"Altar Boyz" Swift Creek Mill Theatre presents this musical comedy about a religiously bent boy-band, Matthew, Mark, Luke, Juan and Abraham, opening April 2 with performances running through May 30. $35-$50. 17401 Jefferson Davis Highway. For specific dates and times of shows call 748-5203.
"Endless Forms Most Wonderful" The Carpenter Science Theatre Company presents a stage dramatization depicting the life and works of evolutionary theorist Charles Darwin starting April 4 at the Science Museum of Virginia, continuing through May 10 with performances every Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m. and Wednesday-Friday at 10 and 11:30 a.m. $3. 2500 W. Broad St. 864-1400.
"Mindgame" The Chamberlayne Actors Theatre presents the stage adaptation of Anthony Horowitz's thriller following a writer of true-crime stories and his attempt to interview a serial killer locked away in a hospital for the criminally insane. Production continues through April 4. $15-$20. 319 N. Wilkinson Road. For show times call 262-9760.
"Mona's Arrangements" The Barksdale Theatre at Hanover Tavern presents this musical comedy about a successful flower-shop owner who falls for a gentleman 20 years her junior. Performances continue through April 19. $3-$38. 13181 Hanover Courthouse Road. 282-2620.
"Murder in the Court" 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.
"Pulp" The Richmond Triangle Players present Patricia Kane's noir parody of old movies and the lesbian pulp fiction of the 1950s following the owners and patrons of a post-WWII jazz bar known as the Well at the Gay Community Center of Richmond every Friday and Saturday through April 18 at 8 p.m. $20-$25. 1440 Sherwood Ave., 346-8113.
"Studio 3" Richmond Ballet presents a multimedia performance of Val Caniparoli's "Djangology," as well as the world premiere of Gina Patterson's "Silence," in the facility's studio theater, featuring various forms of choreography, music and audio-visual imagery. Production continues through May 3. $15-$28. 407 E. Canal St. 262-8003.