Ongoing stage shows

September 20, 2007

'The Mouse Trap'

BOILING SPRINGS, Pa. - In this classic mystery by Agatha Christie, strangers gather in a boarding house, stranded in a snowstorm. No sooner do they arrive than bodies start to pile up. Concludes Sunday, Sept. 23. Allenberry Resort Inn & Playhouse, 1559 Boiling Springs Road. For tickets, showtimes and information, call 717-258-3211, 800-430-5468 or go to

'Red Herring'

FREDERICK, Md. - Smoking guns, mistaken identity and shadowy wharf settings abound in Michael Hollinger's comedic spoof of Hollywood's vintage film noir. 8 p.m. today and Thursday, Sept. 27, and Fridays and Saturdays; and 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23. Continues through Saturday, Sept. 29. Maryland Ensemble Theatre, FSK Hotel, 31 W. Patrick St. Tickets cost $15 to $22. For reservations, call 301-694-4744 or go to

'A Chorus Line'

FREDERICK, Md. - "A Chorus Line" is a celebration of the members of the chorus who dance behind the stars, the unsung heroes of American musical theater. Fridays and Saturdays, with matinees on the first, third and fifth Sunday of every month and select Thursday evenings. Continues through Saturday, Nov. 3. Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre, 5 Willowdale Drive. $41, Friday and Saturday performances; $39 for Sunday and Thursday shows. Call 301-662-6600 or go to


Kept on a short leash

George, an alcoholic college history professor, and his wife, Martha, the daughter of the college's president, exchange stinging barbs as they host a late-night party in "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?," a story of love and hate in marriage. Showtimes are at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Sept. 29, at Keefauver Center, 157 Lefever St., Gettysburg, Pa. Tickets cost $12; discounts are available. Call 866-859-5192, e-mail or go to

Peter and pals hit the stage

Peter Rabbit, Tom Kitten and Johnny Town-Mouse star in adaptations of three Beatrix Potter stories now on stage at Way Off Broadway Children's Theatre. "Three Tales From Beatrix Potter" runs through Saturday, Nov. 3, on Saturdays, the second and fourth Sundays of each month, and selected weekdays. Showtimes are 12:30 p.m. Saturdays and 1:30 p.m. Sundays. Way Off Broadway Children's Theatre is at 5 Willowdale Drive, Frederick, Md. Tickets cost $12. Call 301-662-6600 or go to

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