Teaming up with the Rose Garden at Mesa Community College for a dual fundraising gala, Southwest Shakespeare presents the comedy “Falstaff,” an original adaptation drawing on “Henry IV” (parts one and two), “Henry V” and “The Merry Wives of Windsor,” and starring company regulars Jesse James Kamps and Justine Hartley. The event also includes an hors d'oeuvres reception and silent auction.
Details: 6:30-9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17; performance at 7:30 p.m. MCC Rose Garden, 1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa. $100 in advance only. 602-535-1202, swshakespeare.org.