Musical group Eighth Blackbird combines the finesse of a string quartet, the energy of a rock band and the audacity of a storefront theater company. Tickets are $8 students, $15 faculty/staff/military and $20 general public, and may be purchased at the Union Ticket Office in person, over the phone at 704-894-2135 or online at www.davidson.edu/tickets. 8 p.m. in the Duke Family Performance Hall. For more information call 704-894-2651. See Laurels for details.