Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on November 8, 2007
Florida Grand Opera presents Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s comedy opera "Cosí Fan Tutte." Nov. 17-Dec. 8. Various times at Carnival Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.carnivalcenter.org.
American Nicaraguan Foundation, a non-profit organization that helps the underprivileged in Nicaragua, hosts Essence of Nicaragua Gala. Proceeds benefit American Nicaraguan Foundation. Dec. 1. 7 p.m. at InterContinental Hotel, 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami. $350. Details: (305) 374-3391 or www.aidnicaragua.org.
IRISH TAP DANCING
Carnival Center for the Performing Arts presents James Devine’s Tapeire, an Irish tap-dancing performance. Nov. 29-Dec. 2. Various times at Studio Theater, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $25. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.carnivalcenter.org.
Carrfour Supportive Housing, a non-profit that provides permanent housing and services to the formerly homeless, hosts its annual luncheon honoring Miami-Dade County Commission Chairman Bruno A. Barreiro. Dec. 5. 11:30 a.m. at Jungle Island, 111 MacArthur Causeway, Miami. RSVP required. $125-$1,500. Details: (305) 274-4772.
CHAMBER HOLIDAY GALA
Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce presents its second Holiday Gala, honoring the accomplishments of black professionals and businesses in South Florida. It includes a cocktail reception, dinner and award ceremony. Dec. 7. 6 p.m. at Sheraton Miami Mart Hotel, 711 NW 72nd Ave., Miami. $100-$1,250. Details: (305) 751-8648.
ART MUSEUM BALL
Miami Art Museum presents 2007 MAM Ball. The event includes cocktail reception, dinner, dancing and silent auction. Proceeds go towards the Miami Art Museum. Dec. 8. 6:30 p.m. at Museum Park, 1075 Biscayne Blvd. Black-tie. $600-$25,000. Details: (305) 379-0800.