Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on August 30, 2007
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University presents Indoctrinating Youth: Selections from the Pamela K. Harer Gift of Propaganda Books for Children. Donated by Ms. Harer, the rare exhibition will feature dozens of children’s books and pieces from around the world in relation to war and propaganda. Through Oct. 31. $3.75-$5.35.
Details: (305) 531-1001 or www.wolfsonian.org.
Miami Beach Cinematheque celebrates the work of director Ingmar Bergman, who died last month at age 89. MBC next month will feature Bergman films, beginning with "Jungfrukällan (Virgin Spring)," which won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film of 1960. Saturday. 8:30 p.m. at 512 Española Way, Miami Beach. $6-$10.
Details: (305) 673-4567 or www.mbcinema.com.
Coral Gables Community Arts Program presents trumpeter Jon Faddis. Today (8/30). 8 p.m. at 3010 De Soto Blvd., Coral Gables. $25-$35.
Details: (305) 448-7421, Ext. 33 or www.communityartsprogram.org.
Museum of Contemporary Art presents an outdoors jazz concert by Ray Ray’s Jazz Mix. Friday. 8 p.m. at 770 NE 125th St., North Miami. Free.
Details: (305) 893-6211 or www.mocanomi.org.
Legal society debut
The Miami Jewish Legal Society, a non-profit organization that provides legal and community events, opens its doors with a talk by Dan Alon, a former Olympic fencer and survivor of the Munich massacre. There will be a panel discussion on subjects relating to the Talmudic and American laws. Wednesday. Noon at Akerman Senterfitt, 1 SE Third Ave., 25th Floor, Miami. $36 includes lunch.
Details: (305) 373-8303 or www.jewishlegal.com.
The University of Miami presents an off-Broadway version of "The Fantasticks," a romantic musical with lyrics by Tom Jones and music by Harvey Schmidt. The play opens Wednesday and runs through Sept. 15. Various times at Jerry Herman Ring Theatre, University of Miami, 1312 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. $8-$18.
Details: (305) 284-3355 or www.miami.edu/ring.