The Gates of Choice. From Nov 13th through Dec 14th, 2008. New Theatre continues with its second World Premiere of the season with Michelle Rosenfarb’s coming of age drama, The Gates of Choice making its World debut on November 13th, 2008. Set in Israel’s ultra orthodox quarter of Mea Shearim, a Hasidic young woman facing an arranged marriage finds refuge and answers … +
Benefactors. From Apr 25th through Jun 15th, 2008. Palm Beach Dramaworks, located at 322 Banyan Blvd. in West Palm Beach, presents the play Benefactors by Michael Frayn. This long running Broadway and London hit is about doing good and do gooding and about the way the world changes around you just when you are trying to change it yourself.
GableStage. From Apr 26th through May 25th, 2008. GableStage at the Biltmore presents the Southeastern Premiere of the play The Accomplices by Bernard Weinraub. Longtime journalist for the New York Times and playwright Bernard Weinraub dramatizes how the American government, media, and even American Jewish officials, fearing a backlash of anti-Semitism at home, failed to act decisively enough to stop the World … +
New Theatre. April 18th, 2008. 6:30 p.m. The 3rd annual Miami Stories 2008 featuring a series of three one-act plays penned by local personalities, promises to be another sensation. The dinner / theatre production is a benefit for the award-winning New Theatre and takes place on Friday, April 18th at the Miami Science Museum, located at 3280 South Miami Avenue in Miami.
Jar the Floor. From Feb 22nd through Mar 16th, 2008. Jar the Floor is a play created by playwright Cheryl L. West presented by The Women's Theatre Project under the direction of Genie Croft. The play tells the story of a quartet of black women spanning four generations make up this heartwarming dramatic comedy. The four, plus a white friend of the … +
Tigertail Productions. Mar 14th and 15th, 2008. 8:30 p.m.As part of its 2007/2008 season, Tigertail Productions brings Susan Marshall and Company to town for the Miami premiere of Cloudless, her Bessie-Award winning evening-length dance piece at Miami Beach’s Colony Theatre. Cloudless is an eclectic collection of 18 intimate pieces (short-form narratives), ranging in length from 30 seconds to 5 minutes. A master … +
Dirty Story. From Feb 28th through Mar 23rd, 2008.Mosaic Theatre presents a new comedy by Pulitzer, Oscar, Tony and Drama Desk award winner John Patrick Shanley. Dirty Story allegorically presents the political relationship between Israel and Palestine as a sexual, sadomasochistic relationship between a man and a woman.
Palm Beach Dramaworks. From Feb 22nd through Apr 6th, 2008. Agnes of God, a play written by playwright John Pielmeier, will be on stage at a South Florida venue thanks to Palm Beach Dramaworks. A court appointed psychiatrist is asked to determine the sanity of a young nun accused of murdering her own baby. The Mother Superior seems bent on protecting Sister … +
Arsht Center for the Performing Arts. March 16th, 2008. 7:00 p.m.Martin Short, one of our era’s true musical-comedy stars, makes his Miami debut at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in a musical evening at the John S. and James L. Knight Concert Hall. Accompanied by a five-piece band, Short will sing and dance his way through Broadway show tunes … +
Arsht Center for the Performing Arts. From Mar 25th through Apr 13th, 2008. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County and Broadway Across America-Miami bring to Miami the premiere of Forbidden Broadway, a funny roast of Broadway musicals. Forbidden Broadway features outrageous costumes, hilarious songs and stellar performances celebrating Broadway’s favorite shows and brightest stars. This limited engagement of … +
Miami City Ballet. From Jan 11th through Jan 27th, 2008. The stage is a dark and mysterious ballroom where thirty-four dancers waltz among each other in flowing romantic tutus to the climactic music of Ravel. La Valse, a neo-romantic ballet, choreographed by Balanchine in 1951, contains a mood of disturbed happiness and impending doom, a thematic element of Ravel’s scores thought to … +
The Fourth Wall. From Dec 21st, 2007 through Feb 3rd, 2008. Palm Beach Dramaworks, located at 322 Banyan Boulevard in West Palm Beach, will be presenting the play The Fourth Wall. In this love letter to the theatre, Gurney uses the stage to explore, quite comically, our place in the world today. Set in the living room of a contemporary, upper-class, New … +
The Bugchasers. From Oct 25th through Oct 27th, 2007. 8:00 p.m. Having received rave reviews last season for his dance-theater drama Kitchen Monkey, Miami-based artist Octavio Campos premieres his newest work The Bugchasers at Carnival Center for the Performing Arts from October 25th through 27th, 2007. Sensual and violent yet hilarious, The Bugchasers is a dance-theater meditation on sex, lies, and death-wish … +
All My Sons. From Nov 9th through Nov 18th, 2007. The Actors Community Theatre of Davie, located at 6591 Orange Drive, is presenting the play All My Sons, Arthur Miller's classic drama and winner of a Tony Award for Best Play. Joe Keller, self-made businessman and family man, faces accusations that he knowingly provided defective airplane parts to the military in World … +
The Women of Lockerbie. From Nov 9th through Nov 17th, 2007. NSU Theatre opens its third season with the drama The Women of Lockerbie, the story of a mother from New Jersey who roams the hills of Lockerbie Scotland, looking for her son’s remains that were lost in the crash of Pan Am 103. While there, she meets the women of Lockerbie, … +