Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on August 20, 2004
A great tragedy involving the violence and politics of two foolish fathers and their siblings. The modern-day glimpse into the darkness of human nature as seen in William Shakespeare’s depiction of his play, "King Lear." 8 p.m. through Saturday; 1 and 5:30 p.m. Sunday at New Theatre, 4120 Laguna St., Coral Gables. $25-$40. Details: (305) 443-5909.
‘A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM’
The New Theatre presents "A Midsummer Night’s Dream," a romantic comedy of incidents and conflicting situations. The director, Rafael de Acha, has modernized and relocated William Shakespeare’s play, which was set in Greece, to the magical land of India. A play where fairies and mortals come together and jostle each other in a dream world. 8 p.m. through Saturday; Sunday at New Theatre, 4120 Laguna St., Coral Gables. $25-$40. Details: (305) 443-5909.
The Actors’ Playhouse presents the musical comedy "The Water Coolers," created by Thomas Michael Allen. "The Water Coolers" recreates a typical office setting as it parodies situations that develop among office workers everywhere. Through Sept. 5 at the Actors’ Playhouse, Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $10-$40. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.