Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on July 30, 2009
Breaking free from the confines of spoken language and theatrical convention, "Fuerza Bruta" is an event for which reality takes a back seat. Global audiences have already seen this 360-degree spectacle featuring visual effects just inches above the audience’s heads, a man running full speed on a giant treadmill, performers suspended in mid-air surrounded by a vast sea of mylar and more. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Ends Aug 2. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
A LIFE SENTENCE
The Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre presents Sean Grennan’s "Married ALIVE!" Originally titled "From Niagara to Viagra," this hilarious musical shows audiences the triumphs and defeats of marriage. Ends Aug. 16. The Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.com.
A TASTE OF OPERA
The Miami Lyric Opera presents a performance of Emilio Arrieta’s opera "Marina." The story follows two men vying for the hand of a merchant-ship captain’s daughter. 8 p.m. Ends Aug. 1. Colony Theater, 1040 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach.
The Roxy Theatre Group presents a performance of the Broadway hit "West Side Story." The play, a modern version of "Romeo and Juliet" set in 1950s Manhattan, features a cast of 75 kids ages 12 to 17. 3 and 8 p.m., 3 p.m. Aug. 2. The Roxy Performing Arts Center, 1645 SW 107th Ave., Sweetwater. $20. Details: (305) 226-0030.