SUMMER SHORTS FESTIVAL
City Theatre will hold its Summer Shorts festival to showcase more than 24 original short plays and the premiere of "Short D'oeuvres," plays lasting only a few minutes. The festival will include dining packages, family activities and a free marketing seminar to be followed by a political forum for discussion with the Miami-Dade County mayoral candidates. Through Sunday at Jerry Herman Ring Theatre, University of Miami, 1312 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. $27-$85. Details: (305) 365-5400 or www.citytheatre.com.