BARE BONES Jazz singer Madeleine Peyroux is equally at home in large theaters, smoky clubs or busking on street corners, though a return to the latter seems unlikely for the in-demand vocalist and songwriter. Touring in support of her new album, Bare Bones, Peyroux plays at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Boulder Theater, 2032 14th St. $42-$47.50. 303-786-7030 or www.bouldertheater.com.
FLEET FEET Featuring 31 dance cinema works by artists from around the world, the sixth annual Sans Souci Festival of Dance Cinema runs at 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday at the Dairy Center for the Arts, 2590 Walnut St., Boulder. The festival displays the art of dance through film, video, installation and live performances. $8-$12. www.thedairy.org or www.sanssoucifest.org.
SKA CRAZY One of the leading acts in the revival of third-wave ska, Florida’s Less Than Jake is touring in support of last year’s GNV FLA, a return to form for the group. Along with the Expendables and the Flatliners, the group plays at 8 p.m. Thursday at the Ogden Theatre, 935 E. Colfax Ave., Denver. $20 advance, $23 day of show, ages 16 and older. 303-830-8497 or www.ogdentheatre.net.