Sept. 3- 20
Marie Antoinette
David Adjmi’s play is a contemporary riff on history, portraying the doomed French queen as an empty-headed celebrity. The NOLA Project, NOCCA’s Nims Black Box Theatre, 2800 Chartres St., 302-9117, NolaProject.com

Sept. 11-27
Fences
In the August Wilson play, a once-great baseball player is now a 53-year-old who struggles to take care of his family. Anthony Bean Community Theater, 1333 S. Carrollton Ave., 862-7529, AnthonyBeanTheater.com

Sept 11-27
The Producers
The Mel Brooks musical follows two producers who scheme to get rich by knowingly overselling a Broadway flop, but the show turns out to be a success. Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts, 325 Minor St., Kenner, 461-9475, RivertownTheaters.com

Sept. 15-20
The Little Mermaid
The Broadway Across America season opener is the stage adaptation of the Disney animated classic. Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St., 525-1052, SaengerNOLA.com

Sept. 16-27
Stage Kiss
In Sarah Ruhl’s comedy, two actors are reunited on stage long after their love affair. Southern Rep, Ashe Power House Theater, 1731 Baronne St., 522-6545, SouthernRep.com

Sept. 25-Oct. 4
My Fair Lady
The classic musical based on George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion follows a Cockney flower girl who takes speech lessons to pass as a lady. Jefferson Performing Arts Center, 6400 Airline Drive, Metairie, 885-2000, JPAS.org