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Opening

"Jesus Christ Superstar" The Landmark Theater presents a two-night performance of Andrew Lloyd Webber's and Tim Rice's acclaimed musical on March 11 and 12 at 8 p.m. $40-$60. 6 N. Laurel St. 646-4213.

"Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead" Following the actions of two minor characters from William Shakespeare's "Hamlet," the Henley Street Theatre Company examines the laws of probability and the mysteries of mortality with an all-female cast, reversing the Elizabethan all-male tradition. Production begins March 13 and continues through March 28. $15-$20. 4901 Old Brook Road. 340-00115.

Ongoing

"Children of a Lesser God" The Barksdale Theatre presents this Tony Award-winning play detailing the marriage of a hearing-impaired woman and her teacher at a school for the deaf, with showings at 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. on Sundays, and select Wednesdays through March 22. A special American Sign Language interpreted performance will take place on Sunday, March 8. $35-$38. 114 W. Broad St. 282-2620.

"Mona's Arrangements" The Barksdale Theatre at Hanover Tavern presents this musical comedy about a successful flower shop owner who falls for a man 20 years her junior. Performances continue through April 19. $3-$38. 13181 Hanover Courthouse Road. 282-2620.

"Murder Las Vegas Style" The Mystery Dinner Playhouse performs a new murder-mystery comedy featuring a courtroom backdrop, complete with judge, jury and an executioner at the Holiday Inn West End, continuing each Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. through June 13. $42. 2000 Staples Mill Road. 649-2583.

"Of Mice and Men" The Swift Creek Mill Theatre presents a dramatic adaptation of John Steinbeck's Depression-era story of two wandering farmhands, with performances continuing through March 14. 17401 Jefferson Davis Highway. For schedule and ticket information call 748-5203.

"Rabbit Hole" The Firehouse Theatre Project presents this 2007 Pulitzer Prize-winner about a family trying to recover from a life-shattering accident. Performances continue through March 21, with showtimes at 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 4 p.m. on Sundays. $10-$25. 1609 W. Broad St. 800-595-4849.

"Steal Away" Petersburg's Sycamore Rouge presents this comedic folk tale about five upstanding church ladies who raise money to send young black women to college by robbing banks. Performances each Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 4 p.m. through March 14. 21 W. Old St. For ticket information call 957-5707.

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