Enjoy the artistry of bassoonist Frank Morelli, associate professor of music, as he joins the Yale Concert Band in a performance of Stephen Gryc’s “Guignol: Concerto for Bassoon and Small Wind Orchestra” and Herbert L. Clarke’s “From the Shores of the Mighty Pacific,” among other pieces. Free. Woolsey Hall, 500 College St. 7:30 p.m.
Attend a symposium that examines “how we think about fact, image, and knowledge, centering on the various ways that claims to truth are complicated by both being passed on to the public and new modes of circulation.” Free. Lecture hall, Sterling Memorial Library, 120 High St. 9:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Experience the Yale Cabaret’s latest production, which dramatizes the story of two Nicaraguan brothers who are at odds when their views on identity and the American Dream collide. At the expense of their relationship, each makes conflicting decisions to pursue their dreams. Performances will be also be held on Saturday. Tickets: $12-$25. 217 Park St. 8 p.m. & 11 p.m.
Immerse yourself in all things guitar at the 10th annual Guitar Extravaganza, featuring internationally celebrated artist David Russell. The event will include concerts, workshops, demonstrations, and more. Tickets: $5-$45. Morse Recital Hall, 470 College St. 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
View a screening of a 35mm print of director Michelangelo Antonioni’s classic drama about the disappearance of a young woman during a boating trip in the Mediterranean, and the subsequent search for her by her lover and her best friend. Free. Whitney Humanities Center, 53 Wall St. 8 p.m.
Attend a production that connects operatic tradition to the sounds of the story’s South American jungle setting. A new presentation of the first Spanish-language opera commissioned by celebrated U.S. opera companies. Sung in Spanish with English supertitles. A performance will also be held on Sunday. Tickets: $19-$54. Shubert Theatre, 247 College St. 8 p.m.
Explore the work of Ford Madox Brown, Edward Burne-Jones, and John Everett Millais, among other artists. This exhibition represents the spectrum of avant-garde practices of the Victorian period through a selection of paintings, drawings, watercolors, and decorative art. On view through May 10. Free. Yale Center for British Art, 1080 Chapel St. Noon-5 p.m.
Catch Tilda Swinton and John C. Reilly in director Lynne Ramsay’s story of a family reeling from a son’s unthinkable violence. Adapted from the novel by Lionel Shriver, much of this psychological thriller was filmed in Stamford, Connecticut. Free. Whitney Humanities Center, 53 Wall St. 2 p.m.
Take an interactive tour of the Yale University Art Gallery’s history, architecture, and encyclopedic collection. The tours focus on a handful of objects chosen to showcase both the permanent collection and special exhibitions currently on view; no two tours are the same. Free. 1111 Chapel St. 1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.