THEATER

Short Cuts
Saturday, March 7, 2015 1:00 PM
Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive
www.citytheatre.com
City Theatre's highly acclaimed educational outreach tour, Short Cuts is a fresh, dynamic, engaging educational product that addresses issue of  "Self-Esteem" and "Bullying" through music, song and short drama. Performed by a company of top South Florida professional artists, each performance is followed by a post-show discussion hosted by the show's Director (and City Theatre's Assistant Artistic Director) Mcley Lafrance. The plays and post show discussions act as spring boards further addressing relevant issues effecting youth today.

SHORESIDE- Live Radio Comedy
Saturday, March 7, 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
The Gleason Room backstage at the Fillmore, 1700 Convention Center Drive
800.745.3000 www.ticketmaster.com
The Salem K Theatre Company presents SHORESIDE by Michael O’Hagan and Pamela Salem as part of the Miami Beach Centennial Celebration. The comedy is built around a British couple and their dog who come to live in a house on Miami Beach, and their comic experiences and the colorful and exotic neighbors they meet. The radio comedy will be directed by Michael O’Hagan with The Miami Radio Players: Mitchell Berkman, Luchi Estevez, Paul Froehler, Richard Haylor, Meili Kan, Robert Lyle, Madeline Kern, Vanessa McCaffrey, Pamela Salem, Alejandro Toro, Ellen Wacher and recorded in front of a live audience.  Tickets are $19.00 and may be purchased in person at the Fillmore Box Office.

La Traviata
Saturday, March 7, 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 8, 4:00 p.m.
Colony Theatre,1040 Lincoln Road
305.674.1040 www.miamilyricopera.org
Music: Giuseppe Verdi; Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave. Verdi's masterwork of La Traviata is one of opera's most sublimely drawn characters, which has continued to captivate audiences for more than 150 years. Verdi's glorious music and Violetta's moving demise make this opera one of the most compelling experiences to our days.

Comedy Night
Wednesday, March 11, 7:00 p.m.
Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive
www.artsatstjohns.com
M.C. Ralphy Love will be joined by Brian Kirk, Frannie Sheridan, and Jamal Hattar for a hilarious evening centered around the cultures and religions of La Convivencia! ASJ's "Convivencia Miami" celebrates the medieval LA CONVIVENCIA period in Iberia (Spain/Portugal) when Muslims, Christians and Jews lived, created and worked together in relative harmony. Reservations required: artsandculture@thebetsyhotel.com