PICK OF THE DAY
Brothers in song It’s not surprising that Eddie and Anthony Edwards look just like each other (they’re identical twins). What’s unusual is that they also look like Elton John, Cher, Stevie Wonder, Barbra Streisand, Tina Turner, Roy Orbison, and Elvis. In ‘‘The Edwards Twins: 2 Brothers, 100 Stars,’’ Anthony covers the males, while Eddie generally plays the ladies. See the pair sing, dance, act, and impersonate a host of superstars. Jan. 12-22. Thurs 7:30 p.m., Fri and Sat 8 p.m., Sat 3 p.m., Sun 2 p.m. $32-$35, $4 off seniors. Stoneham Theatre, 395 Main St., Stoneham. 781-279-2200, www.stonehamtheatre.org
Like a dream Things aren’t always what they seem in the photographs in “Processes and Dreams.’’ The group exhibition of pictures mines the territory of the subconscious and the line between fantasy and reality. Jan. 12-Feb. 28. Tues-Sat 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Reception Jan. 13, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Panopticon Gallery, Hotel Commonwealth, 502C Comm. Ave., Boston. 617-267-8929, www.panopticongallery.com
Improv yourself At Filmprov, found objects dance on screen in filmmaker Kate Matson’s work while musicians including Mark Harvey, Peter Bloom, and Tim Ray interpret what they see with free improvisation. Jan. 13, 7:30 p.m. Free. Killian Hall, 160 Memorial Drive, Cambridge. filmprov.tripod.com
Power of three German filmmakers make movies about the same thing in “Dreileben,’’ a trilogy of individual yet interlocking films. See how Christian Petzold, Dominik Graf, and Christoph Hochhäusler interpret what happens after the escape of a convicted murderer. “Beats Being Dead’’ (Petzold): Jan. 13, 7 p.m.; Jan. 14, 9 p.m. “Don’t Follow Me Around’’ (Graf): Jan. 13, 9 p.m.; Jan. 14, 7 p.m. “One Minute of Darkness’’ (Hochhäusler): Jan. 15-16, 7 p.m. $9, $7 students/seniors. Harvard Film Archive, 24 Quincy St., Cambridge. 617-495-4700, hcl.harvard.edu/hfa
In a low key Bassist-about-town Greg Loughman is joined by fellow jazzers John Funkhouser (keys), Phil Sargent (guitar), and Mike Conners (drums) for his indie pop-rock-prog-jam-band Lowman. Together, they sound like “Elvis Costello meets Esperanza Spalding,’’ at least according to fan Tom Jenkins, who blogs about the group. Rockin’ the Rosebud is a quadruple bill with Lowman, Yankee Power, JVD & the Backporch Smokers, and the Scatter Gang. Jan. 13, 8:30 p.m. $5-$7. The Rosebud, 381 Summer St., Somerville. unregularradio.com/local-music-tickets
Scary stories Horror genius Edgar Allan Poe was born in 1809 Boston, and while he isn’t around anymore, his spirit remains. In “Edgar A. Poe: Master of the Macabre,’’ Rob Velella relates some of Poe’s spookiest tales. Jan. 14, 4 and 5:30 p.m. $12. Recommended for ages 16 and up, reservations suggested. Gore Place, 52 Gore St., Waltham. 781-894-2798, www.goreplace.org
Shaker it up During the 1960s, large-format photographs of the Harvard Shaker Village buildings were taken for the National Park Service’s Historic American Building Survey. Twenty-eight are on loan from the Harvard Historical Society for “Shaker Photographs.’’ Jan. 14-Feb. 26. Sat-Sun 1-5 p.m. By donation only. Fruitlands Museum, 102 Prospect Hill Road, Harvard. 978-456-3924, ext. 292; www.fruitlands.org Check websites or call to confirm events before going.
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Due to incorrect information provided to the Globe, an earlier version of this story misstated the price of the Fruitlands admission. Winter art gallery admission is by donation only.