The romantic, rustic themes of Tchaikovsky will sing out when Hawai‘i Symphony Orchestra performs some of his most popular works, with the great pianist Olga Kern returning to perform his first piano concerto.
7:30 p.m. June 9, 4 p.m. June 10 / Blaisdell Concert Hall / $34-$92 / ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000
R&B legends Boyz II Men, who presided over a ’90s boom era of pop music (“I’ll Make Love to You,” “End of the Road”), have transferred a scheduled appearance from the Waikiki Shell to Blaisdell Arena.
6 p.m. / Blaisdell Arena / $34-$99 / ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000
Grammy-nominated Swedish electro-pop duo Little Dragon, known for mixing up club sounds and R&B in sparkling, original combinations, returns to Honolulu.
8 p.m. / The Republik / $45 / jointherepublik.com or 941-7469
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Hawaii’s favorite newsman Joe Moore brings his friend, “Wheel of Fortune” host Pat Sajak, back to Hawaii for the perform “Dial M for Murder” to benefit Hawaii Theatre.
7 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays / Hawaii Theatre / $25-$75 / hawaiitheatre.com or 528-0506
Mexican comedian and musician Franco Escamilla ,who’s been nicknamed El o del Sarcasmo — The Master of Sarcasm — rolls into town with his sarcastic black humor.
8 p.m. July 1 / Hawaii Theatre / $35-$85 / hawaiitheatre.com or 528-0506
>> “Behind the Mele” with Napua Greig & Halau Na Lei Kaumaka o Uka has been rescheduled. 5:30 p.m. June 3. $45; 10-seat table with dinner $1000. eventbrite.com
>> “Last Comic Standing” standout Iliza Shlesinger plays two shows at The Republik. 5 and 8 p.m. Aug. 4. $29.50-$39.50; $104.50 VIP. jointherepublik.com or 941-7469