Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on May 17, 2012
CHANGE OF PACE
GableStage presents "Time Stands Still" by Donald Margulies, directed by Joseph Adler; with Steve Garland, Betsy Graver, Deborah Sherman and Gregg Weiner. Sarah and James, a photojournalist and a foreign correspondent, have been together nine years and share a passion for documenting the realities of war. When her battlefield injuries force them to return to New York, they find their future together threatened by the prospect of a more conventional life. 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday 2 and 7 p.m. Sundays. Performances through June 3. GableStage at the Biltmore, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $37.50-$50. Details: (305) 445-1119 or www.gablestage.org.
The Area Stage Company presents the musical "Spring Awakening." The musical explores the journey from adolescence and self-discovery to adulthood among a group of late 19th century German students, in a celebration of youth and rebellion. 8 p.m. Additional performances through June 3. Area Stage Company and Theatre Conservatory, 1560 S Dixie Highway, Coral Gables. $10-$15 children under 12 and students. $20-$25 others. Details: (305) 666-2078 or www.areastagecompany.com.
The Actors’ Playhouse Musical Theatre for Young Audiences presents "Peter Rabbit and the Garden of Doom." Peter Rabbit really loves vegetables, but when his sweet-toothed sisters Flopsy, Mopsy and Cottontail want only cakes and cookies, that’s all Mother Rabbit will serve. Luckily, when Mother isn’t looking, he trades sweets for produce with his cousin Benjamin Bunny, who won’t share his mysterious source of vegetables with Peter. Will Peter brave the dark woods, open fields and tall fences in order to discover the Vegetable Paradise for himself? 2 p.m. on Saturdays. Select weekday 10 a.m. performances available for pre-arranged field trips. Performances through May 26. Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $17. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.