BRAND NEW KID
Children's musical "The Brand New Kid," based on the children's book by television journalist Katie Couric, tells about being different and overcoming teasing through acceptance and friendship. Lazlo S. Gasky has just moved to the US to start his first day of second grade. There he becomes the target of other kids' teasing until popular Ellie McSnelly takes a chance on him. 11 a.m. Performances through June 17. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Carnival Studio Theater, Miami. $20. Details: (305) 949-6722 or www.arshtcenter.org.