live music, a full bar and the company of festival artists and patrons. Festive cocktail attire.

When: 9 p.m.

Where: President’s House at College of Charleston, 6 Glebe St.

Price: $300; $350, includes a Section One ticket to Compagnie Kafig

‘Mayday Mayday’

What: Lead actor Tristan Sturrock relates his true story of recovery from a traumatic injury during May Day celebrations in Cornwall, England.

When: 9:30 p.m. May 24

Where: Emmett Robinson Theatre, 54 St. Philip St.

Price: Tickets start at $35.