The Business: A Comedy Show: Wednesdays, 8 p.m. $5. Dark Room Theater, 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987.
Country Club Catastrophe: A farce that deconstructs notions of class and servitude in America. Fridays, Saturdays. Continues through Aug. 13. $20. Exit Theatre, 156 Eddy (at Taylor), 673-3847.
Hand to Mouth: Commercialism: Comedians Sean Keane, Natasha Muse, and Miles K join James Fluty and Trevor Hill to deconstruct advertising. Fri., Aug. 5. suggested donation of $10. Dark Room Theater, 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987.
H.M.S. Pinafore: Play about love on the sea. Starting Aug. 5. Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Saturdays, Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through Aug. 7. $14-$47. Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 701 Mission (at Third St.), 978-2787.
Left-Handed Darling: Foul Play Productions launches its New Writers' Program with a story of murder set in the Dustbowl era. Fridays, Saturdays. Continues through Aug. 14. $20-$30. Exit Stage Left, 156 Eddy (at Taylor), 673-3847.
Monday Night Marsh: Musicians, actors, performance artists, and others take the stage at this regular staging of works in progress. Mondays. $7. The Marsh, 1062 Valencia (at 22nd St.), 826-5750.
Mr. Harry: A tragicomedy involving a drought, a dog, and the Berkeley City Council. Starting Aug. 4. Thursdays-Saturdays. Continues through Aug. 27. $15-$20. Dark Room Theater, 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987.
Peaches en Regalia: A comedic play. Starting Aug. 4. Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. Continues through Aug. 27. $18-$24. Stage Werx, 533 Sutter (at Powell), 730-3433.