DVA Productions presents the popular comedy Steel Magnolias, with a mostly African-American cast. 3 and 8 p.m. Saturday, June 8; runs through June 16. Fort Worth Community Arts Center, 1300 Gendy St. $15-$20. 817-313-3052; www.dvaproductions.org.
Hip Pocket Theatre opens its 37th season with a revival of the 1960s musical Archy and Mehitabel, by Mel Brooks, Joe Darion and George Kleinsinger. Catch the show 9 p.m. Fridays-Sundays through June 30. Silver Creek Amphitheatre, 1950 Silver Creek Road, Fort Worth. $5-$15; season passes $75-$100. 817-246-9775; www.hippocket.org.
— Mark Lowry, Special to the Star-Telegram