Homegrown: This new play explores who the real victims are in the war on terror and circles around the Toronto 18. To Aug. 14, Theatre Passe Muraille Mainspace homegrown-theplay.weebly.com
Wok of Ages: Asiansploitation hit the T&T Supermarket, Aug 7, with Wok of Ages, a 30-minute laugh spree featuring sketches about your favourite foods from the Orient. 222 Cherry. asiansploitation.com.
Dusk Dances: Entering its 18th year, Dusk Dances is a Toronto-based outdoor dance festival whose mission is to awaken our senses to the city’s nature. Withrow Park, Aug 3-8, duskdances.ca.
Running Water: Running Water tells the story of Coral Agora who shares memories of growing up in a Toronto group home, Aug. 11-14, Alumnae Theatre. alumnaetheatre.com.
Arab on Radar: Without Arab On Radar, today’s noise-rock would be a lot duller. See them and others Aug. 7 at The Garrison.
Never Forgive Action Sixth Anniversary: With Sound Quest, Sweet Touch Foundation, Numeric and Dalia, NFA celebrates six years of blending hip-hop classics with two DJ duos funking it up. Aug. 6, Drake Underground, 1150 Queen W., $5.