Ongoing onstage for the weekend of July 21
Daniel Morgan Shelley as Nat Turner, John Ottavino as John Brown, and Cassie Beck as Sally in ¿The Insurgents¿ at Contemporary American Theater Festival. (Photo by Ron Blunt)
Lectures, discussions, stage readings, music and art exhibitions, plus plays. Continues through Sunday, July 31. Shepherd University, Shepherds-town, W.Va. Single tickets for the 2011 repertory are $52; four-show and five-show ticket packages available and range from $100 to $225. For a schedule, call 800-999-2283 or go to www.catf.org.
'Cinderella's Sock Hop'
The royal family is throwing a ball. With the help of Cinderella's hip godfather, Rock Lobster, she hopes to find a rich, handsome prince before the party is over. Noon and 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Sunday, Aug. 28. Wonderment Puppet Theater, 412 W. King St., Martinsburg, W.Va. $4.50 per person; free for children younger than 2. Call 304-258-4074 or 304-260-9382.
Plus-size heroine Tracy Turnblad wins a spot on the local TV dance program and finds herself a teen celebrity. Friday and Saturday evenings; matinees on the first, third and fifth Sunday of each month and select Sunday evenings. Continues through Saturday, Aug. 27. Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre, Willowtree Plaza, 5 Willowdale Drive, Frederick, Md. Tickets cost $25 to $46. Call 301-662-6600 or go to www.wayoffbroadway.com.