“guess who’s coming to dinner”: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday, Joy Theater, 1200 Canal Street New Orleans. Stage adaptation of the 1967 movie. $22.50-$35.

“venus in fur”: 8 p.m Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday, Mid-City Theatre, 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. Performance by the Southern Rep Theatre. $30. or (504) 522-6545.


“The Full Monty”: 7:30 p.m. Satuday and 3 p.m. Sunday, Jefferson Performing Arts Center, 400 Phlox St, Metairie. Adults, $30; military, $27; seniors (65+), $27; students, $20.


“Flashdance”: 8 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts, 801 N. Rampart St., New Orleans.

“Yentl”: 8 p.m., Tulane University’s Lupin Theatre, 215 McWilliams Hall, Laplace. In this retelling of Isaac Bashevis Singer’s classic story, Yentl, a brilliant young scholar, defies tradition by disguising herself as a man so she can continue her studies. Featuring contemporary music by Jill Sobule, this is both an unorthodox love story and parable for our time. $12. (504) 865-5106.