Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on December 1, 2005
‘GUYS AND DOLLS’
Set in New York, this oddball romantic comedy introduces a cast of vivid characters – Sarah Brown, out to reform the evildoers of Time Square; Sky Masterson, who woos her on a bet and ends up falling in love; Adelaide, the nightclub performer whose condition is brought on by the fact she’s been engaged to the same man for 14 years; and Nathan Detroit, her devoted fiancÈ. 8 p.m. Saturday and Dec. 9 and 10 at the Coral Gables Youth Center Theatre, 405 University Ave., Coral Gables. $10-$20. Details: (305) 233-2206 or www.miamichildrenstheatre.com.
The Center for Emerging Art presents "Hansel and Gretel" and "Little Red Riding Hood" with a special appearance by Coral Gables Mayor Don Slesnick as Santa Claus. 2 p.m. at the Biltmore Hotel, Granada Ballroom, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $15-$25. Details: (305) 538-2803.
‘DAIRY OF ANNE FRANK’
The Miami Children’s Theatre presents an adaptation of newly discovered writings from the diary of Anne Frank as well as survivor accounts, creating the contemporary story of the lives of people persecuted under Nazi rule. Frank emerges from history as a lyrical, intensely gifted young girl who confronts her rapidly changing life and the increasing horror of her time with astonishing honesty, wit and determination. 7 p.m. Dec. 8 and 15, 8 p.m. Dec. 10 and 17 and 2 p.m. Dec. 18 at Russell Theatre, Alper Jewish Community Center, 11155 SW 112th Ave. $12. Details: (305) 233-2206.