On the heels of its imaginative adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s Three Sisters last season, the Miami Theater Center is planning a world premiere by playwright-collaborators Stephanie Ansin and Fernando Calzadilla, plus the return of their play The Red Thread as the kickoff of MTC’s main stage season.
The family-friendly Red Thread runs Nov. 20-Dec. 22, with the world premiere of Everybody Drinks the Same Water, a murder mystery set in 13th century Spain, for adult audiences April 30-June 1.
The company’s Sandbox Series features Theo Reyna’s Knowledge & Noise Nov. 1-16, Jaamil Olawale Kosoko’s Black Male Revisited Dec. 13-22, Juraj Kojs’ Signals Feb. 14-March 1, Juan C. Sanchez’s Paradise Motel March 28-April 12 and Carlota Pradera’s Bare Bones June 13-28.
Movies programmed by O Cinema and a wide variety of workshops are part of the MTC’s offerings as well. The complex is at 9806 NE Second Ave., Miami Shores; 305-751-9550, mtcmiami.org.
YoungArts on HBO
The Miami-based National YoungArts Foundation showcases three young South Florida musicians alongside jazz trumpeter Wynton Marsalis in the new season of the Emmy-nominated HBO Family series YoungArts Masterclass.
The documentary, debuting Monday at 7:30 p.m., follows saxophonist Patrick Bartley (Dillard High School of the Arts), pianist Antonio Madruga (New World School for the Arts) and bassist Russell Hall (Dillard) as they prepare for Marsalis’ concert at Lincoln Center.
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