Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on April 8, 2010
DARING LOVE STORY
Pop opera "Miss Saigon" comes to Coral Gables, centering on the love story of an American soldier and a Vietnamese woman who struggle to find each other after being separated during the fall of Saigon in the Vietnam War. 8 p.m. Wednesday-Friday. 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday. 2 p.m. Sunday. Ends April 4. Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $37-$50. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.
"Equus," by Tony Award-winning playwright Peter Shaffer, comes to Coral Gables. The play, which graced Broadway’s stages in 2008, is the strange tale of a 17-year-old stable boy and a psychiatrist who attempts to dissect the sexual and religious mystery that led the boy to commit a shocking act. Mr. Shaffer was inspired to write the tale after hearing about a crime involving a 17 year old and sought to create a fictional account of what might have prompted the incident. Contains cigarette smoking, nudity and other adult content. 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday. 1 p.m. Sunday. Ends April 4. New Theatre, 4120 Laguna St., Coral Gables. $20-$40. Details: (305) 443-5909 or www.new-theatre.org.