The week ahead
Resident Ensemble Players show: Tonight and Thursday at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday at 2 p.m.; at Roselle Center for the Arts,
130 Amstel Ave. REP will perform “Tartuffe,” which tells the story of Tartuffe, who masquerades as a pious man of the cloth while working to swindle the gullible Orgon out of his fortune, daughter, and reputation. But everyone else in the household smells a rat. When Tartuffe is threatened with exposure, he ups both the ante and the hilarity. Tickets $15 to $30. Call (302) 831-2204 or visit www.rep. udel.edu. Ag Day: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at University of Delaware agriculture campus, 531 S. College Ave. UD’s annual celebration of agriculture will feature a petting zoo, demonstrations, music, food vendors and more. Free. Drug take-back event: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Newark Police Department, 220 S. Main St. Residents are encouraged to drop off any expired, unwanted, or unused medications to officers for destruction. Prescription and over-the-counter drugs will be accepted, including liquid products and creams in their containers. Free. Theater performance: Saturday, 8 p.m., at Chapel Street Playhouse, 27 N. Chapel St. Starting at 8 p.m., Friday, six playwrights will work overnight to create six original 10-minute plays. By morning, the plays will be delivered to directors who will then choose their casts and begin rehearsals. The performance begins just 24 hours after the work began. All tickets $5. Orchestra concert: Sunday, 3 p.m., at Bayard Sharp Hall, 23 S. Main St. The Newark High School senior recital features Heidi VonDuyke on cello and Amelia Way on viola. For more events, visit newarkpostonline.com/calendar. To submit listings, go online or email email@example.com. Information runs in the print edition as space is available.
A University of Delaware ag student gives a presentation about dairy cows at last year’s Ag Day.