“The Foreigner”: Village Theatre’s production of this Larry Shue comedy, directed by Brian Yorkey, runs through March 30 at the Everett Performing Arts Center, 2710 Wetmore Ave. All Charlie wanted was a little peace and quiet. So when he arrives at a fishing lodge in Georgia, it seems harmless enough to masquerade as a foreigner who can’t speak English. He soon realizes, however, that people will say the most extraordinary things when they think no one can understand them. For tickets, which range in price from $25 to $60, call 425-257-8600 or go to www.villagetheatre.org.
Illusionist Christian Ford: The comedic magician is set to perform at 8 p.m. March 28 and 29; Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets, $20 or $15 for seniors, military and children, are at the theater box office, available by calling 425-258-6766 or online at www.historiceveretttheatre.org.
“Thugs: A Musical Mafiasco”: Driftwood Players presents “Thugs,” April 18 to May 11 at Wade James Theater, 950 Main St., Edmonds. Tickets are available at www.driftwoodplayers.com or by calling 425-774-9600.
“Peter Pan”: Lyric Light Opera presents the Broadway musical through April 6 at McIntyre Hall, 2501 E. College Way, Mount Vernon. Tickets and performance times are available online at www.lyriclightopera.org or by calling 360-416-7727.
“Mark Twain! On Stage”: John Chappell recreates Mark Twain in a monologue filled with comedy, savage irony and commentary on life from the writings of Mark Twain; 7:30 p.m. April 5, Northshore Performing Arts Center, 18125 92nd Ave. NE, Bothell. Tickets are $25 or $22.50 for seniors and $17 for youth. Call 425-984-2471 or order online at www.npacf.org.
“Little Shop of Horrors”: A collaboration between A Contemporary Theatre and the 5th Avenue Theatre, the campy musical comedy runs through June 15 at ACT, 700 Union St., Seattle. Tickets, starting at $29, are available online at www.actthreatre.org or by calling 206-292-7676.
“The Boy at the Edge of Everything”: Seattle Children’s Theatre; through April 6; 201 Thomas St., Seattle Center. Tickets run $20 to $36. Call 206-441-3322 or go to www.sct.org. Recommended for ages 8 and older. The play tells the story of an overscheduled schoolboy whose desire for a quiet space to call his own leads him into a great adventure. His hero’s journey goes from Earth to the Edge of Everything and Nothing. The play touches on themes from outer and inner space, time travel and time management, and sensitively explores friendship, family and the meaning of brotherhood.
“The Suit”: Seattle Repertory Theatre and Seattle Theatre Group present Peter Brook’s “The Suit,” a musical parable about forgiveness set in apartheid South Africa. The story follows a cuckolded husband who doles out an unusual punishment to his wife; he asks that she treat her lover’s abandoned suit as a guest of honor in their home. Mature themes. March 19 through April 6. Tickets available at www.seattlerep.org/Buy/Tickets/Production/4253. Seattle Rep at 155 Mercer St., at the Seattle Center. Call 877-900-9285.
“The Lion King”: The long-running, Tony-winning musical is in Seattle through April 6 at the Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine St., Seattle. Tickets are $22 to $135 at stgpresents.org. Call 206-682-1414 for more information.
Olympic Ballet Theatre: “Coppelia” will be danced at 2 p.m. March 29 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave., Edmonds, and at 2 p.m. April 5 at the Everett Performing Arts Center, 2710 Wetmore Ave., Everett. Ticket information is available at www.olympicballet.com or by calling 425-774-7570.
Pacific Northwest Ballet: Upcoming PNB performances include “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” from April 11 through 19 and “Giselle” from May 30 through June 8. For tickets, which range in price, call 206-441-2424 or go to www.pnb.org. McCaw Hall, 301 Mercer St., Seattle.
Shakespeare Northwest auditions: 2014 Skagit River Shakespeare Festival, “Macbeth” and “Much Ado About Nothing” in July and August. Prepare two contrasting one-minute monologues; one must be Shakespeare but not from the season’s shows. Actors should wear comfortable clothing Audition 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 29, Postal and More, 1500 B E. College Way, Mount Vernon. Callbacks 3 to 6 p.m. March 30 at the Rexville Grange, 19299 Rexville Grange Road, Mount Vernon. To request a 10-minute audition slot call 206-317-3023 or email email@example.com. More information at www.shakesnw.org.
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