The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will host a talk, "Shakespeare in Love: Selling the Bard," by Geoff Ridden, professor emeritus, University of Winchester, England, from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 1, at Carpenter Hall on the OSF campus, 44 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. Admission is $12, $8 for ages 6 through 17. Call 541-482-4331 or see osfashland.org.
Vocalist Cilette Swann and multi-instrumentalists Roman Morykit and Mike Stevens will perform acoustic soul and folk at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Tickets are $26 for the concert only, $40 for wine, appetizers and a meet-and-greet with the musicians, and can be purchased at gypsysoul.com or Music Coop, 268 E. Main St., Ashland. See grizzlypeakwinery.info or call 541-482-5700.
Former American idol contestant Chris Daughtry and his rock band will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 S. First St., Jacksonville. The band is best known for Top 40 hits "It's Not Over" and "Waiting for Superman." Fellow rockers Elvis Monroe will open the show. Alphalux performs at 6 p.m. in the Performance Garden. Tickets are $34 to $67 and can be purchased at brittfest.org, at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford, by calling 800-882-7488, or at the gate. No outside alcohol will be permitted at the show.
Sacramento nine-piece ensemble Ideateam — consisting of two guitars, bass, drums, percussion, a brass section and a rotation of vocalists — will explore all avenues of groove at 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2, at Howiee's on Front, 16 N. Front St., Medford. Admission is free.
Jacksonville Farmers Market
The market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Sunday through Oct. 15 at the Historic Jacksonville Courthouse, 206 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville. Look for local produce, fresh baked goods, naturally raised beef, local seafood, beverages, treats, prepared foods, arts, crafts and live music. Music is from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Pets are allowed.