Videos

Frost Jazz Weekly Video Diary #2

Video by University of Miami – Frost School of Music – Studio Music and Jazz “The Hang” – Frost Jazz Weekly Video Diary #2 This week saw a great performance from the Miles Davis Ensemble, featuring talented freshmen as well as … Watch on Youtube

Music

Carnegie Halls’s NY02 and Gil Shaham in concert at New World Center

Sat Jul 21, 2018

Carnegie Hall’s NYO2 makes its New World Center debut alongside Grammy Award-winning violinist Gil Shaham and NWS Fellows and alumni for an exclusive one-night-only event—the orchestra’s only public performance before its finale at Carnegie Hall. NYO2 is joined by conductor Carlos Miguel Prieto for Mexican and Russian masterpieces, including the vibrant suite from Revueltas’s Redes, Prokofiev’s rich First Violin Concerto and Shostakovich’s … +

Music

Jackie Gleason Theater: Bomba Estéreo in Concert

Sat Aug 11, 2018

Coming all the way live from Bogotá, Colombia, Bomba Estéreo’s psychedelic cumbia mix creates a space where transcendent vibes and grooves meet up in one place. According to the band’s founder Simón Mejía, that was the artistic thrust behind “Amanecer,” the band’s GRAMMY-nominated album which has received rave reviews from NPR to Rolling Stone and Pitchfork to Billboard. Bomba Estéreo is an … +

Performing Arts

Area Stage Company presents Cabaret

Fri Aug 3, 2018 - Sun Aug 19, 2018

Cliff Bradshaw, an American author working on a novel in Berlin, encounters singer Sally Bowles at the seedy Kit Kat Klub. When she is fired by the club’s owner—her jealous boyfriend—she moves in with Cliff and the two fall in love. As the Nazis begin taking control of the government, the atmosphere of the Kit Kat Klub and the lives of Cliff … +

Performing Arts

ARSHT ¡FUÁCATA! or a Latina’s Guide to Surviving the Universe

Aug 1-Aug 19, 2018

Back by popular demand, this one-woman tour-de-force performance brings more than 20 Latina women to glorious life on stage by weaving together tales of love, marriage, immigration, and identity through eclectic stories and whimsical song! A collaboration between Zoetic Stage Artistic Director Stuart Meltzer and highly celebrated, three-time Carbonell Award-winning Cuban-American actress Elena María García, ¡FUÁCATA! or a Latina’s Guide to Surviving … +

Performing Arts

Island City Stage presents Shorts Gone Wild 6

Thu Aug 2, 2018 - Sun Aug 26, 2018

6 actors, 8 playwrights, 4 directors get loose to get 8 short, provocative, funny and thoroughly entertaining plays that explore the vast array of experiences and humor that are relevant to the progressive communities. Summer fun that features brand new, never performed plays from 4 local playwrights in addition to pieces from nationally recognized playwrights. Founded in 2012, Island City Stage has … +

Visual Arts

For Here or to Go at Mindy Solomon Gallery

Sat Jul 28, 2018 - Sat Aug 25, 2018

For Here or to Go presents a selection from New World School Of The Arts Graduates 2018. Featured Artists will be Valeria Guillén, Stephanie Eti Hadad, Patricia Monclus, Charlisa Montrope, Melanie Sarria and Mateo Serna Zapata. The focus of this group exhibition is to illustrate how the liminal has impacted the substance of our individual practices. By articulating our ideas, we navigate through … +

Performing Arts

HIPPIEFEST 2018 at Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Sun Aug 5, 2018

Hippiefest returns this summer to Fort Lauderdale celebrating the music and bands of rock’s most important decade; an age that would shape the musical landscape for years to come. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Summer of ’68, a year that, according to Time Magazine “changed the world.” That is no less true for 60’s music than its politics and … +

Visual Arts

Emerson Dorsch exhibits I See The Spotlight In You

Fri Jul 27, 2018 - Sat Aug 25, 2018

I See The Spotlight In You: a group exhibition featuring work in various mediums by Miami-based artists and musicians, a blending of painting and performance. I See The Spotlight In You will include work by Kyle Barnette, Chad Barry, David Brieske, Chris Byrd, Robert Chambers, David Quinn Kudsma, Timothy Phillips, Mette Tommerup, and Janese Weingarten. Curated by Clifton Childree. “ Theoretically produced and consumed in … +

Dance

Nick Carone: Shadow Dance at Boca Raton Museum of Art

Through Sun Jul 22, 2018

Nick Carone (1917-2010) was one of the original Abstract Expressionists, a group also named the New York School that included Jackson Pollock, Willem de Kooning, Mark Rothko, Lee Krasner, and Franz Kline. From 1947-1951 Carone lived in Rome and had his first solo exhibition there in 1949. When he returned to New York City his work was regularly exhibited and like his … +

Museums

Nomadic Murals: Contemporary Tapestries and Carpets at Boca Raton Museum of Art

Through Sun Oct 21, 2018

Nomadic Murals is an exhibition of tapestries by contemporary artists such as Aziz & Cucher, Kiki Smith, Nancy Spero, William Kentridge, Fred Tomaselli, and Kehinde Wiley, among others. The works in the show are conceived and executed as tapestries and not copies of works that already exist in painting or other media. These groundbreaking artists worked with experts in the field to … +

Music

Umphrey’s McGee/ Spafford in Concert at The Fillmore

Fri Aug 17, 2018

Umphrey’s McGee’s constantly evolving sound channels a wide spectrum of influences while still preserving their distinct voice through crafty songwriting. With a massive repertoire of originals and note-perfect covers, their live shows are like flipping through the presets on your radio dial. Their A.D.D. approach to “progressive improvisation” utilizes a set of Zappa inspired hand signals allowing them to orchestrate their melodic … +

Visual Arts

Dot Fiftyone Gallery exhibits “Instants” by Consuelo Castañeda

Thu Jul 12, 2018 - Wed Sep 12, 2018

Instants is a solo exhibition featuring recents works by Consuelo Castañeda. Occupying both of the gallery’s spaces, the exhibition features new paintings, photography and a video animation work created by the artist specially for the exhibition. Consuelo Castañeda, (Havana, Cuba, 1958), is a multi-disciplinary artist, professor and art critic based in Miami and Havana. Her work includes painting, installations, photography, among others. She … +

Dance

XXIII International Ballet Festival of Miami at Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Sun Aug 12, 2018

XXIII International Ballet Festival of Miami will bring a cutting edge dance program featuring national and international companies.  5 modern and contemporary dance companies will perform with an eclectic mix of music and dance styles from Europe, Mexico, and the USA. Venue Amaturo Theater at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts Broward Center for the Performing Arts 201 SW Fifth Avenue … +

Music

Summer in the City Series: Symphonia Boca Raton’ Swings

Sat Aug 11, 2018

A sizzling evening as the Symphonia Boca Raton swings and sings tunes by such artists as: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald and many more. With Kyle Prescott on the podium joined by vocalists, this will be a one-night-only concert . Free Event Venue Mizner Amphitheater The SYMPHONIA Boca Raton 2285 Potomac Road Boca Raton FL 33431 561.376.3848 www.thesymphonia.org

Events

REDEYE BEYOND at ARTSERVE

July 14th | 6-10pm

Once the fireworks fizzle, it’s time to search and explore the summer’s next big thing, and the wait won’t be long. The explosive summer event, REDEYE, is right around the corner. Once again, REDEYE promises hours of exciting art, music, film, food and fun on July 14. A Broward tradition for over a decade, the RedEye art and music festival brings together … +

Dance

Boca Ballet Theatre presents Coppélia

Sat Aug 4, 2018 - Sun Aug 5, 2018

Coppélia: about a man who falls in love with a ‘woman’ sitting on a balcony reading. He comes to realize that it is a doll named Coppélia. Swanilda, Franz’s betrothed, catches him trying to get the attention of Coppélia and is very mad at him and Coppélia. Swanilda later sneaks into Dr. Coppélius’ house to confront Coppélia only to find out that … +

Cinema

THE RIDER by Chloé Zhao at Miami Beach Cinematheque

Through Sat Jul 28, 2018

Based on his a true story, THE RIDER stars breakout Brady Jandreau as a once rising star of the rodeo circuit warned that his competition days are over after a tragic riding accident. Back home, Brady finds himself wondering what he has to live for when he can no longer do what gives him a sense of purpose: to ride and compete. … +

Performing Arts

SIRO-A: Techno Circus comes to ARSHT

Sat Jul 28, 2018 - Sun Jul 29, 2018

SIRO-A: Techno Circus fuses mime, ground-breaking visual effects, and a techno soundtrack to create a whole new entertainment!.The group were semi-finalists and Golden Buzzer Winners on Season 10 of America’s Got Talent. SIRO-A has broken the world’s language barrier with their “non-verbal” performance art and physical theatre to communicate and dazzle audiences across generations. It is the ultimate expression of the collaboration … +

Music

WAR in Concert at ARSHT

Sat Jul 28, 2018

WAR is a world-renowned American funk band best known for the hit songs “Spill the Wine,” “Why Can’t We Be Friends?,” “Low Rider,” and many more. WAR’s lively mix of funk, rock, Latin, reggae, jazz and R&B and message of brotherhood and harmony made them one of the greatest bands of all time. Known as the original street band, WAR was brought … +

Music

Georges Bizet’ CARMEN by Miami Lyric Opera

Sat Aug 25, 2018 - Sun Aug 26, 2018

In Seville by a cigarette factory, soldiers comment on the townspeople. Among them is Micaëla, a peasant girl, who asks for a corporal named Don José. Moralès, another corporal, tells her he will return with the changing of the guard. The relief guard, headed by Lieutenant Zuniga, soon arrives, and José learns from Moralès that Micaëla has been looking for him. When … +

Performing Arts

CONSTELLATIONS by New City Players

Thu Aug 9, 2018 - Sun Aug 26, 2018

This spellbinding, romantic journey begins with a simple encounter between a man and a woman. But what happens next defies the boundaries of the world we think we know—delving into the infinite possibilities of their relationship and raising questions about the difference between choice and destiny. New City Players is a non profit ensemble theatre company in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. It focuses … +

Museums

Artist Mira Lehr: Tracing the Red Thread at MoCA

Thu Sep 6, 2018 - Sun Nov 4, 2018

In Greek Mythology, Ariadne’s Thread was a tool that helped Theseus make his way through a complex labyrinth guarded by a vicious minotaur. As Theseus entered the maze, he unraveled the red thread given to him by Ariadne, conquered the minotaur, and followed the thread back out to victory. The exhibition Tracing the Red Thread, a large-scale multi-media installation by Mira Lehr will … +

Visual Arts

Deana Haggag from United States Artists in a Locust Projects Talks

Wed Sep 12, 2018

At USA, Haggag leads the organization’s national fellowship program for innovative artists. Prior to joining the organization in February 2017, she was executive director of The Contemporary, a nomadic and non-collecting art museum in Baltimore. In addition to her leadership roles, Haggag lectures extensively and has taught at institutions such as Towson University and Johns Hopkins University. She is on the boards … +