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PAMM UNDER CONSTRUCTION: Photographs by Daniel Azoulay

Nov 6 - Jan 9, 2015

THE EXHIBIT "PAMM, UNDER CONSTRUCTION" features photographs by Daniel Azoulay of the recently completed Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), when it was under construction. The museum was designed by the architecture firm, Herzog & de Meuron from Switzerland with the intention to convey a fluent connection between the subtropical site and its architecture. The photographs by Daniel will tell the story of … +

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NWSA Repertory Dance Ensemble Launches the Dance Season With a Vibrant, Wide-Ranging Program

Oct 29 at 8:00 p.m.

Now in its third season, New World School of the Arts’ NWSA Repertory Dance Ensemble continues to be the opening concert for the NWSA dance season. Gracing The City of Aventura, the concert features a dynamic program with performes in the ballet, modern and hip-hop styles. This year’s performance will feature NWSA’s talented High School and College dancers performing a varied evening … +

Events

Reanimating University of Miami Libraries' Spectral Collections

Oct 29, 2014. 7:00 p.m.

Witness as UM’s Special Collections is transformed into a spectral wonderland as a group of ghosts, goblins, ghouls, and spirit creatures perform readings taken straight from the strange stories hidden within the mysterious and otherworldly texts of the Jackie Gleason Collection. Our journey of the unknown will channel various accounts of the supernatural, the paranormal, the unidentified, and all things shudder-inducing, as … +

Music

Free Concert: Steel Pan Music From Trinidad

Oct 25th, 2:00 pm

Experience a quintessential Caribbean percussion tradition! Join the 21st Century Steel Band for a steel pan (steel drum) concert. Learn about the history and cultural importance of this Trinidadian musical style. Originally from Trinidad and Tobago, steel bands feature percussion instruments called “pans,” which are expertly crafted from oil drums. The 21st Century Steel Band is one of South Florida’s finest examples … +

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On Location: Dimensions Variable

Through Nov 2nd, 2014

ArtCenter will host a conversation with Adler Guerrier, Leyden Rodriguez-Casanova, Cristina Lei Rodriguez and Allison Matherly. Moderated by ArtCenter’s artistic director, Susan Caraballo. The center continues with its series, On Location with Dimensions Variable (DV), an artist-run space based in downtown Miami and currently celebrating its five year anniversary. DV has organized an exhibition with Nellie Appleby, Allison Matherly and Cristina Lei … +

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Tigertail's 35th Anniversary Season: "Click on Culture"

Oct 2014 - Jun 2015

http://vimeo.com/107191281 In its 35 years, Tigertail has commissioned and presented more than 500 artists in dance, music, theater, film and video, as well as the visual and literary arts. The 35th season will begin with two jazz concerts. It will climax in the month April with the second FLA-FRA Florida/France festival. Tigertail’s teen spoken word team, WordSpeak, will close the season. CLICK … +

Music

Allan Harris Band – Cabaret series: An evening with Jorge Moreno

Nov 15, 2014

Perhaps best known for his interpretations of jazz standards, Allan’s smooth vocals and guitar-styling easily cross genres, from jazz to rock to blues. He is unquestionably one of the most versatile talents in contemporary jazz and blues music. “Harris is a velvet-voiced jazz singer, with a savvy manner and music in his veins.” (Variety) Very few vocalists in the industry have his … +

Events

Festival Miami 2014

Oct 10 – Nov 8, 2014

Florida’s premier live music festival presented by University of Miami Frost School of Music and presenting sponsor UHealth at Coral Gables opens its 31st season October 10 with the FROST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA led by THOMAS SLEEPER conducting works by American composers, and spotlights internationally acclaimed saxophonist DALE UNDERWOOD and virtuoso violinist MICHAEL LUDWIG. and closes November 8 with beloved blues artist KEB’ … +

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Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra. Discover A Breakthrough In Classical Music

Oct 25, 7:30 p.m.

Shen Yun’s ability to integrate Chinese instruments in a Western orchestra on such a grand scale is unprecedented. It is an achievement that requires command of both musical traditions, as well as unparalleled collaboration among composers, conductors, and musicians. With original compositions crafted exclusively for this one-of-a-kind orchestra, Shen Yun delivers a breakthrough in classical music. Discover A Breakthrough In Classical Music … +

Museums

Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale presents The Indestructible Lee Miller

Oct 4, 2015 - Jan 3, 2016

This exhibition explores the life and work of the pre-eminent American photographer, Lee Miller, from several perspectives: as the favored fashion model in the 1920s for photographers such as Edward Steichen and Arnold Genthe; as the assistant, collaborator, and muse of surrealist photographer Man Ray in the 1930s; as a heralded art and fashion photographer, and as a combat photographer during World … +

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Miami Contemporary Dance Company presents a double bill on the nature of holy war and unholy lies.

Oct 23 and 24, 2014

In the face of evil and deceit, we choose to fight back through the power of dance. Join Miami Contemporary Dance Company for a double bill of Not in my Name and Rooms of Suspicion, two compelling dances that were performed to sold-out houses in Turin, Italy in 2013. Not in my Name is the creation of MCDC Artistic Director Ray Sullivan, … +

Events

Festival Miami Reveals 'Music of the Americas' Concerts

Oct 10 - Nov 8, 2014

The festival’s Music of the Americas series heats up with steel pan virtuoso LEON FOSTER THOMAS, as he brings his unique Caribbean, jazz and Latin musical fusion to the festival stage. Originally from Trinidad and now based in Florida, Thomas blends the music of his Caribbean roots with the music of North and South America in a lively meld all his own. … +

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Words Inspire Change at Book Festival

Oct 20 - Dec 10, 2014

The 34th annual Alper JCC Berrin Family Jewish Book Festival brings over a dozen acclaimed authors to our community to share the power of words that initiate conversations, inspire change or entertain us with their stories. The festival begins Monday, October 20th when award-winning journalist and legal analyst Lisa Bloom presents her compelling book, Suspicion Nation. Bloom exposes mistakes made in the … +

Music

An Evening of Latin American Classics with Martha Marchena

Friday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m.

A recital celebrating the rich and diverse Hispanic cultural heritage in Miami through the music of great Latin American masters and award-winning, internationally acclaimed pianist Martha Marchena’s interpretative passion For decades, pianist Martha Marchena has inspired audiences around the world with her captivating performances. Critics have praised the intensity of her interpretations, as well as the emotional impact she brings to the … +