STAND-UP—If you're only familiar with comedian Marc Maron through his wildly popular interview podcast WTF with Marc Maron, his stand-up will surprise you: Maron's a polished, experienced, hilarious comic who puts on a better and more confident show than his self-deprecating podcast might lead you to expect. AH
w/Ian Karmel; Aladdin Theater, 3017 SE Milwaukie, 7 pm, $25-27.50, all ages

POSTER ART SHOW—The Affiche Studio is one of the more undeniably cool local businesses, restoring poster art and paper memorabilia for an international client base. Their show opening tonight, The Long Road, features film, theater, and circus posters from '50s-'70s-era Poland and USSR. Betcha don't see that every day. MS
Lowell, 819 N Russell, opens Thurs Feb 28, 6-9 pm, through March 28, FREE