TRICK BOXING

– pay what you think it’s worth after the show. Southern Theater, 1420 Washington Av. S., Mpls., www.southerntheater.org)

CAROLINE PALMER

 

RED EYE PERFORMANCE SERIES

Red Eye celebrates June with its annual “New Works 4 Weeks” festival starting this weekend with the Works-in-Progress shows featuring pieces from Jeesun Choi and Thalia Kostman, Andrew Lee Dolan and Peter Heeringa, Hayley Finn, Sam Johnson and Zainab Musa. The next three weekends comprise the Isolated Acts portion of the event, featuring Nick LeMere’s “He & Him/She & Her” (June 6-9), “A Double Bill” with Angharad Davies’ “Pretend” and Tamara Ober’s “Sin Eater” (June 13-16), and finally “Rehearsing Failure” by Lisa Channer, Cory Hinkle and Annie Enneking (June 20-23). (8 p.m. Thu.-Sat., 7 p.m. Sun. All Thu. shows pay-as-able. All Works-in-Progress shows $8 Fri.-Sat. Isolated Acts shows $15 Fri.-Sat. Red Eye Theater, 15 W. 14th St., Mpls., 612-870-0309. www.redeyetheater.org)

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SYLVIA

Mary Fox plays the yappy little pup in A.R. Gurney’s popular comedy, which is being reprised for the summer at Yellow Tree Theatre in Osseo. A husband on the verge of a midlife crisis brings home a friendly mutt who soon becomes the man’s best friend — to the consternation of his wife. Fox is a Yellow Tree regular, having just appeared in the musical “Stay Tuned.” Anne Byrd directs. (7:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat., Thu. Ends June 23, 320 5th Av. SE., Osseo, $20-$23, 763-493-8733 or yellowtreetheatre.com)

Graydon Royce