Palo Alto Players. “Young Frankenstein.” April 25 through May 11. By Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan, based on the film by Brooks. Directed by Patrick Klein. Featuring Steven Ennis as Dr. Frederick Frankenstein, Lindsay Stark as Elizabeth Benning, Jessica Whittemore as Inga, George Mauro as The Hermit and Inspector Hans Kemp, Michael D. Reed as The Monster, Joey McDaniel as Igor, Linda Piccone as Frau Blücher, Shawn Bender as Dr. Victor Von Frankenstein; and Tony Gonzales, Mohamed Ismail, Andrew Kracht, Joey Montes, Alex Rubin and Michael Saenz, male ensemble; and Christina Bolognini, Jennifer Butler, Stacey Hamilton, Jessica Maxey, Michelle McComb, Noelani Neal, and Elana Ron, female ensemble. Lucie Stern Theater, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. $26–$48. 650-329-0891 or www.paplayers.org.
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Willis said there’s a drug overdose death in Marin County every two weeks. The number of narcotics prescribed in Marin County doubled between 2004 and 2014, and drug overdoses are the leading cause of accidental death in Marin County, with the majority caused by prescription drugs, he said. When medications are unused, unwanted or expired, people should get rid of them so they’re not around for young people to use for recreational purposes, Willis said. “They are playing with fire if they are taking medications recreationally,” Willis said.
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Friday night classes begin Sept. 12 at Beresford Recreation Center, 2720 Alameda de las Pulgas, San Mateo. Cost: $80 per couple; $98 non-residents. Learn many popular dances. Make up missed lessons at any location during the series. For reservations, call 415-661-2746 or email@example.com. Eleven Square Peg Foundation volunteers and more than 20 surf club volunteers provided companionship and smiles for eight children with autism and three siblings on Wednesday and six kids with autism and four friends and siblings on Friday.