Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on May 26, 2005
‘LOUIE AND OPHELIA’
The M Ensemble Company presents the story of a couple plagued by socioeconomic status and class distinction. Through June 12. 8 p.m. at The M Ensemble Actor’s Studio, 12320 W Dixie Highway, North Miami. $15-$20. Details: (305) 308-6048.
‘HOUSE’ AND ‘GARDEN’
Two plays on two stages make up this Alan Auckbourn comedy that has actors running back and forth from stage to stage entertaining two audiences simultaneously. Through June 5 at Actors’ Playhouse at Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $30-$45. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.
Maria Galli Stampino, associate professor of foreign languages at University of Miami contrasts contemporary theater and Renaissance theater in the lecture "Italian Theater in the Renaissance: The Origin of Show Business." 7 p.m. at the Wolfsonian, 1001 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $5 members, $10 non-members. Details: (305) 535-2622 or www.wolfsonian.org.
Program designed to introduce audiences to the sonnets with the addition of music and song, and includes post-production discussion with the players. 2 p.m. at Shores Performing Arts Theater, 9806 NE Second Ave., Miami Shores. Details: www.gablestage.com.
‘A BAD FRIEND’
A Brooklyn family in the 1950’s McCarthy Era faces anxieties from the paranoia of the times. Through June 26. 8 p.m. at GableStage, Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $35. Details: (305) 445-1119 or www.gablestage.org.
HISPANIC THEATER FESTIVAL
The international theater festival presents award-winning productions from Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean and United States. Various locations throughout Miami-Dade. Details: (305) 445-8877 or www.teatroavante.com.