Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on August 16, 2012
Celebrating the centenary of the birth of controversial Cuban playwright Virgilio Piñera, the UM Jerry Herman Ring Theatre presents five of his plays under the title of "Absurd Celebration: The First International Festival of Virgilio Piñera’s Theatre." "Aire Frío (Cold Air)" is performed by the Argos Teatro and tells of the Romaguera family’s frustrations and dreams over a period of 20 years. The protagonist, Luz Marina, struggles to make ends meet due to their family’s dire economic condition. Performed in Spanish with English supertitles. 8 p.m. Aug. 17-18 and 5 p.m. Aug. 19. UM Jerry Herman Ring Theatre, 1312 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. $15 student and seniors. $20 others. Details: (305) 284-3355 or www.miami.edu/ring.