Learn to dance Milonguero style Argentine tango at these weekly classes. 7-8:30 p.m. Pronto Restaurant, 13408 Biscayne Blvd., North Miami. $10. Details: (305) 323-6735. TRI-LEVEL SPECTACLE
The Merce Cunningham Dance Company performs a show specially made for the Adrienne Arsht Center's stage, with dancers on three levels and the audience on stage with performers. Coincides with Art Basel Miami Beach 2010. Times vary. Ends Dec. 4. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Sanford and Dolores Ziff Ballet Opera House, Miami. $35. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.
Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida performs Christmas classic "The Nutcracker." Features a cast of 104, including children from the Vladimir Issaev's School of Classical Ballet. 7:30 p.m. Gusman Center for the Performing Arts, 174 E Flagler St., Miami. $22-$75. Details: (305) 948-4777 or www.artsballettheatre.org.
Israeli Dance Theater of Ramat Gan performs captivating choreography to renditions of Hanukkah songs on the eighth night of Hanukkah. Features more than two dozen dancers and singers in brilliantly colored costumes. Donuts served after the show. 7 p.m. Dave and Mary Alper Jewish Community Center, 11155 SW 112th Ave., Kendall. $10. Details: (305) 271-9000 ext. 269.