BLAST FROM THE PAST
The Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre hosts Roger Bean's Off-Broadway play "The Marvelous Wonderettes." The play, set at a 1958 high school prom, features songs from the 1950s and '60s and tells of a group of friends preparing to embark on life's journey. Ends Nov. 21. Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org. A PLAY ON PLAYS
New Theatre offers the world premiere of "In Development" by David Caudle. In this new comedy, sex, death and drama take the stage at a conference for aspiring young playwrights and their legendary mentor. 1 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. Ends Nov. 8. 4120 Laguna Street, Coral Gables. $35. Details: (305) 443-5909 or www.new-theatre.org.
A RENAISSANCE CLASSIC
The University of Miami's Ring Theatre presents Shakespeare's "Hamlet." The classic play tells of a haunted young Prince who is driven to the edge of madness in his obsession to avenge his ghostly father's death and save the nation. Ends Oct. 31. Jerry Herman Ring Theatre, 1312 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. $18. $16 seniors. Details: www.miami.edu/ring.