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Theatre Listings May 15-21

Know of something missing from our Local Theater listings? Send it to The Arlington Connection and Alexandria and Mount Vernon Gazettes at either arlington@connectionnewspapers.com or gazette@connectionnewspapers.com. Deadline is 2 p.m. the Thursday before publication. Call Rebecca Halik at 703-917-6407 with any questions.

<b>Other News

</b> Act III Theatre Company is holding auditions for “A Year with Frog and Toad” for men and women ages 15 and up on June 2-3 from 7-9 p.m. at Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre, 125 S. Old Glebe Road. 703-548-1154.

<b>Just Starting

</b> Keegan Theatre presents “Closing Time” through June 7 at Theatre on the Run, 3700 Four Mile Run Drive. Showtimes are Thursdays-Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. $20/person; $15/student, senior. Visit www.keegantheatre.com for more.

The Children’s Theatre presents “Winnie the Pooh” from May 30 through June 8 at Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre, 125 S. Old Glebe Road. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays at 3 p.m. $10/adult; $8/child, student, senior. Reservations recommended, 703-548-1154.

<b>Last Chance

</b> See “Momotaro” through May 18 at Classika Theatre, 4041 S. 28th Street Columbia Pike. It is a classic Japanese tale about a boy born from a peach. Visit www.classika.org or 703-824-6200 for times or prices.

<b>Ongoing Events

</b> See “Richard III” through May 24 at the Nannie Lee Center, 1108 Jefferson St. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. $13/senior and student; $15/adult. Visit www.tapestrytheatre.com or www.tapestryrichard3.net or 703-960-3398.

The world premiere of “The Stephen Schwartz Project,” a musical revue of songs by the award-winning composer/lyricist Stephen Schwartz will be in performance at MetroStage, 1201 N. Royal St., through May 25. Performances are Thursdays and Fridays at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m., and Sun at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets $35-40. Call 800-494-8497.

Tapestry Theatre Company’s last production will be William Shakespeare’s “Richard III” which will run May 9 through May 24 at the Lee Center Kaufmann auditorium in Alexandria. Shows will run Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. with two Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Tickets: $13/seniors and students - $15 regular adult. Visit www.tapestrytheatre.com or www.tapestryrichard3.net or call 703-960-3398.

Teatro de la Luna presents “Volvio Una Noche” (She Returned One Night) through May 31 at Gunston Arts Center, Theatre Two, 2700 S. Lang St. Performances are Thursdays-Saturdays at 8p.m. and Saturday matinees at 3 p.m. Tickets range between $20-$30. Visit www.teatrodelaluna.org or 703-548-3092.

Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave., presents “The Happy Time” by Kander and Ebb through June 1. Listen to the story of Jacques Bonnard. Visit www.signature-theatre.org or 703-820-9771 for tickets and times.

Watch “Closing Time” by Owen McCafferty through June 7 at Theatre on the Run, 3700 S. Four Mile Run Drive. Visit www.keegantheatre.com or 703-536-1600.

See “Fables for the Tables” on Sunday afternoons at 2 p.m. through June 22 at 219 Restaurant, 219 King St. Presented by Natural Theatricals. No cover charge, but must have brunch. 703-549-1141 for reservations.