We have lots of great theater choices in and around Portland.

At Portland Stage, this is the final week of “God of Carnage.” It’s a Tony Award-winning comedy about two sets of parents who are unable to control their own emotions and act out their uncivil tendencies over the course of a very uncomfortable evening. Showtimes are 2 p.m. today, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Friday, 4 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Nov. 20. portlandstage.org

The University of Southern Maine presents “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” an original piece based on the U.S. policy involving gays in the military. It’s on stage at 5 p.m. today at the studio theater at Portland Stage. usm.maine.edu/theatre

Good Theater presents its return engagement of “August: Osage County,” a Tony- and Pulitzer Prize-winning play, at the St. Lawrence Arts Center in Portland through Nov. 20, with performances at 2 p.m. today, 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, and 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday. goodtheater.com

In Biddeford, City Theater offers up the farce “Don’t Dress for Dinner” with performances at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. citytheater.org

— Bob Keyes, Staff Writer