New Orleans stages calendar, April 18-24, 2013


“MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET”: 8 p.m., Thursday-Saturday; 2 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, Mahalia Jackson Theater, 801 Rampart St., New Orleans. Performance of the Broadway musical. Tickets start at $32. or (504) 287-0351.

“ALMOST, MAINE” BY JOHN CARIANI: 8 p.m., Thursday-Saturday and 2 p.m., Sunday, Tulane University’s Lupin Theatre, Dixon Annex, Tulane, New Orleans. Set in the small, mythic town of Almost, Maine, this romantic play is a series of nine vignettes exploring love and loss. $12. (504) 865-5106 or


“RAPUNZEL”: 7 p.m., Friday and 2 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts, 325 Minor St., Kenner. $12-$15. (504) 461-9475 or

“WOLFBOY”: 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday; 6 p.m., Sunday, Mid City Theater, 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. $25.


SENIOR ONE-ACT FESTIVAL: 7 p.m., Saturday and 2 p.m., Sunday, Lower Depths Theatre, Loyola University, New Orleans. Plays produced and directed by theatre arts majors. Free. (504) 865-3840.


“8”: 7 p.m., Civic Theatre, 510 O’Keefe St., New Orleans. Staged reading of the play by Dustin Lance Black. $15-$50.


PINTS & PLAYS: 7:30 p.m., The Rusty Nail, 1100 Constance St., New Orleans. A reading of “Permanent Collection” by Tom Gibbons. Free.


6X6 NEW PLAY SLAM: 7:30 p.m., Mid City Theater, 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. Tickets available at the door only. $10.