The 13th International Ballet Festival of Miami, founded and directed by Pedro Pablo Peña welcomes ballet companies from around the world to Miami. Ends Sept. 13. Ziff Ballet Opera House, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Prices vary. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
The Breffni Academy of Irish Dance will perform classic Irish dance. 7 p.m. Miami Lakes Branch Library. 6699 Windmill Gate Road, Miami Lakes. Details: (305) 375-2665 or www.mdpls.org.