Wednesday, April 27

Nobel-winning playwright Dario Fo’s satiric romp They Don’t Pay? We Won’t Pay! has gut-busting laughs that pack a political punch. Economic angst meets the Theatre of the Absurd in this production at Portland Stage Company (25A Forest Ave., Portland) that runs this week through May 22; today at 7:30 p.m. Tix: $37-$47. 774-0465. portlandstage.org.