Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on June 26, 2008
The M Ensemble Company presents "The Fannie Lou Hamer Story," an inspirational portrait of the political activist and unsung hero, Fannie Lou Hamer. Various dates and times. Ends July 13. M Ensemble Actors Studio, 12320 W Dixie Hwy., North Miami. $25 general admission; $20 students/seniors. Details: (305) 895-0335 or www.themensemble.com.
Main Street Players present "The Dining Room," a dramatic comedy set in a dining room of a well-to-do family. Each scene focuses on a different family during different time periods when they use the same dining room. 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 5 p.m. Sundays until June 29. 6766 Main Street, Miami Lakes. Details: (305) 558-3737.
Just the Funny presents this year’s Miami Improv Festival featuring improv and sketch comedy shows. Ends Saturday. 8 p.m. Just the Funny Theater & Training Center, 3119 Coral Way, Miami. Details: www.miamiimprovfestival.com.
The Laughing Gas Comedy Improv Theatre Company performs at 11 p.m. every Friday and Saturday night at The Main Street Playhouse, 6766 Main St., Miami Lakes. $10. Details: (305) 461-1161.
The GableStage Playreading Series presents "In Common Hours," a story set during the beginning of the Civil War of Louisa May Alcott’s unrequited love for Henry David Thoreau and her quest to find her own place in a patriarchal society that does not value female intelligence, years before she wrote Little Women. 7:30 p.m. GableStage at the Biltmore, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 445-1119 or www.gablestage.org.