ICA Miami presents a survey of site-specific installations from 1980 to 1998 by Betye SaarRooted in the artist’s critical focus on Black identity and intersectional feminism as well as the racialized and gendered connotations of found objects, Saar’s installations expand on her celebrated repertoire and offer broadened insight into ritual, spirituality and cosmologies in relation to the African American experience and the African diaspora. Saar’s intimately scaled works of... READ MORE+Visual ArtsOct 21, 2021 – Apr 17, 2022
Nick Dear's FRANKENSTEIN premieres at the ArshtOne of the great horror stories of all time, Mary Shelley's classic tale of gods and monsters still fascinates 200 years after its 1818 publication! First presented at the National Theatre in London, where it was directed by Danny Boyle and starred Benedict Cumberbatch, Nick Dear’s adaptation is highly theatrical and surprisingly relevant. Employing striking... READ MORE+News,Performing Arts,TheatersFrom October 14 - 31, 8:00 p.m.
Jonas Kaufmann in recital at the ArshtJonas Kaufmann is among the world’s most acclaimed tenors. Born in Munich, Kaufmann has been an international star since a breakout appearance in 2006 at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. Singing in German, Italian, French, and English, Kaufmann has performed lead roles in Otello, Tosca, Andrea Chénier, Carmen, Werther, Die Walküre, Lohengrin, and many... READ MORE+Music,NewsThursday, October 14 - 8:00 p.m.
Chucho Valdés: The Creation with the Yoruban Orchestra at the ArshtGreat Cuban pianist and composer Jesús “Chucho” Valdés presents La Creación (The Creation), his new work for big band, Afro-Cuban percussion, and vocals. A suite in four movements, La Creación explores the story of creation according to the Regla de Ocha, the Afro-Cuban religion known as Santería. It is an extraordinary testament to an extraordinary... READ MORE+Music,NewsFriday, November 5, 8:00 p.m.
MAINLY MOZART FESTIVAL returns this Saturday with Violinist Kevin Zhu's debut in MiamiTwenty-year-old violinist Kevin Zhu is a recipient of the 2021 Avery Fisher Career Grant. He has amassed an outstanding record of concert performances and competition wins since he began playing violin at age three. Praised for his “awesome technical command and maturity” (The Strad) and “absolute virtuosity, almost blinding in its incredible purity” (L’ape musicale),... READ MORE+MusicSat, Sep 11, 4:00pm - Sun, Sep 12, 2:00pm