UW-Milwaukee Theatre’s “New Directions” series for student directors presents Mr. Marmalade, the story of a 4-year-old girl with an imaginary friend who, among other things, beats up his personal assistant and battles a cocaine addiction. Directed by Angela Fingard, the dark comedy runs March 30-April 1 at Kenilworth Studio 508. Call 414-229-4308 for ticket reservations.
Also opening next week is an Off the Wall Theatre production of the Shakespearean classic The Tempest. Dale Gutzman stars as Prospero and Marilyn White plays Ariel in an intimate staging that runs March 29-April 7. For ticket reservations, call 414-327-3552.