Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on September 10, 2009
The Playground Theatre is hosting an after-school program. Company members will be leading classes in acting, dancing, singing, yoga and photography. 3:30-4:45 p.m., 4:45-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. The PlayGround Theatre, 9806 NE 2nd Ave., Miami Shores. Details: (305) 751-9550 or www.theplaygroundtheatre.com.
The Miami Children’s Museum hosts "Adventures with Clifford the Big Red Dog." The 2,500-square-foot bilingual exhibit transports visitors to the homes of Clifford, Emily Elizabeth and all of the residents of Birdwell Island, where they engage in activities fostering social and emotional development.Ends Oct. 11. Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Cswy., Watson Island. Details: (305) 373-5437 or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.
The Roxy Theater Group offers classes in acting, voice, musical theater, ballet, jazz, lyrical, Hip Hop, tap and belly dancing for children 3 to 17. Participants also can perform for a live audience. 3:30-8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Roxy Performing Arts Center, 1645 SW 107th Ave., Sweetwater. Details: (305) 226-0030 or www.roxypac.com.
Books & Books celebrates "Curious George" author H.A. Rey’s birthday with a daylong party that includes games and activities for kids as well as an appearance by Curious George himself. 10 a.m.-Noon. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
The Miami Children’s Theater is producing the hit musical "Annie" and is looking for talented kids 7 to 18 to audition. Noon-4 p.m. Miami Children’s Theater at the Alper JCC, 11155 SW 112th Ave., Pinecrest. Details: (305) 274-3595 or www.miamichildrenstheater.com.
The Miami Children’s Museum celebrates its sixth anniversary with a carnival. The day will include the chance to interact with Miami artists as well as the "Circus Acts" where kids can test their agility, walk the balance beam, play the ball toss bonanza, and climb Mount MiChiMu in addition to all of the museum’s regular activities ranging from Japanese fish printing to sandcastle building. 1-6 p.m. Miami Children’s Museum, 980 MacArthur Cswy, Watson Island. $35 kids, $50 adults. Details: (305) 373-5437 or www.miamichildrensmuseum.org.