ART: Join established and emerging Bay Area artists for the monthly Sketch Tuesday, and score some original artwork for $5 to $30. And if there's room at the table, feel free to create your own sketch.

6 to 10 p.m. // 111 Minna Gallery (111 Minna St) // free

THEATER: John Doyle, director of Sweeney Todd and Company on Broadway, returns to A.C.T. to direct The Caucasian Chalk Circle, in which "objects turn into set pieces, discarded articles of clothing become costumes, and shrapnel is transformed into musical instruments." Come at 5:30 for a free pre-show discussion with Doyle tonight.

8 p.m. // American Conservatory Theater (415 Geary St) // $7.50-55

FILM: Women Advancing Microfinance (WAM) NorCal present a screening and discussion of Pray the Devil Back to Hell with guest speaker Christiana Bendu Hunter, president of the Association of Citizens and Friends of Liberia. The film is about the thousands of Liberian women who heroically came together to end civil war.

6 to 8:30 p.m. // Delancey Street Foundation, Screening Room (600 Embarcadero) // $10-20