Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on May 14, 2009
The Playground Theatre offers a production of the Sumerian legend "Inanna and the Huluppu Tree." The 4,000-year-old story tells 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.
CULTURE FOR KIDS
The Miami Children’s Museum hosts a collection of original paintings and sculptures by Alex Yanes titled "Majestic Beauties." The exhibit features bold, vivid images of Florida animals that are either on the endangered- or threatened-species lists. Ends Aug. 30. Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Cswy, Watson Island. Details: (305) 373-5437 or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.
Deanna Seay, principal dancer for the Miami City Ballet, along with other members of the ballet will take young audiences on a musical journey in "Shall We Dance?" Participants will have the change to prepare for, rehearse and perform a ballet. 3 p.m. Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables. Details: www.sundaymusicals.org.