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Theater comings and goings this week

Irina Tsikurishvili and Ryan Sellers in Synetic Theater’s production of “The Taming of the Shrew.” (Johnny Shryock/Courtesy of Synetic Theater)

This week is your last chance to see Synetic Theater’s “The Taming of the Shrew,” and it’s also a good time to get tickets for upcoming shows, including Constellation Theatre Company’s “Metamorphoses.”

Last chance

Be Careful! The Sharks Will Eat You! closes Sunday at MetroStage.

“Side Man” closes Sunday at 1st Stage.

Synetic Theater’s The Taming of the Shrew closes Sunday at the Lansburgh Theatre.

Dogugaeshi closes Sunday at Studio Theatre.

Opening soon

In Five Little Monkeys,” monkeys go wild: shopping, baking and jumping on beds. April 27 through June 3 at Glen Echo Park, Adventure Theatre.

A real-life husband-and-wife acting team performs The Taming of the Shrew,” Shakespeare’s battle of the sexes. May 1 through June 10 at Folger Theatre.

Metamorphoses,” Mary Zimmerman’s Broadway show, is based on the myths of Ovid and presented by Constellation Theatre Company. May 2 through June 3 at Source.


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