Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on November 11, 2004
‘SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN’
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino will present the Broadway musical "Singin’ in the Rain." The romantic comedy features musical dance and upbeat songs. 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 8 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Friday at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood. $25. Details: (305) 358-5885, (954) 523-3309 or www.ticketmaster.com.
‘AS YOU LIKE IT’
The University of Miami’s Jerry Herman Ring Theatre presents the Shakespearian comedy "As You Like It." Rosalind escapes to the Forest of Ardent, where she encounters colorful clowns, witty rustics, love poems in trees and the handsome Orlando. This play offers a glimpse at the fickle and passionate nature of love’s power. 8 p.m. through Saturday at Jerry Herman Ring Theatre, 1312 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. $8-$16. Details: (305) 284-3355.
The University of Miami Hillel presents the musical production "Hair." The musical is a celebration of the music and culture of eh Vietnam War era. Featuring songs such as "Aquarius" and "Let the Sun Shine In." 8 p.m. through Nov. 20 at the University of Miami Hillel, Kutcher Auditorium, 1100 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables. $15-$20. Details: (305) 284-6399 or www.gotoquantum.com/hair.
‘MAN OF LA MANCHA’
The Main Street Players presents Tony award-winning musical "Man of La Mancha," based on the classic novel "Don Quixote" by Miguel de Cervantes. 2 and 8 p.m. Fridays-Sundays through Nov. 21 at the Main Street Play House, 6766 Main St., Miami Lakes. Details: (866) 782-4399 or www.mainstreetplayers.com.
‘THE ODD COUPLE’
The Miami Stage Company present Neil Simon’s "The Odd Couple." Premiering on Broadway in 1965 this comedy has since been adapted into film and television. Staring Bill Altfield and John Cosomano. Through Nov. 21 at Alper JCC Theater, 11155 SW 112 Ave., Miami. $18. Details: (786) 263-0041 or www.miamistagecompany.com.
Actor’s Playhouse will present "Shear Madness," America’s longest-running murder, mystery and comedy act. 8 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday through Jan. 2 at Actor’s Playhouse, Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $30-$45. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.
The Florida Grand Opera presents Giacomo Puccini’s "Madama Butterfly." A beautiful young geisha turns her back on her family to marry an officer in the US Navy. Her heart is broken when the officer returns from sea with an American wife. The performance will be sung in Italian with projected English titles. 7 p.m. Nov. 13; 8 p.m. Nov. 19, 23 and 27; 2 p.m. Nov. 21 at the Miami-Dade County Auditorium, 2901 W. Flagler St., Miami; 8 p.m. Dec. 2-4 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth St., Fort Lauderdale. $19-$150. Details: (800) 741-1010 or www.fgo.org.
Wat Buddharangsi of Miami Inc. presents the Royal Thai Ballet featuring the Khon. Dancers who never speak perform the Khon dance. Khon characters include demons, monkeys, humans and celestial beings aligned in an epic battle of good versus evil. Featuring detailed costumes and daring dance feats. 1 p.m at the Jackie Gleason Theater, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $35-$100. Details: (305) 673-7300 or www.gleasontheater.com, www.ticketmaster.com.