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On Stage: ‘Bring It’ moves from TV to stage

August 2, 2018 GMT

THEATER

“Houston Shakespeare Festival”

“Hamlet” and “Comedy of Errors” alternate each night. Presented by University of Houston. 8:15 p.m. Friday-Sunday; Miller Outdoor Theatre; free; 713-743-3388, houstonfestivalscompany.com.

“Sister’s Summer School Catechism: God Never Takes a Vacation!”

Denise Fennell reprises her role as Sister. Presented by Stages Repertory Theatre. 8 p.m. Friday, 2:30 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, through Sept. 2; $25 and up; 3201 Allen Parkway; 713-527-0123, stagestheatre.com.

“Porcelain”

Chay Yew’s play about race and sexuality. Presented by Caduceus Theater. 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, through Aug. 26; MATCH, 3400 Main St.; 713-878-0878, thecaduceustheater.com.

“Buyer & Cellar”

A fan of Barbra Streisand finds himself in the diva’s personal shopping mall. Presented by Main Street Theater. 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, through Aug. 12; $36-$42; Rice Village, 2540 Times; 713-524-9196, mainstreettheater.com.

“Spring Awakening”

Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater’s musical about German teen angst. Presented by Iconotheatrix. 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; $26; Obsidian Theater, 3522 White Oak Dr.; 832-889-7837, obsidiantheater.org.

“God’s Favorite”

Neil Simon’s play based on the story of Job. Presented by A.D. Players. 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 pm. Sunday; The Jeanette and L.M. Theater, 5420 Westheimer Rd.; $20 - $70; 713-526-2721, adplayers.org.

“Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash”

Jukebox musical about the country music singer. Presented by Stages Repertory Theatre. 8 p.m. Friday, 2:30 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, through Sept. 2; $25 - $63; 3201 Allen Parkway; 713-527-0123, stagestheatre.com.

“The Tamarie Cooper Show: Field Trip!”

Presented by Catastrophic Theatre. 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, through Aug. 12. All tickets pay-what-you-can; MATCH 3400 Main St.; 713-522-2723, catastrophictheatre.com.

DANCE

“Bring It! Live”

The touring show of a high-energy “hip-hop majorette” competition featuring athletic dance moves. 7 p.m. Sunday; $33-$50, 832-487-7041, houstonfirsttheaters.com.

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Hope Stone Dance presents Jane Weiner’s new work inspired by the Dutch art collective We Make Carpets’ “Crepe Paper Carpet.” 7 p.m. Thursday, additional performances through Aug. 18. Moody Center for the Arts, Rice University, 6100 Main; $25, moody.rice.edu.