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Art Works Tony Cosby, Rodney Choice and Charles Satchell perform a fictional encounter between Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X in "The Meeting" June 18 at 3 p.m. Tickets are $20. 320 Hull St. 329-1517.

Beulah United Methodist Church The Azusa Pacific University Theatre Department presents the musical drama "Godspell" June 19 at 7 p.m. Free. 6930 Hopkins Road. 639-0503.

Richmond Shakespeare Festival The season kicks off with the comedy that inspired so many teen movies, "The Taming of the Shrew," at Agecroft Hall June 15 at 8 p.m. and Thursdays-Sundays through July 9. Tickets are $18. 4305 Sulgrave Road. Call (866) BARD-TIX or visit www.richmondshakespeare.com.

Science Museum of Virginia The Carpenter Science Theatre Company presents a farcical take on "Hansel and Gretel" June 17 at 1 and 3 p.m. and Thursdays-Mondays through Aug. 31. Free with admission. 2500 W. Broad St. 864-1400.

Ongoing

Barksdale Theater The threat of male nudity is quite real with the Barksdale's production of the musical "The Full Monty" at 8 p.m. through Aug. 13 with some 2 p.m. matinees. Tickets are $34-$38. 1601 Willow Lawn Drive. 282-2620.

Chamberlayne Actors Theatre The Chamberlayne Actors Theatre presents "Epic Proportions," a biblical comedy, at 8 p.m. Through June 17. Tickets are $10-$13. 319 N. Wilkinson Road. 262-9760.

ComedySportz The improv theater presents its latest musical parody, "Pop Fiction," Fridays and Saturdays at 10 p.m. through June. Tickets are $12-$14. 7115A Staples Mill Road. 266-9377.

Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen The On-the-Air Radio Players present "Don't Touch That Dial," live recordings of Golden Age radio scripts and music, June 14 at 8 p.m. Free. 2880 Mountain Road. 501-5115.

Hanover Tavern The Barksdale Theatre at Hanover Tavern presents Anthony Marriot and Alistair Foot's "No Sex Please, We're British" at 8 p.m. Thursdays-Sundays through June 24. Tickets are $34-$38. 13181 Courthouse Road. 282-2620.

Mystery Dinner Playhouse The dinner theater presents "The Butler's Been Murdered!" a four-course mystery, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. in the Best Western Governor's Inn. Through June 10. Tickets are $36.95. 9826 Midlothian Turnpike. Call 649-2583 or visit www.mysterydinner.com.

St. John's Episcopal Church A re-enactment of the Second Virginia Convention, featuring Patrick Henry's "Liberty or Death" speech, starts at 2 p.m. every Sunday with an organ recital at 1:30 p.m. Through Sept. 4. Donations accepted. 2401 E. Broad St. 649-7938.

Swift Creek Mill Theatre Swift Creek Mill Theatre presents "Steel Magnolias" Thursdays-Saturdays at 8 p.m. with some matinees. Through Aug. 2. Tickets are $28.50-$41.25. 17401 Jefferson Davis Highway. 748-5203.

Sycamore Rouge The Conciliation Project presents "Uncle Tom's Cabin: Deconstructed" at 8 p.m. through June 17. Tickets are $10. 21 W. Old St. in Petersburg. 957-5707.



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