Music

Gospel Singer Tasha Cobbs at ARSHT

Aug 28, 2016, 5 PM

In 2012, Tasha Cobbs recorded her first project titled GRACE. This laced with Break Every Chain, which landed as Billboard’s #1 song for a total of 12 weeks. GRACE landed on Billboard’s Top 10 Gospel Albums chart for a year. Many have offered their reviews claiming that this project introduced listeners to a fresh and unprecedented sound. In such a short time, … +

News

David Castillo Gallery: Summer Exhibitions

Aug 3 - Sep 3, 2016

Summer exhibitions includes Handmade Rituals, curated by Danielle Damas and presenting the works by Yasmin Khalaf; Gardner Cole Miller and Johnny Robles. Somewhere Between Here and There / Somewhere Between You and Me by artist Kelley Johnson. Also on view will be works by the gallery’ artists Kate Gilmore; Adler Guerrier; Susan Lee-Chun; Glexis Novoa; Fabian Peña and Shinique Smith. Opening Reception … +

Dance

SMDCAC Presents One Night in Cairo

Aug 6, 2016, 7 PM

One Night in Cairo is a Community workshop and Performance night featuring Mid East Performing Arts Academy. The award-winning performing artist Amara Sayid along with her professional dance troupe will present a live performance and teach a playful folkloric dance style for two. The evening will end with an Egyptian-themed dance party. Lab Theater 18 and up South Miami Dade Cultural Arts … +

News

City Theatre Company presents Shorts Gone Wild 4: Decision 2016

Aug 28, 2016

City Theatre presents Shorts Gone Wild 4: Decision 2016 at Island City Stage in Wilton Manors. Conceived and created by Directors Andy Rogow and John Manzelli, Shorts Gone Wild takes six actors, seven playwrights, five directors and a design team to feature funny and politically-themed selection of never performed ten-minute plays. The 2016 Play Line-Up Includes:Lips Like Crocus by Stuart Meltzer; Things … +

Videos

Florence Foster Jenkins

Video by Paramount Movies Based on the incredible true story Meryl Streep delivers a hilarious and touching performance as a New York socialite who dreams of becoming a great opera … Watch on Youtube

Events

Coral Spring Museum of Art celebrates its annual Masterpiece Event

Sep 17, 2016, 6 PM

The Museum will transform -on this night only- into a speakeasy style hideaway with live music and entertainment. Artist Ira Reines, protégé of the incomparable Erté, will be at the event to meet and greet guests. The Masterpiece Event will formally welcome the “From Erté to Reines“ A reflection of artistic lineage from master to protégé” exhibit to the Museum. Coral Springs … +

News

ICA Miami: several events with Artist Susan Te Kahurangi King

Through Oct 30, 2016

Susan Te Kahurangi King (b. 1951, Te Aroha, New Zealand) is an artist living in Auckland, New Zealand, whose work has begun to receive worldwide attention for its innovative and expressive approach to drawing. At the age of four King stopped speaking and has since been diagnosed as severely autistic. She ceased speaking and began to draw prolifically. She continued to draw … +

Museums

PAMM Project Gallery hosts Carlos Motta

Through Jan 15, 2017

Carlos Motta’s Histories for the Future provides narratives that shed light on the dynamics of contemporary forms of social oppression. At times working as an activist and educator, Motta engages forms of social education in his works. Motta’s works reconsider the conquest of the New World offering a new cartography that takes into account alternative histories. Carlos Motta (b. 1978, Colombia)is graduated … +

Cinema

Spanish film Isla Bonita at Coral Gables Art Cinema

Jul 22 - 28, 2016

The Coral Gables Art Cinema presents the U.S. theatrical engagement of Isla Bonita, the freshest comedy of the year. Director Fernando Colomo, who ushered in a new era of post-Franco Spanish comedies with Tigres de Papel turns Isla Bonita into an intimate summer interlude in the Mediterranean as his characters wrestle with the vagaries of love and life. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxDprF8Nw4E Coral Gables Cinema … +

Literature

Presentation of Book THEATER by Guillermo Arango at Centro Cultural Español

Jul 28, 2016, 7 PM

CCEMiami and Ediciones Baquiana present Theater (All the roads,Summer cloud,The best solution) by Cuban author Guillermo Arango. A form of theater based in the observation of the behavior of the human beings when they are not conscious of their own behavior. This is expressed in irrational and spontaneous dialogues. Guillermo Arango (Cuba b.1939 )He is a poet, narrator, essayist and playwright. He … +

Music

Classic Albums Live: Led Zeppelin II at SMDCAC

Aug 6, 2016, 8 PM

Classic Albums Live will perform Led Zeppelin II Concert. It will include drum solos, guitar solos and more, featuring songs like “Whole Lotta Love,” “Heartbreaker” and “Ramble On.” The concert presents the very best of Led Zeppelin. Classic Albums Live go to great lengths to faithfully recreate every sound on the original album. They have performed with orchestras, sitarists, choirs and schools. … +

Literature

MOCA call/performance Storypalooza!: “When Identities Collide”

Jul 23, 2016, 6 PM

MOCA call for participants able to share true personal stories about a time when the intersection of your social identities challenged and changed you. Who we are is an intersection of identities: Age. Gender. Race. Class. Culture. Sexual orientation. Religion. Politics. Ethnicity. Language. Physical ability. Physical challenge. Sometimes, identity is what holds us together; other times it pulls us apart. Twelve readers … +

News

White Porch Gallery exhibits Torn by Derek Gores

Through Aug 31, 2016

Torn is composed of a a series of new mixed of media collage works and styles, textures, and motivations by artist Derek Gores. Derek Gores usually recycles magazines, labels, data, and assorted found analog and digital materials to create the works on canvas. His work displays an interest in the beauty of the figure, the angular and abstract design aesthetics of fashion, … +

News

Area Stage Company presents Our Town

Jul 22 - 24, 2016

Area Stage Company presents Our Town by Thornton Wilder, featuring actors below the age of 18 in a production of Stage II. Our Town is considered a staple of American theater. This Pulitzer Prize-winning- is a drama in three acts -produced and published in 1938- that became a classic portrayal of small-town American life. Through flashbacks, dialogue, and direct monologues the characters … +

Music

Band KIDS in Concert at Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Jul 26, 2016, 8 PM

Fort Lauderdale local indie folk/rock band Kids will present their first full-length album, Rich Coast. Kids is an eclectic four piece American Indie Rock band formed in 2012 by Guitarist Josiah Sampson, Bassist/Vocalist Joshua Diaz, Drummer Matthew Barrios and Guitarist Christian Gonzalez. Venue Abdo New River Room at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qXyrT-tNKz0 Broward Center for the Performing Arts … +