Local Theater

Local Theater

Firebelly Productions offers "One Flew Over Cuckoo's Nest," a classic social commentary written by Ken Kesey and adapted by Dale Wasserman. Performances at Theatre on the Run, 3700 South Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington, from July 20 - Aug. 6. Tickets $5 - $15. Special rates for seniors on Sundays; group rates available for any performance. Call 703-409-2372 or visit www.firebellyproductions.net for details.

“The Barber of Seville” will be at Lubber Run Ampitheatre July 7 – Aug. 7. The show is a 45-minute one-act version of Rossini’s masterpiece, suitable for the whole family. Adapted by the Lyric Opera of Chicago and sung in English the show is presented by the Opera Theatre of Northern Virginia at 8 p.m. Free. Call 703-528-1433 or visit www.novaopera.org for specific dates.

“Edit:Undo” is a musical about high school, a tale about teenage life, love, and technology at the dawn of the 21st Century. It’s the creative work of nine students from Maryland and Virginia: three composers, three lyricists, and three book writers. The C.I.T. cast will perform Edit:Undo at the Theater Lab of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts at 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 7, and again at a 1 p.m. matinee on Tuesday, Aug. 8. Tickets are $20. There will be a preview performance at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 6, at WT Woodson High School in Fairfax, with a ticket price of $10. Visit http://www.editundo.org. Tickets can be purchased online at www.cappies.com/cit/.

Narnia comes off the big screen to be performed as a musical in Northern Virginia on Saturday, Aug. 12 at 7 p.m. at the St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 4250 N. Glebe Road. The show is performed by Singers Onstage, the performing arts camp, run by the directors of the McLean-based World Children’s Choir. Tickets are $15 adults/$10 seniors/students/children; available at the door. Call 703-734-0621 or e-mail HarnesSelway@aol.com.

The Keegan Theatre and New Island Theatre presents Steve Martin’s, "Picasso at the Lapin Agile," opening Thursday, July 29 at the Gunston Arts Center Theater II, 2700 S. Lang St., Arlington. The production will run through Saturday, Aug. 19. Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 8 p.m.; Saturday 2 p.m. matinees July 29 and Aug. 5 and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Tickets are $25 general admission, $20 students and seniors. Call 703-892-0202 or email boxoffice@keegantheatre.com.

"The Little Mermaid" will be at Synetic Theater, 4041 S. 28th St., Arlington from June 3 – Aug. 20 on Saturday and Sunday at noon. For ages 4 and up. Tickets are $12 in advance. Call 703-824-6200 or visit www.classika.org.