By Carlos Suarez De Jesus
By Ric Delgado
By John Thomason
By Benjy Caplan
By Artburst Miami
A Gift of Murder: President Fred Fink of Fink's Family Fruitcakes gets a deadly dose of his own dessert. Did his disgruntled employees do him in, or was it his feuding family? 8:00 p.m. Saturdays, through November 22. Dave & Buster's, 3000 Oakwood Blvd., Hollywood; 954-923-5505.
Ain't Misbehavin': A musical journey through Harlem in its heyday in the 1920s and '30s, featuring 30 songs, 8:00 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2:00 p.m. Sundays, through November 9. White-Willis Theatre, 7143 Pine Island Rd., Tamarac; 954-726-7898.
Five Kinds of Silence: This is a one-act drama based on the true story of two grown daughters who murder their father and the disturbing circumstances leading up to this tragic end, 8:00 p.m. Friday, October 31, and Saturday, November 1; 5:00 p.m. Sunday, November 2. Florida Atlantic University, 777 Glades Rd., Studio 2 Theatre, Boca Raton; 561-297-3737.
Hedwig and the Angry Inch: An aspiring rock musician receives a botched sex-change operation to escape East Germany prior to the fall of the Berlin Wall and comes to America to pursue his dream, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, October 30; 7:00 and 10:00 p.m. Friday, October 31, and Saturday, November 1; 6:00 and 9:00 p.m. Sunday, November 2. Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Amaturo Theater, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954-462-0222.
Late Nite Catechism: A hilarious no-nonsense nun waxes philosophical on all things holy -- the saints, the Pope, the Immaculate Conception, and more; but the audience better behave, as this is an interactive comedy, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 4, through Sunday, November 9. Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Amaturo Theater, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954-462-0222.
Running With Scissors: A man finally learns to live life when he is forced to confront his own mortality in this drama by Michael McKeever, 8:00 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays; 2:00 p.m. Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays; 7:00 p.m. Sundays, through November 30. Florida Stage at Plaza del Mar, 262 S. Ocean Blvd., Manalapan; 800-514-3837.
The Goat or Who is Sylvia? A successful architect must confess to his wife about an extramarital relationship in this Edward Albee drama, 8:00 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2:00 and 7:00 p.m. Sundays, through November 16. GableStage at the Biltmore, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables; 305-445-1119.
The Tale of the Allergist's Wife: In this funny social satire set in New York, an upper-middle-class doctor's wife struggles with a midlife crisis, call for showtimes, Tuesday, November 4, through November 30. Coconut Grove Playhouse, 3500 Main Hwy., Coconut Grove; 305-442-4000.