Monday, November 4, 7 p.m.
Perfect Liars Club
Science Club, 1136 19th St., NW
Your favorite slumber party game takes the stage during this night of storytelling and deception (just don't come in pajamas, please). Four pro tale-spinners each have a story, and only three of them are true. Hone your micro-expression detective skills as you determine who is lying and who is not.
Deal nearby: Odéon Café
Tuesday, November 5, 7:30 p.m.
Musical Premiere of If/Then
The National Theatre, 1321 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Welcome Idina Menzel back to the stage with this musical, the first since her award-winning role in Wicked. Yes, like you're some sort of famous person (and maybe you are?), you can see If/Then before it hits Broadway next year.
Deal nearby: Rasoi Indian Kitchen
Wednesday, November 6, 7 p.m.
Woodrow Wilson House, 2340 S St., NW
Set inside a 100-year-old mansion, this Roaring '20s party boasts an open bar of vintage cocktails, a live swing quartet and a dance demo by Jam Cellar. Turn your inner Gatsby into an outer Gatsby, and you might just snag a prize.
Deal nearby: Larry's Lounge
Thursday, November 7, 5 p.m.
Seeing Double: Phillips After
1600 21st St., NW
No need to do a double take — Phillips celebrates Van Gogh's own copy-cat paintings at event. Attendees can guffaw at look-a-likes with food and drink in hand while enjoying the musical stylings of The Redd Brothers. If you're on the hunt for a doppelganger (and maybe a prize), enter the find-your-twin contest. If you already have a doppelganger bring 'em on in for free admission.