The Burbank Public Library presents Bonnie D. Stone, author of “San Andreas Ain’t no Fault of Mine: Guide to the Antelope Valley,” at 7 p.m. at the Burbank Central Library auditorium, 110 N. Glenoaks Blvd., Burbank. The author will give a talk with slides about the region’s most unusual places. For more information, call (818) 238-5600.
The Falcon Theatre presents preview performances of the Troubadour Theater Company’s “Oedipus the King, Mama!” directed by Matt Walker at 4252 W. Riverside Drive, Burbank. The musical parody brings together Sophocles’ twisted tragedy, “Oedipus the King,” and the music of Elvis Presley. Admission price is between $27.50 and $30. The play opens Friday and closes Sept. 27. Ticket prices range between $32.50 and $55. For more information, call (818) 955-8101 or visit www.falcontheatre.com.