Every Brilliant Thing One-woman show about a child’s fierce, flawed attempt to make sense of adult unhappiness, today through Oct. 19, OpenStage Theatre Company, Debut Theatre, 827 Riverside Ave., Fort Collins; $10-$22; 970-221-6730,

I Do! I Do! Two-person musical that follows a couple through the ups and downs of marriage, Sunday through Oct. 27, Jesters Dinner Theatre, 214 Main St., Longmont; $20-$43;

The Investigation: A Search for the Truth in Ten Acts Actors perform excerpts from the Mueller Report, Sunday, Curious Theatre Company, 1080 Acoma St., Denver; $20 (suggested donation);

Miscast A 2019 Benefit for the Denver Actors Fund where local actors perform songs and roles in which they’d never be cast, Monday, Aurora Fox Arts Center, 9900 E. Colfax Ave., Aurora; $25-$30; 303-739-1970,

The Necromancer’s Stone A boy engages a Voodoo queen to help rescue his missing uncle, Thursday through Nov. 23, The BITSY Stage, 1137 S. Huron St., Denver; free (donations accepted);

Sweeney Todd Musical about a murderous barber and the backstory that motivated his bloody ways, through Oct. 26, Equinox Theatre Company, Bug Theatre, 3654 Navajo St., Denver; $25-$30;

Tomas Kubinek – Miracle Man Solo performance filled with absurd stories, death-defying experiments and spontaneous hilarity, today, Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S. Allison Parkway, Lakewood; $22; 303-987-7845,

UndocuMonologues Autobiographical stories of five undocumented leaders who receive improvised musical responses from Grammy Award-winning Afro jazz musician Arturo O’Farrill in this performance, Wednesday, Motus Theater, Newman Center, 2344 E. Iliff Ave., Denver; $10-$15;

Universe92 Comedy featuring three animal behaviorists, a giant rat and a Roomba, through Oct. 19, Buntport Theater, 717 Lipan St., Denver; $18-$20; 720-946-1388,


Everybody Modern riff on the 15th-century morality play “Everyman,” about a group of living souls searching for meaning, through Oct. 12, The Catamounts, Dairy Arts Center, 2590 Walnut St., Boulder; $20-$45;

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Diana Dresser plays Sugar in the Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company’s production of “Tiny Beautiful Things,” The play is based on Cheryl Strayed’s book “Sugar” -a collection of her columns dating back to when she was an online advice columnist.

Ghosted: A Paranormal Mystery Family-friendly story about a ghost hunter and three ghoulish stories that try to answer once and for all: “Are ghosts real?” through Oct. 27, Arts in the Open, Chautauqua Park, 900 Baseline Road, Boulder; $15-$20;

Tiny Beautiful Things Based on real stories from advice columnist Sugar (Cheryl Strayed), through Oct. 12, Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company, Dairy Arts Center, 2590 Walnut St., Boulder; $22.50-$34; 303-444-7328,


Nunsense The Little Sisters of Hoboken are in need of funds and put on a variety show to raise them, through Sunday, Jesters Dinner Theatre, 224 Main St., Longmont; $17-$43; 224 Main St., Longmont; 303-682-9980,


The Hunchback of Notre Dame Musical version of Victor Hugo’s story of a lonely bell-ringer who has spent his life locked in a tower, through Nov. 17, Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, 4747 Marketplace Dr., Johnstown; $29.95-$64.95; 970-755-3747,


The Addams Family The ghoulish American family comes to life in this musical comedy, through Oct. 27, Vintage Theatre, 1468 Dayton St., Aurora; $19-$38; 303-856-7830,

The Best Day of Your Life A first date goes badly and years go by revealing that timing is everything in this romantic comedy, through Oct. 6, Vintage Theatre, 1468 Dayton St., Aurora; $16-$32; 303-839-1361,

Bright Star Musical about love and loss in the Blue Ridge Mountains, through Sunday, Arvada Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada; $53-$77; 720-898-7200,

A Doll’s House/A Doll’s House, Part 2 Henrik Ibsen’s iconic feminist drama and a contemporary sequel penned by Lucas Hnath, running in repertory, through Nov. 24, Denver Center Theatre Company, Ricketson Theatre, 14th and Curtis streets, Denver; $25-$40; 303-893-4100,

Erma Bombeck: At Wit’s End One-woman show that captures the wit and wisdom of an earlier generation’s favorite suburban humorist, through Sunday, DCPA Broadway, Garner Galleria Theatre, 14th and Curtis streets, Denver; $39; 303-893-4100,

Indecent Emotional true story of the passionate artists who risked everything to share a provocative Yiddish story a century ago, through Oct. 6, Denver Center for the Performing Arts, Space Theatre, 14th and Curtis streets, Denver; $30-$68; 303-893-4100,

Miss You Like Hell An undocumented immigrant and her estranged daughter take a cross-country trip as the mother’s deportation looms in this new musical, through Oct. 13, Aurora Fox Arts Theatre, 9900 E. Colfax Ave., Aurora; $12-$37; 303-739-1970,

Once Musical about an Irish street singer and the Czech woman he falls for, based on the hit film, through Oct. 13, Miners Alley Playhouse, 1224 Washington Ave., Golden; $26-$38; 303-935-3044,

Pass Over Contemporary mash-up of “Waiting for Godot” and the Biblical Exodus saga, through Oct. 12, Curious Theatre, 1080 Acoma St., Denver; 303-623-0524,

Play On! One-woman musical romp with Shakespeare’s women, through Saturday, And Toto too Theatre Company, 1245 Champa Studio, 1245 Champa St., Denver; $22-$25; 720-583-3975,

The Quality of Life Filled with compassion, honesty and humor, the two-act play explores the divide between living, dying and the freedom to decide your own fate, through Oct. 6, Benchmark Theatre, 40West Arts, 1560 Teller St., Lakewood; $15-$30;

Three Tall Women Pulitzer Prize-winner about an elderly woman whose life is laid out in all its charming, vicious and wretched glory, through Saturday, Firehouse Theater Company, John Hand Theater, 7653 E. 1st Place, Denver; $20-$23; 303-562-3232,

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