Durham’s Bartlett Theater offers a contemporary take on Chekhov’s “The Seagull” this weekend and next, performed outdoors in various locations around a historic farmhouse on the Eno River. Jonathan Bohun Brady directs a cast of ten, all N.C. residents, including three Actor’s Equity members. 6:30 p.m. May 20-21 and 27-29. $25. 919-803-2203 or bartletttheater.org.
- Burning Coal Theatre Company’s annual collaboration this weekend with Oakwood Cemetery is a series of vignettes about those interred there. This year’s edition concentrates on notable immigrants. Details at burningcoal.org.