Fall Arts Events 

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A Man of No Importance Theatre Gael presents a show is set in Dublin that follows the comic misadventures of a small theater company as they struggle to produce an Oscar Wilde play. Opens Sept. 10. Thur.-Sat., 8 p.m.; Sundays, 5 p.m. Continues through Oct. 17. $16-$22. 14th Street Playhouse, 173 14th St. 404-733-5000.

Maria Kizito 7 Stages presents the world premiere of Sister Maria Kizito's helping, then slaughtering refuge Tutsis in Rwanda. Opens Sept. 30. Mon.-Sun. Continues through Oct. 24. 7 Stages, 1105 Euclid Ave. 404-523-7647.

M*A*S*H A youth one-act production based on characters from the movie and TV show. Opens Sept. 30. Sept. 30, 8 p.m.; Oct. 1, 8 p.m.; Oct. 2, 8 p.m.; Oct. 3, 2 p.m. $5. The Art Place, 3330 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta. 770-509-2700.

Mighty Nice Solo performance by Paul Zaloom of the television show "Beakman's World". Fri., Sat., 8 p.m.; Nov. 14, 7 p.m. Continues through Nov. 13. $16-$20. Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St. 404-873-3391.

Much Ado About Nothing The New American Shakespeare Tavern presents the story of Benedick and Beatrice fighting their love for one another. Opens Sept. 2. Thur.-Sat., 7:30 p.m.; Sundays, 6:30 p.m. Continues through Sept. 26. $19.50-$24.50. New American Shakespeare Tavern, 499 Peachtree St. 404-874-5299.

The Odd Couple Classic comedy by Neil Simon. Show includes dinner. Opens Sept. 17. Fri., Sat., 7 p.m. Continues through Oct. 2. $25. Holly Theatre, 69 West Main Street, Dahlonega.

Oliver! Broadway in Atlanta presents the musical version of Dickens' famous orphan. Opens Nov. 9. Nov. 9; Nov. 10; Nov. 11; Nov. 12; Nov. 13; Nov. 14. Fox Theatre, 660 Peachtree St. 404-881-2100.

On Golden Pond Ethel and Norman Thayer are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the 44th year. Opens Sept. 17. Sundays, 2 p.m.; Thur.-Sat., 8 p.m. Continues through Oct. 16. $12-$15. Onstage Atlanta, 2597 N. Decatur Road, Decatur. 404-897-1802.

Over the River and Through the Woods Family dedication is put to the test in this comedy about Italian-American grandparents determined to keep their unmarried grandson at home. Opens Sept. 24. Fri., Sat., 8 p.m.; Sundays, 2:30 p.m. Continues through Oct. 17. Stage Door Player Theatre, 5339 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody. 770-396-1726.

Pulp Actor's Express presents the regional premiere of a sexy comedy paying homage to 1950s lesbian pulp fiction. Opens Nov. 4. Thur.-Sun. Continues through Dec. 18. Actor's Express, 887 W. Marietta St., Ste J-107. 404-502-6655.

Red, Hot and Cole Take a swellegant stroll through the life and times of composer and lyricist Cole Porter. Opens Oct. 7. Mon.-Sun. Continues through Oct. 17. Atlanta Lyric Theatre, 1030 Marietta St. 404-572-2244.

Richard II Shakespeare Tavern presents the story about a king's downfall. Preview Sept. 30. Fri., Sat., 7:30 p.m.; Oct. 3, 6:30 p.m.; Wed., Thur., 7:30 p.m. Continues through Oct. 30. $10. New American Shakespeare Tavern, 499 Peachtree St. 404-874-5299.

Spooky Puppet. . .The Beginning Prequel to The Spooky Puppet Horror Show. Wed.-Fri., 8 p.m.; Saturdays, 8 p.m. & 11 p.m. Continues through Oct. 30. $16-$20. Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St. 404-873-3391.

Stage Door Canteen Features cast members from last season's Ain't Misbehavin', guest artists and a sneak preview of the upcoming holiday show. Fri., Nov. 5, 8 p.m. Stage Door Player Theatre, 5339 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody. 770-396-1726.

Story Theatre: A Day for Women Several of Atlanta's premier storytellers from the Women's Imaginative Guild of Storytellers will present hilarious and touching story performances. Sat., Aug. 28, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $15. Callanwolde Fine Arts Center, 980 Briarcliff Road. 404-872-5338.

The Subject Was Roses A son who went away to war as a mama's boy returns as a man in his own right, and the effect on his parents is devastating. Opens Sept. 3. Fri., Sat., 8 p.m.; Sundays, 3 p.m. Continues through Sept. 25. $15-$18. Class Act Theatre, 25 Powder Springs St., Marietta. 770-579-3156.

Talullah and Hattie: Dead at the Pearly Gates Cafe A rockin' musical revue set at a cafe near heaven. Tallulah Bankhead and Hattie McDaniel sing it out in a spot just outside the pearly gates. Wed., Sept. 1. Onstage2, Onstage Atlanta, 2597 N. Decatur Road, Decatur. 404-897-1802.

Topdog/Underdog Alliance Theatre presents a drama about two brothers, Lincoln and Booth, playing a dangerous game of sibling rivalry. Opens Nov. 12. Mon.-Sun. Continues through Dec. 19. Hertz Stage, Alliance Theatre, 1280 Peachtree St. 404-733-5000.

The Weird Just in time for your Halloween debauchery, a series of visceral pulp horror shorts from the author of Say You Love Satan and Weird Comic Book Fantasy. Fri.-Sun. Continues through Oct. 31. Dad's Garage Top Shelf Theatre, 280 Elizabeth St. 404-523-3141.

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