Calendar Of Events Children
Written by Miami Today on May 26, 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.
Fantasy Theatre Factory presents "Cinderella — A Fractured Fairy Tale." This wacky take on the classic fairy tale is geared toward fourth-eighth graders. 10 and 11:30 a.m. Robert Russell Theatre at Dave and Mary Alper JCC, 11155 SW 112th Ave., Miami. $6. Details: (305) 284-8800 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.ftfshows.com.
Take a family outing to Jungle Island this Memorial Day Weekend and get a free barbecue lunch with the cost of general admission. May 28-30. Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Watson Island. $24.95 plus tax for children 3-10. $32.95 others. Not valid with other discounts. Details: (305) 400-7000 or www.jungleisland.com.
MOZART FOR KIDS
As part of The Mainly Mozart Festival XVIII, the Miami Music Project Brass Quintet perform "Mozart for Children," a free interactive performance for children and families. 2:30 p.m. Coral Gables Country Club, 997 N Greenway Drive, Coral Gables. Free. Details: (786) 468-2251 or www.miamimusicproject.org.