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Four things to see in Philly this week

Make time for one of these three plays or this film festival.
InterAct Theatre Company's "Uncanny Valley" opens this week. Facebook

‘Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage’

The ’80s “classic” comes to the stage in a musical about innuendo-laced dancing and not putting babies into corners, with a soundtrack of MTV-era hits.

ThroughApril 5, Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad St., 215-731-3333, www.kimmelcenter.org

‘Hamlet’

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The Wilma’s production of the Shakespeare classic will be followed by Tom Stoppard’s “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead,” both directed by artistic director Blanka Zizka with the goal of developing a resident company of artists.

ThroughApril 26, Wilma Theater, 265 S. Broad St., 215-546-7824, www.wilmatheater.org

‘Uncanny Valley’

This world premiere of a new play by InterAct Theatre Company favorite Thomas Gibbons explores the ethical implications of artificial intelligence.

April 3-26, InterAct Theatre Company, 2030 Sansom St., 215-568-8079, www.interacttheatre.org

PJFF CineMondays

The Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival presents its annual spring series, offering six local premieres on Monday evenings through early May. This year’s fest includes “Mr. Kaplan,” Uruguay’s entry for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar, and the documentary “The Muses of Isaac Bashevis Singer.”

ThroughMay 4, 215-545-4400, www.gershmany.org

 
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