MicroTheater Miami offers "Best of Micro” featuring crowd favorites

Carolina Pozo and Kristian Bikic play a couple on the verge of a breakup in ‘Pesto Pasta’ at Micro Theater Miami. Jorge Monje

MicroTheater Miami is changing over its English and Spanish short play offerings for a “Best of Micro” program from Aug. 5 to Sept. 6. More than 60 of the theater’s best plays from the 2014-2015 season will return, each for a brief run, with the kickoff at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 5.

Among the returning shows are A Midsummer Miami Dream by Paula Wilhelm (Aug. 12-13), Christopher Walken’s Adventures through Time by the Comedy School Dropouts (Sept. 2-3), Animal Attraction by Brian Michael Cohen (Sept. 2-3) and Left Turn at Albuquerque by Lisa Pertierra (Aug. 19-20).

Presented in repurposed shipping containers, the short plays are done in English on Wednesday and Thursdays from 8 to 11 p.m., in Spanish on Friday and Saturday from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. and on Sunday from 7 to 10 p.m. Tickets to each show are $5, and the audience can see up to six in one night.

MicroTheater Miami is in the side courtyard of Centro Cultural Español, 1490 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Call 305-448-9677 or visit www.microtheatermiami.com.