On Stage – September 22

Footlite Musicals

INDIANAPOLIS — Footlite Musicals presents “The Addams Family,” a musical based on characters created by cartoonist Charles Addams whose work was frequently seen in “New Yorker” magazine. This macabre tale tells the story of Gomez Addams’ worst nightmare: daughter Wednesday, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a young man from a respectable family. This Footlite premiere is directed by Ed Trout. “The Addams Family” is playing at Footlite Musicals, 1847 N. Alabama St., Friday through Oct. 9. Visit footlitemusicals.wildapricot.org for show times and ticket prices.

The Belfry

NOBLESVILLE — The Belfry presents “Girls of the Garden Club,” a comedy written by John Patrick. The play revolves around the strong-minded, unique and humorous characters of the ladies of the local garden club. Performances run Friday through Oct. 9 at the Belfry, 10590 Greenfield Ave. Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 p.m. Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. Visit thebelfrytheatre.com for ticket prices and more information.

Mud Creek Players

INDIANAPOLIS — The Mud Creek Players offer a break from the election with “The Sensuous Senator” (rated PG-13) weekends through Oct. 1 at the Mud Creek Playhouse, 9740 E. 86th St. Smooth-talking Senator Henry Douglas has based his entire campaign on the hot button issue of family values. When his wife goes out of town for the weekend, he realizes that he may just be able to break every one of his campaign promises. Friday and Saturday shows are at 8 p.m. and Sunday matinees are at 2:30 p.m.. Visit mudcreekplayers.com for ticket information.

Indiana Repertory Theatre

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Repertory Theatre presents swashbuckling adventure with “The Three Musketeers” adapted from Alexandre Dumas’ novel by Catherine Bush, through Oct. 15 at the Indiana Repertory Theatre, 140 W. Washington St. Athos, Porthos and Aramis are joined by young D’Artagnon as the king’s guard encounters intrigue, romance, daring, danger and plenty of crossed swords. Visit irtlive.com for performance times and ticket information.

Beef & Boards

INDIANAPOLIS — “Menopause the Musical” returns by popular demand to Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre now through Oct. 2. The all-female cast presents this musical parody staged to classic tunes from the 60s, 70s and 80s. Join the sisterhood of “Menopause the Musical” at Beef & Boards, 9301 Michigan Road. Visit beefandboards.com for show times and ticket prices. For reservations, call the Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre Box Office at 317-872-9664.