Chamber Music II

What: Program II is Lanner’s “Die Romantiker” Waltz, Golijov’s “Mariel” for cello and marimba and Dvorak’s Piano Quintet in A major.

When: 11 a.m. May 27

Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St.

Price: Tickets start at $25.

Chamber Music III

What: Program III is Bottesini’s “Gran Duo Concertante,” Cage’s “Variations II,” and Chausson’s Piano Trio in G minor.

When: 1 p.m. May 27

Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St.

Price: Tickets start at $25.

‘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: 1 p.m. May 27

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

Price: Tickets start at $35.

‘Le Grand C’

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

When: 2 p.m. May 27

Where: Memminger Auditorium, 56 Beaufain St.

Price: Tickets start at $35.

‘Night’s Dream’

What: This production of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” is set in a future primitive world of enchantment, where flesh-and-blood characters interact with puppets.

When: 3:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. May 27

Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St.

Price: Tickets start at $25.

Copland and Stravinsky

What: As part of the Intermezzi series, the Festival Orchestra’s program includes Copland’s “Music for the Theatre” and Stravinsky’s Pulcinella Suite.

When: 5 p.m. May 27

Where: Cathedral Church of St. Luke and St. Paul, 126 Coming St.

Price: Tickets start at $25.

Iiro Rantala

What: Fluent jazz improviser, poetic composer and virtuosic classical pianist, Iiro Rantala.

When: 5 p.m. May 27

Where: Simons Center Recital Hall, 54 St. Philip St.

Price: Tickets start at $30.

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. May 27

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

Price: Tickets start at $35.

2 operas

What: An operatic double-bill, both works are steeped in the anguish of a woman’s love. Giacomo Puccini’s first opera, “Le Villi” and Umberto Giordano’s “Mese Mariano” will be sung in Italian with English supertitles.

When: 7 p.m. May 27

Where: Sottile Theatre, 44 George St.

Price: Tickets start at $25.

The Punch Brothers

What: Mandolinist Chris Thile, guitarist Chris Eldridge, bassist Paul Kowert, banjo player Noam Pikelny and violinist Gabe Witcher make their return to the festival.

When: 7 p.m. May 27

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

Price: Tickets start at $35.

Pamela Z

What: In this “Music in Time” concert, pioneering composer and vocalist Pamela Z combines operatic bel canto, extended vocal techniques, text and sampled sounds in a multimedia performance idiom.

When: 9 p.m. May 27

Where: Memminger Auditorium, 56 Beaufain St.

Price: Tickets start at $25.