GableStage presents the Florida premiere of Jon Robin Baitz's "Ten
Unknowns." 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays; and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Sundays at 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 445-1119 or
'RUM AND COKE'
Cuban American actress and playwright Carmen Pelaez's comedy runs
through Sunday. "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.
'BEAUTY OF THE FATHER'
Nilo Cruz's "Beauty of the Father" at New Theater, 4120 Laguna St.,
Coral Gables, 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and 2 and 5:30 p.m.
Sundays through Feb. 22. $40 weekends, $35 Thursdays and 5:30 p.m. Sunday shows except Feb. 22, $5 off for seniors (65+) on Sundays, $7 students, $15 Theatre League of South Florida and Actor's Equity members. Details:
(305) 443-5909 or www.new-theatre.org.