Returning for its 15th appearance, The Strauss Symphony of America will present its traditional “Salute to Vienna” at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Music Center at Strathmore in North Bethesda. Featuring more than 75 musicians, European singers and dancers, the production hails a new year with Strauss waltzes, polkas and excerpts from “Die Fledermaus” and “The Merry Widow,” among others. For more information, visit www.strathmore.org.
In Prince George’s County, Frank Capra’s forever-enchanting holiday tale takes an on-air twist as The Laurel Mill Playhouse presents “It’s a Wonderful Life — The Radio Play” through Sunday. Directed by Michael Hartsfield, the seasonal favorite promises to transport audiences back to the days before surround sound and smart phones, when families gathered around the RCA to listen in to tales of romance and redemption. For more information, visit www.laurelmillplayhouse.org.
Tonight in Fairfax, pay tribute to one of country’s most enduring entertainers, with the 17th annual Hank Williams tribute show. Featuring performers Claire Lynch, Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer, Robin & Linda Williams & Their Fine Group and many more, the fun begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $29.50. For more information, visit www.birchmere.com.