Classical Theatre of Harlem performs "Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death." Through Oct. 20. Various prices and times at Carnival Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.carnivalcenter.org.
The University of Miami's Department of Theater Arts presents "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," a Pulitzer Prize winning play written by Tennessee Williams. Through Oct. 20. Various times at Jerry Herman Ring Theatre, 1312 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. $6-$18. Details: (305) 284-3355.
"Aromas de un Viaje." Various times at Teatro en Miami Studio, 2500 SW Eighth St. Fridays and Saturdays. Through Oct. 27. In Spanish only. $20. Details: (305) 551-7473 or www.teatroenmiami.org.
Gablestage at the Biltmore presents "In the Continuum," a story about two black women from different cultures and economic backgrounds, a play by Nikkole Salter and Danai Gurira. Through Nov. 18. $37.50-$42.50. Details: (305) 445-1119.
Hispanic Theater Guild presents "La señorita de Tacna." Various times at Teatro 8, 2101 SW Eighth St. Fridays-Sundays. In Spanish only. Through Dec. 22. Prices vary. Details: (305) 541-4841 or www.teatro8.com.
Play readings. 7:30 p.m. at Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 442-4408.
Miami Dade College and Carnival Center for the Performing Arts presents "The Bugchasers." Through Oct. 27. 8 p.m. at The Carnival Center for the Performing Arts, Studio Black Box Theater, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $12.50-$25. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.carnivalcenter.org.