The Baillie Players are performing a new version of Tim Brosnan’s musical comedy The Ransom on Friday, Nov. 21, at 7 p.m. in the Charleston Area Convention Center. The play is based on O. Henry’s original short story, The Ransom of Red Chief, and will be a Cabaret-style theatrical production. Admission is $33, and includes the play, dinner, gratuity, and a parking pass. For complete go to or call (843) 745-1087. —Mark Glenn