PREVIEWS

GUTHRIE THEATER: "Juno and the Paycock." A family in Dublin struggles to survive following the Irish Civil War. Previews 7:30 p.m. Sat.; 7 p.m. next Sun. $29. Ends June 28. 818 S. 2nd St., Mpls. 612-377-2224.

OPENING

BLOOMINGTON CIVIC THEATRE: "God of Carnage." An altercation between two boys brings together two sets of Brooklyn parents to resolve the matter. 7:30 p.m. Thu.-Fri. $19-$24. Ends June 14. Bloomington Center for the Arts, 1800 W. Old Shakopee Rd., Bloomington. 952-563-8575.

SPECIAL SHOWS

MIXED BLOOD THEATRE: "Young Negress Stepping Out of the River at Dawn." A love story about Rwandan immigrants living in America. 2 p.m. today; 7:30 p.m. Mon. $20. 1501 S. 4th St., Mpls. 612-338-6131.

ORDWAY CENTER: "Camelot." 2 & 7:30 p.m. today. $36-$110. Ordway Center for the Arts, 5th and Washington Sts., St. Paul. 651-224-4222.

CONTINUING

BRAVE NEW WORKSHOP: "Mad Vax: Beyond Measledome." 7:30 p.m. Thu.; 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. $18-$36. Ends Aug. 1. 824 Hennepin Av. S., Mpls. 612-332-6620.

CHANHASSEN DINNER THEATRE: "Disney's Mary Poppins." 4:30 p.m. today, next Sun.; 6 p.m. Tue., Thu.-Fri.; 11 a.m. & 6 p.m. Wed., Sat. $62-$84. Ends Oct. 24. 501 W. 78th St., Chanhassen. 952-934-1525.

CHILDREN'S THEATRE COMPANY: "Peter Pan: The Musical." 2 & 5 p.m. today, next Sun.; 7 p.m. Wed.-Fri.; 11 a.m. & 2 p.m. Sat. $10-$80. Ends June 13. 2400 3rd Av. S., Mpls. 612-874-0400.

HISTORY THEATRE: "River Road Boogie: The Augie Garcia Story." 2 p.m. today; 8 p.m. Thu.-Fri.; 2 & 8 p.m. Sat. $15-$40. Ends May 31. 30 E. 10th St., St. Paul. 651-292-4323.

NIMBUS: "From Darkness." Artists and thinkers in the late 20th century share their ideas about what is art. 3 p.m. today. $10-$18. Ends June 14. 1517 Central Av. NE., Mpls. 651-229-3122.

OLD LOG THEATER: "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels - The Musical." 2 p.m. today, next Sun.; 1:30 p.m. Wed.; 1:30 & 7:30 p.m. Thu.-Fri.; 7:30 p.m. Sat. $24-$35. Ends May 30. 5185 Meadville St., Excelsior. 952-474-5951.

PARK SQUARE THEATRE: "The Language Archive." A quirky fable about finding the words that can change your world. 2 p.m. today, next Sun.; 7:30 p.m. Thu.-Sat. $27-$60. Ends May 31. Historic Hamm Building, 20 W. 7th Pl., St. Paul. 651-291-7005.

PLYMOUTH PLAYHOUSE: "Late Nite Catechism." This interactive comedy is part catechism class and part theater. 2 p.m. today, next Sun.; 1 p.m. Wed.; 1 & 7:30 p.m. Thu.; 7:30 p.m. Fri.; 3 & 7:30 p.m. Sat. $35-$39. Ends June 14. 2705 N. Annapolis Lane, Plymouth. 763-553-1600.

SANDBOX THEATRE: "War With the Newts." An ensemble-created exploration of Karel Capek's 1936 sociopolitical sci-fi tale. 2 p.m. today, next Sun.; 7:30 p.m. Mon., Thu.-Sat. $25. Ends May 30. Park Square Theatre, Historic Hamm Building, 20 W. 7th Pl., St. Paul.

THEATRE UNBOUND: "Hamlet." 2 p.m. today, next Sun.; 7:30 p.m. Mon., Thu.-Sat. $18-$20. Ends May 31. Cowles Center, 528 Hennepin Av. S., Mpls. 612-721-1186.

CLOSING

GUTHRIE THEATER: "The Crucible." 1 & 7 p.m. today, next Sun.; 7:30 p.m. Tue.-Fri.; 1 & 7:30 p.m. Sat. $29-$72. 818 S. 2nd St., Mpls. 612-377-2224.

THE OPEN WINDOW THEATRE: "Freud's Last Session." 1:30 p.m. today, next Sun.; 7:45 p.m. Thu.-Fri.; 1:30 & 7:45 p.m. Sat. $22-$30. 1313 Chestnut Av., Mpls. 651-336-3302.

PENUMBRA THEATRE: "Detroit '67." To make ends meet, two siblings host basement parties. 2 p.m. today. 270 N. Kent St., St. Paul. 651-224-3180.

STAGES THEATRE COMPANY: "The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane." 2 p.m. today. $12-$16. Hopkins Center for the Arts, 1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins. 952-979-1111.

THEATRE IN THE ROUND: "Bedroom Farce." A married couple attempt to work out their problems around the bedrooms of three other couples in one endless night. 2 p.m. today. $22. 245 Cedar Av. S., Mpls. 612-333-3010.

YELLOW TREE THEATRE: "Next to Normal." Bipolar disorder threatens to destroy a woman's seemingly perfect life. 2 p.m. today. $18-$25. 320 5th Av. SE., Osseo. 763-493-8733.

YOUTH PERFORMANCE COMPANY: "Pecos Bill & Other Tall Tales." 2 p.m. today. $12-$15. Howard Conn Fine Arts Center, 1900 Nicollet Av. S., Mpls. 612-623-9080.

COMEDY

MYSTIC LAKE CASINO HOTEL: Greg Fitzsimmons and Gabe Noah. 7 & 9:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat. $19. 2400 Mystic Lake Blvd., Prior Lake. 952-445-9000.

STEVIE RAY'S COMEDY CABARET: 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. $15. Chanhassen Dinner Theatres, 501 W. 78th St., Chanhassen. 952-934-1525.

DANCE

KATHA DANCE THEATRE: 5 p.m. today. $7-$15. Hopkins High School, 2400 Lindbergh Dr., Minnetonka. 763-533-0756.

ZENON DANCE COMPANY: 2 p.m. today. $34. Cowles Center, 528 Hennepin Av. S., Mpls. 612-338-1101.