Through 2.20, the Dallas Children’s Theater’s “hard 2 spel dad” follows two learning-different adolescents on their paths to self acceptance.

Through 2.26, Lake Highlands UMC’s musical, “Breaking Up is Hard to Do” showcases neighborhood teens’ talents. Details and schedule here.

The RISD used book fair runs 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Feb. 17-19 and noon-6 p.m. Feb. 20 at its new location in the Dal-Rich Shopping Center at the southeast corner of Coit and Belt Line. The Council of PTAs hosts its 29th annual sale, which benefits local PTAs and scholarship funds, with items ranging from 25 cents to $2. It includes all types of genres, collectible books, DVDs and CDs. For details, visit risdcouncilptas.org.