Local choreographer and founder of Kinetic Works (a Charlotte-based contemporary dance company), Martha Connerton is stepping out with a new introspective work, titled Look Back...Look In. Described as creating "portraits of women, relationships and life lessons learned," the show includes solo and duet pieces. In addition, Open Door Youth Ensemble will be presenting its own matinee performances of the childhood favorite Peter and the Wolf. $25 for tickets to both shows. Look Back...Look In: $18-$20 for single tickets. March 12, 8 p.m.; Peter and the Wolf: $10-$12 for single tickets. March 12, 11 a.m. & 4 p.m. Actor's Theatre of Charlotte, 650 Stonewall St. 704-338-1533. www.mckineticworks.org.