Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on July 17, 2008
Gablestage presents Connor McPherson’s "Shining City." Set in the early 1940s, the play portrays a businessman who claims he has encountered the ghost of his deceased wife and his consequential help from a therapist. 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday. 2 & 7 p.m. Sunday. Ends July 20. Gablestage at the Biltmore, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 445-1119 or www.gablestage.org.
Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre presents Mid Life! The Crisis Musical, a performance that celebrates the mid-life maladies that are unavoidable to both men and women prior to their golden years. 8 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. 2 p.m. Sunday. Ends Aug. 10. Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $100 for the opening night which includes a complimentary Bacardi bar and hors d’oeuvres. $38.50 for weeknights and matinees; $46 for Friday and Saturday evenings. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.
As part of the XXIII International Hispanic Theatre Festival, the Adrienne Arsht Center for Performing Arts presents "Amar y Ser Amado, o La Divina Filotea" (To Love and Be Loved, or the Divine Philothea). 8:30 p.m. Ends Friday. Carnival Studio Theater, Adrienne Arsht Performing Arts Center, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $25. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Prometeo Theatre presents, as part of the International Hispanic Theatre Festival, "Ay, Carmela" by Jose Sanchis Sinisterra, directed by Mare Bulc. The play tells the story of two artists, Paulino and Carmela, surviving the Civil War of Spain by putting on cabaret performances in the Spanish countryside. In Slovenian with Spanish supertitles. 8:30 p.m. Ends Saturday. Prometeo Theatre, Miami Dade College-Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 237-3262 or www.teatroavante.com.