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Written by Miami Today on June 20, 2013
CityWrights five-day symposium is dedicated to the development, training, inspiration and mentorship of playwrights and other professionals who support them. The conference features a schedule of workshops and readings by master playwrights and panels with producers, publishers, editors and agents. This year’s featured professional is award-winning playwright Tina Howe. Other highlights include one-day intensive workshops for attorneys, educators and artists. Times vary. Through June 23. Epic Hotel Miami, 270 Biscayne Blvd. Way, Miami. $100-$350. Details: (305) 755-9401 or www.citytheatre.com.
The third annual Overtown Rhythm & Arts Festival features local and national musicians like Nicole Henry, saxophone player Earnest Walker Jr. and many more along with the sounds of local church choirs. Guests can also expect local art and southern cooking and Caribbean flavors. There will be face painting and other fun activities for the entire family. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. NW Third Ave. between Ninth and 11th Street. Free. Details: www.overtownfestival.com.