Performing Arts

The Lost Virginity Tour at Empire Stage

Oct 31-Nov 24, 2019

Take a funny, profound, and provocative road trip with four women who share their stories of love, sex, and their ‘first time’ – with often hilarious but sometimes harrowing detail. The Lost Virginity Tour is a funny, profound, and provocative play about four women in their golden years – not talking about their grandkids or their knitting circles, but talking about sex … +

Events

Art Battle at C&I Studios

Oct 17, 2019

Art Battle® is the tournament of live painting in Fort Lauderdale & around the world. All are welcome to apply. Our audiences choose the winners. Art Battle® was born in New York City in 2001. Today Art Battle International produces the global tournament with more than 200 events each year in the US and Canada, and in more than 60 global cities … +

Events

Artful Playdate at Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum

Sat Nov 9, 2019

Artful Playdates support learning through experience for young children. Families explore multiple hands-on ways to create art that enhances language skills, creativity, collaboration and communication. This event is free and open to the public. These sessions are intended for pre-K children.

Events

Rapcaviar Live at The Fillmore

Thu Oct 24, 2019

Spotify’s RapCaviar Live is returning to the stage, in Miami. The show will include Megan Thee Stallion, Trina, Kash Doll, Saweetie, Melii, and more. Following the launch of RapCaviar Live in 2017, Spotify continues to showcase some of today’s hottest rappers to their biggest fans around the country. Produced in partnership with Live Nation Urban, RapCaviar Live is inspired by Spotify’s highly influential … +

Music

Jazz Season Kick-Off Reception at ArtServe

Nov 21, 2019

Join members and friends of the Gold Coast Jazz Society for a filled season opening reception.  Jazz provided by student jazz ensembles of the University of Miami Frost School of Music.  Light bites and beverages included.

Music

Pietro de Maria plays at Miami International Piano Festival

Nov 15-17, 2019

De Maria commands a formidable technique with immaculate finish, and profound musicianship, which he places at the service of the music., this pianist breathes new life into music.”  Stephen Greenbank After receiving the Critics’ Prize at the Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow (1990), Pietro De Maria won First Prize in other prestigious international piano competitions, such as the Dino Ciani – Teatro La … +

Music

The American Music Ensemble at Gusman Concert Hall

Wed Nov 6, 2019

Here’s a chance to hear the American Music Ensemble, one of Frost’s premier groups, comprised of the top performing songwriters in the Bruce Hornsby Creative American Music Program. The ensemble received the 2015 DownBeat Magazine Award for outstanding performance by a collegiate blues/pop/rock ensemble. The American Music Ensemble is comprised of the top performing songwriters in the Bruce Hornsby Creative American Music Program at the … +

Events

Miami City Ballet School: Ballet for Families at SMDCAC

Sat Nov 2, 2019

Performed by the students of the Pre Professional Division, Ballet for Families features excerpts from some of Miami City Ballet’s amazing ballets and music from some of the world’s greatest composers. Miami City Ballet creates programs for families to experience the beauty and fun of ballet in an interactive and dynamic format. (“BFF”) engages all the senses as families learn, watch, dance … +

Music

“Opus Yemayá”: Frost Chamber Players at Gusman Hall

Oct 29, 2019, 7:30 PM

Virtuoso Frost faculty members join forces to perform music by women composers from around the world, in an evening of bold modern works, masterful classics, and inspired premieres. Associate Professor Dorothy Hindman guides us through the world of women composers in a 30-minute pre-concert discussion with the artists. Valerie Coleman and Jennifer Grim, flutes Robert Weiner, oboe Margaret Donaghue, clarinet Gabriel Beavers, … +

Events

IlluminArts Anniversary Party and Gala Fundraiser

Nov 17, 2019. 4:00PM - 7:00PM

IlluminArts debuted on the Miami cultural scene on November 10, 2013. In its short it has collaborated with prominent institutions in the community to tell stories through art and music including the Pérez Art Museum Miami, Bass Museum of Art, Lowe Art Museum, de la Cruz Collection, Bakehouse Art Complex, Miami Center for Architecture and Design and the National YoungArts Foundation. This Year’s … +

Performing Arts

In the Heights at Sunrise Civic Center Theatre

Oct 24-Nov 10, 2019

In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in Washington Heights, New York–a place where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of Latin music. Measure for Measure Theatre begins it 2019-20 season with the Tony AwardⓇ-winning musical In the Heights Thursday, October 24 to Sunday, November … +

Events

Miami Short Film Festival at The Deering State, full schedule

Nov 5-8, 2019

Deering Estate in partnership with the MIAMI short FILM FESTIVAL presents a new series that provides screenings of selected short films. The Movie Labyrinth; Are we there yet?; Then there was you and Slippery Corners of the Mind and more shorts will be screened as a part of the event. Individual tickets on sale. The Miami short Film Festival is dedicated to … +

Dance

Miami City Ballet’s Program One at Broward Center for The Performing Arts

Oct 26-27, 2019

George Balanchine’s Slaughter on Tenth Avenue headlines this program with a parody of hijinks and high kicks, gangsters and cops in this ballet about a tap dancer and the impossible stripper he falls in love with. Balanchine’s sassy and spirited choreography and Richard Rodgers’ tantalizing Broadway score open the season full of laughter in a 1930s speakeasy.  Balanchine’s plotless masterpiece, Stravinsky Violin … +

Performing Arts

The Rocky Horror Show is back at Waterfront Playhouse

Sat Oct 19, 2019 - Fri Oct 25, 2019

Live on stage at Waterfront Playhouse. This sweet transvestite and his motley crew are back for the Time Warp and promising to be better than ever! With Christopher Peterson, Arthur Crocker, Belle Jampol, Kelsey Wilson, Carolyn Cooper, Donavan Pavlicek, Dave Bootle, Tony Konrath, Nick Mazza and John McDonald in talent. The play is directed by Tom Thayer, and with set design by … +

Cinema

SHADOWS by John Cassavetes screening at Miami Beach Cinematheque this October

Wed Oct 2, 2019 - Wed Oct 30, 2019

SHADOWS isn’t America’s first indie feature film, but it may be its first mature one — the first to put everything on the line for its uncompromising modern approach to style and subject matter. As he follows the lives of three black Manhattanite siblings (with a breakout performance by Lelia Goldoni), Cassavetes gives each actor room to shape their character like a … +

Cinema

Flaming Classics: The Queen screens at the Frost Art Museum

Thu Oct 17, 2019 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Frank Simon’s revolutionary documentary The Queen looks at the drag and pageant culture pre-Stonewall. Taking the audience back to 1967, this documentary serves as a record of a queer New York City and a fascinating portrait of the subject and queer icon, Mother Flawless Sabrina. In conjunction with the exhibition Art after Stonewall, 1969-1989, the Frost Art Museum FIU is partnering with … +

Museums

LARA FAVARETTO: Blind Spot at the BASS Museum

Dec 1, 2019 - Apr 19, 2020

Incorporating paintings, sculpture and interactive installations, Lara Favaretto: Blind Spot presents an arrangement of new and recent works alongside ongoing series from the artist’s practice. The exhibition also features a new, site-specific work commissioned for the museum’s permanent collection. Favaretto embraces the idea of constant change, creating works of art and situations that are in flux. Though often humorous and playful, her … +

Art Fairs

Exhibitor List for NADA Miami 2019 Released!

Dec 2019

Here is a most anticipated list of galleries and projects participating  in NADA Miami 2019. New comers include Gasworks (of London), Galeria Alegria (Madrid), and Galerie Iragui (Moscow). Full exhibitor list follows. 14a, Hamburg 56 Henry, New York 80m2 Livia Benavides, Lima AA|LA Gallery, Los Angeles Adams and Ollman, Portland Alden Projects™, New York Galeria Alegria, Madrid Althuis Hofland Fine Arts, Amsterdam … +

Cinema

SMDCAC presents Indie Flicks: Film The Short History of the Long Road

Fri Nov 8, 2019

For teenage Nola (Sabrina Carpenter), home is the open road. Her self-reliant father (Steven Ogg) is her anchor in a life of transience. The pair crisscross the United States in a lovingly refurbished RV, making ends meet through odd jobs while relishing their independence. A shocking rupture, though, casts Nola out on her own. She makes her way to Albuquerque, New Mexico … +

Events

ArtServe Changemaker Circle – November 2019 Edition

Nov 15, 2019 at 06:30 pm (Fri)

ArtServe is hosting a new monthly networking and strategic planning series for artists, entrepreneurs, creative professionals, service leaders and changemakers who are interested in making a positive and powerful difference in the community through the arts. “As a creative laboratory, ArtServe’s goal is to build an inclusive network of creatives, entrepreneurs, business leaders, social service professionals and forward-thinkers interested in co-creating experimental, innovative … +

Music

Nu Deco at The Citadel ft. Wyclef Jean

Oct 11 - 12, 2019. 8:00pm

Nu Deco launches the fifth season at its new resident venue The Citadel. The program on the season opener includes Darcy James Argue’s The Neighborhood, Banner from composer Jessie Montgomery, and a symphonic journey with the Prince of Motown Marvin Gaye. The performance will include a very special collaboration with Grammy Award-winning multi-platinum Haitian artist Wyclef Jean. Program DARCY JAMES ARGUE – THE NEIGHBORHOOD JESSIE MONTGOMERY … +

Performing Arts

“La Memoria”: Theater Improvisation Workshop at Koubek Center

Oct 10, 2019, 11 AM

Utilizing theatrical language, improv techniques, and personal narratives, this workshop aims to create brief performances of around five minutes or less. Participants will be able to explore memories and the richness of the Hispanic language as creative tools. The workshop will be led by theater artist Jose Manuel Dominguez, an En Residencia artist, a program at the MDC Koubek Center in Little … +

Art Fairs

Texas Contemporary’s Returns to Houston for its 8th Edition

Oct 10 - 14, 2019

Texas Contemporary returns to the George R. BrownConvention Center this October 10 – 14 for the fair’s anticipated eighth edition. Over 70 galleries from around the world, including galleries from Venezuela, Estonia,Scotland, Italy and London, will feature top modern and contemporary art in the center ofHouston, Texas. The fair’s reach will continue to expand into the region’s influential andextremely dedicated collecting community. … +

Music

Thievery Corporation comes to The Fillmore

Wed Nov 6, 2019

Thriving for over 20 years without a radio hit, a big budget video, or major label backing Moreover, have managed to do high-profile TV appearances, own and operate their own independent label since day one, sell several million albums and continue to expand their fan base across the globe each year. They’ve collaborated with such uniquely famed artists David Byrne, Perry Farrell, … +