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Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 02/06/2012

Theater comings and goings this week


Shirleyann Kaladjan and Alex Webb star in the Washington Stage Guild production of "Amelia, a Story of Abiding Love." (C. Stanley Photography/Courtesy of Washington Stage Guild)

This week is your last chance to see Washington Stage Guild’s “Amelia, a Story of Abiding Love,” and it’s also a good time to get tickets for upcoming shows, including “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” at Olney Theatre Center.

Last chance

American Century Theater’s Little Murderscloses Saturday. Gunston Arts Center Theater II, 2700 S. Lang St., Arlington. 703-998-4555. www.americancentury.org.

Washington Stage Guild’s Amelia, a Story of Abiding Love closes Sunday. Undercroft Theatre, Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church, 900 Massachusetts Ave. NW. 240-582-0050. www.stageguild.org.

La Cage Aux Folles closes Sunday. At the Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600. 800-444-1324. www.kennedy-center.org.

Mouse on the Movecloses Sunday. Imagination Stage, 4908 Auburn Ave., Bethesda. 301-280-1660. www.imaginationstage.org.

The Snowy Day closes Sunday. Adventure Theatre, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-634-2270. www.adventuretheatre.org.

Opening soon

Chesapeake Shakespeare Company stages the Bard’s tragic comedy The Merchant of Venice.” Feb. 17 through March 24. Oliver’s Carriage House, 5410 Leaf Treader Way, Columbia. 410-313-8661. www.chesapeakeshakespeare.com. $36.

In The Kids Are Alright,” the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington presents an adaptation of “Oliver Button Is a Sissy” and a new work, “Being In, Being OUT,” with Dreams of Hope. Feb. 18. Lisner Auditorium, 730 21st St. NW. 202-293-1548. www.gmcw.org. $20-$50.

Characters from Charles Schulz’s comic strip comes to life in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.” Feb. 22 through March 18. Olney Theatre Center, 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd., Olney. 301-924-3400. www.olneytheatre.org. $26-$54.

The Washington Stage Guild’s Husbands and Lovers explores love and how crazy it makes people. Feb. 23 through March 18. Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church, Undercroft Theatre, 900 Massachusetts Ave. NW. 240-582-0050. www.stageguild.org. $40-$50.

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