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Matilda The Musical at Area Stage
Matilda The Musical at Area Stage
Area Stage at the Riviera Theater celebrates their 30th Anniversary with Matilda, inspired by the twisted genius of Ronald Dahl, and the book by Dennis Kelly, with original songs by Tim Minchin — this Tony Award-winning musical has won 47 international awards. Experience the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination, a sharp mind, and a hint of magic, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.

Frost Music Live!
Friday – A Starry Night in September — Valerie Coleman and Friends
In her concert debut as Assistant Professor of Performance, Chamber Music and Entrepreneurship, Grammy-nominated flutist and composer Valerie Coleman is showcased in an evening of poetry, visual art, and her own original chamber music at Gusman Concert Hall, starting at 7:30pm.

Coral Gables Art Cinema
Sat and Sun – The Wizard of Oz – 80th Anniversary
Victor Fleming’s celebrated musical The Wizard of Oz turns 80 years old. Based on a book by L. Frank Baum, the film is about country girl Dorothy Gale (Judy Garland) who is swept away by a tornado (with her dog Toto) to the magical land of Oz. There, she embarks on a difficult journey back to Kansas where along the way she makes friends and one foe — The Wicked Witch of the West.

Bill Cosford Cinema at the University of Miami
Edie at Cosford Cinema
Following the death of her husband, Edie (Sheila Hancock) breaks free from years of his control and rebels against her daughter’s wish for her to move into assisted living by embarking on an adventure she and her father had always longed for: a trip to the Scottish Highlands to climb the world famous Mt. Suilven. Along the way, she hires young camping shop owner Jonny (Kevin Guthrie) to be her guide. Despite the generational differences, Jonny encourages Edie to fulfill her dream.

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JohnMartin's Charity Golf Tournament
Sept 20 – JohnMartin’s Charity Golf Tournament
Mark your calendar for JohnMartin’s 30th Anniversary Charity Golf Tournament on September 20, starting with coffee and danish at 7:30am at the Biltmore Golf Course driving range. The Shotgun Start begins at 8:30am. Your $150 donation , benefits the Parkinson’s Foundation.

Oktoberfest at Fritz and Franz
Oktoberfest Coral Gables Starts October 3
Harald is celebrating 25 years of Oktoberfest in Coral Gables from October 3 to 13, featuring two weeks of Beer Fest, Music Fest, Authentic German Food Fest and lots of fun entertainment in the heart of the City, with free admission.

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