Rickey Smiley & Friends will put on a comedy show at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Cotillion, 11120 W. Kellogg. Smiley, who bills himself as a "clean comic," has released five comedy CDs and has performed in comedy clubs and large venues across the country. He also appeared in the 2002 movie "Friday After Next" and was the host of the 2000 season of BET's "ComicView" and of the 2001-2002 season of the network's "The Way We Do It." The show is at 7:30 p.m., and doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $45, $35 and $29 in advance and Select-a-Seat outlets and are $48, $38 and $32 the day of the show. For more information and to charge tickets by phone call 316-722-4201.
Uche and Scott
"Uche and Scott and Two Guitars" is the title of a show scheduled for 8 p.m. Saturday at the Artichoke, 811 N. Broadway. The show will feature Uche Crash and his musical partner Scott Allan Knost. The show is a pre-St. Patrick's day celebration, and admission is $5.
Rock Island Live at 101 N. Rock Island is putting on a music event tonight called " Space Jam: A Futuristic Fly HiphopRockPop Experience." The show will feature several new artists, including J-Skratch, Antiosity, Bizniz Kid, Jesse Lives and Leroge. Doors open at 9 p.m., and the show starts at 10 p.m. Admission is $5.