Epic Songs Across the Steppe, A performance of Ukrainian and Kyrgyz epic songs. Fri., Feb. 23 at 7pm. $15, $13 seniors & members, $10 students. THE UKRAINIAN MUSEUM, 222 E. 6 th St., bet 2nd & 3rd Aves. 212-228-0110. www.ukrainianmuseum.org.

Giovanni’s Atrium, 100 Washington St., 212-513-4133: WEEKLY JAZZ PERFORMANCE, Hear jazz vocalist Kathryn Farmer, pictured above, perform every Friday.

Greenwich House Music School, Renee Weiler Concert Hall, 46 Barrow St., 212-242-4770: ALLEN SHAWN, A program of his recent music, including “Childhood Scenes (2002), for clarinet, violin, cello & piano. Thurs., March 1 at 8pm. $15, $10 students & seniors.

Greenwich Village Bistro, 13 Carmine St.; 212-206-9777: WHIRLED MUSIC, Series presents artists performing Jazz, Blues, New Soul, Bluegrass and more. Takes place nightly. No cover.

The Theater for the New City, 155 1st Ave., corner E. 10th St., 212-352-3101, www.nyukuleleensemble.com: UKULELE ENSEMBLE, New York’s only all-ukulele orchestra performs a concert in celebration of the release of their new CD. Sat., Feb. 24 at 8pm. $15.


The Encounter of Juan Bobo & Pedro Animal, Children participate in a circus-style play and in turn see how two charming characters from the Dominican Republic & Puerto Rico find friendship, self-esteem and confidence. Sat., Feb. 24. TEATROSEA, Los Kabayitos Puppet & Children’s Theatre, CSV Cultural Center, 107 Suffolk St., 2nd floor, bet. Delancey & Rivington Sts. $12.50 kids, $15 adults. 212-529-1545. www.sea-online.info.

Henry and Mudge, Based on the best-selling picture books by Cynthia Rylant about a boy and his lovable 182-pound companion. Thru Jan. 20. LUCILLE LORTEL THEATRE, 121 Christopher St. $25. 212-279-4200.

Ruandi, A Cuban folktale about a boy’s adventures in his search for freedom. Presented in Spanish. Thru Jan. 28; Sat. & Sun. at 3pm. INSTITUTO ARTE TEATRAL INTERNACIONAL, 64 E. 4th St. $15, $10 kids, seniors & students. 212-505-6757. www.teatroiati.org.