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Sunday is last shot to see Ralphie in PYT's 'Christmas Story' musical

Peninsula Youth Theatre’s production of “A Christmas Story” – a musical version of the classic 1983 movie – is scheduled to run through Sunday at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St.

Set in the 1940s, the comedy follows young Ralphie Parker, who desperately wants a Red Ryder air rifle for Christmas and plots ways to ensure that Santa Claus will make his dream come true.

Palo Alto Players puts away 'Pan' after this weekend's performances


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The Palo Alto Players’ production of “Peter Pan” stars Brittney Mignano as Wendy Darling, left, and Corrie Farbstein in the title role. The play closes Sunday at the Lucie Stern Theatre.

The Palo Alto Players production of “Peter Pan” is scheduled to close Sunday at the Lucie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto.

Based on the play by James M. Barrie, the story follows Peter Pan and the Darling children to faraway Neverland, where they encounter the loony Lost Boys, pirates led by Captain Hook and a carnivorous crocodile.

Foothill play won't 'Happen' after Sunday


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Sissy Jessup (Alexis Standridge) gets a ride from her dad Doremus (Vic Prosak) in the Foothill Theatre Arts production of “It Can’t Happen Here,” based on Sinclair Lewis’ 1935 novel, adapted for the stage by Tony Taccone and Bennett S. Cohen.

Foothill Theatre Arts’ adaptation of Sinclair Lewis’ classic novel “It Can’t Happen Here” is slated to conclude Sunday in the Loh- man Theatre at Foothill College, 12345 S. El Monte Road, Los Altos Hills.

The dark satire follows newspaper editor Doremus Jessup’s perspective on the election of an unlikely candidate to the presidency and the response of a citizenry when the system does not fix itself and instead spirals into chaos.

'Autumn' concert set for Sunday

The National Association of Composers is scheduled to present a concert of new music, “Autumn Song,” 3 p.m. Sunday at Foothills Congregational Church in Los Altos.

The concert will feature “Bodega Bay,” a composition by Los Altos resident and music teacher Sondra Clark, along with works by other Bay Area composers.

'Peter Pan' plays on at Lucie Stern


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John Bisceglie plays Captain Hook in “Peter Pan.”

Palo Alto Players last week launched its production of “Peter Pan,” scheduled to run through Nov. 19 at the Lucie Stern Theater, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto.

Based on the play by James M. Barrie, the story follows Peter Pan and the Darling children to Neverland as they encounter the loony Lost Boys, pirates led by Captain Hook and a carnivorous crocodile.

Pear's 'Enemy of the People' closes Sunday in MV

Pear Theatre’s adaptation of Henrik Ibsen’s “An Enemy of the People” is scheduled to close Sunday in Mountain View.

“Enemy” is the story of an altruistic man undermined by people more concerned with profit. Ibsen examines the moral dilemmas inherent in whistleblowing, as well as the nature of truth itself.


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