Luna Gale at St. Francis Theatre. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20, 21 and 27; 3 p.m. Oct. 22. Through Oct. 29.

St. Francis Theatre

COMEDY

Not Burnt Out Just Unscrewed Improv Comedy Troupe — Unscrewed Theater, 3244 E. Speedway. Interactive comedy. 7:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays. $5. 289-8076. 

Pueblo Festivo Comedy Show — Dunbar Center, 325 W. Second St. Comedians, musicians, and step show performers come together to raise funds to provide year-round free rides home using Blu Phi Ride Assistance. 9-11:45 p.m. Oct. 20. $20. 745-4415.

Free Form Friday Fight Night — Unscrewed Theater. Four improv teams compete against each other. Ages 17 and up. 9:15 p.m. Oct. 27. Free. 

DINNER THEATER

The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Show — Hilton Tucson East, 7600 E. Broadway. Ages 15 and up. 6 p.m. Saturdays. $49.95. 1-866-496-0535. 

Mystery & Magic Dinner Theater Playhouse — Skyline Country Club, 5200 E. St. Andrews Drive. Magic with fine dining. Full three course meal. 6:30 p.m. Oct. 27. $75. 861-4800. 

POETRY

Thinking Its Presence Conference Evening Presentations — University of Arizona Poetry Center, 1508 E. Helen St. Open to the public. Poets. 7 p.m. Oct. 19-21. Free. 626-3765. 

Main Library Poetry Circle — Joel D. Valdez Main Library, 101 N. Stone Ave. Poetry of U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Oct. 21. Free. 791-4010. library.pima.gov.

Poetry Circle — Kirk-Bear Canyon Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Road. Monthly poetry discussions, led by docents from the UA Poetry Center. 1-2:30 p.m. Oct. 23. Free. 594-5275. 

Poetry Circle — Oro Valley Public Library. Topic: The Poetry of Sherman Alexie. Adults and teens only. 2-3:30 p.m. Oct. 26. Free. 594-5580.

Writers Read — BREWD, 4960 N. Sabino Canyon Road. Writers read from their original works. Mystery, memoirs, poetry and rattlesnakes. 6-8 p.m. Oct. 26. Free. 623-2336. 

THEATER

Tied Up in Knotts — The Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road, Oro Valley. Don Knott's daughter, Karen tells stories about growing up on the set of Mayberry as well as life with the iconic actor. 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 19. $25. 886-9428. gaslightmusichall.com.

The Phantom of the Opera — The Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway. A love story musical with goofy song and dance. Call for show dates and times. Through Nov. 5. $20.95. 886-9428. thegaslighttheatre.com.

An Iliad — Temple of Music and Art Cabaret Theater, 330 S. Scott Ave. Modern-day retelling of Homer's classic. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20, 21, 27. Through Nov. 4. $22. 401-3626. windingroadtheater.org.

Baskerville — Live Theatre Workshop, 5317 E. Speedway. Sherlock Holmes must solve the hound of the Baskervilles. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19-21, 26-27; 3 p.m. Oct. 22. Through Nov. 11. $20. 327-4242. livetheatreworkshop.org.

DIGNA — The YWCA of Southern Arizona, 525 N. Bonita Ave. One woman play about an attorney who returns from the dead to address the public. She confronts attacks she suffered from Mexican security forces. English and Spanish. Ages 12 and up. Last chance. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19, 20 and 21; 2 p.m. Oct. 22. $15. 288-9194. teatrodignidad.org.

The Addams Family — Marroney Theatre, 1025 N. Olive Road. Musical. Wednesday Addams begs her father not to tell her mother about her plan to marry her boyfriend. Ages 6 and up. 1:30 p.m. Oct. 22; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19, 20, 21, 26, 27. Through Nov. 5. $15-$31. 621-1162. theatre.arizona.edu. Gregory Knopf.

Two Plays for Lost Souls — The Scoundrel & Scamp Theatre at The Historic Y, 738 N. Fifth Ave. The Love Talker and The Yellow Wallpaper by Deborah Pryor. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19-21, 26-27; 2 p.m. Oct. 22. Through Oct. 29. $28. 448-3300. scoundrelandscamp.org.

Sherlock Holmes — Valley of the Moon, 2544 E. Allen Road. Walking adventure with interactive storytelling through Valley of the Moon with Sherlock Holmes. 6-9 p.m. Oct. 20-22, 27-30. $10. 323-1331. tucsonvalleyofthemoon.com.

The Odd Couple — Arizona Rose Theatre, 4500 N. Oracle Road. A neurotic, neat freak newswriter is thrown out by his wife, and moves in with his friend. Last chance. 7 p.m. Oct. 20 and 21; 2 p.m. Oct. 22. $8-$15. 888-0509. arizonarosetheatre.com.

Luna Gale — St. Francis Theatre, 4625 E. River Road. A baby born to drug-addicted parents and caught up in a familial, religious and social struggle. Ages 13 and up. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20, 21 and 27; 3 p.m. Oct. 22. Through Oct. 29. $18-$20. 505-1856. artmeetsheart.com.

The Cat and the Canary — The Comedy Playhouse, 3620 N. First Ave. An attorney tries to protect the sole heir to a millionaire's estate. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20, 21 and 27; 3 p.m. Oct. 22. Through Oct. 29. $18. 800-4192. thecomedyplayhouse.com.

Snow White and Friends — Roadrunner Theater, 8892 E. Tanque Verde Road. A musical comedy. 11 a.m. Oct. 21 and 28. Through Nov. 4. $10-$12; ages 5 and under are free. 207-2491. roadrunnertheatrecompany.org.

Dia de los Muertos: The Musical — Live Theatre Workshop, 5317 E. Speedway. Children's musical. Daniel travels between two magical worlds learning to conquer his greatest fears. 12:30-2 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 5. $7-$10. 327-4242. livetheatreworkshop.org.

Murder in Paradise — The Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road. Interactive murder mystery show. 6 p.m. Oct. 23. through Dec. 11. $38.95. 529-1000. gaslightmusichall.com.