Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on December 30, 2004
Actors’ Playhouse will present "Shear Madness," America’s longest-running murder, mystery and comedy act. 8:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Actors’ Playhouse, Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $30-$45. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.
‘BEAUTY AND THE BEAST’
Actors’ Playhouse presents Disney’s "Beauty and the Beast." Join Belle, the Beast, Lumiere and Mrs. Potts as they perform this enchanted love story. The first five consecutive Saturdays of this performance will include a character brunch where the whole family can enjoy brunch with Belle and the Beast. 8 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. Brunch will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.. $37.50-$45 for show tickets only; $65 brunch and show for adults; $45 brunch and show for children. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.
The GableStage presents the Florida premier of "Bug" by Tracy Letts, the author of "Killer Joe." This thriller is about a Gulf War veteran convinced that the government is implanting real live bugs inside our bodies to control us. 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday at the GableStage at the Biltmore, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $35. Details: (305) 445-1119 or www.gablestage.org.
The Hollywood Central Performing Arts Center will preview an original play, "Sacha, A Musical Review," by Philip Michael Thomas and Sandi Morais. The play is about a young woman who dreams of becoming a Broadway star, but self-doubt and the fear of failure hold her back. With the help of her magic godmother she is able to find the power within to overcome her doubts and find true love. 8 p.m. Jan. 8 and 9 p.m. Jan. 9 at the Hollywood Central Performing Arts Center, 1770 Monroe St., Hollywood. $20 children; $28 adults. Details: (954) 924-8175 or www.neweretickets.com.