Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on January 21, 2010
"Farragut North" follows a press secretary’s rise and entrance into the world of dirty backroom politics amidst a tight presidential primary race. The Off-Broadway show is a tale of loyalty, lust for power and the personal costs of achieving it. 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. 2 p.m. Sundays. GableStage at the Biltmore, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Ends Jan. 24. $37.50-$42.50. Details: (305) 445-1119 or www.gablestage.org.
A LITTLE LESS CLASS
Described as "South Park" meets "Desperate Housewives," "The Great American Trailer Park Musical" follows the residents of Armadillo Acres, a Florida mobile-home community. The R-rated plot promises murderous ex-boyfriends, a chorus of trailer park residents and a stripper on the run who comes between a Dr. Phil-loving housewife and her toll collector husband. Performances Wednesdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. Sundays, 2 p.m. Ends Feb. 7. Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.