WINGED OLD MAN
The PlayGround Theatre's 2011-2012 season presents "A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings," based on Gabriel García Márquez's short story with adaptation and lyrics by Miami native playwright Nilo Cruz. Times vary. Through May 25. The PlayGround Theatre, 9806 NE Second Ave., Miami Shores. $20 single ticket. $10 per ticket for group of 20 or more. Details: (305) 751-9550 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.theplaygroundtheatre.com.
"Story Time" at Books&Books features authors Irene Klitzner and Peggy Adams reading from "Today is my Birthday and I Have Nothing to Wear!" It's Lola's birthday and she just discovered that her favorite tutu doesn't fit. She takes the audience on an adventure through her family's closets in search of the perfect birthday outfit. In Klitzner's "Sean Michael K. Whistles the Wrong Way!" Sean mixed up the way that the whistle goes. Instead of out, he whistled in. That's when his troubles began to begin. 10 a.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.