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Funny girl

PAULA POUNDSTONE The Sudbury native is putting the finishing touches on the album she taped at the Wilbur Theatre in February, and expects to release it by the end of the year. Poundstone has a unique, friendly style that makes each show different. Sept. 21,
7 and 10 p.m. $40. Bull Run Restaurant, 215 Great Road, Shirley. 877-536-7190, www.bullrunrestaurant.com

Clubs & Dance Nights

CAZZETTE There’s ABBA, Pippi Longstocking, and meatballs, and this DJ duo. Add Cazzette to the list of good things from Sweden. Sebastian Furrer and Alexander Björklund bring dub house to Boston on a September tour. Sept. 21, 10 p.m. Tickets: $20-$25. 21+. Royale, 279 Tremont St., Boston. 617-338-7699, www.royaleboston.com

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ANDY MOOR Electronic dance music DJ Moor has won tons of awards including a Grammy nomination for his remix of Delerium’s “Angelicus.” Be there when he steps into the booth to deliver his unique prog-trance sound. Sept. 21, 1-6 a.m. Tickets: $20. Rise, 306 Stuart St., Boston. www.riseclub.us

OKTOBERFEST DER BEEHIVE Having a barrel of fun is inevitable at this celebration of German food, drink, and music. For dinner, there’s German sausages, roast pork knuckle, and sauerkraut. For the party, there’s cold beer, fresh pretzels, and music by the Oktoberfest German Band. Sept. 26. Dinner from 5 p.m., music 8 p.m.-midnight. No cover. Dinner reservations recommended. The Beehive, 541 Tremont St., Boston. 617-423-0069, www.beehive
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Comedy

NORM MACDONALD Either see MacDonald at the Wilbur on Friday or wait a few days and get your Norm fix from the movie “Vampire Dog,” in which he gives voice to Fang, the title canine. The Wilbur show is the better option. Sept. 21, 7:30 and 10 p.m. $25-$32. Wilbur Theatre. 866-448-7849, www.thewilburtheatre.com

KEVIN MEANEY He was a player in ’80s Boston comedy, playing the Ding Ho and Stitches and stretching video cables into the street to interview passersby. Now Meaney makes himself the target in his hilarious Web series, “In the Middle,” with Henriette Mantel. Sept. 22, 8 p.m. $20. Davis Square Theatre, 255 Elm St., Somerville. 617-875-9522, www.bostoncomedy
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JUDAH FRIEDLANDER The World Champion will receive the Comedian of the Year Award earlier Saturday evening at the Boston Comedy Festival Finals at the Somerville Theatre, where Lenny Clarke will pick up the Lifetime Achievement Award. But this show is all Judah. Sept. 22, 10 p.m. $20. Davis Square Theatre, 255 Elm St., Somerville. 617-875-9522, www.bostoncomedyfestival
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