Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on July 29, 2004
‘HANSEL AND GRETEL’
The Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre recreate the classic children’s story "Hansel and Gretel" as a musical featuring works from the opera by Engelbert Humperdink. The play follows Gretel, a poor woodcutter’s daughter, and her brother Hansel as they journey into a mysterious forest that is home to fairies, the Sandman and a hungry witch. Through Aug. 7 at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $9. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.
The Falls center is holding a back-to-school house event featuring the Discovery Channel store’s remote-control car race; folder decoration with Kidding Around and Running Around; and the Miami Seaquarium’s Flipper and Friends song-and-dance show. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at US 1 and SW 136th St., Palmetto Bay. Details: www.shopthefalls.com.
READ WITH ME
Superstar Productions and Aventura Mall sponsors Read With Me Character Wednesday, two hours of story reading by costumed characters from children’s TV shows, movies and books. 10 a.m.-noon Wednesdays at Aventura Mall, Adventurer’s Cove Playground, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. Recommended age is 3-5. Free. Details: www.shopaventuramall.com.