Four miniature operas explore what it means to be female in the Lone Star Lyric Theater Festival 2009. Along with Maid to Mistress, Lady of Monte Carlo and The Women, theres Doctor Miracle. The opera by Bizet has been keeping audiences laughing for 150 years. See why at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. Ovations, 2536 Times. For information, call 212-567-1098 or visit www.lonestarlyric.org. $20 to $25.
Fri., June 19, 8 p.m.; Sat., June 20, 8 p.m.; Sun., June 21, 2 p.m., 2009