Calendar Of Events Highlights
Written by Miami Today on November 15, 2007
"BARBER OF SEVILLE’
Miami Lyric Opera presents "Barber of Seville." Nov. 24. 8 p.m. at Colony Theater, 1040 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. $25-$30. Details: (305) 674-1040 or www.miamilyricopera.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
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.
Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce hosts second annual Doing Business in Paradise gala. The event includes a cocktail reception, dinner, entertainment and award ceremony honoring vice-president and news and programming director of NBC-6 Yvette Miley, CEO of The Peebles Corp. R. Donahue Peebles, and radio personality and president of Reach Media Tom Joyner. Dec. 7. 7 p.m. at The Sheraton Miami Mart Hotel, 711 NW 72nd Ave. RSVP by Nov. 30. Black tie. $100-$1,250. Details: (305) 751-8648 or www.m-dcc.org.
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.
"MY FAIR LADY’
Carnival Center for the Performing Arts presents "My Fair Lady." Dec. 18-23. Various times at 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $26-$68. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.carnivalcenter.org.