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‘Alabama Story’

When Through Sunday • Where Loretto-Hilton Center for the Performing Arts, 130 Edgar Road, Webster Groves • How much $19-$92 • More info 314-968-4925; repstl.org

The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis presents Kenneth Jones’ play about an enlightened librarian and a bigoted politician who square off over a children’s picture book in the Deep South. Crowd-pleasing and imaginatively theatrical. Directed by Paul Mason Barnes. By Calvin Wilson

‘Canfield Drive’

When Through Sunday • Where Washington University’s Edison Theatre, 6465 Forsyth Boulevard • How much $15-$45 • More info theblackrep.org

The Black Rep presents an extraordinary play about the aftermath of the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown. Written by Kristen Adele Calhoun (who also performs) and Michael Thomas Walker and directed by Ron Himes. By Calvin Wilson

‘The Wolves’

When Through Feb. 3 • Where Loretto-Hilton Center for the Performing Arts, 130 Edgar Road, Webster Groves • How much $46-$71 • More info repstl.org

A girls’ soccer team comes to fascinating life in Sarah DeLappe’s comedy-drama set mostly during warmup sessions. Unlike anything you’ve seen before. The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis production is directed by Melissa Rain Anderson. By Calvin Wilson

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