Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on February 10, 2005
‘SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD’
Actors’ Playhouse presents the musical revue "Songs For a New World," exploring unrelated characters at crossroads in their lives who must choose whether to take a stand or back down. 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Sunday at Actors’ Playhouse, Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $37.50-$45. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.
Actors’ Playhouse presents Charles Perrault’s classic "Cinderella" in musical format. 2 p.m. each Saturday through Feb. 26 at 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $10 children; $12 others. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.ticketmaster.com.
RETREAT FROM MOSCOW
GableStage presents the Florida Premiere of William Nicholson’s "The Retreat From Moscow," a contemporary play about a British family. 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays through Feb. 27 at the GableStage, Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 445-1119 or www.gablestage.org.
Coconut Grove Playhouse presents "Edge," a play by Paul Alexander that revisits February 1963 as the final hours of 20th-century poet Sylvia Plath’s life is reconstructed. The play tells of her childhood, her life as a poet and her relationship with English poet Ted Hughes. Through March 27 at the Coconut Grove Playhouse, 3500 Main Hwy. $35-$25. Details: (305) 442-4000 or www.cgplayhouse.org.
Florida International University presents Jose Rivera’s "Marisol." Marisol is a copy editor for a Manhattan publisher. After escaping a vicious attack, she is visited by her guardian angel, which escorts her through myriad adventures. Through Feb. 20 and 24-27 at Florida International University Theatre, University Park Campus, Southwest Eighth Street and 117th Avenue. $8 FIU students; $10 others. Details: (305) 348-3789 or firstname.lastname@example.org.