Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on February 19, 2009
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.
COMING TO LIFE
The Playground Theatre puts on a production of Hans Christian Andersen’s "The Steadfast Tin Solider." The show gives a peek into the playroom after the children go to sleep when a brave toy soldier risks everything for the love of a beautiful ballerina. Ends The PlayGround Theatre, 9806 NE 2nd Ave., Miami Shores. $15. Ends March 8. Details: (305) 751-9550 ext. 223 or www.theplaygroundtheatre.com.
Bill Sadowski Park and Nature Center hosts a mime class for children aged nine to 14. 4:30-5:30 p.m. Bill Sadowski Park and Nature Center, 17555 SW 79th Ave., Cutler. $36. Details: (305) 255-4767 or www.miamidade.gov/parks.
Erika Gragg brings the story of Snobbles the Great, a magical snake, to Coral Gables for children’s’ delight. The book is animated using innovative "claymation" to visually tell the story of Snobble’s battle against an evil foe and his struggle to gather enough food to ensure the survival of his fellow snakes. 11 a.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.