‘THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES’
Through Saturday. Three Bone Theatre makes its local debut with Eve Ensler’s play about female experiences. Some proceeds support the women’s shelter, Safe Alliance. Wine-Up, 3306-C N. Davidson St. www.threebonetheatre.com.
Through Sunday. Former Negro Baseball League star Troy Maxson’s bitterness at racial politics is reflected in his life as a trash collector in 1957 Pittsburg. Pease Auditorium, CPCC, 1200 Sam Ryburn Walk. 704-330-6534, tix.cpcc.edu.
‘ROMEO AND JULIET’
Through Sunday. The publicity for Shakespeare’s drama says, “In this deconstructed classic, Elizabethan verse encounters the world of texts, tweets and tumblr.” Robinson Hall, UNCC, off N.C. 49. 704-687-1849, www.unccboxoffice.com.
Through Sunday. 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.
Through April 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/.
‘THE EXIT INTERVIEW’
Through April 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, www.actorstheatrecharlotte.org.
‘PINKALICIOUS: THE MUSICAL’
Through 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.
‘ALICE IN WONDERLAND’
April 26-28. Alice meets a white rabbit, dodo bird, 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.
‘ME & JEZEBEL’
May 2-18. Bette Davis came for dinner and stayed…and stayed…and stayed! Duke Energy Theatre, 345 N. College St. 704-372-1000, www.queencitytheatre.com.
May 7-19. High-risk acrobatics are combined with music, dance, illustration, skateboarding and basketball. Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St. 704-372-1000, www.blumenthalarts.org.
The Charlotte Observer welcomes your comments on news of the day. The more voices engaged in conversation, the better for us all, but do keep it civil. Please refrain from profanity, obscenity, spam, name-calling or attacking others for their views.
Have a news tip? You can send it to a local news editor; email email@example.com to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Charlotte Observer.Read moreRead less