Check out a slew of new works by the members of Mildred's Umbrella Theater Company at Museum of Dysfunction II: A Showcase of Shorts. Included is Sara Patterson's play Turned, about a young woman who discovers that everything isn't what it seems in her relationship, and Timothy Evers's Lonely Odd Creatures: A Grand-Guignol, a twisted boy-meets-girl story. Both were hits at the recent Houston Fringe Festival. The program also includes Elizabeth Seabolt's The Evening News and other short works. 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and 7 p.m. Sunday. Midtown Art Center, 3414 LaBranch. For information, call 832-418-0585 or visit www.mildredsumbrella.com. Pay-what-you-want.
Thursdays-Sundays. Starts: June 11. Continues through June 14, 2009