Theater & dance
"Belonging, Part One." Aerial performers Blue Lapis Light will swing under the stars at Seaholm District Plaza to highlight our relationship with each other, the sustainability of our environment and the beauty of the planet. 8:15 p.m. Thursday-Sunday through Oct. 1. $20-$60. 211 Walter Seaholm Drive. bluelapislight.org.
"Catalina de Erauso." This wickedly funny work from Paper Chairs Productions chronicles the true story of a 17th century nun who breaks out of the convent to become the New World’s first and fiercest conquistadora. 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday through Sept. 30. $15-$25. Center for Maximum Potential Building Systems, 8604 FM 969. 512-686-6621, paperchairs.com.
"Henry IV." The Hidden Room presents Shakespeare’s tragic and comic masterpiece about a delinquent prince’s journey from Eastcheap to glory. Using a rowdy glam rock aesthetic, Hidden Room’s "Henry IV" will feature live music from Shoulders’ Todd Kassens. 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 5 p.m. Sunday through Oct. 1. $15-$30. York Rite Masonic Hall, 311 W. Seventh St. hiddenroomtheatre.com.
"Making God Laugh." "If you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans" — Woody Allen’s well-cited wisdom is top of mind with Sean Grennan’s heartwarming dramedy following 30 years of the same family. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday through Oct. 1. $14-$21. 450 Old Kyle Road, Wimberley. 512-847-0575, wimberleyplayers.org.
"Storm Still." The Vortex presents the premiere of Gabrielle Reisman’s play about three sisters who remember their father through a game they used to play, transforming into the cast of one of Shakespeare’s most famous tragedies. 8:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday through Sept. 30. $15-$35. 2307 Manor Road. 512-478-5282, vortexrep.org.
"A Streetcar Named Desire." Sam Bass Theatre presents the Tennessee Williams classic about family relationships, the fragility of the mind and survival in a difficult world. 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday through Sept. 30. $16-$30. 600 N. Lee St., Round Rock. 512-763-7228, sambasstheatre.org.
"This Random World." Austin Playhouse is producing this comedy by renowned playwright Steven Dietz, who takes audiences on a trip to a world where seven intersecting characters meet or don’t meet in imaginative and unexpected ways. 8 p.m Thursday-Saturday, 5 p.m. Sunday through Oct. 1. $16-$36. 6001 Airport Blvd. 512-476-0084, austinplayhouse.ticketleap.com/this-random-world/.