Roger Payano and Salma Shaw in Synetic Theater’s production of “Othello.” (Graeme B. Shaw)
Last chance

Rorschach Theatre’s After the Quakecloses Sunday at Atlas Performing Arts Center, 1333 H St. NE. 202-399-7993.

Synetic Theater’sOthellocloses Sunday at Synetic Theater at Crystal City, 1800 S. Bell St., Arlington. 800-494-8497.

The Book Club Play closes Sunday at Arena Stage, 1101 Sixth St. SW. 202-488-3300.

Opening soon

In A Second Chance,” two recent singles get a second chance at love after meeting at a dinner party. Nov. 15 through Dec. 11. Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington. 703-820-9771. $40.

Olney Theatre Center stages the classic musical The Sound of MusicNov. 16 through Jan. 1. 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Rd., Olney. 301-924-3400. $26-$54.

A Broadway Christmas Carol crosses the traditional Dickens tale with parodies of Broadway songs. Nov. 17 through Dec. 18. MetroStage, 1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria. 703-548-9044. 800-494-8497. $45-$50.