Noel Coward’s witty romantic comedy, “Blithe Spirit” returns to Raleigh Little Theatre’s stage after an absence of nearly seven decades. The tale of a novelist haunted by the ghost of his first wife, who’s intent on disrupting his second marriage, has sparkling dialogue and hilarious situations. 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday (through June 22). $16-$20 ($12 June 8 only). 919-821-3111 or raleighlittletheatre.org.
• This weekend, Chapel Hill’s Deep Dish Theater hosts the one-woman show, “Etty,” performed and adapted by Susan Stein, based on the diary of a young Dutch Jewish woman sent to the Auschwitz concentration camp. Details at deepdishtheater.org.