What’s Happening 4/11/13

BY GEORGE J. DACRE

– “Guys and Dolls,” Frank Loesser’s comedy about Broadway, gangsters and their gal pals, opens Thursday, April 11, at the Westchester Broadway Theatre in Elmsford. Tickets at broadwaytheatre.com or 914-592-2222.

– Lydia Pense and Cold Blood coming to the Newton, New Jersey Theatre on June 6 delivering timeless sets of East Bay Funk. Tickets on sale April 12 at 973-383-3700.

– David Hyde Pierce in conversation with Elliott Forrest Sunday April 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Lafayette Theatre in Suffern. Tickets at ArtsRock.com.

– Tuesday, April 30 at the Westchester Broadway Dinner Theatre “Remembering Hector Lavoe,” a concert tribute, featuring Van Lester and the MTG Allstars. Tickets at broadwaytheatre.com or 914-592-2222.

– “Damn Yankees” opens Thursday, April 11 at Antrim Playhouse in Wesley Hills. Special rate for tonight, two tickets for $30. Popcorn, peanuts and crackerjacks and a baseball stadium atmosphere. Tickets at antrimplayhouse.com.

– “Class,” a world premiere at Penguin Repertory in Stony Point, opening May 17. A play by Charles Edward and directed by Joe Brancato. Funny and poignant about a hot young megastar and her coach played by Richard Kline of Three’s Company on TV.

– “The Soprano’s-Tony’s Retirement Dinner” is being presented by the S.W. Johnson Fire company’s Ladies Auxiliary Saturday, April 20 produced by New York Dinner Theatre. Tickets at 845-570-1187.

– The Platters and The Coasters, a musical tribute, April 16 at Westchester Broadway Dinner Theatre. Tickets at broadwaytheatre.com or 914-592-2222.

– “Squabbles” by Marshall Karp opens May 17 and runs weekends through June 8 at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack. Tickets at 845-353-1313 or elmwoodplayhouse.com.

– Folkline Borderline Music Club on April 28 will present “Mara Levine and Friends” at the New City Ambulance Corps building. Tickets at soltz@optonline.net.

– “Footloose” at Rockland Community College by the Campus Players and Performing Arts April 11,12 and 13 at 8 p.m. and a matinee at 2 p.m., April 14. Matinee proceeds to Autism Speaks.

– “Wonderful Town” by the St. Anthony’s Parish Players at St. Anthony’s School auditorium, Nanuet, April 19, 20 and 21. Tickets at 845-634-0153 or parishplayers@yahoo.com.