Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on January 22, 2004
‘RUM AND COKE’
Cuban American actress and playwright Carmen Pelaez’s comedy runs through Feb. 8. "Rum & Coke" showcases Ms. Pelaez’s dramatic and comedic talents as a writer, performer and director when she portrays a host of colorful characters – fictionalized versions of women she has known. Her characters include an aging ÈmigrÈ aunt, a psychic, a Cuban hooker who supports an ungrateful family and a former dancer at Havana’s famous Tropicana who now works in the nightclub’s bathroom folding and selling toilet paper. Coconut Grove Playhouse, 3500 Main Highway. Details: (305) 442-4000.