Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on November 18, 2010
SEEN MY HAND?
The plot kicks off in Martin McDonagh’s "A Behanding in Spokane" with a man who’s been searching for his missing hand nearly half a century. Add two con artists, a nosy hotel clerk and you’ve got a dark comedy celebrated for its irony and edge. 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday. 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday. Ends Nov. 21. GableStage at the Biltmore, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $37.50-$47.50. Details: (305) 445-1119 or www.gablestage.org.
SCHEME GONE AWRY
University of Miami theatre students perform Henrik Ibsen’s "Hedda Gabler," the story of a manipulative women tired of her middle-class, married life. Her plots involving her husband and former lover spin beyond control. 8 p.m. Additional performances 2 and 8 p.m. Nov. 20. Jerry Herman Ring Theatre at the University of Miami, 1312 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. $8-$25. Details: (305) 284-3355 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miami.edu/ring.
GARCIA LORCA TRAGEDY
Miami-Dade College North Campus students perform Spanish playwright Federico Garcia Lorca’s tragedy "Bodas de Sangre" ("Blood Weddings"). Presented in Spanish. 8 p.m. Additional performances 8 p.m. Nov. 20 and 5 p.m. Nov. 21. Miami Dade College North Campus, 11380 NW 27th Ave., Building Five, Lehman Theater, Westview. Free. Details: (305) 237-1198.
Students from Miami Beach Senior High School’s Visual and Performing Arts Academy perform Broadway musical "Oklahoma!" Set in Western Indian territory at the turn of the century, "Oklahoma!" portrays the rivalry between local farmers and cowboys as a handsome cowboy and pretty farm girl fall in love. 7:30 p.m. Additional performances 7:30 p.m. Nov 19 and 20 and 3 p.m. Nov. 21. Miami Beach Senior High School, 2231 Prairie Ave., Miami Beach. $3-$8. Details: (305) 532-4515 ext. 2006 or www.dadeschools.net.