Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on April 3, 2003
MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
Miami-Dade Community College, Kendall Campus’s next production, "A Midsummer Night’s Dream", tells the story of star-crossed lovers, overly ambitious homespun clowns and misadventures with fairies. Performances held through April 5 and April 10-12 at 8 p.m.; April 6 and 13 at 2 p.m. Miami-Dade Community College, Kendall Campus-Theater, 11011 SW 104 St., Room M113, Kendall. Free. Details: (305) 237-2203.
BAREFOOT IN THE PARK
Now showing in theatre #2 is the Neil Simon comedy through April 20. Showtimes are Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.; Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 7 p.m. The Broward Stage Door Theatre, 8035 W. Sample Rd., Coral Springs. Tickets $26-$29. Details: (954) 344-7765.
Miami-Dade Community College’s North Campus presents Lee Blessing’s timely drama, "Two Rooms," depicting how the U.S. government handles hostage situations. Through April 5 and April 11-12 at 8 p.m.; April 6 at 2 p.m. Miami-Dade Community College, North Campus, William Lehman Theatre, 11380 NW 27 Ave., Building 5, Miami. $5 for students; $7 general admission. Details: (305) 237-1091.
A NEW BRAIN
Mosaic Theatre presents the musical, A New Brain, based on the book by William Finn and James Lapine. On stage through April 13 at the Mosaic Theatre, 12200 W. Broward Blvd., Building 3000, Plantation. Tickets $15-$25. Details: (954) 577-8243.
SECRETS OF THE UNIVERSE
The Dreamer Who Unlocked the Secrets of the Universe, written by Miami playwright Manuel Martinez, takes audiences into the future as life adventures, Biblical number codes and prophecy outline our destiny. Performances through April 20 at Dreamers Theatre, 65 Almeria Ave., Coral Gables. $20. Details: (305) 445-2626.
SIX DANCE LESSONS IN SIX WEEKS
Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks, by Richard Alfieri follows an aerobic dance instructor’s first assignment with a feisty minister’s wife with a flair for dance. These two foxtrot, tango and tangle their way through an assortment of lessons throughout April 13 at the Coconut Grove Playhouse, 3500 Main Highway, Coconut Grove. Tickets $35 for previews, $40 for weeknights and matinees; $45 Friday and Saturday nights. Details: (305) 446-3857.
X’D: CONFESSIONS OF A MORMON BOY
Coconut Grove Playhouse presents Steven Fales’ eye-opening story about his failed attempt at overcoming his same-sex attraction, resulting in his divorce and excommunication from the Mormon church. The one-man show runs through May 11 at the Coconut Grove Playhouse, 3500 Main Highway, Coconut Grove. Tickets $25 for weeknights and matinees; $30 Friday and Saturday nights. Details: (305) 446-3857.