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Written by Miami Today on April 28, 2011
Modeled in the tradition of ancient Chinese folktales, "The Red Thread" portrays a young woman’s heroism as she battles to save her father’s masterpiece. Times vary. Ends May 27. The PlayGround Theatre, 9806 NE Second Ave., Miami Shores. Details: 305-751-9550 or www.theplaygroundtheatre.com.
Families are invited to bring blankets, lawn chairs and snacks to "Tales Under the Stars" an event celebrating the art of storytelling presented by the Miami-Dade County Public Library System. 7-8 p.m. Garden House lawn at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 667-1651 or www.fairchildgarden.org.
Attorney and author Spencer Aronfeld shares his children’s book "Sara Rose, Kid Lawyer," about a fourth grader who wants to be an attorney when she grows up. Her wish comes true early when she finds herself representing her class in a real case in front of the school board. Event includes free ice cream. 2-4 p.m. The Bookstore in the Grove, 3399 Virginia St., Coconut Grove. Details: (305) 443-2855 or www.sararosekidlawyer.com.