Performance listings, starting May 6


performanceMAY 11-15


RINGLING BROTHERS AND BARNUM AND BAILEY PRESENTS ‘CIRCUS XTREME. XL Center, One Civic Plaza Hartford. Tickets start at $15. Children’s tickets are 412.

MAY 13, 15



‘THE SOUND OF MUSIC.’ Presented by Immanuel Lutheran School. Friday, 7 p.m. Sunday, 2 p.m. Immanuel Lutheran School gymnasium, rear entrance, 154 Meadow St. (corner of West Street and Meadow Street), Bristol. (860) 583-5631.

MAY 13, 14


‘PIRATES AND PENZANCE,’ ‘IOLANTHE.’ 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Shortened versions of the Gilbert and Sullivan comedies performed by the Plainville Choral Society. Plainville High School, Robert Holcomb Way, Plainville. $15 in advance at Cheryl’s Hair Salon, Dancingly Yours, Family Barbershop, Saint’s Restaurant, Plainville Senior Center, and Irene’s Culinary (Forestville). $18 at the door.

NOW thru MAY 8


‘MY FAIR LADY.’ Performed by Connecticut Theatre Co., 23 Norden St., New Britain.

NOW thru MAY 8


‘WIT.’ Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Sunday at 2 p.m. Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd., West Hartford. $22.50 to $35., (860) 523-5900 ext. 10.

NOW thru MAY 7


‘THE CARDIGANS.’ Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Connecticut Cabaret Theatre, 31 Webster Square Rd., Berlin. $30. (860) 829-1248.