The Actors Playhouse has a serious personality conflict. The Coral Gables company is known as a purveyor of cheerful lightweight entertainment that's rather like the upscale chain restaurants that are sprouting near its Miracle Mile location: The fare is uncomplicated and consistent, no challenges and no surprises. AP has had considerable success with this strategy, but when it strays toward more difficult fare, the result tends toward box-office disaster, with complaints and walkouts from regular patrons, as was the case... More >>>