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Miami Children’ Theatre presents The Wiz

Nov 11 - 27, 2016

Featuring some of the most talented young performers in South Florida Miami Children’s Theatre is “re-telling” the Wizard of Oz. This production has all the fun and spunk of the recent NBC live theater production of The Wiz directed by Damaris Lopez Canales. Miami Children Theater 11155 SW 112 Avenue. Alper JCC. Suite 501 Miami, FL 33176 305.233.2206 www.miamichildrenstheater.com

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Fredric Snitzer Gallery: Alexandre Arrechea’ Tied Stone

Through Nov 26, 2016

Tied Stone on view Fredric Snitzer Gallery displays Alexandre Arrechea’s latest productions. The exhibition includes new explorations of the artist in his quest for common grounds between art, design and architecture. Alexandre Arrechea (b. Cuba, 1970) graduated from the Instituto Superior de Arte (ISA) in Havana in 1994, he was a founding member of the collective Los Carpinteros (1994-2003). Among his solo … +

Music

Cleveland Orchestra Miami: Gil Shaham Plays Barber

Nov 11 - 12, 2016

Adrienne Arsht Center Knight Concert Hall The Cleveland Orchestra Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor Gil Shaham, violin BERLIOZ Roman Carnival Overture BARBER Violin Concerto SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5 “One of today’s finest violinists” – The New York Times Superstar Gil Shaham tackles Barber’s gorgeous Violin Concerto, once thought impossible to play due to its fiendishly challenging finale. The program concludes with one of Shostakovich’s … +

Music

SMDCAC presents The Hot Sardines: A Sardine Christmas

Dec 10, 2016, 8 PM

The Hot Sardines return with their yuletide classics and a twist on New York, Paris, and New Orleans jazz. This troupe is led by chanteuse and washboard player Miss Elizabeth and joined by her Prohibition era band that includes tapper “Fast Eddy” Francisco. Experience beloved chestnuts like “White Christmas” and “Please Come Home for Christmas,” Edith Piaf’s “Le Noël de La Rue” … +

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Dave Koz Christmas Tour 2016 at ARSHT

Nov 26, 2016, 8 PM

Nine-time GRAMMY nominee and saxophonist Dave Koz and a trio of special guests Jonathan Butler, Kenny Lattimore and Ashford & Simpson’s Valerie Simpson will have a concert night for Christmas in the 19th anniversary edition of Koz’s holiday tour. Koz has charted nine No. 1 albums on Billboard’s Current Contemporary Jazz Album chart, including 2015’s Collaborations: 25th Anniversary Collection (Concord Records), and … +

Museums

PAMM exhibits Julio Le Parc: Form into Action

Nov 18, 2016 - Mar 19, 2017

Julio Le Parc (b. 1928, Mendoza, Argentina) is a central and influential figure in participatory kinetic art, who has been largely overlooked in the United States, until now. Form into Action is the first solo museum exhibition and only comprehensive survey of the artist’s work in North America. Including more than 100 works, it delves into the artist’s groundbreaking innovations in the … +

Art Fairs

PINTA Miami and TECHO collaborate in philanthropic initiative

Nov 30 - Dec 4, 2016

Pinta Miami announces their collaboration with the world renowned organization TECHO as a part of their new philosophy “Crossing Cultures”. Through this collaboration with PINTA Miami, attendees will have the opportunity to donate to TECHO instead of paying an entrance fee to the fair. TECHO is a Latin American organization with an objective to better the poor economic situations of millions living … +

Events

Miami Book Fair 2016

Nov 13 - 20, 2016

The first Miami Book Fair (1984) was founded by Miami Dade College and community partners, since then, it has been recognized as the nation’s finest literary festival. Each November hundreds of authors and readers converge on Downtown Miami for the nation’s premier literary festival. The Fair will open with the popular Evenings With… series, featuring nights of readings and discussions with noted … +

Music

Zoe Fromer' Jazz voice at Frost School of Music

Nov 12, 2016, 3 PM

Award-winning jazz vocalist, Zoë began her musical career at an early age, growing through dedication and practice. Currently attending the University of Miami Frost School of Music on a full scholarship, Zoë continues to perform around Florida while finding time to teach voice and piano. Zoë has played in Austin, Miami, Tampa, Orlando, and Boca Raton, where she opened for Natalie Cole. … +

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MOCA: Performance Sacred Fire/ Closing Black Gold exhibition

Nov 13, 2016, 2 PM

MOCA North Miami holds the events An Evening with Rolando Peña: Creativity, Resistance and the Latin American Vanguard and Performance of “Fuego Sagrado/Sacred Fire” (Rolando Peña; Press Cartoonist Rayma Suprani; Emmy Award winner Jorge Heilpern) These will be host by Curator Jorge Luis Gutiérrez. This will be the closing day for Black Gold exhibition by Peña, considered an homage to the citizens … +

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The Adrienne Arsht Center presents Kansas City Choir Boy

Nov 30 - Dec 11, 2016

Kansas City Choir Boy is a theatricalized concept album about love altered by unexpected fate. The show tells the story of two lovers in small town America who separate when one goes in search of destiny and then disappears. Borrowing themes from ancient myth, the show features songs by acclaimed composer/lyricist Todd Almond performed by rock icon Courtney Love and Almond. They … +

Music

Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions at ARSHT

Dec 3, 2016, 8 PM

Brought to life by a full orchestra, Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions is the video game concert of the year, giving fans and newcomers of all ages the chance to experience the evolution of the Pokémon franchise like it has not been presented before. It features the music from Pokémon Red and Pokémon Blue; Pokémon Yellow; Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver; Pokémon Crystal; Pokémon … +

Events

Event MISO-CHIC II at ARSHT

Nov 20, 2016, 6 PM

Following the spectacular success of the first MISO-CHIC dedicated to fashion, this season MISO-CHIC will be presenting a visual arts extravaganza. Painting, sculpture, and urban street art with live performances on stage. Music and Color will be combined as paint for the soul. The program will include from Marturet-Mikesell: Pictures of an Exhibition (World Premiere); from LeFrak: Variations on work by Sandra … +

Music

South Florida Jazz presents Benny Green Trio

Dec 3, 2016, 8 PM

Jazz South Florida celebrates 25 years of jazz with Benny Green Trio in Concert. Benny Green (piano), David Wong (acoustic bass) and Rodney Green (drums). Green’s most recent recordings, Live in Santa Cruz (2015) and Magic Beans (2012) (Sunnyside) are examples of his brilliance. Since emerging under the four-year tutelage of Betty Carter, then Art Blakey, Freddie Hubbard and Ray Brown in … +

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Avenue Q at Broward Center for The Performing Arts

Nov 10 - 20, 2016

Slow Burn Theatre Company presents Avenue Q directed by Patrick Fitzwater. Winner of the Tony Award “Triple Crown” for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Avenue Q is part flesh, part felt and packed with heart. This laugh-out-loud musical tells the timeless story of a recent college grad named Princeton who moves into a shabby New York apartment all the way … +

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Steve Vai’ 25th Anniversary Tour at Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Nov 26, 2016, 8 PM

Steve Vai is a virtuoso guitarist, visionary composer, and consummate producer who sculpts musical sound with technical mastery. At age 12, he started taking guitar lessons from Joe Satriani. At 18, he began his professional musical career transcribing for, and then playing with, the legendary Frank Zappa. After more than three decades, 15 million album sales and three GrammyAwards later, Vai continues … +