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Farmers Alley stages Gypsy

You can see the mother of all stage mothers when Farmers Alley Theatre stages Gypsy Oct. 6-22 at The Little Theatre, on Oakland Drive.

With such musical theater gold standards as “Everything’s Coming Up Roses” and “Let Me Entertain You,” Gypsy tells the story of stage mother Rose and her two daughters, June and Louise, whom she pushes into show business.

Shows start at 8 p.m. Oct. 6, 7, 13, 20 and 21; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 and 19; and 2 p.m. Oct. 8, 15 and 22. Tickets are $35, or $33 for those 65 and older and $18 for students, and are available at