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Flowerbox Projects: Brandon Opalka¹ On the Wrong Side of History

Through Dec 10, 2016

Brandon Opalka’ new solo exhibition is a series of contemporary landscape paintings inspired by the Northern California coast. This exhibition depicts a natural world facing dark days, in the year of our National Park System’s Centennial. Opalka moves from one medium to another with the same fervor, whether posed by a brush or a spray can, applied with an air compressor or … +

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Miami Street Photography Festival 2016 at HistoryMiami Museum

Dec 1 - 4, 2016

HistoryMiami Museum will host one of the most popular art events in recent years: the Miami Street Photography Festival. The festival will feature world-class photographers, exhibitions, lectures, workshops, photo walks, and portfolio reviews. Legendary photographers Richard Kalvar, Alex Webb, Rebbeca Norris-Webb, Maggie Steber, Jill Freedman, and Matt Stuart will be this year’s featured guests. Now in its fifth year, the Miami Street … +

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PAMM presents SHORTS! Mobile teen film festival

Dec 1, 2016, 4:30 PM

Pérez Art Museum Miami’s Teen Arts Council (PTAC) presents SHORTS! a mobile teen film festival. Created and curated by teens, the films will be on view for one day only in Midtown during Miami Art Week. PTAC put out a national call for filmmakers between the ages of 13 – 19 years old to discover what inspires and drives teens across the … +

Dance

Elephant and Piggie's We Are In A Play! at SMDCAC

Dec 10, 2016, 11 AM

Elephant Gerald is an elephant: lumbering, formally attired, prone to melancholy. Piggie is (what else!) a piggie: perky, smiley, full of fun. Total opposites? No way! In Mo Willems’s beloved, award-winning, bestselling children’s books, Elephant Gerald and Piggie are best friends! And in We Are in a Play!, a brand-new vaudevillian romp of a musical, Elephant Gerald and Piggie sing and dance … +

Music

A Seraphic Fire Christmas: On Winter’s Night

Dec 6 - 18, 2016

Three world premiere carol settings by Susan LaBarr and James K. Bass as associate conductor. Currently in their 15th Season Seraphic Fire sing timeless carols in the absorbing experience of Seraphic Fire’s traditional candlelight Christmas concerts. Performing throughout South Florida and on national tours, Seraphic Fire is regarded as one of the preeminent professional vocal ensembles in the United States. Led by … +

Videos

Frost Concert Jazz Band – “Kemet”

Video by University of Miami – Frost School of Music – Studio Music and Jazz Kemet, composed and arranged by Javier Nero Directed by John Daversa Recorded and filmed live at The Blue Whale, Los Angeles, CA, September 19, 2016 … Watch on Youtube

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SMDCAC and Miami Youth Ballet Present The Nutcracker

Dec 2-3, 2016, 8 PM

A little girl’s dreamlike journey to the magical Land of the Sweets with the Sugarplum Fairy. The cast features star professional dancers and students from Miami Youth Ballet. Guest artists include former Miami City Ballet dancers Jennifer Kronenberg and Carlos Guerra. Main Stage https://vimeo.com/71162120 South Miami Dade Cultural Arts Center 10950 SW 211 Street Miami FL 33189 786.573.5316 www.smdcac.org

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Acclaimed Bridget Everett-Pound it at Colony Theatre

Dec 8, 2016, 8 PM

Bridget Everett has been called “the most exciting performer in New York City” on the cover of the Village Voice, and “raw and riotous” by The New York Times. Her film, theater and television credits include “Inside Amy Schumer,” “Two Broke Girls,” Sex And The City, “Trainwreck”, “Girls” and the off-Broadway smash “Rock Bottom”. Everett has headlined the U.S. extensively and has … +

Dance

Swan Lake by The State Ballet Theatre of Russia at SMDCAC

Dec 28, 2016, 7:30 PM

Founded by legendary dancer and former Prima Ballerina of The Bolshoi Theater Ballet, Maya Plissetskaya, The State Ballet Theater of Russia, now under the direction of award-winning dancer and Moiseyev dance company soloist Nikolay Anokhin, presents one of the greatest classical ballets of all time. This full-scale production, set to the music of Tchaikovsky and based on Russian folklore and German legend, … +

Music

Master Chorale of South Florida: Bach's Mass in B Minor

Nov 18-20, 2016

Bach’s monumental achievement, “a cathedral of sound”, is widely considered one of the greatest choral works ever written. Heroic, sublime, pastoral and infectiously joyous, Bach’s B minor mass takes listeners on a journey they will never forget. Hailed as “a cathedral of sound,” this masterpiece is widely considered one of the best choral works ever written. Don’t miss the Master Chorale’s moving … +

Music

The world’s most popular opera!

Nov 12 - Dec 3, 2016

Carmen is a must-see for both opera aficionados and new opera-lovers. This traditional production features two exciting mezzo-sopranos in the lead role—the Spanish María José Montiel and the American Tara Venditti—who are becoming well known worldwide for their interpretations of the famous gypsy. If you’ve never seen Carmen, you won’t believe how much of the music you know from movies, television, shows, … +

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Jazz at MOCA: Melton Mustafa Ensemble

Nov 25, 2016, 8 PM

Trumpet player, arranger, composer, producer, and educator, Melton has performed with some of the top names in jazz including the Count Basie Orchestra, the Duke Ellington Orchestra, the Woody Herman Orchestra, Bobby Watson, Jaco Pastorius, George Cables, John Hicks, Charlie Mingus Dynasty, and Gunther Schuller, among many others. Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami 770 NE 125th Street (Joan Lehman Building) North … +

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Waltman Ortega Fine Art: Jorge Enrique’ Borders

Nov 12 - Dec 27, 2016

Enrique’s work blurs the distinction between image and object, and between painting and sculpture. The polished complexity of Enrique’s paintings and the linear, snaking nature of his sculptures set up a tension between object and void. Their repetition when installed in groups owes much to the influence of minimalist work from a half century ago. Jorge Enrique (Havana,Cuba. 1960) He began his … +

Music

What The World Needs Now: Burt Bacharach at Waterfront Playhouse

Nov 18 - 19, 2016

The 77th season of Waterfront Playhouse will start with the timeless music of Burt Bacharach in concert. The six-time Grammy Award winner and winner of three Academy Awards is a master of hit songs. Directed by Danny Weathers with the musical direction of Jim Rice. A line-up of Key West’s best vocal talent will present another concert starring Jodyrae Campbell, Mary Falconer, … +