READY FOR CHANGE
Emmy and Golden Globe winner Sharon Gless performs in the Southeastern premiere of "A Round-Heeled Woman." Based on the true memoir of Jane Juska, a former high school English teacher who seeks intimacy after being celibate for 30 years. See what happens after she takes out an ad in the personals section of the "New York Review of Books" reading "Before I turn 67 — next March — I would like to have a lot of sex with a man I like." 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday. 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday. Ends Jan. 30. GableStage, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $37.50-$47.50. Details: (305) 445-1119 or www.gablestage.org. READY TO WIN
In Tony Award-winning musical comedy "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," six young competitors learn that losing isn't such a tragedy. 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays. 2 p.m. Sundays. Ends Feb. 13. Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $40-$48. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.
Be among the first to hear a reading of Jacquelyn Reingold's new play "Acapulco" starring Evan Handler. Ms. Reingold is a writer for HBO's "In Treatment." Mr. Handler is known for his role in "Californication" as Charlie Runkle and in "Sex in the City" as Charlotte's second husband Harry Goldenblatt. 7:30 p.m. Additional reading Jan. 31. SoBe Institute of the Arts, 2100 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 674-9220 or www.sobearts.org.