Music

Nestor Torres: Jazz Flute Traditions at Aventura Arts and Cultural Center

Fri 9 Feb, 2018

On this historic night, Latin Grammy winning flautist Nestor Torres kicks off his tour with music from his 2 brand new record releases. Nestor Torres’ rhythmic and mellifluous flute sound remains in a class all by itself. He has collaborated with diverse artists such as Gloria Estefan, Kenny Loggins, Dave Matthews, Herbie Hancock, Tit Puente, Michael  amilo as well as performance with … +

Performing Arts

Disaster! at Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Thu 8 Feb, 2018 - Sun 18 Feb, 2018

Disaster! is a new musical comedy straight from Broadway! It’s 1979 and New York’s hottest A-listers are lining up for the opening of a floating casino and discotheque. Featuring some of the most unforgettable songs of the ’70s including, “Knock on Wood,” “Hooked on a Feeling,” “Sky High,” “I Am Woman” and “Hot Stuff,” what begins as a night of boogie fever … +

Music

An Evening with Liz Callaway: Broadway & Beyond

Wed 7 Feb, 2018. 7:30pm

Broadway is coming to Miami in the voice of renowned Broadway Star Liz Callaway, will perform in concert live with the South Florida Symphony Orchestra one night only in Miami at the Arsht Center Feb 7 at 7:30 PM. Liz has been the central character in the Broadway hit CATS, and is the voice of ANASTASIA and Princess JASMINE at Aladyn’s animated … +

Music

The Birdland All-Stars ft Tommy Igoe at Amaturo Theater

Sat 10 Feb, 2018

Featuring the finest musicians in New York, The Birdland All-Stars have been thrilling audiences at “The Jazz Corner of the World” for the last 10 years.  This dynamic new ensemble, straight from the jazz mecca of Manhattan, provides an unforgettable musical event that goes far beyond the traditional, setting the standard for the 21st-century jazz orchestra. Returning to the road for the … +

News

OSCAR Shorts 2018 Live Action at Miami Beach Cinémathèque

Sat 10 Feb, 2018 - Thu 1 Mar, 2018

The Nominees are: DeKalb Elementary –Reed Van Dyk, USA, 20 mins The Silent Child –Chris Overton and Rachel Shenton, UK, 20 mins My Nephew Emmett –Kevin Wilson, Jr., USA, 20 mins The Eleven O’Clock –Derin Seale, Josh Lawson, Australia, 13 mins Watu Wote/All of Us –Katja Benrath, Tobias Rosen, Germany, 22 Miami Beach Cinematheque 1130 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139 305 … +

Cinema

BOMBSHELL: The Hedy Lamarr Story at Miami Beach Cinémathèque

Fri 2 Feb, 2018 - Thu 8 Feb, 2018

What do the most ravishingly beautiful actress of the 1930s and 40s and the inventor whose concepts were the basis of cell phone and bluetooth technology have in common? They are both Hedy Lamarr, the glamour icon whose ravishing visage was the inspiration for Snow White and Cat Woman and a technological trailblazer who perfected a radio system to throw Nazi torpedoes … +

Cinema

Phantom Thread Now Playing! at Coral Gables Art Cinema

Through Thu 1 Feb, 2018

Set in the glamour of 1950s post-War London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis) and his sister Cyril (Lesley Manville) are at the center of British fashion, dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, socialites, debutants and dames with the distinct style of The House of Woodcock. Women come and go through Woodcock’s life, providing the confirmed bachelor with inspiration and companionship, until he … +

Cinema

OSCAR Short Films Animation 2018 at Miami Beach Cinémathèque

Fri 9 Feb, 2018 - Sat 3 Mar, 2018

The Nominees are: Dear Basketball – Glen Keane and Kobe Bryant, USA, 5 mins Negative Space – Max Porter and Ru Kuwahata, France, 5 mins Lou – Dave Mullins and Dana Murray, USA, 7 mins Revolting Rhymes – Jakob Schuh and Jan Lachauer, UK, 29 mins Garden Party – Victor Caire and Gabriel Grapperon, France 7 mins Lost Property Office (additional) –Daniel … +

Cinema

A Fantastic Woman at Coral Gables Art Cinema

Fri 9 Feb, 2018

The otherwise conventional Orlando has left his wife and kids for Marina (Daniela Vega), a passionate transsexual and much younger waitress-singer. After his sudden, unexpected death, Marina faces the suspicions of the police, the angry incomprehension of Orlando’s family and the discovery she’ll be denied the usual privileges of a grieving loved-one and life partner. On one level, writer-director Sebastián Lelio (Gloria) … +

Art Fairs

Antiques + Art + Design Show 2018

Fri 2 Feb, 2018 - Sun 4 Feb, 2018

The Miami Antiques + Art + Design Show will feature over 200 premier exhibitors from the U.S., Canada, Europe and South America, offering fine antiques and decorative arts representing all design movements of the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries and introducing vintage 20th century modern. Miami Airport Convention Center (MACC) Friday 11AM-7PM Saturday 11PM-7PM Sunday 11PM-5PM Dolphin Promotions 708-366-2710 / 954-202-1955 www.miamiantiquesartdesign.com … +

Dance

Travis Wall’s SHAPING SOUND at ARSHT

Tue 13 Feb, 2018

Through his Emmy Award winning work on “So You Think You Can Dance”, Travis Wall has established himself as one of America’s favorite choreographers. His artistic direction of SHAPING SOUND has already produced one spell-binding show in Dance Reimagined, which has captivated audiences all across North America. Now, Travis and SHAPING SOUND are back with their brand new show, After the Curtain. … +

Music

Parker Playhouse: Paramount’s Laser featuring Pink Floyd Music

Sat 10 Feb, 2018

Surrounded by walls of concert-quality sound, listeners are swept away on a mind-expanding journey driven by cutting-edge lasers, high-definition, large-screen video projection and stunning lighting effects, all choreographed to the music of Pink Floyd. This year’s show celebrates Pink Floyd’s massive chart-topper Dark Side of the Moon, an album that sold more than 40 million copies and spawned hits like “Money” and … +

Dance

BalletBoyz at Amaturo Theater

Thu 8 Feb, 2018 - Fri 9 Feb, 2018

One of the most original and innovative forces in modern dance, this all-male company features 10 exceptional young dancers in an exhilarating evening of two explosive works, Serpent and Fallen. “[Liam] Scarlett’s Serpent is a revelation,” (Metro) a series of kinetic duets that progress into a never-ending stream of beautiful movement. In contrast, Russell Maliphant’s award-winning Fallen is a “viscerally thrilling” (The … +

Music

American Rhapsody: The Gershwin Songbook at Parker Playhouse

Thu 8 Feb, 2018

Nearly a century after the songs were composed, Gershwin’s music remains as fresh and irresistible as it did during the Jazz Age. His poetic melodies and eclectic oeuvre of everything including Broadway, Hollywood, opera and classic American standards have left a legacy audiences love to hear again and again. The Gershwin Big Band led by Michael Andrew, whom the New York Post … +

Music

Latin Rock Band Suénalo at Arts Garage

Sat 10 Feb, 2018

Miami’s Suenalo has been crowned by the Miami New Times in the Best of Miami Awards: Best Latin Rock Band in 2005 and Best Latin Band in 2011. In 2014, New Times Readers’ Choice Awards named them Best Band and one of Miami’s Best Latin Rock Bands of All Times. Suenalo mixes Afro sounds and funk with a dose hip-hop, reggae, rock, … +

Performing Arts

Shh! We Have a Plan at The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts

Sat 10 Feb, 2018

Shh! We Have a Plan is the enchanting new theatre production by the multi award winning Theatre Company Cahoots NI. A non-verbal tale featuring magic, music, and puppetry based on the Chris Haughton book of the same name. Created and Directed by Paul Bosco Mc Eneaney. Music by Garth McConaghie. Prepare to be enchanted and amazed by this unique and engaging production … +

Music

Take Me To The River: Memphis Soul and R&B at Parker Playhouse

Sat 3 Feb, 2018

This live performance experience is based on the award-winning film and record that brought together multiple generations of iconic Memphis and Mississippi Delta musicians. It features Grammy Award-winners and legends William Bell and Bobby Rush, and Memphis music legend Don Bryant sharing the stage and performing classics and new TMTTR collaborations. Memphis musicians William Bell, Bobby Rush, and Don Bryant are three of this country’s great … +

Events

The Black Owned Media Alliance Symposium at ARSHT

Tue 6 Feb, 2018

The Black Owned Media Alliance (BOMA) presents “Get to Know Black Media: A Symposium”, which will include four compelling panel discussions on topics ranging from advertising to digital media. Debra Toomer, Co-Chairwoman of the symposium, explains “This year’s symposium offers more than we’ve tackled in the past. We have opened up the floor for discussion beyond advertising”. 8:00 a.m.: Registration 8:50 a.m.: … +

Music

ARSHT presents “Beethoven’s Fifth” by The Cleveland Orchestra

Fri 2 Feb, 2018 - Sat 3 Feb, 2018

“Fate knocking at the door.” Beethoven’s Fifth symphony opens with perhaps the four most famous notes in all of music. Revolutionary in its time, it is now perhaps the most well-known piece of music in history. Plus, Beethoven’s almost uncharacteristically joyful Eighth Symphony is an often-overlooked masterpiece containing just as much brilliance than his more well-known symphonies. The Cleveland Orchestra in Miami was launched … +

Dance

Carolyn Dorfman Dance—Dance That Connects at Aventura Arts and Cultural Center

Thu 8 Feb, 2018

Celebrate Carolyn Dorfman Dance and 35 years of bold, powerful, thrilling performance and dance-making! The company’s dancers immerse body and soul into the high-energy and technically demanding dance for which it is known and acclaimed… Work that moves you to think, feel, laugh and connect. Join in the beauty and sonic fun of Dorfman’s acclaimed, WAVES, the visually striking exploration of the … +

Music

The Cleveland Orchestra: Mahler Symphony 9 at ARSHT

Fri 26 Jan, 2018 - Sat 27 Jan, 2018

Franz Welser-Möst as conductor Program:
MAHLER Symphony No. 9 Alban Berg wrote: “[It] is the most heavenly thing Mahler has written… an expression of an exceptional fondness for this earth, the longing to live in peace on it, to enjoy nature to its depths – before death comes… In the midst of the utmost intensity of almost painful joy in life.” Mahler’s stunning … +

Performing Arts

Parker Playhouse: Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad

Tue 6 Feb, 2018

This stirring musical drama is a classic tribute to the great American icon who freed herself and hundreds of her people from the bonds of slavery. As Harriet and her friend Sarah Bradford narrate the story of Harriet’s adventurous life, students share in the joys, sorrows and challenges faced by these brave women who changed the world with courage. Students will find … +

Music

Free Gospel Sundays: Melvin Williams and Miami Mass Choir at ARSHT

Sun 11 Feb, 2018

Melvin Williams continues to enrich his solid foundation as one of Gospel Music’s most notable voices across the world at churches, performing arts theatres, the White House, music conservatories, civic centers, festivals, on radio, television and most recently at the GRAMMY Museum Los Angeles. Melvin Williams is everywhere bringing traditional Gospel music! Williams’ distinctive, soulful vocal tone and high-energy, emotion-filled delivery touches … +