This week is your last chance to see “Elephant Room” at Arena Stage and it’s also a good time to get tickets for upcoming shows, including “Brother Russia” at Signature Theatre.
Nine love stories play out in “Almost, Maine,” which closes Sunday. Jane Horwitz said in her review that the show is “worth a trip mainly to see this particular cast.” 1st Stage, 1524 Spring Hill Rd., McLean. 703-854-1856. www.1ststagetysons.org.
The Post’s Peter Marks writes that “Elephant Room,” which closes Sunday, is “a tacky bit of absurdist illusioneering, informed by the ambience of strip-mall cocktail lounges and landscapes featured on motel room walls.” Arena Stage, 1101 Sixth St. SW. 202-488-3300. www.arenastage.org.
Banished? productions’ “Into the Dollhouse,” explores development from girlhood to adulthood. The show closes Sunday. Flashpoint, 916 G St. NW. 202-315-1305. www.flashpointdc.org. www.banishedproductions.org.
Jane Horwitz writes that “Next Fall,” which closes Sunday, is an “affecting tragicomedy about love, faith and death.” Round House Theatre, 4545 East West Hwy., Bethesda. 240-644-1100. www.roundhousetheatre.org.
Two friends in the South Carolina Gullah community struggle with issues of race and love in Rep Stage’s “Yellowman.” The show closes Sunday. Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. 443-518-1500. www.repstage.org.
Keegan Theatre presents “Twelve Angry Men” in which twelve jurors deliberate over what, on the outset, seems like a simple case. March 3 through March 25. Church Street Theater, 1742 Church St. NW. 703-892-0202. www.keegantheatre.com. $35, $30 students and seniors.
A Russian theatre troupe tells the story of Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin in a rock musical in “Brother Russia .” March 6 through April 15. Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington. 703-820-9771. www.signature-theatre.org. $62-$86.
Tantehorse Physical Theater Company of the Czech Republic performs “Light in the Darkness.” March 8 through March 25. Synetic Theater at Crystal City, 1800 S. Bell St., Arlington. 800-494-8497. www.synetictheater.org. $45-$55.
“Everything in the Garden” is a comedy of manners that focuses on the behind-the-scenes relationship of money-hungry suburbanites. March 2 through March 10. Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, Kay Theatre, University of Maryland, Route 193 and Stadium Drive, College Park. 301-405-2787. www.claricesmithcenter.umd.edu. $27, $22 seniors, $9 youths.
In “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day,” a boy contemplates moving to Australia after waking up with gum in his hair, a missing dessert at lunch, a break up with his best friend, cavities and other atrocities. March 2 through April 9. Glen Echo Park, Adventure Theatre, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-634-2270. www.adventuretheatre.org. $18.