Savoring the arts doesn't have to be a costly experience; sometimes, you can see a play absolutely free.
This weekend, Barry University students are presenting Lanford Wilson's The Rimers of Eldritch. Hugh Murphy directs a cast of 17 students in the play, a murder mystery set in a dying midwest town. Performances are 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday in Broad Auditorium on the campus at 11300 NE Second Ave., Miami Shores. Visit the Barry theater web page for details.
On Saturday, Conundrum Stages presents a free reading of Edgar Allan Poe's The Fall of the House of Usheras part of a Poe celebration in conjunction with the "Big Read" program. The reading is at 2 p.m. at the Broward County South Regional Library, 7300 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines. Call 954-201-8849 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.