Antony and Cleopatra, the Shakespeare classic, 3pm, The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., Topanga, 310.455.3723 or www.theatricum. com.
The Bacchae, a modern interpretation by Charles L. Mee of the classic Greek tragedy, through October 22, Aresis Ensemble at City Garage, 1340 4th St., in alley, www.citygarage.org.
Dave and Tom’s: A Tribute to Dave and Tom, about a fictitious British comedy team, through October 29, 8pm, The Other Space at Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th St., 310.394.9779 x1.
The Four Man Plan: A Romantic Science, through October 28, Ruskin Group Theatre, Santa Monica Airport, 3000 Airport Dr., performances at 8pm Fridays and Saturdays, $20, 310.397.3244 or www.ruskingrouptheatre. com.
The Buddy Holly Story, a musical in celebration of Holly’s 70th birthday, through October 8, 8pm Fridays and Saturdays/2pm Sundays, Pierson Playhouse, 941 Temescal Canyon Rd., PP, 310.454.1970 or www.theatrepalisades.org.
Hippolytos, the classic Greek tragedy by Euripides at the Getty Villa’s new amphitheater, runs Fridays and Saturdays through September 30, 8pm, Getty Villa, 17985 Pacific Coast Highway, PP, 310.440.7300.
The Most Happy Fella, Frank Loesser’s classic musical, presented by Kentwood Players, 8pm Fridays and Saturdays/2pm on Sundays, through October 21, Westchester Playhouse, 8301 Hindry Ave., Westchester, 310.645.5156.
The Playground, about homeless teenagers, runs through September 30, The Unknown Theater, 1110 N. Seward, Hollywood, www.theplayground.com.
No Shame Theatre returns with an evening of five-minute comedy skits created just before showtime, $5, 11pm, Powerhouse Theatre, 3116 2nd St., 866.OFF.MAIN x10.
Omnium Gatherum, a play about a post-9/11 dinner party, through October 7, 8pm, The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., 310.455.3723 or www.theatricum.com.
The 60’s, a play about the decade and a couple who met in that decade and have now reached that age, through November 19, 8pm Thursdays-Saturdays/3pm Sundays, Pacific Resident Theatre Main Stage, 707 Venice Blvd., Venice, 323.460.2508.
Twelfth Night, through September 30, 3pm,The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., 310.455.3723 or www.theatricum.com.
Two Rooms, a new play by Lee Blessing, runs through September 30, 8pm Thursdays-Saturdays/7pm Sundays, Powerhouse Theatre, 3116 2nd St., 310.396.3680 x7 or www.powerhousetheatre.com. See review on page 31.
You Never Can Tell, witty comedy by George Bernard Shaw, through September 30, 8pm, The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd., 310.455.3723 or www.theatricum.com.