By Jonathan Ramos
By Juan De Anda
By Mollie McWilliams
By Juan De Anda
By Mollie McWilliams
By Juan De Anda
By Jonathan Curiel
By Alexis Coe
100 Saints You Should Know: A comedy-drama from Theatre Rhinoceros, directed by John Fisher and written by Kate Fodor, involving family love, religion, adolescence, and being queer. Wednesdays-Sundays. Through July 1. $10-$30. The Thick House, 1695 18th St. (at Arkansas), 401-8081.
Audium 9: Spatial electronic orchestrations and sound sculptures. Early arrival is advised. Fridays, Saturdays, 8:30 p.m. $20. Audium-Theatre of Sound-Sculptured Space, 1616 Bush (at Franklin), 771-1616.
Beach Blanket Babylon: Steve Silver's musical revue spoofs pop culture with extravagant costumes. Wednesdays-Sundays. $25-$130. Club Fugazi, 678 Green (at Powell), 421-4222.
A Behanding in Spokane: A black comedy involving a man searching for his lost hand after 30 years. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Through June 30. $20-$50. SF Playhouse, 533 Sutter (at Powell), 677-9596.
Beyond Therapy: This comedy focuses on two Manhattanites who are seeking stable romantic relationships with the help of their psychiatrists. Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m. Through Sept. 9. $15-$30. Shelton Theater, 533 Sutter (at Powell), 433-3040.
Big City Improv: Actors take audience suggestions and create comedy from nothing. Fridays, 10 p.m. $15-$20. www.bigcityimprov.com. Shelton Theater, 533 Sutter (at Powell), 433-3040.
Big Time and Little Something's Big Adventure: A comedic circus show. June 25-27, 8 p.m. $10-$15. www.circusfinelli.com. Stage Werx 446, 446 Valencia (at 16th St.).
Bruja: A reimagining of Euripides' Medea. Tuesdays-Sundays. Through June 24. $20-$60. Magic Theatre, Fort Mason, Bldg. D, Marina & Buchanan, 441-8822.
The Business: A Comedy Show: Sketch and stand-up comedy. Wednesdays, 8 p.m. $5. Dark Room Theater, 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987.
Death of a Salesman: Arthur Miller's classic play about a rude awakening to the American dream. Wednesdays-Saturdays. Through July 20. $18-$38. Actors Theatre San Francisco, 855 Bush (at Taylor), 345-1287.
Will Durst's Elect to Laugh: A comedy show chasing down the presidential election from a San Francisco comedian who once ran for mayor. Tuesdays. Through Nov. 6. $15-$35. The Marsh Theater, 1062 Valencia (at 22nd St.), 826-5750.
Her Rebel Highness: A musical revue. Sundays, 5 p.m. Through Aug. 12. $25-$75. Harlot, 46 Minna (at First St.), 777-1077.
Lips Together, Teeth Apart: Two straight couples observe a gay community on Fire Island. Wednesdays-Sundays. Through July 1. $25-$45. New Conservatory Theatre Center, 25 Van Ness (at Market), 861-8972.
Monday Night Marsh: Musicians, actors, performance artists, and others stage works in progress. Mondays. $7. The Marsh Theater, 1062 Valencia (at 22nd St.), 826-5750.
Norma by Bellini: Part of the Pocket Opera series. Sun., June 24, 2 p.m.; Sun., July 1, 2 p.m. $15-$39. Marines' Memorial Theatre, 609 Sutter (at Mason), 673-6672.
The Oy of Sex: A solo performance by Alicia Dattner about sex and dating. Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Thu., June 28, 8 p.m. Through June 30. $25-$95. Exit Theatre, 156 Eddy (at Taylor), 673-3847.
Reunion: Two high school friends reunite later in life and uncover their common past — which includes sexual relations with a teacher. Wednesdays-Saturdays. Through June 30. $20. SF Playhouse, 533 Sutter (at Powell), 677-9596.
The Scottsboro Boys: Musical based on the lives of nine black men wrongly accused of a crime whose story helped spark the civil rights movement. Tuesdays-Sundays. Through July 15. $20-$110. American Conservatory Theater, 415 Geary (at Mason), 749-2228.
Secret Improv Society: Underground improvisational theater. Saturdays, 10 p.m. $15. Shelton Theater, 533 Sutter (at Powell), 433-3040.
Shopping! The Musical: Songs and sketches about shopping. Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m. $23-$29. www.shoppingthemusical.com. Shelton Theater, 533 Sutter (at Powell), 433-3040.
Showcase #24: Japanese butoh dance and theater performance. Sat., June 23, 8 p.m. $5-$20. Studio 210, 3435 Cesar Chavez (at Valencia), (510) 284-7025.
Slipping: A high school senior moves from San Francisco to Iowa after the death of his father and discovers the possibility — and associated dangers — of forming a closer relationship with a boy at his new school. Wednesdays-Saturdays. Through July 1. $25-$45. New Conservatory Theatre Center, 25 Van Ness (at Market), 861-8972.
This is What I Want Performance Festival: Mixed-media performances from Bay Area artists. June 26-29, 8 p.m. $20. SOMArts Cultural Center, 934 Brannan (at Eighth St.), 863-1414.
Some Thing: Art drag night with craft table. Fridays. $5. The Stud, 399 Ninth St. (at Harrison), 863-6623.
Tenderloin: A piece about the people and places in Cutting Ball Theater's neighborhood. Thursdays-Sundays. Through June 24. $10-$50. Exit Theatre on Taylor, 277 Taylor (at Ellis), 673-3847.
Twilight Zone Live: Season 9: Two episodes per weekend, performed live. Includes: "Nick of Time," "From Agnes with Love," "Dead Run," and "16 mm. Shrine." Starting June 22. Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m. Through June 30. $20. Dark Room Theater, 2263 Mission (at 18th St.), 401-7987.
Vital Signs: The Pulse of an American Nurse: Solo performance by Alison Whittaker about working in the health care industry. Fridays, Saturdays. Through July 21. $18-$53. The Marsh Theater, 1062 Valencia (at 22nd St.), 826-5750.
Waiting Period: Solo performance about depression by actor, playwright, author and talk show host Brian Copeland. Fridays, Saturdays. Through July 7. $20-$50. The Marsh Theater, 1062 Valencia (at 22nd St.), 826-5750.