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TAKING CENTER STAGE
On a small Greek island, Sophie
dreams of a perfect wedding — one
which includes her father giving her
away. The problem? Sophie doesn’t
know who he is! CM Performing Arts
Center, 931 Montauk Hwy., Oakdale,
cmpac.com $18-$42. Feb. 16-Mar. 23.
This outrageous musical comedy
is lovingly ripped off from the film
classic Monty Python and the Holy
Grail. It tells the tale of King Arthur
and his Knights of the Round Table
as they embark on their quest for the
Holy Grail. Tilles Center for the Performing
Arts, LIU Post, 720 Northern
Blvd., Brookville, tillescenter.org $49-
$89. 2, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17.
THE OUTGOING TIDE
In a summer cottage on Chesapeake
Bay, Gunner has hatched an unorthodox
plan to secure his family’s future.
As winter approaches, the family
must find common ground before
the tide goes out. This drama hums
with humor and powerful emotional
truth. Clare Rose Playhouse, 155 Roe
Blvd., Patchogue, sjcny.edu/clarerose
$12-$15. Feb. 22-Mar. 3.
WEST SIDE STORY IN
This Jerome Robbins award-winning
musical featuring the music by
Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen
Sondheim, and book by Arthur
Laurents was inspired by the Shakespearean
play Romeo and Juliet.
Bernstein’s score includes hit songs
“Something’s Coming,” “Maria,”
and “America.” Madison Theatre at
Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave.,
Rockville Centre, madisontheatreny.
org $35-$45. March 9-10.
When this musical came to
Broadway starring Nathan Lane and
Matthew Broderick as the infamous
characters Max Bialystock and Leo
Bloom, it had audiences laughing
so hard they could barely catch
their breath. The Argyle Theatre at
Babylon Village, 34 West Main St.,
Babylon, argyletheatre.com $49-$74.
March 14-Apr. 21.
A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO
LOVE AND MURDER
Winner of the 2014 Tony Award
for Best Musical, Gentleman’s Guide
tells the uproarious story of Monty
Navarro, an heir to a family fortune
who sets out to jump the line of
succession by eliminating the eight
pesky relatives who stand in his way.
John W. Engeman Theater, 250 Main
St., Northport, engemantheater.com
$73. March 14-Apr. 28.
3/9 & 3/10
A Swingtime Big Band Valentine
A Concert Celebration of Traditional
Irish and Contemporary Vocal
1000 HEMPSTEAD AVE, ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NY