Theater

Downtown

ARENA STAGE/KREEGER -- "Anna in the Tropics," through Nov. 21. Friday at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8, Sunday at 2 and 7:30, Tuesday at 7:30, Wednesday at noon and 7:30, Thursday at 8. 1101 Sixth St. SW. 202-488-3300 (TDD: 202-484-0247).

LINCOLN THEATRE -- "Def Poetry Jam," through Nov. 11. Tuesday-Thursday at 8. 1215 U St. NW. 202-397-7328 or 202-328-6000.

SHAKESPEARE THEATRE -- "Pericles," through Jan. 2. Tuesday-Wednesday at 7:30, Thursday at 8. The Lansburgh, 450 Seventh St. NW. 202-547-1122 (TDD: 202-638-3863).

TERRACE THEATER -- "Forbidden Christmas, or the Doctor and the Patient," through Nov. 14. Wednesday-Thursday at 7:30. At the Kennedy Center, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

THEATER LAB -- "Shear Madness," indefinitely. Friday at 9, Saturday at 6 and 9, Sunday at 3:30 and 7, Tuesday-Thursday at 8. At the Kennedy Center, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

WARNER THEATRE -- "Miss Saigon," through Nov. 14. Tuesday-Thursday at 8. 13th and E NW. 202-783-4000 or 202-397-7328.

Around Town

AFRICAN CONTINUUM Theatre Company -- "Two Trains Running," through Nov. 28. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 2, Wednesday-Thursday at 8. Kennedy Center Film Theater, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 202-529-5763.

ALDEN THEATRE -- "Twelfth Night" by the Aquila Theatre Company, Friday at 8. McLean Community Center, 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean. 703-790-0123.

BARNS OF WOLF TRAP -- The Amazing Kreskin, Friday at 8. 1635 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-218-6500 or 703-938-2404.

DIDACTIC THEATRE CO. -- "Stop Kiss," through Nov. 21. Thursday at 7:30. Warehouse Theater, 1021 Seventh St. NW. 202-248-0179.

FLESH & CANDOR ENSEMBLE -- "Revolution (Tingle Tangle No. 1)," through Sunday. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 7:30. Warehouse Theater, 1021 Seventh St. NW. 202-783-3933.

FOLGER -- "The Two Gentlemen of Verona," through Dec. 19. Thursday at 7:30. Folger Shakespeare Library, 201 East Capitol St. SE. 202-544-7077.

HAMMER AUDITORIUM -- "Wait Til You See Him, the Music of Rodgers and Hart," a cabaret evening by the Gay Men's Chorus of Washington, through Nov. 13. Friday-Saturday at 8. Hammer Auditorium, Corcoran Gallery of Art, 500 17th St. NW. 202-293-1548.

METROSTAGE -- "One Good Marriage," through Nov. 21. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 2 and 7, Thursday at 8. 1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria. 800-494-8497 or 703-548-9044.

NATIONAL THEATRE/HELEN HAYES Gallery -- The Hexagon Revue, Monday at 6 and 7:30. 1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 800-447-7400 or 202-628-6161.

OLNEY THEATRE -- "Blithe Spirit," through Sunday. Friday at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8, Sunday at 2. 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd., Olney. 301-924-3400.

QUOTIDIAN THEATRE -- "The Weir," through Nov. 28. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 2. The Writer's Center, 4508 Walsh St., Bethesda. 301-816-1023.

REP STAGE -- "St. Nicholas," through Nov. 21. Friday at 8, Saturday at 2:30 and 8, Sunday at 2:30 and 7:30. Theatre Outback, Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. 410-772-4900.

RONALD REAGAN BUILDING -- The Capitol Steps comedy troupe, indefinitely. Friday-Saturday at 7:30. Amphitheater, Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 202-397-7328 or 202-312-1555.

RORSCHACH THEATRE -- "Accidental Death of an Anarchist," through Nov. 14. Friday at 8, Saturday at 5 and 8, Sunday at 5, Thursday at 8. Calvary Methodist Church, 1459 Columbia Rd. NW. 800-494-8497 or 202-452-5538.

ROSSLYN SPECTRUM -- Chris Sullivan in "Rob Becker's Defending the Caveman," through Nov. 14. Friday at 7:30, Saturday at 5 and 8, Sunday at 3, Wednesday-Thursday at 7:30. 1611 N. Kent St., Arlington. 202-397-7328.

ROUND HOUSE/BETHESDA -- "The Diary of Anne Frank," through Dec. 12. Wednesday at 7:30, Thursday at 8. East-West Highway and Waverly Street, Bethesda. 240-644-1100.

SIGNATURE -- The Highest Yellow," through Dec. 12. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 2 and 7, Wednesday at 7:30, Thursday at 8. 3806 S. Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington. 703-218-6500.

SOUTH LAKES HIGH SCHOOL -- Comedian Adam Ace, Saturday at 8. 11400 S. Lakes Dr., Reston. 703-620-0567.

STUDIO -- "Ivanov," through Dec. 12. Friday at 8, Saturday at 2 (Saturday matinee is a "pay-what-you-can" show) and 8, Sunday at 2 and 7, Wednesday-Thursday at 8. 1333 P St. NW. 202-332-3300.

TEATRO DE LA LUNA -- "La Lechuga" ("The Lettuce"), in Spanish with English interpretation, through Nov. 13. Friday at 8, Saturday at 3 and 8, Thursday at 8. Theater II, Gunston Arts Center, 2700 S. Lang St., Arlington. 202-882-6227 or 703-548-3092.

THEATER ALLIANCE -- "Vox," through Monday. Sunday-Monday at 8. H Street Playhouse, 1365 H St. NE. 800-494-8497 or 202-396-2125.

THEATER J -- "A Bad Friend," through Nov. 28. Saturday at 8, Sunday at 3 and 7:30, Wednesday-Thursday at 7:30. Goldman Theater, D.C. Jewish Community Center, 1529 16th St. NW. 800-494-8497 or 202-777-3229.

WASHINGTON SHAKESPEARE CO. -- "Titus Andronicus," through Dec. 31. "Pay-what-you-can" preview, Thursday at 8. Clark Street Playhouse, 601 S. Clark St., Arlington. 800-494-8497 or 703-418-4808.

WASHINGTON STAGE GUILD -- "Pound," through Nov. 28. Friday at 8, Saturday at 2:30 and 8, Sunday at 2:30, Thursday at 7:30. 1901 14th St. NW. 240-582-0050.

WOOLLY MAMMOTH -- "Grace," through Dec. 19. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 7, Wednesday-Thursday at 8. Warehouse Theater, 1021 Seventh St. NW. 800-494-8497 or 202-393-3939.

Baltimore | Out of Town

CENTER STAGE -- "The Price," through Dec. 12. Thursday at 8. 700 N. Calvert St., Baltimore. 410-332-0033.

CHESAPEAKE SHAKESPEARE Company -- "Measure for Measure," through Saturday. Friday-Saturday at 8. Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Rd., Ellicott City. 410-752-3994.

EVERYMAN -- "The Drawer Boy," through Dec. 19. Tuesday-Thursday at 7:30. 1727 N. Charles St., Baltimore. 410-752-2208.

FELLS POINT CORNER -- "Enrico IV," through Nov. 28. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 2. 251 S. Ann St., Baltimore. 410-276-7837.

HIPPODROME -- "Thoroughly Modern Millie," through Nov. 14. Friday at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8, Sunday at 1 and 6:30, Tuesday-Thursday at 8. France-Merrick Performing Arts Center, 12 N. Eutaw St., Baltimore. 410-547-7328 or 410-752-7444.

PERFORMANCE WORKSHOP Theatre -- "Aria Da Capo" and "One for the Road," through Sunday. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 2. 28 E. Ostend St., Baltimore. 410-659-7830.

THEATRE PROJECT -- "Babel: How It Was Done in Odessa" by Stanislavsky Theater Studio, through Nov. 14. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 3, Thursday at 8. 45 W. Preston St., Baltimore. 410-752-8558.

WAYSIDE -- "Blithe Spirit," through Nov. 13. Friday-Saturday and Thursday at 8. 7853 Main St., Middletown, Va. 540-869-1776.

Community Theater

CASTAWAYS -- "Dracula," through Nov. 13. Friday-Saturday at 8. Ferlazzo Building, 15941 Donald Curtis Dr., Woodbridge. 703-508-5418.

FOUNDRY PLAYERS -- "The Laramie Project," through Nov. 21. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 2:30, Thursday at 8. Foundry United Methodist Church, 1500 16th St. NW. 202-332-3454.

GREENBELT ARTS CENTER -- "Godspell," through Nov. 20. Friday-Saturday at 8. 123 Centerway, Greenbelt. 301-441-8770.

KENSINGTON ARTS -- "The Rocky Horror Show," through Nov. 20. Friday-Saturday at 8. Kensingtown Town Center, 3710 Mitchell St., Kensington. 301-547-7101.

LAUREL MILL PLAYHOUSE -- "One-Act Play Festival," through Saturday. Friday-Saturday at 8. 508 Main St., Laurel. 301-617-9906.

LITTLE THEATRE OF ALEXANDRIA -- "Over the River and Through the Woods," through Nov. 20. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 3, Wednesday-Thursday at 8. 600 Wolfe St., Alexandria. 703-683-0496.

MONTGOMERY AVENUE Women's Center -- "Hope, Faith and Mangoes," Sunday at 2. Free. Rosborough Theater, Asbury Methodist Village, 201 Russell Ave., Gaithersburg. 301-216-5011.

ROCKVILLE MUSICAL THEATER -- "Ragtime," through Nov. 20. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 2. F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre, 603 Edmonston Dr., Rockville. 301-908-2498.

SPRINGFIELD -- "Love Letters," through Nov. 13. Thursday at 7:30. Immanuel United Methodist Church, 7901 Heritage Dr., Annandale. 703-866-6238.

College

BOWIE STATE U. -- "A Raisin in the Sun," through Sunday. Friday-Saturday at 7:30, Sunday at 2. Samuel Myers Auditorium, Bowie State University, 14000 Jericho Park Rd., Bowie. 301-860-3717.

CATHOLIC U. -- "The Women," through Nov. 14. Thursday at 7:30. Hartke Theater, Catholic University, 620 Michigan Ave. NE. 202-319-5358.

GEORGETOWN U./MASK & BAUBLE -- "The Love of the Nightingale," through Nov. 20. Thursday at 8. Poulton Hall, 37th and P NW. 202-687-4111.

GEORGETOWN U. -- "Precious Stones," through Nov. 10. Nov. 10 at 4:30. Free. ICC Auditorium, Georgetown University, 37th and O NW. 202-687-6933.

TOWSON U. -- "The Other Shore," through Nov. 20. Thursday at 8. Villa Julie College, 1525 Greenspring Valley Rd., Stevenson. 410-704-2787.

U. OF MARYLAND -- "The Trojan Women," through Nov. 13. Friday at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8, Tuesday-Thursday at 7:30. Kogod Theater, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, University of Maryland, Route 193 and Stadium Drive, College Park. 301-405-2787.

U. OF MARY WASHINGTON -- "Godspell," through Nov. 21. Thursday at 8. Klein Theatre, University of Mary Washington, 1301 College Ave., Fredericksburg. 540-654-1124.

Dinner Theater

CHESAPEAKE MUSIC HALL -- "Kiss Me, Kate," through Nov. 13. Friday-Saturday, dinner at 6, show at 8; Sunday, buffet at 12:30, show at 2:30. 339 Busch's Frontage Rd., Annapolis. 410-626-7515 or 800-406-0306.

LAZY SUSAN -- "Anything Goes," through Dec. 31. Friday, dinner at 6:30, show at 8; Saturday, dinner at 7, show at 8:30; Sunday, dinner at 6, show at 7:30; Tuesday-Thursday, dinner at 6:30, show at 8. U.S. 1 at Furnace Road, Woodbridge. 703-550-7384.

RIVERSIDE CENTER -- "Man of La Mancha," through Nov. 21. Friday- Saturday and Wednesday-Thursday, dinner at 6:30, show at 8; Sunday matinee, dinner at 1:30, show at 3. 95 Riverside Pkwy., Fredericksburg, Va. 540-370-4300.

TIMONIUM -- "Home for the Holidays," through Dec. 23. Saturday, dinner at 6:30, show at 8; Sunday, dinner at 4:30, show at 6; Thursday, dinner at 6:30, show at 8. 9603 Deereco Rd., Timonium. 410-560-1113.

TOBY'S -- "Miss Saigon," through Nov. 21. Friday-Saturday and Tuesday-Thursday, dinner at 6:15, show at 8:15; Sunday matinee, buffet at 10:30, show at 12:30; Sunday evening, dinner at 5:15, show at 7:15. 5900 Symphony Woods Dr., Columbia. 301-596-6161.

WAY OFF BROADWAY -- "The Goodbye Girl," through Saturday. Friday-Saturday, dinner at 6, show at 8. 5 Willowdale Dr., Frederick. 301-662-6600.

Dance

VIRSKY UKRAINIAN NATIONAL Dance Company, Friday at 8. Lyric Opera House, 140 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore. 202-397-7328, 410-547-7328 or 410-685-5086.

DANA TAI SOON BURGESS & CO. -- Friday at 8. Lincoln Theatre, 1215 U. St. 202-328-6000.

BANGARRA DANCE THEATRE -- "Bush," Friday and Saturday at 8. Kennedy Center Eisenhower Theater, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

JUMP RHYTHM JAZZ PROJECT -- Friday at 8, Saturday at 8 and Sunday at 4. Dance Place, 3225 Eighth St. NE. 202-269-1600.

VIRSKY UKRAINIAN NATIONAL Dance Company, Saturday at 3. Kennedy Center Concert Hall, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

AILEY II -- Saturday at 4 and 8. Black Rock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Dr., Germantown. 301-528-2260.

"TRUE TO FORM II" -- variety showcase, Saturday at 8 and Sunday at 7, with Ann Behrends, Emily Crews, Mikael Manoukian, Michele Morris, Stefan Sittig and Kimberly Tapper. Jack Guidone Theater, Joy of Motion Dance Center, 5207 Wisconsin Ave. NW. 202-362-3042.

U. OF MARYLAND DANCE Department graduate students, through Nov. 12. Thursday at 8. Dance Theatre, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, University of Maryland, Route 193 and Stadium Drive, College Park. 301-405-2787.

GEORGE MASON U. Dance Company, through Nov. 13. Thursday at 8. Center for the Arts Concert Hall, George Mason University, 4400 University Dr., Fairfax. 703-218-6500 or 703-993-8888.