THEATER—Noël Coward's play Design for Living concerns a "disgusting three-sided erotic hotch-potch" between randy artists in the early 1930s, and features more bed hopping than your average teen soap. Artists Rep clearly knows their audience. PAC
Artists Repertory Theatre, 1515 SW Morrison, 7:30 pm, $20-25

MUSIC—It's a little too late for your New Year's kiss, but that's no excuse for missing Casiotone for the Painfully Alone—Casiotone's Owen Ashworth unites seemingly irreconcilable elements (dispassionate vocals, wistful lyrics, jangly pop optimism) with irresistible results. AH
w/Key Losers; Backspace, 115 NW 5th, 8:30 pm, $7, all ages

Your next seven days? Taken care of. My, What a Busy Week.