October 6-28: This heartwarming musical tale of the aptly named “Candy.” A sweet young girl who learns some surprising lessons about life, love, laughter and sugar, from a delightful array of colorful characters who take her on a magical All Hallows’ Eve adventure, enlists the audience’s aid to help save Halloween for one more year. Saturday, 2 p.m.; and Sunday, 12:30 p.m. Adults, $15; kids (12 and under), $12.50. Santa Monica Playhouse.
395 Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica