On stage

October 25, 2007

'Speak Truth to Power:Voices from Beyond the Dark'

SHENANDOAH JUNCTION, W.Va. - Jefferson High School's theater group will present "Speak Truth to Power: Voices from Beyond the Dark." The play illustrates the true stories of international human rights defenders and presents their message of justice. All of the characters in the play are actual people and their stories are first-hand accounts of their experiences. 7 p.m. nightly through Saturday, Oct. 27; and 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28. Tickets cost $7, $5 for students, in advance; or $10, $7 for students, at the door. For ticket information and reservations, call 304-725-8491, ext. 295. For information about "Speak Truth to Power," go to To learn more about the genocide in Darfur, go to

Tammy Wynette story in song

BOILING SPRINGS, Pa. - "Stand by Your Man: The Tammy Wynette Story" follows the early country singer from the cotton fields of Itawamba, Miss., to international superstardom. Concludes Saturday, Nov. 3. Allenberry Resort Inn & Playhouse, 1559 Boiling Springs Road. For tickets, show times and information, call 717-258-3211 or 800-430-5468 or go to


A Chorus Line

FREDERICK, Md. -- This classic musical focuses on the stories of Broadway's unsung heroes - the dancers on stage behind the stars of the show. Fridays, Oct. 26 and Nov. 2; Thursday, Nov. 1 and Saturdays, Oct. 27 and Nov. 3. Way Off Broadway, 5 Willowdale Drive. $41, Friday and Saturday performances; $40 for Thursday performance. Call 301-662-6600 or go to

Poe on stage

FRONT ROYAL, Va. - Wayside Theatre will present "Shadow of the Raven: The Stories of Edgar Allan Poe," a mystery by Steve Przybylski and based on Poe's stories, novels and poetry. 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; 2:30 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday matinees; and 2:30 p.m. Sunday matinees. Continues through Saturday, Nov. 10. Royal Phoenix Theatre, 400 Kendrick Lane. $23 to $28, adults; $10 for ages 17 and younger. Call 540-869-1776 or go to

'Death and Deceit on the Nile'

An interactive murdery mystery. All guests will receive a "murder a la carte dossier," which includes clues hidden in limericks. Fridays, Saturdays and some Sundays through Saturday, Nov. 10. Washington County Playhouse, 44 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. For ticket prices and show times, call 301-739-7469.


GETTYSBURG, Pa. - The Village Theatre of Gettysburg will present Ira Levin's "Deathtrap." 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Nov. 17. The Village Theatre of Gettysburg, Patriot Point, 241 Steinwehr Ave. For information and ticket prices, call 800-570-4590.

Beatrix Potter

The three stories in Way Off Broadway Children's Theatre series are "The Tale of Peter Rabbit," "The Tale of Johnny Townmouse" and "The Tale of Tom Kitten." Showtimes are 12:30 p.m. Saturdays, Oct. 27 and Nov. 3; and 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct 28. The theater is at 5 Willowdale Drive, Frederick, Md. Tickets cost $12. Call 301-662-6600 or go to

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