Once Upon a Mattress
Thu.-Sun. July 9-12 | In the Broadway musical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's The Princess and the Pea, no one in the kingdom can marry until Prince Dauntless is wed, and the queen delights in thwarting prospective princesses. Summer Lyric Theatre at Tulane University presents the show at 8 p.m. (2 p.m. Sunday) at Dixon Hall.
The Importance of Being Earnest
Sat.-Sun. July 11-25 | Duplicity helps a couple of friends enjoy themselves while simultaneously upholding and dodging the burdensome social mores of Victorian England in Oscar Wilde's farce. New Orleans Shakespeare Festival at Tulane presents the show at 7:30 p.m. (1:30 p.m. Sunday) at Lupin Theatre.