· NOV. 9-11
CSU Monterey Bay presents Will Shephard's "The Fisherman Ming Cho Yee and the Princess under the Sea." At 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, at CSU Monterey Bay's University Center, Sixth Avenue at B Street on the CSUMB campus. The play, partially based on Monterey and Pacific Grove history and partially on a classic folk tale, was written by Music and Performing Arts faculty member Shephard. Free. Recommended for adults and children over 12. Information: 582-4511. Driving directions and a campus map at csumb.edu/map.
· NOV. 9-DEC. 8
The Western Stage presents "Irving Berlin's White Christmas." Opens at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, continues at 78:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Dec. 8 at the main stage theater, Hartnell College Performing Arts Building, 411 Central Ave., Salinas. The stage version of the holiday classic, with a new libretto by David Ives, directed by TWS Production Manager Jeff McGrath. $20 general, $10 children, available at westernstage.com or at 755-6816.
· NOV. 9-DEC. 9
Magic Circle Theatre presents Ira Levin's "Deathtrap." Opens at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9; continues Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m. through Dec. 9 at Magic Circle Theatre, 8 El Caminito, Carmel Valley.
· NOV. 8-10
Stevenson School Performing Arts presents "Our Town" by Thornton Wilder. Continues at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, Friday, Nov. 9, and Saturday, Nov. 10 at Keck Auditorium on the Pebble Beach campus, 3152 Forest Lake Road, Pebble Beach. Staged in the three-quarter round; seating is limited. $12 general, $8 students, seniors/military; discount for tickets purchased in advance online, stevensonschool.org/boxoffice. 625-8389.
· THROUGH NOV. 11
Pacific Repertory Theatre presents "A Conversation with Georgia O'Keeffe." Continues at 7:30p.m. Fri-Sat, with 2p.m. matinees, through Nov. 11 at the Circle Theatre of the Golden Bough Playhouse, Casanova Street between Eighth and Ninth avenues, Carmel. $16-$35 (discounts for seniors, children, students, teachers, military) at the Golden Bough Box Office, Carmel (Tue-Sat, 11a.m.-4p.m.), 622-0100 or www.pacrep.org.
· THROUGH NOV. 17
ARIEL Theatrical's musical "Seussical." Continues at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, and Nov. 9-10, 16-17 and at 2 p.m. Saturdays, Nov. 3, 10, 17 at the Karen Wilson Children's Theatre, 320 Main St., Salinas. "Seussical" is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza that lovingly brings to life favorite Dr. Seuss characters — including Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, Lazy Mayzie, and Jojo. $10 general, $8 for students, seniors or active military and $6 for children age 3-12 (under 3 is free), available at 775-0976 online at www.arieltheatrical.org or at the theater.
· NOV. 11
PacRep Theatre open auditions for "Legally Blonde The Musical." From 10 a.m. -12:30 p.m. and 3:30-5 p.m. Sunday, Nov 11 at the Golden Bough Playhouse, Monte Verde between Eighth and Ninth, Carmel. For high school and college students, with a limited amount of primary adult roles, all roles sing and dance. Auditioners must prepare one modern monologue and one song, with the combined total not to exceed 3 minutes. Schedule auditions at 622-0700 ext. 100,Tues.-Sat., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Pictures and resumes may be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to PacRep Theatre, PO Box 222035, Carmel, CA 93922.