On stage this week

Ballet Memphis AbunDANCE: Reflections. In celebration of Ballet Memphis' 25th anniversary season, four works showcasing the diverse talent within and surrounding the company: Robert Battle's "Takademe"; Dana Tai Soon Burgess' "Venetian Reflections"; Mark Godden's Shaker-inspired "Angels in the Architecture"; Steven McMahon's "Soul Selects Her Society." Shows 8 tonight; 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday; final show 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $10-$72. Playhouse on the Square, 66 S. Cooper. Call (901) 737-7322. balletmemphis.org

"Circle Mirror Transformation": Contemporary comedy; show revolves around five small-town Vermonters who take a community acting class, each expecting something different from the experience. They soon discover much more than they bargained for about themselves and each other as relationships emerge and secrets are revealed. Shows are 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 2 p.m Sundays, through March 4. $23 ($15 students with valid ID), $10 for children under age 12. Theatre Memphis (Next Stage), 630 Perkins Ext. Call (901) 682-8323. theatrememphis.org

"The Elephant Man": Based on real-life story of Joseph Merrick. 7:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 2:30 p.m. Sundays, through Feb. 26. Tickets $15 ($12 students, senior citizens and children). Harrell Performing Arts Theatre, 440 Powell Road, Collierville. Call (901) 457-2780. harrelltheatre.org

"The Million Dollar Quartet": Inspired by the true story of the famed recording session in which Sam Phillips (the "Father of Rock and Roll") brought together icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins for one unforgettable night. 8 tonight, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 1:30 and 7 p.m. Sunday. $20-$90. Orpheum, 203 S. Main. Call (901) 525-3000. orpheum-memphis.com

"The Phantom of the Opera": The Mid-South's first amateur staging of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical. 7:30 tonight and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday. Also 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24-25 at the University of Memphis Mainstage Theatre, 3745 Central. Performances part of the U of M's Centennial Celebration. $30-$35. Call (901) 678-2576.

Riverdance: A blend of Irish dance, music and song. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Tickets: $34, $44, $64 plus service fees. Landers Center (formerly DeSoto Civic Center), 4560 Venture Drive, Southaven. (662) 280-9120; (888) 280-9120. ticketmaster.com or Ticketmaster outlet stores.

"1776": Musical. Shows are 7 tonight and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Other shows: 7 p.m. Feb. 24; 2 and 7 p.m. Feb. 25; final performance 2 p.m. Feb. 26. Landers Center (formerly DeSoto Civic Center), 4560 Venture Drive, Southaven. Call (662) 280-9120 or (888) 280-9120. Ticketmaster outlet stores. Tickets: $20.

"Treefall": Premiere Tennessee performance of Henry Murray's dystopian tragicomic play about survival, family, identity and what it means to be free. Performances for "Mature Audiences Only." 7:30 tonight, Saturday and Thursday. Also 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24-25; final show 2 p.m. Feb. 26. $10 ($7 for senior citizens, $5 other students and $2 Rhodes students). McCoy Theatre, Rhodes College, 2000 North Parkway. (901) 843-3839. Reservations: mccoy@rhodes.edu.

"Two Trains Running": A 1960s Pittsburgh neighborhood is the setting for August Wilson's play about an era and a community on the brink of change. 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays; 3 p.m. Sundays, through Feb. 26. Hattiloo Theatre Mainstage, 656 Marshall. Call (901) 525-0009. hattiloo.org

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