As The New York Times said at the play's 2006 opening, "The comedy of manners, a theatrical form widely believed to be long extinct in the American theater, has actually resurfaced on Broadway with all its vital signs intact." Directed by Jimmy Phillips, this production is the Houston premiere of The Little Dog Laughed. 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 5 p.m. December 5 and 12; 8 p.m. December 9. Through December 12.Theater LaB Houston, 1706 Alamo. For information, call 713-868-7516 or visit www.theaterlabhouston.com. $25 to $30.
Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Sundays, 5 p.m.; Thu., Dec. 9, 8 p.m. Starts: Nov. 12. Continues through Dec. 12, 2010