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Written by Miami Today on April 16, 2009
Presented by Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and The Children’s Trust, the "All Aboard! Festival" is a community-art festival for children and families with or without disabilities. The day will feature themed entertainment, inclusive interactive arts experiences, award-winning children’s author Marianne Berkes and community resources for parents. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Cswy, Watson Island. Details: (305) 375-4634 or www.miamidadearts.org.
The University of Miami hosts "CollegeTown at Cosford" night featuring a free showing of Disney’s "Finding Nemo." The film follows Nemo, a young clown fish who is unexpectedly carried far from home while his overprotective father, Marlin, embarks on an epic journey to find him. 6:30 p.m. Cosford Cinema, 1111 Memorial Drive, second floor, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-5478 or www.miami.edu/collegetown.
The Playground Theatre hosts a production of the Sumerian legend "Inanna and the Huluppu Tree." The 4,000-year-old story tells the story of the celebration of the victory of the young goddess, Inanna, who restores harmony to an ancient city ravaged by endless storms and angry gods. Ends May 22. Playground Theatre, 9806 NE 2nd Ave., Miami Shores. Details: www.theplaygroundtheatre.com.