FRIDAY, APRIL 8
PCS YOUTH THEATER TALENT SHOW. 7:30 p.m. Talented youth from Plainville, Southington, Bristol, Farmington. Vocal and instrumental performances. Some music is written and composed by the cast members. Directed by Maryjane and Peter Peluso. The Middle School of Plainville, Northwest Drive, Plainville. Tickets at the door. $5.
ANGELINA DIANA, PSYCHIC MEDIUM. Presented by The Arc of Southington. 7 p.m. Benefit for Samantha to pay for unforeseen medical bills for her dog Princess. The Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington. $30. Raffles and light refreshments. Seating is limited. First-come, first-serve. Tickets available at The Arc of Southington, 201 West Main St., Plantsville. (860) 628-9220, ext. 100.
SATURDAY, APRIL 9
COMEDY WEDDING AND MURDER MYSTERY DINNER THEATER. Performed by Aspen Dream Productions. 6:30 p.m., must be seated by 7 p.m. Fund raiser for St. Thomas Ladies Guild honoring 50th anniversary. Full dinner with cash bar, DJ, dancing. Manor Inn, 1636 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, Milldale. $60. Book early. (860) 628-9966, (203) 439-0105.
COMEDY FUND RAISER. Held by the Prospect Congregational Youth Group. Dave Reilly “Funny Guy” will headline. For adults 21 and older. Proceeds benfit the Youth Group’s trip to Florida in July to attend a National Youth Event. Full bar and restaurant on premises. Club Comedy, 585 South Main St. (Route 63), Naugatuck. $20. (203) 758-4872. Cash or check made out to PCC Youth Group.
‘KING ARTHUR IN CONTEMPORARY CONNECTICUT.’ Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 4 p.m. Emerson Theater Collaborative performance of a new radio play. A twist on the Mark Twain classic. Mark Twain House and Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford. $10. MarkTwainHouse.org, (860) 247-0998.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13
COMEDY DUO THE REFORMED WHORES. 7:30 p.m. Mark Twain House and Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford. $20, $15 for museum members. Reserve. (860) 247-0998, MarkTwainHouse.org
75TH ANNUAL OM SHOW, ‘ENCORE!’ Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 1:30 p.m. Chorus numbers, mini chorus numbers, dance studio performances ,OM skits, children/teen numbers, and solo/duets. St. Paul Catholic High School, 1001 Stafford Ave., Bristol. $20. $15 for matinee for adults, and $10 for matinee for children 12 and under. oldermembers.com/tickets. (860) 637-2917.
‘RAGS.’ Presented by St. Paul Performing Arts. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at 2 p.m. 1986 musical set in 1910 that follows the story of Rebecca, a young Russian immigrant mother, arriving in America with her son and forced to work in a sweatshop to survive while she endeavors to find her husband. St. Paul Catholic High School, 1001 Stafford Ave., Bristol. $15 to $20. SPCHS.com.
NOW thru MAY 7
‘THE CARDIGANS.’ Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Connecticut Cabaret Theatre, 31 Webster Square Rd., Berlin. $30. CTCabaret.com. (860) 829-1248.
NOW thru APRIL 10
STOP/TIME DANCE THEATER PRESENTS ‘SUPERSTITION.’ Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd., West Hartford. $22.50 to $35. PlayhouseonPark.org
NOW thru APRIL 16
‘STILL LIFE WITH IRIS.’ Performed by Hole in the Wall Theater. Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m Sunday, April 3 and April 10 at 2 p.m. Directed b Tony Palmieri of New Britain with assistant direction by Katherine Corbett of Plainville. Cast also includes Peyton Stehle and Kelley Mountzoures, both of Plainville. Hole in the Wall Theater, Main Street, New Britain. $20 for general admission, $15 for students and seniors. Free for children 12 and under. April 1 is Pay-What-You-Can. HITW.org
NOW thru APRIL 17
‘SEX WITH STRANGERS.’ Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Weekend matinees at 2:30 p.m. TheaterWorks, 233 Pearl St., Hartford. (860) 527-7838.