BROOMSTICK: 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday through Nov. 2. Ashe Cultural Arts Center, 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans. In a remote cabin deep in the woods, an old crone spins a spellbinding tale. Starting at $20. (504) 522-6545. www.southernrep.com.
MUSICAL OF THE LIVING DEAD: 8 p.m. Friday through Sunday, Oct. 23-26 and Oct. 30-Nov. 2; Oct. 25 at 11 p.m. The Shadowbox Theatre, 2400 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Splatter zone seats cost extra. (504) 298-8676. www.theshadowboxtheatre.com.
OXBLOOD: 5 p.m. Friday-Sunday through Oct. 26, Grow Dat Youth Farm, 150 Zachary Taylor Drive, New Orleans. Innovative New Orleans theater ensemble New Noise presents a panoramic new outdoor performance about land, labor and home in the contemporary South. $15. (504) 377-8395. www.newnoise.org.
MYSTERIOUS WISTERIAS: Dinner 6 p.m., show 8 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, brunch 11 a.m. Sundays, through Nov. 23. The Stage Door Canteen and the National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. An evening of music and murder. $35-$65. (504) 528-1943. www.stagedoorcanteen.org.
TREK-A-GO-GO: 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. Oct. 26. Mid-City Theatre, 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. Episode titles and characters of “Star Trek: The Original Series” are drawn randomly, as are the names of the cast members, guaranteeing every performance will be something different. $15. (504) 488-1460. www.midcitytheatre.com.
FANCY NANCY, THE MUSICAL: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 26. Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts, 325 Minor St., Kenner. Based on the popular children’s book series about Nancy and her friends. (504) 461-9475. www.rivertowntheaters.com.
WAITING AROUND, THE RESTAURANT MUSICAL: 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 2. Teatro Wego!, 177 Sala Ave., Westwego. The musical comedy about working in the service industry. Originally presented as “The Black and White Blues” in 2002. (504) 885-2000. www.jpas.org.
THE VICTORY BELLES PRESENT AMERICA’S WARTIME SWEETHEARTS: 11:45 a.m. Wednesday. The Stage Door Canteen at the National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. A tribute to the Andrews Sisters. $40. (504) 528-1943. www.stagedoorcanteen.org.
ORPHANS: 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 23-Nov. 8. Marigny Theatre, 1030 Marigny St., New Orleans. Story of two brothers and a kidnapped businessman and how their relationship evolves. $15 (Thursdays), $20. (504) 758-5590.
ROCKY HORROR SHOW: Midnight Saturdays, 8 p.m. Mondays through Nov. 12. AllWays Theatre, 2240 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. Stage adaptation of cult classic movie. $10. (504) 218-5778.
TRANSYLMANIA: 7:30 p.m., Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday. St. Philip Neri School, 6600 Kawanee Ave., Metairie. Comedy in time for Halloween about monsters of Transylvania High. $7 and up. (504) 887-5600. www.stphilipneri.org.