From Feb 9th through Feb 11th, 2006Mantra International World Music Festival 2007 happening next February in Miami announces their call for artists and sponsors. Mantra International World Music Festival is about music and culture from all countries; their art, dance, music, film, cultural traditions and customs. The idea of the Mantra Festival is to create a sanctuary for the arts as well as creating networking opportunities for artists, producers and entertainment professionals. The Mantra Festival and Entertainment Conference, which will be held in conjunction with the 2007 edition of the festival, has already received international attention from bands, record companies, producers and presenters. The festival this year offers performances by artists and entertainers from Thailand, the Netherlands, the Caribbean, South America, the Middle-East, Native American and European. For more information, please call: 305.576.6882
From Jul 7th through 11th, 2010. Gender-bending, lesbian marriage, Cuban theater, queer circus arts, racy humor, laughter, tears and much more will fill the stage at Out in the Tropics, South Florida’s first Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender contemporary performing arts festival, from July 7th through 11th, 2010.
From Jun 9 through 19, 2011. Out in the Tropics kicks off its second year with a panel discussion and opening reception at The Shore Club hotel in Miami Beach. The evening begins with the ideas and insights of some of the best GLBT contemporary artists in Words and Power, a panel discussion moderated by Founding Artistic Director Robert Rosenberg.
From August 17 through September 22, 2012. In celebration of the centenary of the birth of controversial Cuban playwright Virgilio Piñera, the University of Miami (UM) Jerry Herman Ring Theatre will present five of his brilliant plays under the title of Absurd Celebration: The First International Festival of Virgilio Piñera’s Theatre.
FUNDarte and Miami Light Project present Global Cuba Fest 2015, featuring some of the most prominent names in Latin Jazz, and world music. The festival kicks off with an Opening Night Contemporary Cuban Sound Extravaganza on Saturday, March 7, from 7:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. at the Miami Dade County Auditorium . The remaining three events will be held at The Light … +
Now in its sixth edition, FUNDarte’s Out in the Tropics is a unique, daring, and artistically outstanding performance festival featuring work by some of today’s most innovative and relevant GLBTQ artists, including Chely Lima, M Lamar, Marga Gomez, Caridad Svich and John Moletress of force/collision. Out In The Tropics 2015 starts with a poetry reading by Miami’s own Chely Lima followed by … +
FUNDarte and Miami Light Project present Global Cuba Fest 2016, the ninth edition of the much awaited festival that this year brings to the stage some of the most recognized musicians of the Cuban Diaspora in Spain. The program includes sets by Iván “Melon” Lewis, considered one of the most recognized jazz pianists of his generation; by Yadam, singer-songwriter who in the … +