Various interpretations of The Nutcracker have made the holiday season extra-special for generations. In sunny Miami, The Nutcracker Magic Children’s Soiree makes the experience even more memorable with a delicious brunch, sweets, dancing and the opportunity to meet the dancers from the production during an exclusive meet-and-greet with parents and kids. A VIP performance of The Nutcracker with Balanchine’s iconic choreography and Tchaikovsky’s timeless score will complete the magical experience in the magical winter wonderland that allows imaginations to soar. Bring the whole family on Dec. 16; Brunch reception: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Special performance: 1 p.m.-2 p.m.; MiamiCityBallet.org.
Mark Stephens served his country for 21+ years in Army Special Operations. He now serves his fellow Nation’s Special Operations members and their families through Task Force Dagger Foundation, which is there for them when the government, the VA or other insurance isn’t.
The 2019 Key Biscayne Chamber Of Commerce Installation Dinner was sponsored by Baptist Health of South Florida and attended by some of the community’s most involved leaders.