Concluding Feb. 27Fêtes de la Nuit (The Ohio Theatre). The new adult Parisian valentine from playwright Charles L. Mee incorporates American Sign Language into a production that weaves together a pulsating collage of dance, live music, tango, language, video and drama. For tickets visit BrownPaperTickets.
Red Noir (The Living Theatre). Anne Waldman's detective thriller set on the Lower East Side of Manhattan combines metaphors of the film noir genre and reflections on modern life in our economically and ecologically trouble-ridden war culture. For tickets phone (212) 352-3101. Concluding Feb. 28
Compulsion (World Premiere at Yale Repertory Theatre). Tony Award-winning actor Mandy Patinkin stars in Rinne Groff's drama based on the true-life struggle of Meyer Levin's battle to have his adaptation of "The Diary of Anne Frank" produced on stage. The production will also play the Berkeley Repertory Theatre and the Public Theater Off-Broadway. For tickets visit YaleRep.