Buck Creek Players
INDIANAPOLIS — The Buck Creek Players present a tribute to Mae West, the 1930s film star, who comes roaring back to life when two super-fans meet at her grave and form a friendship. Together, their celebrity fantasies create a portrait of one of the world’s wittiest sex symbols. Performances run Friday through Oct. 9 at the Buck Creek Playhouse, 11150 Southeastern Ave. Tickets are $18 for adults and $16 for students and seniors. For more information and show times, visit buckcreekplayers.com or call 317-862-2270.
INDIANAPOLIS — Footlite Musicals presents “The Addams Family,” the 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., Performances run through Oct. 9. Visit footlitemusicals.wildapricot.org for show times and ticket prices.
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 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
NDIANAPOLIS — 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. 86h 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 encounter intrigue, romance, daring and 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.