The Shame of Maudie Jones or a Fate Worse Than Death, The Iron Springs Chateau, 444 Ruxton Ave. $14-$25. Dinner theater with a sing- along intermission and vaudeville-style olio. Runs through Oct. 14, five days a week, dinner at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Call 685-5104 to make reservations.
Rounding Third, Butte Opera House, 139 Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $7-$11. A two-man comedy about the high stakes of Little League. Runs through Sun., May 14. Fri., 8 p.m.; Sat., 2 and 8 p.m.; Sun., 2 p.m. Call 719/235-8944 for tickets or more information.
Arsenic and Old Lace, Pulpit Rock Church Auditorium, 301 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. $4. A comedy performance to benefit Hurricane Katrina relief through May 7, Fri., 7 p.m., Sat., 8 p.m., Sun., 2 p.m. Call 598-6767, ext. 349 for more.
The Incredible Circus MAT, Business of Art Center, 513 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. $8. Featuring acrobats, jugglers, contortionists, clowns and more. May 5-7, Fri., 7 p.m., Sat., 11 a.m. and Sun., 2 p.m. Call 685-4729 or visit themat.org for reservations.
Dancing at Lughnasa, Lon Chaney Theatre, 221 E. Kiowa St. $5-$15. A story of 1930's Ireland through the eyes of a young boy. May 5-14, Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m. and Sun., 2 p.m. Call 573-7411 or visit starbarplayers.org for more.
Ballet Folklorico de Veracruz, Sangre de Cristo Arts Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., Pueblo. $20. Featuring more than 45 dancers and 10 musicians from the State of Veracruz. Thurs., May 11, 7:30 p.m. Call 719/295-7222 for tickets.
The Pirates of Penzance, Colorado Springs Fine Art Center, 30 W. Dale St. The REP presents light opera about pirates. Runs May 12-June 4. Fri. and Sat., 8 p.m., Sun., 2 p.m. Call 634-5581 for more.
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra and Other Dances, Rampart High School Theatre, 8250 Lexington Drive. $6-$8. Featuring Hillary MacPhee and Angela Wood and the Pre-Professional Division of Ballet Society. Sat., May 13, 4 and 7 p.m. Call 272-7078 for tickets or more.
The RiP Takes Taylor 3, CC Taylor Theater, 920 N. Cascade Ave. $2-$5. Presenting an improv comedy performance. Sat., May 13, 10 p.m. Call 634-5056 for more.
Guys and Dolls, Dusty Loo Bon Vivant Theater, 3955 Cragwood Drive. $12-$25. Theaterworks brings a cast of 30 to the stage for this popular Broadway musical. Runs May 25 through June 18, Wed.-Sat., 7:30 p.m., Sat., 2 p.m. and Sun., 4 p.m. Call 262-3232 or visit uccstheatreworks.com for more.
My Partner, Butte Opera House, 139 E. Bennett Ave., Cripple Creek. $8-$14. A comical, romantic melodrama set in the 1890's. Runs June 17 through September 3, Wed.-Sun., 8 p.m. and Sat.-Sun., 2 p.m. Call 719/689-2513 for more or visit cripplecreekplayers.com.