In the spirit of true-adventure tales, this family-friendly production opens on a dark and stormy night. Young Jim opens the door to a mysterious stranger and the adventure begins with a mysterious sea chest filled with secrets, pirates, talking parrots and a barrel full of laughs. Polly Findlay.
Times vary. February 9, 16, and 21 Sundance Cinemas Houston, 510 Texas Avenue. For information, visit ntlive.nationaltheatre.org. $20.
Wed., Jan. 21, 12:30 p.m.; Mon., Feb. 9, 7:15 p.m.; Mon., Feb. 16, 12:30 p.m., 2015