Tyler Perry returns to the stage after the phenomenal success of his film franchise. What's Done in the Dark is Perry's ninth effort and includes the usual laughs, truths and music. The audience is thrown into a hospital during the full moon, which has been know to make things interesting -- to say the least. David and Tamala Mann are back as Brown and his daughter Cora, whose mother, Madea, will unfortunately not make an appearance. Through May 6. Thu.-Sat., 8 p.m. Sat.-Sun., 3 p.m. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd. 704-372-3600. www.ovensauditorium.com.