FRIDAY, NOV. 30
Speech and Debate Three teenagers in Salem, Ore. discover they are linked by a sex scandal involving closeted conservative men in their community. When one of them sets out to expose the truth, the stakes get higher, secrets get unearthed and the trio’s connection grows deeper in this honest dark comedy with music.
7:30 p.m., Underground Laboratory Theater, 1020 W. Sheridan Road, $20, 773-508-8400
The Nutcracker The House’s unique take on this classic story has become an annual tradition for many offering something for everyone during the holiday season. This Neverland Prop Thtr presents this devised riff on J.M. Barrie’s classic novel, “Peter Pan.” Director Olivia Lilley presents a new take on the story, with perspectives from Peter, Wendy and Hook on Peter’s final days reigning over Neverland.
8 p.m., Prop Thtr, 3502 N. Elston Ave., $20, 773-539-7838
SnowGirls Snowmi Malone is a rebel who dreams of becoming a dancer. Her quest leads her to the cold cruel world of the