COMMUNITY THEATER Montgomery County

Kensington Arts Theatre

Kensington Armory, 3710 Mitchell St., Kensington. 301-547-7101. Web site: www.katonline.org.

"Side Show," Nov. 15, 22 and 23.

"Songs for a New World," March 7-9, 14-16, 21 and 22.

"Steel Magnolias," May 2-4, 9, 11, 16-18.

Montgomery Playhouse at Asbury

James F. Rosborough Jr. Cultural Arts and Wellness Center at Asbury Methodist Village, 409 Russell Ave., Gaithersburg. 301-977-5751. Web site: www.montgomeryplayhouse.org.

"Once Upon a Mattress," Nov. 22-Dec. 22.

"It Happened in Harrods," Jan. 17-Feb. 2.

"Communicating Doors," March 28-April 13.

"Evita," May 30-June 29.

Musical Theater Center

Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center, Montgomery College, 51 Mannakee St., Rockville; or F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre, 603 Edmonston Dr., Rockville. 301-972-3175. Call for locations. Web site: www.musicaltheatercenter.org.

"Wizard of Oz," Jan. 10-25.

"Next Stop, Broadway," March 14-22.

"Les Miserables," June 26-29.

"The Music Man," Aug. 14-17.

Potomac Theatre Company

The Bullis School, 10601 Falls Rd., Potomac. 301-299-8571. Web site: www.srbnet.com/ptc.

"Guys and Dolls," Nov. 22-Dec. 8.

"Amadeus," March 21-30.

"Chain Links 2003," June 13-22.

Rockville Musical Theatre

F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre, 603 Edmonston Dr., Rockville. 301-972-3175. Web site: www.r-m-t.org.

"The Will Rogers Follies: A Life in Revue,"

Nov. 15-16, 22-23.

"Jesus Christ Superstar," July.

Rockville Little Theatre

F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre, 603 Edmonston Dr., Rockville. 301-340-1417. Web site: www.rlt-online.org/.

"The Rainmaker," Jan. 10-25.

"You Can't Take It With You," May 2-18.

Sandy Spring Theatre Group

Web site: www.sstg-home.org.

One-Act Play Festival, early 2003.

"Pinocchio," spring.

Silver Spring Stage

10145 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring. 301-593-6036. Web site: http://ssstage.dancinman.com/.

All shows are weekends only.

"The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window," Nov. 15-Dec. 14.

"Five Women Wearing the Same Dress," Jan. 10-Feb. 8.

"Ten Little Indians," Feb. 21-March 22.

"The Last of the Red Hot Lovers," April 4-May 3.

"True West," May 16-June 14.

"Fires in the Mirror," June 27-July 26.

Frederick County

The Fun Company Inc.

The Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 W. Patrick St., Frederick. 301-228-2828.

"A Christmas Carol," Dec. 5-7.

Fredericktowne Players Inc.

The Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 W. Patrick St., Frederick. 301-228-2828.

"Our Town," through Nov. 17.

"Witness for the Prosecution," Feb. 28, March 1, 7-9.

"Barefoot in the Park," May 9-10, 16-18.

"The King and I," July 18-20, 25-27.

Maryland Ensemble Theatre

Frederick Cultural Arts Center, 15 W. Patrick St., Frederick. 301-694-4744.

"A Christmas Story," Nov. 23-Dec. 22.

Maryland Regional Ballet

The Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 W. Patrick St., Frederick. 301-228-2828.

"The Nutcracker," Dec. 13-15.

"Cinderella," June 28-29.

Other Voices Inc.

The Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 W. Patrick St., Frederick. 301-228-2828.

"Alice in Wonderland," April 18-19.

CHILDREN'S THEATER

Adventure Theatre

Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-320-5331. Web site: www.nps.gov/glec/adtheat.htm.

All shows are weekends only.

"A Little Christmas House," Nov. 16-Dec. 22.

"Special Guest Performers," Dec. 26-31.

"Brave Irene," Jan. 18-Feb. 23.

"Walking the Winds," March 1-April 6.

"The Princess & the Pea," April 26-June 1.

"Mother Goose on the Loose," June 14-July 20.

"The Gingerbread Man," Aug. 2-Sept. 7.

BAPA's Imagination Stage

White Flint Mall, second level, next to Bloomingdale's, 11301 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda. 301-320-4386.

"Amelia Bedelia," through Jan. 12.

"Pinocchio Commedia, a Commedia Dell'Arte," Jan. 25-Feb. 9.

"Cinderella Eats Rice and Beans: A Salsa Fairytale," Feb. 15-March 23.

"Rapunzel," March 29-June 15.

"Junie B. Jones & a Little Monkey Business," July 9-Aug. 10.

Puppet Company

Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-320-6668.

"Peter and the Wolf," through Nov. 24.

COLLEGE THEATER

Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center

Montgomery College, 51 Mannakee St., Rockville. 301-774-9850 or 301-279-5301.

"Electra," through Nov. 17.

"The Nightingale," Dec. 14.

"Harlem," Jan. 18.

"Brigadoon," Feb. 26-March 22.

"The Giving Tree," Children's Series, Little Theatre of the Deaf, March 29.

"Aristocrats," April 23-27.

PROFESSIONAL THEATER

BlackRock Center for the Performing Arts

Middlebrook Road and Route 118, Germantown. 240-912-1054. Web site: www.blackrockcenter.org.

"Danny & Sylvia," Dec. 6-15.

"We Are Africa," Feb. 21-23.

"The Taming of the Shrew," March 1.

"A Couple of Blaguards," May 2-4.

Olney Theatre Center for the Arts

2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd., Olney. 301-924-3400. Web site: www.olneytheatre.org.

"The Secret Garden," Nov. 19-Dec. 29.

"Dames at Sea," Feb. 26-March 30.

"The Miser," April 16-May 18.

"Private Lives," May 28-June 29.

"Monster," July 9-Aug. 10.

Potomac Theatre Project, July 16-Aug. 18.

"Piaf," "4:48 Psychosis," "Blue Orange" and "Anna Karenina," Aug. 20-Sept 21.

"Charley's Aunt," Oct. 1-Nov. 2.

"The Gift," Nov. 19-Dec. 28.

Quotidian Theatre

5705 Brewer House Cir., North Bethesda. 301-816-1023. Web site: www.quotidiantheatre.org.

"A Doll's House," through Dec. 8.

"Valentine's Day," May 30-June 29.

Round House Theatre

7501 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. 301-933-1644. www.round-house.org.

"The Cherry Orchard," through Dec. 11.

"A Broadway Christmas Carol," Dec. 12-29.

"Underneath the Lintel," Jan. 3-26.

"The Pavilion," Feb. 5-March 2.

"When Grace Comes In," April 2-27.

"Pippin," May 28-June 22.

Compiled by Mark Jones