Boston-area to do list

Liz Lauren

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What’s happening in and around Boston:

The bare necessities Here they are: “The Jungle Book” is based on Disney’s animated film and Rudyard Kipling’s 1893 stories. Tony-winning Mary Zimmerman wrote the book and directs the musical set in the Indian jungle, where we meet the young Mowgli. 8 p.m. (through Oct. 13). $25-$135 (discounts available). Boston University Theatre, 264 Huntington Ave., Boston. 617-266-0800.

You’ll get plenty Stephen Stills, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, and Barry Goldberg are on a grand ride with their blues-rock band, The Rides. The guys’ debut album, “Can’t Get Enough,” features “the blues band of my dreams,” according to Stills. 8 p.m. $55-$65. The Wilbur Theatre, 246 Tremont St., Boston. 800-745-3000.

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