Gandhi High, about a teen fighting poverty and violence, opens at 8 p.m. at Workman Theatre, 1001 Queen St. W., through Oct. 25. gandhihigh.ca
Journalist Ian Brown reads from his book, The Boy in the Moon: A Father’s Search for His Disabled Son, at McNally Robinson, 1090 Don Mills Rd., 7 p.m.
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Boys in the Photograph continues at Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King St. W. mirvish.com
Benefit for Get Grounded with Grainne Ryan, Darryl Costello, Roma Page and Amanda Kaye, 8 p.m. at Drake Underground, 1150 Queen St. W. $10
Weather Makers author Tim Flannery talks to Anna Maria Tremonti at the Reference Library, 789 Yonge St. Free.
The Hard Rock Café, 279 Yonge St., hosts Women in Music at 6 p.m., as part of its Pinktober events. $10.
Mix of Six: Oct 13