OCT. 3, 4
‘THE TEST’ BY CLIFF MCCLELLAND. Presented by the Plainville Choral Society. “Saturday Night Live”-style comedy. The Middle School of Plainville, Northwest Drive, Plainville.
‘THE WIZARD OF OZ.’ Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m. Connecticut Theatre Company, 23 Norden St., New Britain. $20. Tickets at the door or through ConnecticutTheatreCompany.org
‘GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA (GOOD MORNING JULIET).’ 7:30 p.m. each night. High school matinee performance set for Friday, Oct. 17 at 10 a.m. A comic and original revision of Shakepeare’s “Othello” and “Romeo and Juliet.” Central Connecticut State University, Maloney Hall Blackbox Theater, 1615 Stanley St., New Britain. $10, general admission. $5, students/ seniors. (860) 832-1989.
FRIDAY, OCT. 17
COLUMBUS DAY CELEBRATION COMEDY SHOW. Held by the Southington Chapter of UNICO. “Matzoh Balls and Meatballs—Where the Lower Eastside meets Little Italy.” Comedians Linda Belt and Greg Vaccarello. In addition, music from Malorie Leogrande. Event includes hot hors d’oeuvres and appetizers, pasta stations, Tuscan table with assorted Italian meats, cheeses, fruits, and more. Beer and wine included in ticket price. Proceeds benefit charities and organizations. The Aqua Turf Club, Mulberry Street, Plantsville. $45. (860) 628-2241, (860) 628-7429, (860) 276-0585, or (860) 276-9787.
SUNDAY, DEC. 6
AUDITIONS FOR ‘11TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY SHOWCASE OF STARS.’ 5 to 7 p.m. Singers sought for children’s and adult choruses. If you can carry a tune, enjoy singing, and having a great time, audition. Auditions will determine range of voices. Prepare to sing a capella. Any song will do. St. Anthony Church Hall, back entrance, 111 School St., Bristol. (860) 585-6039. (860) 589-5692.
NOW thru OCT. 19
‘ANGELS IN AMERICA: PART 1: MILLENIUM APPROACHES.’ Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd., West Hartford. (860) 523-5900 ext. 10, PlayhouseonPark.org