Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on April 22, 2010
Children’s author Lois Lowry reads from her book "The Birthday Ball," the tale of 16-year-old Princess Patricia Priscilla who is rather bored with her royal life and the hubbub surrounding her birthday ball. Happenings take a turn toward the wild side as the princess escapes from royalty for a week. 3 p.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Tickets required. Available at all Books & Books locations. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
KID TURNED KING
Actors’ Playhouse presents a new musical: "Young King Arthur." Watch the kid king as he gets into trouble with the help of Merlin the Magician and a peasant girl named Brynith, learning that true power comes not from sorcery but from the heart. 2 p.m. Ends May 29. Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $15. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.