Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on January 22, 2009
The Blue Man Group brings a traveling exhibit, designed to unite science and art, to the Miami Children’s Museum. The 1,500-square-foot exhibit allows participants to see, feel, hear and create sound. Ends Feb. 9. 980 MacArthur Cswy., Watson Island. Details: (305) 373-5437 or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.
AN UNEXPECTED VISITOR
The PlayGround Theatre hosts a production of Gabriel García Márquez’s "A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings" adapted by Pulitzer Prize-winner Nilo Cruz. The play follows a family after they discover an old man in their backyard who claims to be an angel. Ends Feb. 8. The PlayGround Theatre, 9806 NE 2nd Ave., Miami Shores. $15. Details: (305) 751-9550 ext. 223 or www.theplaygroundtheatre.com.
Miami Children’s Theater new session of classes and programs begins. Classes include beginning to advanced acting, tap, jazz, voice lessons and classes for preschoolers. Ends March 6. Youth Center Theater, 405 University Drive, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 274-3595 or www.miamichildrenstheater.com.
Children’s entertainer Rick Hubbard performs in another installment of "Sunday Afternoons of Music for Children." Mr. Hubbard has performed his songs, which promote responsibility, friendship and learning, in such venues as the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. 3 p.m. Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Road, Coral Gables. $10 children, $12 adults. Details: (305) 271-7159 or www.sundaymusicals.org.