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Some­thing Rot­ten!

The Broad­way mu­si­cal con­cluded its run on the Great White Way on Jan. 1, 2017, af­ter 742 per­for­mances. In an un­usual move, three leads from that pro­duc­tion — Rob McClure, Adam Pas­cal and Josh Grisetti — will reprise their roles on the road tour. The show is set in 1595 Eng­land and fol­lows two brothers, Nick and Nigel Bot­tom (McClure and Grisetti, re­spec­tively), who are in a the­atric throwdown with no less than Wil­liam Shake­speare (Pas­cal). Along the way, “Some­thing Rot­ten!” man­ages to spoof just about ev­ery ma­jor mu­si­cal over the past 50 years, from “South Pa­cific” to “Wicked.”

When: Tues­day-May 6; 8 p.m. Tues­day-Satur­day; 2 p.m. mati­nee Wed­nes­day, Satur­day and Sun­day

Where: Kravis Cen­ter for the Per­form­ing Arts, 701 Okee­chobee Blvd., West Palm Beach Cost: $28-$76 Con­tact: 561-832-7469 or Kravis.org

War­ma­mas: A Per­for­mance

The Mi­ami-based, mixed­abil­ity com­pany Karen Peter­son and Dancers is stag­ing this per­for­mance, fea­tur­ing dancers with and with­out dis­abil­i­ties, to tell the sto­ries of moth­ers whose chil­dren have gone off to fight wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. When: 8 p.m. May 4-5 Where: The Light Box, 404 NW26th St., in Mi­ami (Wyn­wood)

Cost: $20 gen­eral ad­mis­sion; $15 for stu­dents, se­niors and peo­ple with dis­abil­i­ties

Con­tact: 305-298-5879 or KarenPeter­son­Dancers.org

Short­cuts 8

The Play­group, which show­cases work by lo­cal play­wrights, will pro­duce a pro­gram of eight 10-minute plays with “Short­cuts 8.” The Palm Beach County-based troupe will stage the col­lec­tion of PG-13 rated playlets star­ring 17 lo­cal ac­tors.

When: May 4-13; 8 p.m. Fri­days and Satur­days; 2 p.m. mati­nee Sun­days

Where: Wil­low Theatre at Sugar Sand Park, 300 S. Mil­i­tary Trail, Boca Ra­ton Cost: $25 Con­tact: 561-347-3948 or Wil­lowTheatre.org

THE PLAY­GROUP/COUR­TESY

Daryl Meyer and Rose­marie Voicu in “Askew,” one of eight short plays in “Short­cuts 8” pre­sented by the Play­group in Boca Ra­ton.

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