Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on December 22, 2011
NOTES FROM SANTALAND
Zoetic Stage and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts present David Sedaris’ "The Santaland Diaries," a one-man play adapted for the stage by Tony Award-winning Broadway veteran Joe Mantello. Starring South Florida artist Michael McKeever and based on the chronicles of David Sedaris’ experience as "Crumpet," a Christmas elf in Macy’s Santaland display. This cult classic examines the desperation of unemployment while celebrating the insanity of Christmas shopping and the holiday spirit. 7:30 p.m. Additional performances through Dec. 23. Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Ziff Ballet Opera House, Miami. $35. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
GREAT BALLS OF FIRE
Broadway musical "Million Dollar Quartet" is inspired by the story of the famed recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the only time. 8 p.m. Additional performances through Jan. 1. Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Ziff Ballet Opera House, Miami. $25-$72. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
AT THE STROKE OF MIDNIGHT
The Miami Children’s Theater presents "Cinderella," a musical suitable for all ages. Children can meet the performers after every show in the lobby. 7 p.m. Additional performance Dec. 30 at 2 p.m. Miami Children’s Theater at the Dave and Mary Alper Jewish Community Center, 11155 SW 112th Ave., Kendall. $18. Details: (305) 274-3595 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamichildrenstheater.com.