· THROUGH SEPT. 1
Paper Wing Theatre Company presents "August: Osage County." Continues at 8p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Sept. 1 at the Paper Wing Theatre, 320 Hoffman Ave. at Lighthouse Ave., Monterey. $25 general admission, $22 seniors, students and military; available online at www.paperwingtheatre.com or at the door (box office opens one half hour prior to showtime). 905-5684.
· THROUGH SEPT. 3
El Teatro Campesino presents "Popl Vuh," "The Heart of Heaven." Continues at 3p.m. Sat.-Sun., Aug. 25-26, and Sat.-Mon., Sept. 1-3, at San Juan Soccer Field, 100 Nyland Drive, at Third Street, San Juan Bautista. Free. 623-2444. elteatrocampesino.com.
· EXTENDED THROUGH SEPT. 15
Magic Circle Theatre presents "The Last Romance" by Joe DiPietro. Continues at 7:30p.m.Fridays and Saturdays and 2p.m., Sundays through Sept. 9 at theMagic Circle Theatre,8 El Caminito,Carmel Valley Village. New shows added: 2p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, 7:30p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, and 7:30p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15. Central Coast premiere of a heart-warming new romantic comedy by Tony Award-winning playwright DiPietro. Features Aaron Arias, Virginia Bell, Teresa del Piero, Rollie Dick, directed by Elsa Con. $22 Fridays and Saturdays; senior and student discounts available Sundays only, $20, available at 659-7500.
· THROUGH SEPT.
Stardust Playhouse presents Edward Albee's "Zoo Story." Continues at 8p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Sept. 15 at The Stardust Playhouse, 2115 Fremont St., Suite C., Monterey. $15, available at www.stardustplayhousemonterey.com or 402-8940.
· THROUGH SEPT. 16
The Bruce Arriss Wharf Theater presents "Broadway: A Musical." At 8:30p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, and 3:30p.m. Sundays through Sept. 16 at the Bruce Arriss Wharf Theater, Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey. $25 general, $10 children 12 ad under, available at 649-2332 or at the box office. The best of the hit Broadway musicals, directed by Gina Welch-Hagen, produced by Angelo DiGirolamo.
· THROUGH SEPT. 23
Pacific Repertory Theatre presents "Disney's Beauty and the Beast." Continues at 7:30p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2p.m. Sundays through Sept. 23. Additional evening performances are scheduled at 7:30p.m. Thursdays, Aug. 23 and Sept. 20, and Sunday, Sept. 2 at the outdoor Forest Theater, Mountain View and Santa Rita Street, Carmel. $34 to $38 with discounts for seniors over 65, students, children, teachers, and active military, available at the PacRep box office at the Golden Bough Playhouse, Monte Verde Street between Eighth and Ninth avenues, Carmel, 11a.m. -4p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; at 622-0100 or online at www.pacrep.org. Season FlexPasses, with savings up to 40 percent, also available.
AUDITIONS, CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
The Western Stage seeks volunteers in its technical and front-of-house departments. Call 755-6988 or 755-6981, or see wwww.westernstage.com.
Pacific Repertory Theatre's SoDA (School of Dramatic Arts) theater classes and performance opportunities. Theater classes for children, teenagers and adults. Classes held at Indoor Forest Theatre. Starts Jan. 31. 656-9730 or
MPC Theatre Company is seeking volunteers. Needed: ushers, ticket-takers and concessionaires. In addition to performance-night volunteers, the company is seeking people to distribute fliers and promotional materials throughout the Peninsula. All volunteers receive complimentary tickets to MPC Theatre Company productions. 646-4213 or firstname.lastname@example.org. · ONGOING
Paper Wing Theatre looking for actors interested in auditioning. The Paper Wing Theatre Company, located at 320 Hoffman Ave. at Lighthouse in New Monterey, is looking for actors interested in auditioning, with no experience necessary. Call 521-4512 to make an appointment (leave a message if there is no answer). PaperWingTheatreCo.com.
Hartnell College Theatre Arts Department is accepting students for its series of workshops and classes. Whether you are new to theater or a seasoned performer, there are opportunities to develop skills under the guidance of professional actors and directors. For ages 9-13. 755-6987, 755-6988, www.westernstage.org.