The Bourgeois Gentilhomme, by Moliere, translated and adapted by Frederique Michel and Charles Duncombe, through December 21, 8pm Fridays-Saturdays, 5:30pm Sundays, $10-$20, Sundays are pay-what-you-can, City Garage, 13401/2 4th St., citygarage.org.
Desperate Writers, a play about trying to sell a script, by Joshua Grenrock and Catherine Schreiber, through December 14, 8pm Fridays-Saturdays, 7pm Sundays, Edgemar Center for the Arts, 2437 Main St., 800.595.4TIX.
It’s A Pretty Good Life, a holiday spoof, through December 21, 8pm Fridays-Saturdays, 2pm Sundays, $25, Miles Playhouse, 1130 Lincoln Blvd., 323. 655.2410.
Made Me Nuclear, a one-man musical about surviving cancer, written by and starring Charlie Lustman, through December 27, 8pm Fridays-Saturdays, $50 opening night, $25 thereafter, Santa Monica Playhouse, 1211 4th St., 866.468.3399.
Musical Mystery Dinner-Shows, four plays rotate on Saturday nights: Hollywood’s Fatal Premiere, Who Killed The Radio Show, Sock Hop Reunion, Deadly Disco Cruise, 7pm, $75 per person (includes 4-course dinner, show, tax, tip), Marina del Rey Hotel, 13534 Bali Way, MDR, 310.399.1507.
The Odd Couple, through December 13, 8pm Fridays-Saturdays, 2pm Sundays, $16-$18, Kentwood Players, Westchester Playhouse, 8301 Hindry Ave., Westchester, 310.645.5156.
You Can’t Take It With You, comedy by Moss Hart & George S. Kaufman, through December 14, 8pm Fridays-Saturdays, 2pm Sundays, $14-$18, Theatre Palisades Pierson Playhouse, 941 Temescal Canyon Dr., PP, 310.454.1970.