Theater

Downtown

ARENA STAGE/KREEGER -- Saturday at 7, Sunday at 1 and 7, Tuesday- Thursday at 7. 1101 Sixth St. SW. 202-488-3300 (TDD: 202-484-0247).

SHAKESPEARE THEATRE CO. -- "Othello," through Oct. 30. Friday at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8, Sunday at 7:30, Tuesday at 7:45, Wednesday at 7:30, Thursday at 8. The Lansburgh, 450 Seventh St. NW. 202-547-1122 (TDD: 202-638-3863).

TERRACE THEATER -- "Dracula" by Synetic Theatre, through Sept. 11. 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 -- "Menopause the Musical," through Wednesday. Wednesday at 7:30. 13th and E NW. 202-783-4000 or 202-397-7328.

Around Town

ACTORS' THEATRE OF WASHINGTON -- "Les Liaisons Dangereuses," through Sunday. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 7. Source Theatre, 1835 14th St. NW. 800-494-8497 or 202-319-7227.

AMERICAN CENTURY -- "It Had to Be You," through Oct. 8. Thursday at 8. Theater II, Gunston Arts Center, 2700 S. Lang St., Arlington. 703-553-8782.

CATALYST THEATRE CO. -- "Metamorphosis," through Oct. 15. Thursday at 7:30. Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, 545 Seventh St. SE. 800-494-8497.

FILENE CENTER -- "My Fair Lady," through Sunday. Friday at 8, Saturday-Sunday at 2 and 8. Wolf Trap Park, 1551 Trap Rd., Vienna. 703-218-6500 or 703-255-1860.

JOURNEYMEN THEATRE -- "Top Girls," through Oct. 1. Tuesday- Thursday at 8. Theatre on the Run, 3700 S. Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington. 703-920-5923.

LONGACRE LEA PRODUCTIONS -- "Energumen" and "The Real Inspector Hound," through Sunday. Friday-Saturday at 7:30, Sunday at 2. Callan Theatre, Catholic University, 620 Michigan Ave. NE. 202-460-2188.

METROSTAGE -- "The Sand Storm: Stories From the Front," through Sept. 25. Friday at 8, Saturday at 7 and 9, Sunday at 2 and 7, Wednesday- Thursday at 8. 1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria. 800-494-8497 or 703-548-9044.

OLNEY THEATRE -- "The Miracle Worker," through Sept. 11. Friday at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8, Sunday at 2, Tuesday at 7:30, Wednesday at 8, Thursday at 2 and 8. 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd., Olney. 301-924-3400.

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.

SIGNATURE -- "Urinetown," through Oct. 16. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 2 and 7, Tuesday-Wednesday at 7:30, Thursday at 8. 3806 S. Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington. 703-218-6500.

STUDIO -- "A Number," through Oct. 16. Wednesday-Thursday at 8. 1501 14th St. NW. 202-332-3300.

THEATER ALLIANCE -- "Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde," through Sept. 18. Friday at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8, Sunday at 2, Thursday at 8. H Street Playhouse, 1365 H St. NE. 800-494-8497 or 202-396-2125.

THEATER J -- "The Disputation," through Oct. 2. Saturday at 8, Sunday at 3 and 7:30, Tuesday-Thursday at 7:30 (Tuesday is a "pay-what-you-can" performance). Goldman Theater, D.C. Jewish Community Center, 1529 16th St. NW. 800-494-8497 or 202-777-3229.

WOOLLY MAMMOTH -- "After Ashley," through Oct. 9. "Pay- what-you-can" previews, Monday- Tuesday at 8; regular prices, Wednesday-Thursday at 8. 641 D St. NW. 202-393-3939.

ZEMFIRA STAGE -- "That Day in September," through Sept. 17. Friday-Saturday at 8. Admission is "pay-what-you-can." Manassas Church of the Brethren, 10047 Nokesville Rd., Manassas. 703-318-0619.

Baltimore | Out of Town

EVERYMAN -- "The Last Five Years," through Oct. 16. Wednesday-Thursday at 7:30. 1727 N. Charles St., Baltimore. 410-752-2208.

HIPPODROME -- "Disney's the Lion King," through Sunday. Friday at 8, Saturday at 2 and 8, Sunday at 1 and 6:30. France-Merrick Performing Arts Center, 12 N. Eutaw St., Baltimore. 410-547-7328 or 410-752-7444.

MARYLAND ENSEMBLE THEATRE -- "Wonder of the World," through Sept. 24. Friday-Saturday at 8, Sunday at 2, Thursday at 8. 31 W. Patrick St., Frederick. 301-694-4744.

Community Theater

ANNAPOLIS SUMMER GARDEN -- "A Chorus Line," through Saturday. Friday-Saturday at 8:30. 143 Compromise St., Annapolis. 410-268-9212.

Dinner Theater

LAZY SUSAN -- "Something's Afoot," through Oct. 16. 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 -- "Big River," through Oct. 30. 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 -- "Broadway Melodies," through Oct. 30. Friday- 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 -- "Grease," through Sunday. 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.

Dance

DANIEL BURKHOLDER/ The Playground -- "Songs That Sinatra Sung," Friday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

"DANCE FESTIVAL OF INDIA" -- Saturday at 4: Parilla Performing Arts Center, Montgomery College, 51 Mannakee St., Rockville. Sunday at 4: Thomas Jefferson Community Center, 125 S. Old Glebe Rd., Arlington. 703-532-5479 or 301-469-8529.

KANKOURAN WEST AFRICAN Dance Company -- "Koniaya" ("The Wedding"), Saturday at 8. Lisner Auditorium, 730 21st St. NW. 202-397-7328 or 202-994-6800.

MADHAVI MUDGAL -- Tuesday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).

MEISHA BOSMA -- "Handle With Care," through Sept. 16. Thursday at 6. Free. Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center Grand Foyer, 2700 F St. NW. 202-467-4600 or 800-444-1324 (TDD: 202-416-8524).