Musicals and plays running or opening soon.
‘WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?’
Through April 7. Husband and wife experience a night of dangerous fun and games, ending in a revelation. Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Rd. 704-376-3777;
‘THE EFFECT OF GAMMA RAYS ON MAN-IN-THE-MOON MARIGOLDS’
March 28-30. Tillie attempts to grow marigolds from radioactive seeds for the science fair while dealing with a self-centered mother and unstable sister. The Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216 Westmoreland Rd., Cornelius. 704-619-0429;
March 28-April 27. After her suicide, Veronica must return to Earth to relearn values. Carolina Actors Studio Theatre, 2424 N. Davidson St., Suite 113. 704-455-8542; www.nccast.com.
April 4-13. World premiere of Lori Fischer’s play about a mother and daughter coping with the 10th anniversary of the death of their son and brother. Duke Energy Theatre, 345 N. College St. 704-372-1000; www.astarvingartistproduction.com.
‘THE EXIT INTERVIEW’
April 10-27. A professor’s exit interview gets off to a rocky start and only gets worse when a gunman appears on campus. Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte, 650 E. Stonewall St. 704-342-2251;
April 12-21. Former Negro Baseball League star Troy Maxson’s bitterness at limitations due to racial politics are reflected in his life as a trash collector in 1957 Pittsburg. Pease Auditorium, CPCC, 1200 Sam Ryburn Walk. 704-330-6534; tix.cpcc.edu.
‘PINKALICIOUS: THE MUSICAL’
April 12-May 5. Pinkalicious suffers from a case of Pinkititis after eating too many pink cupcakes. McColl Family Theatre, 300 E. Seventh St. 704-416-4600; www.ctcharlotte.org.
April 13-21. Jim Hawkins learns lessons in friendship, loyalty and his conscience as he and Long John Silver look for treasure. Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour St., Davidson. 704-892-7953; www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org.
April 18-27. A young princess must evolve into a warrior queen to protect her dynasty during civil conflict in England. Duke Energy Theater, 345 N. College St. 704-372-1000, www.blumenthalarts.org/.
‘ALICE IN WONDERLAND’
April 26-28. Alice meets a white rabbit, dodo bird, a rapping caterpillar and the Queen of Hearts during her adventure in Wonderland. Matthews Community Center, 100 E. McDowell St., Matthews. 704-372-1000, www.carolinatix.org.
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