The Bacchae, a modern interpretation by Charles L. Mee of the classic Greek tragedy, through October 22, Aresis Ensemble at City Garage, 1340 _ 4thStreet (in alley), www.citygarage.org.
Dave and Tom’s: A Tribute to Dave and Tom, about a fictitious British comedy team, 8pm, through October 29, The Other Space at Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th St., 310.394.9779 x1.
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.
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.
No Shame Theatre features five-minute comedy skits created just before showtime, Fridays through December 8, $5, 11pm, Powerhouse Theatre, 3116 2nd St., 310.866.OFFMAIN 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.