Calendar Of Events Dance
Written by Miami Today on December 19, 2002
Cuban Pete and Barbara Craddock host the return of Mambo Mania, a hip Miami event that celebrates this sultry dance. 7 p.m.-10 p.m. at the outdoor 73rd Street Bandshell in North Beach, 73rd Street and Collins Avenue, Miami Beach. Admission $5. Details: (305) 865-4147.
NUTCRACKER ON ICE
Direct from Russia, Nutcracker on Ice is presented by the St. Petersburg Ice Ballet and features a magnificent company of medal-winning ice dancers in the tradition of the world-renowned Kirov Ballet. Jackie Gleason Theater, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 673-7300.
CITY BALLET’S NUTCRACKER
George Balanchine’s "The Nutcracker" has it all with a cast of more than 100, glorious sets and costumes, magical special effects, a full orchestra and exceptional dancing by international stars. Through Dec. 22. Fri. 7:30 p.m., Sat. 2 p.m.; 7:30 p.m. Sun. 2 p.m.; 7:30 p.m. Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 201 SW Fifth Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Tickets: $16-$59.50.
Details: (954) 462-0222.
The Academy of Dance presents a holiday show celebrating Chanukah, Christmas, Kwanzaa and traditional Nutcracker variations. 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Young Circle Amphitheater, U.S. 1 & Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood. Price: Adults $10, children $5. Details: (954) 923-1950.