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Posted at 01:49 PM ET, 12/27/2011

Theater comings and goings this week


Natalie Berk and Alex Mills star in Synetic Theater’s production of Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet.” (Graeme B. Shaw/Courtesy of Synetic Theater)

Theater buffs, take note: This week is your last chance to see 10 area productions, and your chance to get tickets to three new shows.

Last chance

Romeo and Juliet closes Friday at Synetic Theater, 1800 S. Bell St., Arlington. 800-494-8497. www.synetictheater.org.

A Christmas Carol closes Saturday at Ford’s Theatre, 511 10th St. NW. 202-347-4833. www.fordstheatre.org.

Keegan Theatre’s An Irish Carol closes Saturday at Church Street Theater, 1742 Church St. NW. 703-892-0202. www.keegantheatre.com.

Bust” closes Saturday at Studio Theatre, 1501 14th St. NW. 202-332-3300. www.studiotheatre.org.

Pride and Prejudice closes Saturday at Round House Theatre, 4545 East West Hwy., Bethesda. 240-644-1100. www.roundhousetheatre.org.

The Santaland Diaries closes Saturday at the Shop at Fort Fringe, 607 New York Ave. NW. 202-213-2474. cityartisticpartnerships.org.

A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas closes Sunday at Olney Theatre Center, 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd., Olney. 301-924-3400. www.olneytheatre.org.

Equivocation closes Sunday at Arena Stage, 1101 Sixth St. SW. 202-488-3300. www.arenastage.org.

You, Nero closes Sunday at Arena Stage, 1101 Sixth St. SW. 202-488-3300. www.arenastage.org.

’Twas the Night Before Christmas closes Monday at Adventure Theatre, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-634-2270. www.adventuretheatre.org.

Opening soon

Scena Theatre presents Ibsen’s Hedda Gabler,” about a woman who stops at nothing to get what she wants. Jan. 7-29. H Street Playhouse, 1365 H St. NE. 703-683-2824. www.scenatheater.org. $10-$35.

American Century Theater stages Jules Feiffer’s comedy Little Murders Jan. 12 through Feb. 11. Gunston Arts Center Theater II, 2700 S. Lang St., Arlington. 703-998-4555. www.americancentury.org. $30-$35.

Commedia dell’arte troupe Faction of Fools tries its hand at an high-energy, 60-minute adaptation of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet.” Jan. 12 through Feb. 4. Flashpoint, 916 G St. NW. 202-315-1305. www.factionoffools.org. $10-$25.

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