Iconic football coach Vince Lombardi is the subject of Eric Simonson’s 2010 Broadway play, “Lombardi.” In the run-up to his 1965 NFL championship, Lombardi’s prickly persona comes out as a Look Magazine reporter interviews him. David Henderson stars in Theatre Raleigh’s production. Kennedy Theatre, Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts.
8 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday (through July 30). $30 (seniors/students/military $28). 919-832-9997 or theatreraleigh.com.
- Would-be opera singer Florence Foster Jenkins, already known from one play and a movie, gets another chance to sing off-key in Theatre in the Park’s “Glorious!” Details at theatreinthepark.com.
- Durham’s Ward Theatre Company stages Australian playwright Joanna Murray-Smith’s “Honour,” a tale of a middle-aged man who leaves his wife for much younger woman. Details at wardtheatrecompany.com.