The Sam & Jim Acting Co. presents “Topdog/Underdog” (Houma)
Through Dec. 2, at 8 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. For more info: (985) 804-0658. Tickets are $15 or $10 for senior citizens, those under age 21 and all military personnel. The play chronicles the adult lives of two African-American brothers, Lincoln and Booth, as they cope with women, work, poverty, gambling, racism and their troubled upbringings. It had a successful run off-Broadway in 2001 with Don Cheadle and Jeffrey Wright in the lead roles.