ABBA Mania March 16, 8 p.m. Prince Music Theater 1412 Chestnut St. $29.50-$45, 215-569-9700 www.princemusictheater.org Stopping in Philly and playing one show only is ABBA Mania, the world's top touring ABBA tribute. The two-hour live concert performance is sure to please any and all ABBA fans as they churn through hits such as “Dancing Queen,” “Waterloo,” Mamma Mia” and more.
Celtic Nights Saturday, 8 p.m. Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts 3680 Walnut St. $20-$55, 215-898-3900 www.annenbergcenter.org Celtic Nights is a celebration of the Celtic heritage through musicianship and dancing. This history of the Celtic people is told using some of Ireland’s most prominent singers and step dancers. After the performance, stick around for a meet and greet with the artists.
Bury The Dead March 16, 3 p.m. Laurel Hill Cemetery 3822 Ridge Ave. $20, 215-228-8200 www.thelaurelhillcemetery.org Experience the Renegade Company, a Philadelphia-based theatrical group, retell the story “Yellow Birds” by Kevin Powers. The story focuses around war and the life of a soldier and examines life and death. A fitting location, the Laurel Hill Cemetery is sure to provide atmosphere as the backdrop for the performance.
Juicy J Thursday, 7 p.m. TLA 334 South St. $41.50, 215-922-1011 www.tlaphilly.com Southern hip-hop is invading Philly as Tennessee rapper Juicy J comes to the TLA. The founding member of Three 6 Mafia is on the road supporting his 2013 album, “Stay Trippy,” and previewing his new album to be released later this year, “The Hustle Continues.”
The Glitch Mob Friday, 8:30 p.m. Electric Factory 421 N. 7th St. $28, 215-627-1332 www.electricfactory.info The Glitch Mob represents the biggest and best of the Los Angeles beat scene. They play electronic dance music and use MIDI controllers to create a signature sound. They are touring and performing songs from their new album, “Love Death Immortality,” released in February.
West Philadelphia Orchestra Friday, 9 p.m. Johnny Brenda’s 1201 Frankford Ave. $10-$12, 215-739-9684 www.johnnybrendas.com The West Philadelphia Orchestra is a live brass ensemble that started out playing Romanian ballads, Macedonian folk-dance songs and Bulgarian wedding music. They still play Eastern European music, but have graduated to playing original music that blend jazz, classical and sounds of the Balkan. Grab a beer and check out some truly original homegrown tunes.
Special Exhibition Panel: Place and Photography March 16, 3-4:30 p.m. Michener Art Museum 138 S. Pine St., Doylestown $10 for members, $20 for non-members 215-340-9800 www.michenermuseum.org Contemporary photographers Andrea Baldeck, Susan Bank and Ed Eckstein are unveiling an illustrated panel presentation. They focused on themes of identity and place and have been intertwined with the exhibition “Where Children Sleep: Photographs by James Mollison,” also at the Michener Museum.
The Big Quiz Thing March 16, 8:30 p.m. World Cafe Live 3025 Walnut St. $8, 215-222-1400 philly.worldcafelive.com Calling all game show lovers and eggheads! World Cafe Live is holding a live game show spectacular hosted by the star of the TV show ‘Quizmaster Noah Tarnow,” with trivia ranging from pop culture, to sports, to the completely absurd. Compete for cash prizes and the honor of saying, “I did it!”
Paul Mooney Thursday, 8 p.m.; Friday, 7:30 and 10p.m.; Saturday, 10 p.m. Helium Comedy Club 2031 Sansom St. $21-$30, 215-496-9001 www.heliumcomedy.com A comedy legend is in Philly this weekend. Known for his roles on "Chappelle’s Show" and as a writer for "Sanford and Son," "Good Times" and "In Loving Color," Paul Mooney brings a no-holds-barred roasting of pop culture icons and blatantly honest social commentary.