Playwright Nilo Cruz's "Night Train to Bolina" is set in an unidentified, war-torn Latin American country where peasant youths Mateo and Clara create an imaginary world to cope with reality. They then decide to run away to Bolina, a mythical city where lost kites rest. 8 p.m. Additional performances through Sept. 24. Jerry Herman Ring Theatre, 1312 Miller Drive, Alvin Sherman Family Stage, Coral Gables. $8-$18. Details: (305) 284-3355 or www.as.miami.edu/theatrearts/ring.html. MEDDLING FATHERS
"The Fantasticks" is a 1960s musical of how two fathers trick their children into falling in love. Music by Harvey Schmidt and lyrics by Tom Jones. 7:30 p.m. Additional performances through Sept. 25. Miami Springs Community Center, 1401 Westward Drive, Rebeca Sosa Theater, Miami Springs. $15. Details: (305) 884-6804.