Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on February 22, 2007
Miami Art Museum hosts an opening reception for the LeWitt X 2 exhibition. The exhibition starts Friday and runs through June 3. Various times at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. $2.50-$5; Free for students, children under 12, and on Sundays.
Details: (305) 375-1705 or miamiartmuseum.org.
The Bakehouse Art Complex hosts an opening reception for its 21st anniversary exhibition, which features works from dozens of artists. Sunday. 2-5 p.m. at 561 NW 32nd St., Miami. Free.
Details: (305) 576-2828 or bakehouseartcomplex.org.
Children’ s play
"Brooklyn Bridge" is a play about the adventures of a girl trying to finish her homework assignment. Saturday. 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. at Shores Performing Arts Theater, 9806 NE Second Ave., Miami Shores.
Details: (305) 751-9550.
Oscar Night at Cinematheque
Celebrity impersonators will arrive at the red carpet for Miami Beach Cinematheque’s Oscar Night America. Residents can watch the 79th annual Academy Awards hosted by television personality Laurie Jennings. The event includes dinner and live and silent auctions. Proceeds benefit the Cinematheque. Sunday. 6:30 p.m. at Flamingo South Beach, 1500 Bay Rd., Miami Beach. Black-tie optional. $145-$175.
Proceeds from the annual South Miami Rotary Art Festival will fund Rotary scholarships and local and international community projects. Saturday and Sunday. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. between Southwest 57th Avenue and US 1.
Details: (305) 769-5977 or www.southmiamiartfest.org.
The 28th annual St. Sophia Greek Festival features Greek food, music, dancing and cooking lessons. Friday-Sunday. $3-$5, free for children younger than 12.
Details: (305) 854-2922 or www.saintsophiagreekfestival.com.
In celebration of the South Beach Wine & Food Festival, Books & Books will feature a book-signing event by culinary celebrities from Rachel Ray to Anthony Bourdain. Saturday and Sunday. Various times and locations.
Details: (305) 444-9044 or www.booksandbooks.com.
Neil Simon plays
University of Miami presents "Brighton Beach Memoirs," and "Broadway Bound," two autobiographical comedic plays by Neil Simon. Ongoing through March 4. Various times at 1312 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. $6-$18.
Details: (305) 284-3355.
When it comes to love, size doesn’t matter. GableStage at the Biltmore features "Fat Pig." The play begins Saturday and runs through March 25. Various times at 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $35-$40.
Details: (305) 445-1119 or www.gablestage.org.