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Editor’s Picks: What to do, where to go, who to see.

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Alice in Wonderland

Lynne Konstantin Arts & Life Editor

Lynne Konstantin Arts & Life Editor

DON’T BE LATE!
There’s still time to take a trip down the rabbit hole: Running through Oct. 16, Theatre and Dance at Wayne (housed at the Bonstelle Theatre, built as Temple Beth-El in 1902) presents Alice in Wonderland, starring Cammie McGillis as Alice and based on Lewis Carroll’s bizarre and whimsical adventure. $10-$20.
(313) 577-2960; bonstelle1.com.

SHOP FOR GOOD HEALTH
Veronica Beard — launched by sisters-in-law Veronica Miele Beard and Veronica Swanson Beard with their signature Dickey Jacket — is the essence of low-key, wearable luxe.

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Veronica Beard fashions

For this year’s Veronica Beard Fall, Holiday and Resort Collection Show at SHE Bloomfield, store owner Sharon Eisenshtadt partnered with the Emily Stillman Foundation to help raise awareness of and funds for meningococcal disease and organ donation. Alicia Stillman founded the organization after losing her daughter, Emily, to bacterial meningitis — preventable with vaccination — in 2013. The two-day event, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 19-20, allows guests to shop and pre-order the collection, with a portion of proceeds benefiting the Emily Stillman Foundation. (248) 594-8181; she-stores.com.

 

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Gymnastics Champions

GOLD MEDALS ON TOUR
Love watching the Olympic gymnasts perform their fantastic feats on TV? Take the family to see them up close and (almost) personal: The Kellogg’s Tour of Gymnastics Champions 2016, heading to the Palace of Auburn Hills 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20, features a lineup of all of this year’s favorites, including the Gold Medal U.S. Women’s gymnastics team and the Final Five — Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez, Madison Kocian and Aly Raisman. Also part of the tour are twins Monica Rokhman and Jennifer Rokhman, Chris Brooks, Jake Dalton and more. $29-$299. Palacenet.com.

HEART OF GLAM
Head to the Townsend Hotel in Birmingham for a luncheon and fashion show to benefit Ministrelli Women’s Heart Center at Beaumont, Royal Oak. the Heart to Heart GLAMlunch will feature designs from SHE, Estee Lauder, Tender, Tapper’s Diamonds & Fine Jewelry and more, produced by RGA Model Management fashion director Cheryl Hall Lindsay. 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 20. $75-$250. Beaumont.org/giving/foundation-events. *

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