Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on March 29, 2007
Dancing human puppets turn into reality television stars in "SCORE!" An Australian dance troupe choreographed by Maggi Sietsma performs the ballet based on reality television shows. Friday and Saturday. 8 p.m. at The Colony Theater, 1040 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. $18-$26.
Details: (305) 237-3010 or www.culture.mdc.edu.
The Fresh Faces in Fashion Show is a runway show that will feature clothing by local designers. The event will include cocktails and an after-show reception. Part of ticket sales will benefit the Gen Art Foundation, an arts and entertainment organization. Saturday. 8-11p.m. at Poolside at Flamingo South Beach, 1501 Bay Rd., Miami Beach. $40-$75.
Details: (305) 695-8200 or www.genart.org.
Screenings of new films about women and the arts will be featured at the second Women’s International Film Festival. Meet film directors from around the world, watch juried films and documentaries and participate in discussions and workshops. The festival runs through April 1. Various prices, times and locations.
Details: (305) 653-9700, (954) 937-8299 or www.wiffonline.org.
The Ad-Eaters Night
The Alliance Francaise de Miami presents The Ad-Eaters Night, a film compilation of more than 200 television commercials from around the world. Friday. 7 p.m. at Miami Museum of Science, 3280 S. Miami Ave., Miami. In French. $10-$20.
Details: (305) 859-8760.
New World School of the Arts’ College Opera Theatre Ensemble performs "Hänsel and Gretel." Friday and Saturday. 7:30 p.m. at Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 E. Flagler St., Miami. $8-$16.
Details: (305) 237-7855 or www.mdc.edu/nwsa.
Gables food festival
The fourth annual Coral Gables Wine and Food Festival features food, wine, and live entertainment. The event benefits the American Lung Association of Florida-South Area. Today (3/29). On Giralda Avenue in Coral Gables. $40-$100.
Details: (800) 586-4872 or www.coralgableswineandfood.com.
The Starbucks Latin American Coffee Festival features coffee tastings, coffee seminars, cooking demonstrations, live music, dance lessons, family activities and more. Chef Aaron Sanchez and Coral Gables Mayor Don Slesnick are expected to attend. Tuesday. 4-8 p.m. in downtown Coral Gables. Free admission.
Miami Dade College celebrates writer Ernest Hemingway’s "A Farewell to Arms." A book discussion will take place at noon today (3/29) at the Broward County Library Main Branch, 100 S. Andrews Ave., Fort Lauderdale. The 1932 film starring Gary Cooper will be screened at 6:30 p.m. today at the library’s Stirling Road Branch, 3151 Stirling Rd., Hollywood. Other book and film discussions will take place at various locations through next month.
Details: (305) 237-3940 or www.flcenterlitarts.com.