Saturday. Margo Wade-Morton debuts her play about a woman who finds that her newfound Christian faith doesn’t stop her past from haunting her. Little Rock Community Development Center, 401 N. Myers St. 704-236-9693; www.blessedblossom.eventbrite.com.
Through Saturday. The five-person troupe Actors from the London Stage presents Shakespeare’s drama about a jealous general who believes his wife has cuckolded him. Anne Belk Theater, Robinson Hall, UNCC. 704-687-8622; www.coaa.uncc.edu.
Through Sunday. Condenses all seven Harry Potter books into 70 madcap minutes, aided only by multiple costume changes, brilliant songs, ridiculous props and a generous helping of Hogwarts magic. McGlohon Theatre at Spirit Square, 345 N. College St. 704-372-1000; www.carolinatix.org.
Through Sunday. Quixotic Theatre makes its debut with Neil LaBute’s edgy comedy about a man who has to explain his attraction to an overweight woman to his boorish pals. UpStage, 3306 N. Davidson St. 704-430-4821; www.upstagenoda.com.
‘TARZAN: THE STAGE MUSICAL’
Through Sunday. Based on Edgar Rice Burrough’s classic novel, “Tarzan of the Apes,” Children’s Theatre of Charlotte’s musical tells the story of Tarzan, orphaned as a baby on the shores of West Africa and taken in to be raised by gorillas. ImaginOn, 300 E. Seventh St. 704-973-2828; www.ctcharlotte.org.
‘LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS’
Through Oct. 27. Matthews Playhouse does the Ashman-Menken musical about a carnivorous plant that comes to Earth to take over the world. Matthews Playhouse, 100 McDowell St., Matthews. 704-846-8343; www.matthewsplayhouse.com.
‘THE AMISH PROJECT’
Through Nov. 3. Divina Cook directs Jessica Dickey’s play, a fictional account of the Nickel Mines schoolhouse shooting and the slow emotional healing that followed. Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216-A Westmoreland Road, Cornelius. 704-619-0429; www.warehousepac.com.
‘ARSENIC AND OLD LACE’
Oct. 25-Nov. 10. Theatre Charlotte does Joseph Kesselring’s comedy about a drama critic bringing his lady friend home to meet his spinster aunts, who are serial poisoners. Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Road. 704-376-3777; www.theatrecharlotte.org.
‘THE BOOK OF MORMON’
Dec. 26-Jan. 5. A religious satire musical with book, lyrics and music by “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and Robert Lopez, a co-composer/co-lyricist of “Avenue Q.” It won nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Belk Theater, 130 N. Tryon St. 704-372-1000; www.carolinatix.org.
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