‘Dress the Part’
When Through Saturday • Where The Ready Room, 4195 Manchester Avenue • How much $20-$35 • More info sfstl.com
Shakespeare’s “Two Gentlemen of Verona” gets an exhilarating hip-hop remix in this unmissable Shakespeare Festival St. Louis production. It’s the latest show from the Q Brothers, who are famous for the groundbreaking “The Bomb-itty of Errors.”
When Through March 1 • Where The Grandel, 3610 Grandel Square • How much $14-$24 • More info 314-534-1111; metrotix.com
Strong and appealing performances distinguish this comedy-drama about a troubled young track star. Adapted by Idris Goodwin from a young-adult novel by Jason Reynolds, it’s a Metro Theater Company production.
‘Three Tall Women’
When Through Feb. 22 • Where Tower Grove Abbey, 2336 Tennessee Avenue • How much $25-$30 • More info straydogtheatre.org
A wealthy dowager looks back on her life in Edward Albee’s poignant and insightful Pulitzer Prize-winning drama. With strong performances by Jan Meyer, Donna M. Parrone and Angela Bubash, the Stray Dog Theatre production is directed by Gary F. Bell.
By Calvin Wilson
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