Calendar Of Events Theater
Written by Miami Today on April 4, 2013
GableStage presents "4,000 Miles" by Amy Herzog. After losing his best friend while on a cross-country bike trip, 21-year-old Leo seeks solace from his feisty 91-year-old grandmother in her West Village apartment. Thurs, Fri and Sat 8 p.m. 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday. Through April 14. GableStage at the Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., eastern section, Coral Gables. $37.50-$50. Details: (305) 445-1119 or www.gablestage.org.
IN THE HEIGHTS
The Actors’ Playhouse presents Broadway musical "In The Heights," telling of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood on the brink of change, full of hopes, dreams and pressures, where the biggest struggles can be deciding which traditions you take with you and which you leave behind. 8 p.m. Wed.-Sat. 2 p.m. Sundays. Through April 7. Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Mile Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $37 preview night. $42 weeknights and matinees. $50 Friday and Saturday. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.
New Theatre presents "Bird in the Hand" by Jorge Ignacio Cortiñas. In this comedic play, an adolescent Felix recalls working summers at his father’s tropical-bird theme park in Miami. Through movement, video and sound, the birds played by actors help Felix reconstruct foggy and embellished memories of his past. 8 p.m. Thurs-Sat. 1 p.m. Sunday. 5:30 p.m. March 31 and April 7. Performances through April 7. New Theatre at the Roxy Performing Arts Center, 1645 SW 107th Ave. $15 student rush at the door. $25 others. Details: (305) 443-5909 or www.new-theatre.org.