On Stage

October 19, 2006

'Little pig, let me come in ...'

The musical version of "The Three Little Pigs" features Homer, Ellie Mae and Elmer Little-Pig who are pursued by the conniving Virginia A. Wolf and her not-so-bright sidekick, Frankie.

Showtimes are 12:30 p.m. Saturdays and 1:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Sundays of every month, plus selected weekdays. Shows continue through Saturday, Nov. 18.

Way Off Broadway Children's Theatre is at 5 Willowdale Drive, Frederick, Md. Tickets cost $10.50 per person. Call 301-662-6600 or go to


SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - The racially charged political thriller tells the story of how death row inmate Darius McReele ends up running for the U.S. Senate. 8 p.m. Wednesday, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22. Shepherd University's Studio Theater at Sara Cree Hall. Tickets cost $10; $8 for faculty; free for students on Wednesdays and Thursdays and $4 Friday through Sunday. Continues through Saturday, Oct. 28. All tickets sold at the box office 30 minutes before each show. For show times, call 304-876-5525 or go to


'The Odd Couple'

FREDERICK, Md. - Neil Simon's classic comedy about Oscar Madison and Felix Unger continues through Saturday, Nov. 4. Showtimes on Fridays and Saturdays, select Thursdays and alternating Sunday afternoons. Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre, 5 Willowdale Drive. Tickets cost $36 and $38. For reservations and information, call 301-662-6600 or go to

Pirates and light opera

Zane Oberholzer Jr. plays Major Gen. Stanley, Sarah Schofield plays Mabel, Michael Kozlowski plays Frederic, and Earl Moreland Jr. plays the pirate king in the Washington County Playhouse production of "Pirates of Penzance." The classic light opera by Gilbert and Sullivan is a comic story of an aristocratic boy turned apprentice pirate amid bumbling policemen, soft-hearted pirates and an eccentric member of the British aristocracy.

Showtimes on Fridays and Saturdays begin with dinner at 6 p.m.; the show is at 7:30; dinner on alternate Sundays begins at 1 p.m. with the show following at 2:30. Performances continue through Saturday, Nov. 11.

Washington County Playhouse Dinner Theatre is at 44 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Tickets cost $30. Call 301-739-7469.

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