Barksdale Theatre at Hanover Tavern "Death Trap," about a has-been playwright who attempts to scheme his way back to Broadway, opens Sept. 14 at 8 p.m. Runs Wednesday through Friday at 8 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. through Oct. 21. Tickets are $35-$38. 282-2620.
Firehouse Theatre "Mr. Marmalade," a dark comedy about growing up in difficult times, opens Sept. 13 at 8 p.m. Runs Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. through Oct. 6. Tickets are $23-$25. 1609 W. Broad St. 355-2001.
Mystery Dinner Theatre "Death by Doo-Wop," a murder mystery set on a 1950s dance show, runs 7:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays through Oct. 13. Tickets are $39.95. 2000 Staples Mill Road. 649-2583.
Richmond Ballet Studio Theatre "Terra," by Colin Connor, "Other Places," by Stoner Winslett and a world premiere by Jessica Lang at 6:30 p.m. 407 E. Canal St. Runs through Sept. 16.
Swift Creek Mill Theatre "Urinetown," a comical musical about evil corporations controlling the world's pay toilets. Shows Thursday through Saturday at 8 p.m., with selected Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2:30 p.m. Runs through Nov. 3. Tickets are $31.50-$43.50. 748-5203.Click here for more Arts & Culture