Through July 13. A Stephen Sondheim/John Weidman musical about people who’ve attempted to kill U.S. presidents. Carolina Actors Studio Theatre, 2424 N. Davidson St. 704-455-8542; www.nccast.com.
‘WILLY WONKA JR.’
Through July 14. In an abbreviated version of Roald Dahl’s classic story, candy maker Willy Wonka searches for a successor among five golden ticket winners. Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Rd. 704-376-3777; www.theatrecharlotte.org.
‘THE COMEDY OF ERRORS’
July 11-21. Shakespeare Carolina performs the Bard’s comedy about long-separated twin brothers and their twin servants, done in an outdoor festival setting with buskers and street performers. Winthrop University Amphitheatre, 701 Oakland Ave., Rock Hill. www.shakescar.org.
‘CRUMBS FROM THE TABLE OF JOY’
July 12-20. Evening Star Productions does Lynn Nottage’s memory play about a rural father who moves his children to New York City to help them get over their mother’s death. Duke Energy Theatre, Spirit Square, 345 N. College St. 704-372-1000; www.carolinatix.org.
‘MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT’
July 19-27. The legendary story of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, featuring show girls, killer rabbits, the French and cows. Halton Theater, 1206 Elizabeth Ave. 704-330-6534; tix.cpcc.edu.
July 26-27. A family-friendly version of the popular musical about high school romance and friendships. Matthews Community Center, 100 McDowell St. East, Matthews. 704-846-8343; www.carolinatix.org.
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