Concluding Jan. 30
Princes of Waco (Off-Broadway at the Ensemble Studio Theatre). The world premiere of Robert Askins' Texas-set drama centers on two men who fall in love with the same girl, reigniting the trouble of the forgotten West. For tickets visit EnsembleStudioTheatre. Concluding Jan. 31Circle Mirror Transformation (Off-Broadway at Playwrights Horizons). Annie Baker's acclaimed comedy about participants in a Vermont community center acting class stars Obie Award winner Reed Birney, Tony Award nominee Peter Friedman, Obie Award winner Deirdre O'Connell, Tracee Chimo and Obie Award winner Heidi Schreck. For tickets visit TicketCentral.
Rough Sketch (Off-Broadway at 59E59 Theaters). Tina Benko and Matthew Lawler co-star in Shawn Nacol's comedy about two animators struggling to beat the clock on a children's cartoon gone over budget. For tickets visit TicketCentral.Emperor Jones (Off-Broadway at the SoHo Playhouse). Eugene O'Neill's drama tells the story of Brutus Jones, an African-American man who sets himself up as monarch of a Caribbean island after fleeing the United States following a prison break. For tickets visit SoHoPlayhouse.