Stage 

Opening

"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 start Feb. 27 and continue through April 19. $3-$38. 13181 Hanover Courthouse Road. 282-2620.

"Rabbit Hole" The Firehouse Theatre Project presents this 2007 Pulitzer Prize-winner about a family trying to recover from a life-shattering accident. Performances begin Feb. 26 and continue through March 21, with showtimes at 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 4 p.m. on Sundays. $10-$25. 1609 W. Broad St. 355-2001.

Ongoing

"Amadeus" Richmond Shakespeare presents Peter Shaffer's Tony Award-winning play examining the jealousy and artistic backstabbing of Wolfgang Mozart and Antonio Salieri at Second Presbyterian Church, with shows Thursdays-Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. through March 8. $13-$26. 5 N. Fifth St. 866-227-3849.

"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.

"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.

"The Penny Executive" The Science Museum of Virginia holds performances of this 45-minute educational play about the post-Civil War life of an young African-American girl named Maggie Walker who broke many racial barriers in Richmond. Performances take place Saturdays and Sundays at 1 and 3 p.m., and Thursdays and Fridays at 10 and 11:30 a.m. through March 1. $3. 2500 W. Broad St. 864-1400.

"Steal Away" Petersburg's Sycamore Rouge presents this comedic folk tale about five upstanding church ladies, who raise funds to send young black women to college by robbing banks, with 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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