A Public Fit takes a new look at Tennessee Williams’ American classic, re-introducing modern audiences to the Wingfields – Tom, Laura and their domineering mother Amanda, a wilting southern flower languishing in a St. Louis apartment with the children she cannot, will not understand. "The Glass Menagerie" is a poetic, searing look into the effects of memory on our understanding of ourselves, our families and our shared past.
In this world premiere, Deborah, a scientist is trying to prevent PTSD in soldiers by genetically modifying their memories and emotions. By luck of the draw, her first test subject is her husband, Josh, an Air Force lieutenant. The experiment works well...too well...until she discovers she's pregnant...
Every Wednesday at 8 p.m. You never know who you’ll see, but you know you will always enjoy some great long- and short-form improv. Come at 6:30 for a donation-suggested drop-in class focusing on musical comedy, stay for the fun and games. $10. The Sci-Fi Center, 5077 S. Arville St., greyenvelope.com
Every Wednesday at 10 p.m. Named the Best Comedy Show in Vegas by Desert Companion, improv geniuses Paul Mattingly and Matt Donnelly will lead you to laughter and beyond. Free, pay what you desire in the buckets at the end of the show. Inside Art Square, 1025 S. First Street.