Justice Theater Project’s “Porgy and Bess” continues its run at Umstead Park United Church of Christ, using the 2012 Broadway revision by Suzan-Lori Parks. This more manageable musical-style production cuts some numbers and has more dialog. Phillip Bernard Smith and Danielle J. Long star.
8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday (through June 25). $27 (seniors/military $23; students $20). 919-264-7089 or thejusticetheaterproject.org.
- Wake Forest’s Forest Moon Theater stages “The Curious Savage,” John Patrick’s play about children institutionalizing their mother to get at her money. Details at forestmoontheater.org.
- NCSU University Theatre offers Noel Coward’s “Hay Fever,” a farcical comedy of manners about a houseful of disruptive weekend guests. Details at theatre.arts.ncsu.edu.
- Newly formed Aggregate Theatre Company’s inaugural production is “The Stonewater Rapture,” about religious doctrine vs. the real world, staged at downtown Raleigh’s Imurj. Details at aggregatetheatre.com.