Following its popular outdoor, circus-themed The Comedy of Errors earlier this summer, Bare Theatre now teams up with Raleigh Little Theatre and Pinecone to stage Shakespeares As You Like It in RLTs Stephenson Amphitheatre. The setting is reimagined as the woods of Appalachia with old-timey band The Zinc Kings providing appropriate atmosphere. 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday (through 8/30). $15. 919-821-3111 or baretheatre.org.
• Friday-Sunday: “Oh, What a Night III” – Theatre Raleigh’s annual concert of Broadway hits performed by New York and local stars. Fletcher Opera Theater, Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Raleigh. 8 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday. $27-$35. 919-996-8701 or theatreraleigh.com.
• Friday-Sunday: “A Steady Rain” – drama about two policemen drawn into the tragic aftermath of a domestic disturbance. Honest Pint Theatre Company at North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre. 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday (through 9/8). $10-$15. 919-866-0228 or nract.org.