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On Stage'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'
Youth Drama For All - a Los Altos-based inclusive drama program open to all youth in special and general education classes - is putting on a production of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory." March 8, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. $7; free for children under 2. Gardner Bullis Elementary School, 25890 W. Fremont Road, Los Altos Hills.
On Stage'Seussical the Musical' at Menlo-Atherton High
Menlo-Atherton High School will be performing “Seussical the Musical,” based on Dr. Seuss books like the "Cat in the Hat." Feb. 28 and March 1, 6, 7 and 8, 7:30 p.m. $12 for adults; $8 for students/children/seniors. Menlo-Atherton High Performing Arts Center, 555 Middlefield Road, Atherton.
On Stage'Pride and Prejudice' Play
Palo Alto High School presents Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice," adapted for the stage by Jon Jory. Feb. 28-March 8, 7:30 p.m. $7 students and seniors; $10 adults. Haymarket Theatre, 50 Embarcadero Road, Palo Alto.
On Stage'Fiddler on the Roof' Musical
Priory Theater presents "Fiddler on the Roof," a journey to the village of Anatevka with brilliant characters, great songs and a celebration of tradition, love, sorrow, joy and family. March 6-8 at 7-9:30 p.m., March 9 at 2 p.m. $5 student; $15 adult. Woodside Priory School- Rothrock Performance Hall, 302 Portola Road, Portola Valley.
On Stage'Little Shop of Horrors' Musical
Foothill Music Theatre and Foothill Theatre Arts present the rock musical comedy, "Little Shop of Horrors," in which a down-and-out skid row floral assistant becomes an overnight sensation when he discovers an exotic plant with a mysterious craving. Feb. 20-March 9, Thursday-Sunday, 7:30 p.m. $13-28. Foothill College, Lohman Theatre, 12345 El Monte Road, Los Altos Hills.
On Stage'The Mummy and the Revolution' Reading by Yussef El Guindi
Playwrights Foundation and Stanford University present a staged reading of new play “The Mummy and the Revolution” by Yussef El Guindi. After the reading, the playwright will be on hand for discussion. March 10, 7:30-9:45 p.m. Free. Roble Hall, Stanford University, 375 Santa Teresa St., Stanford.
On StageTreat Social Club Performance
The Oshman Family Jewish Community Center is holding an event with Treat Social Club that will include a 20-piece jazz orchestra, aerial artists, food and drinks. Doors open at 7:00 p.m. March 13, 8-10 p.m. $30 members, $35 non-members; $40 door, $45 premium seating. Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto.
On Stage'Catch Me If You Can' Musical
Mountain View High School presents "Catch Me If You Can", a musical based on the movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks. A live pit orchestra will back the performers. March 6-8 and 13-15, 7-9 p.m. $15 general; $10 youth; $2 infant. Mountain View High School, 3535 Truman Ave., Mountain View.
On Stage'Lost in Suess' Play
Palo Alto Children's Theatre is putting on an interactive performance, where local high school students act out fairy tales. Saturday, March 15, 10 a.m. and 12 p.m.; Sunday, March 16. 12 p.m. Saturday $10 child; $12 adult. Magic Castle Stage, Palo Alto Children's Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto.
On Stage'Beauty and the Beast' Play
The Woodside High School Drama Department is putting on a production of Disney favorite "Beauty and the Beast." The show begins March 14 and runs through March 23. Friday-Sunday, 8-10 p.m. $20 adults; $15 seniors (65+); $10 staff/students. Woodside High School Performing Arts Center, 199 Churchill Ave., Woodside.
On Stage'The Diviners' Play
Portola Valley Theatre Conservatory is putting on a production of “The Diviners.” Set in the Depression, the story is about a boy who is deathly afraid of water yet who can divine it, a crucial gift for his drought-ridden town. The play at once echoes and is a fresh take on “Our Town” and “Of Mice and Men." March 13-23, 7:30 p.m. $10-$40. Portola Valley Theatre Conservatory, 945 Portola Road, Portola Valley.
On StageSpring Sprung Comedy Show
Cañada College Theatre Arts presents four comedies packed into one hilarious hour. Comedies include "Tarantino Variations" by Seth Kramer, "Rosa's Eulogy" by Richard Strand, "Controlling Interest" by Wayne Rawley and "The Actor's Nightmare" by Christopher Durang. Check website for specific dates and times. March 12-23, times vary. $15. Flex Theater, 4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Redwood City.
On Stage'Once on This Island'
TheatreWorks presents the Tony Award-nominated musical "Once on This Island." March 5-30, 2 p.m., 7:30 or 8 p.m. $19-$73. Lucie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto.
On Stage'Evita- The Musical'
The audience will follow Eva Peron as she climbs her way to the top of the social ladder from the slums to become the First Lady of Argentina, in "Evita- The Musical." Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, March 28-April 13, times vary. $42-$64. Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway St., Redwood City.
On Stage'The Hound of the Baskervilles' Play
Theatreworks is putting on a production of Arthur Conan Doyle's "The Hound of the Baskervilles," adapted by Steven Canny and John Nicholson. The story of a curse, a ghostly hound and an insane murderer is recast into a both comedic and suspenseful play. April 2 – 27, 2, 7, 7:30 or 8 p.m. (see website). $19-$73. Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Casto St., Mountain View.