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New actors will take over roles in the national touring cast of "Wicked." Kim Zimmer will play Madame Morrible and Cliffton Hall will play the role of Fiyero, beginning on Tuesday, Aug. 14. The next week, on Tuesday, Aug. 21, Patti Murin will take over the role of Glinda. The musical's run at the Capitol Theatre continues through Aug. 26. See Ben Fulton's review of the musical at

When • Through Aug. 26; Tuesday-Thursday, 7:30 p.m.; Friday-Saturday at 8 p.m.; Sunday at 6:30 p.m.; also 2 p.m. matinees Saturdays and Sundays.

Where • Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • $100-$195; or

Also • Many shows are sold out. To enter a nightly drawing for a pair of $25 orchestra-seat tickets, show up at the theater box office 2 1/2 hours before the show. Winners should be prepared to pay cash.

A new musical about being '13'

The Egyptian's YouTheatre program will present its summer musical production, "13,' an original musical written for and about teens. The ensemble cast will portray the common and complex roles that teenagers assume for themselves. Suggested for ages 10 and older.

When • Sunday, Aug. 12, at 6 p.m.

Where • Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main St., Park City

Tickets • $14; 435-649-9371;

'9 to 5 the Musical'

Hale Centre Theatre stages the musical remake of the iconic movie about working women who fantasize about getting even with their boss, with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton. "'9 to 5' is a timeless story, because these women are all people we can identify with in some way — the single mom trying to raise a family and get a promotion, a recent divorcee who has experienced a breach in trust and a young woman trying to not simply be judged by her beauty but admired for her brain," says director John Sweeney. The show features Sharon Kenison and Bonnie Whitlock as Violet Newstead (the Lily Tomlin character), Angie Winegar and Madeline Weinberger as Doralee Rhodes (Dolly Parton's on-screen role), Adrien Swenson and Angela Jeffries as Judy Bernly (Jane Fonda's character), and Ryan Poole and David Glaittli as the boss, Franklin M. Hart Jr.

When • Opens Wednesday, Aug. 15, and continues through Sept. 29; Monday-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; with Saturday matinees at 12:30 and 4 p.m.

Where • Hale Centre Theatre, 3333 S. Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City

Tickets • $15-$26, no children under age 5 permitted; or 801-984-9000.

A Modern Romeo and Juliet

New World Shakespeare Company will make its inaugural production with a modern twist on "Romeo and Juliet." Both Romeo and Juliet are women, whose families come from two sides of the political and economic spectrum. What happens when tragedy bridges the divide and reconciles opposing forces gives this story a hopeful message even in the wake of senseless suicides. Profits will be donated to the Utah Suicide & Crisis Hotline and to the children of Bradford Garrison, a fellow actor who took his own life in March of this year.

When • Opens Wednesday, Aug. 15. Wednesday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. with a Saturday matinee at 2 p.m.

Where • Historic Murray Theater, 4961 S. State St., Murray

Tickets • $10; ArtTix

'Little Women'

The Murray City Arts Council will present the musical about the March sisters — Meg Jo, Beth and Amy — as they grow up in Civil War America.

When • Opens Wednesday, Aug. 15 at 8 p.m., Thursdays through Saturdays and Monday, Aug. 20, at 8 p.m. Through Aug. 25

Where • Murray Park Amphitheater, 495 E. 5300 South (Parkside Lane), Murray

Tickets • $8 adults, $6 children and seniors;

'Arsenic and Old Lace'

A newly engaged couple; two genteel, kind and deadly aunts; a homicidal brother and his plastic-surgeon sidekick; and an uncle who thinks he is Teddy Roosevelt. Put them all together in this classic farce and pandemonium follows.

When • Opens Thursday, Aug. 16, at 7:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays at 7: 30 p.m. Saturdays at 3 p.m. Through Sept. 22

Where • Hale Center Theater Orem, 25 W. 400 North, Orem

Tickets • $16-$20;

'The Odd Couple'

Cedar City's Neil Simon Festival brings this classic comedy to Park City. It's the classic story of very opposite men who learn they have to get along after they find themselves as roommates.

When • Opens Thursday, Aug. 16, at 8 p.m. Also plays Friday, Aug. 17 at 8 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 18 at 5 and 8 p.m., and Sunday, Aug. 19, at 6 p.m.

Where • Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main St., Park City

Tickets • $25-$45; $5 more at the door;