Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern and newly formed Black Ops Theatre stage Korean-American playwright Young Jean Lee’s “The Shipment” at Durham’s Common Ground Theatre.
This darkly comic social commentary takes the form of a variety show in which five African-American actors confront the stereotypes black performers face and the racial divides that still exist in America. 8 p.m. Sept. 4-5, 10-12 and 17-19. $15 (seniors and military $12). 919-384-7817 or littlegreenpig.com.