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. $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 the Performing Arts presents "La Celestina," by Fernando de Rojas. In Spanish with English supertitles. 8:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday. 5 p.m. Sunday. Ends July 27. Adrienne Arsht Center for Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $25. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
The Adrienne Arsht Center for Performing Arts presents "Slava's Snowshow," created by Cirque du Soleil's clown Slava. A cross between Cirque du Soleil and Blue Man Group, the performance features comedy, music and tremendous amounts of snow. Ends Aug. 17. Ziff Ballet Opera House, Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $55. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
IMPORTANCE OF EMBRACING
Teatro Prometeo presents "La Importancia del Abrazo" (The Importance of Embracing), a story of two actors, their beginnings and their 20 years together. In Spanish. 8:30 p.m. Teatro Prometeo, Miami Dade College-Wolfson Campus, 300 NE Second Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 237-3262 or www.teatroavante.com.
Miami Lyric Opera presents "Madama Butterfly" by Italian composer Giacomo Puccini. 8 p.m. Colony Theater, 1040 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. $30 general admission; $25 students with ID. Details: www.miamilyricopera.org.
Miami Beach Film Society presents Cine-Improv, a live comedic jam with cinema on the side. An improv group performs unscripted theater based on suggestions with film dubbing, the "Armando Diaz Experience," and a live improvised "movie" based on the life experiences of one of the audience members. 8:30 p.m. Miami Beach Cinematheque, 512 Espanola Way, Miami Beach. $10 members & students with ID; $12 others. Details: (305) 673-4567 or www.mbcinema.com.