Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on May 31, 2007
The Americas Collection host an opening reception for the Papers & Colors 2004/2007 exhibition by Enrique Campuzano. Friday. 7-10 p.m. at 2440 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. Free.
Details: (305) 446-5578.
Featured film "Cartola’
The 11th annual Brazilian Film Festival of Miami features film screenings, productions and celebrations and an awards ceremony. Friday through June 9. $10-$120. Details: www.brazilianfilmfestival.com.
The 31st annual Goombay Festival celebrates the Caribbean culture and the founders of Coconut Grove. The event includes a gospel concert, historical luncheon, brunch and a street festival. Thursday-Sunday. Various venues.
Details: (305) 448-9501.
"Around the World in 80 Minutes" is a musical play spotlighting various cultures through Broadway tunes. The cast will perform songs from "Miss Saigon," "Lion King," "West Side Story" and more. 8 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at Arts at St. John’s, St. John’s on the Lake, 4760 Pine Tree Dr., Miami Beach. $15-$20.
Details: (305) 613-2325 or www.artsatstjohns.com.
Coral Springs Museum of Art hosts an opening reception for Art of Asia: Focus on Japan. Friday. 6:30-8:30 p.m. 2855 Coral Springs Dr., Coral Springs. Free members, $10 others.
Details: (954) 340-5000 or www.csmart.org.
The Field Museum-Chicago presents an exhibition featuring the life and work of Charles Darwin. Darwin will feature the scientist’s manuscripts and memorabilia and a display of fossils, live plants and animals that were part of his theory of evolution. The exhibition opens June 15 and continues through Jan. 1.
Details: (312) 665-7100 or fieldmuseum.org.