Forum staff reports, Published February 05 2014
Weekend Watch: ‘Gruesome Playground Injuries’ and ‘The Nerd’
Fargo playhouses get into the act this week with the opening of two productions. Theatre B, 716 Main Ave., follows Doug and Kayleen from 8-year-olds to adulthood and the rocky road the couple travels along the way in “Gruesome Playground Injuries.” The comic drama starts at 7:30 tonight and runs Thursdays through Saturdays through Feb. 22. Tickets range from $5 to $20. (701) 729-8880. The Fargo-Moorhead Community Theatre goes for laughs with “The Nerd,” about the uneasy friendship between a socially awkward man who frustrates his socially mobile acquaintance. The play starts Friday with evening weekend showings at 7:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday matinees through Feb. 16 at The Stage at Island Park, 333 4th St., S. Tickets range from $6 to $16. (701) 235-6778.