August Wilson’s Fences

Little Theatre of Alexandria 600 Wolfe St., Alexandria

It’s the 1950s, segregation is ongoing, and former Negro League baseball star Troy Maxson is now working as a sanitation worker struggling with family and racism; winner of a Pulitzer Prize and a Tony Award.

$21 – $24

Wait Until Dark

Little Theatre of Alexandria 600 Wolfe St., Alexandria

Set in the 1960s, this thriller pits Suzy, a blind woman alone in her home, against a group of con men without a phone when the lights go out.

Blue Stockings

Little Theatre of Alexandria 600 Wolfe St., Alexandria

At the turn of the 20th century, amid a budding women's suffrage movement, four women fight for a Cambridge University education in Blue Stockings.

$21 – $24

Prelude to a Kiss

Little Theatre of Alexandria 600 Wolfe St., Alexandria

In this romantic comedy, the marriage of Peter and Rita is challenged when Rita undergoes a supernatural body switch à laFreaky Friday. When it premiered in 1988, many critics interpreted it as an allegory for couples affected by the AIDS crisis.

$21 – $24