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Calendar Of Events Highlights

Written by on April 5, 2007


   New World School of the Arts hosts an opening reception for Fear.Fate.Fame exhibition. Today (4/5). 6-9 p.m. at Freedom Tower, 600 N. Biscayne Blvd., Miami. The exhibition runs through April 25.

   Details: (305) 237-3620 or

Collectors Council

   Miami Art Museum hosts an opening reception and panel discussion for the Collectors Council Acquisitions exhibition. April 12. 6 p.m. at 101 W. Flagler St., Miami. RSVP by April 6. Free members; $10 others.

   Details: (305) 375-1704 or


Grace Kelly

   Author Wendy Leigh will discuss her biography of Grace Kelly, "True Grace: The Life and Times of an American Princess." Monday 4/9. 8 p.m. at Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables.

   Details: (305) 442-4408.


Story dance

   Sunday Afternoons of Music For Children presents a story dance with Freddick Bratcher & Company. Sunday. 3 and 5 p.m. at Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami, 1314 Miller Rd., Coral Gables. $10-$12.

   Details: (305) 271-7150 or

Children’s play

   The Playground Theatre presents "A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings." The play begins April 11 and runs through May 27. For ages 10 and older. Various times at The Playground Theatre, 9806 NE Second Ave., Miami Shores. $15.

   Details: (800) 813-6527 or


Dance festival

   Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida presents the third International Young Dancers Festival. Saturday. 7 p.m. at Julius Littman North Miami Beach Theater, 17011 NE 19th Ave., North Miami Beach. $20-$35.

   Details: (800) 494-8497.

Made in Miami Beach

   Miami Design Preservation League presents its Art Deco Film Series: Made in Miami Beach films. The Jerry Lewis film "The Bellboy" was filmed at the Fontainebleau Hotel on Collins Avenue. The 1960 film will be screened at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Art Deco Welcome Center, 1001 Ocean Dr., Miami Beach. Free.

   Details: (305) 672-2014 or


Theater tours

   A Tour of Miami Beach’s Lincoln Road Theaters Past and Present with professor Seth Bramson. Saturday. 10 a.m. Meet at Lincoln Theatre, 541 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. Free.

   Details: (305) 358-9572.


"Animal Farm’

   Culture in the City and Carnival Center for the Performing Arts presents a panel discussion on George Orwell’s "Animal Farm." Featured panelists include Justin McDonnell, artistic director for the Carnival Center for the Performing Arts; artist Joana Tyka; and psychologist Andrew Lagomasino. Tuesday. 7:30 p.m. at Peacock Education Center, Carnival Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami.

   Details: Details: (305) 648-0899, (305) 752-9595 , or


Play premiere

   New Theatre presents the premiere of "Melt," by Michael McKeever. The play about diversity in Miami opens today (4/5) and runs through May 6. Various times at 4120 Laguna St., Coral Gables.

   Details: (305) 443-5909 or

Pulitzer play

    Florida International University presents "Proof." The play by David Auburn is a story about a woman named Catherine, her genius father and her discovery of a secret notebook. The play opens Friday and runs through April 14. Various times at University Park Campus, Wertheim Performing Arts Center Studio Theatre, 11200 SW Eighth St., Tamiami. $8-$10.

   Details: (305) 348-3789 or


Real estate discussion

   Florida Landlord Action Group and Broward County Landlords Association feature a networking event and question-and-answer session for landlords and real estate investors. 6:30 p.m. at El Palacio Resort, 4900 Powerline Rd., Fort Lauderdale. Free members; $20-$30 others.

   Details: (954) 776-4880 or or

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