On Stage – February 22

Award-winning ‘American Buffalo’ opens in Carmel

CARMEL — David Mamet’s “American Buffalo” starred Robert Duvall in the original Broadway production and won the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for Best American Play in 1977. The playing at the Carmel Community Playhouse, “American Buffalo,” which includes mature language, features three small time crooks in a Chicago junk shop plotting to rob a man of his coin collection. “American Buffalo” opens Friday and plays two weekends at the Carmel Community Playhouse, 14229 Clay Terrace Blvd. Visit carmelplayers.org for show times and ticket prices.

‘Mamma Mia!’ — here we go again at Beef & Boards

INDIANAPOLIS — The music of Swedish rock band Abba fills the air when “Mamma Mia!” opens tonight at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, 9301 Michigan Road. The lively musical tells the story of a daughter planning her wedding. She would like her absent father to walk her down the aisle, but which of her mother’s three boyfriends is the one? “Mamma Mia!” runs through April 8. Visit beefandboards.com for show times and ticket prices. For reservations, call the Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre Box Office at 317-872-9664.