Always But Not Forever, new play by Henry Jaglom, through December 4, 7:30 Fridays-Saturdays/2pm and 5:30pm Sundays, $20, 310.392.7327.
And Baby Makes Two, a one-woman show about adoption, with Nanci Christopher, 8pm Fridays and Saturdays/6pm Sundays, through November 18, $25, The Other Space at Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th St., 323.960.7846.
In Front of the Eight Ball, 8 short one-act plays written and directed by the Mirror’s own Steve Stajich, Tuesdays through November 27, 8pm, $10, The Fanatic Salon, 3815 Sawtelle Blvd, CC, 310.795.7469.
No 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.
Royal Shakespeare Company at UCLA Live! presents performances of King Lear, October 26, and 28, 8pm, and Chekhov’s The Seagull, October 27, 7:30pm/October 28 at 2pm, $25-$90, Royce Hall, UCLA, WW, 310.825.2101