Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on March 3, 2011
An orchestra of students from the Greater Miami Youth Symphony and a cast of 55 student actors perform "Damn Yankees," a musical comedy based on Douglass Wallop’s novel "The Year the Yankees Lost the Pennant." 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 3 p.m. Sundays. Ends March 5. The Roxy Performing Arts Center, 1645 SW 107th Ave., Miami. $20. Details: (305) 226-0030 or email@example.com or www.roxypac.com.
Girls ages five to 17 and their parents are invited to a campfire party hosted by the Girl Scout Council of Tropical Florida. Enjoy s’mores, songs, family activities and a chance to learn more about Girl Scouting. 6:30-8 p.m. Camp Choee, 11347 SW 160th St., Palmetto Estates. Free. Details: (305) 253-4841 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.girlscoutsfl.org.
AUDREY FOR KIDS
Starlet Audrey Hepburn takes center stage again as a children’s book character in Margaret Cardillo’s "Just Being Audrey." Story time with the author is followed by a children’s event with contests and a scarf-tying demonstration. 11 a.m. Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 442-4408 or www.booksandbooks.com.
Children will be delighted by the musical theater depiction of the classic book, "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day." The play unfolds Alexander’s series of unfortunate but humorous events. Actors’ Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, 280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. Saturdays at 2 p.m. Ends March 12. $15. $17.50 online. Details: (305) 444-9293 or www.actorsplayhouse.org.