GableStage http://blog.wlrn.org en You're Invited To Brainstorm The Future Of The Coconut Grove Playhouse http://blog.wlrn.org/post/youre-invited-brainstorm-future-coconut-grove-playhouse <p></p><p>Local leaders want to brainstorm with the public about the future of the historic Coconut Grove Playhouse in Miami. The long-shuttered theater’s fortunes have turned 180 degrees in the past months, as an effort to revitalize the playhouse has solidified. Nick Madigan <a href="http://www.miamiherald.com/2014/04/01/4032899/ideas-wanted-for-coconut-grove.html" target="_blank">wrote for the Miami Herald</a> that Grove residents will have three chances to share their ideas with members of the village council and the playhouse’s advisory committee:&nbsp;</p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:34:08 +0000 Arianna Prothero 30178 at http://blog.wlrn.org You're Invited To Brainstorm The Future Of The Coconut Grove Playhouse How A Shakespeare Play Could Transform Miami Into 'Broadway South' http://blog.wlrn.org/post/how-shakespeare-play-could-transform-miami-broadway-south <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The four-week run of a rarely done Shakespeare play at the Colony Theatre in Miami Beach could be a defining moment for South Florida theater.<br /> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 20:58:43 +0000 Christine DiMattei 26550 at http://blog.wlrn.org How A Shakespeare Play Could Transform Miami Into 'Broadway South' McCraney's 'Radical Edit' of Shakespeare Play Lands In Miami Beach http://blog.wlrn.org/post/mccraneys-radical-edit-shakespeare-play-lands-miami-beach <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s a long distance from the rough streets of Liberty City to the bright lights of Stratford-Upon-Avon in England.&nbsp; But playwright and director&nbsp;</span>Tarell<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Alvin </span>McCraney<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has made that journey – and along the way, acquired a resume that would make many artists green with envy.</span></p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 04:26:05 +0000 Christine DiMattei 26273 at http://blog.wlrn.org McCraney's 'Radical Edit' of Shakespeare Play Lands In Miami Beach How Shakespeare Is Bringing Together U.S., U.K. Talent At GableStage http://blog.wlrn.org/post/how-shakespeare-bringing-together-us-uk-talent-gablestage <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5; ">When Shakespeare&rsquo;s &ldquo;Antony and Cleopatra&rdquo; goes up at Miami&rsquo;s </span>GableStage<span style="line-height: 1.5; "> in January, audiences will be watching the work of three great theater companies instead of just one.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5; ">They&#39;ll also see a ravishing</span><span style="line-height: 1.5; "> Haitian ruler defending her homeland against French colonizers, not an&nbsp;</span>Egyptian<span style="line-height: 1.5; "> queen squaring off against her Roman conquerors.</span></p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Christine DiMattei 21669 at http://blog.wlrn.org How Shakespeare Is Bringing Together U.S., U.K. Talent At GableStage Maltz Jupiter Theater Cements Place As Regional Powerhouse In Carbonell Award Nominations http://blog.wlrn.org/post/maltz-jupiter-theater-cements-place-regional-powerhouse-carbonell-award-nominations <p>The <a href="http://www.jupitertheatre.org/">Maltz Jupiter Theater</a> nearly doubled its closest competitors Friday with <a href="http://carbonellawards.org/about-2/37th-annual-awards/">23 </a><a href="http://carbonellawards.org/about-2/37th-annual-awards/">Carbonell</a> Award<a href="http://carbonellawards.org/about-2/37th-annual-awards/"> nominations </a>in a field thinned by the closure of three regional theaters.</p> Sat, 26 Jan 2013 14:34:38 +0000 Dan Grech 8384 at http://blog.wlrn.org