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Theater productions in the Charlotte area

Musicals and plays running or opening soon.

‘THE LAST DAYS

OF JUDAS ISCARIOT’

Through Saturday: Carolina Actors Studio Theatre does Stephen Adly Guirgis’ play, which takes place in a purgatory courtroom where famous characters discuss the nature of good and evil. 2424 N. Davidson St. 704-455-8542; www.nccast.com.

‘POSTSECRET THE SHOW’

Through Sunday: Three actors and projected video bring to life the website PostSecret.com, where people anonymously post confessions and tell stories about themselves. Booth Playhouse, 130 N. Tryon St. 704-372-1000; www.blumenthalarts.org.

‘THE RELUCTANT DRAGON’

Through Sunday: A heart-warming comedy based on Kenneth Grahame’s classic book about a peace-loving, poetry-spouting dragon who would much prefer a cup of tea to a battle. ImaginOn, 300 E. Seventh St. 704-973-2828. www.ctcharlotte.org.

‘OTHER DESERT CITIES’

Through May 10: Jon Robin Baitz’s play is about a woman who shows up at her wealthy parents’ desert home with a tell-all memoir, threatening to reveal a damaging secret. Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte, 650 E. Stonewall St. 704-342-2251; www.atcharlotte.org.

‘ANGELS IN AMERICA’

May 7-31. Tony Kushner’s two-part play, “Millennium Approaches” and “Perestroika,” runs in repertory (sometimes on the same day). Carolina Actors Studio Theatre, 2424 N. Davidson St. 704-455-8542; www.nccast.com.

‘HAIR’

May 16-June 1: The rock musical tells the story of the “tribe,” a group of hippies living in New York City and fighting against war, their conservative parents and society. Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Road. 704-376-3777; www.theatrecharlotte.org.

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