Night & Day diversions – February 12, 2019


“The Diary of Anne Frank,” OneAmerica Stage, Indiana Repertory Theatre, Indianapolis

IRT relays the true story of Anne Frank’s faith in humanity while hiding with her family during Nazi Germany’s occupation of the Netherlands.

2 and 7 p.m. Feb. 16 and 2 p.m. Feb. 17

Cost: $21 to $78



“Grease,” Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre, Indianapolis

Sarah Daniels stars as Sandy in the classical musical based at a high school in 1959.

8 p.m. Feb. 12, 14; 15, 16, 19; 1 p.m Feb. 13, 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Feb. 17

Cost: $45 to $70 (includes buffet dinner).

More:, 317-872-9664


“Ruthless! the Musical,” Actors Theatre of Indiana, The Studio Theater, Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

ATI presents this dark comedic spoof of several musicals and movies.

7:30 p.m. Feb. 13, 14, 15, 16; 2 p.m. Feb. 17

Cost: $20 to $45



“To Kill a Mockingbird,” The Tarkington, the Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

Civic Theatre presents the play based on the classic novel by Harper Lee about a black man falsely tried for raping a white woman in Alabama in the 1930s.

7 p.m. Feb. 14, 15, 16; 2 p.m. Feb. 17

Cost: $25 to $43



“Perfect Crime,” Main Street Productions, Westfield Playhouse, 1836 W. Ind. 36, Westfield

Margaret Thorne Brent is a renowned psychologist, but is she also a cold-blooded killer who has just committed the perfect crime?

7:30 p.m. Feb. 15, 16; 2;30 p.m. Feb. 17

Cost: $12 to $14



Broadway singer-actress Megan Hilty will perform at 8 p.m. Feb. 15. (Submitted photo

Megan Hilty, the Palladium, the Center for the Performing Arts, Carmel

Actress-singer Megan Hilty first attracted fame on Broadway as Glinda the Good Witch in “Wicked.” She also appeared in “9 to 5: The Musical” and “Noises Off.”

8 p.m. Feb. 15.

Cost: $25 to $85



“The Wild Wild West,” Academy of Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre, 329 Gradle Dr., Carmel

Gregory Hancock’s original production pays homage to the old Westerns, featuring saloon girls, cowboys, bandits and a damsel in distress.

7 p.m. Feb. 16, 3 p.m. Feb. 17

Cost: $35



“Almost Maine,” Mud Creek Players, Mud Creek Theatre, 9740 E. 86th St., Indianapolis

The residents of Almost, Maine find themselves falling in and out of live in the strangest ways.

8 p.m. Feb. 15, 16

Cost: $15