Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on May 20, 2004
The Actor’s Playhouse will present Steve Martin’s adaptation of Carl Sternheim’s comedy written in 1910 that tells the story of the young wife of a puritanical bureaucrat who has allowed her underpants to fall to the ground at a parade for the king. The play addresses the issues of race, women’s rights and a husband’s ownership of his wife. 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays through June 13 at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $9. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.
‘COOKIN’ AT THE COOKERY’
The Coconut Grove Playhouse will open the season with "Cookin’ at the Cookery: The Music and Times of Alberta Hunter," a musical biography of the blues singer told through renditions of her blues and jazz songs. Through June 13 at the Coconut Grove Playhouse, 3500 Main Highway, Coconut Grove. The opening-night performance will include a presentation of the Make a Difference award by Miami Mayor Manny Diaz to Barbara Carey-Schuler, chairwoman of the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners for her commitment to community service. $45-$65. Details: (305) 442-4000 or www.cgplayhouse.org.