6 N. Laurel St., Richmond. 804/592-3368; altriatheater.com
Chris Tucker, actor and comedian. March 27. $40.50-$80.50.
“Fiddler on the Roof,” a heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and life, love and laughter. April 7-12. $39.50-$98.50.
2020 Shannon Place SE, Washington, D.C. 202/241-2539; theateralliance.com
“This Bitter Earth,” set against the backdrop of the birth of the Black Lives Matter move ment. Through March 22.
1101 Sixth St. SW, Washington, D.C. 202/488-3300; arenastage.org
“Mother Road,” inspired by John Steinbeck’s “The Grapes of Wrath.” Fichandler Stage. Through March 8.
CHAMBERLAYNE ACTORS THEATRE
319 N. Wilkinson Road, Richmond. 804/262-9760; cattheatre.com
“Making God Laugh” follows one typical family over the course of 30 years’ worth of holidays. Through March 8. A River City Community Players production in cooperation with Chamberlayne Actors Theatre. Part of the Acts of Faith Festival.
DOMINION ENERGY CENTER
600 E. Grace St., Richmond. 800/514-3849; DominionEnergyCenter.com
“An Evening with C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien,” Libby S. Gottwald Playhouse. March 5-8.
FAUQUIER COMMUNITY THEATRE
Theatre at Vint Hill, 4225 Aiken Drive, Warrenton. 540/349-8760; fctstage.org
“Night Must Fall,” a psychological thriller. March 13-29.
511 10th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 202/347-4833; fords.org
“Guys and Dolls,” a musical comedy about dice-slinging gamblers, pious missionaries and glamorous showgirls set in 1950s New York. Recommended for 10 and older. $34-$86. March 13 to May 20.
GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY
Center for the Arts, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax. 703/993-8888; cfa.gmu.edu
Russian National Ballet: “Romeo and Juliet,” March 7, and “Cinderella,” March 8. Pre-performance discussion begins 45 minutes prior to the performance. $34-$56.
Shen Yun, a multidimensional, inspiring journey through five millennia of traditional Chinese culture. March 10-11. $85 and up.
Hylton Performing Arts Center, 10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas. 703/993-7759; hyltoncenter.org
Russian National Ballet: “The Sleeping Beauty,” March 6. $38-$60.
Manassas Ballet Theatre: “Les Sylphides and More,” Merchant Hall. March 13-15.
Prince William Little Theatre: “Sister Act,” Gregory Family Theater. March 13-22.
2700 F St. NW, Washington, D.C. 800/444-1324; kennedy-center.org
Martha Graham Dance Company: “The EVE Project,” a collection of new commissions and signature Graham classics that each make bold statements about female power. Through March 7. $25-$69.
Washington National Opera: “Don Giovanni,” Mozart’s masterpiece about a charming, but predatory and manipulative, womanizer. Opera House. Through March 22. $35 and up.
Washington National Opera: “Samson and Delilah,” Saint-Saëns’s romantic tale of love and betrayal. Opera House. Through March 21. $35 and up.
MODLIN CENTER OF THE ARTS
University of Richmond, 453 Westhampton Way, Richmond. modlin.richmond.edu
Ballet Folclorico Nacional, Alice Jepson Theatre, March 18. $18-$36.
THE NATIONAL THEATRE
1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 800/514-3849; TheNationalDC.com
“Bandstand,” the Tony Award-winning musical about American servicemen who discover the power of music to face the impossible, find their voice and finally feel like they have a place to call home. Recommended for ages 13 and up. Through March 8.
RICHMOND TRIANGLE PLAYERS
Robert B. Moss Theatre, 1300 Altamont Ave., Richmond. 804/346-8113; rtriangle.org
“Cake,” Bekah Brunstetter’s new comedy inspired by national events. Through March 7. $10-$35.
RIVERSIDE CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
Off U.S. 17 in Falmouth. 540/370-4300; riversidedt.com
“Grease,” a rollicking musical about a group of high schoolers experiencing love and heartbreak during the 1950s. Through March 15. $37-$72.
SHAKESPEARE THEATRE COMPANY
Sidney Harman Hall, 610 F St. NW, Washington, D.C. 202/547-1122; shakespearetheatre.org
“The Amen Corner,” by James Baldwin, tackles the role of the church in the black community. Through March 15.
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington. 703/820-9771; signature-theatre.org
“Easy Women Smoking Loose Cigarettes,” world premiere comedy about opening your home, occasionally your wallet and always your heart. Through March 20.
TEATRO DE LA LUNA
Casa de la Luna, 4020 Georgia Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 202/882-6227; teatrodelaluna.org
“La Madre Pasota (The Drop-out Mother),” a tragicomic monologue about a mother who goes through a radical change out of love for her son. March 20-29. $25-$30.VIRGINIA REPERTORY THEATRE
Hanover Tavern, 13181 Hanover Courthouse Road, Hanover. 804/282-2620; va-rep.org
“The 39 Steps,” featuring a cast of four performing over 150 characters, mixes a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, and adds a dash of Monty Python. Through March 29. $44 and up.
Theatre Gym, 114 W. Broad St., Richmond. 804/282-2620; va-rep.org
“Small Mouth Sounds,” about six strangers who escape city life for a silent retreat in the woods to confront their inner demons. Contains nudity and adult content. Recommended for patrons 18 and older. Co-produced by Virginia Rep and Cadence Theatre Company. Part of the Acts of Faith Festival. March 7-29. $20 and up.
THE WESTMORELAND PLAYERS
16217 Richmond Road, Callao. 804/529-9345; westmorelandplayers.org
“Night Watch,” a suspense thriller. Through March 8. $19-$32.
WOOLLY MAMMOTH THEATRE
641 D St. NW, Washington, D.C. 202/393-3939; woollymammoth.net
“Shipwreck: A History Play About 2017” follows a group of liberals who gather at a farmhouse in upstate New York for a relaxing weekend. Co-production with The Public Theater. Through March 8.