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Alley Theatre presents Vietgone
Take a journey into a hip hop immigrant story at the Alley Theatre with Vietgone (October 4-November 3). Photo by Wesley Hitt
Manual Cinema - Mary Shelley's <i>Frankenstein</i>
Frankenstein as you've never seen it before as SPA brings Manual Cinema for one night only, October 30.  Photo courtesy of Society for the Performing Arts
CATS broadway
The Cats are back at the Hobby Center (October 22-27). Photo by Matthew Murphy
Theatre Under the Stars presents Spring Awakening
It may be fall but TUTS is having a love and music Spring Awakening, October 8-20. Photo by Melissa Taylor
4th Wall Theatre Company presents The Glass Menagerie
4th Wall Theatre brings an intimate production of the classic The Glass Menagerie to the stage (October 11-November 2).  Photo by Gabrielle Nissen