“She Kills Monsters,” 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Omaha Community Playhouse, 6915 Cass St. Use the west stage door entrance and stop at check-in table. A variety of roles are available. Bring c… Read more

“Big Fish,” 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday, Bellevue Little Theatre, 203 West Mission Ave., Bellevue. Parts are available for about 18 adults for speaking roles and supporting chorus, and a boy who … Read more

Someone entered the Omaha Community Playhouse after hours Monday night and drilled a hole in the 300-gallon water tank that produces the onstage storm for "Singin' in the Rain," the theater's current show. Water flowed into the paint and scenery shop backstage and seeped into a basement kitchen. The theater's sound and light system was damaged, and its entire supply of wireless microphones was stolen.  Read more

John, King of England, ruled from 1199 to 1216. His story will be told at this year’s Shakespeare on the Green, which starts Thursday and runs through July 8. It shares the bill with the festival’s opening play, “Much Ado About Nothing.” Read more

Cali Commons, 518 N. 40th St. “Monthly Outside Art Fan Club Meet-Up.” Focuses on topics like activism, culture jamming, street art, installation art, murals, propaganda, rock balancing, happen… Read more

“Blackbeard the Pirate,” 10 a.m. Monday, Lofte Community Theatre, Manley, Nebraska. The Lofte is hosting the Missoula Children’s Theatre for this production. Children entering first grade thro… Read more

Ludwig van Beethoven wrote his Symphony No. 9 in D Minor when he was struggling with legal problems. He also was almost completely deaf. Read more

“Oliver,” 7 p.m. June 3, 4 and 5, Lofte Community Theatre, Manley, Nebraska. Roles are available for males and females age 8 and older. Those auditioning should prepare a song to sing for a ma… Read more