Musicals and plays running or opening soon.
Through Saturday. In the present-day Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mama Nadi both protects and profits from the women whose bodies are battlegrounds during civil war. Duke Energy Theater at Spirit Square, 345 N. College St. 704-372-1000; www.blumenthalarts.org.
‘THE TAMING OF THE SHREW’
Through June 16. Meghan Lowther and J.R. Adduci star as Katherine and Petruchio in a Wild West setting of William Shakespeare’s comedy by Charlotte Shakespeare. Outdoors on The Green, First and Tryon streets. 704-625-1288; www.charlotteshakespeare.com.
‘THE DIVINE SISTER’
Through June 22. A resolute mother superior experiences challenges as she tries to build a new school for her convent. Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte, 650 E. Stonewall St. 704-342-2251; www.actorstheatrecharlotte.org.
‘9 TO 5’
Through June 15. Three female co-workers concoct a plan to get even with their sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical boss. Halton Theater, 1206 Elizabeth Ave. 704-330-6534; tix.cpcc.edu.
‘CHARLOTTE SQUAWKS NINESENSE’
Through June 29. The ninth edition of the annual satirical musical revue, which takes on everything from politics to the Panthers. 8 p.m. Booth Playhouse, 130 N. Tryon St. 704-372-1000; www.carolinatix.org.
June 21-June 27. A middle-aged baseball fanatic trades his soul to the devil for a chance to lead his team to victory against the New York Yankees. Halton Theater, 1206 Elizabeth Ave. 704-330-6534; tix.cpcc.edu.
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