“Mamma Mia.” The hit musical based on the songs of ABBA runs
through March 24. $50-$64. Axelrod Performing Arts Center, Deal Park, axelrodartscenter.com, 732-531-9106.
“The Belle of Amherst.” Crafted from diary entries, letters, and poems by Emily Dickinson, the play is a spellbinding and insightful look at the life of one of America’s greatest poets. April 13 – May 5. Two River Theater, Red Bank, tworivertheater.org, 732-345-1400.
“Aida.” The award-winning opera tells the love story between an Ethiopian princess and an Egyptian military commander. $50-$64. May 31-June 16. Axelrod Performing Arts Center, Deal Park, axelrodartscenter.com,