theater Epic Proportions, a wacky comedy set in the 1930s, Lon Chaney Theater, 221 E. Kiowa. $12-$15. Sat. and Sun., Sept. 19- Oct. 4, 8 p.m.; Oct. 5, 2 pm. For reservations or information, call 573-7411.
Bloody Poisoning, Osborne Studio Theatre, 3955 Cragwood Dr. The story behind Mary Shelly's Frankenstein. Thurs.-Sat Sept. 25-27, 9 p.m. Matinees on Sat., 2:30 p.m. and Sun., 3 p.m.
Doc Murdock's Old Time Medicine Show, Venue 515, Business of Art Center, 515 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs. $8. Sat., Oct. 4, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. For reservations call 685-1861. Tickets also available at the door one half hour before show times on the day of the performance.
Hard Candy and The Talking Dog, Taylor Theater on the CC campus, 902 N. Cascade Ave. Thurs., Sept. 18 - Sat., Sept. 20, 8 p.m. Hard Candy, a 40-minute piece, explores the quirks of the job interview process. The Talking Dog follows a disgruntled couple through a sky diving expedition. Tickets at the Worner Center. For more, call 389-6607.
Come for Dinner, Stay for Death, Hearthstone Inn, 506 N. Cascade Ave. $39 - $45, dinner and show. Extra Sensory Poisoning, Sat., Sept. 27, 7:30 p.m. Call 473-4413 for reservations and information.