September Theater & Shows

By on August 31, 2013

Highlights include: Miami Fashion Film Festival, Fiesta Flamenca!, Disney on Ice: Princesses & Heroes, Sesame Street Live! Miss Nelson is Missing and Laffing Matterz.

THEATER & SHOWS

Blue Jasmine | Now playing for approx 2 weeks in September
Oscar-winning director Woody Allen’s newest film, Blue Jasmine, is finally here for its South Florida First Run Engagement! The film stars Oscar winner Cate Blanchett as Jasmine, a jet-setting woman who loses all of her money when her husband, played by Alec Baldwin, turns out to be a crook. Blue Jasmine features a rich and eclectic ensemble in supporting roles, including Peter Sarsgaard, Bobby Cannavale, Louis C.K. & Andrew Dice Clay. Tickets: $11.50 & under and can purchased in advance online or in-person at the Cinema box office. 786-385-9689. Coral Gables Art Cinema, 260 Aragon Ave. Coral Gables 33134. www.gablescinema.com

Miami Fashion Film Festival | Thursday–Sunday, September 12 –15
Miami has a new film festival and this one is all about style and fashion. The 3 day event presents fans of film and fashion a close and colorful look at the creative and fast-paced world of the fashion industry through documentaries, shorts, and narrative films —produced both locally and internationally.

God Save My Shoes: Thursday: 9 –10:30pm
The first documentary film to explore the intimate relationship women have with their
shoes. Featuring star designers such as Christian Louboutin, Manolo Blahnik, Pierre Hardy, but also celebrities like Fergie, Dita Von Teese, Kelly Rowland and many more, the film journeys into women’s psyche and closets, examining the psychological, sociocultural, and erotic significance of these objects.

Material Success: Fri & Sat: 11pm, & Sun: 1pm
A documentary that follows the misadventures of the eccentric fashion designer Bruno Ierullo as he readies for his first runway show after a personal tragedy inspires him to risk his life savings on a career change into the art.

Fashion Film Shorts: Saturday 9 –10:30
A special screening of shorts curated from all over the globe. Fashion filmmakers, brands, and personalities, bring you into their world with 2–5 minutes of visually stimulating productions of art and storytelling.

Runways & Bunkbeds: Sunday 7– 8:30pm
When male model Luke Sebastian travels to Italy for what he thinks is just another Show Season, he meets a group of models that might make it his last. Written, directed, produced by, and starring former international model Axel Harney, Runways has an authenticity that can only come from someone who has been there. A one of a kind
Laugh out Loud Art House Comedy shot almost entirely in one room. O Cinema Wynwood. 90 NW 29 St. Miami. www.MIAfff.com/events

Fiesta Flamenca!  | Saturday, September 14
An exciting evening of music & dance featuring Bailes Ferrer, Broward Co.’s long standing Flamenco dance company. Flamboyant Flamenco 9 dancers & musicians will bring the color, passion and energy of Spain to our mainstage. 7:25pm. Adult/$18, Student/$16, Child/$10. Sunrise Civic Center Theater & Gallery, 10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd. Sunrise. 954-747-4646. www.sunrisefl.gov/

Disney On Ice: Princesses & Heroes

BB&T Center: Thursday–Sunday Sept. 19–22
AAA Wednesday – Sunday, September 25 – 29

Enter a world of wonder where heroes & hearts prevail, and, watch in awe as the dreams of Cinderella, Belle, Snow White, Rapunzel & Tiana all come true. High flying jumps, daring acrobatics, breathtaking skating & lovable Disney friends are just a wish away! $16–$52.

BB&T Center, One Panther Pkwy. Sunrise. Thur@7pm, Fri@10:30am & 7pm, Sat@11am, 3 & 7pm, Sun@1 & 5pm. www.bankatlanticcenter.com
American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd. Miami. Box Office or Ticketmaster Outlets, online www.ticketmaster.com, or charge by phone: 800-745-3000. www.disneyonice.com.

Sons of the Prophet |Saturday, September 21– Sunday, October 20
One of the best-reviewed plays of the 2011 New York season. A refreshingly honest take on how we cope with wounds that just won’t heal, and the funniest play about human suffering you’re likely to see. Winner of the 2012 Drama Critics’ Circle, Outer Critics Circle, Lucille Lortel Award for Best Play, and a 2012 Pulitzer Prize Finalist. GableStage at the Biltmore, 1200 Anastasia Ave. Coral Gables 33134. 305-445-1119. www.gablestage.org

Cloud 9 | Wednesday, September 25 – Saturday, October 5
The time-shifting comedy by the author of Top Girls created a sensation when it opened Off-Broadway in 1981 under the direction of Tommy Tune. It tells a story of many different relationships — between men & women, men & men, women & women. Cloud 9 is about sex, work, mothers, Africa, power, children, grandmothers, politics, money, & Queen Victoria. Jerry Herman Ring Theatre @ UofM, 1312 Miller Dr. Coral Gables 33124. 305-284-3355. www.miami.edu/ring

Sesame Street Live “Can’t Stop Singing!” | Friday, September 27–Sunday, September 29
When Elmo gets his furry fingers on Abby Cadabby’s magic wand, there’s something in the air—and Sesame Street becomes a nonstop, all-singing, all-dancing musical montage. Grover, Cookie Monster , Bert & Ernie make music for all to sing along. Fri: 10:30am & 7pm; Sat: 10:30am, 2 & 6pm; & Sun: 10:30am. & 2pm. $19–$39. Lap tickets $10 for 12 mos&younger. VIP seat & 20-minute preshow available. 954-462-0222 or online at ParkerPlayhouse.com. or box office Tues–Sat 12pm–5pm. The Parker Playhouse -Holiday Park, 707 N.E. 8 St. Fort Lauderdale.

Miss Nelson is Missing | Saturdays, September 28– November 15
A captivating musical for all ages. Miss Nelson can’t control her crazy classroom because she’s just too nice. But when she disappears, her replacement is the hard-as-nails, detention-loving, recess-canceling, homework-overloading substitute teacher Viola Swamp! With the Big Test approaching, the kids suddenly realize how much they miss Miss Nelson and they’ll do anything — including hiring a private eye — to bring her back. Saturdays at 2pm. Child/$18, Adult/$20. Children’s Season Flexible Anytime Subscriptions are available for $85 & include 5 premium seats for any performance, anytime. Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. 305-444-9293 or visit www.actorsplayhouse.org

Laffing Matterz  | Saturday, September 28
Hungry for satire? Aching for absurdity? Imagine an evening of Saturday Night Live set to music & you’ll have an idea of what Laughing Matterz is like. This zany, original, musical comedy revue spoofs current events–including politics, sports, celebrities, health, & pop culture—like no other! 90 minutes of raucous, topical song & dance that is politically acute & naughty enough to make some of you blush–& laugh–at the same time. 8 pm. $18 Adults; $16 Students. Not recommended for children. Sunrise Civic Center Theater & Gallery, 10610 W. Oakland Park Blvd. Sunrise. 954-747-4646 www.sunrisefl.gov

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