Absolutely Halloween, a play about the holiday, through October 28, 12:30pm and 3pm Saturdays and Sundays, $10.50-$12.50, Santa Monica Playhouse Main Stage, 1211 4th St., 310.394.9779 x2.
And Baby Makes Two, a one-woman show about adoption, with Nanci Christopher, 8pm Friday and Saturday/6pm Sunday, through November 18, $25, The Other Space at Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th St., 323.960.7846.
Gulliver’s Travels, adaptation of the classic fantasy by The Actors’ Gang, 8pm Thursdays-Saturdays/3pm Sundays, through October 27, $20-$25, The Actors’ Gang, Ivy Substation, 9070 Venice Blvd., LA, 310.838.gang.
If You Give A Mouse A Cookie, return of the children’s play, through October 28, 11am Saturdays-Sundays, $5-$7, Morgan-Wixson Theatre, 2627 Pico Blvd., 310.828.7519.
Innocent When You Dream, play about a Japanese-American war veteran by Ken Narasaki, through October 28, 8pm Fridays-Saturdays/2pm Sundays, $20, Electric Lodge, 1416 Electric Ave., Venice, 800.838.3006.
o Shame Theatre, plays conceived in one hour before showtime, every Friday through May 9, 11pm, $5, The Powerhouse Theatre, 3116 2nd St., 310.396.3680 x10.